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“Halloween Horror Nights” at Universal Studios Hollywood
“Halloween Horror Nights” at Universal Studios Hollywood

The Scariest Haunted Attractions In The Country

“Halloween Horror Nights” at Universal Studios Hollywood
“Halloween Horror Nights” at Universal Studios Hollywood

The Scariest Haunted Attractions In the Country. Big-budget horror productions use the science of fear to give you an adrenaline rush.

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A History of Ghosts on Film. Not movies with special effects, but attempts to film evidence of real ghosts, beginning with Thomas Edison.

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The Ghosts of Japanese School Toilets. The urban legends make up an entire genre.

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A New Type of Northern Light has Been Discovered. They named it Steve, because we have to call it something.

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The Mid-Century Supper Club Revives Kooky Retro Recipes. Their potluck meetings are a trip back to the 1950s.

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Should You Be Allowed to Sell Your Kidney? Medical and ethical experts weigh in on the matter.

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9 Animals That Use Electricity. It's a super power that humans can only harness with machines.

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Warner Home Video
25 Unsung Christmas Icons
Warner Home Video
Warner Home Video

25 Unsung Christmas Icons. You know them, from Yukon Cornelius to Cousin Eddie.

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The Christmas Bird Count. The hundred-year-old tradition is yielding useful information about how our world is changing.

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The Billionaire Who Refused to Pay Kidnappers to Save His Grandson's Life. The true story behind the movie All the Money in the World.

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19 Weird Ways Christmas Was Totally Different 100 Years Ago. Only the best traditions stand the test of time.

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Why Your Brain Has Trouble Bailing Out Of a Bad Plan. Dialing it back takes too many steps.

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Christmas Time Means Sneaky Cats Getting Stuck in Trees. And they're not the least bit sorry about it.

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15 High-Flying Facts About Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. The story set in the 19th century brought martial arts movies into the 21st century.

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Oscilloscope Laboratories
Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Oscilloscope Laboratories

Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked. There are 79 to choose from, with critiques.

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Academic Publishing is Headed for a Day of Reckoning. When you must pay to publish and then pay to read, how can we afford to learn science?

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12 Bizarre Inspirations Behind Star Wars Movie Characters. The creators have been asked time and time again where they got their ideas, and the answers range from goofy (literally) to sublime.

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The World Might Be Better Off Without College for Everyone. It's become an arms race for unnecessary job credentials.

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2017 is the Year that Computers Became Phones. The way people use technology is driving the design of the modern desktop and laptop.

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15 Things You Might Not Know About Leonardo da Vinci's Vitruvian Man. The mathematical sketch was a personal note that became one of the artist's most famous works.

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