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RIP: Marcia Wallace

Bart Simpson has been in the 4th grade since 1989, but soon he's going to be getting a new teacher. Marcia Wallace, the voice actor that played Mrs. Krabappel, passed away last Friday. Here are Edna Krabappel’s best episodes.

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The Sun Is Not Getting Hotter

That is just one of the silly climate change denial theories debunked in this video by Nerd Fighter and mental_floss contributor Hank Green.

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Killing to Preserve Future Death

The Dallas Safari Club is trying to save the endangered black rhino from being killed—so that future generations can kill them. And they’re saving them by letting you kill one of them.

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Stranger Than Fiction

There are a lot of shocking and horrifying movie murderers. Unfortunately sometimes the real things are even worse than what’s on the screen. No matter how dark and awful Hollywood gets, they could never think up anything as awful as these real life killers. Contains some NSFW and NSFDHB (Not Safe For Decent Human Beings) content.

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Where the Businesses Live

Did you know that there is a small, inconspicuous building in Delaware that is home to more than 200,000 different businesses? It’s one of the places discussed in this list of the 12 most powerful places on planet Earth.

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These Celebrities Weren’t Dead When Their Obituaries Were Published
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These Celebrities Weren’t Dead When Their Obituaries Were Published. The erroneous reports gave us some enduring celebrity quotes.
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Looking Like a Flapper Meant a Diet of Celery and Cigarettes. For freedom-loving women of the Roaring Twenties, it was worth it to ditch the corset.

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7 Split-Second Movie Jokes You Totally Missed. Production designers know that only avid fans will ever find them on their own.

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Stories Behind 10 Of The Most Haunted Paintings In The World. You don't want to spend too much time staring at them.

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What Would A Guitar Sound Like If You Played 37 Guitar Pedals All At Once? Samuraiguitarist Steve Onotera decided to find out.

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Eddie Putera Recreates People’s Childhood Memories With Realistic Dioramas. His attention to detail is a real delight.

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The Hidden Dangers of Flexible Work Hours. When you can work any time, you risk ending up working all the time.

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38 Facts About Shakespeare’s 38 Plays. We are still learning about them 402 years after his death.

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Scientists Are Pushing For a Ban on Killer Robots
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A Growing Movement of Scientists is Pushing for a Ban on Killer Robots. Separating human judgment from war is a recipe for disaster.

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17 Homes You’ve Seen On TV And What They Look Like Off-Screen. Not shown: the tourists who stop and take pictures.

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The Curious Case of the Law of the Tongue. When orcas help you hunt whales, it's only right to share the meat with them.

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The Hunt for Mexico’s Heirloom Beans. A return to rare and exotic bean varieties has made the humble legume cool.

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Why Restaurants Became So Loud—And How to Fight Back. An ambience designed for "buzz" and "energy" can damage your hearing.

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Should America Go Cash-Free? Digital money is convenient, but total reliance on banks comes with costs.

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10 Out-of-This-World Facts About Plan 9 From Outer Space. What made it a bad movie also made it a lot of fun.

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