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Unbelievable Drinking Stories

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Know Your Limits

I don’t in any way encourage over-drinking this weekend while celebrating St. Patrick’s Day—or any other time, really. There is no reason to try to be Andre the Giant, who reportedly once drank 119 beers in a single night. These guys shouldn’t be your idols either.

Please be safe.

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What A Great Idea

Time presents 10 ideas that will improve the lives of humans.

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DIY Super Powers

More and more human beings are making body modifications to give themselves new powers and abilities.

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Where Mascots Are Born

Alinco Costumes is responsible for all the furry costumed characters at NBA games. Check out some cool pictures from their shop.

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Thumbs, Not Guns

Remember when Steven Spielberg caught all that flack a few years back for digitally removing guns from the hands of characters in E.T. and replacing them with walkie talkies? Well, Thumbs and Ammo is sort of like that, except with thumbs.

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How to Make Magic Happen

The writers of the new Steve Carell magician movie had to undergo a magic crash course in order to make the movie. David Copperfield even helped them out.

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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe
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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe. Encountering something that overwhelms your previous experience can be terrifying or enlightening.

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Dominoes and Fire. See a chain reaction of dominoes—powered by candles, hot air, and burning sparklers.

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Alan Hale Jr. "The Skipper." Meet the man behind the Gilligan's Island character.

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The 9 Most Nightmarish Movies About Nuclear Attacks. None of them are as scary as growing up during the Cold War arms race.

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5 Tips from NASA for Photographing the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21. The secret is preparing ahead of time.

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The Bloody San Antonio Origins of Chili Con Carne. One of the possible origin stories goes back as far as an uprising in 1813.

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The United States of Movies. The most iconic film set in each state, plotted on a colorful map.

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7 Spacecraft NASA Has Landed on Mars. Some future civilization may discover it and call it a robot planet.

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Where Did That Tuna Come From?
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Why You Should Care About Where Your Tuna Comes From. Pollutants are not the same across the globe.

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A Demonstration of How Water Acts in Space. Watch an astronaut blow fruit punch like bubble gum.

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I Wore A Mars Space Suit And It Was Exhausting. Living in an inhospitable atmosphere will be no walk in the park.

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John Ballou Newbrough's Orphan Utopia. His new Faithist religion was dictated by angels in the 1880s.

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How to Spot a Fake Viral Video. Begin with the idea that not every recording is true to life.

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The Bloody, Exhilarating Bonnie and Clyde Broke Taboos When it Hit Screens 50 Years Ago. It was historical fiction, yet resonated with the counterculture.

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The Game of Thrones Characters Need to Hang Out More. Battles and special effects are nice, but dialogue is where the show really shines.

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How WWII Saved The Great Gatsby From Obscurity. It took almost 20 years for the book to become a hit.

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