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Pop Culture’s Greatest Rides

Ido Yehimovitz
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Iconic Film and TV Vehicles Get a Playful Reimagining in the art series ‘Greatest Rides.’ Illustrator Ido Yehimovitz makes them look friendlier than ever.
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How dogs react when they find a cat sleeping in their bed. It varies from dog to dog, but cats are all alike -they just don’t care.
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2014 World Cup: Science On The Field. Bone up on the new innovations in performance, monitoring, wagering, and hype.
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Watch What Happens When You Put A Piece Of Metal In A Washing Machine. It’s mesmerizing and kind of tragic how it just keeps going as it falls apart.
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Five-Star Resort for Dogs Opens in Spain. There’s even a swimming pool designed for your dog’s enjoyment.
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These Words Are So Overused They've Become Meaningless. How difficult would it be to stop using them?
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The Dumb And Dumber To Trailer Is Here To Prove That Stupid Still Works. Twenty years later, they’re just as dumb as ever.
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Cars Made Of Ketchup? Don’t laugh; a new plastic made of tomato skins is both efficient and environmentally-friendly.
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How the Ministry of Thin Enslaves Women. It’s now considered normal for us to hate the way we look.
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The science of sexy: 6 things that can make you irresistible. It’s not your looks; it’s how you treat people.

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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel
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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel. Action Comics #1000 celebrates the anniversary by reminding us of what the superhero is all about.

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North Carolina’s Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park and Museum. Detour your next road trip to enjoy this whimsical attraction.

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The Rise and Fall of the Hormel Girls, Who Sold America on SPAM. The drum and bugle corps made the act of eating canned meat feel patriotic.

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O Moldy Night: A Celebration of Molded Food. Outstanding dishes at an event in North Carolina ranged from the sublime to the disgusting.

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What It's Like To Be Latino In the U.S. The hyphen makes life difficult on both sides.

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A Real-life Lord of the Flies: the Troubling Legacy of the Robbers Cave Experiment. Muzafer Sherif manipulated boys at summer camp to hate each other in the 1950s, but they only learned the truth as elderly men.

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Ten Superstitions of Writers and Artists. They must have worked, since all these people became famous.

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On Pins and Needles: 11 Famous Knitters. The hobby never completely goes out of style.

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What If Earth Rotated in the Other Direction?
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Reversing Earth’s Spin Moves Deserts, Reshapes Ocean Currents. Everything would be different if our planet rotated in the other direction.

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NFL Player Wade Davis Talks Masculinity and Pro Sports. "We must create the conditions for all individuals to feel comfortable taking the risk to be themselves."

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This Old Soviet Airport Car Was Probably The Biggest Sedan In The World. It was equipped for two drivers, one to go forward and the other in reverse.

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The Race to Save the World's Disappearing Languages. In the last 60 years, 230 human languages went extinct.

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The Netflix documentary Mercury 13 tells of the women who passed NASA's astronaut screening in 1961. Only their gender kept them earthbound and out of history books.

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The Desert Architecture School Where Students Build Their Own Sleeping Quarters. The School of Architecture at Taliesin (SOAT) takes experimental living spaces seriously.

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I Gave Birth and I Didn't Even Get a Good Story Out of it. A normal birth is miraculous and transformative, but it's too common for anyone outside the family to listen to.

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10 Ridiculously Precise Units of Measurement. They make sense once you know the stories behind them.

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