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295 headlines found matching 'SCI'
Tue September 01, 2015
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(BBC)
 
 
 
Your scientists were so preoccupied with whether or not they could, they didn't stop to think if they should
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(79)
 
(University Herald)
 
 
 
Science shows moderate coffee drinking will kill you and all those you hold dear
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(50)
 
(Smithsonian Magazine)
 
 
 
If you like the fact that you're not paying $35 for a bar of chocolate, you should read how scientists sequenced the genes of cacao plants to make them resistant to disease
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(67)
 
(KBTX College Station)
 
 
 
Radioactive material stolen from Texas A&M. Police on the lookout for a crazy wild-eyed scientist driving a DeLorean
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Mon August 31, 2015
(Chicago Trib)
 
 
 
The quickest way to ensure a prospective employer rescinds your job offer is by sending naked selfies to the company's HR manager
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(92)
 
(io9)
 
 
 
Recoil in horror at these examples of the most ill-advised continuations of classic science fiction and fantasy TV shows
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(86)
 
(Discovery)
 
 
 
Scientists create ice cream that doesn't melt. Still no cure for new kind of cancer caused my unmelted ice cream
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(53)
 
(Some Cephalopod)
 
 
 
Dana Rohrabacher (R-California), who is on the Committee on Science, Space and Technology, has discovered a plot to pollute Americans' precious bodily fluids. Oh, and Global Warming is a hoax
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(73)
 


Sat August 29, 2015
(SafeBee)
 
 
 
Unless you're going to eat two and a half tons of it, scientists say go ahead and stuff your face with all the radioactive Fukushima tuna that you want
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(69)
 
(YouTube)
 
 
 
Japanese master craftsman creates a Kokeshi doll out of a spinning block of wood. Hypnotic and fascinating hand-eye coordination
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(24)
 


Fri August 28, 2015
(The Indy Channel)
 
 
 
Scientists 3D print a new beak for a toucan mistreated by a couple of fruit loops
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(40)
 
(Guardian)
 
 
 
New Orleans: We'll just go back to living below sea level. What could go wrong? Feds: Not a thing. Let's do what we did for the past hundred years, only bigger and more expensive. Science: (facepalm). Gulf of Mexico: NOM NOM NOM
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(197)
 
(NASA)
 
 
 
Photoshop these essential scientific items
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(19)
 


Thu August 27, 2015
(Entertainment Weekly)
 
 
 
'Galaxy Quest' TV series coming to Amazon. Never give up, never surrender--and never stop rebooting a sci-fi title
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(90)
 
(Guardian)
 
 
 
It's the strangest thing, but somehow whenever you try to replicate the results of the 3% of scientific papers that claim to disprove the existence of Climate Change, none of them ever seem to yield the same results as their authors reported
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(137)
 
(Salon)
 
 
 
Republicans have ditched Ayn Rand in favor of corporate fascism
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(142)
 
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Thin young women more attractive than older fat women is the conclusion of a major scientific study funded by the Romero Institute
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(86)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Bollywood's top director is about to break into the Sci Fi genre with new big-budget epic. "My God, it's full of Sitars"
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(24)
 


Wed August 26, 2015
(Chicago Trib)
 
 
 
Scientists move closer to a universal flu vaccine. Your move Jenny McCarthy
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(24)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Science can now predict how likely a man is to murder his wife, and get the fark away from those kitchen knives, you sick freak
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(45)
 


Tue August 25, 2015
(RYOT.org)
 
 
 
Scientists mapping sea floor off Australian coast discover underwater reef that rivals its Wonder of the World neighbor
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(41)
 
(Vice)
 
 
 
Our species is so efficient at kill, kill, KILL that scientists are now calling us savages "super predators"
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(136)
 
(Slate)
 
 
 
Let's see if we can follow the Scott Walker Logic Train; he wants President Obama to rescind the invitation to China's president to visit the White House because the stock market fell due to forces beyond anyone's control
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(117)
 


Mon August 24, 2015
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
Scientists reprogram cancer cells back to "normal". Why stop there? Turn that lymphoma into laser-beam eyes
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(47)
 
(Slate)
 
 
 
A scintillating look at the inside secrets behind the complicated processes hotels use to make sure strangers don't charge drinks to your room. Hint: It starts with checking your ID, and then ... well, that's pretty much it, actually
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(48)
 
(Common Dreams)
 
 
 
Bad news: Republicans might end up electing a fascist as President. Good news: Trump is only a Mussolini, not a Hitler
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(252)
 
(IndyStar)
 
 
 
Following a severe, freak crash-related injury on the track at Pocono, Indycar driver Justin Wilson is currently in a coma, "unconscious and unresponsive"
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Sat August 22, 2015
(Lifehacker)
 
 
 
Why a 5% beer gets you so much drunker faster than a 4% beer. Here comes the science
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(75)
 
(Newser)
 
 
 
Despite years of warnings that the Earth's supply of helium is quickly running out, scientist in a high pitched voice says there are large deposits of the element underground
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(27)
 
(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Scientists have developed a drug that protects against the effects of radiation exposure. So feel free to continue snacking on that mudcrab
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Fri August 21, 2015
(Grist)
 
 
 
A fascinating look inside the Unist'ot'en Camp, home to Canadian environmental protesters who, thus far, have confounded authorities and gas companies alike
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(29)
 
(Vox)
 
 
 
"After acknowledging the science at the outset, literally everything Fiorina says subsequently is false or misleading. And yes, I know what "literally" means"
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(69)
 
(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Scientists that told the world gluten sensitivity exists have reviewed their research and issued an "Our bad" when they discover gluten sensitivity doesn't exist
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(313)
 
(Newser)
 
 
 
A federal science lab is not your personal meth kitchen. Got that, officer?
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(11)
 
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
Message in a bottle tossed into the ocean by British scientists washes up on German shores... 108 years later
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(32)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Carly Fiorina knows how to solve America's problems. "It's not rocket science. We'll make a plan and vet via cellphone. Americans will press 1 for yes and 2 for no. Then we'll collect the results, fire everybody, and take our stock options"
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(92)
 
(Fox 10 Phoenix)
 
