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Sun June 19, 2011
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(PhysOrg.com)
 
 
 
New rocket plane could make the Kessel run in 2.5 parsecs
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(Wired)
 
 
 
LEGO Super Star Destroyer? Yes please
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(PhysOrg.com)
 
 
 
LHC achieves milestone - collecting one inverse femtobarn of collisions. In other news, particle physicists measure things in barns
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(io9)
 
 
 
The Japanese spare no expense in building new Jurassic Park-themed "love hotel." Life finds a way
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(Cracked)
 
 
 
From cromulent to craptacular: The top 12 Simpsons-created words
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(io9)
 
 
 
How big can a tree get? Currently, the largest one stands at 379 feet, and it keeps growing with no ent in sight
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(ZDNet)
 
 
 
Microsoft, creator of the most stable and secure browser ever released issues warning that Chrome and Firefox are dangerous. Hey, stop laughing, we're trying to be serious here
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(B. Hill University)
 
 
 
The colder it is, the more Yakety Sax gets cued up
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(Metafilter)
 
 
 
The grandmother of a Metafilter user is missing in San Francisco, could our good buddies at Fark lend a hand?
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Sat June 18, 2011
(UPI)
 
 
 
Argentina and Chile say they have too many beavers, look to neighbor Brazil for ideas on how to shave their numbers
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(IGN)
 
 
 
Comic book characters the movies got wrong. List is longer than "all but a few notable exceptions" because that's not as much fun to read
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Growing incidence of non-alcoholic liver disease can make people behave drunk: "It really can be bizarre. They might try to sell their house for $100 or walking around the neighborhood unclothed"
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(io9)
 
 
 
Doctor Who + Charlie Brown = WIN
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Here's the house of a man who either has more books than subby, or a man who's played way too much tetris
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(PhysOrg.com)
 
 
 
You see, Killbots have a preset kill limit. Knowing their weakness, I sent wave after wave of my own men at them, until they reached their limit and shutdown. Kif, show them the medal I won
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Sega is the latest video game maker to get hacked. At this rate, Professor Falken and the WOPR are about all that's left
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(Scientific American)
 
 
 
2011 was the most extreme weather year in ever. In ever, Jerry, in ever
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(io9)
 
 
 
Has our desire for spoilers killed supris.. oh you've already clicked the link, I can quit talking about it
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(Mother Nature Network)
 
 
 
Astronomers say 'The Green Lantern' universe couldn't exist in real life. Thanks for clearing that up
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
One of atheism's strongly held beliefs is a myth: "Christianity is not a science stopper, it is a science starter"
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
The original Duck Hunt, circa 1936
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(AZCentral)
 
 
 
Newest exercise fad: Shocking the body into burning fat through 20 minutes of intense exercise. "You just kind of black out"
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(retroCrush)
 
 
 
Horrible Fathers of The Bible
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Rich people get to die of pneumonia and ennui instead of an honest malady like cancer
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(Some Hacker)
 
 
 
Apple: Don't jailbreak or unlock our phones. Microsoft: we're going to help the ChevronWP7 group hack our phones
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(Comics Alliance)
 
 
 
Do you have an extra $23,000,000 lying around? If so, you could live in this reproduction of Oracle's clocktower apartment. The DC Oracle, not the lame Matrix one
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Fri June 17, 2011
(PhysOrg.com)
 
 
 
Get ready for the not-coms
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(The Week)
 
 
 
What's J.K. Rowling's new website all about anyway? Seven theories
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(The Week)
 
 
 
Star being eaten by a black hole sends out a "mayday call," and the Earth receives it
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(lehighvalleylive)
 
 
 
Adam West talks about being goddamn Adam West
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(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Researchers can turn memories on and off. With a helpful diagram of a Fark Admin illustrating the process
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(ABC News)
 
 
 
