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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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Where Did That Tuna Come From?
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Why You Should Care About Where Your Tuna Comes From. Pollutants are not the same across the globe.

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A Demonstration of How Water Acts in Space. Watch an astronaut blow fruit punch like bubble gum.

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I Wore A Mars Space Suit And It Was Exhausting. Living in an inhospitable atmosphere will be no walk in the park.

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John Ballou Newbrough's Orphan Utopia. His new Faithist religion was dictated by angels in the 1880s.

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How to Spot a Fake Viral Video. Begin with the idea that not every recording is true to life.

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The Bloody, Exhilarating Bonnie and Clyde Broke Taboos When it Hit Screens 50 Years Ago. It was historical fiction, yet resonated with the counterculture.

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The Game of Thrones Characters Need to Hang Out More. Battles and special effects are nice, but dialogue is where the show really shines.

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How WWII Saved The Great Gatsby From Obscurity. It took almost 20 years for the book to become a hit.

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A Sports Car is Born
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A Sports Car is Born. The story of that car you wanted as a kid, but thought twice about as an adult.

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The Quiet War Against Ownership. Manufacturers want to maintain control over the products they sell you.

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No One Will Bet Against Science on August 21. Even those who deny climate change will be headed to the solar eclipse totality zone.

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A Brief Tour of European Wedding Cake Traditions. You might want to use one to make your wedding more memorable.

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How the Internet Changed the Meaning of ‘Mamihlapinatapai.’ It perfectly summed up an incident we all know, but now is used to describe online behavior.

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Scientists Discovered a Trove of Volcanoes Hidden Beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet. It might be the densest area of volcanoes in the world.

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The Science of Suffering. Research indicates that trauma can affect your descendants for generations.

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10 Snack Foods Originally Sold as Medicines. While they didn't cure anything, they turned out to be pretty tasty.

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