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Science Wants Your Dog To Talk

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Sit Up. Roll Over. Speak.

This new device would allow your dog to communicate with you in a whole new way.

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The Movie Beast From Best to Least

Who is the best monster of them all?

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What Would You Say If He Was Standing Right Next To You?

New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey will start the All Star Game tonight. But, despite being a superstar, a lot of people in his own city wouldn’t know him if they saw him. Late Night with Jimmy Fallon sent him out to interview people and prove this point.

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Get Your Way

Let Bill Hader show you the cheat code to life.

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Real Life Begins Now

You might as well have a graduation cap that communicates that.

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The Reality of Fantasy Sports

People in the real world are making real money by playing fake sports.

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Reinventing Sand

Finally that stuff that gets in your bathing suit and stuck between your toes at the beach has been reinvented as an improved castle-building material. Now how do we get all the beaches to be filled with this instead?

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Where’s the Elevator?

Because these staircases are challenging, to say the least.

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Mutiny on the Prisoner Ship
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In the 18th century, Britain shipped around 50,000 prison inmates to the American colonies to do hard labor. James Dalton was sent multiple times for theft, and once succeeded in leading a mutiny aboard the prison ship.

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10 Surprising Ways to Lose Your Mind. Mental disorders can be triggered by a wide variety of conditions.

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How a Group of ’70s Radicals Tried (and Failed) to Invade Disneyland. Four hundred police were waiting for the paltry few hundred Yippies that showed up.

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Rocket Launches Look Even Cooler From Space. A satellite recorded images of a Soyuz launch on July 14.

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How Synthetic Fabrics Inspired a Cultural Revolution. Few people remember how much time laundry and ironing used to take.

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Can you solve the counterfeit coin riddle? You probably could if you had plenty of time.

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Ancient ruins keep being 'discovered.' Were they ever lost?

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A Tree That Flowers With 40 Different Fruits. It's not legendary, but a triumph of science and patience.

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Manta Rays, the Ocean’s Peaceful Giants
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Swim With Manta Rays, the Ocean’s Peaceful Giants. They can grow to 25 feet wide and resemble underwater flying saucers.

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Why ordering from the kids menu is harmful to children. They've changed from smaller portions of adult entrees to bland but safe options for picky eaters.

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22 Facts About Ernest Hemingway. He led an extraordinary, although too short, life.

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A Newly Discovered Diary Tells the Harrowing Story of the Deadly Halifax Explosion. It's believed to be the only same-day account from an eyewitness to the disaster that left 2000 people dead.

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Drug Expiration Dates May Be More Myth Than Fact. A stash of medicines was found to be effectively potent decades after they were made.

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Downtown Atlanta’s Lost Psychedelic Theme Park. The World of Sid and Marty Krofft was as weird as their TV shows.

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Malloy the Invincible. In 1932, a gang of killers bought insurance on a homeless drunk, but then found out he was harder to kill than Rasputin.

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Why Are Baseball Games Nine Innings Long? Believe it or not, that number actually shortened the game.

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