The 2017 Race to Alaska starts today. "It’s like the Iditarod, on a boat, with a chance of drowning, being run down by a freighter, or eaten by a grizzly bear."  
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A new study pushes the origin of Homo sapiens back another 100,000 years. People were also more widespread than previously thought.  
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The Music Box: Laurel and Hardy's Oscar-Winning Short. Read how it came about, and then watch the magic.
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HGTV’s Hidden Dark Side. Getting a real estate bargain, whether for a home or to flip, often comes at a cost for the neighborhood: gentrification, and the eviction of the people who can no longer afford to live there.
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All 213 Beatles Songs, Ranked From Worst to Best. An instant way to start a fight.
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Why Hollywood Bet On The Joy Luck Club. Few expected it to be a hit, but the movie meant a lot to those who threw their hearts into the production.
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Oops: T. rex Didn't Have Feathers After All. The producers of Jurassic Park can breathe a sigh of relief. 
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10 Aphrodisiacs from Around the World. Some of these ancient ideas show us that the placebo effect has been with us forever.