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Using the same techniques as the originators of Sleeveface, these bookstore employees pose in such a way that they and their books become one and the same.

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Public transportation is better for the environment and often easier on the pocketbook, and this comprehensive map of transit routes across the country makes planning trips sans car or plane even easier.

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Even on a computer screen, the northern lights are a sight to see.

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Now in addition to its desktop version of Angry Birds, Google Chrome offers users another opportunity for virtual play with “Build with Chrome,” its absorbing collaboration with Lego that runs zero risk of anyone stepping on the pieces.

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Four-year-old Angie is already beyond dressing her paper dolls, instead dressing herself (with her mother’s help) in construction paper couture creations that both mimic and rival the best runway designs.

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Frozen’s hit song “Let It Go” is a favorite in any country, in any language—or multiple languages at once.

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Have lemons, make lemonade; have potholes, make art.

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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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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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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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