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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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Welcome to the Year of the Dog
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Happy Chinese New Year! Welcome to the Year of the Dog.

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The Evolution of Marvel’s Black Panther. Introduced in 1966, the character hits the big screen this weekend.

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The Very Real History of Death Stars. Germany, the Soviet Union, and the U.S. have all drawn up plans for weaponized satellites.

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The Karate Kid gets a modern makeover with Cobra Kai. Daniel and Johnny will revive their unresolved conflicts as older adults in the YouTube Red series.

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How the “Heart Balm Racket” Convinced America That Women Were Up to No Good. Sensational cases of gold diggers meant the end of breach of promise lawsuits.

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What Europe's Oldest Wine Tells Us About Ancient Sicilians. Samples hidden in a cave thousands of years ago hold clues to their everyday lives.

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15 of the World's Most Stunning Winter Destinations. You still have time to book a trip before the tourist season starts.

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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters
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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters. If they were designed as movie aliens, they would be too implausible.

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Making Artificial Earthquakes with a Four-Ton Steel Ball. Get out of the way when it's dropped in the name of science!

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Jerry Lewis in The Bellboy. It wasn't a typical Jerry Lewis movie, but it worked.

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The Incinerator House. Artist Ron Fleming turned an abandoned industrial structure into a home and a work of art.

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Why Adam Rippon Didn’t Win. He finished behind two competitors who fell because of the complicated math of figure skating.

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Was Young Luke Skywalker a Selfless Hero or a Freeloader? Luke took advantage of the Rebel Alliance in using an X-wing or two as his personal vehicle, but a commenter refutes that argument in style.

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15 'Trials of the Century' and the Media Frenzies That Accompanied Them. Because true crime is more fascinating than fiction.

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