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  • 10 Uplifting Stories To Get You Through The Week (2/17/19)

    If anything happened in the news over the last few days that might put a smile on your face, you will probably find it on this list. For the weirder stuff that is likely to bemuse or astound you, check the offbeat list as well. We have quite a few touching animal stories this week. […] More

  • 10 Uplifting Stories To Get You Through The Week (2/17/19)

    If anything happened in the news over the last few days that might put a smile on your face, you will probably find it on this list. For the weirder stuff that is likely to bemuse or astound you, check the offbeat list as well. We have quite a few touching animal stories this week. […] More

  • 10 Offbeat Stories You Might Have Missed This Week (2/16/19)

    It is Saturday, which means it is time to do a quick review of the most notable stories that occurred over the last few days. Click here to check out some recent urgent matters while we focus on tales that come out of left field. This week was Valentine’s Day, so naturally, we needed to […] More

  • 10 Offbeat Stories You Might Have Missed This Week (2/16/19)

    It is Saturday, which means it is time to do a quick review of the most notable stories that occurred over the last few days. Click here to check out some recent urgent matters while we focus on tales that come out of left field. This week was Valentine’s Day, so naturally, we needed to […] More

  • 10 Mind-Blowing Things That Happened This Week (2/15/19)

    Keeping up with the news is hard. So hard, in fact, that we’ve decided to save you the hassle by rounding up the most significant, unusual, or just plain old mind-blowing stories each week. The week that took us up to Valentine’s Day 2019 was a pretty slow one by this column’s standards, by which […] More

  • 10 Mind-Blowing Things That Happened This Week (2/15/19)

    Keeping up with the news is hard. So hard, in fact, that we’ve decided to save you the hassle by rounding up the most significant, unusual, or just plain old mind-blowing stories each week. The week that took us up to Valentine’s Day 2019 was a pretty slow one by this column’s standards, by which […] More

  • 10 Obscure But Amazing Episodes From Earth’s Mass Extinctions

    Earth has suffered five big extinctions and innumerable little ones. A potential sixth mass extinction, the only one created by the planet’s own inhabitants, looms. So in the spirit of collective mass improvement, now’s the perfect time to look back at scenes of chaos and turnover of life that we hope to avoid in the […] More

  • 10 Obscure But Amazing Episodes From Earth’s Mass Extinctions

    Earth has suffered five big extinctions and innumerable little ones. A potential sixth mass extinction, the only one created by the planet’s own inhabitants, looms. So in the spirit of collective mass improvement, now’s the perfect time to look back at scenes of chaos and turnover of life that we hope to avoid in the […] More

  • 10 Uplifting Stories To Get You Through The Week (2/10/19)

    If the rest of the week has got you down a little, perhaps this list can cheer you up. Here, we only talk about stories that are positive, amusing, or inspirational. Meanwhile, you can also check the Saturday offbeat list for a glimpse at some of the strangest news items that made the headlines. This […] More

  • 10 Uplifting Stories To Get You Through The Week (2/10/19)

    If the rest of the week has got you down a little, perhaps this list can cheer you up. Here, we only talk about stories that are positive, amusing, or inspirational. Meanwhile, you can also check the Saturday offbeat list for a glimpse at some of the strangest news items that made the headlines. This […] More

  • 10 Offbeat Stories You Might Have Missed This Week (2/9/19)

    Let’s start the weekend with a look at some of the strangest things that have occurred over the last few days. We can also help you catch up on the important goings-on in the world by clicking here. This week is a blast from the past as we explore several mysteries that were considered dead […] More

  • 10 Offbeat Stories You Might Have Missed This Week (2/9/19)

    Let’s start the weekend with a look at some of the strangest things that have occurred over the last few days. We can also help you catch up on the important goings-on in the world by clicking here. This week is a blast from the past as we explore several mysteries that were considered dead […] More

  • 10 Mind-Blowing Things That Happened This Week (2/8/19)

    Keeping up with the news is hard. So hard, in fact, that we’ve decided to save you the hassle by rounding up the most significant, unusual, or just plain old mind-blowing stories each week. Much of the news this week was dominated by the State of the Union address finally going ahead despite a cancellation […] More

  • 10 Mind-Blowing Things That Happened This Week (2/8/19)

    Keeping up with the news is hard. So hard, in fact, that we’ve decided to save you the hassle by rounding up the most significant, unusual, or just plain old mind-blowing stories each week. Much of the news this week was dominated by the State of the Union address finally going ahead despite a cancellation […] More

  • 10 Incredible Things That Were Discovered By Women

    The contributions of women to our society cannot be overstated, even if those individuals have not received the credit they were due in most historical accounts. Before our modern era, the common perception of women had more to do with their roles as mothers and homemakers rather than as scientists. But that is an incorrect […] More

  • 10 Incredible Things That Were Discovered By Women

    The contributions of women to our society cannot be overstated, even if those individuals have not received the credit they were due in most historical accounts. Before our modern era, the common perception of women had more to do with their roles as mothers and homemakers rather than as scientists. But that is an incorrect […] More