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Earth Maps

A global, live/forecasted map of wind, weather, and ocean conditions. Pretty beautiful if ya ask me!

By: WayGroovy | Jan 17th, 2016 (12:51 AM) | Thanks: reno

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Amiibo Plugs

Rated in descending order as bumplugs

By: WayGroovy | Jan 6th, 2016 (11:05 PM) | 18+ | Thanks: OberonFox

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Tips for Making Pizza

eHow blesses all of us with an instructional video for creating our own 3-cheese pizza blend

By: WayGroovy | Jan 6th, 2016 (3:03 PM) | Thanks: JTWood

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Space Telescopes Maneuver like CATS

Thanks Destin!

By: WayGroovy | Dec 30th, 2015 (2:20 PM) | Thanks: U nwieldy

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Why Ran Gavrieli Stopped Watching Porn

Pretty interesting view on how porn programs us even if we don't want to admit it.

By: WayGroovy | Dec 30th, 2015 (2:19 PM) | Thanks: stunder

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We've Got a Badass over Here.

Neil deGrasse Tyson reveals the biggest misconceptions about the universe

By: WayGroovy | Dec 25th, 2015 (1:33 PM) | Thanks: U nwieldy

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Night Witches: The Female Fighter Pilots of World War II

Members of the 588th Night Bomber Regiment decorated their planes with flowers ... and dropped 23,000 tons of bombs.

By: WayGroovy | Dec 18th, 2015 (2:28 PM) | Thanks: U nwieldy

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Programming and Timezones, How Hard Could It Be?

Tom Scott explains why timezones are the worst when looked at from a programming perspective.

By: WayGroovy | Dec 14th, 2015 (3:05 PM) | Thanks: heinzeketchum

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CheckUrPW!

Apparently abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz is apparently a good password... but it's a fun site to play with.

By: WayGroovy | Dec 4th, 2015 (9:05 AM) | Thanks: gerf

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Edison's Test

Take the intelligence test that Thomas Edison gave to job seekers.

By: Dugpitz | Dec 1st, 2015 (10:03 AM) | Thanks: Rich Cream

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Standford Prison Experiment

After seeing the movie I thought this would be a good post. This is page one and it continues with the link in the bottom statement made by the Prof, in charge.

By: WayGroovy | Nov 28th, 2015 (2:18 PM) | Thanks: Che1964

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Google Contributor

Google gives users the option to turn off ads for specific sites with monies

By: WayGroovy | Nov 24th, 2015 (12:21 AM)

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Star Wars Ring Theory

An interesting analysis of how the prequel and original trilogies are intertwined, as the author says "as this essay will show, the six Star Wars films together form a highly structured ring composition.

By: WayGroovy | Nov 23rd, 2015 (11:08 PM) | Thanks: reno

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Things You Might Not Know About Mister Rogers

To live a good life just ask yourself, "Would this make Mister Rogers proud?" before acting.

By: WayGroovy | Nov 23rd, 2015 (11:04 PM) | Thanks: U nwieldy

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Get Rumblr

Tinder for Kicking Asses

By: WayGroovy | Nov 9th, 2015 (11:45 AM) | Thanks: RJ robinson

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Internet use for the Blind

Welcome, to the world of tomorrow!

By: WayGroovy | Oct 17th, 2015 (1:02 PM)

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A Series of Letters

The arrangement of the galleries is always the same: Twenty bookshelves, five to each side, line four of the hexagon's six sides; the height of the bookshelves, floor to ceiling, is hardly greater than the height of a normal librarian. One of the hexagon's free sides opens onto a narrow sort of vestibule, which in turn opens onto another gallery, identical to the first-identical in fact to all.

By: WayGroovy | Oct 6th, 2015 (12:01 AM)

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Solving a Clock Puzzle

When two pendulum clocks are hung on the same wall they sync up, with one swinging to the left and the other to the right. The reason why has now been discovered.

By: WayGroovy | Oct 2nd, 2015 (12:20 AM) | Thanks: E2theB

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You Suck at Cooking

Yeah, you totally suck.

By: WayGroovy | Oct 1st, 2015 (10:43 PM) | Thanks: Detrious

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Lab Grown Kidneys? I'll Take Two!

They're not for me, they're for my father. I don't even know if they're GMO friendly.

By: WayGroovy | Sep 24th, 2015 (11:12 PM)

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Happy birthday to you!

The song Happy Birthday has just entered public domain after a 3 year long court case.
http://www.cnbc.com/2015/09/23/happy-birthday-song-now-in-public-domain.html

By: WayGroovy | Sep 23rd, 2015 (7:44 AM) | Thanks: DorgoDorato

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2016 US Presidential Quiz

Finally, The Breaking News thread contributes something.

By: WayGroovy | Sep 23rd, 2015 (7:42 AM) | Thanks: gerf

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A Water Sommelier

There is only one in the US.....for a good reason. Also, #KlausTheFish

By: WayGroovy | Sep 22nd, 2015 (7:26 PM) | Thanks: thatguy

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A Scale Model of our Solar System

On a dry lake bed in Nevada, a group of friends build a scale model of the solar system with complete planetary orbits: a true illustration of our place in the universe.

By: WayGroovy | Sep 21st, 2015 (8:06 AM) | Thanks: niknarjc

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Insert Grawlix Here

For the next time you want to tidy up some exotic sentence enhancers.
It's a 1 KHz tone. Turn your speakers down.

By: WayGroovy | Aug 28th, 2015 (8:40 AM)

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Our Greatest Adventure

Our adventure is just beginning. Neil deGrasse Tyson examines the upcoming Ares 3 mission and their #JourneyToMars in this special episode of StarTalk.

By: WayGroovy | Aug 28th, 2015 (8:09 AM) | Thanks: OberonFox

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Big data maps world's ocean floor

It is the first time the composition of the seafloor, covering 70 percent of the Earth’s surface, has been mapped in 40 years; the most recent map was hand drawn in the 1970s.
Interactive Map

By: Dugpitz | Aug 17th, 2015 (4:24 PM) | Thanks: Rich Cream

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The Most Radioactive Places on Earth

Science

By: WayGroovy | Aug 8th, 2015 (6:29 PM) | Thanks: niknarjc

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Hiroshima

Originally published in 1946, this New Yorker article is oft considered a monumental piece of journalism. "He tried at several points to penetrate the ruins, but the flames always stopped him. Under many houses, people screamed for help, but no one helped; in general, survivors that day assisted only their relatives or immediate neighbors, for they could not comprehend or tolerate a wider circle of misery. "

By: WayGroovy | Aug 6th, 2015 (11:28 PM) | Thanks: t0ast3d

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Why Time Flies

A visual explanation of why time seems to fly by faster the more you age.

By: WayGroovy | Jul 28th, 2015 (7:42 AM) | Thanks: reno

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