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The Weirdest Exoplanet Yet

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Mega-Earth Is the Weirdest Exoplanet Yet. Kepler-10c, like other exoplanets, doesn’t follow the “rules” we learned from our own solar system.
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15 Toys From The ’80s You Might Have Forgotten About. They can’t all be hits with staying power like the Cabbage Patch Kids.
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Here's How To Apply Sunscreen To Your Back Without Anyone Else's Help. Or forget all these methods because there’s no better icebreaker on the beach than to ask for a hand.
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Watch Weezer’s Drummer Catch a Frisbee Mid-Song Without Missing a Beat. That took talent; catching it on video took luck.
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The 7 Best Book-To-TV Adaptations.
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Panoramic cameras record glitches that are either art or just plain funny. Here are 36 examples.
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20 of the Weirdest Fault In Our Stars-Inspired Merch Items. Etsy has embraced the movie and the money its fans spend.
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Sir Mix-A-Lot Performed “Baby Got Back” With the Seattle Symphony. Plus half the audience got on stage to dance to it.
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Trapped between life and death. Technology is making progress in telling who is in a coma, a vegetative state, or merely unable to communicate.

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How Glow-in-the-Dark Jellyfish Inspired a Scientific Revolution
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How Glow-in-the-Dark Jellyfish Inspired a Scientific Revolution. The story of the discovery of green fluorescent protein.

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Ranking America’s Top 10 Chain Restaurants. When you're on the road for the holidays, you'll know what to expect for dinner.

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How Hoarding Works. It's not just a habit or a hobby, but a serious mental illness.

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Meet the Most Toxic Plant in North America. Whatever you do, do not eat the spotted water hemlock.

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Why Millennials are Facing the Scariest Financial Future of Any Generation Since the Great Depression. Being born in the wrong year has consequences that last a lifetime.

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How Titanic’s Iconic Necklace Almost Sank an Entire Company. The J. Peterman Company was the only officially licensed producer of the Heart of the Ocean.

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Star Wars and the Unfortunate Ubiquity of the Final Climactic Explosion. It's happened several times already; let's see something different.

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13 Weird and Wonderful Gingerbread Houses. You can make anything from imagination and royal icing.

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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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