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The Dangers of Space Colonies

9 Reasons Why Colonizing Outer Space Is a Bad Idea (according to pop culture). We've seen so many things go wrong on the screen already.
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32 Inspiring Yearbook Quotes For Graduating Seniors. From other 18-year-olds who needed a fast quote for the yearbook.
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Showrunner Vince Gilligan says the final episodes of Breaking Bad will not leave us hanging like The Sopranos did. He promises the series will end in "as satisfying a manner as we could possibly come up with."
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Why we should all care about libraries. Those in New York may be cut by budget restraints, but it could happen anywhere and everywhere.
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Meet Alex, the Breakdancing Dog! He learned this move on his own, because who could teach it?
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What The Cast Of the History Channel’s Vikings Looks Like In Real Life. Hint: nothing at all like Vikings.
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Watch Willie Nelson try out for the role of Gandalf in the next Hobbit film. Ian McKellan says the 80-year-old musician is too young for the role.
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Yes, money can buy you happiness. A new study confirms what most of us knew, but the wealthy don't want to admit.
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The Many Meanings of May Day. "May" yours be happy and pleasant!

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The Battle of New York: An Avengers Oral History
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The Battle of New York: An Avengers Oral History. It took a huge team of professionals to pull it off.

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The Mountain Man Who Outran His Captors Barefoot and Naked. John Colter had to think fast to escape Blackfoot country.

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A Program to Guide You to College Success. First-generation college students do much better when they have personal guidance from trained counselors.

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When Don the Talking Dog Took the Nation by Storm. He only knew eight words, but was the hit of the vaudeville circuit.

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A Spring Drive in Nepal. A driver must have nerves of steel to avoid waterfalls cascading over the mountain road.

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The Heart-Racing Drama of Dissecting a Beached Whale. Dr. Joy Reidenberg shares stories from her unique job.

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The Robot-Operated Power Plant of the Future. One is already being built in Japan.

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7 Times People Were Awarded Lifetime Supplies Of Things. That's the way to make a few lifetime fans.

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What Are Mercury's Mysterious Red Spots?
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What Are Mercury's Mysterious Red Spots? Data from the MESSENGER probe proves the tiny planet is more interesting than we ever knew.

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How Antonio Banderas Conquered His Fear of Playing Picasso. The role of his hometown hero was intimidating before now.

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What Kind of Town Elects a Cat as its Mayor? The kind of town Talkeetna, Alaska, is.

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Where the Amish Go on Vacation. A neighborhood in Sarasota, Florida, is the place for an annual respite from normal work.

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8 Serious Hollywood Scenes That Looked Hilarious Before CGI. Don't let a look behind the scenes ruin your suspension of disbelief.

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A Cat Walks Into a Deli ... And the clerk helps him select a choice cut of meat.

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How Charles Dickens Imagined a Westworld-like Robot Theme Park Back In 1838. The Mudfog Association proposed using automatons to provide immersive entertainment.

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The Jewish Psychic Who Tricked Hitler. Erik Jan Hanussen was a master at manipulating gullible people, up to a point.

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