 
 
Actual disclaimer in science textbook: "The Gilbert Public School District supports the State of Arizona's strong interest in promoting childbirth, and adoption over elective abortion"
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Thu August 20, 2015
(Space.com)
 
 
 
Scientists create wormhole in the lab. EVERYBODY PA
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(82)
 
(Amazon)
 
 
 
So I wrote another book. I'd tell you it's sci-fi and good, but I'm not sure of either. It probably isn't
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(22)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
Google has the ability to rig the 2016 election ... with no one the wiser. Here's the science (and algorithms)
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(47)
 
(Engadget)
 
 
 
Scientists have found a way to connect quantum devices together: "It sounds boring and complicated, but it's not that complicated and it's important"
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Wed August 19, 2015
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Scientists at Ohio State University announce they have grown an almost fully-formed human brain in a lab using adult human skin cells. Researchers hope their work may one day lead to the end of the debilitating condition known as "being a Michigan fan"
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Mon August 17, 2015
(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Scientists identify what could be the first flower in Earth's history. Here comes the paleobotany
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(18)
 
(Digital Journal)
 
 
 
Scientists discover obesity gene. Now looking for fat Freddy and big Bubba
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(33)
 
(Vice)
 
 
 
Science shows how easy it is for rats to climb through your toilet. Sweet dreams
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(38)
 
(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
Patrick Stewart says his dreams of a classless and equal American society were destroyed once he found himself in the syndicated sci-fi TV show gutter
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Sun August 16, 2015
(Mental Floss)
 
 
 
"We've long used music to tell stories-now we also use music to explain science. In fact, a whole new related genre has arisen: the science music video, which brings accessible, fun, musically enriched science to a wide audience"
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Fri August 14, 2015
(Disclose.tv)
 
 
 
Now, don't panic or anything, but scientists think that "aliens" have been on Earth for millions of years and are still living among us. Although, you might know them by the more common name of...octopus
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(64)
 
(MIT Technology Review)
 
 
 
Injecting human DNA into nonhuman organisms may be nothing new, but now scientists are doing it to pigs instead of sheep to create new livers for Farkers
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(27)
 
(YouTube)
 
 
 
Ever wonder what happens after you place an order at Amazon? Let the dance of the Kiva robots begin. Fascinating stuff
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(9)
 
(Cambridge News)
 
 
 
How Alfred Hitchcock helped Cambridge scientists prove older people are more easily distracted
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Facebook rewards Harvard intern who exposed serious security flaw in its Messenger app by rescinding his internship because his actions didn't meet their "high ethical standards"
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(111)
 
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Stanford scientists make painkilling breakthrough, use bioengineered baker's yeast instead of poppies to make opioids. Take genes from one brown rat, three different poppies, goldthread, Pseudomonas putida, put 'em all together, and voila
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(20)
 
(EurekAlert)
 
 
 
Neuroscientists have discovered how an animal's biological clock wakes it up in the morning and puts it to sleep at night
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(8)
 


Thu August 13, 2015
(Bustle)
 
 
 
Are you a blond-haired guy who's not getting a lot of dates? Here comes the science
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(62)
 
(Telegram)
 
 
 
The "Center for Medical Progress" putting out those anti-Planned Parenthood videos consists of no doctors, no scientists, and two PO boxes in Irvine and Sacramento. Seems legit
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Wed August 12, 2015
(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
Science teacher drops 60 lbs. eating only McDonald's, but wait until you hear how he beat cocaine
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(72)
 


Mon August 10, 2015
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Men masturbated for science, and here's what came of it
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(28)
 


Sun August 09, 2015
(Vice)
 
 
 
Poison oak. Leaves of three. Science reveals its toxicity
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(37)
 


Sat August 08, 2015
(Science Blogs)
 
 
 
From the Universe's age to the science of the CMB, one scientist takes on his greatest challenge: internet comments
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(4)
 
(New Zealand Herald)
 
 
 
According to scientists, potatoes have made us smarter because potatoes
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(21)
 
(io9)
 
 
 
A scientist deconstructs the classic movie The Fly
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(31)
 
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
What happens when you place liquid nitrogen in a container filled with 1,650 ping-pong balls? Science, biatch (with video)
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(24)
 


Fri August 07, 2015
(io9)
 
 
 
Smoking can be good for you. Here comes the s... *cough, cough, gasp* ...science
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(40)
 
(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
Scientists have discovered yet another bloody 'henge, though this one's at the bottom of the ocean off the coast of Sicily and likely over 10,000 years old
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(104)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
When paying for a scientific study that's supposed to favor your industry, make sure the scientists know it's supposed to favor your industry
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(24)
 
(Mirror.co.uk)
 
 
 
Scientists say Shakespeare was blitzed out of his mind on weed when he wrote his novels
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(54)
 


Wed August 05, 2015
(Scientific American)
 
 
 
Scientists warned that editing genes in wildlife is like introducing the Cane Toad to Australia
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(50)
 
(UPI)
 
 
 
Researchers, taking a break from cancer studying, finally figure out how earthworms eat. Yay science
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(21)
 


Tue August 04, 2015
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Gwyneth Paltrow Trumps "consciously uncoupling" quote
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(47)
 


Mon August 03, 2015
(From Quarks to Quasars)
 
 
 
Scienticians create drops that can dissolve cataracts, Egypt remaining in denial
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(40)
 


Sun August 02, 2015
(Salon)
 
 
 
War On Science continues as ultrasound technology is declared heretical
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(57)
 


Sat August 01, 2015
(Chron)
 
 
 
Trooper almost killed by Sandra Bland's cigarette was disciplined last year about his unprofessional conduct, had to endure counseling. It's like he's being targeted
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(51)
 
(Breitbart.com)
 
 
 
Survey of climate scientists shows "consensus" is a myth trumped up to sell Al Gore audio books
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(84)
 


Fri July 31, 2015
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Vladimir Putin 'personally ordered' the killing of Alexander Litvinenko, according to inquiry based off of testimony, science and reading the tea leaves
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(37)
 
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Here's why scientists haven't invented an impossible space engine - despite what you may have read
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(48)
 
