What It's Like to be Struck by Lightning. Around 4,000 people around the world die from lightning strikes every year, but about ten times as many are hit and survive.
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When Evan Kowalski's mother asked him what theme he wanted for his 4th birthday party, he said Mrs. Doubtfire. Mom was surprised, but she made it work beautifully.
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Julie d’Aubigny was a 17th-century French crossdresser, swordswoman, and opera star. She was sentenced to death twice, but always came up smelling like a rose.
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That Time a Basketball Player Saved a Dolphin. Marine World called the Golden State Warriors for a volunteer.
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All these years later, Top Gun 2 is officially happening, and we might even get a Spaceballs 2.
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Americans Are Still Terrible at Taking Vacations. It's getting better, but we still dread catching up on more work when we return.
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What Americans can learn from the soothing British ritual of tea time. It's a tradition that stands in for several kinds of social connections.
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10 Things You Didn't Know About the President's Secret Army. The U.S. Joint Special Operations Command are the elite units that have movies made about their exploits.