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Why Star Wars Fans Stay Angry

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Star Wars: A Brief History of Fan Anger and Frustration. It's what sets the franchise apart from any other fandom.

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It's a Dog Tag's Life. The history of military identification tags.

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Highly Intelligent People Have 3 Habits in Common. And because they're smart, they can break those habits when they want to.

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Recreating Ötzi the Iceman's Shoes. See a new and accurate pair of 5300-year-old boots.

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Underwater Research Team Encounters an Incredible "Fireworks Jellyfish." This is Halitrephes maasi, a deep-sea jelly that reflects any light in the dark waters.

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The Toilet is Over There. A humorous look at military portraits from Oxford historian Dr. Jonathan Healey.

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The Earliest Known Practical Joke has been Discovered in Croatia. The "dribble glass" goes back at least to the 4th century.

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The Science of Life and Death in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. She brought the implications of contemporary experiments to the public with her horror story.

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Breaking Bad: An Oral History
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The Oral History of Breaking Bad. The people behind the groundbreaking show tell its story to celebrate the tenth anniversary of its premiere.

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Why We Didn’t See the Knights of Ren in The Last Jedi. Director Rian Johnson explains that there's nothing nefarious about their absence.

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The Little-Known History of Seafaring Pets. Sailors have been accompanied on voyages by dogs, cats, pigs, chickens, rabbits, and other animals—and not all of them were for dinner.

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A Neopets Romance. This married couple met online when they were 10 and 12 years old.

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How Americans of the 1960s Really Felt About Nuclear Fallout Shelters. Michigan State University surveyed 3514 adults about their feelings regarding preparedness for a nuclear war.

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Why Paris’s Greatest Art Nouveau Metro Stop Is No More. The Bastille station was the greatest of 141 metro stations designed by Hector Guimard at the turn of the 20th century.

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Your Coworkers are Not Your Friends. A bit of formality is appropriate among people who did not choose who they spend all day with.

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10 Graves That Are Remarkably Secure. They keep grave robbers out and zombies in.

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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You?
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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You? No, but there's a reason behind why people still think so.

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10 Misconceptions About U.S. Immigration. Every wave of newcomers has encountered resistance from those already here.

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21 Facts You Might Not Know About Rodney Dangerfield. He got no respect, but we'll never forget him.

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Watch a Man Build a Log Cabin by Himself in Four Minutes. It actually took months, but this is a fascinating yet relaxing time-lapse version.

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How Montana Gold Rushers Literally Threw Away a Fortune in Sapphires. Yogo Gulch still produces some of the finest sapphires in the world.

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New Details Emerge About Solo: A Star Wars Story. Including an official synopsis.

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The Starbucks Logo Has A Secret You’ve Never Noticed. She was too perfect to be real before a small design change.

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8 Major Milestones in Facial Transplant Surgeries. What was recently thought impossible has been accomplished quite a few times.

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