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What Star Gazing Looks Like From the Last of the Wild Roads

At the crest between valleys, I take out binoculars, and in turn they take my breath, multiplying… >>

Meet the Downsized Generation: Millennials Who Are Rewriting the Rules for Success

They graduated as the economy tanked, forcing twentysomethings to rethink their (and the country's)… >>

6 Global Warming Effects That May Surprise You

You might already think of global warming effects as melting ice, rising seas, stronger hurricanes… >>

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21 New Games and Fun Apps to Brighten Your Day

There's something for everyone in our top picks of websites and apps that are sure to make you… >>

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13 Things You Didn’t Know About Bond…James Bond

Think you know James Bond movies? We dug up little-known trivia about Agent 007. >>

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Gorgeous, Meet Gross: 4 Lovely Locales Ruined By Massive Trash

From the tallest mountain to the largest ocean, no place on earth (or beyond) is immune from… >>

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The Gutsiest Game Show Contestants Ever

It doesn't matter if you win or lose, as long as you earn the respect of Americans everywhere. >>

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Celebrities Share the Best of America

Bright spots: See America through the eyes of your favorite celebrities. >>

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5 Flash Mob Videos That Will Brighten Your Day

Sometimes all you need is a little spontaneous song and dance to make you smile. So here you go:… >>

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5 Innovative Artists Who Redefined How Art Is Created

They fly high above cities. They make sculptures of single grains of sand. Prepare to be amazed by… >>

Weird News: When Super Heroes Behave Badly

A punch in the gut, pepper spray in the face? Superheroes on Hollywood Boulevard may not act like… >>

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Animal Skulls Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before

It's easy to recognize a human head beneath its flesh, but some of these animal skulls might… >>

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Fascinating Facts About One World Trade Center

Even while still under construction, One World Trade (formerly known as the Freedom Tower) has… >>

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Can You Guess What This Fireworks Display Is Called?

This mini-lesson will make you sound like a fireworks pro. >>

Oh, the Irony: Which U.S. Leaders Said One Thing, But Did Another?

We'd like to think we can trust all of our elected officials and men in uniform, but these… >>

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The Best Books to Give for Father’s Day

Humor, fiction, food, sports, and more....our books editor Dawn Raffel selects her top picks for… >>

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6 People Who Were Too Sexy for Their Own Good

We all want to look our best, right? But for these people, it posed a real problem. >>

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Who Said It Best: ‘Veep’ or Real Life VP Joe Biden?

Vice President Joe Biden is well known for his garrulousness, but how does his loquacity hold up… >>

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20 Reasons You’re Happy You Don’t Live in Winterfell

Sometimes it looks glamorous: the castle, the feasts, the silk dresses and the gold (assuming you… >>