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10 Lost or Forgotten Sports Trophies

Jens T Carstensen

Sport's most storied trophy, the Stanley Cup, has seen its fair share of abuse—but even so, it's well ahead of these other major league trophies.

The Real-Life Events That Inspired Sunday's Game of Thrones Episode

Stacy Conradt

If you’ve been on the Internet at all since Sunday night, chances are pretty good that you know what happened on Game of Thrones whether you wanted to or not.

12 Persnickety Rules From the Associated Press Stylebook

Bryan Dugan

Here are 12 rules from the AP Stylebook that you’d never know unless you looked them up.

T-Shirt Tuesday: #SMH

Erin McCarthy

What Are the Dangers of Blood Doping?

T Nelson

It worked for Lance, so why wouldn’t it work for you?

Morning Cup of Links: The Mongolian Death Worm

Brian Abrams

9 Highlights from GQ's Kim Jong Il Expose

The Week

An interview with Kim Jong Il's former sushi chef reveals wild parties, Beijing Big Mac runs, and an obsession with Iron Chef

Culprit of the Irish Potato Famine Identified

Maureen Monahan

For the first time, scientists have used dried herbarium samples to decode the genome of a plant pathogen and its plant host.

20 Regional Names for Woodlice

Virginia C McGuire

The Missing Links: The Longest German Word

Colin Patrick

6 Dictionary Mysteries You Can Help Solve

Arika Okrent

Maybe you can help! Here are six appeals from the OED.

Hairspray: Where Are They Now?

Stacy Conradt

Ah, 1988.

The Last Ice Merchant

Chris Higgins

Rare Full Color Photos From World War II

Jill Harness

Life magazine recently released a gallery of the VIII Bomber Command soldiers working on their planes, many of which were never published up until now.

The Few, The Proud…Bea Arthur? 15 Surprising Celebrity Marines

Jens T Carstensen

You might be surprised to learn these men and women served in the Marines.

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