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Mass Shootings: Acceleration

Tragedies happen every single day. And if you pay attention to the headlines, the rise of random violence in public settings is as insane as the person/s behind them. Read the history of Mass Shootings: […]

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A History Of Experimental Planes And Flying Machines From The 1950s

Aeronautical engineers never fail to excite us. Their designs are out of this world on the neatness scale…usually. Check out some of the best (and worst) with A History Of Experimental Planes And Flying Machines […]

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The Faces Behind Disney’s 11 Princesses

Have you ever wondered who the real people were behind some of your Disney/Pixar heroines? Now you can find out with The Faces Behind Disney’s 11 Princesses. Who knew Mandy Moore was in ‘Tangled’?!?

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Silicon Valley Brain Drain

Silicon Valley is the hot bed of start ups. And it’s 170 year history of entrepreneurism is impressive. But what is it costing Americans? Read more here with Silicon Valley Brain Drain.

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Sin Taxes The Price of Pleasure

Would it or would it not be great if we all could smoke, drink, swear, toke, and gamble our hearts out without the government’s interference? Haha…dream on, suckers! And read how you’re paying for it […]

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10 Convictions Reversed By DNA Evidence

Imagine serving a sentence for a crime you didn’t commit but were found guilty of. Thanks in part to technology, incidences like are largely preventable and if not, they usually are reversible. See the examples […]

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Boxing, Money, and Health: The Floyd Mayweather Case Study

When we think of boxing, most of us think of Floyd Mayweather. His professional career spans seventeen years and includes a number of wins, cash, injuries, and surprises. Get the facts about him here with […]

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World Leaders Who Killed Their Lovers

Crazy exes are not a modern invention. In fact, they date back as far as Ancient Egypt. See for yourself here with World Leaders Who Killed Their Lovers.

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10 Female Assassins And Their Intended Victims

When people think of “cold blooded killers,” most may think of men. Turns out there’s a bunch of gals who were just as murderous, if not more so, than the guys. Check out 10 Female […]

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Lost Da Vinci Painting Found?

Great news for the art world! A portrait believed to have been missing for over 500 years by the famous Leonardo Da Vinci was pulled out of a private, vaulted collection in Switzerland. And it’s […]

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