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‘Discover The Dinosaurs’ at The Denver Merchandise Mart

http://youtu.be/jyX9YuX7oFY

Have you ever touched a dinosaur?

You can at 'Discover The Dinosaurs' this weekend at the Denver Merchandise Mart. The exhibit includes more than 60 dinosaur replicas that are moving museum quality dinosaurs.

This fun, learning event for the whole family runs through May 13th, Mother's Day.

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Gary Gershoff/Kevork Djansezian/Handout, Getty Images
Gary Gershoff/Kevork Djansezian/Handout, Getty Images
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5 Awesome Party Ideas for Cinco de Mayo

You don’t have to be of Mexican heritage to partake in Cinco de Mayo festivities, or even to throw your own bash. Here are five tips for planning the best Cinco de Mayo party this side of the border:

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Kim Kardashian Knows How to Celebrate 'World Pretzel Day' (Florian Seefried/Getty)
Kim Kardashian Knows How to Celebrate 'World Pretzel Day' (Florian Seefried/Getty)
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How Are You Celebrating ‘National Pretzel Day’? [GALLERY]

Are you doing anything to celebrate 'National Pretzel Day'?

Vendors of pretzels around the globe are offering special deals on this April 26th.

The pretzel has been called 'The World's Oldest Snack.' It was first introduced in 610 A.D. in France.

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Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site to Open [VIDEO]

Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site opens to visitors on April 28 it will also be FREE on the 28th, with the Grand Opening celebration of the new "Science on the Range" exhibit. Summer hours will be 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., every day.

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Marc Piscotty, Getty Images
Marc Piscotty, Getty Images
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This Day in History for April 20 – Columbine Massacre and More

Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1861 – Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the US Army in order to command the forces of Virginia (More info)

1902 – Pierre and Marie Curie isolate radium (More info)

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Civil War Re-Enactor at Emancipation Proclamation Unveiling (Chip Somodevilla/Getty)
Civil War Re-Enactor at Emancipation Proclamation Unveiling (Chip Somodevilla/Getty)
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Emancipation Day in District of Columbia Pushes Tax Deadline to April 17

Wondering why the tax deadline is midnight on April 17?

April 16 is Emancipation Day in the District of Columbia so many offices are closed in the Nation's Capitol.

April 15 fell over the weekend and due to the holiday Monday, the Internal Revenue Service gives tax filers until midnight on Tuesday, April 17, to get their returns or an extension postmarked.

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Category: History, News
Library of Congress
Library of Congress
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This Day in History for April 15 – Titanic Sinks and More

Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1912 – After hitting an iceberg, the RMS Titanic sinks at 2:20 a.m., killing 1,517 people (More info)

1923 – Insulin becomes generally available for use by people with diabetes (More info)

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Category: History, Music News, News, Sports
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Hulton Archive/Oli Scarff, Getty Images/Paramount Pictures/Oli Scarff, Getty Images
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Titanic

The sinking of the infamous RMS Titanic in 1912 has gone down (no pun intended) as the most famous ocean liner disaster in history, thanks in part to popular culture’s take on the topic from the 1958 Roy Ward Baker film ‘A Night to Remember’ to James Cameron’s legendary blockbuster Titanic.’ And yet the legend surrounding this infamous boat (and the 1,500-plus people it took down with it) has surpassed some of the actual events that transpired in the icy North Atlantic Ocean.

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Category: Events, History
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This Day in History for April 13 – Apollo 13 Disaster and More

Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1870 – The New York City Metropolitan Museum of Art, commonly called the Met, is founded (More info)

1943 – The Jefferson Memorial is dedicated in Washington, DC, on the 200th anniversary of Thomas Jefferson’s birth (More info)

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Ulrik Tofte, Think Stock
Ulrik Tofte, Think Stock
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About April Fool’s Day

Every year on April 1st, office water coolers are spiked with white wine and computer mouses are glued to desks. Every year on college campuses, half empty buckets of water are placed on the top of dorm room doors and passed out bros are covered with marker ink. And throughout the world, the sound of chuckling and cackling can be heard echoing across its borders.

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US Department of Energy
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This Day in History for March 28 – Three Mile Island Accident and More

Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1834 – President Andrew Jackson becomes the first president to be censured by Congress (More info)

1939 – The Spanish Civil War ends (More info)

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Category: History, Information
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MDGovpics, Flickr/LenDog64, Flickr/-Chupacabras-, Flickr/2sirius, Flickr
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About St. Patrick’s Day

Everyone enjoys putting on their best green clothes on March 17th and being Irish for a day. We’ve all heard there was a saint and something to do with snakes in Ireland and now we have parades and drink green beer. But what do we really know about St. Patrick’s Day?

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