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The New Benjamins

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The newly redesigned $100 bill has several new security features. Don't worry, Benjamin Franklin is the same as ever.
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If you took the biggest Tom Hanks movies and strung them together, would they make any sense? They do in this film in which he has a very bad day, with no Meg Ryan to save him.
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The Miley Cyrus bobblehead figure is here. Guess which part of her actually bobbles!
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Actors and directors often do take after take to get all the mistakes out of every scene in a movie. But sometimes those unexpected moments are a delightful improvement over the original plan.
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The 21 Luckiest People In The Entire World. After these close calls, they're just lucky to be among us at all.
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Russian dash cams capture horrible traffic accidents and scammers, but they also capture some incredibly touching moments. Here are the best of the more inspiring clips.
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Batman takes a driver's test. Unfortunately, points are deducted for destruction of property.
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Petting your cat may be stressing him out. The solution is to get another cat.

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Einstein is Proved Right (Again)
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Deep in the Heart of Our Galaxy, Einstein is Proved Right Again. His theory of general relativity holds true even at the black hole near the center of our galaxy.

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"Total Eclipse of the Heart" Was Almost a Meat Loaf Song. It was written for him, but then detoured to Bonnie Tyler.

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The Atomic Bomb That Was Too Big To Use. The largest nuclear bomb ever made, Tsar Bomba, was actually a scaled-down version of the original design.

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6 Weirdly Specific Ideas Movies Have About Normal Bathrooms. You'll be surprised by the many times the same weird thing happens in a bathroom across different fictional worlds.

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What It’s Like to Apartment Hunt With a Boyfriend Who Has No Credit Score. He's a responsible guy, but couldn't prove it on paper.

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The 33 Most Romantic Moments In TV History. Get your hankies out.

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27 Hilariously Nasty Sounding Mushroom Species Names. They would be hurt by them if they had feelings.

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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe
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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe. Encountering something that overwhelms your previous experience can be terrifying or enlightening.

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Dominoes and Fire. See a chain reaction of dominoes—powered by candles, hot air, and burning sparklers.

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Alan Hale Jr. "The Skipper." Meet the man behind the Gilligan's Island character.

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The 9 Most Nightmarish Movies About Nuclear Attacks. None of them are as scary as growing up during the Cold War arms race.

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5 Tips from NASA for Photographing the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21. The secret is preparing ahead of time.

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The Bloody San Antonio Origins of Chili Con Carne. One of the possible origin stories goes back as far as an uprising in 1813.

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The United States of Movies. The most iconic film set in each state, plotted on a colorful map.

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7 Spacecraft NASA Has Landed on Mars. Some future civilization may discover it and call it a robot planet.

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