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Meet Ceres, The Dwarf Planet With Giant Surprises

Meet Ceres, The Dwarf Planet With Giant Surprises

Not quite an asteroid, not quite a planet: Ceres is filled with mysteries and the space probe Dawn is on a mission to uncover some of them.
Don’t Have The Budget For International Travel? Check Out These Hidden Wonders Of The United States

Don’t Have The Budget For International Travel? Check Out These Hidden Wonders Of The United States

If international travel isn't in your budget; fear not: there are plenty of gorgeous natural wonders in the United States.
Light Pollution, One Of The Few Global Problems That’s Easy To Solve

Light Pollution, One Of The Few Global Problems That’s Easy To Solve

Thomas Edison's invention brought forth a new era for cities and humanity at large. But it also brought a negative externality that continues to plague Earth: light pollution.
International McDonalds Menus: The Recipe For Survival In The US?

International McDonalds Menus: The Recipe For Survival In The US?

McDonald's is losing US market share among fast food restaurants. If it brought these international items home, they might do a little better.
Love Kills: Valentine’s Day Murders

Love Kills: Valentine’s Day Murders

The day is known for its capitalization of love and intimacy, but these Valentine's Day murders paint the holiday in a macabre light.
Lead, Mercury And Death: Beauty’s Historically High Cost

Lead, Mercury And Death: Beauty’s Historically High Cost

Makeup hasn't always been easy and breezy -- just ask the Romans.
New York Castles: Proof That Dynasty Didn’t Die With Democracy

New York Castles: Proof That Dynasty Didn’t Die With Democracy

Most think of the Empire State Building or Freedom Tower when considering NYC architecture, but these stunning castles in New York state should also make the list.
7 Brilliant Female Aviators Besides Amelia Earhart

7 Brilliant Female Aviators Besides Amelia Earhart

Everyone has heard about Amelia Earhart. These female aviators are equally worthy of your admiration.
Don’t Blame Millennials For Selfies — Blame 18th Century Monarchs

Don’t Blame Millennials For Selfies — Blame 18th Century Monarchs

Believe it or not, the selfie is not unique to our times--it's just become more democratized.
The 10 Greenest Cities On Earth

The 10 Greenest Cities On Earth

The world's greenest cities are doing their part to reduce global temperatures' ascension into the red. Which cities do you think are leading the way?
Who Are The Boko Haram Islamists?

Who Are The Boko Haram Islamists?

As the world reacted to the Charlie Hebdo terror attacks, Boko Haram terrorists slaughtered thousands. Who are they?