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An Upcoming Game Of Thrones Battle Took 55 Days to Film

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HBO

An Upcoming Game Of Thrones Battle Apparently Took 55 Days to Film. Either it's just that epic, or the weather was particularly horrid.

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The Boat at the Bottom of the Sea. The crab boat Destination went down a year ago in the Bering Sea with six men who were never seen again.

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This Guy Slept for Only 5 Hours A Day as an Experiment. An experiment you don't want to replicate.

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The Secret Art Deco Apartment Hidden Inside Radio City Music Hall. Built for theater operator Roxy Rothafel, it looks the same now as when he lived there in the 1930s.

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7 Times Google Maps Straight Up Ruined People's Lives. There's value in learning to navigate the old-fashioned way as a backup.

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Not Quite The Rock. Meet Tanoai Reed, Dwayne Johnson's cousin and stunt double.

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How American Schools Standardized Madness. The ubiquitous tests are cheating students out of an education.

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Is It Illegal to Fake Your Own Death? You'd be hard-pressed to find a case where it was done without breaking some law.

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How to Enjoy Baseball When Your Team Really Sucks
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How to Enjoy Baseball When Your Team Really Sucks. There's always something good to focus on.

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Two Centuries Before Mandela, This Xhosa Hero Died Escaping Robben Island. Makhanda was arrested in 1819.

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Nikola Tesla's Cat and Other Feline Fascinations. Quite a few cats have left their mark on history.

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The Best Notes Found in Used Books. The marginalia includes criticism, recommendations, dedications, out-of-context communications, snark, spoilers, secret code, and jokes.

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Batman Wants To Join the Marvel Universe. But is he good enough to get in?

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See the Winners of the Dog Photographer Of The Year Awards. Judging must have been difficult, because they are all good dogs.

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These Drawings By J.R.R. Tolkien Bring Middle-Earth To Life. Was there no end to the man's talents?

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10 Travel Apps for Trotting the Globe on a Budget. The internet is a shortcut to finding the best bargains, no matter where you are.

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How James Cameron Crafts Perfect Sequels
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Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Aliens and Terminator 2: How James Cameron Crafts Perfect Sequels. There's still no hope for another Titanic story.

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How Exactly Does Binary Code Work? Learn how "off" and "on" leads to everything you see on the internet.

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25 Years Ago, Sleepless In Seattle Found the Romantic Hiding in the Cynic. Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks made a love story in which the principals didn't meet until the very end.

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When a DNA Test Shatters Your Identity. Unexpected results happen so often that support groups have formed to help people deal with the trauma.

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33 Clever Copycat Recipes For Your Favorite Chain Restaurants. These are particularly helpful when you live far away from those eateries.

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How Inclusive are Beauty Brands Around the World? Depending on where you live, you might not be able to find foundation makeup that matches your skin color.

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Community Plumbing: A Tribute to the Neighborhood Hardware Store. They are a reminder of how real-world skills can be developed to fix what's wrong.

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10 Movies That Were Banned in China. Some of the reasons might have you scratching your head.

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