(io9)
 
 
 
Here are the 10 sci-fi books you've spent your life pretending you've read, and why you should actually get around to reading them someday
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(45)
 
(News.com.au)
 
 
 
Investigators examining suspected wreckage of MH370 on Reunion Island decide to take a short break after scientists warn the island's volcano is ABOUT TO BLOW
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(57)
 
(Business Insider)
 
 
 
Schadenfreude at its finest - kids who were cool and popular in school are losers as adults. Here comes the science
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(158)
 


Thu July 30, 2015
(Vocativ)
 
 
 
Scientists create robot that can walk AND jump on water. Your move, Jesus
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(38)
 
(Haaretz)
 
 
 
For the first time, scientists find a way to grow viable liver cells in the lab even faster than Drew is able to kill them
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(12)
 
(CBS Dallas/Ft. Worth)
 
 
 
Birthday party cut short after scissors found in cake
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(28)
 
(Digital Journal)
 
 
 
Science figures out how to find a needle in a haystack. Literally: "The target size of the metallic contaminant in food with a stand-off distance of 100 mm is 0.5 mm" (w/ vid)
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(15)
 


Wed July 29, 2015
(Pro Wrestling Torch)
 
 
 
CAN Blake & Murphy fend off the Vaudevillains? WILL the Disciples of Death take the Trios Tag Titles? WHAT DIPS**T bumped ROH to 11pm? Your "Wrasslin' Wednesday" thread begins at 8pm ET with NXT, Lucha Underground, and... CHIKARA?
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(253)
 
(Nerdist)
 
 
 
Fresh off his gig as Hedwig in the Broadway revival of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" Michael C. Hall is set to play the lead in "Lazarus" a new "sci-fi musical" written by a relatively unknown but up-and-coming musician named David Bowie
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(14)
 
(Ms. Magazine)
 
 
 
Hey heterosexists, the gender gap in science is worse than you thought because it privileges male mice in clinical studies over female mice
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(44)
 


Tue July 28, 2015
(Carl Sagan Portal)
 
 
 
The Tuesday Night Science Channel Discussion Thread
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(148)
 
(Salon)
 
 
 
The term "fascist" may be the most over-used and incorrectly-applied epithet in all of politics, however a close look at the statements and proposed policies of Donald "Il Douchey" Trump, shows he might actually qualify as one
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(59)
 
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Scientists discover method for turning part of your body into a laser when it gets excited
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(38)
 
(Wired)
 
 
 
Let's talk about the physics that made the Pluto flyby possible. Here comes the hard science
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(17)
 


Mon July 27, 2015
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Old and busted: The scary stories about artificial sweeteners were unsubstantiated: New science (at least until next Tuesday): Artificial sweeteners are better for you than the added sugar in foods like soda. Peaches still safe to eat
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(117)
 
(Christian Science Monitor)
 
 
 
Scientists determine climate change killed off woolly mammoths after discovering woolly SUVs trapped in permafrost
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(42)
 


Sat July 25, 2015
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
NFL: "Here's a report from a leading scientist that says sports-related head injuries aren't a big deal." Press: "Doesn't that leading scientist work for you?" NFL: *crickets*
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(17)
 


Fri July 24, 2015
(Wonkette)
 
 
 
Republicans suck, according to a scientific poll of Republicans
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(98)
 
(Mental Floss)
 
 
 
Because obviously the world needs an article in a scientific journal discussing the viability of a scream-based energy economy, ala Monsters Inc (hint: not viable)
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(6)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
NASA scientists who are obviously just looking for grant funding post a model of what climate temperatures will look like in 2100
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(91)
 
(The Big Story)
 
 
 
Forget creationism and anti-vaxxers. These guys have elite skills in the war on science
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(44)
 
(Popular Science)
 
 
 
Scientists double a worm's lifespan. Gawker editors can now live to 150
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(9)
 


Thu July 23, 2015
(Live Science)
 
 
 
Ever wonder why pendulum clocks mysteriously sync up? No, well if you've got some time on your hands science can now explain
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(35)
 
(Deslidefied)
 
 
 
So, what exactly happens when you donate your body to science?
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(58)
 
(Japan Today)
 
 
 
Japanese scientists ask the Internet for help in naming a sticky space ball. This has potential energy
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(13)
 


Wed July 22, 2015
(Global News (Canada))
 
 
 
Scientists discover what is causing residents of two towns in Kazakhstan to suddenly
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(86)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Scientists announce what women really want in a penis, presumably one that is so polite it stands up so they can sit down
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(124)
 
(Orlando Sentinel)
 
 
 
A machete-wielding man threatened a teenager for disciplining his Chihuahua
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(23)
 


Mon July 20, 2015
(Some Food Guy)
 
 
 
Is it really that damn hard to beat Bobby Flay? Conclusion from non-scientific study of Iron Chef America and Throwdown: "He gets a nice home boost, but on a playing field that sways against him, he folds like an apple turnover"
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(62)
 


Sat July 18, 2015
(Deslidefied)
 
 
 
Want some good useless "knowledge" to impress your friends with? Here are some fascinating "facts" that very few people know about
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(110)
 


Fri July 17, 2015
(Slate)
 
 
 
Scientist creates the perfect tomato - but supermarkets refuse to sell it. Why? Because after decades of eating tomatoes that taste like wet paper towels, shoppers don't think tomatoes are worth much
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(65)
 
(Den of Geek (US))
 
 
 
Fifty forgotten sci-fi movies from the '90s. C'mon, who doesn't remember "Robot Jox"?
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(175)
 
(NYPost)
 
 
 
In real life, it was John Gotti who whacked Tommy DeSimone, the model for Joe Pesci's character in Goodfellas. And that's that
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(71)
 
(NPR)
 
 
 
Dear Climate Change Deniers: Science has irrevocably proven that 2014 was the hottest year on record, both on land and sea. So shut up already
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(535)
 
(io9)
 
 
 
Nothing shows your devotion to your favorite sci-fi characters like classy black velvet artwork
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(19)
 


Wed July 15, 2015
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Is New Horizons really flying past Pluto? Does Pluto even exist? Are there hats? HERE COMES THE PSEUDO-SCIENCE
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(53)
 
