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AMNH's Adults-Only Sleepover

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NYC's American Museum of Natural History threw an "adults-only" slumber party. One hundred and fifty lucky museum goers got to sleep under the blue whale. We're jealous!

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A "lost" Dr. Seuss collection is about to be published by Random House. Readers can look forward to more adventures with Horton the elephant.

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It turns out some people really do need more sleep than others. Scientists discovered a gene mutation that allows some to function better than others with less sleep.

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What is Weird Al wearing on his new album cover? Not what you thought.

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Very cool vintage wedding pictures. Some dresses stood the test of time better than others.

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This couple posed with their dog as if it was a newborn baby. The dog is a surprisingly good sport about it.

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Illustrations of objects found in Alfred Hitchcock movie murder scenes. The extremely detailed subjects get more interesting the longer you look at them.

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Check out every version of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in one infographic. The chart is both nostalgic and horrifying.

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A dog is rejected after walking 30 miles to its family's home. It's OK, because she took a private jet to her new home.

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It's never too soon to start ranking music. PMA has a list of the best tracks of 2014 so far.

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Einstein is Proved Right (Again)
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Deep in the Heart of Our Galaxy, Einstein is Proved Right Again. His theory of general relativity holds true even at the black hole near the center of our galaxy.

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"Total Eclipse of the Heart" Was Almost a Meat Loaf Song. It was written for him, but then detoured to Bonnie Tyler.

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The Atomic Bomb That Was Too Big To Use. The largest nuclear bomb ever made, Tsar Bomba, was actually a scaled-down version of the original design.

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6 Weirdly Specific Ideas Movies Have About Normal Bathrooms. You'll be surprised by the many times the same weird thing happens in a bathroom across different fictional worlds.

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What It’s Like to Apartment Hunt With a Boyfriend Who Has No Credit Score. He's a responsible guy, but couldn't prove it on paper.

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The 33 Most Romantic Moments In TV History. Get your hankies out.

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27 Hilariously Nasty Sounding Mushroom Species Names. They would be hurt by them if they had feelings.

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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe
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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe. Encountering something that overwhelms your previous experience can be terrifying or enlightening.

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Dominoes and Fire. See a chain reaction of dominoes—powered by candles, hot air, and burning sparklers.

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Alan Hale Jr. "The Skipper." Meet the man behind the Gilligan's Island character.

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The 9 Most Nightmarish Movies About Nuclear Attacks. None of them are as scary as growing up during the Cold War arms race.

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5 Tips from NASA for Photographing the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21. The secret is preparing ahead of time.

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The Bloody San Antonio Origins of Chili Con Carne. One of the possible origin stories goes back as far as an uprising in 1813.

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The United States of Movies. The most iconic film set in each state, plotted on a colorful map.

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7 Spacecraft NASA Has Landed on Mars. Some future civilization may discover it and call it a robot planet.

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