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Supertunnels and Supertalls: The Superlative Building Stories of 2013

Supertunnels and Supertalls: The Superlative Building Stories of 2013 | News we like | Scoop.it
The tallest skyscraper. The deepest tunnel. The largest building. 2013 was a year of extremes for the construction industry, with new buildings, bridges, tunnels, and even the odd steel sarcophagus reaching completion all over the world.
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Le projet Rosette : archiver pour le futur les langues et la mémoire de l'Humanité

Le projet Rosette : archiver pour le futur les langues et la mémoire de l'Humanité | News we like | Scoop.it
Une fondation privée américaine, orientée sur le long terme, a eu une idée : préserver les langues de l'Humanité et une partie de son savoir. (...)
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Ants need work-life balance, research suggests

Ants need work-life balance, research suggests | News we like | Scoop.it
As humans, we constantly strive for a good work-life balance. New findings by researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology suggest that ants, long perceived as the workaholics of the insect world, do the same.
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24 Of The Most Hilariously Sarcastic Comebacks From Wendy's Twitter Account

24 Of The Most Hilariously Sarcastic Comebacks From Wendy's Twitter Account | News we like | Scoop.it
People are tough enough in the real world, but everyone has proved to be a little bit more snippy online. Perhaps it is the anonymity afforded by being hidden behind a computer screen or smartphone, but everything gets infinitely more interesting on the Internet. Now, the Facebook comment section is hilarious enough, but Twitter is …
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Use the Fibonacci Sequence to Quickly Convert Between Miles and Kilometers

Use the Fibonacci Sequence to Quickly Convert Between Miles and Kilometers | News we like | Scoop.it
Math has tons of fascinating quirks. For example, if you want to convert between miles and kilometers, you can use the Fibonacci sequence to make a conversion with a stunning degree of accuracy.
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Officials: More than 40 percent of California out of drought

Officials: More than 40 percent of California out of drought | News we like | Scoop.it
More than 40 percent of California has emerged from a punishing drought that covered the whole state a year ago, federal drought-watchers said Thursday, a stunning transformation caused by an unrelenting series of storm
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US gov't accuses Fiat Chrysler of cheating on emissions

US gov't accuses Fiat Chrysler of cheating on emissions | News we like | Scoop.it
The U.S. government accused Fiat Chrysler on Thursday of failing to disclose software in some of its pickups and SUVs with diesel engines that allows them to emit more pollution than allowed under the Clean Air Act.
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Original The Legend of Zelda Map Gets Printed In 3D

Original The Legend of Zelda Map Gets Printed In 3D | News we like | Scoop.it
The Legend of Zelda on NES had a sprawling world by the standards of 1980s console games. While decades ago people used to draw their own maps to try and keep track of where each dungeon and secret, alternative methods now exist. Like, for instance, 3D printing a replica of the game’s entire overworld.
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Brexit May Spark British Brain Drain

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Break from EU drives U.K. academics to think about leaving, survey finds
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EU proposes greater privacy protection to boost digital economy

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The EU on Tuesday proposed broadening privacy protections in electronic communications, including tracking by advertisers, in a bid to promote a digital single market worth tens of billions of euros.
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Meryl Streep Wasn't Only Golden Globe Winner Dissing Trump

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Hugh Laurie had a few (funny) words in his acceptance speech for Republicans.
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Second calling: New lives for red telephone boxes - BBC News

Second calling: New lives for red telephone boxes - BBC News | News we like | Scoop.it
The weird and wonderful street lives of decommissioned red telephone kiosks.
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Did a Russian Physicist Invent Radio?

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It is said that "success has many fathers, but failure is an orphan." Given the world-changing success of radio in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, it's no wonder that so many scientists
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Even a Bruce Springsteen cover band is canceling its inauguration gig

Even a Bruce Springsteen cover band is canceling its inauguration gig | News we like | Scoop.it
The B-Street Band, citing respect to The Boss, won't perform at a New Jersey state society-sponsored gala during Donald Trump's inauguration.
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Now drivers can hear ambulances no matter how loud their music is playing

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If you've ever been startled by the sudden appearance of an ambulance while blasting music in your car, then you appreciate the value of a loud siren. Fortunately, your car is probably equipped already to receive warnin
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Les outils de piratage Windows de la NSA en vente sur Internet

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Les pirates de Shadow Brokers dévoilent un autre pan de l'arsenal de l'agence secrète, confirmant au passage l'inefficacité des antivirus face au piratage gouvernemental.
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This Bike Sonar is Off the Chain

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On paper, bicycling is an excellent form of transportation. Not only are there some obvious health benefits, the impact on the environment is much less than anything not directly powered by a human
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Research shows how rebuilding Britain's Houses of Parliament in the 1800s helped create clean-air laws

Research shows how rebuilding Britain's Houses of Parliament in the 1800s helped create clean-air laws | News we like | Scoop.it
Britain's dazzling Houses of Parliament building, constructed from 1840 until 1870, is an international icon. But the building's greatest legacy may be something politicians and tourists don't think about much: the clea
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Drones delivering packages in cities won't take off—here's why

Drones delivering packages in cities won't take off—here's why | News we like | Scoop.it
You may have gasped with disbelief the first time you saw a photograph of a drone home-delivering a box from Amazon or cakes from a bakery or carrying a bag of crisps. Until recently, this was the stuff of science fiction
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16 Hilarious Love Notes From Couples That Are Totally Winning At Marriage

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Marriage can be a crazy rollercoaster ride. It’s a remarkable expression of love, but it isn’t always as easy as a ‘once upon a time’ and absolutely not always a ‘happy ever after’. They say romance and all the butterflies in the tummy fly somewhere else as time passes by, but if you care enough …
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20 Hilarious Examples of Irony

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Life can be pretty ironic sometimes, we’ve all been there, but do you really think you’ve seen it all? If you like this post, share it with your friends! 1. 2. 3. 4.         5. 6. 7.     8. 9. 10.
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9 Fun Tricks You Can Do With Static Electricity

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If you ever wanted to be a wizard, or just to try your hand at some magic tricks, you should learn the dark arts of... static electricity. Yep, with a bit of strategic contact with certain objects, you can easily fool kids and probably even trick your drunk friend into thinking you can control objects through invisible forces.
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New technology will cut plug-in hybrid fuel consumption by one third

New technology will cut plug-in hybrid fuel consumption by one third | News we like | Scoop.it
Engineers at the University of California, Riverside have taken inspiration from biological evolution and the energy savings garnered by birds flying in formation to improve the efficiency of plug-in hybrid electric vehicle
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San Diego State botanists name plant discovery after Jimi Hendrix

San Diego State botanists name plant discovery after Jimi Hendrix | News we like | Scoop.it
A succulent discovered in Mexico more than 20 years ago by San Diego State University botany students may look small, but its name evokes a towering figure in music.
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Why Volkswagen Absolutely Has To Make This Electric Microbus Now

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Volkswagen just revealed its fifth concept car based on the idea of modernizing the iconic Type II Microbus. Let that sink in a moment: it’s had four other (well, five other if you count the two-tone version of the T6) Microbus-like concepts, including one from almost exactly one year ago. This latest one, which it’s calling I.D. Buzz, I’m really, really hoping is the one that finally makes it, because I think it’s finally the right car at the right time. In fact, we’re at a point where I’m not sure Volkswagen has a choice not to build it.
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Fire a Barrage of Paper Planes With an Origami Machine Gun

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Stick 200 sheets of A5 paper into the back of this machine gun and instead of firing bullets when you pull the trigger, it will unleash a barrage of up to 120 paper airplanes every minute.
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