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Baby Echidnas Are Called Puggles And They Are Awesome. Sydney’s Taronga Zoo recently hatched three of the little mammals.
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5 Things You Didn't Know About Alan Shepard. The first American in space had plenty of tales to tell.
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MST3K Turkey Day 2016 Marathon Details. This is its fourth year, so we can consider it a tradition.
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12 Disney Movies That Have Horrifying Origin Stories. Fairy tales were once horror stories.
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Hilarious Photos of Jumping Cats Not Giving a Damn. Photographer Daniel Gebhart de Koekkoek says he spent weeks gaining the cats' trust, but it still looks like he threw them.  
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The Latest Rx for Obesity: Sleep Off the Fat. Studies show insomnia and obesity are linked, and tackling one may affect the other.   
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How to roast a perfect turkey. Honestly, with enough dressing and gravy, any way you cook it is fine.
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7 Intriguing Turkey Recipes From the 1800s. You won't want to try them yourself, but they're fascinating to speculate on.

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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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