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Baby Animal Parade

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Treat Yourself To A 7-Minute Parade Of Baby Animals. If you can take the cuteness that long before your heart starts to burst.
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How does smoking marijuana affect your ability to drive? A TV station asked for volunteers to find out.
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Discovering the Secret Shipwrecks of the Baltic Sea. Divers are reconstructing what happened to ships that sank recently or hundreds of years ago.
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How to make your cat Internet famous. The first requirement is that you must have the right cat.
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FBI files unlock the history of Clandestine Cellphone Tracking Tool.
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Dogs May Understand Human Perspective Better than Previously Thought. This was determined by a study in which dogs took advantage of an opportunity to misbehave.
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Anthony Edwards on Zero Hour, ER, and being Top Gun’s “Mr. Lefty Liberal Peace Lover.” After a decade of retirement, it's good to see that he's back on the big screen.
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Some states have specific laws that allow ministers and parishioners to carry firearms in church. It's a tradition that goes back to the days where almost every man was armed as a matter of course.   
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7 reasons to never ever ever vacation on a cruise ship. Going adrift without power isn't the only disaster that has befallen cruise ships in recent years.
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And go check out the preview for our new YouTube channel with John and Hank Green!

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Game of Thrones Has Changed the Real World
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6 Ways Game of Thrones has Changed the Real World. Even those who don't watch it know the characters as cultural metaphors.

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The Only Thing Worse than Watching an Offensively Bad Comedy is Watching One You Supposedly Wrote. A.J. Via got a movie deal and lost all control of the finished product.

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To Fight Smallpox in the Spanish Colonies, King Charles IV Sent a Ship on a Vaccination Mission in 1803. The expedition included 22 orphans carrying the fresh vaccine in their bodies to keep it safe enough to last the voyage around the world.

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For Centuries, People Celebrated a Little Boy’s First Pair of Trousers. Once he was toilet-trained and could dress himself, he could become a real boy.

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What A Doctor Calls A Condition Can Affect How We Decide To Treat It. A familiar terms carries a lot of baggage, while a new term will encourage patients to just follow doctor's orders.

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Ben Stiller's Never-Ending Midlife Crisis. His new movie Brad's Status is the fourth that explores that theme.

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Sir Arthur and the Fairies. After a thorough but flawed investigation, the Sherlock Holmes author believed the Cottingley Fairies were real.

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Great Stephen King Stories
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16 Great Stephen King Stories to Read This Fall. In case you want to scare yourself silly alone in the dark.

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Cowabunga! Strange Cow Stories. Bossy has gotten herself into some weird places.

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How Two Lesbians Fought the Nazis With a Typewriter. Lucy Schwob and Suzanne Malherbe kept up a propaganda war from their home in the Channel Islands.

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Can You Survive on Potatoes Alone? Maybe, but there are drawbacks to potatoes as a life-sustaining food.

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Why Back-to-School Season Feels Like the New Year—Even for Adults. The majority of people spend more than half their lives tied to the school calendar.

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A Visual History of Lunchboxes. Come for the nostalgia, stay for the trivia.

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An Austrian Ossuary Holds Hundreds of Elaborately Hand-Painted Skulls. The custom is a combination of memento mori and identification.

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A Brief History of United States Currency. Until the Civil War, money was printed privately by banks.

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