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Stop, Thief! When Colleagues Steal From The Office Fridge

Colleagues steal Greek yogurt and half-eaten oranges, and bosses help themselves to their employees' frozen dinner. Yes, fridge theft is apparently rampant in offices all over the world.

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Ethicists Tell NASA How To Weigh Hazards Of Space Travel

Risks to astronauts on extended missions include vision impairment, weakened bones and radiation exposure. There are also psychological risks from facing danger while being stuck inside a small craft.

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The Rise And Fall Of Stefan Zweig, Who Inspired 'Grand Budapest Hotel'

The Viennese writer was once one of the world's most translated authors, but after his death he was forgotten — until now. Wes Anderson credits Zweig's writing at the end of his latest film.

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The Senate Versus The CIA: A Struggle At Flashpoint

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Ethicists Tell NASA How To Weigh Hazards Of Space Travel

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Turbine Barbarossa
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Flores Para Ti Rafael Cortes, Raw Artistic Soul et. al.
Like a Ghost in Your Own Life Ulrich Schnauss
Don't Leave Me Dry Spanish Gold
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Cycling's Catching On In Texas, For A Very Texas Reason

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The Foothills Sara Watkins
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Enforcing Prison Rape Elimination Standards Proves Tricky

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Traders Defend High-Speed Systems Against Charges Of Rigging

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Map Of The Developing Human Brain Shows Where Problems Begin

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Golden Brown The Stranglers