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Vampires in the Movies

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The 20 Essential Vampire Movies. You may as well watch them all again between now and Halloween.
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Adorable two-year-old twin girls give a taekwondo demonstration. They don't get much kicking in between beaming smiles at their audience.
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11 Commonly Used Made-Up Words That Drive Us Insane. But please stifle the urge to correct others, especially strangers.
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Kayak the hedgehog was a sick baby that couldn't walk when he was taken in by a volunteer with the Hedgehog Welfare Society. Now he's a tiny superhero, with his own cape!
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The best images the 2013 New York Comic Con had to offer. Makes you wonder how so many people have so much free time.
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The Strange And Beautiful World Of Deep YouTube. With nine examples of what you might find if you had plenty of time to look through the millions of videos.
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Norwegian brothers Vegard and Bard Ylvisaker, better known as Ylvis, have suddenly become stars in the US. They want Americans to know they are comedians before they are musicians.
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Tom Snyder interviewed Lorne Michaels and his cast of unknowns about the soon-to-launch Saturday Night in 1975. It's hard to recall a time when no one knew these people, or what to expect from the show.
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Why is Carrie the only horror movie coming out in October? Here are five reasons that boil down to the fact that you weren't going to go to the theater anyway.

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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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