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The First Inductees to the Video Game Hall of Fame Are...

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The first inductees for the Video Game Hall of Fame have been unveiled.

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Intriguing Headline of the Day: How to Ship A Beluga Whale Via UPS

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If at first you don’t succeed. This fall Sideshow Bob will finally murder Bart Simpson.

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The A.V. Club spoke to a dresser on SNL to find out how they get cast members into elaborate costumes in the blink of an eye.

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You’ve seen it dozens of times in the movies: a person gets bitten by a snake and a reluctant friend or love interest sucks out the venom to save the victim’s life. But does that work, or will it still kill you?

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It’s hard to wrap your head around just how many people died during World War II. This video does a formidable job of visually depicting the magnitude of the losses.

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Check out some interesting facts about The Goonies in honor of the film’s 30th anniversary.

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This 91-year old man had one of the oddest life wishes—and he got to make it come true. Never give up on your dreams.

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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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