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Her animals don’t just talk, they have something to say.
Her animals don’t just talk they have something to say

The hidden adult themes in Beatrix Potter

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The Augsburg Book of Miraculous Signs reveals a 16th Century society gripped by anxieties we can relate to now.
The Augsburg Book of Miraculous Signs reveals a 16th Century society gripped

The eerie historical visions that predict the apocalypse

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Language is perpetually in motion.
Language is perpetually in motion

How India changed the English language

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"My face is a mask I cannot remove: I must always live with it. I curse it" – Hedy Lamarr
"My face is a mask I cannot remove: I must always live with it I curse it" – Hedy Lamarr

The first actor to feign an orgasm on screen

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It’s a commonly held belief – a cliché even: the British are a nation of repressed, emotionally stunted stoics.
Its a commonly held belief a cliché even the British are a

The myth of the stiff upper lip

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Unlike Nye’s old PBS children’s programme, this show is geared toward "grown-up kids". (via Vanity Fair)
Unlike Nyes old PBS childrens programme this show is geared toward grownup

How Bill Nye’s New Netflix Series Will Save the World

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This contest required more thought than simply voting for your favourite on the telephone.
This contest required more thought than simply voting for your favourite on the telephone

The Pop Idol of ancient Athens

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Nothing can prepare you for the strangeness of Antarctica.
Nothing can prepare you for the strangeness of Antarctica

The sailors who sing to penguins

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04/24/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
The sunny beach days give way to an ever-spinning carousel of partying, cocktails and gambling.
The sunny beach days give way to an everspinning carousel of partying

The French Riviera: ‘A sunny place for shady people’

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The scary thing is that even Network’s wildest flights of fancy no longer seem outrageous at all.
The scary thing is that even Networks wildest flights of fancy no

The 'outrageous' 40-year-old film that predicted the future

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04/24/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
It continues to be a subject that triggers debate and controversy.
It continues to be a subject that triggers debate and controversy

Why the nude still shocks

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The sculpture is currently set to remain on display until 2018, but critics are calling for its immediate removal. (via The Atlantic)
The sculpture is currently set to remain on display until 2018 but

Why People Are So Upset About Wall Street's 'Fearless Girl'

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04/23/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
For better or worse, most must remain the stuff of tectonic dreams.
For better or worse most must remain the stuff of tectonic dreams

Fantastical buildings that were never built

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Boulanger was the first woman to conduct many major US and European orchestras.
Boulanger was the first woman to conduct many major US and European orchestras

The greatest music teacher who ever lived

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His refuge for tortured souls was also a place of redemption, and ultimately, peace.
His refuge for tortured souls was also a place of redemption and ultimately peace

The uplifting power of Leonard Cohen

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The lothario roamed around Europe, gambling, carousing and engaging in amorous exploits.
The lothario roamed around Europe gambling carousing and engaging in amorous exploits

How Casanova’s provocative memoir created a legend

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Between composing concertos, Joseph Bologne fenced and fought in the army. (via Atlas Obscura)
Between composing concertos Joseph Bologne fenced and fought in the army via Atlas Obscura

The 'Black Mozart' Was So Much More Than His Music

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This Yemeni town is known as the ‘Chicago of the Desert’.
This Yemeni town is known as the ‘Chicago of the Desert’

What is the world’s greatest skyline?

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