Don't Give Holiday Gifts

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BAN ZOOS

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Spend Your Flights Watching the Last Ten Minutes of Movies

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Carve a Honeydew Jack-O-Lantern This Halloween

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How to Never Tell Anyone Anything About Yourself

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A Brief History of 'Auld Lang Syne'

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New LEGO Set Honors NASA’s Female Pioneers

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When Chuck Yeager Tweeted Details About His Historic, Sound Barrier-Breaking Flight

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11 of History's Toughest Riddles

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This Edible Water Blob Could Change Hydration Forever

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13 Dating Pointers from Casanova

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See Young Jack Kerouac's Reading List

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15 Cream-Filled Facts About Oreos

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How 50 Texas Cities Got Their Names

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50 Bright Book Ideas For Everyone on Your List

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7 of History's Most Famous Pairs of Pen Pals

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A Visit With Doctor Laser: New York’s Resident Holographer

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Harry Houdini Honored at Manhattan Home for the 90th Anniversary of His Death

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Leonora Piper, Turn-of-the-Century Medium

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Get in the Halloween Spirit With a 1970s Kids’ Book on Ghosts

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10 Members of Bob Ross's Happy Little Menagerie

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Peek Inside Malta's Lost 19th Century Subterranean Crypt

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West Michigan Is Home to a Giant Lavender Labyrinth

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A 1975 Physics Paper Was Co-Authored by a Siamese Cat

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The AMNH's Giant Blue Whale Just Got its Annual Cleaning

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This Assisted Living Facility Is Designed to Look Like a Neighborhood

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A Praying Mantis Has Become the Kansas City Royals' Good Luck Charm

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Fig Pollination Is Incredible (And Probably Results In You Eating Mummified Wasps)

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13 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Park Rangers

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Design Concept Imagines an Illuminated Cemetery of the Future

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The Long, Haunted History of New York's Shanley Hotel

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Why Are There Suddenly So Many Corpse Flowers in Bloom?

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Stay in Two Countries Simultaneously at This Franco-Suisse Hotel

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CatConLA: Cats, Cats, and More Cats

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The Computer Program That Helped NASA Land on the Moon Is Full of Jokes

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In the Victorian Era, You Could Get a Job Delivering Meat to Cats

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India's Ancient Stepwells Are Sunken Architectural Masterpieces

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Spend the Night in a Massive 'Lightning Field' in the New Mexico Desert

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Meet the Unsung "Rocket Girls" Who Helped Get NASA Into Space

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A Biophysicist Who Studied the Thermodynamics of Pizza

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There Was Once a Secret Pool in the Mojave Desert

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The German Tradition of Posing With a Man in a Polar Bear Costume

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A 'Siberian Unicorn' Roamed the Earth Until 29,000 Years Ago, Scientists Say

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Why Some People Thought the World Might End on March 10, 1982

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The Oldest Bookstore in America (and Possibly the World) Is Also Haunted

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On Its Anniversary, a Valentine For Voyager 1’s Pale Blue Dot

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Half of NASA's New Astronaut Class Are Women (and Their Sights Are Set on Mars)

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Why Rudolph’s Shiny Red Nose Makes Scientific Sense

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Hot Dog Council Says a Hot Dog is Not a Sandwich

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The Story Behind the Iconic Coca-Cola Bottle

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The Enduring Tradition of a Houdini Séance on Halloween

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The 115-Year-Old Mystery of Flannan Lighthouse's Missing Keepers

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The Hunt For a 21st Century Treasure Chest

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A Brief History of Cootie Catchers

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12 Fake Books That Drive the Plots of Your Favorite Movies

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No One Knows Where This Minnesota Waterfall Goes

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The Surprising Story of Famed JFK Impersonator Vaughn Meader (and Why You've Never Heard of Him)

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How Bob Ross Became an ASMR YouTube Star

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Meet the Woman Who Discovered Bob Ross

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See the Oldest Depiction of the Universe in Human History

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Meet the Woman Behind the Apollo Project

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12 Illuminating Facts About General Relativity

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Today in History: Lindbergh and Earhart Took Flight

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The World's Greatest Maple Syrup Heist

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15 of the Queen’s Best Tiaras

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5 Wedding Tips From Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI

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15 Secrets of Real Estate Agents

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Scientists Map Woolly Mammoth Genome

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Meet the Real Rosie the Riveter

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Is This Yoda in a 14th Century Manuscript?

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11 Fierce Facts About the Honey Badger

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The Enduring Legacy of the Pied Piper of Hamelin

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5 Common-Universe Theories For TV

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10 National Parks and the Ghosts and Monsters Who Supposedly Live There

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5 Legends from America’s National Parks

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11 Amazingly Long Animal Migrations

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11 Writers Who Started Late

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5 Common-Universe Theories For Movies

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The Mystery of the Green Children of Woolpit

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9 Strange Sounds No One Can Explain

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Physicist Jon Butterworth on Discovering the Higgs Boson

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How a Game of Monopoly Put 15 Criminals Behind Bars

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6 Very Old Fashions That Are Still in Style

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