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Oscar Winners and Dresses

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Check out the most striking evening gowns worn at the Oscars last night. Oh, yeah, and here’s who won.
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Ellen Degeneres is drawing raves for emceeing the Academy Awards. No one expected the show to be as entertaining as it was.
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The Worf of Starfleet trailer is The Wolf of Wall Street parody we needed. Everyone’s favorite Klingon should star in his own movie.
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When there’s 130 inches of snow piling up on the mountain, it’s best to bring it down before it falls on someone. Watch how the professionals start a controlled avalanche.
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20 Things You Didn’t Know About Dr. Seuss. And you can never know too much about the man who taught you to read.
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12 Hilariously Revealing U.S. Maps You Won’t Find in a Textbook. From the shortest sex to the weird former city names, how does your state stand out?
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When you have to haul something, you use the vehicle you’ve got. In these 38 pictures, that’s obviously an inappropriate vehicle for the job.
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10 Things Really Smart People Are Scared Of. If you tend to obsess on things you can’t control, read this list with caution.
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The worrying rise of the anti-vaccination movement. As a consequence, we are seeing a resurgence of measles, whooping cough,and other preventable diseases.

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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water
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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water. Young gas giants throw debris toward inward planets, including hydrogen-rich materials.

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Brazil's Geography Problem. It's a big country with lots of people, so why isn't it a world power?

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The Science of Hearing. Our ability to detect and interpret sounds is due to an amazing and complicated biological system.

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Lucasfilm Might be Putting Future Star Wars Spinoffs on Hold. Solo's disappointing box office was a surprise glitch in the moneymaking machine.

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Why Women Say Nothing Is Wrong When Something Is Clearly Wrong. She has plenty of reasons not to share it with you right now.

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How to Decorate Like a Viking. Archaeologists have built a palette of the paint colors used on Viking homes and buildings.

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The Breastfeeding Zealots of the Neonatal Ward. Maternal lactation is pushed to the point of shaming mothers with hungry babies.

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9 Amazing Tiki Bars. A visit will cool you off even on the hottest day.

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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain
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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain. Check out 25 subtle tricks that make you spend more.

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Here’s How You Can Help Fight Family Separation at the Border. A list of resources and organizations that need your skills, time, or money.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Summer Solstice. While the days will only get shorter from here, temperatures will still go up.

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The Forgotten Chefs Who Made Chili Con Carne a Tex-Mex Standard. Women running their own businesses gave us an entirely new cuisine.

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You Would Never Expect Killer Whales to Appear Here. Arctic Ocean prey that once fed polar bears is fair game for orcas.

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Brooklyn's Defunct Domino Sugar Plant Opens as Domino Park. Pictures show how an old factory can become a community park and still retain its history.

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First Impressions. Tom Comitta took the first sentence from 268 New Yorker short stories, sorted them, and combined them into one surprisingly cohesive tale.

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The Original Locations of 15 Famous Chain Stores. There might be one near you!

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