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The Top 10 Famous Racehorses

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The Top 10 Famous Racehorses. With the Kentucky Derby this weekend, there's always the possibility of another one joining the list.

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A Daughter of Refugees Uses Art to Connect to Her Roots. Jessica Herrera inspires others to do the same.

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Human Milk May Solve an Ice Age Evolutionary Mystery. When one gene controls several organs, the trait selected for can affect others that puzzle us.

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Britain's Weirdest Folk Rituals. They include blazing barrels, sacred pies, and dressing up in prickly burrs.

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Nations Illustrated as Fantasy Characters. Russian artist Anastasia Bulgakova draws warriors armed and armored with their international reputations and lots of symbolism.

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What’s So Funny?: 25 Singers Cracking Up at Their Own Songs. A roundup to make you smile, with video evidence.

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How to Keep Your Succulents Alive. Drainage. The secret is drainage.

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A Bumpy History of the Baby on Board Sign. What started as a safety tip became a joke and a safety hazard.

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The History of Monopoly
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Elizabeth Magie and the History of the Board Game Monopoly. What it became was a far cry from her original intention.

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How North American Bison Ended Up in the Swiss Alps. Several Alpine herds are all descended from one farmer's crazy idea.

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South Georgia Island Is Officially Free of Its Bird-Killing Rodents. The invasive species wrecked the balance of nature for 250 years.

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Listen to These Auditory Illusions When You’re Bored With Laurel and Yanny. Learn about five ways your brain affects what you hear.

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Everybody Once Thought Stegosauruses Could Actually Fly. Early fossil finds led one paleontologist into wild speculation about the dinosaur.

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The Truth About the First Academy Awards and the Dog Rin Tin Tin. He was a good boy, but not an Oscar winner.

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Las Vegas is everything right—and wrong—with sports right now. Stadiums built with tax money rarely benefit the taxpayers.

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15 Life Hacks to Make Doing the Dishes a Breeze. Make them a habit to save yourself time and trouble.

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A Spoiler-Free Review of Deadpool 2
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A Spoiler-Free Review of Deadpool 2. Basically, if you liked the first Deadpool, you'll love this one, too.

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Pulling Off the Perfect Power Nap. A half-hour nap is good, but a longer nap is even better.

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Identical Twins Hint at How Environments Change Gene Expression. Studies of twins separated at birth are shedding new light on how nature and nurture work together to create who we are.

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The Ultimate Senior Prank. Police in Cumberland, Wisconsin, got a call about a car that had driven through a wall into the local high school's principal's office, but then had a good laugh.

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The Surprising History (and Future) of Fingerprints. Using them to solve crimes is a relatively recent innovation.

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A lathe is a serious investment in money, time, space, and material. That's why we have WebGL Lathe Workshop, where you can turn a nice newel or chair leg online, for free (with sound effects)!

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7 Priceless Items People Sold on eBay. Most brought a pretty good price.

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