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Female Marines unload their rifles after a patrol with Afghan soldiers in Helmand province in June. The Marine Corps leadership has started an experiment to determine whether female Marine lieutenants have what it takes to become infantry officers and lead on the battlefield. Adek Berry/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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First Female Marines Take Combat Leadership Test

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"Supergenerations" of monarch butterflies migrate over 2000 miles from Canada to Mexico. SK Films hide caption

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'Flight': A Few Million Little Creatures That Could

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Many Haitian children suffer from "stunting" due to inadequate nutrition. Health experts now are trying to prevent this with snacks made from peanut butter, fortified with vitamins and minerals. Alex E. Proimos/via flickr hide caption

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The Peanut Butter Cure Moves From Hospital To Snack Room

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After his best friend and beloved dog dies, Victor Frankenstein (Charlie Tahan) decides to harness the power of mad science to bring Sparky back to life — albeit a little the worse for wear. Walt Disney Pictures hide caption

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From Tim Burton, Another Signature Lovable Loner

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A demonstrator reacts after Pakistani policemen fire tear gas during a protest against power cuts in Karachi in June. Pakistan suffers from a massive energy crisis, one of several factors contributing to the country's severe economic troubles. Rizwan Tabassum/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Faltering Economy Threatens Pakistan's Stability

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Sean Connery relaxes on the bumper of his Aston Martin DB5 during the filming of location scenes for Goldfinger in the Swiss Alps in 1964. United Artists and Danjaq, LLC hide caption

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Bond Gadgets Stand Test Of Time (But Not Physics)

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Janet Whitley borrows a stranger's dog to run away from a 10-foot-high plastic boulder in Washington, D.C.'s "Alley of Doom." Chris Suspect/STRATA hide caption

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Re-Creating Indiana Jones' Boulder Run In D.C.'s 'Alley Of Doom'

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