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A Great Way to Lose Everything

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But That’s A Really Cool Dreadlocked Banana

This guy lost his ENTIRE LIFE SAVINGS on a carnival game.

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That Art Is So Moving

Ever wonder how gigantic sculptures and art installations are transported? This article provides some photographic insight. And here’s some information on how Lady Liberty got to America.

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Illusions of the 1800s

This book contains fascinating diagrams and illustrations that reveal the tricks behind Victorian era illusions.

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No Man Left Behind

A new documentary tells the story of an American soldier who was left behind in Vietnam, and is still there four and a half decades later.

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The Personification of Buildings

The Faces in Places blog spots a lot of mugs on buildings, but they somehow missed these delightful animated gifs of buildings reacting as they fall down.

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Who Is Jason Collins, You Ask?

Well, he was Jason Segal’s high school teammate.

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Wonder how Astronauts puke in space?

Wonder no more, and let Chris Hadfield tell you how it's done:

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The Magic of Making Marbles
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The Magic of Making Marbles. An expert glassblower shows us how it's done.

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The Marriage of Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio. It burned brightly and then flamed out quickly.

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The 12 Best So-Bad-They're-Good Episodes of Star Trek. They come from four different series in the adventures of Starfleet.

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The Bizarre Case of New Zealand’s Exploding Pants. This illustrates the danger of new products that aren't thoroughly tested.

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Leather: Grown in a Lab, Without Cows. It's collagen produced by engineered yeast that is essentially the same as tanned animal skin.

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Watch a Rare Video of a Two-Faced Kitten. And learn what might cause a Janus cat to be born that way.

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5 Great Alarm Clocks for Reluctant Wakers. A novel idea could really get your attention first thing in the morning.

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Autumnal Equinox Traditions. How folks say goodbye to summer and hello to fall—at least in the Northern Hemisphere.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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