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Want to have the best spring break ever? Take advice from these 14 Hollywood movies!
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Adorable Old Couple Is The Real-Life Notebook. He reads his wife diary entries from their life together to battle the effects of Alzheimer's.
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Behind the Gates of Chios' Abandoned Leper Colony. After housing the lepers of Greece for hundreds of years, it's now a beautiful ruin for explorers.
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A 7-year-old boy bit into a pop tart and noticed that its shape looked like a gun, so he said "Bang bang!" You can guess what happened next: yep, a two-day suspension.
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Pope Fever Grips Rome. As the cardinals arrive, so do their fans, the tourists, the journalists, and the souvenir-sellers.
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A British hacker was imprisoned for internet fraud. He then signed up for a prison IT class, got access to a computer, and hacked into the prison's mainframe.
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How good can a six-year-old breakdancer be? Bgirl Terra owns the house at Chelles Battle Pro 2013 in France -and her slightly-older opponent isn't half-bad, either.   
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7 musicians kicked out of the band they helped start. Seniority matters not when you bring everyone else down.
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6 Horrifying Modern Cannibals. Including one who is a free man due to a technicality.  

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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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