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25 Things You Didn’t Know About 2001: A Space Odyssey. You already know how totally confusing the movie is.
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After such a harsh winter, you may think your plants are all dead. Here are some tips to salvage your garden.
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Sarah Forbes Bonetta was a West African child who was orphaned by war in 1849. Then her life took a dramatic and fascinating turn.
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The English Language Makes No Sense Whatsoever. It’s a wonder we ever learn how to use it at all.
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Pirates Fan Discovers Popcorn Tub Makes Good Baseball Glove. But he lost that very expensive stadium popcorn in the process.
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Even the news has its bad days. We are thankful for screenshots so these ridiculous nuggets can be preserved for posterity.
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The best non-internet April Fools Day prank has been found. The professor was dying inside for just a couple of minutes.
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What it’s like to be a woman writer on Saturday Night Live. Carol Leifer recounts her experience in a new book.
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Girls on Film: Hollywood should stop pretending it's hard to make a female superhero movie. The truth is, it’s just easier to avoid the subject.

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Welcome to the Year of the Dog
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Happy Chinese New Year! Welcome to the Year of the Dog.

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The Evolution of Marvel’s Black Panther. Introduced in 1966, the character hits the big screen this weekend.

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The Very Real History of Death Stars. Germany, the Soviet Union, and the U.S. have all drawn up plans for weaponized satellites.

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The Karate Kid gets a modern makeover with Cobra Kai. Daniel and Johnny will revive their unresolved conflicts as older adults in the YouTube Red series.

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How the “Heart Balm Racket” Convinced America That Women Were Up to No Good. Sensational cases of gold diggers meant the end of breach of promise lawsuits.

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What Europe's Oldest Wine Tells Us About Ancient Sicilians. Samples hidden in a cave thousands of years ago hold clues to their everyday lives.

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15 of the World's Most Stunning Winter Destinations. You still have time to book a trip before the tourist season starts.

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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters
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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters. If they were designed as movie aliens, they would be too implausible.

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Making Artificial Earthquakes with a Four-Ton Steel Ball. Get out of the way when it's dropped in the name of science!

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Jerry Lewis in The Bellboy. It wasn't a typical Jerry Lewis movie, but it worked.

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The Incinerator House. Artist Ron Fleming turned an abandoned industrial structure into a home and a work of art.

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Why Adam Rippon Didn’t Win. He finished behind two competitors who fell because of the complicated math of figure skating.

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Was Young Luke Skywalker a Selfless Hero or a Freeloader? Luke took advantage of the Rebel Alliance in using an X-wing or two as his personal vehicle, but a commenter refutes that argument in style.

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15 'Trials of the Century' and the Media Frenzies That Accompanied Them. Because true crime is more fascinating than fiction.

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