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Sun October 23, 2016
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(Live Science)
 
 
 
Have you ever looked at your brain on weed? I mean, really looked at it?
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(Vice)
 
 
 
Let this brain surgeon explain what it's like to perform brain surgery (great read)
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(Boston Herald)
 
 
 
Attacks on the Internet are getting bigger and Leon's getting larger
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(The National Interest)
 
 
 
Here's a look back at the awesomeness that was the SR-71 Blackbird: "The crew wore pressure suits like those used on space missions to withstand the high altitude and were treated to a high-protein steak and egg meals before each mission"
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(Mother Nature Network)
 
 
 
Since the whole monorail craze never really caught on, more and more cities are looking at sky gondolas as the next big thing in mass transit
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(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Old and busted: Dark energy, the accelerating expansion of the universe, and the 2011 Nobel Prize for physics
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(From the Grapevine)
 
 
 
Albert Einstein's life is turned into a board game. It's about time
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Hacker calls himself "The Jester"; takes down Russian Foreign Affairs website. The FBI, apparently having never seen Batman, calls him "the Batman of the internet"
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(Medical Daily)
 
 
 
Where do our forgotten memories go, and will Memberberries help?
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Sat October 22, 2016
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
According to the World Health Organization, being single is now a disability
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(Jalopnik)
 
 
 
Apparently, Homer Simpson has been advising Mercedes Benz design engineers
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Seven people in the world hold a key to the Internet in case it needs to be rebooted: "A minimum of five of the seven keyholders would have to converge at a U.S. base with their keys to restart the system and connect everything once again"
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
What's inside the original Teddy Ruxpin? Nightmare fuel
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(The Consumerist)
 
 
 
Science says that cheese makes wine taste gouda
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Scientists just broke the Second Law of Thermodynamics. This is why we can't have nice things
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(Futurism)
 
 
 
Scientists just trained an AI to hunt down and kill humans in Doom. No way this turns out well
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(Tech Times)
 
 
 
Having a heart attack? There's an app for that
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(Discover)
 
 
 
Here's why human brains will always outperform computers even though our brains are profoundly lazy
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(HackRead)
 
 
 
Who would have thought the security at Weebly would be so wobbly?
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(Patheos)
 
 
 
Meteorologists may have solved mystery of the Bermuda Triangle. In other news, sales of Reynolds Wrap up 500%
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(Futurism)
 
 
 
New research finds life on alien planets could survive without a sun
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(Quartz)
 
 
 
Astronomers just built the largest map of "holes" in the universe to prove Einstein was right about gravity
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(Scientific American)
 
 
 
Researchers prove that self control can be switched off through electro-magnetic stimulation, and that Farkers still prefer Bourbon for loss of self control
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Fri October 21, 2016
(Kotaku)
 
 
 
Pokémon developer explains what it's like inside a pokeball. Subby liked Robot Chicken's explanation better
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(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
Me-OW: Cats getting brain freeze
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(Sydney Morning Herald)
 
 
 
Wow, Street View is getting REALLY detailed
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(CBC)
 
 
 
There's a little black spot on the Mars today... Right where the ESA probe crashed yesterday
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(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
A new J.R.R. Tolkien book will hit the shelves next year, eventually to be made into 12 Peter Jackson movies
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Think you're safe because you locked down all your ports and scrubbed little Bobby Tables? Linux exploit discovered, and it's a big one
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(Metro)
 
 
 
As if they couldn't be perfect enough already, apparently dogs dream of their humans' faces
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(AOL)
 
 
 
NASA searching for spiders on Mars, hopefully with the intention of blowing the planet up if they find any
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(Telegraph)
 
 
 
New study says that brushing your teeth can prevent heart attacks, and also provide the most exercise the majority of Americans will get all day
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(Ubergizmo)
 
 
 
Apple's iOS has a hidden one-handed keyboard that you can't use
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Europe's lost Mars lander was shot down by NASA to conceal life on the planet
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(TechRadar)
 
 
 
Macra saf lay tebrekthoo ca unasans peaches wela sahumen
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(Complex)
 
 
 
Either we just discovered 234 alien civilizations or we're making some drastically incorrect assumptions. But for now, we're going with the aliens
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(New Scientist)
 
 
 
How beavers could help save the western US from drought
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(Mashable)
 
 
 
Facebook users can now endorse a presidential candidate. Which is good news for anyone who wants to be de-friended by half the people they know
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(Haaretz)
 
 
 
"Sir, there's been an earthquake and a building collapse." "Ready the robotic cockroaches, Zaruk"
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(Is There Any Deal)
 
 
 
