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Your Favorite Movie Just Got Better

Because it just got shark-ified.

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Weird Ways to Die: Dino Edition

Here are 10 of the oddest theories on how the dinosaurs vanished.

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When Your Stomach Groans Call A Drone

Imagine the Tacocopter descending from above. Sounds amazing.

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Breaking Through

io9 has a great history and analysis of those odd times when a TV show starts acknowledging it’s a TV show.

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Today I Learned On Reddit’s Today I Learned: Renaming the Shore

Thank you to Reddit user esecarlostondo for posting this TIL that made me laugh by pointing out the name used for a popular American show airing in Japan.

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Hamburger. Ramen Noodles. Ramenburger.

Your mind has just been blown.

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What Is Natural?

Food and beverage labels love the word natural, but do you actually know what it means? (Note: A Ramenburger is not natural)

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Let the Buyer Beware

Sometimes when you think you’re buying an Apple you’re really just buying an apple.

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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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