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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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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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