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Video: The US Consumer Product Safety Commission wants to make sure Americans don't burn down their homes when cooking their Thanksgiving turkeys, because apparently that's a danger. The agency just released a new safety video showing what happens when you improperly fry a turkey.

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan just gave an interview via Facetime. The country is in chaos following a military coup that's still ongoing. The military has declared martial law and is censoring the media networks but Erdogan was on CNN Turkey remotely with a broadcaster holding up her phone facing the cameras. Welcome to the 21st century.

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Did you know that turkeys kill rattlesnakes? Excuse me for a little bit of a Ben Franklin moment, but I'm going to tell you about one of the most interesting wild animals that's native to North America and what it's like tracking them in the wild.

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Twitter and Turkey have a bit of a love-hate-hate-hate-hate relationship, insofar as Twitter users love to publish unflattering facts about the government, and the government hates that and tries to get Twitter to censor messages. In this particular case, the government is threatening to outright block Twitter unless it takes down "offending" messages.

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Video: White meat vs dark meat is a long-running battle for the Christmas ages, with no clear winner likely to be determined soon . (Just kidding. White meat is better. Obviously.) But have you ever actually wondered why different delicious chicken, turkey or duck parts have different colours?

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Video: Some friends visited Turkey recently and they came back really impressed. They told me about its stunning landscapes, friendly people and extraordinary food. This travel video — beautifully made by Leonardo Dalessandri — shows that they weren't lying.

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I'm as baffled as you are that it's taken so long, but it seems someday we still might get the stadium we've all known architecture really needs: Turkey's Burasapor soccer team, nicknamed the "Green Crocodiles," could soon be getting an architectural masterpiece, a structure that will rival the greatest palaces of the last 200 years, even outdoing the timeless proportions of the Acropolis. It is a coiling green crocodile with blazing spotlights in its eyes.

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Turkey's Internet watchdog has blocked Twitter, following threats by its Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan fuelled by the network's ability to carry rumours about government corruption.

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This stunning new design for an antenna tower outside the Turkish city of Çanakkale has just won an international competition, beating out such big-name firms as Snohetta, Fernando Romero and Sou Fujimoto. Designed by IND and Powerhouse Company — who worked with structural engineers ABT to make sure it'd all work as planned — the antenna is a racetrack-like loop through the forest, sporting an outdoor pedestrian walkway and indoor public spaces at the tower's base.