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14 Things You Likely Didn’t Know About Your Favorite Childhood Shows. If you are under twenty or over forty, you can learn some things about other people’s childhood favorites.
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Conjoined Twins in Pop Culture. We cannot help but be fascinated by a situation we cannot imagine ourselves in.
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11 Essential Etiquette Tips For 20-Somethings. It’s all a matter of putting yourself in someone else’s place.
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You’re not the only one to sing along with the car audio. Watch two cops lip-sync like they’ve done it before -at least once or twice.
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How Well Do You Actually Remember The Lion King? Twenty years later, you’ll probably do quite well on this quiz.
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10 Ways To Avoid Tick Bites This Summer. Sure, you don’t want to think about them, but a little prevention may save you more grossness later.
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French musician Luc Arborgast amazes a street crowd with his versatile voice. Who would expect to encounter a countertenor with a recording contract busking in Strasbourg, France.
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“Practically Speaking, Iraq Has Broken Apart.” Left on its own, the country is headed back to the factions it had 100 years ago.
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A brief history of linguistic aggravation. When you’ve spent so many years learning proper usage, it’s hard to accept any changes.

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World War II's Greatest Urban Legend
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An Invisible Warship is at the Center of WWII’s Greatest Urban Legend. Secret experiments, magnetic fields, and conspiracy theories led people to believe the USS Eldridge achieved teleportation.

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The Next Big Discovery in Astronomy Has Already Been Found. We Just Don't Know It Yet. Many important breakthroughs come from interpreting old data.

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Richard Wilkinson is producing a series of insect illustrations based on Star Wars characters called Arthropoda Iconicus. Star Wars fans will recognize who inspired each of these insects, but non-Star Wars fans will be forgiven if they take them as real species.

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The Curse of an Open Floor Plan. Do the benefits of a great room outweigh the disadvantages?

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Don't Pay for a Spell to Remove the Impediment. Especially if the impediment is you!

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The Army’s First Black Nurses Were Relegated to Caring for Nazi Prisoners of War. The military didn't want them, even during a nurse shortage.

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Rise of the Ticks. Insect-borne diseases have more than tripled in the past few years due to climate change.

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The Birthplaces of 9 Classic Salads. Read them all, and then select one to enjoy today.

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The History of Monopoly
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Elizabeth Magie and the History of the Board Game Monopoly. What it became was a far cry from her original intention.

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How North American Bison Ended Up in the Swiss Alps. Several Alpine herds are all descended from one farmer's crazy idea.

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South Georgia Island Is Officially Free of Its Bird-Killing Rodents. The invasive species wrecked the balance of nature for 250 years.

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Listen to These Auditory Illusions When You’re Bored With Laurel and Yanny. Learn about five ways your brain affects what you hear.

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Everybody Once Thought Stegosauruses Could Actually Fly. Early fossil finds led one paleontologist into wild speculation about the dinosaur.

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The Truth About the First Academy Awards and the Dog Rin Tin Tin. He was a good boy, but not an Oscar winner.

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Las Vegas is everything right—and wrong—with sports right now. Stadiums built with tax money rarely benefit the taxpayers.

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15 Life Hacks to Make Doing the Dishes a Breeze. Make them a habit to save yourself time and trouble.

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