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    SMART NEWSWhy Some Saber-Toothed Cats May Not Have Been as Menacing as Previously ImaginedNew research suggests that at least one species kept its dagger-shaped teeth inside, not outside, its closed mouthAt least one species of saber-tooth cat likely kept...
    Among other reasons, the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones was notable because it includes the longest battle sequence ever filmed. The third episode, “The Long Night,” features an epic showdown between the forces of the living and the dead at th...
    SMART NEWSNew ResearchAfter Centuries of Searching, Scientists Finally Find the Mysterious Giant Shipworm AliveThe three-foot long creature has long eluded scientists, but they finally got a closer lookThe giant shipworm, out of its tubeMarvin AltamiaThe ...
    HISTORYThe Deadliest Disaster at Sea Killed Thousands, Yet Its Story Is Little-Known. Why?In the final months of World War II, 75 years ago, German citizens and soldiers fleeing the Soviet army died when the “Wilhelm Gustloff” sankThe Wilhelm ...
    HISTORYThe Deadliest Disaster at Sea Killed Thousands, Yet Its Story Is Little-Known. Why?In the final months of World War II, 75 years ago, German citizens and soldiers fleeing the Soviet army died when the “Wilhelm Gustloff” sankThe Wilhelm ...
    SMART NEWSThe Hollywood Star Who Confronted the AIDS ‘Silent Epidemic’Rock Hudson died of AIDS-related complications in 1985Rock Hudson in 1954.Artist: Bob Willoughby 1954 (printed 1987) Gelatin silver print National Portrait Gallery, Smithson...