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Guinness World Records

The World's Biggest Christmas Light Display

Guinness World Records
Guinness World Records

The world's largest Christmas lights display makes your house look like a joke. A tasteful, energy-efficient joke.
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Baby Bats Swaddled Like Little Burritos Are Way Cuter Than You Might Expect. The little orphans are swaddled for naps at a rescue center in Australia.
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In 1985, a collection of about 200 brains from mental asylum patients was set into a closet at the University of Texas in Austin. There, they sat for over twenty years until photographer Adam Voorhes found out about them in 2011.
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A lesson about staying in line. Forget strategy -the only thing that will ever work is patience.
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New terms in the Oxford Dictionaries include duck face, lolcat, cool beans, and more. Suddenly, we’re all speaking a little more properly.
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The Horrifying Sound of an Aztec Death Whistle. A hundred of these drawing near would be enough to make you lay down and surrender -then change your pants.
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Royalty, Espionage, and Erotica: Secrets of the World's Tiniest Photographs.You may have a Stanhope lens and never even know it!
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Hitler on Ice: Did the Nazis Have a Secret Antarctic Fortress? Tracing outlandish tales back to their roots makes a great story on its own.

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Warner Home Video
25 Unsung Christmas Icons
Warner Home Video
Warner Home Video

25 Unsung Christmas Icons. You know them, from Yukon Cornelius to Cousin Eddie.

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The Christmas Bird Count. The hundred-year-old tradition is yielding useful information about how our world is changing.

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The Billionaire Who Refused to Pay Kidnappers to Save His Grandson's Life. The true story behind the movie All the Money in the World.

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19 Weird Ways Christmas Was Totally Different 100 Years Ago. Only the best traditions stand the test of time.

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Why Your Brain Has Trouble Bailing Out Of a Bad Plan. Dialing it back takes too many steps.

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Christmas Time Means Sneaky Cats Getting Stuck in Trees. And they're not the least bit sorry about it.

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15 High-Flying Facts About Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. The story set in the 19th century brought martial arts movies into the 21st century.

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Oscilloscope Laboratories
Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Oscilloscope Laboratories

Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked. There are 79 to choose from, with critiques.

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Academic Publishing is Headed for a Day of Reckoning. When you must pay to publish and then pay to read, how can we afford to learn science?

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12 Bizarre Inspirations Behind Star Wars Movie Characters. The creators have been asked time and time again where they got their ideas, and the answers range from goofy (literally) to sublime.

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The World Might Be Better Off Without College for Everyone. It's become an arms race for unnecessary job credentials.

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2017 is the Year that Computers Became Phones. The way people use technology is driving the design of the modern desktop and laptop.

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15 Things You Might Not Know About Leonardo da Vinci's Vitruvian Man. The mathematical sketch was a personal note that became one of the artist's most famous works.

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