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Find out why people who love birthday parties should move to Mercury.
Find out why people who love birthday parties should move to Mercury.
The Sagan Series is a collection of tribute vidoes dedicated to the late, great Carl Sagan. Breath-taking cinematography and a mesmerising soundtrack lends a powerful scenery to Sagan's narration from his hit TV series, Cosmos: A Personal Voyage.
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Thank you, graffiti artists, for making our streets a little bit smarter. How many of these literary references do you recognize?
Don't watch this if you don't want to lose all faith in music. The Axis of Awesome breaks down your favorite songs into the same four chords -- over and over.
The best, cutest, and most ridiculous canine moments probably ever.
Wes and Tony made a comic then went to the beach and got the authorities called on them for engaging in combat. 'Shoot us both to be sure! Please!'
My kids love to work on science experiments so I'm always on the look out for simple kids science projects that we can do at home, using items we have around the house.
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This is why they are man's best friend.
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At some level, I've known since before my oldest son was born that this moment would come. But when it did, it took me utterly and completely off guard. I was driving a car full of boys home from a soccer tournament last week when my 9-year-old son...
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Google streetview is wellknown, it's an easy tool to explore unknown area's etc.. But there are also some weird and accidental captures by Google's Streetview
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As usual, none of these cats looks the least bit sorry for what they did, do they? I love it!
The World Without Us by Alan Weisman is a penetrating, page-turning, exploration of how our planet would respond without the relentless pressure of the human presence.
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You're so sensitive. You're so emotional. You're overreacting. Calm down. Relax. Stop freaking out! You're crazy! I was just joking, don't you have a sense of humor? Sound familiar? If you're a woman, it probably does.
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William Shatner makes a bold plea for Internet civility
I originally found this photo on Facebook, fell in love with it, and traced it back to a Tumblr blogger who wrote the text and another blogger who created the
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Megan Fox in Transformers is NOT a strong female character.
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is a written in 1932 by . Although the origin of the poem was disputed until later in her life, Mary Frye's authorship was confirmed in 1998 after research by , a newspaper columnist.
By NICKY CHAMP"Saying that you want to be a model when you grow up is akin to saying that you want to win the Powerball when you grow up. It's out of your control and it's awesome — and it's not a career path
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Lateral thinking Brain Teasers that are stranger than fiction.
India, the country of mysterious paradoxes; the land where civilizations and times intermix, a mysterious place which attracts people from all over the world.
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We explain why a woman candidate is not the same thing as a woman's candidate.
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A toned, flat tummy is a goal many of us strive to achieve in time for bathing suit season, but endless crunches and ditching all your favorite foods until July 4th isn't the right-or fun--way to do it.
BootsnAll staff writer Julie Blakley brings you the 10 best hiking trails in the world--where you can trek through the most dramatic scenery anywhere.
These frozen art pieces are about as temporary as a temporary exhibition can get.
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A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.
The Maya said we're due for a shake-up soon. Turns out, they were right.
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Kelly Williams-Bolar, an aspiring teacher and mother of two, was sentenced to 10 days in jail for sending her children to school outside her district. But in this time of economic crisis, it is hard to believe that a single mother such as Williams-Bo...
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This ongoing series by artist Hat Boy featuring Pokemon reimagined as Tim Burton characters is sure to please both movie and gaming geeks. Since this i
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What you want to see at the Annual Performance is the glorious result of all the blood, sweat and tears that make up ballet life behind the scenes. You want see why the Royal Ballet School ranks so highly in England and why a place there is so highly...
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Congratulations to friend John Collins (AKA and inventor of the original walkalong glider and in general a great ). John's design, named after he wife Suzanne, broke the old record by over 19 feet.
Some numbers, such as your phone number or your Social Security number, are decidedly more important than others. But the numbers on this list are of cosmic importancethey are the fundamental concepts that define our universe.
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