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40 Cats Who Are Awful At Hide-And-Seek. No matter how loyal, the real value of a cat is to make you laugh.
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Make a call to the news media from the top of Mount Everest? That's against the law in Nepal!
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Watch a 14-year-old girl play guitar like the big boys. And by "big boys," I specifically mean Eddie Van Halen.
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The 10 Worst Civilian Nuclear Accidents in History. Many that you've never heard of will affect those areas for decades to come.
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9 foods you're totally eating wrong. Here are suggestions for making them easier and more enjoyable.
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10 Star Trek Episodes That Could Be Made Into Movies That Would Satisfy Old And New Trekkies Alike. I'd be in line for tickets to all of them!
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Don’t Be a Tragedy Troll. A guide to proper online and social media behavior following a disaster.
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Sadly, you are uglier than you think. But an inflated sense of beauty is not a bad thing to have.

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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain
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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain. Check out 25 subtle tricks that make you spend more.

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Here’s How You Can Help Fight Family Separation at the Border. A list of resources and organizations that need your skills, time, or money.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Summer Solstice. While the days will only get shorter from here, temperatures will still go up.

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The Forgotten Chefs Who Made Chili Con Carne a Tex-Mex Standard. Women running their own businesses gave us an entirely new cuisine.

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You Would Never Expect Killer Whales to Appear Here. Arctic Ocean prey that once fed polar bears is fair game for orcas.

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Brooklyn's Defunct Domino Sugar Plant Opens as Domino Park. Pictures show how an old factory can become a community park and still retain its history.

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First Impressions. Tom Comitta took the first sentence from 268 New Yorker short stories, sorted them, and combined them into one surprisingly cohesive tale.

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The Original Locations of 15 Famous Chain Stores. There might be one near you!

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How Volcanoes Work. The U.S. has 169 "potentially active" volcanoes, but they're not all alike.

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The Internet is Learning an Important Lesson About Service Dogs. We know you're not supposed to pet them without permission, but what if one approaches you?

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That Time the U.S. Postal Service Tried Delivering Mail By Missile. It saved neither time nor money, but that wasn't the point.

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Why You Should Slack Off to Get Some Work Done. The world's most productive scientists and engineers worked only 10 to 20 hours a week.

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Postcards From the Honeymoon Capital Of The World. For many couples, the Poconos was where the Baby Boom began.

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The Dark Side of ‘Service With a Smile.’ Putting on a happy face when you're not feeling it can lead to mental and physical problems.

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A Horror Story About a Shower Curtain. Or it could be a comedy; either way, it needs to be filmed.

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What's the Difference Between a Broadway and an Off-Broadway Show? It's more than just the street address of the theater.

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