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Morning Cup of Links: The 2017 Academy Award Winners

Miss Cellania

Great links to start a great work week!

Fantastic Collective Nouns for Animals

Doug Wallack

From shiver and tower to bloat and smack, groups of animals are called some strange things.

Watch: Why the World Is Slowly Running Out of Sand

Chris Higgins

Beach sand is actually a valuable resource.

14 Non-Judgmental Facts About 'The People's Court'

Jake Rossen

Rusty the Bailiff wasn't just for show: He once guarded Charles Manson.

A Ninja Museum Is Coming to Japan

Michele Debczak

The Japan Ninja Council announced a plan to drum up excitement around a fading culture.

Nixon's Pigeon Problem

Nick Greene

Richard Nixon was concerned that birds would make an unsightly mess on the parade route during his presidential inauguration, so he took steps to keep the birds away—but what ended up happening was wa

Watch a Vinyl Record That Produces a 'Star Wars' Hologram

Chris Higgins

Death Star schematics not included.

This Week's Best Amazon Deals You Can Still Get

Smart Shopping Team

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15 Academy Award Firsts

Rudie Obias

A Sparkling Subculture: The Japanese Art of 'Dekotora'

Kirstin Fawcett

The decorated trucks often cost millions of yen to create, but their proud owners say it's worth it.

Happy Establishment Day, Grand Teton National Park!

Chris Higgins

It's just ten miles south of Yellowstone.

30 Best Picture Winners You Can Stream Right Now

James L Menzies

Enjoy nearly 90 years of Academy Awards history from the comfort of your living room.

Relax With Slo-Mo Toy Videos

Chris Higgins

Watch what happens when you slow toys down. WAY down.

'A Clockwork Orange' Author Anthony Burgess's 5 Favorite Dystopian Novels

Rudie Obias

As described in his 1984 book 'Ninety-Nine Novels: The Best in English Since 1939.'