(Live Science)
 
 
 
Science says women who douche may be putting phthalates in their hoo-hoos. The discussion may focus on how to pronounce phthalates
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(74)
 
(Details Magazine)
 
 
 
Scientists at Oregon State University have developed an algae that tastes like bacon
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(54)
 


Tue July 14, 2015
(The Daily Caller)
 
 
 
To hell with flying cars, science just invented 'the tire of future' that can never go flat
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(28)
 
(National Post)
 
 
 
Calgary breaks out the "Giant Destroyer" to combat its gopher hole problem. Citizens looking forward to safer public green spaces, receiving total consciousness. Which is nice
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(75)
 
(Daily Express)
 
 
 
Scientists discover the mechanism by which cancer metastasizes. Holy cancer vaccine, Batman
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(66)
 
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Science has finally figured out how salad dressing works
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(9)
 
(Time)
 
 
 
"What a woman president should be like." Bascially, she needs to be Angela Merkel in the stateroom
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(28)
 
(MSN)
 
 
 
CERN scientists have found new particles, are they dots or are they specks? When they are underwater do they get wet? Or does the water get them instead? Nobody knows, these new particles, man
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Mon July 13, 2015
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
While your kids were doing baking soda volcanoes for their science fair, this kid designed a system to keep earth safe from asteroids
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(35)
 
(Vice)
 
 
 
Science says there's no reason humans can't hibernate for months at a time
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(28)
 
(PsyPost)
 
 
 
Scientists discover the areas of the brain to gouge out with an ice pick when Lady Gaga's "Poker Face" gets stuck in your head AGAIN
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Fri July 10, 2015
(Neatorama)
 
 
 
Interesting: Lots of people really get into cosplaying Spock. Fascinating: Many of the betters ones are women. IDIC FTW
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Thu July 09, 2015
(Science Blogs)
 
 
 
"There are two reasons a person rejects established climate science. One is politics. The other is conspiracist ideation"
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Wed July 08, 2015
(University of Zurich)
 
 
 
Scientists want to find out why breast milk is good for you. Besides the obvious
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(28)
 
(YouTube)
 
 
 
Why you should have two whiskeys before giving a presentation, explained by science
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(24)
 


Tue July 07, 2015
(Mother Nature Network)
 
 
 
Pair of British pilots pull off barnstorming stunt using science. Two planes one hangar
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(24)
 
(Gawker)
 
 
 
Laura Prepon Interview gives cognitions insight Scientology thetan magazine glossary vomit
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(146)
 
(YouTube)
 
 
 
Longtime Farker worked on a Australian science fiction mini series "Airlock", and the first of the three episodes can be viewed for free right now at Youtube. Check it out - it's 20 minutes of deep space action and came up pretty damn well
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Mon July 06, 2015
(British Psychological Society)
 
 
 
Science asks, and answers, the biggest psychological question of our time: "How do horror video games work and why do people keep playing them?"
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(60)
 
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Germany is sweltering under a heat wave that has created temperatures of 104.3 degrees F, the highest it has ever been since records started being kept in 1881. Maybe scientists should look into this and see if the earth is getting warmer
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Sat July 04, 2015
(TVNZ (New Zealand))
 
 
 
Scientist claims he's found a cure for aging and has developed a drug so "we could all end up looking and feeling 24 years old again," and live to be at least 150. In other news, the retirement age has just been changed to 135
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Fri July 03, 2015
(Discover)
 
 
 
Today's Science News You Can Use™: "Is it easier to fart lying down or standing up?"
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(46)
 


Thu July 02, 2015
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
All those lab rats that died in scientific studies? Turns out lab rat feed contains poison. Time to start science over, everyone
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(31)
 
(Boing Boing)
 
 
 
Ok, now I know scientists are just messing with us. You know what you need to cure type 1 Diabetes? Brown fat. No, really... it's good for you... if you don't have any we can just transplant some
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(28)
 
(CNN)
 
 
 
Chris Christie says his temper is the result of "controlled anger." Just like his girth is a result of his "disciplined appetite"
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(125)
 
(International Business Times)
 
 
 
Scientists say they will be able to work out when Yellowstone is going to erupt again at least 10 months before it happens. Which is plenty of time to pack up and start a new life on another planet
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(98)
 
(Brain Decoder)
 
 
 
Science figures out how men's hormones affect financial markets: "If I take a subject and I shoot him with testosterone, I know that his investment is going to be more risky"
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(14)
 
(C|Net)
 
 
 
Russian cosmonaut sets a record for the most time in space, says he enjoys the serenity, the scientific experiments, not having to wait in line for toilet paper and bread
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(8)
 
(NPR)
 
 
 
Science explains why you always forget where you parked your car, moron
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(40)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Some people consider having blue eyes to be a beautiful thing but it also means they may be more dependent on alcohol due to genetics. Here comes the science
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(25)
 
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Scientists on aliens: "Something does not add up, and badly. We should not be alone, but we are"
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(315)
 
(Hollywood Life)
 
 
 
Source claims Tom Cruise is quitting Scientology. Evil overlord Xenu reportedly cackling maniacally
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(55)
 


Wed July 01, 2015
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Father of Scientology leader David Miscavige to write tell-all book before dying under mysterious circumstances
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(73)
 
(Discover)
 
 
 
Science figures out the most effective tactic in any negotiation: crying
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(81)
 
(The Convers8tion (Australia))
 
 
 
Scientists discover fundamental property of light - 150 years after Maxwell got it wrong
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(44)
 
(Stuff.co.nz)
 
 
 
Worried about an Armageddon-type asteroid hitting the Earth? Scientists say to relax - the odds are one in 20,000,000,000,000, or the same as winning the lottery two weeks running
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(29)
 
(KHOU Houston)
 
 
 
Twice a group of high school students built a science experiment to go up to the International Space Station on the SpaceX rocket and twice the SpaceX rocket blows up. "He told me it had exploded again. At first, I thought he was joking"
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(47)
 


Tue June 30, 2015
(io9)
 
 
 
