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The Week

The magazine that tells you all you need to know about everything that matters.

The 7 Best Worker-Training Music Videos
The Science Behind Near-Death Experiences
6 Teens Who Are Way Smarter Than You
What does a Hamburger Grown from Stem Cells Taste Like?
7 Surprising Ways Mother Nature is Trying to Kill You
5 of History's Biggest Killjoys
The Science of Implanting False Memories
What Happens to Your Luggage if You Survive a Plane Crash?
These Wetsuits Could Make You Invisible to Sharks
10 Lifehacks from 100 Years Ago
10 Annoying Sounds People Need to Stop Making
Snail Facials: Japan's Slimy New Beauty Trend
5 Failed Candidates for the 51st State
Could Man Actually Build Pacific Rim's Giant Robots?
6 Surprising Facts About Airline Crashes
8 Drugs that Exist in Nature
This Duck has a 3D-Printed Prosthetic Foot
6 Stories of Junk-Food Obsessions
The '60s Batman Theme, Sung by Actual Bats
5 Ordinary Things That Save Your Life Every Day Without You Knowing It
How Do Whales Hold Their Breath for Such a Long Time?
6 Superman Movies that Didn't Get Made
John Oliver's First Night Hosting The Daily Show
The Helicopter Controlled Entirely by the Human Brain
8 Other World Leaders Who Got Divorced in Office
How to Use Chemistry to Age Whiskey in Days Instead of Years
9 Highlights from GQ's Kim Jong Il Expose
Why Do We Lie?
Why Is There So Much Poop in Swimming Pools?
Who Writes the Messages in Fortune Cookies?
What Two Dead Stars Reveal About Earth's Origins
The Great ATM Heist: How Thieves Stole $45 million in a Few Hours
8 Drivers Who Blindly Followed Their GPS Into Disaster
7 Genetically Modified Animals That Glow in the Dark
Early Jamestown Colonists were Cannibals, Apparently
WATCH: The World's Smallest Movie, Starring ... Atoms
Why CERN is Recreating the First Web Page
What Do Chechens Have Against Russia?
How Playing Tetris Could Help Fix A Lazy Eye
WATCH: Why a Soaking-Wet Washcloth Doesn't Drip in Space
9 Terrible Props Used in Bank Robberies
Scientists Want More Money to Research Hangover Cures
How a Gang of Pickpockets Shut Down the Louvre
A Sea Lion that Dances to the Backstreet Boys
How Ancient Shark-Tooth Swords Uncovered Two Long-Lost Species
11 Historical Firsts on Mount Everest
The Cell Phone Turns 40
A Brief History of the Real-Life Invisibility Cloak
The Biggest Cyberattack in Internet History Happened Yesterday
The 8 Best '90s Sitcom-Character Reunions on TV
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