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Godzilla Arrives

The new Godzilla film isn’t perfect, but it’s a lot of fun. This incarnation doesn’t take itself too seriously.
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Bryan Cranston spills the beans during an interview about the difficulty of working with Godzilla, a diva who thought he was the star of the movie. According to Cranston, Godzilla wouldn’t come out of his (assumed large) trailer and demanded special food on the set.
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How To Train Your Cat To Be A Hero. It looks simple, but of course, your mileage may vary.
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A ten-foot rise in sea level doesn’t sound like much, but it would be disastrous for coastal cities. New maps show you how it would affect your hometown.
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Would you be this calm and collected if a bear opened your door and looked into your house? No, but you probably lock the doors before you go to sleep.
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Are Viruses the Next Cure for Cancer? Treatment with a modified measles virus has given hope to two patients diagnosed with untreatable cancer.
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Sexist postcards from 100 years ago. And some are not nearly that old.
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Messing with Mother Nature: The Macquarie Island Ecosystem. Bringing in invasive species to deal with other invasive species is a recipe for disaster.

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Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
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Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked. There are 79 to choose from, with critiques.

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Academic Publishing is Headed for a Day of Reckoning. When you must pay to publish and then pay to read, how can we afford to learn science?

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12 Bizarre Inspirations Behind Star Wars Movie Characters. The creators have been asked time and time again where they got their ideas, and the answers range from goofy (literally) to sublime.

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The World Might Be Better Off Without College for Everyone. It's become an arms race for unnecessary job credentials.

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2017 is the Year that Computers Became Phones. The way people use technology is driving the design of the modern desktop and laptop.

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15 Things You Might Not Know About Leonardo da Vinci's Vitruvian Man. The mathematical sketch was a personal note that became one of the artist's most famous works.

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10 Holiday Controversies
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10 Holiday Controversies. What were once personal choices are now public arguments about how it should be done.

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How Zarafa, France’s First Giraffe, Became a Cultural Sensation. Artists across the country wanted to draw or paint her.

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The 6 Big Superhero Movies Of 2017, Ranked From Worst To Best. It's hard to disagree with such a short list, but some fans will.

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When They Tried to Collect on a Nonexistent Debt, This Man Fought Back. Andrew Therrien took the harassment personally, and set out to find out who was behind it.

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Competitive creative dog grooming is an activity that makes dogs into an art medium. The documentary short Well Groomed follows two creative dog groomers through the biggest such contest at Groom Expo.

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Ada Blackjack, the Forgotten Sole Survivor of an Odd Arctic Expedition. She didn't know how to shoot or trap, but she had to make it back to her young son.

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The American Savings Crisis, Explained. Even if we could build savings in this economy, it wouldn't be worth the effort.

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12 Heroic U.S. Military Chaplains. They didn't want to kill, but served by their own sacrifice.

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