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The World's Most Interesting Camel

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Gwinn Heap via Wikimedia Commons // Public Domain 

The Most Interesting Camel in the World. Topsy joined the U.S. Army in the 1850s and lived until 1934.
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After you hear ‘Beep Beep, I’m a Sheep,’ you’ll understand why the meme is so viral. TomSka's asdf movie series has a definite earworm.
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How Hitler Stole the Autobahn. The official line was that he conceived of it in a jail cell in 1924.
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Having a common name and even sharing a birthday with another Lisa Davis led her to see the injustice in our justice system.
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How Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning Revived the Guardians of the Galaxy. Before 2008, they were in Marvel's dustbin of heroes.
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Smoking pot, even legal medical marijuana, can deny you a life-saving organ transplant. Nineteen-year-old Riley Hancey found out the hard way.
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How humans will lose control of artificial intelligence. We'll be blindsided by unintended consequences.  
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10 Hair-Raising Facts About Edward Scissorhands. The movie was weird behind the scenes, too.

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The History of Monopoly
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Elizabeth Magie and the History of the Board Game Monopoly. What it became was a far cry from her original intention.

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How North American Bison Ended Up in the Swiss Alps. Several Alpine herds are all descended from one farmer's crazy idea.

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South Georgia Island Is Officially Free of Its Bird-Killing Rodents. The invasive species wrecked the balance of nature for 250 years.

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Listen to These Auditory Illusions When You’re Bored With Laurel and Yanny. Learn about five ways your brain affects what you hear.

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Everybody Once Thought Stegosauruses Could Actually Fly. Early fossil finds led one paleontologist into wild speculation about the dinosaur.

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The Truth About the First Academy Awards and the Dog Rin Tin Tin. He was a good boy, but not an Oscar winner.

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Las Vegas is everything right—and wrong—with sports right now. Stadiums built with tax money rarely benefit the taxpayers.

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15 Life Hacks to Make Doing the Dishes a Breeze. Make them a habit to save yourself time and trouble.

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Queen Will, Queen Will Rock You in the Bohemian Rhapsody Trailer
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Alex Bailey, 20th Century Fox

Queen Will, Queen Will Rock You in the Bohemian Rhapsody Trailer. Starring Rami Malik as Freddie Mercury, the film covers the rise of Queen from 1970 to 1985.

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These Photos Show How Much Public Transportation Has Changed In America. Imagine traveling on a turnpike in a horse and buggy.

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The Jaguar Is Made for the Age of Humans. An encounter in the wilderness of Peru’s Candamo Valley highlights the uniqueness of the Western Hemisphere's biggest cat. 

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The Truth Behind Jeff Goldblum’s Iconic Jurassic Park Shirtless Scene Finally Emerges. It wasn't in the original script.

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A New Study Brings Us Closer to Understanding if Jupiter's Moon Europa Could Host Alien Life. Data from the Galileo mission two decades ago indicates water on the surface.

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How to Make Perfect Fried Rice. Although it is "perfect," commenters suggest variations for different tastes anyway.

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I Love Department Stores. They make shopping a unique and pleasant experience.

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12 Habits That Are Costing You Money. Changing the little things can add up over time.

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