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Bad Otters, Nuclear Fusion, and Mocking the South

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Killer Robots, Mayan History, and Vampire Bats

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Modern Gentry, Pitfalls of Tree Planting, and R. Kelly

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A Tiger God, a Black Samurai, and a Kitchen Revolution

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Slime Mold, Taliban Finances, and Mindlessness

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Selfish Genes, Viking Women, and Glowing Oceans

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Conscious Robots, Killer Tortoise, and Healthcare Goals

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Afghan History, Confused Cars, and Daddy Longlegs

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Climate Politics, Robot Chameleons, and Taxing Churches

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Venus, the Green Knight, and Old-School Peaches

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