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The Week

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

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