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The ancient Egyptians invented several forms of early deodorant, including cones made out of scented grease that were worn on top of the head. As the grease melted, it ran in cooling, fragrant trails down the person’s face and body.

The ancient Egyptians invented several forms of early deodorant, including cones made out of scented grease that were worn on top of the head. As the grease melted, it ran in cooling, fragrant trails down the person’s face and body.

There was a third Apple founder. Ronald Wayne sold his 10% stake for $800 in 1976.

There was a third Apple founder. Ronald Wayne sold his 10% stake for $800 in 1976.

In 1950, the first independent credit card company in the world, Diners Club, started as a way for New York businessmen to pay for client meals at 14 participating restaurants. The Club went on to inspire the first credit card-themed Hollywood movie (1

In 1950, the first independent credit card company in the world, Diners Club, started as a way for New York businessmen to pay for client meals at 14 participating restaurants. The Club went on to inspire the first credit card-themed Hollywood movie (1963’s The Man from the Diners' Club).

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Flamingos are naturally white. Their diet of brine shrimp and algae turns them pink.

Flamingos are naturally white. Their diet of brine shrimp and algae turns them pink.

Name All 7 Countries That Won the World Cup

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Since the first tournament in 1930, only seven different countries have won the World Cup. Can you name them all in 2 minutes?

Who was Carolyn Keene? She was the creator of the Stratmeyer Syndicate, producer of mystery books for children, most noted for the <em>Nancy Drew<em> series. However, the writer of most of the <em>Nancy Drew</em> books was Mildred Wirt Benson, who was und

Who was Carolyn Keene? She was the creator of the Stratmeyer Syndicate, producer of mystery books for children, most noted for the Nancy Drew series. However, the writer of most of the Nancy Drew books was Mildred Wirt Benson, who was under contract to Stratmeyer. She received between $125 and $250 per book.

How Do Our Noses "Adjust" to Bad Smells?

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5 Questions: Baby, Remember My Name

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When lightning strikes the ground, it will sometimes fuse the soil into a hollow, glass-lined tubes called a "fulgurite." This is especially common if lightning strikes a sandy area such as a beach.

When lightning strikes the ground, it will sometimes fuse the soil into a hollow, glass-lined tubes called a "fulgurite." This is especially common if lightning strikes a sandy area such as a beach.

Morning Cup of Links: Fake Military Ranks

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Name the World Series MVPs Since 1995

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Miguel Cabrera, Justin Verlander, and Buster Posey are among the favorites for this year's World Series MVP. But as this quiz proves, the favorites don't always take home the hardware. There are 18 possible answers because the award was shared in 2001. Good luck!

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