What you need to know to understand the Hugo Award snafu. 1) Sci-fi writers are bat-shiat crazy
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(111)
 
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Even the co-host of the Miss USA contest no longer wants anything to do with Donald Trump. "I cannot in good conscience move forward with participating in this year's Miss USA Pageant, effective today I have withdrawn from my duties with Miss USA"
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(125)
 
(The Local)
 
 
 
Today's leap second is going to be really dull, says really dull German scientist
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(9)
 
(Guardian)
 
 
 
How same-sex marriage could ruin civilization - HERE COMES THE PSEUDO-SCIENCE
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(60)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Science says that bacon is so delicious because of the 150 chemicals that are released when you cook it
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(34)
 


Mon June 29, 2015
(Daily Dot)
 
 
 
The copyright troll going after sci-fi GIF artists is a man who says he talks to an alien from the future because honestly what else did you expect
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(61)
 
(Optimal Human Modulation)
 
Video
 
If you woke up today thinking, "Man. I could really go for a video of an animated mouse voiced by a major news anchor promulgating a millennial old practice that's backed by science and is only 2 minutes long," well then. Prepare to be happy
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(23)
 


Sun June 28, 2015
(Guardian)
 
 
 
Conservative science fiction writer says Charleston massacre is "a preview of coming attractions"
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(204)
 
(Gizmodo UK)
 
 
 
Engineers just broke the capacity limit for fiber-optic transmission, which is apparently as cool as winning a science fair for these people
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(21)
 


Sat June 27, 2015
(NPR)
 
 
 
Scientists have spent the past seventy years visiting the Puerto Rican island of Cayo Santiago to study generations of rhesus monkeys to pieces
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(11)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
NASA discovers photographic proof that "Stargate" may not have been as science-fiction as you thought. The movie, to be specific
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(51)
 
(Imgur)
 
 
 
Photoshop these NASA vegetable scientists
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(24)
 


Fri June 26, 2015
(Newser)
 
 
 
"Scientists Can Finally Tell Animal's Head From Its Butt. What experts thought was Hallucigenia's head turned out to be fluid from its anus." I think we've all been there amirite?
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(26)
 
(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Guy leaves McDonald's cheeseburger in container of pure hydrochloric acid for over three hours because SCIENCE
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(30)
 
(NPR)
 
 
 
Four decades of settled dietary science go out the window. Subby is going to KFC and having himself a bucket full of scientific consensus
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(80)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
The science behind why cyclists run red lights and why more are being plowed over by distracted soccer moms in vehicles named after geographic locations than ever before
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(129)
 
(NPR)
 
 
 
Thanks to vaccines and science, polio only remains in three countries. But soon, it will only plague two countries. Vaccines. Is there anything they can't do? Oh, yes; there is one thing they absolutely cannot do: CAUSE AUTISM
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Thu June 25, 2015
(Flyer Talk)
 
 
 
Science says we should fill airports with bees, roaches and moths. Go home, science, you're drunk
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(22)
 
(Science Alert)
 
 
 
Why is corn a fruit, a green pepper a berry, and rhubarb a vegetable? Because science
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(57)
 


Tue June 23, 2015
(Nature)
 
 
 
Europe's first humans: what scientists do and do not know. Subby disappointed there was no mention of how they were able to get their cars to stop by using their feet as brakes
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(45)
 
(Elite Daily)
 
 
 
Focus group finds that girls with glasses are scientifically hotter
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(85)
 


Mon June 22, 2015
(Kansas.com)
 
 
 
Biologists undertake an actual wild goose chase. FOR SCIENCE
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(8)
 
(Science World Report)
 
 
 
Scientists discover what wiped out the Neanderthals. Hint: it was bunnies. Sharp, pointy teeth
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(90)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
To save the earth from greenhouse gases, British scientists working on breeding "eco cows" that produce beef with less damage to the environment and carbon footprint smaller than salad
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(74)
 


Sat June 20, 2015
(Chicago Trib)
 
 
 
Ten years ago firefighters save a unconscious 13-year-old girl from a fire after someone threw several Molotov cocktails in to a building. On Friday those firefighters attended the girl's college graduation. "It's touching for both of us"
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Fri June 19, 2015
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Best Korea has best cure for MERS, Ebola, SARS and AIDS. Scientists developed Kumdang-2 from ginseng grown from fertilizer mixed with rare-earth elements
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(58)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Well it's official. Comparing Congress to Baboons is an insult to Baboons. Hail Science
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(25)
 
(Mental Floss)
 
 
 
Ever wonder why people hate to hear the word "moist"? Here comes the MOOOIIISSTTT science
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(122)
 
(Politico)
 
 
 
"Rubio has an Obama problem." He's black? No, wait...*snaps fingers* He was really born in Cuba? No...that's not it. He's got a hot tub time machine? No....hmm, he's a secret Muslim commie-fascist empty-suited dictator?
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(117)
 
(Popular Science)
 
 
 
Today's "scientists working without adult supervision" story: researchers are growing a human placenta on a chip. What could possibly go wrong?
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(29)
 
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Russian scientists uncover sinister truth about kangaroos
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(12)
 


Thu June 18, 2015
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Good: Scientists claim cannabis won't harm your health. Unlikely: As long as you stick to one small joint a week
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Wed June 17, 2015
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
It's true that scientists have always known of the existence of Caturday -- but now they know *why* it exists
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(40)
 
(Kurzweil AI)
 
 
 
Now that it's legal, scientists are finding nanosheets made of hemp could be better than graphene in making the ideal supercapacicicit... HEY... TACOS
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(22)
 


Tue June 16, 2015
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Chipotle scientists are gluten for punishment, labor in Bread Lab in quest for truly abuelita-caliber tortilla. "We aspire to make artisanal tortillas on an industrial scale"
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Sat June 13, 2015
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Gun control in Connecticut reduced fatal shootings by 40%. Here comes the science, which will be agreed upon by everyone, naturally
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(277)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Paleontologists slam "Jurassic World" for its scientific inaccuracies, especially the part where the T-Rex and velociraptor are involved in a high speed car chase
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Fri June 12, 2015
(TV By the Numbers)
 
