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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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Scientists Are Pushing For a Ban on Killer Robots
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A Growing Movement of Scientists is Pushing for a Ban on Killer Robots. Separating human judgment from war is a recipe for disaster.

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17 Homes You’ve Seen On TV And What They Look Like Off-Screen. Not shown: the tourists who stop and take pictures.

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The Curious Case of the Law of the Tongue. When orcas help you hunt whales, it's only right to share the meat with them.

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The Hunt for Mexico’s Heirloom Beans. A return to rare and exotic bean varieties has made the humble legume cool.

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Why Restaurants Became So Loud—And How to Fight Back. An ambience designed for "buzz" and "energy" can damage your hearing.

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Should America Go Cash-Free? Digital money is convenient, but total reliance on banks comes with costs.

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10 Out-of-This-World Facts About Plan 9 From Outer Space. What made it a bad movie also made it a lot of fun.

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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel
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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel. Action Comics #1000 celebrates the anniversary by reminding us of what the superhero is all about.

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North Carolina’s Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park and Museum. Detour your next road trip to enjoy this whimsical attraction.

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The Rise and Fall of the Hormel Girls, Who Sold America on SPAM. The drum and bugle corps made the act of eating canned meat feel patriotic.

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O Moldy Night: A Celebration of Molded Food. Outstanding dishes at an event in North Carolina ranged from the sublime to the disgusting.

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What It's Like To Be Latino In the U.S. The hyphen makes life difficult on both sides.

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A Real-life Lord of the Flies: the Troubling Legacy of the Robbers Cave Experiment. Muzafer Sherif manipulated boys at summer camp to hate each other in the 1950s, but they only learned the truth as elderly men.

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Ten Superstitions of Writers and Artists. They must have worked, since all these people became famous.

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On Pins and Needles: 11 Famous Knitters. The hobby never completely goes out of style.

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