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15 Movies That Were Booed At The Cannes Film Festival

Rudie Obias

While it seems rude to heckle or boo a movie at the local cineplex, it’s actually somewhat common at the Cannes Film Festival, which kicks off today.

Welcome to the Body Farm

the mag

Beyond the border of an ordinary parking lot lies the most cutting-edge graveyard in the world … and a hands-on lab for cops and forensic anthropologists.

The Most Interesting Comics of the Week

Rich Barrett

We're Looking for a Few Good Interns!

Erin McCarthy

We could use a few extra hands around here.

48 Famous People With Surprising Hobbies

Jason English

John Green looks into the hobbies of successful people like Albert Einstein, Steve Jobs, and Dungeons & Dragons fan Tim Duncan.

Strange Geographies: The Happy, Haunted Island of Poveglia

Ransom Riggs

A quarantine station, a dumping ground for plague victims, more recently a mental hospital -- the tiny island of Poveglia in the Venice Lagoon has served many unpleasant purposes over the years, but t

10 Things You May Not Know About 'Little Women'

Joy Lanzendorfer

Americans recently added 'Little Women' by Louisa May Alcott to their top 10 favorite books. To welcome it to the list, here are some facts about this beloved children’s classic.

How Did Egyptians Move Heavy Rocks For The Pyramids?

Hannah Keyser

5 Ways to Save Newborns' Lives

Chris Higgins

Morning Cup of Links: Dracula's Castle is For Sale

Miss Cellania

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The Beauty of Space Photography

Chris Higgins

Scientists explain how we get those beautiful color photos from space.

E.B. White's Advice for Aspiring Authors

Erin McCarthy

As a successful writer of works for both children and adults, E.B. White received fan mail often. But even though he seemed to hate it, that didn't stop him from writing back.

11 Advertising Slogans That Became Catch-Phrases

Kara Kovalchik

Today’s rapid-fire special effects-laden spots don’t seem to have the memorability factor of yesteryear’s Clio winners.

10 Things You Might Not Know About Allosaurus

Mark Mancini

Forget those sluggish tail-draggers you’ve seen plodding through old cartoons—in the real world, many dinosaurs lived fast and died young.

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