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  • Space Travel

    Unless you’re an oil or software tycoon, your chances of becoming an orbital space tourist are pretty slim. Currently, only seven civilians have left the atmosphere, and each paid anywhere from $20 million to $35 …

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    13 Jul 12
  • Hunter

    So much for becoming one with nature… it seems a growing number of Minnesota hunters are trying to take their indoor conveniences with them into the woods and are going so far as to overtake …

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    11 Jul 12
  • Burglar-300

    Summer vacation is your time to get away and leave all your worries at home. However, this can be hard to do when you’re worried about having an empty home and making it susceptible to …

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    09 Jul 12
  • Star Gazing

    Have you ever wondered why bright stars get all the love while the mediocre stars are left unnoticed and unaccounted? No? Well, no matter, the American Association of Variable Star Observers Photometric All-Sky Survey (APASS) …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Piggy Bank

    No matter who you are, the dating scene can be rough. Combine an already uncertain situation with a lack of funds and you have a recipe for a completely awkward encounter (or no encounter at …

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    05 Jul 12
  • retirement

    In an earlier post about retirement strategies, we discussed how many older people are underestimating their life expectancy and outliving their savings. One option is to store away more money before retiring, but that can …

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    02 Jul 12
  • Australian Rock Art

    Sometimes it seems like there’s nothing on earth left to discover, but in reality there are people with some really cool jobs discovering new things all the time. Just recently, Bryce Barker, a University of …

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    27 Jun 12
  • Stressed Out

    With longer hours, increased responsibilities, and economic uncertainty, modern workplaces are havens for stress. Unfortunately, stress causes more than just headaches as it can lead to poor work performance and health related problems, such as …

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    25 Jun 12