How long do you have to live in a city before you find out about its secret underground library? In my case, I guess it's 10 months, because I just heard about the tiny New York Public Library branch (the Terence Cardinal Cooke-Cathedral Branch, officially) tucked away in a subway station.
Get Grist in Your Inbox
Jess Zimmerman is the editor of Grist List.
An eagle stole a video camera and made this cinematic masterpiece
Black widows found on grapes in several states; time to stop eating all food
Kidnapped Ethiopian girl rescued by caring, protective lions
New whale species discovered under highway
You will not be able to stop looking at this penis snake