Small rural town of Phil Campbell, Alabama, devastated by recent tornado, gets help from around the world from people named Phil Campbell. A truly great phil-anthropic gesture
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Huge mirrors in the sky will be the future of tackling climate change, claim scientists in the employ of C. Montgomery Burns
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(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Where have all the flowers gone? And the bees. OH GOD, THE BEES. OHHH. OWWWWWW THEY'RE DEFENDING THEMSELVES SOMEHOW
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
From the "now we're just throwing crap at the wall to see what sticks" department: going to college makes you less likely to die of cancer
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Japan unveils world's steepest roller coaster, with 141-foot drop
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(PhysOrg.com)
 
 
 
Madagascar marine resources are being plundered by the international community. SHUT. DOWN. EVERYTHING
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(10news.com)
 
 
 
If you can show a Spock of creativity and invent a functional tricorder, you can win $10 million
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
The Flintstones proves prescient as dinosaurs inspire new aircraft designs. No word on elephant vacuum cleaners
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(Scientific American)
 
 
 
Where will our power come from in 2030? If SimCity is any indication, fusion power plants supplemented with microwave beams. *tornado*
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(WLSAM)
 
 
 
First funny bone transplant done in the US. Carrot Top, this is your lucky day
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
The worst superhero movies of all time. Yes that one is one there, and that one too, and yeah that one as well, -look, maybe the list should just read "Everything except 'The Dark Knight' "
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(LA Times)
 
 
 
Mercury, once considered "the burnt-out cinder of the solar system", may have more polar ice than Earth's moon
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(PhysOrg.com)
 
 
 
Take heart: Chantix™: may cause drowsiness, tingling Drew Curtis sensation, delusions of being Drew Curtis, penile neurosis syndrome (PNS), oily Drew Curtis discharge, oh, and FARKING DEATH
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
After you see this spherical OLED realtime display of Earth, standby for your Death Star assault brief
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(CNN)
 
 
 
"According to ESA's statistics, the average video-game player last year was 37 years old... That's up from 30 in 2004" That is some serious growth. Oh... wait... What?
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(io9)
 
 
 
All you ever wanted to now about Voltron but were afraid to ask
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(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Understanding alcohol's braining effects on the damage
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(Comics Alliance)
 
 
 
Dilbert creator Scott Adams says that rape is a "natural male instinct"
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(My Fox DC)
 
 
 
Aging, ailing hippies welcome new 'super breed' of medicinal cannibis. Far out, man
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Microsoft: We really suck at implementing web standards without opening up security holes
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Thu June 16, 2011
(G4TV)
 
 
 
Kinect is offically coming to Windows. If we don't get a Minority Report desktop interface, Subby will be extremely disappointed
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(Engadget)
 
 
 
Not news: iPad is #1 selling tablet. FARK: BlackBerry PlayBook is now #2
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(National Geographic)
 
 
 
The sun is going into hibernation. Now that ought to slow down global warming
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(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
Four things you didn't know about sunblock. Bonus: Researcher's last name is Tan
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(cfnews13.com)
 
 
 
Pentagon looking for people to build starship. Starship looking for people to build this city on rock and roll
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(Reuters)
 
 
 
Oracle's lawsuit against Google is worth (holds pinky to edge of mouth) SEVERAL BILLION DOLLARS
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(Labspaces.net)
 
 
 
Using olive oil while stroking prevents...wait (reads article again)...using olive oil PREVENTS strokes
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(Popular Science)
 
 
 
Proudly going where no probe has gone before. Voyager 1 posed to cross interstellar boundary three years ahead of schedule
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(io9)
 
 
 
Scientists claim inbreeding with Neanderthals gave humans multiple genetic advantages. You'd hit that - with a giant wood club
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(Telegraph)
 
 
 
704 discrete incidents of TBI (traumatic brain injury) documented by German neuroscientists, published in respected medical journal. Their data source? Asterix comic books
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(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Scientists reporting development of first self-powered nano-device that can transmit data wirelessly over long distances. I made an ashtray once. I think it looked nice
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(Mashable.com)
 
 
 
1/6 time spent online involves social networking
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(Science Daily)
 
 
 
What lives in the rainforest under a tree? SPONGIFORMA SQUAREPANTSII
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(Space.com)
 
 
 
NASA says Cassini spacecraft orbiting Saturn has minor short circuit. NASA became suspicious when the craft kept sending an annoying "WHO IS JOHNNY?" message over and over
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(The Week)
 
