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This little dog’s got the moves!
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Teen reveals designs at New York Fashion Week
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Little Leaguers meet Big Leaguers in Phila.
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What turned a lobster blue?
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Would you pay $3,200,000 for a comic book?
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Watching others play video games the next big thing
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Ever wonder why school starts so early? (Hint: $$$)
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School’s favorite cookie banned from cafeteria
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Un-bee-lievable! 50,000 bees invade apartment
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378 Starbucks customers “Pay it Forward”


Getting blood from dogs? Easy! But cats? Not so much
Dogs giving blood? Sure! But cats? Not so much. If man's best friend is a dog, then who is a dog's best friend? That would be Rover. Or Glow. Or Ivan or Raina. The four canines recently donated precious pints of blood to their fellow pooches. And they did it without h...
Dogs giving blood? Sure! But cats? Not so much. If man's best friend is a dog, then who is a dog's best friend? That would be Rover. Or Glow. Or Ivan or Raina. The four canines recently donated precious pints of blood to their fellow pooches. And they did it without h...
Dogs giving blood? Sure! But cats? Not so much. If man's best friend is a dog, then who is a dog's best friend...
- Posted on May 15, 2014
How do microwave ovens cook food?
Here's a hint – it's in the name of the machine, and it's not the word “oven.” Microwave ovens use microwaves. This spectrum ranges from radio waves and microwaves, to infra-red, visible light, ultraviolet, and x-rays. Now when you press start on your microwave oven, i...
Here's a hint – it's in the name of the machine, and it's not the word “oven.” Microwave ovens use microwaves. This spectrum ranges from radio waves and microwaves, to infra-red, visible light, ultraviolet, and x-rays. Now when you press start on your microwave oven, i...
Here's a hint – it's in the name of the machine, and it's not the word “oven.” Microwave ovens use microwaves. ...
- Posted on May 14, 2014
Wanna go to Gringotts?
The centerpiece of the new Harry Potter-themed area at Universal Orlando Resort will take visitors into Gringotts bank. There, they can help to retrieve a magical object. The ride will be called "Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts." It re-creates a scene from the fin...
The centerpiece of the new Harry Potter-themed area at Universal Orlando Resort will take visitors into Gringotts bank. There, they can help to retrieve a magical object. The ride will be called "Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts." It re-creates a scene from the fin...
The centerpiece of the new Harry Potter-themed area at Universal Orlando Resort will take visitors into Gringotts ban...
- Posted on May 14, 2014
Columbus discovered America. Is this his ship?
A shipwreck off northern Haiti may be the remains of Christopher Columbus' flagship vessel, the Santa Maria. But experts expressed caution about a discovery that was far from confirmed. Explorer Barry Clifford thinks the wreck he found is the Santa Maria. It struck ground an...
A shipwreck off northern Haiti may be the remains of Christopher Columbus' flagship vessel, the Santa Maria. But experts expressed caution about a discovery that was far from confirmed. Explorer Barry Clifford thinks the wreck he found is the Santa Maria. It struck ground an...
A shipwreck off northern Haiti may be the remains of Christopher Columbus' flagship vessel, the Santa Maria. But expe...
- Posted on May 14, 2014
Why do we sleep?
That's a good question. But we don't have a good answer. We know that sleep is important. Without it, we get tired and irritable. We get headaches and suffer from lack of concentration. Our immune system suffers. After a number of days without sleep, we can hallucinate or ev...
That's a good question. But we don't have a good answer. We know that sleep is important. Without it, we get tired and irritable. We get headaches and suffer from lack of concentration. Our immune system suffers. After a number of days without sleep, we can hallucinate or ev...
That's a good question. But we don't have a good answer. We know that sleep is important. Without it, we get t...
- Posted on May 13, 2014
Do animals laugh?
Why couldn’t the pony talk? Because he was a little horse. But seriously, we don’t know how the brain makes us laugh. But we can say that there are two kinds of laughter. Complex social laughter is the kind that requires a sense of humor to “get” it. The other...
Why couldn’t the pony talk? Because he was a little horse. But seriously, we don’t know how the brain makes us laugh. But we can say that there are two kinds of laughter. Complex social laughter is the kind that requires a sense of humor to “get” it. The other...
Why couldn’t the pony talk? Because he was a little horse. But seriously, we don’t know how the brain make...
- Posted on May 13, 2014
Boy Scouts rescue TV star
Ann Curry has reported on television from the most dangerous places on earth. She appeared on NBC's “Today” show for many years. But when she broke her leg during a recent hike, it was a troop of New Jersey Boy Scouts that came to her rescue. Curry was hiking with her fa...
Ann Curry has reported on television from the most dangerous places on earth. She appeared on NBC's “Today” show for many years. But when she broke her leg during a recent hike, it was a troop of New Jersey Boy Scouts that came to her rescue. Curry was hiking with her fa...
Ann Curry has reported on television from the most dangerous places on earth. She appeared on NBC's “Today” show ...
- Posted on May 13, 2014
Wanna borrow a robot?
The Chicago Public Library has more than just books for borrowing. It now has a fleet of 500 robots that can be checked out. The idea is to give Chicago residents of all ages a chance to dabble in the basics of computer coding. The gadgets, known as Finch Robots, were donate...
The Chicago Public Library has more than just books for borrowing. It now has a fleet of 500 robots that can be checked out. The idea is to give Chicago residents of all ages a chance to dabble in the basics of computer coding. The gadgets, known as Finch Robots, were donate...
The Chicago Public Library has more than just books for borrowing. It now has a fleet of 500 robots that can be check...
- Posted on May 12, 2014
Driving to Boston? Bedda use yah blinkah!
Maybe the reason notoriously aggressive Boston drivers don't use their turn signals is that no one's ever put it in terms they understand. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation on Friday changed that by posting messages on electronic highway signs around the city th...
Maybe the reason notoriously aggressive Boston drivers don't use their turn signals is that no one's ever put it in terms they understand. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation on Friday changed that by posting messages on electronic highway signs around the city th...
Maybe the reason notoriously aggressive Boston drivers don't use their turn signals is that no one's ever put it in t...
- Posted on May 11, 2014
Is yogurt worth arguing over?
The New York Senate's debate about declaring yogurt the state's official snack was intended to teach a fourth-grade class about government. But it became a lesson on legislative silliness from David Lettermen and Jon Stewart. The Senate spent 45 minutes this week debating th...
The New York Senate's debate about declaring yogurt the state's official snack was intended to teach a fourth-grade class about government. But it became a lesson on legislative silliness from David Lettermen and Jon Stewart. The Senate spent 45 minutes this week debating th...
The New York Senate's debate about declaring yogurt the state's official snack was intended to teach a fourth-grade c...
- Posted on May 11, 2014
Pampered cows pay off for farmer
There is reason to envy Jusuf Arifajic's cows. His animals sleep on mattresses in a barn with a computerized air conditioning and lighting system. They are bathed regularly, get a massage whenever they feel like it and receive the occasional pedicure. Relaxing music makes su...
There is reason to envy Jusuf Arifajic's cows. His animals sleep on mattresses in a barn with a computerized air conditioning and lighting system. They are bathed regularly, get a massage whenever they feel like it and receive the occasional pedicure. Relaxing music makes su...
There is reason to envy Jusuf Arifajic's cows. His animals sleep on mattresses in a barn with a computerized air cond...
- Posted on May 11, 2014