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The Best Time to Drink Coffee

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There are peak times of day to drink coffee (and times when it can do more harm than good). Don't miss them!

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Architect Antonio Gaudí's long-unfinished masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia church in Barcelona, is one of the world's greatest works in progress. Instead of waiting for the real thing to be completed, some Dutch graduate students have decided to build their own — in ice.

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"Lunar Larry" doesn't have quite the same ring as "Buzz Lightyear," so it's probably for the best that Disney-Pixar's Toy Story went through so many changes before making it to the big screen.

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When planning future vacations, know that buying plane tickets too far in advance isn't always the smartest bet.

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Some of the secrets behind the filming of The Princess Bride include men in blonde wigs and rat suits, intense sword-fighting lessons, and a heart-wrenching story about Mandy Patinkin's father.

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Experience the spectacle of this year’s World Cup environment without the heat, screaming crowds, or even those pesky players cluttering up the scene with these 360-degree panoramic views of Brazil’s various stadiums.

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Don't be the sucker who misquotes something a famous person never actually said.

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This dog is having such an exciting birthday.

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Volcanic Eruptions Under Antarctic Ice
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Solid Evidence of Eruptions Under Antarctic Ice. Over 100 volcanoes, hidden under ice sheets, could destabilize the continent.

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In 1859, the United States and Britain Almost Went to War Over a Pig. The farmers of San Juan Island called in the troops to determine sovereignty once and for all.

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The Contentious Physics of Wiffle Ball. An engineer explains his experiments to find out why it curves.

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A Fortune Lost at Sea: Ship Sinks with California Gold Rush Treasure. Hundreds died, and the loss of gold caused several banks to fail.

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How Don Hewitt Invented 60 Minutes and Changed Journalism Forever. The show is beginning its 50th year on the air.

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This Ghost Town was Aiming Nuclear Missiles at America from Just 125 Miles Away. Gudym, on the eastern edge of Russia, is now just a shell of its former self.

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How Scientists are Revolutionizing Beer. Small batches of craft beer enable brewers to experiment and innovate.

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Welcome to One of the World's Last Matriarchal Societies. Kihnu, an island off the coast of Estonia, is struggling to preserve its culture.

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Why Denmark is the World's Happiest Country
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5 Reasons Why Danes Are Happier Than the Rest of Us. The surprise is not the reasons themselves, but the fact that they are common among the population.

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Who Would Win in a Competition Between a Science Museum and a Natural History Museum? A game of one-upmanship was played out on Twitter, and readers were the winners.

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What Happens When War Is Outlawed. Fifteen nations did just that in 1928, but it didn't last long.

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My Three Years in Identity Theft Hell. Proving who you are when someone else is, too, becomes a full-time job with no perks.

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Elon Musk Releases an Explosive Mega-Collection of His Greatest Rocket Failures. Still, risking failure is the only path to technological breakthrough.

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Put Away Your Pumpkins, It's Still Summer. Autumn creep is a sign we're becoming divorced from the natural progression of the growing season.

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Early Time Travel? Why Britain Lost 11 Days in 1752.

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