 
 
To counterweight all that nature and science stuff, National Geographic Channel to air "The Story of God" series, produced and narrated by God. Well, not exactly. Titty sprinkles
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(19)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Do you wonder why the trip home feels shorter than the trip there? Here comes the science
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(33)
 


Thu June 11, 2015
(The Daily Beast)
 
 
 
Islamic fascists are bad, except the Islamic fascists who want to kill the ISIS Islamic fascists, in which case the Islamic fascists who are enemies of your enemy Islamic fascists are your Islamic fascist friends
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Wed June 10, 2015
(Scientific American)
 
 
 
MERS ability to jump from animals to humans puzzles scientists who have never watched Cujo
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(12)
 
(Shanghaiist)
 
 
 
No, teacher, piercing a child's ear with a stapler is not a recommended discipline for unruly kindergarteners. Now off to the corner with you
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(36)
 
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
The Taliban is insisting that schools use the Koran as a science textbook. And by "Taliban," I mean "Idaho lawmakers." And by "Koran," I mean "the Bible"
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(315)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Scientists record chimpanzees in the wild enjoying alcohol made from fermented sap, thus confirming the legend of the Missing Drink
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(69)
 


Tue June 09, 2015
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Scientists in the Egyptian desert discover prehistoric turducken in the form of a whale whale shark
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(6)
 
(BBC)
 
 
 
"Scientists are launching an investigation into antibiotic-resistant bacteria, known as 'superbugs', by gathering data from surfers' rectums"
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(22)
 
(Westword)
 
 
 
New Jersey Neuroscientist Chris Christie: "Even casual marijuana smokers showed significant abnormalities in two vital brain regions important to motivation and emotion. Some of these people only used marijuana to get high once or twice a week"
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Mon June 08, 2015
(USA Today)
 
 
 
Scientists now studying ancient weather to uncover clues about today's climate. Data based on prehistoric tree rings, river sediment, old broadcasts from Willard Scott
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(17)
 
(Slate)
 
 
 
Chris Wallace to Rick Santorum: If only scientists should be allowed to talk about climate change, shouldn't you, ya know, shut your pie hole?
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(131)
 
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Is Monsanto using Glyphosate and GMOs to spread Autism around the world? This MIT scientists thinks so
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(189)
 
(The Times of India)
 
 
 
Scientists develop world's most precise quantum thermometer which call tell you you're simultaneously hot and cold to 10 significant figures
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(22)
 


Sun June 07, 2015
(San Bernardino Sun)
 
 
 
Seven students from Harvard and MIT are cycling across America to get kids interested in science. "We're coming into the festivals with bikes. We want to show that engineering can be glamorous, and that a lot of us are athletes"
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Sat June 06, 2015
(Vulture)
 
 
 
Geeky fans of cool alternate times and dimensions will have much to ponder after watching mysterious sci-fi flick "Entourage"
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Fri June 05, 2015
(Bay News 9)
 
 
 
Science teacher suspended after sexual harassment claims. Naw, just kidding. He used cell jammer in class to keep kids focused on school work. "If we had parents trying to contact students ... that could have been a serious issue"
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(195)
 
(Entertainment Weekly)
 
 
 
Paleontologist Jack Horner says Jurassic World's imaginary made-up dinosaur is "scientifically more plausible" than anything that happened in the first three flicks
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(42)
 
(Marymount University)
 
 
 
You try and rescue a drowning woman. Difficulty: She has a head injury and you have to perform resuscitation while treading water until help comes. Oh, and the water is 40 degrees
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(44)
 
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
New study says that memories can survive cryogenic preservation. Scientists anticipate some great stories when eventually sitting down to lunch with Ted Williams
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(11)
 
(Printed Firearm)
 
 
 
The future is now. Presenting Imura Pistol v2.0: A plastic 8 shot 3D printed revolver in .22 Long Rifle. Bonus: It looks like something out of a science fiction movie
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(154)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Hold on to your butts: here comes Jurassic science
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(24)
 


Thu June 04, 2015
(Al Jazeera)
 
 
 
Contrary to what Disney always told us, science finds goofy orbits around Pluto
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(22)
 


Wed June 03, 2015
(News 13 Orlando)
 
 
 
Florida: where the fish are fish, the teenagers are teenagers, and the teenagers are occasionally smacked unconscious by the fish
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(45)
 
(WBTV 3 Charlotte)
 
 
 
It's kind of fascinating to watch a four-foot snake swallow an entire whole egg. Just not in your own kitchen
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(56)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Rick Santorum thinks the Pope should leave science to the scientists. The Pope that has a masters degree in Chemistry
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(126)
 
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
This seal is carrying a sensor to help scientists study the seas near Antarctica, and he seems pretty pissed off about it
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(24)
 


Tue June 02, 2015
(Slate)
 
 
 
New study from the Romero Institute of Political Science proves that lots of people hate Hillary Clinton and lots of people love Hillary Clinton. More on this fascinating story as 2016 approaches
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(111)
 


Mon June 01, 2015
(Popular Science)
 
 
 
Scientists manage to successfully grow politician brains from stem cells
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(11)
 


Sat May 30, 2015
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
US tried Stuxnet attack on North Korea, but someone was evidently using the 300 baud dial-up line to download ASCII porn
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(14)
 


Fri May 29, 2015
(Des Moines Register)
 
 
 
Rick Santorum says climate scientists are like flat earthers. That's the joke
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(70)
 
(C|Net)
 
 
 
Astronomers say rare planetary alignment is not going to cause a catastrophic earthquake. However, still no scientific explanation for Cleveland meeting Golden State in the NBA Finals
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(23)
 


Thu May 28, 2015
(The Moscow Times)
 
 
 
Antelopes in Kazakhstan no longer roaming, almost half of endangered species dead. Scientific theories include a lung disease or poisoning by rocket fuel from Russian launches at Kazakhstan's Baikonur spaceport. Either way they're not roaming
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(35)
 
(The Advocate)
 
 
 
Remember how Conservatives said that ministers would be jailed for following their conscience and religious beliefs on the gay marriage issue and Liberals were all, "nuh-uh"? Yeah, about that
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(211)
 
