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9 Healthy, Delicious Autumn Vegetables to Roast

By Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl, Experience Life Ah, fall. The season of the first scarlet leaves and the first scarlet flushes of sheepish regret: Why didnít I plan elaborate activities to take advan…

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The First Singing Dog (Cute Vintage Video)

All the way back in 1934, people were recording funny videos of their animals. In this short film, entitled "Just a Singer," a woman convinces her dog to sing along with her as she plays the piano…

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How To Love That Kid You Always Hated – Yourself

By: Monica Wilcox Most of my life I disliked you. Not because you were the geeky, obnoxious kid who took childish behavior to a new low. Not because you were the playground punk or the teacherís pe…

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8 Incredible Endangered Landmarks (Slideshow)

  Whether because of natural disasters or mismanagement, tourism or deforestation, neglect or pollution,†several of the world's most precious landmarks are facing serious threats to their surv…

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Conservation Lessons of the Dust Bowl

By Mark Tercek, The Nature Conservancy This month marked the anniversary of one of the worst man-made disasters ever to hit the United States. On May 9, 1934, massive clouds of dust and top soil…

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Bouncing on Stonehenge: Fun Learning Tool?

Teaching children about ancient history is a monumental task. Making the Shang Dynasty, the Vikings and the death cults of Egypt at all engaging takes some real dressing up and some inspired creativit…

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6 Of History’s Most Famous Cats (Slideshow)

  Why should dogs get all the glory? Check out some fascinating felines whose tales of survival & bravery have touched us over the years. Earlier: 6 Famous Dogs of History (Slideshow) …

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6 Famous Dogs of History (Slideshow)

  Behind every great man, there's a great dog. Er, well, not quite -- but there sure are some fascinating examples of heroic, loyal and intelligent dogs throughout history. From the dogs who s…

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Living Without Definitions

At this time in our present history, we have the ability to be conscious of the stories we have been taught and how they define us, as well as the stories we unquestionably have believed about who a…

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Did Americans Always Love Hot Dogs? Not Really

"I devoured hot-dogs in Baltimore 'way back in 1886, and they were then very far from newfangled....They contained precisely the same rubber, indigestible pseudo-sausages that millions of Americans no…

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