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An In-Ear Art Gallery

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Not satisfied with traditional methods of displaying his art, Joe Sola will be exhibiting his latest series of teeny-tiny paintings inside an art gallery owner’s ear canal. The medium? Oils.

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He’s gonna be the main event, like no king was before: the latest addition to Serbia’s Belgrade Zoo, a white lion cub, is adorably working on his roar.

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Architect Antoni Gaudí never lived to see the completion of the Sagrada Familia, his towering Catholic masterpiece in Barcelona. After over a century of stop-start construction, the cathedral should be complete in 2026. Until then, the magic of computer animation helps imagine what the final product will look like, a century after its creator’s death.

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How well do you know the flags of the world? (A quiz not for the geographically uncertain.)

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First impressions matter, and these 50 best opening scenes of all time set the stage for cinematic history.

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Someone should introduce the Vatican to a good copy-editor, or at least to the spell-check function.

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Vegans and vegetarians are used to being asked by worried friends how they get their protein. Here’s how.

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The Magic of Making Marbles
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The Magic of Making Marbles. An expert glassblower shows us how it's done.

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The Marriage of Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio. It burned brightly and then flamed out quickly.

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The 12 Best So-Bad-They're-Good Episodes of Star Trek. They come from four different series in the adventures of Starfleet.

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The Bizarre Case of New Zealand’s Exploding Pants. This illustrates the danger of new products that aren't thoroughly tested.

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Leather: Grown in a Lab, Without Cows. It's collagen produced by engineered yeast that is essentially the same as tanned animal skin.

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Watch a Rare Video of a Two-Faced Kitten. And learn what might cause a Janus cat to be born that way.

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5 Great Alarm Clocks for Reluctant Wakers. A novel idea could really get your attention first thing in the morning.

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Autumnal Equinox Traditions. How folks say goodbye to summer and hello to fall—at least in the Northern Hemisphere.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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