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Make your kid a guinea pig with Shaun Gallagher's new book.

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According to IMDb, Mister Rogers' only non-Mister Rogers-related acting credit is the time he played a reverend on Doctor Quinn, Medicine Woman in 1996. The Neighborhood Archive explains how the guest appearance came about.

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In the wake of global leader and hero Nelson Mandela's death, newspapers around the world are paying homage to his legacy.

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"Total cloud inversion" may sound dryly scientific, but these stunning photos of the Grand Canyon filled with billows of fog as a result of said meteorological phenomenon are anything but.

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The cast members of the classic children's book-turned-movie Matilda reunited recently, and being all grown up didn't stop any of them from having some fun re-enacting the iconic scenes of their youth. Bruce Bogtrotter's chocolate cake makes an appearance, and it appears to have grown quite a bit as well...

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For hours of guilty pleasure enjoyment, here are the 45 best Tumblrs of the year.

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Don’t make the mistake of ordering the wrong type of wine with dinner. Instead, consult this handy chart.

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The gifts touted in “The 12 Days of Christmas” aren’t the most budget-friendly option for this holiday season.

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Famously foul-mouthed chef Gordon Ramsay faced off against The Swedish Chef in a surprisingly family-friendly food showdown.

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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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