 
 
9 ridiculous covers for books about Steve Jobs
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(Discover)
 
 
 
Feeling left out, dads? Try the Japanese pregnancy suit. Morning sickness not included, but rev up the speed to get 9 months of fetus wriggling in 2 minutes and that should do it
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Comcast to launch 1Gb internet speeds, promptly fall asleep on couch
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Reason and logical fallacies developed as a evolutionary tool. Of course, the greatest argument against this is the politics tab, a place where most people use logical fallacies, but will not reproduce
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(Peas and Cougars)
 
 
 
If you're upset about main characters dying in the Game of Thrones, you better check this flowchart to make sure you aren't going to die too
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(CBC)
 
 
 
What would you do with a supercomputer? How about make it say 5 words at an awards show. This is why we can't cure cancer
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
In brightest day, in blackest night, no glowing emerald nebula shall escape NASA's Spitzer Space Telescopic sight
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(Topless Robot)
 
 
 
The eight most disastrous attempts by comic book publishers to increase readership. Remember Mother Theresa: The Comic?
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(Atlanta Journal Constitution)
 
 
 
Microsoft warns of growing computer scam. No, I don't mean Microsoft software
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(Mother Nature Network)
 
 
 
NASA discovers 122 sets of twin stars, which will all audition for a new Coors Light commercial
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Nintendo's next gen console continues with what made the Wii so successful, such as not being able to play DVDs or Blu-rays
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Nude female scientist dives with Beluga whales in the Arctic (w/pictures of naked scientist)
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(AppleInsider.com)
 
 
 
Mark Zuckerberg faces off with Steve Jobs
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(Contact Music)
 
 
 
Green Lantern described as "dull," "pointless," and "cursed with a terrible lead actor" by critics
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(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Obama is just a couple of rainbows away from keeping all his campaign promises as "unicorns" are back from the brink of extinction
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(PhysOrg.com)
 
 
 
Yahoo actually helps you find something for once
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
Apple developing technology that would disable the iPhone's camera while filming concerts or sporting events. Say hello to NanniPhone
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(The Sun)
 
 
 
Today's example of do-it-yourself home surgery involves a painful finger wart and a 12 bore Beretta shotgun
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Woman wins free 500,000 GB/month bandwidth, laughs at your data plan
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(Sardines on toast)
 
 
 
Scientists use DNA to distinguish sardines from mackerel - the rest of us just look at the label on the tin
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(BBC)
 
 
 
LulzSec hackers take down CIA. Or, if you care about details: a few kids running simple software that overloads websites gang up on CIA.gov, a site built to handle a moderate amount of traffic. They manage to take it down for a couple minutes
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(BBC)
 
 
 
"Going to the dark side (of the internet) is a four step process"
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(Toronto Star)
 
 
 
Where would we be without pornography?
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(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
The Scroll Bookshelf holds your books in place with tensioned metal rolls. THE FUTURE IS *HERE*
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(3 News New Zealand)
 
 
 
New Zealand was for Skynet before it was against it
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(News.com.au)
 
 
 
Google's Les Paul doodle cost the world $268 million. Thanks a lot, Google
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(Venture Beat)
 
 
 
LulzSec has called out Anonymous. The shroud of the Dork Side has fallen. Begun, the Proxy Wars has
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Wed June 15, 2011
(National Geographic)
 
 
 
The best pictures of airborne sharks you will ever see. Some are beautiful, some are HOLY SHIAT
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(Life.com)
 
 
 
The semi-secret slideshow history of MAD Magazine
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(MSNBC)
 
 
 
New fault discovered that could collapse dam and flood Reno. EVERYBODY PANI-wait, do we care about Reno?
source: msnbc.msn.com   |   share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
 
(Discover)
 
 
 
Spitzer sees star blowing another star. No, not that Spitzer. And no, not that star. Not that one either. Just look at the Farkin' picture already, OK?
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Google's spoken search request feature is expanding to PCs. Just be careful when searching for cunning linguists
source: usatoday.com   |   share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
 
