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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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5 Fun Ways to Call or Track Santa
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5 Fun Ways to Call or Track Santa This Holiday Season. Your children will never forget the experience.

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Dr. No: The First James Bond Movie. Peruse some trivia behind the film that started it all in 1962.

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We Should Teach Basic Lifesaving Skills to Everyone. Even kids can develop the skills to be a hero when they are needed.

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The Rise and Fall and Rise of South Africa’s Ostrich King. Lithuanian entrepreneur Max Rose raised his own birds to decorate European ladies' hats.

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In 1932, Rabbi Dr. Akiva Posner and His Wife Rachel of Kiel, Germany, Placed Their Hanukkah Menorah in a Window Facing the Nazi Party Headquarters Across the Street. The family still uses that menorah.

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The Doomsday Diet. Cold War bunkers were stocked for survival, not gourmet dining.

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38 Wonderful Words With No English Equivalent. If we could pronounce them, we would adopt them.

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The Groundbreaking Life of the First Black Astronaut
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The Groundbreaking Life of the First Black Astronaut. In 1966, Robert Lawrence, Jr. was selected for a space program you've never heard of.

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A Hubo Humanoid Robot Carried the Olympic Torch in Daejon, South Korea, on Monday. It showed off a bit by cutting a hole through a wall to pass the torch on.

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The Little Blue Pill: An Oral History of Viagra. A trial of the blood pressure medicine sildenafil had a strange side effect that made it world-famous.

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Banner Ladies: The Human Billboards of Yesteryear. Looking back on a peculiar advertising trend of the 1870s.

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The Surprising History of the Kimono. It went from simple body covering to cultural icon during the Edo period.

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Confessions of a Star Wars Nerd. No matter how much of a fan you consider yourself, there is always someone who will out-geek you.

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Incredible Photographs of a Doomed 1914 Antarctic Expedition. Over two years, they lived on a ship, on ice, and on an island before they could leave.

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