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Ultraviolet reveals the truth of sun-damaged skin, and it’s not a pretty picture. Seriously, wear sunscreen.

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Oregon is more than just Portland: it boasts 185 state parks in total, all of which appear in this music video about falling in love, both in Oregon and with Oregon.

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Instead of pitching a fit, one little girl took the high road and wrote her parents a strongly worded letter about their bad "additudes" instead.

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Someone has created a hand-crafted, meticulously detailed, playable Jumanji board: what could possibly go wrong?

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With the recent passing of Hollywood starlet Lauren Bacall, every famous face of Madonna's hit song "Vogue" has now died.

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Long before Peter Jackson's blockbuster adaptation turned the sweeping landscapes of New Zealand into a cinematic Middle Earth, Soviet Russia put its own unlicensed, made-for-TV spin on The Hobbit using a combination of live actors, puppets, and ballerinas. Clocking in around the one-hour mark, "The Fairytale Journey of Mr. Bilbo Baggins, the Hobbit" takes more than a few liberties with its source material.

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Pit bulls have long been maligned as vicious killers, but photographer and dog lover Sophie Gamand aims to correct that misperception by showing potential owners how sweet the breed can really be.

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It's not doodling; it's "brainstorming."

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Scientists Are Pushing For a Ban on Killer Robots
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A Growing Movement of Scientists is Pushing for a Ban on Killer Robots. Separating human judgment from war is a recipe for disaster.

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17 Homes You’ve Seen On TV And What They Look Like Off-Screen. Not shown: the tourists who stop and take pictures.

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The Curious Case of the Law of the Tongue. When orcas help you hunt whales, it's only right to share the meat with them.

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The Hunt for Mexico’s Heirloom Beans. A return to rare and exotic bean varieties has made the humble legume cool.

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Why Restaurants Became So Loud—And How to Fight Back. An ambience designed for "buzz" and "energy" can damage your hearing.

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Should America Go Cash-Free? Digital money is convenient, but total reliance on banks comes with costs.

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10 Out-of-This-World Facts About Plan 9 From Outer Space. What made it a bad movie also made it a lot of fun.

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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel
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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel. Action Comics #1000 celebrates the anniversary by reminding us of what the superhero is all about.

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North Carolina’s Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park and Museum. Detour your next road trip to enjoy this whimsical attraction.

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The Rise and Fall of the Hormel Girls, Who Sold America on SPAM. The drum and bugle corps made the act of eating canned meat feel patriotic.

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O Moldy Night: A Celebration of Molded Food. Outstanding dishes at an event in North Carolina ranged from the sublime to the disgusting.

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What It's Like To Be Latino In the U.S. The hyphen makes life difficult on both sides.

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A Real-life Lord of the Flies: the Troubling Legacy of the Robbers Cave Experiment. Muzafer Sherif manipulated boys at summer camp to hate each other in the 1950s, but they only learned the truth as elderly men.

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Ten Superstitions of Writers and Artists. They must have worked, since all these people became famous.

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On Pins and Needles: 11 Famous Knitters. The hobby never completely goes out of style.

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