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Alternative Uses for Honey

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7 Strange, But Great, Alternative Uses For Honey. Luckily, several of these involve eating it.
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It’s So Cold That a Plane Actually Landed on the Frozen Surface of Lake Huron. And it’s a good thing, because the engine wasn’t working.
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Classic R-Rated Movies as Children’s Books. Artist Josh Cooley makes them just family-friendly enough to make adults laugh.
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Watching an armadillo gathering leaves may become the best 15 seconds of your day. She’s got style and rhythm!
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An honest movie trailer for Gravity. The visually-stunning movie has a plot that couldn’t happen in a million years.
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How Blacks Freed Themselves from Slavery. It’s time to give credit where credit is really due.
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Sex Lives of the American Founding Fathers. A new book addresses the stories that have cropped up over the last two centuries.
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Sir David Attenborough’s Commentary Makes Curling The Most Majestic Sport Ever. And now we understand the primal urge to throw one’s nuts down a frozen river. Here's an alternate link for Americans.
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Peculiar figure skating terms explained. Next, please explain why they don’t slip and fall on ice, like the rest of us do.

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What Are Mercury's Mysterious Red Spots?
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What Are Mercury's Mysterious Red Spots? Data from the MESSENGER probe proves the tiny planet is more interesting than we ever knew.

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How Antonio Banderas Conquered His Fear of Playing Picasso. The role of his hometown hero was intimidating before now.

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What Kind of Town Elects a Cat as its Mayor? The kind of town Talkeetna, Alaska, is.

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Where the Amish Go on Vacation. A neighborhood in Sarasota, Florida, is the place for an annual respite from normal work.

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8 Serious Hollywood Scenes That Looked Hilarious Before CGI. Don't let a look behind the scenes ruin your suspension of disbelief.

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A Cat Walks Into a Deli ... And the clerk helps him select a choice cut of meat.

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How Charles Dickens Imagined a Westworld-like Robot Theme Park Back In 1838. The Mudfog Association proposed using automatons to provide immersive entertainment.

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The Jewish Psychic Who Tricked Hitler. Erik Jan Hanussen was a master at manipulating gullible people, up to a point.

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These Celebrities Weren’t Dead When Their Obituaries Were Published
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These Celebrities Weren’t Dead When Their Obituaries Were Published. The erroneous reports gave us some enduring celebrity quotes.
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Looking Like a Flapper Meant a Diet of Celery and Cigarettes. For freedom-loving women of the Roaring Twenties, it was worth it to ditch the corset.

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7 Split-Second Movie Jokes You Totally Missed. Production designers know that only avid fans will ever find them on their own.

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Stories Behind 10 Of The Most Haunted Paintings In The World. You don't want to spend too much time staring at them.

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What Would A Guitar Sound Like If You Played 37 Guitar Pedals All At Once? Samuraiguitarist Steve Onotera decided to find out.

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Eddie Putera Recreates People’s Childhood Memories With Realistic Dioramas. His attention to detail is a real delight.

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The Hidden Dangers of Flexible Work Hours. When you can work any time, you risk ending up working all the time.

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38 Facts About Shakespeare’s 38 Plays. We are still learning about them 402 years after his death.

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