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Work on sex life of rats, life as a badger honored at Ig Nobel Prizes

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. Scientific research into how polyester pants affect the sex life of rats, what it's like for a human to live like a badger and how different the world looks when viewed through your legs was honored at this year's Ig Nobel spoof awards.

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All-female cast in Brooklyn stages nude production of Shakespeare's 'The Tempest'

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Arts, Entertainment, Sep 12 2016

Bad parking job leaves car dangling from Austin garage

AUSTIN, Texas A man who failed to stop when pulling into a rooftop spot of a nine-story parking garage in Austin, rammed through protection wires and avoided a deadly fall when one wire wrapped around an axle, leaving the car dangling on the building's side on Friday. | Video

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Is it a bird? A plane? Smartphone sent into sky for record attempt

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