As predictable as Princess Peach being kidnapped by Bowser, it's the Friday Fark Gaming thread. What have you been playing lately? The Long Dark? Fallout 4? Stellaris? MOO? Other than Civ VI (coming out tomorrow) what other games are you waiting for?
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(Computerworld)
 
 
 
Awesome: "A fusion reactor at MIT that has repeatedly set world records over its 23-year lifespan broke one more." Dammit: "...the day before it was shuttered due to defunding by the federal government"
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Watching this Japanese block plane shave off 8 micron thin layers of wood is the absolute perfect calming remedy for last nights debate
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
It's OK, Mars probe. We've all been there before. You're excited, ready to perform, and then, before you can even think about seeing your aunt naked to tame your urges, you blow it
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(NPR)
 
 
 
How did snakes lose their legs? "Mutations of the Sonic hedgehog limb enhancer" say two giggling scientists
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(CSO Online)
 
 
 
Old and busted: Yahoo secretly scans customer emails on behalf of U.S. government. New hotness: Yahoo asks Director of National Intelligence to corroborate their "he made me do it" defense
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Thu October 20, 2016
(Vice)
 
 
 
Today is World Earthquake Drill Day, so get drilling
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(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Superomniphobic tape adheres to any surface. Um dittle-ittle dittle, um dittle aye
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(Venture Beat)
 
 
 
New bike lock hits would-be thieves with pepper spray: "The product is legally compliant as the spray is only released into the air if someone is trying to saw the U-lock in half"
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(NYPost)
 
 
 
"Cancer? On my penis?" It's more likely than you think
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(The Register)
 
 
 
Fun fact of the day: Network routers are illegal in Japan
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(Fox News)
 
 
 
Exercise may improve erectile dysfunction, and will also come in handy for anyone running a race and needs to cross the finish line just a little bit ahead
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
Facebook nips animated images showing women how to check for lumps
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(Federal Business Opportunities)
 
 
 
Apparently DARPA wants to make use of our six-legged friends. One hopes they don't turn on us
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(The Verge)
 
 
 
Nintendo unveils its new portable/home gaming console "Switch" that is apparently aimed at 30-something d-bag hipsters
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(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Here's the latest bunch of weird-ass fish and stuff that researchers have found in the deepest part of the Pacific: "They include strange purple orbs, mud monsters and a bizarre swimming sea cucumber reminiscent of a flying Mary Poppins"
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Mysterious piece of aluminum unearthed in Romania in 1973 identified as spare part from UFO that visited Earth 250,000 years ago (pics)
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(CNN)
 
 
 
German U-boat discovered off the coast of Scotland. The sub was purportedly sunk by a sea monster wanting to protect its territory, but researchers now believe it just wanted about tree-fitty
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(New Zealand Herald)
 
 
 
Australian inventor unveils liquefied potato that melts like cheese. As is national tradition, he will next attempt to make it poisonous
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(Tor.com)
 
 
 
How much beer does it take to get a Hobbit drunk?
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(Science Blogs)
 
 
 
Was our 3D universe created by a massive black hole in 4D or higher-dimensional space? "Although the idea sounds a little bit out there, there's a lot of theoretical reasons to believe this might be legitimate"
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(Metro)
 
 
 
"I'm looking for a guy who is really trusting and healthy. You must have both kidneys, non smoker, and not be a big drinker or take any drugs that could damage the liver. Type O negative blood a plus." No red flags there, eh?
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(Space.com)
 
 
 
"We have just folded space from IX. Many machines on IX. New machines. Better than those on Richese"
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(International Business Times)
 
 
 
Stephen Hawking is seriously worried about AI killing us all. But what does he know, really?
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(From the Grapevine)
 
 
 
Google is hosting a competition for people from the private sector to fake another moon landing
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(NPR)
 
 
 
There were 35,092 auto fatalities in 2015. Cars are smarter than ever, but humans have only become more stupid
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(Vice)
 
 
 
Why is it that the U.S. still can't vote online if more than 84% of Americans have access to the internet, and countries as small as Estonia have been doing it since 2005?
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(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
Those "official" Apple accessories you can get on Amazon? Yeah, about those
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(The Sun)
 
 
 
If we don't teach our computers how to destroy all humans, then they'll learn it on the streets
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(Network World)
 
 
 
Your robot doctor overlords will see you now
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Wed October 19, 2016
(Daily Express)
 
 
 
Just where are the Curiosity and Opportunity rovers on Mars? Are they plotting something devious as the ExoMars Mission attempts to land there?
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(CNBC)
 
 
 
Zuckerberg's Jarvis-style AI might get voiced by RObert Downey, Jr., the man who plays a way super cool version of the real-life dork. If this happens, there is no way he doesn't find a way to marry it
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(PBS)
 
