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Where Love Escapes Us

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Where We Just Miss Our Soulmates

BuzzFeed has amassed a map that shows state-by-state where people most frequently announce missed connections.

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Taking That Infallibility Out For One Last Joyride

This article predicts the bizarro things the Pope will make official decrees about in his last week as the Pontiff.

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Bet You Can't Eat Just One

This article digs into the Extraordinary Science of Addictive Junk Food.

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How To: Steal $50 Million in Diamonds

These eight fake cops managed to do it.

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Great New Technology: What Google Glasses Can Really Do

A while back we all gazed in amazement at the first Google Glass video that came out, describing the pie-in-the-sky capabilities of the futuristic eyewear. This video offers a bit more of a realistic view on what wearing them will be like.

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Stupid New Technology: The Worst Way to Watch A Movie

A new movie called It’s A Disaster is being released online in hundreds of short six-second long film clips. Who has been asking for movies this way?

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Art Vandelay and Company

You’re familiar with Art Vandelay. He’s an importer/exporter. Find out more about him and other awesome alteregos.

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Mutiny on the Prisoner Ship
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In the 18th century, Britain shipped around 50,000 prison inmates to the American colonies to do hard labor. James Dalton was sent multiple times for theft, and once succeeded in leading a mutiny aboard the prison ship.

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10 Surprising Ways to Lose Your Mind. Mental disorders can be triggered by a wide variety of conditions.

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How a Group of ’70s Radicals Tried (and Failed) to Invade Disneyland. Four hundred police were waiting for the paltry few hundred Yippies that showed up.

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Rocket Launches Look Even Cooler From Space. A satellite recorded images of a Soyuz launch on July 14.

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How Synthetic Fabrics Inspired a Cultural Revolution. Few people remember how much time laundry and ironing used to take.

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Can you solve the counterfeit coin riddle? You probably could if you had plenty of time.

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Ancient ruins keep being 'discovered.' Were they ever lost?

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A Tree That Flowers With 40 Different Fruits. It's not legendary, but a triumph of science and patience.

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Swim With Manta Rays, the Ocean’s Peaceful Giants. They can grow to 25 feet wide and resemble underwater flying saucers.

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Why ordering from the kids menu is harmful to children. They've changed from smaller portions of adult entrees to bland but safe options for picky eaters.

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22 Facts About Ernest Hemingway. He led an extraordinary, although too short, life.

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A Newly Discovered Diary Tells the Harrowing Story of the Deadly Halifax Explosion. It's believed to be the only same-day account from an eyewitness to the disaster that left 2000 people dead.

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Drug Expiration Dates May Be More Myth Than Fact. A stash of medicines was found to be effectively potent decades after they were made.

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Downtown Atlanta’s Lost Psychedelic Theme Park. The World of Sid and Marty Krofft was as weird as their TV shows.

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Malloy the Invincible. In 1932, a gang of killers bought insurance on a homeless drunk, but then found out he was harder to kill than Rasputin.

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Why Are Baseball Games Nine Innings Long? Believe it or not, that number actually shortened the game.

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