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Pop Culture’s Greatest Rides

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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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Volcanic Eruptions Under Antarctic Ice
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Solid Evidence of Eruptions Under Antarctic Ice. Over 100 volcanoes, hidden under ice sheets, could destabilize the continent.

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In 1859, the United States and Britain Almost Went to War Over a Pig. The farmers of San Juan Island called in the troops to determine sovereignty once and for all.

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The Contentious Physics of Wiffle Ball. An engineer explains his experiments to find out why it curves.

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A Fortune Lost at Sea: Ship Sinks with California Gold Rush Treasure. Hundreds died, and the loss of gold caused several banks to fail.

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How Don Hewitt Invented 60 Minutes and Changed Journalism Forever. The show is beginning its 50th year on the air.

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This Ghost Town was Aiming Nuclear Missiles at America from Just 125 Miles Away. Gudym, on the eastern edge of Russia, is now just a shell of its former self.

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How Scientists are Revolutionizing Beer. Small batches of craft beer enable brewers to experiment and innovate.

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Welcome to One of the World's Last Matriarchal Societies. Kihnu, an island off the coast of Estonia, is struggling to preserve its culture.

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Why Denmark is the World's Happiest Country
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5 Reasons Why Danes Are Happier Than the Rest of Us. The surprise is not the reasons themselves, but the fact that they are common among the population.

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Who Would Win in a Competition Between a Science Museum and a Natural History Museum? A game of one-upmanship was played out on Twitter, and readers were the winners.

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What Happens When War Is Outlawed. Fifteen nations did just that in 1928, but it didn't last long.

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My Three Years in Identity Theft Hell. Proving who you are when someone else is, too, becomes a full-time job with no perks.

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Elon Musk Releases an Explosive Mega-Collection of His Greatest Rocket Failures. Still, risking failure is the only path to technological breakthrough.

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Put Away Your Pumpkins, It's Still Summer. Autumn creep is a sign we're becoming divorced from the natural progression of the growing season.

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Early Time Travel? Why Britain Lost 11 Days in 1752.

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