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Featured Videos for the Week of October 13, 2014

To feed your desire to learn something new every day, we've carefully curated a collection of fascinating videos for you to discover throughout the week. Curious about Malala Yousafzai, the rare selenelion, quinoa and more? Start exploring.

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  1. With black holes, matter is sucked into a single point of entry, while white holes are considered the exact opposite. 00:20

  2. White holes break the second law of thermodynamics. 00:47

  3. In 2006 there was a mysterious gamma ray burst without the usual presence of a supernova. 02:39

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  1. Before The Beatles there was Lennon's first band, The Quarrymen. 00:39

  2. "Beatlemania" came to the U.S. in 1964 with the band's first appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. 01:53

  3. Lennon released four solo albums between 1972 and 1975. 04:02

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  1. Selenelions occur when the sun and moon both rise at the same time. 00:09

  2. A lunar eclipse happens when the moon passes through the shadow of the sun. 00:34

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  1. Quinoa is not a grain or a cereal; it is a seed. 00:16

  2. The food was once so popular, some considered it a "false idol." 00:54

  3. High levels of the chemical manganese (found in quinoa) are known to reduce headaches and body aches. 02:49

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