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The Hottest New Sport: Futevolei

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It's World Cup time again, but some Brazilians have taken their soccer skills off the field and to the beach for an intense new hybrid sport that looks a lot tougher than simple running and passing. 

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Not content with an off-the-rack dress, one high schooler hand-painted herself a recreation Van Gogh prom gown with incredible results. 

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Seattle native Sir Mix-A-Lot wowed a hometown crowd as he performed his party classic "Baby Got Back" with the Seattle Symphony and two dozen volunteer booty-shakers backing him up.

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Don't think phone photography is real art? Winners of the eighth annual iPhone Photography Awards beg to differ. 

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Necessity may be the mother of invention; according to a number of famous literary figures' nighttime schedules, it seems a good night's sleep is the mother of creativity.

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There's a new celebrity animal on scene predicting this year's World Cup winners. 

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It's time to face the fact that you're getting old

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The jury is still out on whether or not God could make a stone too heavy for God to lift, so in the meantime, here are ten extremely heavy objects mere mortals have managed to shift all on their own.

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The Magic of Making Marbles
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The Magic of Making Marbles. An expert glassblower shows us how it's done.

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The Marriage of Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio. It burned brightly and then flamed out quickly.

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The 12 Best So-Bad-They're-Good Episodes of Star Trek. They come from four different series in the adventures of Starfleet.

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The Bizarre Case of New Zealand’s Exploding Pants. This illustrates the danger of new products that aren't thoroughly tested.

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Leather: Grown in a Lab, Without Cows. It's collagen produced by engineered yeast that is essentially the same as tanned animal skin.

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Watch a Rare Video of a Two-Faced Kitten. And learn what might cause a Janus cat to be born that way.

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5 Great Alarm Clocks for Reluctant Wakers. A novel idea could really get your attention first thing in the morning.

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Autumnal Equinox Traditions. How folks say goodbye to summer and hello to fall—at least in the Northern Hemisphere.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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