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Zebra Stripes

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Researchers Discover Why Zebras Have Stripes. It’s not to blend in with the background.
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March Was First Month Without U.S. Fatalities in Iraq or Afghanistan In 11 Years. May this record be repeated in the months to come.
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How Many Classic Horror Films Have You Seen? Check through this list of 102, and you may find something new to rent this weekend.
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Seventeen-year-old Kwasi Enin was accepted at all eight Ivy League schools. Has anyone ever done that before?
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This dog will show you what obedience and training are all about. Oh yeah, he’s spookily intelligent, too.
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Darren Aronofky's film Noah is number one at the box office. The inspiration goes back to a poem he wrote in 7th grade.
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25 Great Movies That Get Game of Thrones Actors Out of the Furs and Tunics. Now you’ll know where you’ve seen them before.
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What’s next for The Walking Dead? Showrunner Scott Gimple talks about what has happened and just a little bit more to get us through a six-month wait for season five.
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Why How I Met Your Mother chose the right ending. Even though longtime viewers found plenty to complain about.

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A Sports Car is Born
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A Sports Car is Born. The story of that car you wanted as a kid, but thought twice about as an adult.

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The Quiet War Against Ownership. Manufacturers want to maintain control over the products they sell you.

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No One Will Bet Against Science on August 21. Even those who deny climate change will be headed to the solar eclipse totality zone.

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A Brief Tour of European Wedding Cake Traditions. You might want to use one to make your wedding more memorable.

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How the Internet Changed the Meaning of ‘Mamihlapinatapai.’ It perfectly summed up an incident we all know, but now is used to describe online behavior.

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Scientists Discovered a Trove of Volcanoes Hidden Beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet. It might be the densest area of volcanoes in the world.

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The Science of Suffering. Research indicates that trauma can affect your descendants for generations.

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10 Snack Foods Originally Sold as Medicines. While they didn't cure anything, they turned out to be pretty tasty.

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2017 College Football Preview
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Here's Your Crash Course on College Football for 2017. Catch up on everything you should know before the first kickoff.

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The Teenager Who Stole Queen Victoria’s Panties. Edward Jones made a reputation for himself by sneaking into the Royal Palace.

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The Stories Behind TV Production Company Closing Logos. The few seconds of video has no purpose other than to serve as a signature.

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Fast Times at Ridgemont High: 35 Years Later. Writer Cameron Crowe and director Amy Heckerling reminisce about the film that launched a dozen careers.

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Adam Ellis is coming to the realization that his apartment building is haunted. Even his cats know someone is there at midnight.

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The Surprising Origins of Kotex Pads. No one wanted to manufacture a product that couldn't be advertised.

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5 Perfect Accessories for Viewing the Solar Eclipse. And you have just enough time to have them delivered.

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This Super-Sweet Watermelon Has a Deadly History. Thieves risked their lives to steal Bradford watermelons in the 19th century.

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