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Lucky Chimney Sweeps

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The Many Possible Reasons British People Hire Chimney Sweeps for Their Weddings. Mainly because they are good luck.  
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10 Things You Should Never Do to Your Lawn. You want it to be a nice place to walk through in your bare feet.
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How Realistic are New York Apartments on TV Shows? Hint: less realistic as time goes by.
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New Super-Earth May Be Best Yet for Finding Signs of Life. Until a better one is discovered in another week or so.
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How To Know When Your Roommate Is Bad. Some annoyances are trivial, others are a sign that you need to get out.
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The Silence of the Lambs as a romantic comedy. Selective editing and mood music can make a movie into anything you want it to be.
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Fox News dumped Bill O'Reilly over money. It's that simple. Change comes when it affects the bottom line.
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Women in Medicine: 6 Pioneering Activists. They had to fight for the right to save lives.

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The Magic of Making Marbles
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The Magic of Making Marbles. An expert glassblower shows us how it's done.

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The Marriage of Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio. It burned brightly and then flamed out quickly.

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The 12 Best So-Bad-They're-Good Episodes of Star Trek. They come from four different series in the adventures of Starfleet.

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The Bizarre Case of New Zealand’s Exploding Pants. This illustrates the danger of new products that aren't thoroughly tested.

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Leather: Grown in a Lab, Without Cows. It's collagen produced by engineered yeast that is essentially the same as tanned animal skin.

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Watch a Rare Video of a Two-Faced Kitten. And learn what might cause a Janus cat to be born that way.

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5 Great Alarm Clocks for Reluctant Wakers. A novel idea could really get your attention first thing in the morning.

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Autumnal Equinox Traditions. How folks say goodbye to summer and hello to fall—at least in the Northern Hemisphere.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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