Why Is a ‘Pepper’ Different From ‘Pepper’? It came down to Christopher Columbus making the best of his navigational failure.

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How To Grow Coral. Delve into the secrets of the animals with algae inside that create rocks.

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Surprising Ways Creators' Lives Shaped Fictional Universes. Mundane events from everyday life can grow and change into something completely different.

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The Woman Who Challenged the Idea that Black Communities Were Destined for Disease. Physician Rebecca J. Cole spent 30 years beating the odds and improving public health.

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How Filmmaker Karl Freund Brilliantly Perfected the Art of Three Camera Sitcom Lighting Used Today. It's why you instantly recognize a TV show is a sitcom even if you've never seen it before.

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Do We Really Need Another Willy Wonka Movie? The planned origin story could easily strip the character of all charm and mystery.

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Hurricanes Aren’t Moving as Fast as They Used to, and That's Bad. It means more destruction where they linger.

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11 Cool Facts About Frozen Yogurt. Have one today to celebrate Frozen Yogurt Month.