Each bottle of Champagne contains around 50 million bubbles. But will any of them accelerate the inebriation process? Victor Bezrukov/Flickr.com hide caption

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Are We Genetically Inclined To Be Materialistic?
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There's data to support the notion that pot, or a drug based on its active ingredient, could help ease the fears of PTSD. Ted S. Warren/AP hide caption

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Could Pot Help Veterans With PTSD? Brain Scientists Say Maybe
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With our design, gingerbread families everywhere can enjoy the holidays without having to worry about their roofs caving in. Morgan Walker/NPR hide caption

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Flying This Holiday? Here Are A Few Tips To Survive Airline Food
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"I can't let my life be this. Because if I give up now, that's what my life will be. I'll never walk out the front door." — Shane Koyczan James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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What's It Like To Be Young And Bullied?
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"People just don't see things, this is where you need visual thinkers like me ... we need the different kinds of minds." — Temple Grandin James Duncan Davidson/TED hide caption

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Can Autism Be An Asset?
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Do Crossword Puzzles Really Stave Off Dementia?
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