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Job Resignation Cakes

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6 Spectacular Resignation Cakes. Not all of them say it as nicely as the one pictured.
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Rat-Sized Snails Are Invading Florida. After they kill all the grass, they can eat stucco off the houses.
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The Ethics of Disaster Photography in the Age of Social Media. When everyone's got a camera, the best and worst will all go online quickly.
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How to raise a child who reads. Let them know how enjoyable it can be.
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Parasitic Worm Inspires New Surgical Technique For Skin Grafts. Just the mechanism -they don't actually use the parasite itself.
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Adam Scott, the Australian golfer, won the Masters Tournament, while Adam Scott, the TV actor, didn't. And he's not happy about it.
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How Women Define Success. Surprise! Not much differently from the way men do.
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Marathon runners are a tough, tight-knit, and resilient bunch. An act of terrorism will not stop them from running or racing.

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The Last Solar Eclipse
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The Last Solar Eclipse. There will come a time when the moon is too far away to produce a solar eclipse.

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Nebraska's Fearless Maid. How Minnie Freeman saved her students during the blizzard of 1888.

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Confessions of a Costume Curator. Historic garments carry the ghosts of the people who once wore them.

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This Infant's Size Confirms a Concern Doctors Have Had for Years: Large babies as well as small babies can be an indication of problems ahead.

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18 Science Fiction Spacesuits, Ranked. They may look cool, but how safe and usable would they be in real life?

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The Haunting Magic of Ghost Buildings. They aren't there anymore, but they've left evidence of their existence on the shared walls of the adjacent buildings.

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Technology Could Make Us Immortal. (But there will be consequences.)

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6 Unexpected Consequences of a Solar Eclipse. Be ready for them.

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Einstein is Proved Right (Again)
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Deep in the Heart of Our Galaxy, Einstein is Proved Right Again. His theory of general relativity holds true even at the black hole near the center of our galaxy.

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"Total Eclipse of the Heart" Was Almost a Meat Loaf Song. It was written for him, but then detoured to Bonnie Tyler.

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The Atomic Bomb That Was Too Big To Use. The largest nuclear bomb ever made, Tsar Bomba, was actually a scaled-down version of the original design.

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6 Weirdly Specific Ideas Movies Have About Normal Bathrooms. You'll be surprised by the many times the same weird thing happens in a bathroom across different fictional worlds.

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What It’s Like to Apartment Hunt With a Boyfriend Who Has No Credit Score. He's a responsible guy, but couldn't prove it on paper.

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The 33 Most Romantic Moments In TV History. Get your hankies out.

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27 Hilariously Nasty Sounding Mushroom Species Names. They would be hurt by them if they had feelings.

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