The Hidden Memories of Plants

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The Hidden Memories of Plants. Plants can adapt their behavior to conditions not found in their normal environment—and remember those behavioral adaptations over time.

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What the U.S. Can Learn From Cuba About Preparing For Hurricanes. Their national preparedness program stands out among Caribbean nations.

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13 Ghost Stories From Hotels That'll Make You Want To Sleep With The Light On. You'll want to remember these while planning your next vacation.

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The Deadly 1991 Hamlet Fire Exposed the High Cost of “Cheap.” Deregulation and cost-cutting measures led to the deaths of 25 workers in North Carolina.

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The First Japanese Woman to Go to College. Ōyama Sutematsu dedicated her life to educating Japanese girls after her time in the U.S.

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The 2017 Bird Photographer of the Year Awards. Wildlife photographers show off their very best.

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Which Foods Really Belong in Your Fridge?  Practical advice for storing your food properly—and settling arguments.

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10 Questionable Grooming Products from the 19th Century. They could be disgusting or even downright dangerous.

Cities Where You Don’t Need AC or Heat

Downtown Mexico City at twilight
Downtown Mexico City at twilight
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Cities of the World Where You Don’t Need AC or Heat. There are 13 cities that fill the bill, and quite a few more that have rather nice temperatures.

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With BlacKkKlansman, Spike Lee Turns a Dull Memoir Into an Energetic Crowd-Pleaser. A movie with a message can still be exciting and even funny.

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After 100 Years, Roald Amundsen’s Polar Ship Returns to Norway. The Maud is safe, despite a century of bad luck and failed voyages.

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You Should Get Your Coffee Before Boarding Your Flight. If the flight attendants won't drink the water on a plane, neither should you.

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40 Vintage Portraits of Extremely Handsome Victorian Men With Mustaches. Many resemble one modern movie star or another.

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The Rise of Identity Condiments. How you feel about mayonnaise can signify your generational status, whether you use it or not.

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America is Terrible at Summer Vacation. About half of us will take no time off at all.

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Trebitsch Lincoln, the Nazis' Would-Be Supernatural Weapon. The double agent harnessed the wishful thinking of those around him.

Sunset Boulevard: The Original Hollywood Exposé

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Paramount Pictures Home Entertainment

Sunset Boulevard: The Original Hollywood Exposé. For many viewers, the 1950 film was their first look at the sausage factories that make movies.

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The Metrosexual Knights Who Defended Medieval Korea. Young aristocrats were honored to join the Hwarang Boys Academy.

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The Mysterious Pilostyles is a Plant Within a Plant. It's a rare botanical parasite that has foregone its own photosynthesis, leaves, and roots.

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The Chinese-Born Doctor Who Brought Tofu to America. Dr. Yamei Kin was the first Chinese woman to earn an American medical degree.

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17 Red Flags That First-Time House Hunters Should Watch Out For. Sure, you can change things, but it might cost more than you can afford.

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Watch this Interesting Overview of the Current State of Human Bionics. Technology and imagination are giving us prosthetics that do more than just replace limbs.

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How Norman Conquerors Changed the Holy Roman Empire and the World Forever. They are responsible for many parts of the life you know.

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8 Bizarre Facts About Hieronymous Bosch. You would expect no less from the painter of The Garden of Earthly Delights.

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