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Editing Hollywood for China

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Here’s how China changed a bunch of big Hollywood movies. Producers are happy to go along with whatever can get their films into that lucrative market.
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Starbucks' Unicorn Frappuccino is set to make its official debut on Wednesday. But some folks have already taste-tested the flavor-changing drink for us.
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The Modern Era's Most Destructive War Took Place in … Paraguay. In six years, 90 percent of the country's adult men were killed.
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The COPS Story. The networks didn't want the show, but it's still going 28 years later.
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The Soviets Made A Real Doomsday Device In The '80s And The Russians Still Have It Today. But what good is a deterrence system if the other side doesn't know about it?  
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The New Star Wars Theme Parks will be Fully Immersive. The places you go and the things you do will have consequences—choose wisely.
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The Hatfields and the McCoys were related to each other in many surprising ways. See the tangled family trees of the feuding clans.
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The Real People Behind 10 Fashion Houses. They were either born into it or overcame difficulties to get there.

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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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