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Hurricane Season 2014

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U.S. Forecasters Predict Slow 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season. And it was just a couple of days ago that we learned weather forecasting is not very accurate more than five days ahead.
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How To Give A Commencement Speech In 8 Steps. Easy as pie!
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The latest research shows that heart disease is not as closely related to a fatty diet as we once thought. So why does the American Heart Association keep pushing a low-fat diet as the only healthy choice?
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Surreal, Overwhelming Photos of Chinese “Megacities.” Just the photographs will make you feel claustrophobic.
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Everybody deserves a second chance. In a series of gifs, watch a sick homeless dog transform into a beautiful healthy animal.
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Have you ever wondered what Morgan Freeman would sound like on helium? Here you go, but you may get the feeling he’s about to pass out.
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Here’s The Formula For Every Group Of Characters In Pop Culture. Once you know it, you’ll see it everywhere.
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The 10 most incredible scientific hoaxes of all time. Although he is included, P.T. Barnum would have been proud of any and all of these.

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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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