 
 
The Tasmanian Devil is not extinct despite being afflicted by a contagious cancer and merciless teasing from smart-ass rabbits
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(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Chinese firm unveils self driving car that it says will put Tesla out of business but can't show it working because they lent it to Michael Bay for a movie
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Silicon Valley "is on a race to the bottom of the brain stem"
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(Science News Magazine)
 
 
 
Monkeys from Brazil caught making stone tools similar to those made by our ancient hominid ancestors in Africa. It might mean some supposed "human" artifacts in South America are really monkey artifacts
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(Vox)
 
 
 
And now an Orson Welles slow clap worthy troll of IRS scammers
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(Five Thirty-Eight)
 
 
 
The four-minute mile. The two-hour marathon. The 12-parsec Kessel Run. All pale in comparison to the true pinnacle of human accomplishment: the 5-minute Mario speedrun
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(Scientific American)
 
 
 
If you had a pollsters job you'd know; Everybody Lies
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Scientists report Mars probe was doing well right up until those last few meters
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(Pacific Standard Magazine)
 
 
 
Nothing you didn't already suspect from watching footage of the people who go to Trump rallies, but social exclusion really does foster delusional conspiracy theorizing
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
The absurdly oversized viola called the Octobasse dwarfs anyone who tries to play it, and produces a note below the threshold of human hearing
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(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
I've always loved Android phones, but I'm switching to iPhones because I don't want to show up as a green bubble on iMessage and disappoint all my friends
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(The Stack)
 
 
 
Security chief has the mad idea that three U.S. government departments in charge of exactly the same problem might consider working together
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(YouTube)
 
Video
 
First official trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy 2, and I must say, I'm hooked on a sequel
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(Alaska Dispatch News)
 
 
 
Pentagon's new telescope could finally locate that spatula dropped by an astronaut in 2006
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(LA Times)
 
 
 
Well, there's rat-kabobs, rat creole, rat gumbo. Pan fried, deep fried, stir-fried. Rat soup, rat stew, rat salad, rat burger. And of course, ratatouille
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(Daily Express)
 
 
 
Ever wonder what was going on BEFORE the Universe was created? Scientists did, and may have found out
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(Metro)
 
 
 
"What your first date underwear says about you." Wait ... 'underwear?'
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(Mashable)
 
 
 
August was the hottest August on record. July was the hottest July, June, the hottest June. May, the hottest May, so on and so forth. But because September was the 2nd hottest September the history of recorded temperatures, Ice Age is Coming
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(Scotsman)
 
 
 
Scottish inventor of the disposable diaper thrown away at 94
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(Science 2.0)
 
 
 
This is why sending humans to live on Mars would be a terrible thing for science
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(Vice)
 
 
 
Montreal Protocol becomes the most successful climate agreement ever: "Remember the hole in the ozone layer? If you grew up in the 1980s you sure do. As a result of this global effort to get rid of CFCs, the ozone layer is slowly healing"
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(Deslidefied)
 
 
 
Here are 11 things your cat would tell you if it could. Your cat wants tuna
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(Geek.com)
 
 
 
Scientists figure out why naked mole-rats don't feel pain
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(LA Times)
 
 
 
If you refrigerate your tomatoes, you'd better get ready to feel the wrath of self-righteous foodies being vindicated by science
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(BBC)
 
 
 
Kiwi lives matter, because they're counted before they hatch
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(BGR)
 
 
 
Humans will bully self-driving cars, because why wouldn't they
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Tue October 18, 2016
(The Verge)
 
 
 
Does a coffee filter need bluetooth? In this case, a question mark in the headline means "hell no"
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(BBC)
 
 
 
IBM's AI Watson is being used to diagnose diseases. Not sure why Watson keeps saying 'Humanity is. The Disease'. It's probably nothing
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(Digital Trends)
 
 
 
Manipulating the neurons of mosquitoes, cannibals, could convince them that humans taste disgusting
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(iNews (UK))
 
 
 
AI expert explains why Trump makes the perfect Twitter bot. Can you tell the difference?
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Video game voice actors preparing to go on strike, just like people with real jobs do
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(NPR)
 
 
 
Old and busted; Higgs Boson. New hotness: Higgs Bison
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(OMG Ubuntu)
 
 
 
The next version of Ubuntu is named 'Zesty Zapus' ... and now it's time to start over with Aardvark
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(Some Veg Guy)
 
 
 
Norwegian scientists discover that Big Food marketing machine fosters "psychological dissociation" in brains of meat-eaters that prevents them from perceiving that meat is murder
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(MLive.com)
 
 
 
You can now pre-order your time machine, assuming you can install some aftermarket parts
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(gHacks)
 
 
 
