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The Invasion of the Tumbleweeds

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Neighborhoods around Colorado Springs are being buried under tumbleweeds. And suddenly we have a plot for a new SyFy movie.
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Bradley Cooper’s Entire Career Exists Only To Prove Louis C.K. Wrong. Either that, or three video clips from history just coincidentally go together in a delightful way.
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17 Everyday Words You Just Might Be Mispronouncing. Let’s see if we can correct that right now.
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This is how not to jump over a puddle of mud. Unless your sole purpose is to make a funny video.
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Unable to explain why it should ever be hard to do, Twitter launches a tool that will find your first Tweet. Millions are discovering that it was “test” or “I have no idea what I’m doing.”
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Is Pixar Out of Ideas? Once leery of sequels, they are now cranking them out faster than original stories.
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You’ve heard about the resurgence of whooping cough, then measles. Now the mumps are back, too, thanks to those opposed to vaccinations.
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12 Notable TV Characters Who Were Completely Recast After The Pilot. Notably absent: half the cast of Gilligan’s Island.
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The science behind our insatiable need to binge-watch TV. We identify with the characters so much that we can’t turn away.

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How Glow-in-the-Dark Jellyfish Inspired a Scientific Revolution
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How Glow-in-the-Dark Jellyfish Inspired a Scientific Revolution. The story of the discovery of green fluorescent protein.

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Ranking America’s Top 10 Chain Restaurants. When you're on the road for the holidays, you'll know what to expect for dinner.

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How Hoarding Works. It's not just a habit or a hobby, but a serious mental illness.

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Meet the Most Toxic Plant in North America. Whatever you do, do not eat the spotted water hemlock.

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Why Millennials are Facing the Scariest Financial Future of Any Generation Since the Great Depression. Being born in the wrong year has consequences that last a lifetime.

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How Titanic’s Iconic Necklace Almost Sank an Entire Company. The J. Peterman Company was the only officially licensed producer of the Heart of the Ocean.

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Star Wars and the Unfortunate Ubiquity of the Final Climactic Explosion. It's happened several times already; let's see something different.

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13 Weird and Wonderful Gingerbread Houses. You can make anything from imagination and royal icing.

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5 Fun Ways to Call or Track Santa
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5 Fun Ways to Call or Track Santa This Holiday Season. Your children will never forget the experience.

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Dr. No: The First James Bond Movie. Peruse some trivia behind the film that started it all in 1962.

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We Should Teach Basic Lifesaving Skills to Everyone. Even kids can develop the skills to be a hero when they are needed.

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The Rise and Fall and Rise of South Africa’s Ostrich King. Lithuanian entrepreneur Max Rose raised his own birds to decorate European ladies' hats.

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In 1932, Rabbi Dr. Akiva Posner and His Wife Rachel of Kiel, Germany, Placed Their Hanukkah Menorah in a Window Facing the Nazi Party Headquarters Across the Street. The family still uses that menorah.

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The Doomsday Diet. Cold War bunkers were stocked for survival, not gourmet dining.

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38 Wonderful Words With No English Equivalent. If we could pronounce them, we would adopt them.

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