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The World's Longest Swing Set Has 127 Swings

Shaunacy Ferro

Big Brothers Big Sisters teamed up with a swing set manufacturer to build, and then give away, the longest swing set on Earth.

12 Eye-Opening Facts About 'Peaky Blinders'

Roger Cormier

Among those who have helped shape the show behind the scenes are Liam Neeson and Ozzy Osbourne.

The World’s First Fully 3D-Printed Office Building Is Opening in Dubai

Shaunacy Ferro

Its architects estimate that it created 60 percent less construction waste than a regular building would have.

7 Tricks from Bartenders on How to Make a Better Mint Julep

Stephanie Vermillion

Some tips (and recipes!) from some real mint julep aficionados.

15 Incredible Monuments That Honor American Soldiers

Joan MacDonald

These monuments and memorials remember the service of America’s military personnel with gratitude and respect.

The Most Popular Amazon Deals We've Found This Year

Smart Shopping Team

Since our Smart Shopping Team began hunting for great deals earlier this year, they've hit on quite a few that readers have loved.

36 Celebrities Who Served Our Country

Stacy Conradt Jill Harness Jens T Carstensen

Here are a few famous faces who have served the red, white, and blue.

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The Mysterious Death of Christopher Marlowe

Stacy Conradt

On May 30, 1593, the writer arrived at a lodging house for drinks with friends and never emerged.

Morning Cup of Links: 'Roots' Tonight

Miss Cellania

Check out these awesome links!

5 Rejected Designs for the Lincoln Memorial

Stacy Conradt

The National Mall would have looked much different if one of these had made the cut.

The 1909 Cherry Mine Disaster

Miss Cellania

A 1909 fire at the Cherry mine in Illinois killed 259 men and three dozen mules.

6 Kid-Tested Ways to Build Lasting Friendships

Presented by American Family.

10 Things to Remember About Memorial Day

David Holzel

Memorial Day is more than just a three-day weekend and a chance to get the year's first sunburn.

Video: NPR Asks Astronauts Your Questions

Chris Higgins

"I definitely dreamed weightless...And then I would dream that way when I got home." -Cady Coleman, NASA astronaut

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