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Ringling to Retire Elephants


15 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Vegas Vacation

Sean Hutchinson

Morning Cup of Links: Lord of the Rings Trivia

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Clico: The Story of Franz Taaibosch

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Morning Cup of Links: Solar-Powered Cats

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Morning Cup of Links: FCC to Regulate Net Neutrality

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15 Very Specific Mario Facts From a 1993 Nintendo Internal Guide

Nick Greene

If you've been waiting 22 years to find out where Toad's family lives or what Yoshi's full name is, today is your lucky day.

Q&A: Terri Tatchell, Co-Writer of 'Chappie'

Erin McCarthy

The Missing Links: Dumbing Down the Theory of Relativity

Colin Patrick

What Was Your Best/Worst Science Fair Project?

Jason English

On Fridays, we ask a bunch of unrelated questions. Your answers help get us through the afternoon. Answer one, answer all, or ask your own question. On to this week's topics...

Proper Handshake Etiquette in 14 Countries

Alvin Ward

Sometimes even the simplest things—like handshakes—can be entirely different.

14 Incredible Images from Smithsonian.com's Photo Contest

Rebecca OConnell

Four Common Household Mysteries Explained

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The Weird Week in Review

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Physicist Jon Butterworth on Discovering the Higgs Boson

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Name the Songs From Their Second Verses