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Hearts, Love, and Sex

Heart Shaped Meals for Valentines Day. That is, if you really want to make your romantic dinner into an unambiguous message.
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This is your brain in love. Sure, it can be boiled down to a chemical reaction and a learning experience, but it sure feels good!  
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Can Shakespeare Help You Score This Valentine's Day? Brush up on what the Bard wrote about sex -there's plenty of it!
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7 tricks zoos use to get endangered animals to mate. You think planning a romantic date for your valentine is difficult -try and figure out what will seduce a tortoise or cheetah!
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If all this Valentine's Day sentiment is making you feel lonely, might as well run with it. Here are some internet pictures, songs, and videos to help you wallow in your sorrow.
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A $9 minimum wage can be only a good thing in the long run. After all, those making such wages are the ones who are spending money in a poor economy.
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Behind the Scenes at the 2013 Westminster Dog Show. See how the pups get primped and posed for posterity.
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Fan Favorite ‘Uncle Scrooge’ Artist Don Rosa Quits Comics. And he has some choice things to say about the way Disney treats comic artists.
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19 Things You Might Not Know About Fleetwood Mac. Featuring rare musical clips of familiar tunes.

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An ‘Outtake’ Video of the Royal Wedding
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BEN STANSALL, AFP/Getty Images

This ‘Outtake’ Video of the Royal Wedding is So Dumb—But So Very Enjoyable. As if it were like everyone else's wedding.

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A Lonely Avocado Searches for His Other Half in The Pits. This sweet short film, written by David Bizzaro, has been selected for more than 30 film festivals so far.

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We’ll First Find Aliens on Eyeball Planets. These are exoplanets that are tidally locked to their star, and carry a thin habitable zone in a ring shape.

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Vulture Ranks Every Star Wars Movie. Ten mini-reviews to justify the rankings include Solo without giving away too much.

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Han Solo was Almost in Revenge of the Sith. His part would have been too silly to believe.

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Deep in the Honduran Rain Forest, an Ecological SWAT Team Explores a Lost World. The diverse biology is a bigger treasure than the lost city that lured explorers there in the first place.

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Roxy, the Long Island Railroad Dog. He knew every train and its schedule, and how to get where he wanted to go.

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The Great Fertility Reversion. America's plummeting birth rate might not be as dire as it seems.

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The X-Men Movies You Never Saw
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20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

The X-Men Movies You Never Saw. Filmmakers have been pushing the comic book heroes for almost three decades.

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How The Gambia Learned to Grow Both Forests and Food. The trick is allowing communities to own, care for, and protect their pieces of the forest.

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Having Babies on Mars Is Going to Be a ‘Titanic Challenge.’ At least one scientist suggests that we start genetically modifying humans to withstand the rigors of reproduction beyond Earth.

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The Five Stages of Watching a Star Wars Movie. See them all play out this weekend as Solo opens in theaters.

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Josiah Henson, the Real Inspiration for Uncle Tom’s Cabin. He settled in Canada, where he was free to publish his life experiences.

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24 Things Princesses At Disney Parks Would Never Tell You. The job comes with strict rules and high standards, but doesn't pay well.

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Meet Gustaf Broman, the 19th Century Con Man Who Attempted to Cross the Atlantic in a Log Boat. He never expected to succeed, as he had other plans for the trip.

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19 Acclaimed Authors and Their Typewriters. Some of those machines are still around, and some are still in use.

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