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Could This Be the English Farmhouse That Inspired “Wuthering Heights”?
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How Prince Charles is Related to Count Dracula
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Stolen ‘Life’ Magazine Returned After Half a Century
The Cuyahoga County Public Library, through its Parma branch, received a highly unusual package delivered by the US Postal Service. Inside it was a personal note, along with a..
Ancient Inscriptions by American Whalers Discovered Among Aboriginal Petroglyphs
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How Reading and Writing Evolved Through the Years
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Bewitched: Behind the Scenes Secrets About the Hit TV Show
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Three-Year-Old Was Protected by a Bear While Lost in the Woods
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11 Most Expensive Things in the World That have Been Stolen
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Yeast Found In Ancient Grape and Asian Rice Wine Is Used to Make Today’s Beer
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Strange Ancient Insect Found Fossilized In A Piece of Indonesian Opal
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The Language We Speak Affects Our Perception Of Life
Many experts believe that language determines thought. How an individual reacts to everyday life is affected by the vocabulary they have learned through their informative years...
Common Magician’s Biggest Tricks Explained
Watching a magician perform his tricks is not only impressive and striking, but it’s also bewildering. You can’t help but question how in the world the magician just disappeared..
People Who Are The Inspirations For The Most Beautiful Songs Ever Written
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Fascinating Facts About the Titanic
There have been many accounts created about what happened to the RMS Titanic during its maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City, on April 10th, 1912. Its sinking was one..
He Started Digging In His Backyard And Made An Amazing Discovery
Have you ever wondered what's underneath the ground of your house? Surely just dirt, you might think. However, you might be surprised to find something spectacular hidden right..