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The Most Human Robot Yet

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The next generation of Boston Dynamics’ Atlas robot is here, in all its terrifying creepiness. They are getting closer to the Terminator every day.
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How to use Facebook's new emoji Reactions. They’re called Like, Love, Haha, Wow, Sad or Angry.  
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The Explosive Truth Behind the Movie Theater Projection Room. It was designed specifically to shield audiences from the dangers of film.
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How About a Game of Pool? Eddie Deezen has some history and trivia about the game your mother didn't want you to play.
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Don't Judge Your Phobias By These Cool Vintage Book Covers. Minimalist illustrations have to say a lot in one simple design.
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How much money you need to save each day to become a millionaire by age 65. It’s doable, but only if you start young.
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A map shows where people ask “Why is ___ so expensive in [state]?” Check out a list of explanations for the price discrepancies.
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The Lasting Gifts of the Civilian Conservation Corps. You could say they’re set in stone.
 

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How Glow-in-the-Dark Jellyfish Inspired a Scientific Revolution
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How Glow-in-the-Dark Jellyfish Inspired a Scientific Revolution. The story of the discovery of green fluorescent protein.

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Ranking America’s Top 10 Chain Restaurants. When you're on the road for the holidays, you'll know what to expect for dinner.

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How Hoarding Works. It's not just a habit or a hobby, but a serious mental illness.

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Meet the Most Toxic Plant in North America. Whatever you do, do not eat the spotted water hemlock.

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Why Millennials are Facing the Scariest Financial Future of Any Generation Since the Great Depression. Being born in the wrong year has consequences that last a lifetime.

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How Titanic’s Iconic Necklace Almost Sank an Entire Company. The J. Peterman Company was the only officially licensed producer of the Heart of the Ocean.

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Star Wars and the Unfortunate Ubiquity of the Final Climactic Explosion. It's happened several times already; let's see something different.

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13 Weird and Wonderful Gingerbread Houses. You can make anything from imagination and royal icing.

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5 Fun Ways to Call or Track Santa
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5 Fun Ways to Call or Track Santa This Holiday Season. Your children will never forget the experience.

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Dr. No: The First James Bond Movie. Peruse some trivia behind the film that started it all in 1962.

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We Should Teach Basic Lifesaving Skills to Everyone. Even kids can develop the skills to be a hero when they are needed.

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The Rise and Fall and Rise of South Africa’s Ostrich King. Lithuanian entrepreneur Max Rose raised his own birds to decorate European ladies' hats.

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In 1932, Rabbi Dr. Akiva Posner and His Wife Rachel of Kiel, Germany, Placed Their Hanukkah Menorah in a Window Facing the Nazi Party Headquarters Across the Street. The family still uses that menorah.

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The Doomsday Diet. Cold War bunkers were stocked for survival, not gourmet dining.

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38 Wonderful Words With No English Equivalent. If we could pronounce them, we would adopt them.

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