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The Cheater's Cheat Sheet

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Cheaters Never Win

Learn how to be a dirty, crooked, underhanded trickster.

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Masters of Disguise

These outfits are pretty ridiculous. But it’s even more ridiculous that people fell for them.

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The Sikorsky Prize Has Been Won

After three decades, the Igor I. Sikorsky Human Powered Helicopter Competition is over. Check out who won the $250,000 and science immortality.

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Scotty Is Out of A Job

As it turns out, teleportation may not be quite as simple as movies made it seem. I know you’re crushed.

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Walter White Interviews Bryan Cranston

The man who is the danger questions the man who plays him.

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May I Have Your Attention Please?

This man completely flips the script when he stands up and addresses the subway car.

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Filling the Cowl

Since Christian Bale isn’t interested, there’s a search going on for the new Caped Crusader. Check out the possibilities.

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More Than Muffins

Your muffin pans might be the most useful gadget in your kitchen.

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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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