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Abandoned Nicosia Airport Has Been Trapped in a DMZ for 40 Years

The Vault
Dec. 19 2014 9:29 AMThe Most Beautiful and Intelligent Historical Coffee-Table Books of 2014
Holidays
Dec. 19 2014 9:27 AMThe Santa ConspiracyMy first crisis of belief.
The Eye
Dec. 19 2014 9:06 AMOne Guru’s Approach to Decluttering Your Home—and Your Life
Holidays
Dec. 18 2014 7:39 PMPostpone ChristmasWe should celebrate Jesus’ birth in early February, not the end of December.
Atlas Obscura
Dec. 18 2014 2:24 PMAt These French Caves, Everyday Objects Turn to Stone
The Eye
Dec. 18 2014 12:12 PMWhat Do These New York Road Signs’ Odd Markings Mean?
Culturebox
Dec. 18 2014 11:48 AMBehind the Year of Outrage Here’s how Slate tracked down everything we were angry about in 2014. 
Holidays
Dec. 18 2014 10:10 AMOy, Hark!A Jewish parent's guide to Christmas specials.
Dear Prudence
Dec. 18 2014 6:00 AMCan’t Take a JokeMy family mercilessly teases to show affection, but my boyfriend doesn’t get it.
Dear Prudence
Dec. 17 2014 7:15 PMDear Prudence Live ChatFor Dec. 22, 2014.
Outward
Dec. 17 2014 2:19 PMWant to Silence Transphobes in Your School District? Be Nice to Transgender Kids.
The Eye
Dec. 17 2014 1:16 PMThe Many Meanings of the Hashtag (It Represents Lumber Yards on Swedish Maps)
Schooled
Dec. 17 2014 12:23 PMWhy Black Teachers Don’t Stay
Lexicon Valley
Dec. 17 2014 11:18 AMThe Plague of Fake Paraphrasing
Holidays
Dec. 17 2014 9:27 AMBecoming SantaA pro wrestler learns the secrets of Father Christmas.
Holidays
Dec. 19 2014 9:28 AMYou Did Not See Mommy Kissing Santa ClausI spoiled Santa for a classmate in third grade and have felt guilty about it ever since.
The Vault
Dec. 19 2014 9:15 AMThe Goofy, Anti-Nazi Parody Video That Enraged Goebbels
Quora
Dec. 19 2014 7:09 AMWhy Do Skiers and Snowboarders Dislike Each Other?
Outward
Dec. 18 2014 3:40 PMWhy 2014 Was the Year of “Trans Art”
Drink
Dec. 18 2014 2:06 PMThe Rise of the Four-Figure CocktailBartenders are charging hundreds and even thousands of dollars per drink. It’s as indefensible as it sounds.
The Vault
Dec. 18 2014 12:10 PMA Detailed, Majestic Diagram of Two British Ships of War, From an 18th-Century Encyclopedia
Holidays
Dec. 18 2014 10:45 AMThe Regift of the MagiThe three wise men seek the Messiah in the Jersey suburbs.
Quora
Dec. 18 2014 7:32 AMWhy Did President Bush React Calmly When Told About the Sept. 11 Terrorist Attacks?
Culturebox
Dec. 17 2014 11:48 PMThe Year of OutrageFrom righteous fury to faux indignation, everything we got mad about in 2014—and how outrage has taken over our lives.
Holidays
Dec. 17 2014 2:41 PMHave Yourself a Tactile Little ChristmasGift ideas for parents who want their kids to play the old-fashioned way.
Lexicon Valley
Dec. 17 2014 2:00 PMDon’t Stay Classy
Atlas Obscura
Dec. 17 2014 12:38 PMThese Stone Slabs Contain Odd Instructions for a New Age of Humanity
Outward
Dec. 17 2014 11:57 AMAre Gay Men More Sexist Than Straight Men? (Video.)
Faith-based
Dec. 17 2014 10:10 AMThe Rise of the Singing Christmas TreeHundreds of people! Thousands of lights! Flying angels! Fireworks! Sequins! The megachurch extravaganzas explained.
Quora
Dec. 17 2014 7:32 AMWhen Did Science and Philosophy Separate Into Different Fields of Study?

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