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Hobbit Recursion

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See elves from the new Hobbit film watch LOTR fanfic vloggers react to the new Hobbit trailer. It gets even more meta when Kellie and Alex react to Peter Jackson's elf video.
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Why You Shouldn’t Mess With The Ocean. The deep, unexplored parts are dark and scary and you'll never have a chance to go there anyway.
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For example, there's the oarfish, which can grow to 56 feet long. Just watch it in a video.
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Did you hear about the time Bruce Lee hit Jackie Chan with a stick and gave him a black eye? It no doubt paid off for Chan in the long run.
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27 hidden gems in Disney movies. Characters and objects constantly show up in other films -if you look close enough.
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Divers are investigating a mysterious sighting at the bottom of Lake Michigan. Some think it may be the remains of a 17th-century ship commanded by the French explorer La Salle.
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Keeping cool under pressure is worth points, but it ain't easy. Watch the most nonsensical interviews from various beauty pageants.
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The Wedding Photos of 25 Musicians in Love. They didn't all last, but they all looked cool in their time.
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6 Superman movies that didn't get made. So many that they kept running into other projects that eventually were produced.
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7 Ways to Nap at Work. It's Monday, and you know you'll need a little break sometime.

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How A Wrinkle in Time Inspired Female Scientists
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True Stories of How A Wrinkle in Time Inspired Female Scientists. The right book at the right time can change the world.

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How a Pile of Unpaid Bills Led to Washington, D.C. The new city was to be a haven from angry creditors.

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At the NBA All-Star Game, Fergie Performed "The Star Spangled Banner" as a Sultry Torch Song. The response was not so much outrage as it was laughter.

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Hawai‘i’s Last Outlaw Hippies. They've been squatting in the Kalalau Valley for 50 years, but that's coming to an end.

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The Insect That Painted Europe Red. When Conquistadors brought cochineal insects back from the Aztec empire, the color they produced made Spanish dyers rich.

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A New Model Predicts That the 'Ideal' Mammal Is 2.5 Times Bigger Than an Elephant. That model assumes adequate resources from an abundant Earth.

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New York’s Oldest Dim Sum Restaurant and the Secrets of Chinatown. Take a tour of Doyers Street, also known as Bloody Angle.

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15 of History's Greatest Mad Scientists. How being downright insane can lead to thinking outside the box.

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5 Surprising Things DNA Has Revealed About Our Ancestors
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Five Surprising Things DNA Has Revealed About Our Ancestors. Our genes are largely the result of travel and intermingling.

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The Top 10 National Parks You've Probably Never Heard Of. One of them may be closer to you than you thought.

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The Well-Dressed Suffragist. If you're going to protest, you'll need to buy a charming new hat.

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The Presidential Portrait That Was the “Ugliest Thing” LBJ Ever Saw. (The artist did not take that comment kindly.)

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In the game Robot Mind Meld, the object is to come up with the same word as a robot in as few steps as possible. Keep in mind that the robot is not as intuitive as you are.

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The Father Of Artistic Figure Skating. It was all about making a perfect figure 8 on the ice until Jackson Haines came along.

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Amazon's Big Gamble on Grocery Delivery. What impact could a giant competitor have on existing businesses?

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President John Tyler's Grandsons Are Still Alive. Tyler took office in 1841, and eventually had 15 children.

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