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Surprising Oscar Winners

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12 Movies You Won’t Believe Are Oscar Winners. Considering the Academy's reluctance to give an Oscar to a comedy, that is.
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9 Horrifying Creatures That Are Real Life Vampires. From fish to birds to insects, they're all out for blood.
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Meet BG: The Johannesburg Zoo’s Tweeting Honey Badger. The zoo rigged the badger's cage with automatic cameras for a non-stop stream of image Tweets.
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Why aren't there more solar plants in the desert? What seems like a winning idea isn't as easy as it sounds.
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Just when you thought SyFy movies couldn't get any more ridiculous, they combine a natural disaster with a predator. Behold, the trailer for Sharknado!
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Ten Sleepy Animals. They don't do anything but look adorable, but isn't that all you really want?
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Nine life lessons you can learn from Hamlet. The title character overthinks everything, so that you don't have to.
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11 movies in which Washington, D.C. get destroyed. What has Hollywood got against the capital these days?
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5 shocking facts about the painkiller epidemic among women. Five times as many women die from painkillers now as in 1999.
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7 July 4th Traditions from Around the Nation. Do you have any others to add?

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The Magic of Making Marbles
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The Magic of Making Marbles. An expert glassblower shows us how it's done.

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The Marriage of Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio. It burned brightly and then flamed out quickly.

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The 12 Best So-Bad-They're-Good Episodes of Star Trek. They come from four different series in the adventures of Starfleet.

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The Bizarre Case of New Zealand’s Exploding Pants. This illustrates the danger of new products that aren't thoroughly tested.

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Leather: Grown in a Lab, Without Cows. It's collagen produced by engineered yeast that is essentially the same as tanned animal skin.

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Watch a Rare Video of a Two-Faced Kitten. And learn what might cause a Janus cat to be born that way.

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5 Great Alarm Clocks for Reluctant Wakers. A novel idea could really get your attention first thing in the morning.

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Autumnal Equinox Traditions. How folks say goodbye to summer and hello to fall—at least in the Northern Hemisphere.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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