Microsoft releases a secret Windows 10 update that lacks any details. Conspiracy? No, incompetence
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(CBC)
 
 
 
Exquisite fireball adds some excitement to life in Ottawa
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Meet BMW's vision of the future, the ... what the hell is that thing?
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(The Next Web)
 
 
 
Netflix is adding an offline mode so you can chill without an internet connection
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(Blogger.com)
 
 
 
Google just subscribed you to 'cat facts'
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Your camera may be cool, but it will never be 'CCD cooled to -27 degrees Celsius via Peltier coolers" cool
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(Red Bull)
 
 
 
League of Legends World Championship should more accurately be called League of Legends South Korean Championship. Same difference
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(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Smart gun only works with the correct fingerprint. It exists, but you won't find it in gun stores. Why?
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(TreeHugger)
 
 
 
If all the spiders in the world suddenly disappeared, we would really miss the song of their people. Plus we would be overrun by insects that would eat our crops and create world famine. But we would really miss the song of their people
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(YouTube)
 
 
 
Time lapse shows a cruise ship being built from empty drydock to full disco ahead in eight minutes
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(The Stack)
 
 
 
Yeah, since TV depicts computer-competence as suicidal, socially-ostracized crack-addiction, it's probably not going to encourage your daughter into that promising K12 course
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(Futurism)
 
 
 
Scientists have discovered a way to get drunk while preventing global warming, and it's not by walking home from the bars
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(YouTube)
 
Video
 
If you think you're good at Tetris, you're not. Unless you're this guy
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(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Today's genital warts originated from sex between humans and neanderthals, your mom
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(Smithsonian Magazine)
 
 
 
Did you know the Middle East once had a space program? It was based in Lebanon, it involved rockets, and it just never got off the ground (good read)
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Mon October 17, 2016
(New York Magazine)
 
 
 
Here's the neurological reason that explains why people respond to political fearmongering
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(Slate)
 
 
 
Google adding "fact check" tag to news stories. Drew considering option to turn it on for politics tab, but is worried the resulting flame wars would set fire to the servers
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Facebook has simple solution for Windows 10 phone customers who report Facebook universal apps are slow, unresponsive, and crashy: buy a better phone
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(Sydney Morning Herald)
 
 
 
Tasmanian devil milk could be a magic bullet against superbugs
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(National Geographic)
 
 
 
Here are NASA's plans to go fossil-hunting on Mars in 2020. They have the lander, but they still don't know where on earth to send it
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(NASA)
 
 
 
Rocket launch from Wallops island coming up at 7:40
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(ieee spectrum)
 
 
 
Pittsburgh's unveils new AI traffic light system, promises it will make sitting in boring Pittsburgh traffic looking at friggin' PITTSBURGH, "less boring"
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(Guardian)
 
 
 
In a study of what countries get more calories from alcohol than soft drinks, America didn't even make the list. Drew is disappoint
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(Investors Business Daily)
 
 
 
Not getting the data you like? Redefine the terms and you're all set
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(Live Science)
 
 
 
10 ancient manuscripts include spells, incantations, treasure maps, religious stories like gospel describing Judas as life of the Last Supper party
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(Deslidefied)
 
 
 
Here are 16 condiments that are actually not good for you at all. Now can somebody please pass Subby the ketchup bottle?
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(The Times (UK))
 
 
 
British army unveils world's ultimate water pistol: "The 35kg handheld water cannon is deadly within three metres. It is intended to knock enemy troops out of action without putting civilian lives at risk"
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(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Middle and high schools around the U.S. are finally pushing back their morning start times, and it's working: "Look, I get that years ago we all walked 100 miles in the snow to school both ways. But we know a lot more now about the adolescent brain"
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(Games Industry International)
 
 
 
The merits of Star Citizen's open development
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(Engadget)
 
 
 
Apple cancels self-driving car project "Titan", will reuse assets to create superhero team shooter
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(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Researchers reversed Alzheimer's, but you already knew that
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Researchers pinpoint a chemical with the potential to postpone aging, hoping that it will replace the THC in marijuana that makes Baby Boomers behave like a bunch of 16 year olds
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Scientist: Asteroid apocalypse could happen WITHOUT WARNING, wipe out humanity
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Airplane windows aren't always aligned with passenger seats, and here is why
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China launches two men into space on docking mission, NTTAWWT
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Navy officially commissions USS Zumwalt, not only the largest destroyer it has ever built but the only one whose main weapon system will be rated in gigawatts to power beamed weapons instead of number of guns
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Finally, some useful news: How to disable the narcissistic Facebook Live notifications
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The secret to lava hunting is proper footwear. Because stepping into lava with the wrong shoes really, really sucks
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