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The World's Deepest Cave

Take a journey into the deepest cave in the world. Krubera Cave goes 7,208 feet toward the center of the earth.
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We Finally Have Actual Plot Details For Better Call Saul. And a cast list that will make your mouth water.
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In Defense Of Killing Off Main Characters. Sometimes it’s necessary, and fiction should never be more predictable than real life.
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How many hummingbirds can gather at a feeder at one time? According to this video, all of them.
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10 Banned Movie Posters. Some people consider these offensive, pornographic, and/or blasphemous, so take a peek at your own risk.
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Why Middle School Should Be Abolished. We should never have segregated our most vulnerable age group in the first place.
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The Sad, Strange, True Story Of Sandy Allen, The Tallest Woman In The World. She put a happy face on even when she was suffering.
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Thermal vents are so hot at Yellowstone that an asphalt road melted. Roads in one area are closed, but most of the park is still open.
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'I know, right?': The anatomy of a wonderfully nonsensical phrase. This is one neologism I don’t mind hearing from the kids because, unlike so much that they say, it’s positive.

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How A Wrinkle in Time Inspired Female Scientists
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True Stories of How A Wrinkle in Time Inspired Female Scientists. The right book at the right time can change the world.

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How a Pile of Unpaid Bills Led to Washington, D.C. The new city was to be a haven from angry creditors.

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At the NBA All-Star Game, Fergie Performed "The Star Spangled Banner" as a Sultry Torch Song. The response was not so much outrage as it was laughter.

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Hawai‘i’s Last Outlaw Hippies. They've been squatting in the Kalalau Valley for 50 years, but that's coming to an end.

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The Insect That Painted Europe Red. When Conquistadors brought cochineal insects back from the Aztec empire, the color they produced made Spanish dyers rich.

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A New Model Predicts That the 'Ideal' Mammal Is 2.5 Times Bigger Than an Elephant. That model assumes adequate resources from an abundant Earth.

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New York’s Oldest Dim Sum Restaurant and the Secrets of Chinatown. Take a tour of Doyers Street, also known as Bloody Angle.

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15 of History's Greatest Mad Scientists. How being downright insane can lead to thinking outside the box.

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5 Surprising Things DNA Has Revealed About Our Ancestors
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Five Surprising Things DNA Has Revealed About Our Ancestors. Our genes are largely the result of travel and intermingling.

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The Top 10 National Parks You've Probably Never Heard Of. One of them may be closer to you than you thought.

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The Well-Dressed Suffragist. If you're going to protest, you'll need to buy a charming new hat.

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The Presidential Portrait That Was the “Ugliest Thing” LBJ Ever Saw. (The artist did not take that comment kindly.)

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In the game Robot Mind Meld, the object is to come up with the same word as a robot in as few steps as possible. Keep in mind that the robot is not as intuitive as you are.

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The Father Of Artistic Figure Skating. It was all about making a perfect figure 8 on the ice until Jackson Haines came along.

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Amazon's Big Gamble on Grocery Delivery. What impact could a giant competitor have on existing businesses?

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President John Tyler's Grandsons Are Still Alive. Tyler took office in 1841, and eventually had 15 children.

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