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Star Trek for Dummies. Take the short course to be ready for Star Trek: Into Darkness opening at IMAX theaters today and nationwide Thursday.
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This is the story of Boston Police Officer Richard Donohue. He almost died after the firefight with the Tsarnaevs and is still in the ICU.  
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Kali The Polar Bear Cub is preparing to fly to his new home at the Buffalo Zoo. He'll join 6-month-old female cub Luna as his new sibling and playmate.
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Andy Samburg's new TV show is a cop comedy called Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Watch the trailer and see if it tickles your funny bone.
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The Mangarahara cichlid is extinct in the wild, and there are only three of these fish in zoos. They are all male, so conservationists are reaching out to aquarium owners for help.
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The Bridesmaids revolution that never happened. It turns out that Hollywood is more male-dominated than five years ago.
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10 Faked Historical Miracles. You can't fool all of the people all of the time.
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If you're graduating, going off to school, or just doing something different, you might need to start packing. Here are 32 Moving Tips That Will Make Your Life So Much Easier.
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How an Australian hospital is bringing clinically dead people back to life. With two medical innovations, patients have returned after up to an hour without a heartbeat.
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The Best of the Bayeux Tapestry. Historical medieval imagery illustrating modern jokes just might give you a smile.

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Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
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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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10 Holiday Controversies
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10 Holiday Controversies. What were once personal choices are now public arguments about how it should be done.

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How Zarafa, France’s First Giraffe, Became a Cultural Sensation. Artists across the country wanted to draw or paint her.

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The 6 Big Superhero Movies Of 2017, Ranked From Worst To Best. It's hard to disagree with such a short list, but some fans will.

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When They Tried to Collect on a Nonexistent Debt, This Man Fought Back. Andrew Therrien took the harassment personally, and set out to find out who was behind it.

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Competitive creative dog grooming is an activity that makes dogs into an art medium. The documentary short Well Groomed follows two creative dog groomers through the biggest such contest at Groom Expo.

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Ada Blackjack, the Forgotten Sole Survivor of an Odd Arctic Expedition. She didn't know how to shoot or trap, but she had to make it back to her young son.

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The American Savings Crisis, Explained. Even if we could build savings in this economy, it wouldn't be worth the effort.

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12 Heroic U.S. Military Chaplains. They didn't want to kill, but served by their own sacrifice.

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