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Sandcastle in Germany's Duisburg claims world record

Following an unsuccessful attempt last year, the German city of Duisburg has finally claimed the Guinness World Record for tallest sandcastle.

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Someone Edited That Arya/Brienne Fight With Lightsabers And It's Brilliant

A long time ago in a Westeros far, far away...

Don't Be Scammed By Fake, Harmful Eclipse-Viewing Sunglasses. Here's a List of Legit Brands & Sources

…including where you can get some for free!<p>On August 21st the U.S. will experience a rare phenomenon, a nationwide solar eclipse. Because this …

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ProtonMail makes its free VPN service available to everyone

ProtonMail, the encrypted email created by CERN and MIT scientists, has released a new product in response to the administration's roll back of Obama-era internet privacy rules. Starting today, you can try out the company's VPN service, which was in beta testing by 10,000 initial users for a year, …

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Mysterious Moving Rocks in the Desert Stumped Scientists for 70 Years

Death Valley’s ‘sailing stones’ are able to move thanks to unique environmental conditions.<p>Have you ever seen a rock move? I mean move independently—not, like, roll after someone kicked it or knocked it over—just sliding across a flat surface of its own accord. With the exception of certain …

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Breakthrough in multiple sclerosis research as scientists discover possible cause of the disease

British scientists have discovered a potential cause for multiple sclerosis, in a major breakthrough that could pave the way for new treatments for the disease.<p>Scientists have found a new cellular mechanism which may cause the autoimmune disorder. Multiple sclerosis affects around 2.5 million …

Tax Day 2017: All the Best Freebies and Deals

Including free beer, 18¢ martinis and massages!<p>Unless you’re getting a big refund, Tax Day is generally a bummer. And if you are expecting a fat …

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Panpsychism is a crazy theory about consciousness — and it's probably true

Common sense tells us that only living things have an inner life. Rabbits and tigers and mice have feelings, sensations, and experiences; tables and …

Geminid meteor shower 2016 Live Streaming: Date, time, where to watch

Here's all you need to know about the Geminid meteor shower, which will be at its peak from late on Tuesday to the wee hours of Wednesday.<p>Geminid …

These Fish Evolved to Live in Extremely Toxic Water

Killifish in some highly polluted Eastern rivers have evolved to survive levels of toxins up to 8,000 times the lethal dose.<p>Minnow-like Atlantic killifish spend their entire lives swimming in a toxic stew of chemicals in some of the United States’ most polluted waters. Now scientists have figured …

Everything You Need to Know About Foraging for Food in the Wild

Advice from some of the survivalists who competed on the History Channel's show Alone.<p>You'd be surprised what you can eat out there. The wilderness is full of edible plants and creatures for the survivalist who knows where to look, and few people know this better than the contestants on the History …

Taylor Swift's Squad Does the Mannequin Challenge -- Then Gets Down to Rae Sremmurd

It simply would not be a holiday without countless photos of Taylor Swift and her squad. But the star and her crew took Thanksgiving to a new level …

100 under-the-radar places everyone should visit in the world

That's why we have compiled a comprehensive list of lesser-visited destinations, whether they are natural or man-made spectacles, hidden wonders, or points of breathtaking scenery.<p>From a Japanese island that doubles as an active volcano to a neon green lake in New Zealand, here are our top</i> …

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Researchers spot a horrifying undersea beast close to the US

Federal researchers from the United States just returned from a deep-sea expedition off the coast of Hawaii's Big Island.<p>Their mission was to figure out why waters surrounding the archipelago, or group of islands, are so abundant in biodiversity while nearby areas are like "sea deserts," according …

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