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What Makes People Look Like Their Pets?

The eyes are a window to the ego.

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Aug. 19 2014 1:19 PMThe Best (and Worst) Ways to Avoid Lightning StrikesLying on the ground? Seeking shelter in a car? What about the “30/30” rule?
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Aug. 19 2014 11:43 AMThe Poisonous Beauty that Literally “Be-Stills”
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Aug. 19 2014 8:00 AMA Warm Breeze, Some Puffy Clouds, a Summer Day … a Billion Kilometers From the Sun
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Aug. 18 2014 7:06 PMThe A-List Celebrity of Poisonous Plants
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Aug. 18 2014 11:33 AMAstronaut Captures Spectacular Fireball as Resupply Ship Re-Enters Earth’s Atmosphere
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Aug. 17 2014 7:45 AMNo, a Huge Asteroid Is NOT “Set to Wipe Out Life on Earth in 2880”
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Aug. 16 2014 8:00 AMRed Sonja’s Most Noble and Important Mission
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Aug. 15 2014 8:00 AMNo, Google Moon Doesn’t Show an Alien Loitering on the Moon
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Aug. 14 2014 1:06 PMThe Power of TreesThe U.S. Forest Service wants to prove the immediate, measurable effects of tree loss on human health.
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 14 2014 8:00 AMFloods in New York, Drought in California: New Research Links Extreme Weather to Global Warming
Medical Examiner
Aug. 13 2014 12:58 PMDespicable MemesHow “miracle” jokes and inspiration porn demean disabled people.
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Aug. 13 2014 8:00 AMIn October, a Comet Will Skim Over Mars. What Will NASA Do to Protect Its Spacecraft?
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Aug. 12 2014 12:10 PMHow Many Legs Does a Lobster Have? Even Red Lobster Gets This Wrong.
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 12 2014 8:00 AMThree Congressmen Are Red-Taping SpaceX to the Ground
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Aug. 11 2014 12:15 PMThe Iberian Peninsula From Space
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 19 2014 11:54 AMCatch the Two Brightest Planets Together in the Sky ... but Hurry
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Aug. 19 2014 9:36 AMWhy Do We Eat Wilbur But Not Fido?
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Aug. 18 2014 11:45 PMA Memorable FlightHow people with and without post-traumatic stress disorder recall 25 minutes of terror.
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Aug. 18 2014 4:28 PMAdorable Marmot Licks GoPro, Stands Up Against Coal Mining
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Aug. 18 2014 8:00 AMAnswering the Age-Old Question: What Weighs More Five Pounds of Helium or Five Pounds of Cheese?
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Aug. 17 2014 7:12 AMRubik’s Quadratic FormsHow a toy inspired an award-winning mathematician’s Eureka moment.
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Aug. 15 2014 11:02 AMShark Week Is Lying Again About Monster Megalodon Sharks
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 14 2014 2:00 PMWhat Do You Look Like in Ultraviolet?
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 14 2014 12:07 PMFANTASTIC Close-Up of a Comet From Rosetta
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Aug. 13 2014 12:59 PMThe Case of JerryMedical examiner Judy Melinek on how she cracked her most ambiguous autopsy.
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 13 2014 12:14 PMReminder: Humans Can Do Wonders
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Aug. 12 2014 11:49 PMNeural NostalgiaWhy do we love the music we heard as teenagers?
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 12 2014 12:00 PMStill Life, With Bird
Medical Examiner
Aug. 11 2014 11:49 PMDignified DebateThe United Kingdom shows the rest of the world how to have a wise, honest, eloquent discussion about assisted suicide.
Bad Astronomy
Aug. 11 2014 11:33 AMItalia … Dallllloooo Spaaaaaaaziooooo!

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