Death Comes to Springfield

Death Comes to Springfield

One of the characters on The Simpsons is set to join Maude Flanders, Fat Tony and Bleeding Gums Murphy in that great big drawing pad in the sky.

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Stone Lake

Check out the amazing pictures of animals turned to stone by the unique properties of Lake Natron.

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Corned Beef, Lightsabers and Legos

Just a few of the odd things we’ve blasted into space.

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It Takes A Crowd

Here are some really unique things that people are being asked to put their support, and money, behind.

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Still the Master of Its Domain

Check out some facts about one of the greatest episodes of Seinfeld ever.

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How Furlough Can You Go

Conan decided to take a cue from our government and furlough all “non-essential” employees.

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Own A Piece of the Apple

The Empire State Building will soon begin selling ownership shares.

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How Water Could Power Long-Distance Space Travel
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How Water Could Power Long-Distance Space Travel. It's a matter of separating the hydrogen from the oxygen.

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The First Murder Solved by a Fingerprint. La Plata, Argentina, had just set up their new fingerprint department.

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How an Army of Suffragettes Helped Save America From Starvation. The Woman's Land Army sent young women to faraway farms to bring in the crops.

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Full Color 3D X-Rays Are Here. They sound too cool to be real, but seeing one can also give you the creeps.

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19 Unwritten Rules That Everyone Seems To Follow. There are some things that everyone just does, even though they've never been told to, and they certainly have never been told why.

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On The Far Side. You loved the comic, but how much do you know about its creator, Gary Larson?

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How to Make the Perfect Glass of Iced Tea. However, this cold brew method is not compatible with the supersaturated Southern version.

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12 Secrets of Film Editors. We couldn't enjoy a movie without them.

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A Lemon Rolled for a Quarter Mile Down a Street
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A Lemon Rolled for a Quarter Mile Down a Street. And since the evidence is on video, many, many unproductive hours have been spent watching it.

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A Man Grew the World's Longest Fingernails Out of Spite. After 66 years, Shridhar Chillal finally got his 30 feet of nails cut.

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NASA-Designed Heat Shields Could Save Firefighters' Lives. Teams are carrying 40 prototypes as they battle wildfires in the American West.

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The Most Important Video Game on the Planet. Fortnite is so popular that its culture is spilling out into the real world.

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The Futuristic Skyscrapers of 1923 Were Supposed to Solve Traffic Problems. Like many people, those architects assumed we would soon have flying cars.

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Want to Become an Astronaut? There's an app for that.

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10 Nutty Proposals to Save the Planet. Some could eventually lead to plausible ideas.

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