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
They say any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. That said, I want one of these
source: maddowblog.msnbc.msn.com   |   share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
 
(Wired)
 
 
 
Duke Nukem's PR threatens punishment for bad reviews
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Wisconsin legislators want to ban high speed internet access between universities. This will learn them pointy-headed intellectuals
source: the-scientist.com   |   share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
 
(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Sony introduces cloud based music service that will be compromised in 3...2
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(PhysOrg.com)
 
 
 
Atlantis fueled for its final delay
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(TampaBay.com (St. Petersburg Tim)
 
 
 
Last night was the hottest night on June 15th in Tampa in 121 years. And you smell funny
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(Topless Robot)
 
 
 
The twelve most ridiculous pieces of merchandise from the equally ridiculous Planet of the Apes franchise
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Senator Coburn rails against robotic research, will be first against the wall when Skynet awakens
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(Discovery)
 
 
 
According to this, PBR has been around for 2500 years and is French. Hipsters surrender
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(MTV)
 
 
 
Best Batman Toy EVER
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(io9)
 
 
 
The Flying Spaghetti Monster is real, and he's been visiting Argentina
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(W. Brimley)
 
 
 
Sitting around watching commercials for DIABEETUS puts you at greater risk of DIABEETUS
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(io9)
 
 
 
Totally demented Green Lantern storylines that won't be in the movie
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(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Why your hair turns grey. Arguing on Fark suspiciously absent
source: sciencedaily.com   |   share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
 
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Like cruising with the windows down and the wind in your hair? Yea? Have fun with that now, because it's gonna kill ya' later
source: yourlife.usatoday.com   |   share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
 
(io9)
 
 
 
Darren Aronofsky wants the Goddamned Batman to play Noah in his biblical epic
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Tue June 14, 2011
(The Week)
 
 
 
Airbus unveils plans for "transparent airplane"
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(G4TV)
 
 
 
How do you get fans to buy another Call of Duty game? Add C4 dogs
source: g4tv.com   |   share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
 
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
The United States has spent $17 Billion dollars on cell phone jammers in Iraq to stop Muslims from blowing us, and each other up
source: gizmodo.com   |   share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
 
(GamePro)
 
 
 
LulzSec takes down Eve Online, The Escapist, and Minecraft. Dozens expected to experience sunlight for the first time
source: gamepro.com   |   share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
 
(I-Mockery)
 
 
 
I-Mockery presents a huge gallery of photos from the 2011 Electronics Entertainment Expo. If you didn't attend E3, this photo gallery is so in-depth that you'll feel like you did after viewing it
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(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Scientists find dinosaur so small not even Jesus could could ride it
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(Imbibe Magazine)
 
 
 
Since Nintendo announced the WiiU, its stock has dropped nearly 10%. But what about the touchscreen?
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(io9)
 
 
 
A helpful map of the 50,000 nearest galaxies. Good luck trying to get this one to fold back up right
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(BBC)
 
 
 
Several members of Anonymous are arrested for using Low Orbit Ion Cannon hack attack on Turkish government sites in their protest of a new filtering sys- wait, did the BBC really just call a DDoS a 'Low Orbit Ion Cannon'?
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(Broken Secrets)
 
 
 
Starbucks was almost named Pequod, but one of the original owners wasn't high enough to go along with it
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(AskMen)
 
 
 
Top 10 most wanted superpowers. List fails without mind control and for being a slideshow
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(G4TV)
 
 
 
Star Wars TV series waiting for technology to catch up before production. Also waiting for Lucas to fall asleep so they can rewrite the script
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(NASA)
 
 
 
Coolest video you'll see from the Cassini Probe archives... until they release another another one, I guess
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Farker who wrote Geek Dad is back with a whole new book of geeky fun for kids. Yes, it includes toy hacking. Homemade robots, too
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(National Geographic)
 
 
 
"Vampire" stars have been found in the heart of our galaxy and it's just a matter of time before these cannibals suck the life out of everything in the Milky Way
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(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Parrots capable of clever tool use. Good, they can get their own damn crackers now
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Hulu to stream three British shows Americans will ignore
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(Abc.net.au)
 
