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Captain Kirk’s Phaser Is Worth More Than Your House. The cool-looking weapon from Shatner's pilot episode sold for almost a quarter-million dollars.
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The 25 Books Every Kid Should Have on Their Bookshelf. I can vouch for each one that was available when I was a child.
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Jack Black's film School of Rock is going to become a Broadway musical. It will be adapted by none other than Andrew Lloyd Webber.
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The blog Everyday Sexism gives women a place to share their experiences of, well, everyday sexism. The bad part is that the site has gathered 25,000 stories in just one year.
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12 Awesome Solar-Powered Race Cars. Engineers all over the world compete to design the fastest car without a fill up.
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Cancer, Deadlines and Edwardian England. Trying to maintain a writing career while battling illness is no picnic.
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The short film Cargo take the zombie apocalypse to another level. Bring your hankie and watch a doomed father care for his baby girl.
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Dogs do great work sniffing out bombs, drugs, and even cancer. Now canines are being trained to find smuggled wildlife, whether alive or dead.
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After winning the men's basketball championship, the Louisville Cardinals winning team wanted to watch the school play in the women's championship game last night. But the NCAA said no.

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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You?
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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You? No, but there's a reason behind why people still think so.

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10 Misconceptions About U.S. Immigration. Every wave of newcomers has encountered resistance from those already here.

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21 Facts You Might Not Know About Rodney Dangerfield. He got no respect, but we'll never forget him.

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Watch a Man Build a Log Cabin by Himself in Four Minutes. It actually took months, but this is a fascinating yet relaxing time-lapse version.

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How Montana Gold Rushers Literally Threw Away a Fortune in Sapphires. Yogo Gulch still produces some of the finest sapphires in the world.

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New Details Emerge About Solo: A Star Wars Story. Including an official synopsis.

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The Starbucks Logo Has A Secret You’ve Never Noticed. She was too perfect to be real before a small design change.

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8 Major Milestones in Facial Transplant Surgeries. What was recently thought impossible has been accomplished quite a few times.

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Liam Neeson, World's Worst Traveler
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Liam Neeson, World's Worst Traveler. The Commuter is the latest of a long line of films in which the action star ruins transportation for everyone.

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Snow Rollers: Nature’s Winter Treat. Snow can naturally form into wheels, carpet rolls, or big boulders.

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A Former Gang Member Explains How Easy It Is to Join a Gang. It offers a sense of belonging when you don't get that at home.

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Hollywood Movies Renamed for Japanese Audiences. Some are funny, and some are better than the English title.

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Ladykillers: Murder Ballads and the Country Women Who Sang Them. The underappreciated who sang about the unacceptable eventually became hidden treasures.

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13 Quick and Easy Breakfasts to Jumpstart Your Winter Mornings. Something new will make the whole day go easier.

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11 Ways Advertisers Make Food Look Delicious. It's much more difficult than you might think.

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