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The Blues Brothers in LEGO

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The Mall Chase Scene From The Blues Brothers Has Been Animated With LEGO Bricks. Jake and Elwood are just as delightfully destructive when played by minifigs!
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Can This Mood-Sensing Bra Curb Overeating? Possibly -if the user learns to use it as a biofeedback device and if they can get a battery to last all day.
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Watch Lily The Baby Elephant's First Year In Two Minutes. The Oregon Zoo watched her grow from a 300-pound newborn to a 1,130-pound adult.
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2013′s Worst Writing About Millennials. Many journalists have generalized an entire generation, but some went above and beyond to offend.
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People Are Naming Their Kids After Breaking Bad Characters. Get ready for classrooms full of Skylers and Jesses in a few years.
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They plowed a maze into the deep snow for their dog to play in. Geno learned the maze alright, but he's not above cheating to get where he wants!
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21 Science Fictions That Became Science Facts In 2013. Brain implants, 3D printing, and advances against AIDS are all included.
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A Field Guide to the Eccentric Creatures of Classic Children's Literature. Just seeing all the nonsensical names on one page will make you smile or even giggle.
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Listen to DJ Earworm mix the 25 most popular songs of 2013 into a 5-minute medley. The United State of Pop 2013 is subtitled "Living the Fantasy."

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The Real Gold Rush Wealth
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The Man Who Got Rich Off the Gold Rush ... Without the Gold. The folks who really prospered were those who provided goods and services to the prospectors.

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Five Elements and Substances That Turned Out Not to Exist. Science progresses with two steps forward and one step back.

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An American Werewolf in London Is Still the Best Horror Reimagining. A look back at the 1981 thriller.

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NASA's Ambitious Plan To Save Earth From A Supervolcano. And we might produce usable energy as a bonus.

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The Devil’s in the Details of These Dark Miniature Scenes. Artist Frank Kunert makes beautiful dioramas, but they each have something weird going on.

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Why Lottery Winners Make Dangerous Neighbors. It's not because they attract burglars.

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Your City's 'Ghost Signs' Have Stories to Tell. Craig Winslow has a unique method of preserving old painted walls without affecting the building itself.

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Iconic Plague Images Are Often Not What They Seem. What a real plague victim looked like was worse, but not as easily conveyed in a painting.

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The Last Solar Eclipse
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The Last Solar Eclipse. There will come a time when the moon is too far away to produce a solar eclipse.

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Nebraska's Fearless Maid. How Minnie Freeman saved her students during the blizzard of 1888.

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Confessions of a Costume Curator. Historic garments carry the ghosts of the people who once wore them.

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This Infant's Size Confirms a Concern Doctors Have Had for Years: Large babies as well as small babies can be an indication of problems ahead.

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18 Science Fiction Spacesuits, Ranked. They may look cool, but how safe and usable would they be in real life?

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The Haunting Magic of Ghost Buildings. They aren't there anymore, but they've left evidence of their existence on the shared walls of the adjacent buildings.

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Technology Could Make Us Immortal. (But there will be consequences.)

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6 Unexpected Consequences of a Solar Eclipse. Be ready for them.

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