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San Diego Humane Society

Cargo Kittens

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San Diego Humane Society

How did two kittens wind up in a box of fiberglass equipment shipped from L.A. to San Diego? No one knows, but they are now getting the best care available.
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Celebrate 75 Years Of The Caped Crusader With This New Batman Beyond Short From Wondercon. You’ll recognize the Caped Crusader you know in there somewhere.
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A slow-moving landslide is trying to devour a Wyoming town. Forty-two homes on the west side of Jackson have been evacuated already.
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Why Do Cinematographers Make Such Lousy Directors? Transcendence looks beautiful, but the story is full of holes.
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This is another fine mess I’ve gotten myself into. Enjoy 30 pictures of animals stuck in odd places.
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12 Proposals From Fiction That Will Absolutely Make You Cringe. “Awkward, rude, and even frightening proposals” will make your run-of-the mill “Let’s get married” seem special by comparison.
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The Stacks: The Searing Story of How Murder Stalked a Tiny New York Town. Murder, suicide, and traffic accidents blew away too many of one high school’s most promising students in four short years.
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This vine of a bouncy llama is fun even with the sound off, but to get the full effect, you need to turn it on to hear the DMX soundtrack. It’s six seconds of silliness you’ll want to watch over and over!
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How to cook like a Game of Thrones character. With these recipes, that character might even be one who works in a kitchen.

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Where Did That Tuna Come From?
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Why You Should Care About Where Your Tuna Comes From. Pollutants are not the same across the globe.

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A Demonstration of How Water Acts in Space. Watch an astronaut blow fruit punch like bubble gum.

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I Wore A Mars Space Suit And It Was Exhausting. Living in an inhospitable atmosphere will be no walk in the park.

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John Ballou Newbrough's Orphan Utopia. His new Faithist religion was dictated by angels in the 1880s.

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How to Spot a Fake Viral Video. Begin with the idea that not every recording is true to life.

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The Bloody, Exhilarating Bonnie and Clyde Broke Taboos When it Hit Screens 50 Years Ago. It was historical fiction, yet resonated with the counterculture.

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The Game of Thrones Characters Need to Hang Out More. Battles and special effects are nice, but dialogue is where the show really shines.

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How WWII Saved The Great Gatsby From Obscurity. It took almost 20 years for the book to become a hit.

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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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