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Nazi Designer Animals

GrottesdeHan via Wikimedia Commons // CC BY-SA 3.0
GrottesdeHan via Wikimedia Commons // CC BY-SA 3.0

When the Nazis Tried to Bring Animals Back From Extinction. The real-life Lutz Heck impressed Göring with his breeding program.  
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Study: Religiosity and Playing Video Games Linked With Sexism Towards Women. Could it be that the subjects weren't spending enough time getting to know women?  
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The First Victorian Tattoo Queen. Maude Wagner was the first American woman who displayed tattoos done of her own volition, but she also became the first American woman tattoo artist.
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Three Things You Need to Know If a Debt Collector Calls You. You have some legal protection.
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It's not uncommon for baby owls to fall out of nests, so volunteers in Wisconsin return the owlets to their homes. And the story of mission two.
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Why it’s so difficult for McDonald’s to make burgers from fresh beef. That's billions of burgers, you know.
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Should your doctor be allowed to work on no sleep? Between the new guidelines and the cost of medical school, it's no wonder we have a doctor shortage.
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What 20 Famous Characters Look Like Without Masks. Most of them you wouldn't recognize on the street.

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The Secret Underground Life of Newborn Meerkat Pups
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The Secret Underground Life of Newborn Meerkat Pups. Nature photographers fitted a meerkat with a camera to get a look inside.

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America’s Secret Ice Base Won’t Stay Frozen Forever. When the glacier hiding it is gone, environmental hazards will be exposed.

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All 11 Versions of the U.S.S. Enterprise, Ranked. With each described in excruciating detail.

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How Tennessee Became the Final Battleground in the Fight for Suffrage. The process was much dirtier than we ever learned in school.

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A Remix in Tribute to Han Solo. He had a lot of great lines over four films, so Eclectic Method gave them rhythm and rhyme.

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Ishmael Beah tells what it was like to go from child soldier in Sierra Leone to high school student in New York. His classmates couldn't figure out why he was so good at paintball.

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A Brief History of Credit Cards. They aren't as old as you might have thought.

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10 Allegedly Cursed Objects. Just keep telling yourself that all the bad things that happened around them could be coincidence.

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How Four Undergrads Got the Scoop on the Unabomber
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How Four Undergrads Got the Scoop on the Unabomber. When news outlets couldn't get to Montana in time, J-school volunteers went into action.

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Kottabos, the Ancient Greek Drinking Game. The skill involved was flinging wine from one's own cup at a target.

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An Acid Trip with Groucho Marx. Yeah, he did LSD. At age 77.

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How Creedence Clearwater Revival Became the Soundtrack to Every Vietnam War Movie. It's not only because those songs take you to that specific era.

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Owen KC Stephens tells a wonderful story about the time an elderly British couple wanted to learn how to play a Star Wars role-playing game. They didn't know what a role-playing game was, but they knew what they were doing.

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These Freaky Fish Can Turn Their Eyes Into Flashlights. The triplefin is tiny, but controls its own super power.

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Unauthorized Dwelling at Yale. Student Allan Kornfeld couldn't afford the dorm charges, so he lived in a campus ventilation shaft for his senior year.

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The Resistance Group That Battled Hitler With Words. The students who worked under the name White Rose paid dearly for their efforts.

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