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Zootopia Appeals to Adults

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Reviews for Disney’s new animated movie Zootopia predict a sure-fire hit. Despite the cute animals, it has a lot to offer to adults.
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Sculpting the Wind: Anthony Howe’s Kinetic Sculptures. Mechanical complexity in motion makes beautiful art.
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This Ted Cruz 'Bad Lip Reading' Is So Funny It May Help Him Win Votes. "If there’s one thing our country doesn’t need more of, it’s goose diarrhea.”
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Google wants you to make payments with your face. I’ll be more interested when we can make money with our faces.
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How Mark Twain’s ghost almost set off the copyright battle of the century. Who owns the rights to works dictated from beyond the grave?
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The Gruesome And Mysterious Case Of Exploding Teeth. Strangely, this frightening event led to pain relief for the sufferers.
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25 Signs Your Cat Is Actually In Pain, According To Science. They keep a poker face, but may need medical attention.
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11 Monarchs Crowned While They Were in Diapers. The youngest of them wasn’t even born yet.

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Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
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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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10 Holiday Controversies
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10 Holiday Controversies. What were once personal choices are now public arguments about how it should be done.

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How Zarafa, France’s First Giraffe, Became a Cultural Sensation. Artists across the country wanted to draw or paint her.

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The 6 Big Superhero Movies Of 2017, Ranked From Worst To Best. It's hard to disagree with such a short list, but some fans will.

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When They Tried to Collect on a Nonexistent Debt, This Man Fought Back. Andrew Therrien took the harassment personally, and set out to find out who was behind it.

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Competitive creative dog grooming is an activity that makes dogs into an art medium. The documentary short Well Groomed follows two creative dog groomers through the biggest such contest at Groom Expo.

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Ada Blackjack, the Forgotten Sole Survivor of an Odd Arctic Expedition. She didn't know how to shoot or trap, but she had to make it back to her young son.

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The American Savings Crisis, Explained. Even if we could build savings in this economy, it wouldn't be worth the effort.

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12 Heroic U.S. Military Chaplains. They didn't want to kill, but served by their own sacrifice.

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