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Internet memes can be witty, entertaining or just plain stupid – but arguably not many know their origin. We look at five of the most popular memes, and how they ended up flooding the web.
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Are We At The Start Of A New Mass Extinction?
With the decline of many different species, scientists fear we are in the middle of a new mass extinction
Mushroom Making, Thai Style
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Fifty Shades of Grey is Finally Taking Shape for Big Screen
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God Smiles on Stoners, Eases Drought in Kentucky
For those of you who remember hearing about how the drought affecting the Southeast United States was bad for marijuana production last summer– or maybe you just, ahem, noticed– there’s been so
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Seven different images that make us smile because they are signs of summer coming.