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The Surprise Pizza Party

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Two-year-old Hazel is in the hospital, receiving treatment for cancer. When a redditor spotted the silly sign in her window, the viral response led to pizza for the entire floor.
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We don't know how the series Glee will deal with the death of one of its stars, Cory Monteith, who died over the weekend. Here's how 10 other TV shows dealt with the death of an actor.
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9 Kids Who Joined Their Dad’s Band. It makes sense to hire someone whose talent you know well, and who you might have a little control over.
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The Supermassive Vacuum Cleaner At the Edge of the Known Universe. We can't see it, we don't know what it is, because it's so far away.
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“Pothole Robin Hood” has been taking asphalt from Jackson, Mississippi's city supply and fixing potholes with it. With 101 potholes repaired, the city is investigating, but doesn't really want to punish such behavior.
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A news reporter gives tips on how to deal with a bear. Once I stopped laughing, I realized I had learned absolutely nothing about bears.
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Twenty years ago, Free Willy was the big summer movie that kids related to. Star Jason James Richter looks back at his time with the orca, and tells what he's been doing since then.
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The incredible Victorian-style fashions of Africa’s Herero people. One remnant -and a reminder- of the German occupation that almost wiped them out.
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5 things that make you irresistible to mosquitoes. It's nature's revenge for the fact that we enjoy summertime.

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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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