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Would You Go Offline Just to Visit this Website?

Go ahead, sit still and do nothing but explore this page. I dare you. Well, of course, after you read this article. Chris Bolin, a software engine...

WTFLAUGH

Published: 2017-09-08 03:41 0

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"Hydra Effect": The Advantage of Wiping Out a Population of Animals

Here's a bright side to mass deaths. Some animals tend to not all live together. They split up and have several small populations that are almost i...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-09-08 04:41 0

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Athletic Attractiveness: Better Sporting Performance, Better Looking

At least for males. Do biological principles still truly apply to us in terms of attractiveness? Previous studies showed how facial attractiveness...

LEARN

Published: 2017-09-08 05:41 0

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Ancient Dolphin's Eating Etiquette: Just Suck and Slurp!

In the depths of Wando River in South Carolina, a skull fossil of a new dolphin species with a peculiar way of eating was found. Named Inermorostrum...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-09-08 06:41 0

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The Road to Optimizing Every Single Available Human Resource--A Spotlight For Your Pee

And other interesting byproducts of your body like sweat and (soon) poop! Guess you'll never at look those dripping sweat you've worked up or even...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-09-08 11:41 0

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Forget ABC; Newborn Babies Can Understand 123 Already!

Man, humans are intelligent! Yes, you read that right, newborn babies may already have a sense of  how numbers work! How? Well, here's a new s...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-09-08 12:41 0

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Getting to ISS in Style: Here's A Futuristic Upgrade of Our Spacesuits

Fashion with functionality by your favorite inventor, Elon Musk! No more bulky and puffy spacesuits, here's a slimmer black-and-white aesthetic des...

LEARN

Published: 2017-09-08 13:41 0

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Itching 101: The Process of Getting a Good Scratch

Who doesn't love a good scratch? Ever thought of how scratching an itch gives you that unique, fleeting gratification? It's almost as if we get to...

LEARN

Published: 2017-09-08 14:41 0

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Do We Truly Get Grumpy as We Grow Old? Let's See It With Chimpanzees

What do you tell a sad monkey? Stop chimping about it. Chimpanzees, just like humans, have their own personalities and individual differences. Ho...

LAUGHLEARN

Published: 2017-09-08 15:41 0

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How to Turn Your Plastic into Diamonds? Shoot it with Lasers!

Why is the diamond moody? I don't know, it has been under a lot pressure lately... A team of researchers led by Dominik Kraus, a physicist at the G...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-08-24 10:11 0

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Live Long and Prosper with Your Two Heads, Dear Baby Turtle!

Just a few days earlier, this cute little turtle with two heads was found in Florida. Loggerhead turtles are classified by the International Union...

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Published: 2017-08-24 13:11 0

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Stepping Up Your Whiskey Game--Just Add A Drop of Water!

This may sound like a pub lore but popping whiskey's flavor with the use of H2O is actually a science fact! With the use of a computer simulation,...

LEARN

Published: 2017-08-24 16:11 0

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Rise of the Tummy Raider!

Tiny robots crawl through mouse's stomach to heal ulcers! Micromotors are autonomous vehicles with the width of a human hair -- and recently, it ha...

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Published: 2017-08-25 16:11 0

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Snakes are Now Turning to Black in Reaction to Pollution

Melanism is the unusual darkening of the body tissues caused by excessive production of melanin (a dark pigment in the skin), especially as a form o...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-08-25 19:11 0

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Fishes Say, "I Can't Hear You From All The Stress!" (Here's Why)

I just wish the stressed out fish could take this out to court and have a hearing. Construction and development (underwater noise pollution, duh) a...

LAUGHLEARN

Published: 2017-08-25 22:11 0

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Self-Healing (Robot) for Dummies: Just Add Heat

No, don't hurt yourself, like, at all. This is only applicable to self-healing robots. As if it's not already super unfair that robots can have super...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-08-26 01:11 0

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There are Bizarre Transporters of Plastic Pellets in The Ocean

Undersized filter-feeding animals in the world’s waters take in bits of plastic and excrete them in pellets that sink to the ocean floor -- a wo...

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Published: 2017-08-26 10:11 0

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Behind the Brilliance of Butt Plugs

It's no longer a surprise that internet-connected sex toys have been on the market for quite a while now, however, whatever operates these personal...

LAUGHLEARN

Published: 2017-08-26 13:11 0

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Frogs with Benefits: "Ride-it, Ride-it!"

Talk about a huge leap on ecology, researchers have spotted one of the most bizarre things in life: tiny frogs mounted on the shaggy hair of water buf...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-08-26 16:11 0

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The Lie Beneath the "Fat But Fit" Fad

We see it everywhere--that Facebook post about a healthy overweight person, that Instagram picture of somebody huge, per se, doing yoga and what not....

LEARN

Published: 2017-08-27 04:11 0

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Not Just Your Bacon: Pigs are Intelligent and are Super-Fast Learners

Animals are mostly helpless right after birth. Humans, for example, need somebody to carry them before they were finally able to totter and, eventua...

LAUGHLEARN

Published: 2017-08-27 07:11 0

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Hospital Staffs Spotted: Camera Snitches Will Tell if You Don't Wash Your Hands

"Don't look at me, my hands are clean!" Lack of hand hygiene is one of the leading causes in acquiring an infection. In spite of hospitals being al...

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Published: 2017-08-27 10:11 0

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Accidental Discovery: Could this be the Recovery of the Hydrogen Economy?

Mind the flow, because things are about to drop. Last January, when researchers at the US Army Research Laboratory at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Mary...

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Published: 2017-08-27 13:11 0

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How "Tequila" Goldfish? You Can't

Alcohol is a solution, chemically speaking. But in the goldfish's case, it literally is. Bizarre as it may sound, goldfish can go months without ox...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-08-28 10:11 0

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The (Big) Pig Solution to Organ Donation

And now on to some useful informatioink.

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-08-28 13:11 0

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Forget Finding the Cure - Remember to Exercise.

How many Alzheimer's patients does it take to change a light bulb? To get to the other side. Wait. That's not right, is it? Warning: Alzheimer's jok...

LAUGHLEARN

Published: 2017-08-28 16:11 0

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Love and Other (Diabetic) Drugs

A diabetes drug can slow the progress of Parkinson’s disease, and seems to target the underlying cause of the condition, not just its symptoms...

LEARN

Published: 2017-08-29 01:11 0

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We'll Soon Get To Meet Siri's "Better" Rival, Iris

Siri, who is the most comprehensive digital personal assistant right now? Sorry, I don’t know what you mean. A determined team at Stanford U...

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Published: 2017-08-29 04:11 0

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365 Days of Winter: Man Plans to Live in an Iceberg!

Going straight to the point, Alex Bellini is an adventurer. He is clever, fearless, and ambitious. He has rowed across the Atlantic Ocean, run across...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-08-29 07:11 0

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Freakin’ Flesh-Loving Fleas Feast on Feet!

In a gruesome mystery, a 16-year-old Australian Sam Kanizay, who had decided to have a night-time dip in the ocean after an arduous football practic...

WTF

Published: 2017-08-29 10:11 0

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