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10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Fourth of July. Now you'll look knowledgable and have plenty to talk about at the family picnic.
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How to keep your dog from going nuts during Fourth of July fireworks. The advice from Cesar Millan is very different from what you'd expect.
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DJ Earworm makes it possible for you to listen to all the hottest songs of this summer at the same time. The mashup is more than the sum of its parts.
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Feeling patriotic yet? You'll feel even more so after viewing these Captain America cosplayers. And even more here.
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Witness the joy, the excitement, and the enthusiasm of dogs playing with sprinklers.
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Feminist Disney smashes the patriarchy in your childhood favorites. Meet the woman behind the Tumblr blog that's taking on the Mouse in a big way.
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It's become more accepted to drink with co-workers—sometimes even at the office. But this acceptance doesn't extend to women, who are held to a different standard at the workplace.
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Pluto's two recently-discovered moons were given names associated with the mythology of the underworld (like Pluto itself). When are they going to start using Star Trek mythology, like they should?

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Breaking Bad: An Oral History
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The Oral History of Breaking Bad. The people behind the groundbreaking show tell its story to celebrate the tenth anniversary of its premiere.

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Why We Didn’t See the Knights of Ren in The Last Jedi. Director Rian Johnson explains that there's nothing nefarious about their absence.

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The Little-Known History of Seafaring Pets. Sailors have been accompanied on voyages by dogs, cats, pigs, chickens, rabbits, and other animals—and not all of them were for dinner.

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A Neopets Romance. This married couple met online when they were 10 and 12 years old.

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How Americans of the 1960s Really Felt About Nuclear Fallout Shelters. Michigan State University surveyed 3514 adults about their feelings regarding preparedness for a nuclear war.

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Why Paris’s Greatest Art Nouveau Metro Stop Is No More. The Bastille station was the greatest of 141 metro stations designed by Hector Guimard at the turn of the 20th century.

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Your Coworkers are Not Your Friends. A bit of formality is appropriate among people who did not choose who they spend all day with.

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10 Graves That Are Remarkably Secure. They keep grave robbers out and zombies in.

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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You?
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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You? No, but there's a reason behind why people still think so.

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10 Misconceptions About U.S. Immigration. Every wave of newcomers has encountered resistance from those already here.

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21 Facts You Might Not Know About Rodney Dangerfield. He got no respect, but we'll never forget him.

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Watch a Man Build a Log Cabin by Himself in Four Minutes. It actually took months, but this is a fascinating yet relaxing time-lapse version.

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How Montana Gold Rushers Literally Threw Away a Fortune in Sapphires. Yogo Gulch still produces some of the finest sapphires in the world.

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New Details Emerge About Solo: A Star Wars Story. Including an official synopsis.

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The Starbucks Logo Has A Secret You’ve Never Noticed. She was too perfect to be real before a small design change.

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8 Major Milestones in Facial Transplant Surgeries. What was recently thought impossible has been accomplished quite a few times.

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