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The Nyan Cat Ferrari

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Deadmau5 takes trolling on the road in a Nyan Cat Ferrari. The elaborate vinyl wrap made his wheels fall off.
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What do you do the day after the Super Bowl? Discuss the commercials and make image memes about the losing team.
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Babies celebrate National Storytelling Week by recreating famous works of literature. They can’t wait to grow up enough to have those stories read to them.
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Goat Simulator is not a real game …yet. But the prototype video is bizarre enough to drum up more interest than the developers can resist.
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Here is the story of the tallest man ever recorded. He kept growing until the day he died …at age 22.
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A Savannah, Georgia, lawyer made an ad to play locally during the Super Bowl and it's gone viral nationwide. Local reaction is mixed, but Michael Bay would be proud.
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22 childhood games ripe for Hollywood adaptation. If you can’t bring ‘em in with quality, bring ‘em in with nostalgia.
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The Tragic Downfall of Ballet’s Greatest Muse. An introduction to a film about Tanaquil Le Clercq, who inspired George Balanchine and Jerome Robbins.
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What grocery stores can teach us about linguistics. The many ways we use words don’t fit into categories as easily as we’d like.

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Where Did That Tuna Come From?
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Why You Should Care About Where Your Tuna Comes From. Pollutants are not the same across the globe.

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A Demonstration of How Water Acts in Space. Watch an astronaut blow fruit punch like bubble gum.

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I Wore A Mars Space Suit And It Was Exhausting. Living in an inhospitable atmosphere will be no walk in the park.

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John Ballou Newbrough's Orphan Utopia. His new Faithist religion was dictated by angels in the 1880s.

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How to Spot a Fake Viral Video. Begin with the idea that not every recording is true to life.

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The Bloody, Exhilarating Bonnie and Clyde Broke Taboos When it Hit Screens 50 Years Ago. It was historical fiction, yet resonated with the counterculture.

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The Game of Thrones Characters Need to Hang Out More. Battles and special effects are nice, but dialogue is where the show really shines.

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How WWII Saved The Great Gatsby From Obscurity. It took almost 20 years for the book to become a hit.

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A Sports Car is Born
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A Sports Car is Born. The story of that car you wanted as a kid, but thought twice about as an adult.

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The Quiet War Against Ownership. Manufacturers want to maintain control over the products they sell you.

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No One Will Bet Against Science on August 21. Even those who deny climate change will be headed to the solar eclipse totality zone.

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A Brief Tour of European Wedding Cake Traditions. You might want to use one to make your wedding more memorable.

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How the Internet Changed the Meaning of ‘Mamihlapinatapai.’ It perfectly summed up an incident we all know, but now is used to describe online behavior.

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Scientists Discovered a Trove of Volcanoes Hidden Beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet. It might be the densest area of volcanoes in the world.

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The Science of Suffering. Research indicates that trauma can affect your descendants for generations.

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10 Snack Foods Originally Sold as Medicines. While they didn't cure anything, they turned out to be pretty tasty.

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