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Jun 3, 2014 09:16 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Two 12-year-old Wisconsin girls have been arrested in the stabbing assault on another girl, allegedly to please a fictional urban legend character. Continue reading →
May 1, 2014 12:33 PM ET
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 opened last week, and it's another awesome example of how science is making their way into pop culture.
Apr 29, 2014 11:16 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Some say an urban legend was confirmed when a documentary film team uncovered copies of an E.T.-themed Atari cartridge in a New Mexico landfill. Continue reading →
Jun 7, 2013 08:46 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Jim Morrison who famously slithered around in tight pants on stage, was known as The Lizard King. Now scientists have named an enormous lizard after the late great rock star. Continue reading →
Jun 6, 2013 12:05 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Did a Florida woman really lose $590 million by letting a stranger ahead of her in the lottery line? Continue reading →
Apr 9, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
How did the marriage of American baseball players and chewing tobacco come about?
Mar 29, 2013 01:03 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A 1950 FBI memo mentions a crashed UFO saucer and alien bodies -- but it is real? Yes and no. ->
Jan 30, 2013 03:00 AM ET
The internet is in a fury over Beyonce's alleged lip syncing at Obama's inauguration. Trace explains how the psychology of the superfan contributes to the
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