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Knit the Bridge

Knit the Bridge

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Knit the Bridge

Yarn Bombing goes big in Pittsburgh. The Andy Warhol Bridge is covered for an art project called Knit the Bridge.
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A Baby Panda Meets Her Mom For The First Time And It Is Beautiful. You wonder why they were ever separated in the first place.
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America's First Sex Manual was published in 1766, although it was written much earlier. It was quite popular, but contained Puritanical opinions and strange misinformation.
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Watch a compilation of feel good clips of people saving animals. It will make your whole day seem brighter.
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Almost a year after hurricane Sandy, many survivors struggle with legal questions. Insurance, benefits, rights and obligations, contracts, and paychecks requires lawyers to sort out.
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The Secret Story of Toys. A short documentary on the very lucky people who design and make toys for a living.
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Hell hath no fury like a Star Wars fan who feels entitled to know more about Episode VII. But then again, you're not a real Star Wars fan if you don't have something to complain about.
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In the past 12 years, over 500 people have died after being tased. Maybe "non-lethal" Tasers shouldn't be the first resort method of restraint they have become.
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Is hookup culture a myth? A new study says college students are having less sex than twenty years ago (and probably much less than forty years ago).

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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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