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      18 Portmanteau Words You Never Thought Of

      Love going out for brunch, staying at motels, or playing Pokémon? We bet you didn't know that all these words have something in common—they come from other words that have been put together.

      50 Acts of Kindness for Kids to Do to Make the World a Better Place

      Kids may be little but they can make a big difference in the world, just by doing these simple acts...


      Pi Day: How Pi Was Almost Changed to 3.2

      Why should you never talk to "pi"? Because, hello, everyone knows it will just go on forever. Well, everyone except...


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      15 Rude Things You Probably Shouldn’t Be Doing at the Grocery Store

      Grocery shopping is something we all have to do, seemingly all at the same time. Here's how to make the...


      The Surprising History of Mother’s Day You Never Knew

      A day of thanks and appreciation for the most important and influential women in our lives seems like a no-brainer....

      20 Cool Facts About Space We Bet You Didn’t Know

      Perseverance just landed on Mars, where it will search for signs of life. But space's cool factor doesn't begin or...


      15 Amazing Facts About the Women of NASA

      The sky is not the limit for these incredible pioneers.


      15 Everyday Items You Had No Idea Were Made By NASA

      The camera in your phone, the insulation in your walls, and that oh-so-comfortable mattress you sink into nightly: You can...


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      Your Guide to a Million Dollar Highway Road Trip

      Take in stunning views and a trip through mining history on one of Colorado's most thrilling and dangerous roads.


      The 12 Chinese Astrology Signs and What They Mean for You

      What's your Chinese zodiac sign? The animal associated with your birth year reveals a lot about your personality and the...



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      April Fools’ Day: How Did It Start and Why Is It April 1?

      The origins of the prank-lovers' favorite holiday are murky. In fact, it's possible that the entire concept of April Fools'...


      13 Facts You Probably Never Knew About Gold

      Check out these fun 24-karat nuggets about gold.

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      15 Moments That Changed Women’s History Forever

      In honor of Women's History Month, a look back at the single moments in history when, for women, doors of...



      13 Grammatical Mistakes That Are Making You Look Bad

      You should of known better! Actually, you should HAVE known better about these common grammar pet peeves that drive people...


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      Here’s Why You Don’t See Blimps Anymore

      You still see planes and jets in the sky, but a blimp is a rare sighting these days.


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      Can You Test Positive for COVID-19 After Getting the Vaccine?

      If you got the COVID-19 vaccine, you're not in the clear just yet. Here are the possible scenarios where you...


      What Is a Six-Word Memoir? The Brief but Powerful Story of Your Life

      See if you can tell your story in just half a dozen words.


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      50 Best Historical Fiction Books of All Time

      Travel back in time for mystery, romance, drama, and more with these historical fiction masterpieces. No time machine required!


      24 Surprising Facts You Never Knew About the Bible

      Whether you know your Scriptures chapter and verse or you rarely take a peek at the Good Book, these Bible...

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      Equality vs. Equity: What’s the Difference?

      Maybe you've interchanged the words "equity" and "equality" in conversation—but they don't, in fact, mean the same thing.



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      15 Hidden Treasures Rumored to Be Somewhere in the United States

      Tales of hidden treasure are always thrilling, especially when the treasure in question might be right in your own backyard.


      Why Black History Month Is More Important Than Ever

      While it's important to celebrate Black culture and contributions, it's equally important to acknowledge how society still oppresses and discriminates...


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      To Whom It May Concern: What It Means and How to Use It

      There are times when we need to write important letters to people who we don't know, and who may be...


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      16 Ways to Celebrate Black History Month

      Here are just some of the things to do, read, and see to immerse yourself in the rich history of...