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How do stingrays kill?
Steve Irwin, the "Crocodile Hunter," was killed in a shocking accident with a stingray, normally a docile creature. Learn what happened.
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How iTunes Works
Rumor has it that Apple will soon join the movie download market and add full-length feature films to its iTunes Store.
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How Fuel Cells Work
Fuel-cell problems are to blame for the latest delay of the Atlantis space shuttle launch. Learn how fuel cells provide electricity.
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How Municipal WiFi Works
Several technology companies have partnered to create a large, free wireless network in Silicon Valley and surrounding areas.
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Your Opinions: Macs vs. PCs
You've probably seen those ads starring the "hip" guy as the Mac and the "square" guy as the PC. Are Macs really better than PCs?
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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
Check out this visitor information for Hawaii Valcanoes National Park, where tourists are treated to a fiery display of volcanic activity.
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Play Head Games #31
Congratulations to Kelly Hagen and Jim Katkus, winners of Head Games #29. The correct answer was "Bullwinkle J. Moose."
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Fact of the Day:
In order to make one bottle of wine, about two and one-half pounds of grapes are needed.

Quote of the Day:
"Have no fear of perfection - you'll never reach it."
- Salvador Dali


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Meat Eating Dinosaurs Turned Vegetarian
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Top 10: Notorious Prisons
While the theory of incarceration remains similar the world over, the methods of enforcement can change drastically. Check out the most notorious jails on earth.

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