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These Ornate 3-Foot-Long Tubes May Be The Oldest Known Straws

Slender gold and silver tubes crafted during the Bronze Age are the world’s oldest drinking straws, a new study finds.  Archaeologists found the 3-foot-long (1…

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Antarctic ‘Megaberg’ Released 152 Billion Tons of Freshwater Just Before Melting

Scientists have been keeping a close eye on the ‘megaberg’ designated as A68a since it split off from Antarctica back in July 2017 – and new…

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Smith/Kotzen Launch U.S. Tour: Pictures, Videos, Set List

Adrian Smith and Richie Kotzen kicked off their first collaborative U.S. tour on Thursday night (Jan. 20) with a performance at the famed Whisky A…

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Even in The Depths of Sleep, Our Brains Are Alert to Stranger Danger, Says New Study

Even as we slumber, our industrious brains continue working to keep us alive. They ensure our heartbeats and breathing remain on track, wash off the…

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Our 13 Favorite Meat Loaf Stories

From the early days of his musical-theater career to his most recent live performances, Meat Loaf put on one hell of a show. His death…

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Animals Respond to Death in Many Ways. Mourning Might Be One of Them.

We humans are prone to anthropomorphize animals, or ascribe human thoughts, feelings and motivations to their behaviors. Often, our focus is on the cute behaviors:…

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10 CEOs + Companies That Started Their Own Bands

A CEO wants to break out of the corporate mold for a bit and start a rock band. A company wants to represent its brand…

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Meta and Twitter’s NFT Landgrab Could Backfire

“Despite the positivity around NFT use cases, there’s a lot of distrust in the community—perhaps due to the anonymity of key artists and influencers, and…

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How to Order Free At-Home Covid-19 Tests

We’re nearing two years since we first grasped the scale of the Covid-19 pandemic. Despite the brief moment this summer when it felt like we…

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When Bruce Kulick Joined Meat Loaf’s ‘Bat Out of Hell’ Tour

Bruce Kulick says touring as a member of Meat Loaf’s band in support of 1977’s Bat Out of Hell changed him in many ways. “I…

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