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Hammer Films
Hammer Films

Sherlock Holmes’ Biography

Hammer Films
Hammer Films

A Brief But Complete History of Sherlock Holmes. An excerpt from Otto Penzler’s The Big Book of Sherlock Holmes Stories.
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Behind Those Awful Album Covers. The stories of the real people who recorded the music.
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Big Bird Interns At Funny Or Die. They might just run “afowl” of child labor laws.
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How to make a DIY ‘drone’ with balloons & a fishing rod. Aerial photography doesn’t have to be super expensive if you’ve already got a camera.
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Neuroscientists measured the brains of other neuroscientists to see what gets neuroscientists excited. Getting published in the right journal is their supreme turn-on.
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It’s All But Guaranteed That 2015 Will Be The Hottest Year On Record. The past six months have all set records as the hottest ever.
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The Long and Glorious History of Cat Ladies. Plus some who became famous because of it.
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8 Thanksgiving Flowcharts. Just in case you need help deciding how to celebrate the holiday properly.

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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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