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Star Wars Movie Trivia

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58 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About The Star Wars Movies. Unless, of course, you’ve spent your life reading about the Star Wars movies.
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Swiss photographer Marie Rime uses board game pieces as an art medium. Check out a series of stunning masks made from them.
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Vladimir Putin played in an exhibition hockey game and scored six goals. The opposing team’s defense was a bit weak, because they know what’s good for them.
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Watch A Cop Nearly Get Flattened By A Falling Tree In This Jaw-Dropping Dashcam Video. He probably regrets pulling over that car at that location.
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10 Words Every Book Lover Should Know. You might want to use them to describe yourself someday.
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How Large-Scale Solar Power Can Reduce Pressure On Farm Land. There are a lot of ways to use solar farms for more than one purpose.
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An auctioneer can be loud, fast, or unintelligible, but what relays matters is: Can he keep a steady rhythm?
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How Famines Make Future Generations Fat. Children conceived by starving mothers respond by changing their bodies’ metabolisms -for the rest of their lives.
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A foolproof guide to removing food stains. Worth printing out and taping to your laundry room wall.

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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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The Groundbreaking Life of the First Black Astronaut
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The Groundbreaking Life of the First Black Astronaut. In 1966, Robert Lawrence, Jr. was selected for a space program you've never heard of.

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A Hubo Humanoid Robot Carried the Olympic Torch in Daejon, South Korea, on Monday. It showed off a bit by cutting a hole through a wall to pass the torch on.

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The Little Blue Pill: An Oral History of Viagra. A trial of the blood pressure medicine sildenafil had a strange side effect that made it world-famous.

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Banner Ladies: The Human Billboards of Yesteryear. Looking back on a peculiar advertising trend of the 1870s.

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The Surprising History of the Kimono. It went from simple body covering to cultural icon during the Edo period.

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Confessions of a Star Wars Nerd. No matter how much of a fan you consider yourself, there is always someone who will out-geek you.

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Incredible Photographs of a Doomed 1914 Antarctic Expedition. Over two years, they lived on a ship, on ice, and on an island before they could leave.

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