The Untold Stories of Paul McCartney

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The Untold Stories of Paul McCartney. An interviewer digs for Beatles tales we haven't heard before.

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The Not-So-Secret Power of Fandom. Followers have gone from responding to pop culture to actively shaping it.

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Oversharing: Filming Your Wife Giving Birth, Instead of Helping Her. He should have pulled the car over, at least.

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How a 1980s Michelangelo Found Fame on the Ceilings of Old Victorians. Larry Boyce traveled from town to town, more than 200,000 miles on his bicycle, decorating classic homes and making friends.

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A Life-Size Travel Trailer Built from 215,158 LEGO Blocks Has Set a World Record. It's fully functional, with electricity and running water! 

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6 Animals With Jobs More Impressive Than Yours. They happen to have unique talents.

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The Decline of the Civil War Re-Enactor. "We don't get tangled up in all the messy bits, which are the causes and outcomes, which are complicated and uncomfortable."

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The Indonesian Church That Looks Like A Chicken. (It was meant to resemble a dove.)

Climate Change Is Coming for America’s National Parks

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Climate Change Is Coming for America’s National Parks. Imagine Glacier National Park without a glacier.

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The Chimp Who Believed She Was Human. After being raised in a human home, it took years for Lucy to learn to be an ape again.

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The Mathematical Madness of Möbius Strips and Other One-Sided Objects. A look at the history of the mind-bending field of topology

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These 1930s Housewives Were the Godmothers of Radical Consumer Activism. They protested rising food prices with the Hamtramck Meat Strike.

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Disneyland’s Fantasyland Recreated in Incredible Detail in a Basement. A railroad engineer hand-crafted his own theme park over ten years.

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The Princess Who Worked at Macy’s. The Queen of Romania also built furniture, raised poultry, and enjoyed off-roading.

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America is on the Verge of a Nursing Crisis. Our nursing schools don't have the capacity to supply our current needs, much less our future needs.

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15 Amazing Animal Reunions. It's good to know that pets lost for years might find their way home.

Why Can We Hear Others' Footsteps, But Not Our Own?

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Why Can We Hear Others' Footsteps, But Not Our Own? Brain experiments shed light on our personal filters.

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Stilt Fishing in Sri Lanka. Homemade stilts driven into the sand make for a grueling yet productive haul.

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11 Horror Movies it's Safe to Watch With Your Kids. They don't cross the line from scary to traumatizing, but you'll still want to check the details.

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Tracing the Mysterious “Turks” of South Carolina Back to the Revolutionary War. Hundreds of descendants of Joseph Benenhaley still live in Sumter County.

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The Dad-Joke Doctrine. Clean and simple jokes are embarrassing, comforting, and they bond generations together.

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A Dog With Cancer Got a New, 3D-Printed Titanium Skull. Patches is a pioneer for what might some day be available for human patients.

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The Wardrobe Team at Saturday Night Live Works With No Margin for Error. Costume changes have been done in as little as 10 seconds.

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The 19th Century Manual That Claimed the Color Blue Could Cure All Ills. Augustus J. Pleasanton was responsible for the "blue glass craze."

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