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Yellowstone National Park via Wikimedia Commons // Public Domain
Yellowstone National Park via Wikimedia Commons // Public Domain

The Embarrassing History of Crap Thrown Into Yellowstone’s Geysers. Mother Nature doesn't take kindly to these shenanigans.
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Are the Viruses That Infect Everybody Friends or Foes? Anelloviruses may provide target practice for our immune system.
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It's common knowledge that you don't want to wear a red shirt if you are serving under Captain Kirk in Starfleet. But mathematician James Grime asserts that the idea that you are more likely to be killed if you are a redshirt is not true.
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The U.S. Department of Defense has quite a few Armed Forces Recreation Centers, but there's only one in the continental U.S. The military resort called Shades of Green is in the middle of Walt Disney World in Orlando.
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14 Simple Ways To Actually Improve Your Handwriting. The web offers help, and then it's just practice.
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17 Hilarious Subtitles That Make a Scene So Much Better. Weird descriptions, bad translations, and double entendres.
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Do the terminally ill have a right to experimental drugs? Current law allows these procedures, but there are downsides.
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15 Fascinating Flamingo Facts. Watch them dance the flamingo flamenco!  

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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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