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Alexandra Crockett
Alexandra Crockett

Metalheads and Cats

Alexandra Crockett
Alexandra Crockett

Adorable Photos of Metalheads and Their Pet Cats. And you can guess which one is more truly sinister.
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35 Odd Baseball Facts That Are Too Strange To Be Made Up. Just the thing to set the mood for the 2014 season.
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Brandon Ballengée is researching deformed frogs and how the environment may have caused them to grow extra limbs. His high-resolution scans of the frogs are bordering on art.
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Some people should just stay away from the kitchen. You’ll feel better about your lack of culinary skills when you compare yourself to them.
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Ford Does Donuts All Over The Lawn Of Cadillac’s Obnoxious Rich Jerk Commercial. You will relate to the parody much more than the original.
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9 Childhood Classics You Should Reread As An Adult. You’ll see a whole new level of meaning you couldn’t understand as a child.
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An 8-year-old girl proposed that South Carolina adopted the woolly mammoth as the state fossil. The idea became a political hot potato when creationists objected.
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10 pasta recipes every cook should know. And once you do, come on over to my house and try them out.
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Extraterrestrials and Cows. Why do aliens have an obsession with Earth’s farm animals?

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Scientists Are Pushing For a Ban on Killer Robots
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A Growing Movement of Scientists is Pushing for a Ban on Killer Robots. Separating human judgment from war is a recipe for disaster.

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17 Homes You’ve Seen On TV And What They Look Like Off-Screen. Not shown: the tourists who stop and take pictures.

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The Curious Case of the Law of the Tongue. When orcas help you hunt whales, it's only right to share the meat with them.

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The Hunt for Mexico’s Heirloom Beans. A return to rare and exotic bean varieties has made the humble legume cool.

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Why Restaurants Became So Loud—And How to Fight Back. An ambience designed for "buzz" and "energy" can damage your hearing.

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Should America Go Cash-Free? Digital money is convenient, but total reliance on banks comes with costs.

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10 Out-of-This-World Facts About Plan 9 From Outer Space. What made it a bad movie also made it a lot of fun.

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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel
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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel. Action Comics #1000 celebrates the anniversary by reminding us of what the superhero is all about.

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North Carolina’s Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park and Museum. Detour your next road trip to enjoy this whimsical attraction.

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The Rise and Fall of the Hormel Girls, Who Sold America on SPAM. The drum and bugle corps made the act of eating canned meat feel patriotic.

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O Moldy Night: A Celebration of Molded Food. Outstanding dishes at an event in North Carolina ranged from the sublime to the disgusting.

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What It's Like To Be Latino In the U.S. The hyphen makes life difficult on both sides.

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A Real-life Lord of the Flies: the Troubling Legacy of the Robbers Cave Experiment. Muzafer Sherif manipulated boys at summer camp to hate each other in the 1950s, but they only learned the truth as elderly men.

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Ten Superstitions of Writers and Artists. They must have worked, since all these people became famous.

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On Pins and Needles: 11 Famous Knitters. The hobby never completely goes out of style.

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