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Movies Where the Dog Doesn't Die

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Does the Dog Die? allows sensitive movie viewers to plan their next Netflix marathon to avoid movies where any beloved pets die – or at least to plan ahead enough to buy tissues.

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Gmail is introducing a new tabbed layout for its inbox, and users might need a little help learning how to navigate it.

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Jon Stewart’s hiatus from The Daily Show begins Monday, with John Oliver taking over as host, but the British correspondent couldn’t quite wait his turn on Thursday night’s episode.

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This interactive map of MLB, NBA, NFL, and NFL championship wins lets fans watch as their hometown racks up the wins through the years—or not.

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These abandoned mansions might be missing a few bricks here and there, but they don’t lack for fascinating back stories, like Belgium’s Kasteel van Mesen, which originated as a castle before becoming a gin distillery, a tobacco factory, a girls’ boarding school, and ultimately a beautiful ruin.

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Americans can’t agree on how to pronounce “mayonnaise,” “pajamas,” or “pecan pie” correctly, but everyone is united in calling their sandwiches “subs”—except, for some reason, in Philadelphia. 

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Taylor Swift did guest vocals on “As Tears Go By” at a Rolling Stones concert, and her performance was predictably controversial. 

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The Groundbreaking Life of the First Black Astronaut
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The Groundbreaking Life of the First Black Astronaut. In 1966, Robert Lawrence, Jr. was selected for a space program you've never heard of.

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A Hubo Humanoid Robot Carried the Olympic Torch in Daejon, South Korea, on Monday. It showed off a bit by cutting a hole through a wall to pass the torch on.

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The Little Blue Pill: An Oral History of Viagra. A trial of the blood pressure medicine sildenafil had a strange side effect that made it world-famous.

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Banner Ladies: The Human Billboards of Yesteryear. Looking back on a peculiar advertising trend of the 1870s.

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The Surprising History of the Kimono. It went from simple body covering to cultural icon during the Edo period.

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Confessions of a Star Wars Nerd. No matter how much of a fan you consider yourself, there is always someone who will out-geek you.

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Incredible Photographs of a Doomed 1914 Antarctic Expedition. Over two years, they lived on a ship, on ice, and on an island before they could leave.

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25 Unsung Christmas Icons
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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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