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Cookie Trivia

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Here are some things you don’t know about Girl Scout Cookies.

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Down on the Street

This video gives you the chance to see what it would be like to live as a popular street performer, pulling off intricate juggling routines you probably can’t do now.

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In-the-Brain, Out-of-Body

Scientists took a brain scan of a woman while she was having an out-of-body experience. Here is what they saw.

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Shining the Light on Pixar

Learn more about the Pixar brain trust that turned the company into an industry giant.

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It’s A Real Speaker (And Chest) Thumper

The chest pumping song that Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey (that’s a weird thing to write) did in The Wolf of Wall Street has been turned into a catchy remix.

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So You Wanna Be IN Pictures?

Take the advice of this 1920s film director, who amusingly interviewed himself for a publication of the day.

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How They Got the Prez

Between Two Ferns Producer/Director Scott Aukerman explains how President Obama ended up on the show.

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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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