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What It's Like to Live Surrounded by Cemeteries

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What It's Like to Live Surrounded by Cemeteries. At least the neighbors are quiet.

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United States of Protest: A Citizen's Guide to 250 Years of Resistance. The country was born as a protest against Britain, and since then, we've taken it to the streets quite often.

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Legoland Created a Miniature Version of the Royal Wedding Using 39K Bricks. In addition to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, their families, and the wedding party, there's a scale replica of Windsor Castle.

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Where Have All the Bloody Teaspoons Gone? Scientists at an Australian research institute did a study on the phenomena of disappearing workplace spoons.

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Inside the Secret Cities That Created the Atomic Bomb. Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Hanford/Richland, Washington, and Los Alamos, New Mexico, wouldn't exist without the Manhattan Project.

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Mark Rober Intentionally Dropped 200 Wallets in 20 Cities to Find Out Which City is the Most Honest. The results should restore your faith in humanity.

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You Can Always Count on an Airport Bar. It's where you can waste time without feeling guilty about it.

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25 of History's Greatest Moms. They were famous for something else, but their kids knew their maternal side.

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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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