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Édouard Manet
Édouard Manet

On the Lookout for Stolen Art

Édouard Manet
Édouard Manet

The FBI needs your help in finding $500 million worth of art stolen in 1990. Have you seen any of these paintings?
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21 TV episodes that do dream sequences right. Each is liable to leave you with nightmares of your own.
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This baby elephant just wants some love! And what an elephant wants, an elephant gets by throwing its weight around.
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After a couple years of buzz, the opening of the Ashton Kutcher film jOBS has been postponed indefinitely. The producers say there isn't enough time to create a buzz before the planned April release.
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Bring your hankie and watch as a deaf woman with a new cochlear implant hears her husband and son for the first time. You can tell the exact moment that vibrations turn to sound because that's when the tears start.
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The Walls Have Eyes: Abandoned Spaces Given Graffiti Facelifts. Artists make urban blight into something that makes people smile.    
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One Reason Women Stay Home: Because It's Easier on Everyone. That is, once you get past the reason "because they can."
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How earthquakes create most of the world's gold deposits. Knowing this probably doesn't make it any bit easier to get to.

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Warner Home Video
25 Unsung Christmas Icons
Warner Home Video
Warner Home Video

25 Unsung Christmas Icons. You know them, from Yukon Cornelius to Cousin Eddie.

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The Christmas Bird Count. The hundred-year-old tradition is yielding useful information about how our world is changing.

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The Billionaire Who Refused to Pay Kidnappers to Save His Grandson's Life. The true story behind the movie All the Money in the World.

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19 Weird Ways Christmas Was Totally Different 100 Years Ago. Only the best traditions stand the test of time.

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Why Your Brain Has Trouble Bailing Out Of a Bad Plan. Dialing it back takes too many steps.

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Christmas Time Means Sneaky Cats Getting Stuck in Trees. And they're not the least bit sorry about it.

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15 High-Flying Facts About Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. The story set in the 19th century brought martial arts movies into the 21st century.

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Oscilloscope Laboratories
Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Oscilloscope Laboratories

Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked. There are 79 to choose from, with critiques.

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Academic Publishing is Headed for a Day of Reckoning. When you must pay to publish and then pay to read, how can we afford to learn science?

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12 Bizarre Inspirations Behind Star Wars Movie Characters. The creators have been asked time and time again where they got their ideas, and the answers range from goofy (literally) to sublime.

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The World Might Be Better Off Without College for Everyone. It's become an arms race for unnecessary job credentials.

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2017 is the Year that Computers Became Phones. The way people use technology is driving the design of the modern desktop and laptop.

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15 Things You Might Not Know About Leonardo da Vinci's Vitruvian Man. The mathematical sketch was a personal note that became one of the artist's most famous works.

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