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35 Movies Roger Ebert Really Hated

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When Roger Ebert hated a film, he didn't mince words.

Mathematician Calculates Rotational Speed of Fidget Spinner in Fidgets Per Second

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The tips move at more than 35 mph...but the trick is how you measure something so fidgety.

13 Rich Facts About ‘Dynasty’

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It's the nighttime soap you have to thank for the 1980s shoulder pad trend.

The First High Five Recorded in the History of Sports

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In 1977, Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Dusty Baker scored a home run, inspiring a joyous reaction from fellow player Glenn Burke.

Behold the Night Clock, a 17th Century Flame-Lit Clock

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Most of them burned up, but this one survives in the British Museum.

Astronauts Are Getting a Space Bakery

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Bread is banned on the ISS, but a German company aims to change that by bringing fresh rolls to microgravity.

Here's Why You Should Skip the Cheap Flip-Flops This Summer

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Flip-flops are great for lounging on the beach—less so for walking around.

12 Things You Might Not Know About Juneteenth

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Juneteenth has been celebrated since Texas slaves were told about their freedom on June 19, 1865. Here's what you need to know about the holiday.

Watch This 1962 British Car Show

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Including a Mini Cooper built with transparent panels.

‘Venice Time Machine’ Will Resurrect Centuries-old Social Networks

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Researchers are "practically salivating" at the prospect of accessing a millennium's worth of maps, letters, and manuscripts.

Brain of One of Italy's Most Revered Saints Found in a Teapot

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It's not every day you find the brain of a saint in a cupboard.

Don't Miss Out on Today's Best Amazon Deals

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As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, June 16.

Test Helps to Identify Which Puppies Will Make Good Guide Dogs

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Every dog is a good dog. Some are just better helpers than others.

The 50 Best Drive-In Restaurants in the U.S.

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The peak days of American drive-ins might be behind us, but there are still plenty of these nostalgic roadside eateries available.

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