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Everything about our relationship with technology is summed up in the short film iDiots. Cute little robots watching cat videos on mobile devices is just the beginning.
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10 Delightful Dave Grohl Facts To Remind You Dave Grohl Is The King Of Cool Rock Stars. Anyone can be talented, but Grohl is also funny and downright nice to people.
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The Strange Fate of Eben Byers. He suffered a horrific death from drinking a health tonic.
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Burglar Rolando Lozano taunted the local police on their Facebook page, saying "Catch me if u can." Within a few minutes, they did.
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Adam took the opportunity of a rap battle to propose to his girlfriend Rapunsell live on stage. I bet he got extra points for that.
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Bill Murray shows us his skill with tongue twisters in a 30-year-old Laserdisc routine. He eventually even puts one in musical form.
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Gravity director Alfonso Cuaron's son Jonas made a short film showing what was happening on the other end of Sandra Bullock's distress call from space. Aningaaq was intended as a featurette, but has been submitted for an Academy Award.
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11 Impressive Thanksgiving Cupcakes. If you picture anything normally on a Thanksgiving dinner table, it can also be made into a cupcake.

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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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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel
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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel. Action Comics #1000 celebrates the anniversary by reminding us of what the superhero is all about.

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North Carolina’s Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park and Museum. Detour your next road trip to enjoy this whimsical attraction.

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The Rise and Fall of the Hormel Girls, Who Sold America on SPAM. The drum and bugle corps made the act of eating canned meat feel patriotic.

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O Moldy Night: A Celebration of Molded Food. Outstanding dishes at an event in North Carolina ranged from the sublime to the disgusting.

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What It's Like To Be Latino In the U.S. The hyphen makes life difficult on both sides.

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A Real-life Lord of the Flies: the Troubling Legacy of the Robbers Cave Experiment. Muzafer Sherif manipulated boys at summer camp to hate each other in the 1950s, but they only learned the truth as elderly men.

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Ten Superstitions of Writers and Artists. They must have worked, since all these people became famous.

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On Pins and Needles: 11 Famous Knitters. The hobby never completely goes out of style.

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