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Online Dating for Geniuses

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Facebook explains why it experimented on us. No harm done, unless you count the trust of users who don’t know if they were among those manipulated.
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Online Dating for Geniuses Only. Match.com and Mensa are collaborating on a way for those with high IQs and high expectations to meet each other.
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Buddy the dog gives a baby lessons in crawling. Just do it like he does, little girl, and soon you’ll be chasing each other around the backyard!
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A Colorado family set up a camera to see what was happening to their barrel of water. The images they got were priceless!
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The Best News Bloopers of June. NSFW language, despite it being live TV. Alcohol may have been involved.
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Why it’s time to stop the anti-spoiler paranoia. Our water-cooler discussions shouldn’t have to tiptoe around people who choose to delay their TV viewing.
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Legendary Disney animator Glen Keane returns with Duet, a beautiful sequence in which two babies grow up and discover each other. The three-minute film contains over ten thousand hand-drawn images.
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Natural childbirth is much, much more than a Brooklyn fad. You don’t have to give birth in the woods or underwater to object to modern medical intervention.

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Scientists Are Pushing For a Ban on Killer Robots
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A Growing Movement of Scientists is Pushing for a Ban on Killer Robots. Separating human judgment from war is a recipe for disaster.

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17 Homes You’ve Seen On TV And What They Look Like Off-Screen. Not shown: the tourists who stop and take pictures.

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The Curious Case of the Law of the Tongue. When orcas help you hunt whales, it's only right to share the meat with them.

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The Hunt for Mexico’s Heirloom Beans. A return to rare and exotic bean varieties has made the humble legume cool.

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Why Restaurants Became So Loud—And How to Fight Back. An ambience designed for "buzz" and "energy" can damage your hearing.

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Should America Go Cash-Free? Digital money is convenient, but total reliance on banks comes with costs.

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10 Out-of-This-World Facts About Plan 9 From Outer Space. What made it a bad movie also made it a lot of fun.

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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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