Ranking the Romances of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

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Ranking the Romances of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Most are contrived and forgettable, but a few of them work well.

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California Could Become the First State to Mandate Solar Panels on New Homes. The California Energy Commission will vote on the measure Wednesday.

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Watch a Colorful Rainbow of Paint Bouncing on a Speaker in Super Slow Motion. It mixes to brown in no time flat. 

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A Delightful Roundup of Kids Dressing Up as Old People. They're practicing for the 22nd century.

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The Age-Old Problem of Fake News. It's been around as long as the free press.

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Merpeople Sightings, 1610-1784. An interactive map chronicles reports of mermaids and mermen from the Age of Exploration.

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Wisteria Hysteria Hits London. The city is alive with the glorious blooms of carefully cultivated vines.

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7 Mysterious People Without a Past. They were either helpless or had something to hide.

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Climate Change Is Coming for America’s National Parks

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Climate Change Is Coming for America’s National Parks. Imagine Glacier National Park without a glacier.

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The Chimp Who Believed She Was Human. After being raised in a human home, it took years for Lucy to learn to be an ape again.

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The Mathematical Madness of Möbius Strips and Other One-Sided Objects. A look at the history of the mind-bending field of topology

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These 1930s Housewives Were the Godmothers of Radical Consumer Activism. They protested rising food prices with the Hamtramck Meat Strike.

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Disneyland’s Fantasyland Recreated in Incredible Detail in a Basement. A railroad engineer hand-crafted his own theme park over ten years.

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The Princess Who Worked at Macy’s. The Queen of Romania also built furniture, raised poultry, and enjoyed off-roading.

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America is on the Verge of a Nursing Crisis. Our nursing schools don't have the capacity to supply our current needs, much less our future needs.

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15 Amazing Animal Reunions. It's good to know that pets lost for years might find their way home.