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Temporary Body Art

Aug 10, 2001

Shawn Syse makes a living drawing on people's bodies. She's not a tattoo artist and she doesn't use ink. Shawn uses a paste made from natural ingredients to make henna, a temporary tattoo.

Extreme Climates 1: Driest Place

Aug 07, 2001

Welcome to the driest place on earth. The Atacama Desert receives rain every 100 years, if at all. In fact, the only town in the desert hasn't seen rain yet. How do the locals survive?

Wild Things :: World's Fastest Snake

Aug 02, 2001

The world's fastest land snake has been known to overtake people on galloping horses. It might not be that fast but the black mamba isn't one snake you can outrun. Read on for more details.

Scary Places 3 :: The Queen Mary Luxury Liner

Aug 01, 2001

The Queen Mary is not only one of California's most famous residents, she's also the spookiest. Find out why!

Bursting the Bubble on Chewing Gum

Jul 31, 2001

Have you ever wondered what it is about gum that allows you to have hours of chewing and bubble blowing fun? Did you know that what you are chewing isn't that much different than rubber bands?

Egypt - Ancient Paper: Papyrus

Jul 31, 2001

Egyptians came up with the first method of making paper. They used the stem from a water plant, cut it up, soaked it, flattened it and dried it. The outcome was a sheet of paper they called papyrus.

Replica 17: Missing Pieces Book Review

Jul 31, 2001

The quarterback can't throw, the sprinter can hardly walk and, worst of all, Amy has boyfriend troubles. Catch up with the adventures of Amy Candler - eighth grade super-clone and student.

Value of Life

Jul 27, 2001

If you followed the news in February, 2001, you must have heard about the man with a case of road rage who threw a dog into traffic. Horrible, yes. But worse things have happened to humans.

Wild Things :: Portuguese Man-of-War

Jul 25, 2001

Portuguese Man-of-Wars looks like a jellyfish with long tentacles and a sail. They are well known for their painful sting. Toxins from the tentacles are almost as powerful as a cobra's venom.

Jurassic Park III Readings Book Reviews

Jul 25, 2001

There is a little bit of everything in the books about Jurassic Park III. Some good, some bad. The novel bites - and not in a good dino way either. But the Field Guide rocks!

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Quiz! What Kind of GF Are You?

Your cell phone rings during an important discussion with your BF. What do you do?
  • Let your voice mail pick it up.
  • Apologize profusely and turn it off immediately.
  • Answer it and quickly tell whoever it is you'll call them back.
  • Answer it and get into a long conversation with your friend about the latest gossip. Your BF can wait a minute.