Emmaline Soken-Huberty

Emmaline Soken-Huberty is a freelance writer and editor living in Salem, OR with her husband and pet hedgehog.

Emmaline Soken-Huberty

Emmaline Soken-Huberty is a freelance writer and editor living in Salem, OR with her husband and pet hedgehog.

Four Famous People Who Never Existed

The World of Body Modification

Past Plants Make For Fragrant Future

The Best Strategies For Learning Anything

New Study Shows “Gluten Sensitivity” Isn’t Just In Your Head

The Murky Nature of Cranberry Farming

The Story Of Pinocchio Was Originally Extremely Dark

The Most Unusual Phobias

Are “Truth Serums” A Real Thing?

The Pineapple’s Proud Place in History

The Codes That No One Can Crack 

The Story of Expiration Dates And Why They Don’t Matter 

The Most Unusual Grounds For Divorce 

History’s Most Popular Toys

Superheroes They Won’t Be Making Movies About Anytime Soon

Building the Story of Gingerbread Houses

The Truth About The Infamous McDonald’s Hot-Coffee Lawsuit

Four Famous Unsolved Mysteries (That Have Explanations)

Why Are Mustaches Everywhere? 

How Does The Movie Rating System Work? 

The Story of Rubber Ducks, The World’s Favorite Bath Toy

Five Easy Ways To Catch The Black Plague 

No, Lemmings do not Follow each other Off a Cliff!

The Tragic History of the LaserDisc 

Five Disturbing Experiments Scientists Couldn’t Get Away With Today (We Hope) 

Why Is Cold Brew Coffee So Cool?

Sarah Josepha Hale, Abraham Lincoln and FDR: Why We Really Celebrate Thanksgiving

Goodbye to CGI? The Return of Practical Movie Effects

The Shrimpy Story of Sea Monkeys

Literary Eats - The Most Famous Food in Literature 

How Do You Know If Your Dog Is Smart?

Why Humans Kiss On The Lips

The Blind Scientist and the Song of the Stars 

Why Octopuses Are Scary Smart

What Is The Deal With Pumpkin Spice?