(Techie News (UK))
 
 
 
Climate scientists told us that we were in grave danger, and that if we didn't change our behavior, we'd be screwed. They were right, but this time, we actually listened to them
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(49)
 
(Calgary Sun)
 
 
 
Creationist uncovers one of the most important fossils unearthed in recent times to bolster evolutionary science
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(95)
 
(io9)
 
 
 
Ever wonder how to rig a study? Here comes the "science"
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(25)
 


Wed May 27, 2015
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Robots developed that can rapidly adapt to major damage, say scientists completely unfamiliar with Terminators, Screamers, Replicators, Borg, Sentinels, Omnidroids, and the general concept of unstoppable robot killing machines
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(67)
 
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
We're now capable of making computer chips out of wood, which can only mean that computer science has become some manner of witchcraft
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(51)
 
(Popular Science)
 
 
 
Scientists continue to taunt the world with their hubris. The latest "let's poke fate in the eye and see what happens" news: they've just made a brand-new ancient human mummy leg for reasons
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(6)
 
(Fox News)
 
 
 
Leading environmental scientists develop plan to solve California's drought crisis: tax organic farm products, which are less efficient than non-organics, to drive down demand and improve efficiency. CHECKMATE, HIPPIES
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(85)
 
(Think Progress)
 
 
 
Why do science deniers deny science? Here comes the science
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(43)
 
(News.com.au)
 
 
 
Scientists fight fire with fire - use herpes virus to successfully treat cancer. "About 10 per cent of the patients treated experienced a complete remission"
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(41)
 


Tue May 26, 2015
(Medical Daily)
 
 
 
Scary: Evil scientists playing god develop Frankenmosquitos. Cool: which have drastically reduced birthrates, limiting mosquito carried diseases such as malaria and yellow fever
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(40)
 
(YouTube)
 
Video
 
Absolutely fascinating and terrifying video of the construction of Switzerland's longest suspension bridge. Acrophobes, you've been warned
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(18)
 
(Science Magazine)
 
 
 
Scientists find way to create super-sized fruit, I mean more super-sized than the tasteless genetically tuned monstrosities that you can already find in the supermarket
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Mon May 25, 2015
(Entertainment Weekly)
 
 
 
China will finally get to see the greatest science fiction film of all time in theaters
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(140)
 
(Softpedia)
 
 
 
You've been drinking coffee wrong your entire life. Here comes the caffeine science
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(90)
 
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
"To remote sensing scientists, peering directly into the eye of a tropical storm is like hitting a hole in one, and that's exactly what NASA's CloudSat satellite did on May 16th"
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(16)
 


Sun May 24, 2015
(Dlisted)
 
 
 
Priscilla Presley is now 70. That's Incredible
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(50)
 
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Caught fooling around? Science has a new defense: infidelity lurks in your genes. Warning: big scientific words, though the plus side is that if you learn a few you'll sound more convincing as your mate brandishes the cast iron pan
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(53)
 
(Space.com)
 
 
 
"What are the basic building blocks of the cosmos? Atoms, particles, mass energy? Quantum mechanics, forces, fields? Tiny strings with many dimensions? A new candidate is 'information', which some scientists claim is the foundation of reality"
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Sat May 23, 2015
(Softpedia)
 
 
 
"In yet another research project bound to give Dr. Frankenstein and his monster a run for their money, scientists at the University of Texas at Austin successfully created fungus carrying human genetic material"
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(38)
 
(io9)
 
 
 
"If vinegar is a liquid, why are most salt and vinegar potato chips covered in a powder? Here's a little food science to help you understand your weekend snacks"
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(51)
 


Fri May 22, 2015
(Scientific American)
 
 
 
Scientists determine that a 'base tan' does not protect against sunburns - However, an acid tan turns skins into leather that can protect from cuts and abrasions
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(58)
 
(Science Daily)
 
 
 
Scientists discover cooperative gaming makes you more social, more likely to teabag a stranger
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(22)
 
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
Deadly rabbit fever now being studied in human vaccine research, although scienticians are having problems with some of the most foul, cruel, and bad-tempered rodents you ever set eyes on
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(17)
 
(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
Leah Remini still dealing with the fallout of leaving the cult of Scientology, says she wishes she were in a Kevin James movie at this point
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(66)
 
(UPI)
 
 
 
Scientists discover brightest galaxy in the universe - and no surprise, it's not ours
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(7)
 
(KHOU Houston)
 
 
 
Although it sounds good on paper, I'm not sure if scientists should be trying to solve the mosquito problem by breeding cannibal mosquitoes
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(19)
 
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
House passes America COMPETES Act, that sounds good, what's in it? Oh, across the board cuts for science and research funding, including a 50% cut for the NSF? Plus a ban on using DOE research in policy decisions? What the everloving fark
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Thu May 21, 2015
(Telegraph)
 
 
 
Scientists have cracked the genetic code behind 9 in 10 types of prostate cancer tumors, are already able to kick cancer in the ass. Or out of the ass. Whatever
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(20)
 
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Science explains why your taste in music got lame as you got old and lame
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(171)
 
(MSN)
 
 
 
Could this be the future of meat? Scientists have found a way to 'grow' it, and it will be cheap and delicious
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(41)
 
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Jeb Bush raises the bar for cilmate deniers: don't attack the science, attack those that actually understand science. Brilliant
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Wed May 20, 2015
(PBS)
 
 
 
Scientists have genetically engineered a virus that can infect bacteria and remove their antibiotic resistance. Next, they will, of course, engineer a prion to kill the virus, and then hope the prions all freeze to death by winter
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(23)
 
(Techie News (UK))
 
 
 
Scientists pin. Pointthepart of the...brain. That is sensitive, to, timing ofspeech
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(26)
 


Tue May 19, 2015
(WCVB Boston)
 
 
 
Kraft will not appeal penalties over Brady's squishy balls. Gisele waits in the corner holding a pair of scissors and her purse
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(100)
 
(Marketwatch)
 
 
 
Urban Outfitters earnings fall 13% as teens finally realize that distressed jeans can be made at home with scissors and bleach
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(7)
 


