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Chocolate-Flavored Fruit

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Time for dessert: is it better to indulge in the chocolate pudding, or virtuously opt for fresh fruit? Black sapote, a little-known tropical delicacy, makes the choice much easier.

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A four-year-old ate her way through the entire tasting menu at The French Laundry (arguably the best restaurant in the country). Her facial expressions tell the whole story.

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With a sprinkle of this and a handful of that, instant ramen can easily become a meal worth talking about.

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A bouquet of tulips can be a delight; an aerial view of Dutch tulip fields in all their meticulously planted, rainbow-striped glory is breathtaking.

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Raising kids these days can be expensive: more expensive than 250 Macbook Airs, seven years in Disneyland, or even a ticket to outer space.

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Can hot dogs be romantic? It seemed to work for the man who used 1,001 of them to propose to his now-fiancée.

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Rather than merely retouching antique plate glass portraits, one photographer is using her imagination to breathe new life into old photographs, inventing colorful backstories for black-and-white models.

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The iconic Batman logo has come a long way in its 75 years.

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The History of Monopoly
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Elizabeth Magie and the History of the Board Game Monopoly. What it became was a far cry from her original intention.

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How North American Bison Ended Up in the Swiss Alps. Several Alpine herds are all descended from one farmer's crazy idea.

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South Georgia Island Is Officially Free of Its Bird-Killing Rodents. The invasive species wrecked the balance of nature for 250 years.

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Listen to These Auditory Illusions When You’re Bored With Laurel and Yanny. Learn about five ways your brain affects what you hear.

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Everybody Once Thought Stegosauruses Could Actually Fly. Early fossil finds led one paleontologist into wild speculation about the dinosaur.

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The Truth About the First Academy Awards and the Dog Rin Tin Tin. He was a good boy, but not an Oscar winner.

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Las Vegas is everything right—and wrong—with sports right now. Stadiums built with tax money rarely benefit the taxpayers.

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15 Life Hacks to Make Doing the Dishes a Breeze. Make them a habit to save yourself time and trouble.

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Queen Will, Queen Will Rock You in the Bohemian Rhapsody Trailer
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Alex Bailey, 20th Century Fox

Queen Will, Queen Will Rock You in the Bohemian Rhapsody Trailer. Starring Rami Malik as Freddie Mercury, the film covers the rise of Queen from 1970 to 1985.

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These Photos Show How Much Public Transportation Has Changed In America. Imagine traveling on a turnpike in a horse and buggy.

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The Jaguar Is Made for the Age of Humans. An encounter in the wilderness of Peru’s Candamo Valley highlights the uniqueness of the Western Hemisphere's biggest cat. 

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The Truth Behind Jeff Goldblum’s Iconic Jurassic Park Shirtless Scene Finally Emerges. It wasn't in the original script.

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A New Study Brings Us Closer to Understanding if Jupiter's Moon Europa Could Host Alien Life. Data from the Galileo mission two decades ago indicates water on the surface.

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How to Make Perfect Fried Rice. Although it is "perfect," commenters suggest variations for different tastes anyway.

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I Love Department Stores. They make shopping a unique and pleasant experience.

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12 Habits That Are Costing You Money. Changing the little things can add up over time.

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