Barrie Skelcher in Vaseline Glassware
Barrie Skelcher in Vaseline Glassware

Uranium Glass Collectors

Barrie Skelcher in Vaseline Glassware
Barrie Skelcher in Vaseline Glassware

These People Love to Collect Radioactive Glass. Are They Nuts? Or are they just nuts about that greenish glow?
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10 Unconventional Uses for GPS. It’s the new way to track someone -or some thing- without the trouble of following them.
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A spearfisher off the coast of Florida encountered a 300- to 400-pound grouper. It bit off his flipper, then stole his catch and his spear, too.
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Startling Acts Of Mischief In Children's Literature. Not by the characters, but by the authors!
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The New York Times as written by stoners. The irony is that these folks believe they are being profound -at the time.
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The Top Ten Guilty Pleasure Songs, according to Spotify. Do you have a favorite you’re reluctant to admit?
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The best places to find love — and lust — according to science. I met my husband at a yard sale, which is not mentioned, for some reason.
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A Tribute to the Grilled Cheese Sandwich. You know you want one, because everyone does.

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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water
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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water. Young gas giants throw debris toward inward planets, including hydrogen-rich materials.

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Brazil's Geography Problem. It's a big country with lots of people, so why isn't it a world power?

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The Science of Hearing. Our ability to detect and interpret sounds is due to an amazing and complicated biological system.

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Lucasfilm Might be Putting Future Star Wars Spinoffs on Hold. Solo's disappointing box office was a surprise glitch in the moneymaking machine.

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Why Women Say Nothing Is Wrong When Something Is Clearly Wrong. She has plenty of reasons not to share it with you right now.

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How to Decorate Like a Viking. Archaeologists have built a palette of the paint colors used on Viking homes and buildings.

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The Breastfeeding Zealots of the Neonatal Ward. Maternal lactation is pushed to the point of shaming mothers with hungry babies.

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9 Amazing Tiki Bars. A visit will cool you off even on the hottest day.

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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain
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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain. Check out 25 subtle tricks that make you spend more.

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Here’s How You Can Help Fight Family Separation at the Border. A list of resources and organizations that need your skills, time, or money.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Summer Solstice. While the days will only get shorter from here, temperatures will still go up.

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The Forgotten Chefs Who Made Chili Con Carne a Tex-Mex Standard. Women running their own businesses gave us an entirely new cuisine.

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You Would Never Expect Killer Whales to Appear Here. Arctic Ocean prey that once fed polar bears is fair game for orcas.

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Brooklyn's Defunct Domino Sugar Plant Opens as Domino Park. Pictures show how an old factory can become a community park and still retain its history.

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First Impressions. Tom Comitta took the first sentence from 268 New Yorker short stories, sorted them, and combined them into one surprisingly cohesive tale.

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The Original Locations of 15 Famous Chain Stores. There might be one near you!

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