A Brief History of The Creature from the Black Lagoon Franchise. The Gill Man never fit in with Universal's other monsters, but he had his own charms.

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A Look at the Most Visionary, Ridiculously Tall Structures. The sky is the limit for planned buildings yet to be built.

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The Ballerina Who Shot Nazis. Franceska Mann made history with her last brave act.

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The Skeleton Of Famed Astronomer Tycho Brahe Finally Reveals His Cause Of Death. A recent study concludes it was his high station and lifestyle.

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Daft LEGO: A Detour Into the Weird. In the internet tradition of incredibly complicated machines that do something useless yet impressive, here's a LEGO contraption that displays the lyrics to Daft Punk's song "Harder Better Faster Stronger."

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The Princess Pretenders. Read the stories of three everyday women who convinced the people around them that they were born into royalty.

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Glow-in-the-Dark Trees Could be the Future of Street Lighting. Bioluminescence doesn't depend on the power company.

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6 Tips for Wearing High Heels Without Wrecking Your Feet. That is, if you really have to wear them.