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    10 Most Infamous Stains in History

    Spills are a daily occurrence, but some leave an indelible mark on history. Here are 10 spots that no amount of cleaner can ever wash away from the public record.

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    How Bug Spray Works

    Our world is full of insects, and our first response to seeing one is usually to reach for a can of spray to zap it. Is this good idea? What's in your typical can of bug spray? And could it harm you?

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    Quiz: Which is cleaner?

    Test your knowledge of what is covered in filth and what is spick-and-span (or at least less covered in filth) when you take this quiz. Be prepared to carry hand sanitizer everywhere you go for days after you're done.

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    Puzzle: Mums and Pumpkins

    Looking for your next DIY home and garden project? Try these home and garden puzzles to find some fun and inspiration.

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