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Baby Bunnies in the Barracks

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A Marine found four orphaned newborn rabbits, so he took them back to the barracks at Camp Pendleton to hand-raise them. There's nothing cuter than feeding baby bunnies with an eye dropper!
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Dr. Gerhard Steenkamp is a veterinary dentist who travels the world to treat exotic animals. See Steenkamp at work on scary beasts who are even scarier when they suffer a toothache.
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Why Zombies Are Real. A new book examines the science behind reanimating dead bodies.
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New York City has updated and expanded its hurricane evacuation maps. 600,000 more residents are included after the lessons of hurricane Sandy.
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Introducing the Longboard Stroller: Half Baby Stroller, Half Skateboard. It's all fun and games until the first wipeout.
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The township of West Orange, New Jersey, sent a cease and desist letter to a blogger. The response from the blogger's lawyer will no doubt go down in internet history.
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Channing Tatum's hilarious new song is called “(I Wanna) Channing All Over Your Tatum.” The video features a collection of celebrities who couldn't wait to get silly on camera.
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Movie-Inspired Bars We’d Like to Drink At. Because after all, everyone goes to Rick's.
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Meet the 2013 astronaut class that NASA may send to Mars. Half of the eight new recruits are women!
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5 Stories of People Delivered as Cargo. It's a cheaper way to travel, but not exactly guaranteed to be safe.

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The Secret Underground Life of Newborn Meerkat Pups
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The Secret Underground Life of Newborn Meerkat Pups. Nature photographers fitted a meerkat with a camera to get a look inside.

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America’s Secret Ice Base Won’t Stay Frozen Forever. When the glacier hiding it is gone, environmental hazards will be exposed.

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All 11 Versions of the U.S.S. Enterprise, Ranked. With each described in excruciating detail.

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How Tennessee Became the Final Battleground in the Fight for Suffrage. The process was much dirtier than we ever learned in school.

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A Remix in Tribute to Han Solo. He had a lot of great lines over four films, so Eclectic Method gave them rhythm and rhyme.

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Ishmael Beah tells what it was like to go from child soldier in Sierra Leone to high school student in New York. His classmates couldn't figure out why he was so good at paintball.

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A Brief History of Credit Cards. They aren't as old as you might have thought.

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10 Allegedly Cursed Objects. Just keep telling yourself that all the bad things that happened around them could be coincidence.

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How Four Undergrads Got the Scoop on the Unabomber
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How Four Undergrads Got the Scoop on the Unabomber. When news outlets couldn't get to Montana in time, J-school volunteers went into action.

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Kottabos, the Ancient Greek Drinking Game. The skill involved was flinging wine from one's own cup at a target.

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An Acid Trip with Groucho Marx. Yeah, he did LSD. At age 77.

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How Creedence Clearwater Revival Became the Soundtrack to Every Vietnam War Movie. It's not only because those songs take you to that specific era.

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Owen KC Stephens tells a wonderful story about the time an elderly British couple wanted to learn how to play a Star Wars role-playing game. They didn't know what a role-playing game was, but they knew what they were doing.

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These Freaky Fish Can Turn Their Eyes Into Flashlights. The triplefin is tiny, but controls its own super power.

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Unauthorized Dwelling at Yale. Student Allan Kornfeld couldn't afford the dorm charges, so he lived in a campus ventilation shaft for his senior year.

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The Resistance Group That Battled Hitler With Words. The students who worked under the name White Rose paid dearly for their efforts.

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