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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 Last Solar Eclipse
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The Last Solar Eclipse. There will come a time when the moon is too far away to produce a solar eclipse.

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Nebraska's Fearless Maid. How Minnie Freeman saved her students during the blizzard of 1888.

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Confessions of a Costume Curator. Historic garments carry the ghosts of the people who once wore them.

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This Infant's Size Confirms a Concern Doctors Have Had for Years: Large babies as well as small babies can be an indication of problems ahead.

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18 Science Fiction Spacesuits, Ranked. They may look cool, but how safe and usable would they be in real life?

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The Haunting Magic of Ghost Buildings. They aren't there anymore, but they've left evidence of their existence on the shared walls of the adjacent buildings.

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Technology Could Make Us Immortal. (But there will be consequences.)

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6 Unexpected Consequences of a Solar Eclipse. Be ready for them.

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Einstein is Proved Right (Again)
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Deep in the Heart of Our Galaxy, Einstein is Proved Right Again. His theory of general relativity holds true even at the black hole near the center of our galaxy.

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"Total Eclipse of the Heart" Was Almost a Meat Loaf Song. It was written for him, but then detoured to Bonnie Tyler.

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The Atomic Bomb That Was Too Big To Use. The largest nuclear bomb ever made, Tsar Bomba, was actually a scaled-down version of the original design.

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6 Weirdly Specific Ideas Movies Have About Normal Bathrooms. You'll be surprised by the many times the same weird thing happens in a bathroom across different fictional worlds.

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What It’s Like to Apartment Hunt With a Boyfriend Who Has No Credit Score. He's a responsible guy, but couldn't prove it on paper.

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The 33 Most Romantic Moments In TV History. Get your hankies out.

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27 Hilariously Nasty Sounding Mushroom Species Names. They would be hurt by them if they had feelings.

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