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Cell Phones in the Classroom

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Is It Time for a Classroom Cellphone Ban? A study says even smart students are often distracted by messages and social networking.
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The Amazing Science Of Frogs' Sticky Tongues. They are compared to Post-It notes.
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The Honest Trailer For Forrest Gump. If you saw it as a child, you might not recall exactly how infinitely weird it was.
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A four-year-old crime fighter tells how she busted her babysitter. The teenagers who robbed the house underestimated this little girl.
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5 Weird Facts About the World Cup. Some trivia to occupy your time until the next game begins.
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Stephen Colbert Asked If John Green Is A Cult Leader. The answer: only as much as Colbert himself is.
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2014′s 10 Best Works of Fiction So Far. Better get to reading, because there will be more by the end of the year.
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John Cozart Describes What Happens To Disney Princesses After Ever After. He harmonizes with himself and sounds good, but the fates of the characters is not a pretty picture.
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The 4 coolest science experiments happening on the International Space Station right now. One involves astronauts training their own robot replacement.

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A Sports Car is Born
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A Sports Car is Born. The story of that car you wanted as a kid, but thought twice about as an adult.

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The Quiet War Against Ownership. Manufacturers want to maintain control over the products they sell you.

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No One Will Bet Against Science on August 21. Even those who deny climate change will be headed to the solar eclipse totality zone.

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A Brief Tour of European Wedding Cake Traditions. You might want to use one to make your wedding more memorable.

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How the Internet Changed the Meaning of ‘Mamihlapinatapai.’ It perfectly summed up an incident we all know, but now is used to describe online behavior.

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Scientists Discovered a Trove of Volcanoes Hidden Beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet. It might be the densest area of volcanoes in the world.

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The Science of Suffering. Research indicates that trauma can affect your descendants for generations.

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10 Snack Foods Originally Sold as Medicines. While they didn't cure anything, they turned out to be pretty tasty.

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2017 College Football Preview
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Here's Your Crash Course on College Football for 2017. Catch up on everything you should know before the first kickoff.

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The Teenager Who Stole Queen Victoria’s Panties. Edward Jones made a reputation for himself by sneaking into the Royal Palace.

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The Stories Behind TV Production Company Closing Logos. The few seconds of video has no purpose other than to serve as a signature.

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Fast Times at Ridgemont High: 35 Years Later. Writer Cameron Crowe and director Amy Heckerling reminisce about the film that launched a dozen careers.

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Adam Ellis is coming to the realization that his apartment building is haunted. Even his cats know someone is there at midnight.

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The Surprising Origins of Kotex Pads. No one wanted to manufacture a product that couldn't be advertised.

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5 Perfect Accessories for Viewing the Solar Eclipse. And you have just enough time to have them delivered.

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This Super-Sweet Watermelon Has a Deadly History. Thieves risked their lives to steal Bradford watermelons in the 19th century.

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