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Finding Antipodes: If You Dug Straight Through the Earth, Where Would You End Up?

  A new interactive map will show you where your location's antipode is on Earth. Antipodes are two points on a sphere that are furthest apart...

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Published: 2017-07-25 04:17 0

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The Oldest Smiley Face Emoji in the World

  At 4,000 years old, this smiley face emoji on an ancient jug may just be the oldest emoji in the world.   Turkish and Italian archae...

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Published: 2017-07-25 01:17 0

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Low-Fat Ice Cream Doesn't Taste Any Worse Than Regular Ice Cream

  Though we think that regular fatty ice cream is much better than low-fat ice cream, scientists say that there's actually no difference in ta...

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Published: 2017-07-24 22:17 0

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Turns Out You Can Actually Outrun The Mighty T. rex

Remember the scene from the movie Jurassic Park when the T. Rex chases the protagonists from a running jeep? Well, we might consider it truly fictiona...

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Published: 2017-07-24 16:17 0

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Exhumation Reveals That Salvador Dali's Mustache Remains Intact

  Artist Salvador Dalí's mustache is intact and still in the (in)famous “ten past ten” position.   Dalí died...

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Published: 2017-07-24 04:17 0

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Scientists Found a Trace of Mysterious Human Ancestors in Our Saliva

  Scientists have found hints that a “ghost” species of human ancestors may have contributed to the genes of modern humans in Sub-...

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Published: 2017-07-23 16:17 0

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Combating Pseudoscience and Peddlers of Snake Oil

  If there's anything that actress Gwyneth Paltrow's lifestyle company Goop contributed to 2017, it's a master course on how to sell pseudosci...

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Published: 2017-07-22 04:04 0

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Coaching Artificial Intelligence to Pass the Turing Test

  A Ph.D. student at McGill University is coaching artificial intelligence programs to pass the Turing test.   The Turing test is a te...

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Published: 2017-07-22 01:04 0

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This Fabric may Look Soft and Weak But Its Amazing Strength Can Revolutionize Joint Replacements!

Who would've known that if you mix a certain material found in both contact lenses and jellos, together with fiber glass fabric, you'd be able to crea...

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Published: 2017-07-21 17:04 0

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Doctors Extract 27 Contact Lenses from a Woman's Eye

  A 67-year-old British woman went in for a routine cataract removal surgery and came out with a chunk of 27 contact lenses from her right eye...

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Published: 2017-07-21 14:04 0

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Don and Hilary are Wreaking Havoc Across the Oceans

  Don and Hilary are stirring up some trouble in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.   By that we mean the tropical storms Don and Hilary....

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Published: 2017-07-21 11:04 0

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We Now Have The First Global Calculation of the Amount of Plastic Earth is Choking On

And it is definitely not pretty. Quick question: Who among you knows somebody, even just a single person, who has never used plastic--ever--in his/...

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Published: 2017-07-20 15:04 0

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Ancient Manuscript of Hippocrates Found in The World's Oldest Continually Operating Library!

Who wouldn't have known the brilliant ancient doctor of which medical students now swear by his “Hippocratic oath”? Who would forget the...

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Published: 2017-07-20 03:04 0

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You Don't Need Money to Play this Arcade Game--Just Garbage, Lots of It!

Most games nowadays are quite costly, not to mention the other expenses it moves you to spending on like DLCs and "items". And so, a brilliant invento...

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Published: 2017-07-20 00:00 0

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You Don't Need Money to Play this Arcade Game--Just Garbage, Lots of It!

Most games nowadays are quite costly, not to mention the other expenses it moves you to spending on like DLCs and "items". And so, a brilliant invento...

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Published: 2017-07-19 21:04 0

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