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Should You Get a Mac With Apple’s New Chips—or Stick With Intel?

In late 2020, Apple started rolling out laptops and desktops built with the company’s own ARM-based processors, similar to the ones it already uses in…

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Got an Invasive Army of Crayfish Clones? Try Eating Them

This story originally appeared on The Guardian and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Small, bluish-gray, and speckled, the marbled crayfish would be easy…

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Why Dehydration Can Turn Deadly for Seniors

During a 2003 heatwave in Europe, over 70,000 people died — most from dehydration. An overwhelming number of these individuals were older adults, in their…

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How Stevie Wonder’s ‘I Wish’ Rode Funky Nostalgia to No. 1

Stevie Wonder was completing a lengthy journey when he hit No. 1 on Jan. 22, 1977 with “I Wish,” his funky ode to the innocence…

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How Mutt Lange Helped Huey Lewis Land His First Hit Single

After their 1980 debut failed to turn many heads, Huey Lewis and the News needed a hit, plain and simple. Luckily, the harmonica-toting vocalist had…

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‘Star Trek”s Jeffrey Hunter: The Pete Best of Science Fiction

When work was completed on the first Star Trek pilot “The Cage” on Jan. 22, 1965, there was no guarantee that the project’s future was…

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TikTok Has Created a West Elm Caleb Cinematic Universe

In the 2020 paper “TikTok and the ‘Algorithmized Self’” researchers argue the platform is different from other social networking sites (SNS) because it’s less about…

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The Best Ebook Subscription Services for Your Literary Needs

While an ebook subscription might sound ideal, you should take some time to consider the pros and cons of each one. These digital reading services…

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Listen to Foo Fighters’ New ‘Fraggle Rock’ Theme Song

Foo Fighters have released a new track, “Fraggle Rock Rock,” which is the theme song for Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock, a reboot of…

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Dive Into a Writhing Swarm of Sardines With This Astounding Penguin Footage

Sardines scatter wildly as a smooth penguin head zooms through their tight swirling mass within blue-green waters of the Wildlife Conservation Society’s footage. One of…

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