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Landing a Rocket Upright

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SpaceX made history yesterday by landing an orbital rocket successfully. This milestone could pave the way for a reusable taxi to the space station.
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These Christmas trees have 3D mapped lighting, and they’re stunning. Just make sure not to move the tree even an inch.  
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The Star Wars Holiday Special. The sad story from the viewers’ side.
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An Honest Performance Of "Baby It's Cold Outside.” Taking the implied creepiness to its logical conclusion.
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The (Ultimate) Top Ten Science Stories of 2015. They rang from tiny DNA molecules to the far-flung former planet Pluto.
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The definitive takedown of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. The angriest Christmas song is even better with annotations. NSFW text.
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Tumblr's #Boneghazi Meme And the True History of Robbing Louisiana Graves. If you gather up human remains that you “find,” it might be best to keep it off the internet.
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Contrary, Lazy, or Subversive (but Funny) Christmas Decorations. When you don't really care enough to bother.

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Breaking Bad: An Oral History
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The Oral History of Breaking Bad. The people behind the groundbreaking show tell its story to celebrate the tenth anniversary of its premiere.

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Why We Didn’t See the Knights of Ren in The Last Jedi. Director Rian Johnson explains that there's nothing nefarious about their absence.

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The Little-Known History of Seafaring Pets. Sailors have been accompanied on voyages by dogs, cats, pigs, chickens, rabbits, and other animals—and not all of them were for dinner.

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A Neopets Romance. This married couple met online when they were 10 and 12 years old.

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How Americans of the 1960s Really Felt About Nuclear Fallout Shelters. Michigan State University surveyed 3514 adults about their feelings regarding preparedness for a nuclear war.

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Why Paris’s Greatest Art Nouveau Metro Stop Is No More. The Bastille station was the greatest of 141 metro stations designed by Hector Guimard at the turn of the 20th century.

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Your Coworkers are Not Your Friends. A bit of formality is appropriate among people who did not choose who they spend all day with.

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10 Graves That Are Remarkably Secure. They keep grave robbers out and zombies in.

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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You?
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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You? No, but there's a reason behind why people still think so.

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10 Misconceptions About U.S. Immigration. Every wave of newcomers has encountered resistance from those already here.

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21 Facts You Might Not Know About Rodney Dangerfield. He got no respect, but we'll never forget him.

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Watch a Man Build a Log Cabin by Himself in Four Minutes. It actually took months, but this is a fascinating yet relaxing time-lapse version.

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How Montana Gold Rushers Literally Threw Away a Fortune in Sapphires. Yogo Gulch still produces some of the finest sapphires in the world.

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New Details Emerge About Solo: A Star Wars Story. Including an official synopsis.

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The Starbucks Logo Has A Secret You’ve Never Noticed. She was too perfect to be real before a small design change.

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8 Major Milestones in Facial Transplant Surgeries. What was recently thought impossible has been accomplished quite a few times.

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