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We're a lot more respectful of disabilities and medical conditions nowadays, but once upon a time they were much more widely exploited for entertainment and profit. Check out these 10 bizarre circus sideshows!
Film doesn't last forever – particularly if it was used before 1950. What causes it to break down, and how do restorers put it back together?
A well-run crew of grips can make the difference between a movie production that comes in on schedule and under budget and one that doesn't. How do you make it to the top of the heap?
You know it when you hear it: shrieking noises, dissonant chords, unexpected high notes. It's the music that scares you. But is there something about our biology that makes us fearful of certain sounds?
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Power Grid is a popular game that explores allows players to use power plants and natural resources to build cities. It sounds complicated, but you'll have fun and learn something at the same time.
Cheryl Miller was the first woman basketball player to dunk in organized play. She was the first woman to be nominated for the Sullivan Award, which is given to the nation's top amateur athlete. Read more about Cheryl Miller and her road to the Hall of Fame.