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Experimenting with Babies

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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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The Magic of Making Marbles
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The Magic of Making Marbles. An expert glassblower shows us how it's done.

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The Marriage of Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio. It burned brightly and then flamed out quickly.

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The 12 Best So-Bad-They're-Good Episodes of Star Trek. They come from four different series in the adventures of Starfleet.

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The Bizarre Case of New Zealand’s Exploding Pants. This illustrates the danger of new products that aren't thoroughly tested.

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Leather: Grown in a Lab, Without Cows. It's collagen produced by engineered yeast that is essentially the same as tanned animal skin.

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Watch a Rare Video of a Two-Faced Kitten. And learn what might cause a Janus cat to be born that way.

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5 Great Alarm Clocks for Reluctant Wakers. A novel idea could really get your attention first thing in the morning.

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Autumnal Equinox Traditions. How folks say goodbye to summer and hello to fall—at least in the Northern Hemisphere.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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