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Death has changed dramatically in the last century. 8 Oct 2019, 12:00
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Impeachment is broken. Impeach Trump, anyway.
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No, Vitamin C won't cure your cold
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How Monument Valley became a symbol of the West
That stereotypical Western backdrop isn’t typical of the West. Become a Video Lab member! 20 Sep 2019, 12:00
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Why this creepy melody is in so many movies
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Why your shoddy memory is actually a good thing
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Cosmic rays are hitting us all the time. What are they? Become a Video Lab member! 30 Aug 2019, 12:00
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The naked lady that changed the rules of art
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Why the US drinking age is 21
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Why the US and Iran are fighting over this tiny waterway
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How Davy Crockett became an American legend
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All student debt in the US, visualized
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