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Wanna Have A Neanderthal Baby?

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Some Kids Act Like Neanderthals And Some Kids Are Actual Neanderthals

A Professor at Harvard Medical School is trying to find a woman willing to be impregnated with a baby created from caveman DNA. And, just to repeat: This is being done at Harvard Medical School, not by some insane mad scientist in a Looney Tunes cartoon.

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Ike Gets Lassoed

President Eisenhower had a cowboy lasso thrown over him during his 1953 inauguration by Montie Montana, an old west style rope trick performer with the best old timey western name ever.

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Holy Car Cash, Batman

Adam West’s iconic Batmobile is about to get auctioned off, and the price it may go for is pretty shocking.

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Google Glasses In Action

I wonder what amazing information about the subway they have to share?

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So, What Do We Think Flossers?

Real or fake?

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Surprising Facts About MLK's Assassination

Here are a couple of facts about the tragedy you might not have been aware of.

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The TV Show Was Better

People love to tell you that the book that a movie was based on was better. But original source material isn’t always superior. Case in point: These TV shows were much better than the films that inspired them.

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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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