Last-Minute Travel Tips for San Diego Comic-Con 2018. Get ready to party with 130,000 of your new best friends.

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Why Are There Palm Trees in Los Angeles? They made the city attractive, but it wasn't an original idea.

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New Software Can Isolate Musical Instruments from a Band Recording. It will be a boon to recording studios, remixers, and anyone who wants to learn, say, the trumpet part from an orchestra performance.

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Hoarders, Hauntings, and Two-Headed Cows: Dealing Dead People's Things. Duane Scott Cerny shares stories from a lifetime of collecting items for his antique store.

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On Letting Kids Be Kids at Summer Camp. For them, it's a short escape from everyday life.

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The Mysterious Disappearance of North America's First Dogs. They accompanied people coming here 10,000 years ago, but their DNA has since vanished.

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Financial Aid Letters are Really, Really Confusing. More than half of them in a study did not make it clear how much college would cost.

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8 Tips for Haggling at a Car Dealership, According to Insiders. Never pay more than you absolutely have to.