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Featured Lists 


Top 20 Websites Every Scientist (or Engineer) Ought to Know (

The 10 Best New Travel Websites (Times Online, August 2009) 

Top List of Consumer Review Sites (Liberate Media, June 2008)

America's Smartest Cities (The Daily Beast, October 2009)

Top 11  Bogus Stories of 2009 (Salon)

40 Most Useful Travel Websites that Can Save You a Fortune  (

Ten Best Books About Ireland (Christian Science Monitor, March 17, 2010)

20 Best Money Websites (, February 19, 2010)

Top 10 Common Household Toxins (Time, April 1, 2010)

10 Best Songs About Libraries and Librarians (Flavorwire, January 25, 2010)

101 Most Useful Websites (Telegraph, November 2009)

10 Most Underrated Lesbian Books (Kathleen Bryson, Curve)

Top 10 Sites for Do It Yourself Projects (Green Planet)

Ten Saddest Celebrity Pet Deaths (PeoplePets)

The 14 3/4 Biggest Ideas of the Year (The Atlantic, July/August 2010)

10 Best Foods for Your Heart (Health)

2010 Summer Reading List (Ralph Nader,, July 9, 2010)

America's 10 Best Small Cities (Money, 2010)

The Safest (and Unsafest) Cities for Children (Men's Health)

Top 10 Highest-Paid Authors (Forbes, August 19, 2010)

20 Essential Apps Picked by People We Trust (Salon)

20 Best Graphic Novels of the Decade (2000-2009) (Paste)

8 Accurate Books to Read about Life in Prison (Huffington Post)

2010 P.U.litzer Prizes Recognize 15 Worst Journalism Examples (Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting)

Best Blogs of 2010 (Time)

The Ten Easiest Vegetables to Grow at Home (AlterNet)

The 10 Most Segregated Urban Areas in America (Salon, March 2011) 

The 30 Healthiest Foods (Real Simple)

America's 15 Gayest Cities (The Advocate)

10 Stories More Important than Weinergate (Salon

America's Most and Least Active Cities (Men's Health)

10 Best Web Sites for DIY Projects (Apartment Therapy)

America's 10 Fattest (and Leanest) Cities (Men's Health)

Top Ingredients to Avoid in Personal Care Products (Natural Home and Garden, September /October 2011)

The Top 10 Best Laptops (PC Magazine, November 2011)