Mon May 18, 2015
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
The existence of men is perplexing to scientists, your ex-wife
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(26)
 
(National Monitor)
 
 
 
You'd think that scientists studying the ear bones of Chinook salmon wouldn't discover anything interesting. You'd think
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(13)
 
(NPR)
 
 
 
Science confirms it's not what you know but who you know: "As humans, we store a lot of our most vital information in other people's heads"
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(41)
 
(NewsMax)
 
 
 
Scientists say people could soon live forever by uploading their brain into a computer. Or if not forever, at least another six months if the computer is made by Hewlett-Packard
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Fri May 15, 2015
(Vox)
 
 
 
Scientists are lying about climate change. Specifically, they are lying about how well and truly f*cked we actually are
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(361)
 
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Neuroscientists are still confused about #TheDress. Queue up the Not This Shiat Again meme
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(18)
 
(UPI)
 
 
 
Scientists discover first warm-blooded fish. "Nature has a way of surprising us with clever strategies where you least expect them"
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(40)
 


Thu May 14, 2015
(Forbes)
 
 
 
"Making a guitar requires geometry and trigonometry, the same science applicable to anything else that is vibrating, oscillating, or rotating"
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(48)
 
(Wired)
 
 
 
Guide to boldly binge-watching an ancient sci-fi TV show that you may have missed during its first timeline
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(108)
 


Wed May 13, 2015
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
"Darling fascist bully-boy: Give me some more money, you bastard. May the seed of your loins be fruitful in the belly of your woman. -- Prince Charles"
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(68)
 
(Vox)
 
 
 
Science is broken
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(180)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Scientists develop a technique to read serial numbers that have been filed off of guns. Apparently it's same principle that allowed them to figure out that Joan Rivers had 348 plastic surgeries
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Tue May 12, 2015
(Phys Org2)
 
 
 
The November 1972 issue of Playboy magazine is the magazine's best selling issue of all time. Why? Because the Lena Söderberg centerfold has been at the center of computer science for more than 40 years (SFW)
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(156)
 
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Scientists in the Antarctic region begin having serious logistic problems and must consider relocating critical research stations on the continent due to global warming
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(37)
 
(Metro)
 
 
 
Man demands explanation from the scientific community after his cat gives birth to a dog
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(57)
 
(Central Somerset Gazette)
 
 
 
Magic and science team up - Dynamo and Prof Stephen Hawking to do most unlikely section of Glastonbury Festival
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(7)
 
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Climate scientists are once again having to correct erroneous data and form new conclusions. Checkmate, libtards
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(146)
 
(Popular Science)
 
 
 
Scientists have created chickens with dinosaur snouts because reasons
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(28)
 
(Salon)
 
 
 
Finally, conservatives have found a type of science that they can embrace
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(106)
 


Mon May 11, 2015
(Quartz)
 
 
 
The 15 moonshot technologies NASA is funding to make science fiction a reality
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(21)
 
(Fark)
 
 
 
Two drugged-up Illinois residents arrested in bat country, a correlation between steroids and ball shrinkage, and scientist hopes beetle will help him get laid: a few of Fark's favorite Headlines of the Week for 5/3 - 5/9
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(0)
 
(NASA)
 
 
 
Fiction writers and scientists alike know how difficult science-fiction writing can be. Thankfully, NASA has released a list of sci-fi terms to aid any authors who may need it
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Sat May 09, 2015
(Sydney Morning Herald)
 
 
 
Sydney, Australia would like everyone to know that they have scientists from around the world working on trying to figure out how to stop that smell from coming out of their sewer system
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(46)
 
(NPR)
 
 
 
Another win for anti-science backwardness: animal rights activists succeed in banning lab monkeys
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(67)
 
(The Dodo)
 
 
 
Ever wonder why your cat goes bonkers after taking a dump? Well, here comes the science, just in time for Caturday
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Fri May 08, 2015
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Science shows how to win any game. Except for global thermonuclear war. There, the only winning move is not to play
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(19)
 
(Wired UK)
 
 
 
George Carlin: "Think of how stupid the average person is, and then realize that half of them are stupider than that." Scientists: "We may have discovered what causes that"
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(106)
 
(Great Falls Tribune)
 
 
 
College couple with degrees in cyber-bullying and computer science winds up in handcuffs after being "swatted" by gamers who call in false police report on them during Minecraft session
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(144)
 
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
Quake has caused millions of kids to miss school. Hell, subby knew two comp sci majors who failed out because of Diablo and one guy because of Duke Nukem
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Thu May 07, 2015
(LA Times)
 
 
 
So you know that saying "What doesn't kill you only makes you stronger?" Science has proven it's not true
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(48)
 
(The Stack)
 
 
 
Since spiders weren't quite creepy enough as they are, scientists make them spin Kevlar webs
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(26)
 
(BBC-US)
 
 
 
The last German rocket scientist who got us to the Moon has died
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(53)
 
(CTV News)
 
 
 
Scientists are using smartphones to target diseases in hard-to-reach areas. But honestly, they can't be that hard to reach if you can fit an iPhone in there
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Wed May 06, 2015
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Scientists conclude fracking, not mother nature, is to blame for your flammable tap water
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(100)
 
(RYOT.org)
 
 
 
Majority of all giant herbivores are threatened with extinction. Scientists blame changes in habitat, shifting climate, the fact that they taste so good
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(16)
 


Tue May 05, 2015
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Still washing dishes before putting them in a dishwasher? You're doing it wrong. Here's the science, complete with graph
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(140)
 
(Thrillist)
 
 
 
The science of why you poop after having a sip of coffee
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(56)
 
(WWSB ABC 7)
 
 
 
The stethoscope: Perfect for checking a heartbeat, listening to breath sounds, or for choking out the physician assistant when he refuses to change your pain pill presciption
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(51)
 


Mon May 04, 2015
(Albuquerque Journal)
 
 
 
Nine workers sent to hospital, with one in critical condition, after accident at Los Alamos Neutron Science Center. No word yet on charges
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(98)
 
(Newser)
 
 
 
You know all those glass-half-full people? They can suck it: Science
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(85)
 

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