 
 
LHC creates material 100,000 times hotter than the sun or 0.4 times the link heat of the internet
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(io9)
 
 
 
The most ridiculously idiotic superhero origin stories. Noticeably absent: Spider-Man
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(EITB)
 
 
 
Researchers discover compound in skin of frogs which causes cancerous tumors to croak
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
You know you've been waiting for USA Today to review Duke Nukem Forever. Admit it, you liar. Well, here you go. Bonus: not one word about actual gameplay
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(PhysOrg.com)
 
 
 
Google blows pocket change on solar power. I sure hope the sun will be there
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(MSNBC)
 
 
 
Baby's first pet may protect against allergies
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(Science Daily)
 
 
 
The space station has been talking back to the astronauts and acting like a paranoid android. Time for an attitude adjustment
source: sciencedaily.com   |   share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
 
(Avoision)
 
 
 
Embiggen your knowitallism with this groin-grabbingly ovulicious list of dickety-two cromulent doobobs
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Six million people end their Facebook accounts. So Facebook is on its way to be the next Myspace or Friendsterish whatever that site was
source: dailymail.co.uk   |   share: Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Skarrgaardadaarswkaarrga COFFEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Two massive black holes found in nearby galaxy, your mom
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Blatant Racism: There's an app for that
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(io9)
 
 
 
There is no Time-Lord..Thieves steal a replica TARDIS from little girl's front yard
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
First prototype of Mandrin's Iron Man knock off spotted in China. Story developing
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(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
Atom bomb survival suit patent from 1958. Still better than a fridge
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(Science Daily)
 
 
 
New genetic technique converts skin cells into brain cells. You sound smart
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(Topless Robot)
 
 
 
Coming soon to a nerd store near you: StarCraft and WarCraft MegaBlocks. Yes, MegaBlocks, the Hydrox of Legos
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(Wired)
 
 
 
Top 10 revelations that melted E3's face
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(Wall Street Journal)
 
 
 
The eG8 digital gathering in Paris published a report on a website. You cannot link to it. Nor is it a blog so that people can comment on it. Nor is it a wiki, so the people can correct mistakes? It's a Flash page-turner. Metaphor anyone?
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(Cracked)
 
 
 
The 6 most ominous trends in video games
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(AlterNet)
 
 
 
Scientists find cure for PTSD, but the neighbors aren't going to like it
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Microsoft to developers: HTML5 and Javascript ought to be enough for anyone
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(io9)
 
 
 
Superman's powers can't exist in the real world. But here's how they could if, you know, they did...which they don't
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(Uproxx)
 
 
 
The best of hipster edits, because regular Tumblr photos are too mainstream. It's a slideshow, but it's funny
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(Mashable)
 
 
 
US Constitution: written by a small group of aristocrats and rich people. Iceland Constitution: written by everyone with a computer
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Even Marvel Comics considers joining Warner Bros., Disney, and Dreamworks in skipping Comic-Con this year because angry internet nerdrage just isn't worth it
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(Some Ysalimiri)
 
 
 
Woman who helped get the Star Wars Expanded Universe started with Timothy Zahn's Thrawn trilogy and saw the ruination of the franchise over the next 20 years will retire from her position in July
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(BetaNews)
 
 
 
When forced with a choice between two AW technologies, Apple went with the twits
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(Some ancient mariner)
 
 
 
Ten-thousand shipping containers fall overboard each year, littering the ocean floor. That's hard to fathom
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(The New York Times)
 
 
 
@fark The #history of the #hashtag #theonlymoveisnottoplay
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(Globe and Mail)
 
 
 
Apple store employee starts iUnion
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(USA Today)
 
 
 
Zombie buses deadlier than TRAIIIIIIIIIIIIINS
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(Some Virus)
 
 
 
The most beautiful blown-glass pathogens you are likely to see today
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Men care more about their cars than their health, says researcher who obviously never owned a '65 Mustang
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(Nature)
 
 
 
Imma chargin mah lazor
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(Salon)
 
 
 
A slideshow of the world's oldest organisms--at 4,767 years, still younger than your mom
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