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I love all things quirky but especially when combined with a dash of genius! Help me share the beautiful quirky genius in this world!
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So, what does your desk look like????

So, what does your desk look like???? | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
"If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, of what, then, is an empty desk a sign?"
-- Albert Einstein pic.twitter.com/tj1iQQBB3R
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Meet the First Model With Down Syndrome to Walk at New York Fashion Week

Meet the First Model With Down Syndrome to Walk at New York Fashion Week | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
This is Jamie Brewer—an actress (known for her work in American Horror Story), model, and now, ru...
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Astronomers Spot a Supernova in the Making

Astronomers Spot a Supernova in the Making | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Astronomers can see into the future of the two superdense stars racing around the center of planetary nebula Henize 2-428. And it doesn’t look good.
Their racetrack is slowly (but steadily) shrinking.
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Robot Does Laundry (More or Less)

Robot Does Laundry (More or Less) | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
While the robot teaching itself to cook is still struggling, here's a robot that's nearly mastered another household task: laundry.
Putting dirty clothes into a hamper and moving them to a washing machine isn't especially hard for humans.
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Here’s Why You Should Consider Converting Your Music To A=432 Hz

Here’s Why You Should Consider Converting Your Music To A=432 Hz | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
“If you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency and vibration.” – Nikola Tesla “What we have called matter is energy, whose vibration has been so lowered as to be perceptible to the senses.
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7 odd inventions that we’ve come to love

7 odd inventions that we’ve come to love | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
From the treadmill desk to the ostrich pillow, we survey the strange things people adore.
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Climate affects which types of languages evolved where.

Climate affects which types of languages evolved where. | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered why there are so many languages in the world, and why certain kinds of languages are found only in certain regions? According to this study, the answer to both of these questions might have something to do with the climate.
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How Math Can Help You Find True Love

How Math Can Help You Find True Love | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Valentine’s Day may have been invented by the greeting card companies but we think it's been perfected by science. After all, what's finding a mate if not basically an exercise in statistics?
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Flashback Friday: Do dogs really have a "guilty look"?

Flashback Friday: Do dogs really have a "guilty look"? | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Does the dog in the photo look guilty to you? If you are a dog owner, you might be more likely to answer yes to this question. But is there any scientific basis to the idea that dogs can look guilty?
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After I Read This I Decided Not To Say These Things To My Kids Anymore

After I Read This I Decided Not To Say These Things To My Kids Anymore | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Are you a nagging parent who is always expressing opinions which reflect an overcritical attitude? Maybe your remarks sound harsh and discouraging and yet you never realized it. Perhaps you are alarming your kids unnecessarily.
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BBC Documentary - The Extraordinary Genius of Albert Einstein - National Geographic 2014 Documentary

The Extraordinary Genius of Albert Einstein The Extraordinary Genius of Albert Einstein - National Geographic 2014 Full Documentary HD ----------------------...
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'Lost' Leonardo da Vinci painting seized by Italy

'Lost' Leonardo da Vinci painting seized by Italy | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
"Priceless" painting attributed to Leonardo da Vinci discovered in 2013 seized by Italian police from bank vault in Switzerland
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Amazing Quirky Products ...

Amazing Quirky Products ... | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
We have also decided to feature some of the most quirky, whacky and offbeat products that we find on the internet. Check these out
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Inspiring Pictures of People Surrounded By Trash They’ve Accumulated In 7 Days

Inspiring Pictures of People Surrounded By Trash They’ve Accumulated In 7 Days | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
I think most of us know we produce too much trash.
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Citizen Science for Your Genes and Proteins

Citizen Science for Your Genes and Proteins | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
DNA, proteins, and chromosomes are too small to be seen with the naked eye, but there are plenty of citizen science projects that make the building blocks of life accessible to us all.
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Scientists Find Mysterious Magnetism in Earth's Inner Core

Scientists Find Mysterious Magnetism in Earth's Inner Core | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
This article was originally published on The Conversation.
The planet Earth’s inner core is not a single solid mass but comprised of two layers, and new evidence about the core’s composition from a team of U.S.
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30 Legit Reasons Why Grandparents Are The Cutest People On Earth

30 Legit Reasons Why Grandparents Are The Cutest People On Earth | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
When we think of the words ‘cute’ and ‘adorable’, our minds likely flash to images of babies and small fuzzy animals.
But what about grandparents?
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This New Four-Legged Robot Is Basically Invincible

This New Four-Legged Robot Is Basically Invincible | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Boston Dynamics, the company that builds incredibly agile robots, has added another four-legged sprinter to its pack.
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Researchers Tell Us The Reason Why Some People Are Always Late

Researchers Tell Us The Reason Why Some People Are Always Late | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
We were about to sit down for lunch but our gracious host’s nephew was late. Thankfully, we did not wait for him because he turned up two hours late!
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In the Brain, Romantic Love Is Basically an Addiction

In the Brain, Romantic Love Is Basically an Addiction | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
“If at first the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it,” Albert Einstein reportedly said. I’d like to broaden the definition of addiction—and also retire the scientific idea that all addictions are pathological and harmful.
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6 Dumbest Patents of All Time

Would you want to kick yourself in the butt? GMM #587! Good Mythical MORE: http://youtu.be/2aD5UgQLTOM Want access to our invite only live stream toast? Then...
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Is this the most unusual sound in the Swedish language?

The word for 'yes' in most of Sweden is 'ja', but in the north of the country a unique sound is used instead, as The Local's Oliver Gee discovered in the cit...
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A Gadget To Help You Resist Temptation: Kitchen Safe

A Gadget To Help You Resist Temptation: Kitchen Safe | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Giving in to temptation can ruin our best efforts at change. But what if there was a gadget that could help us build better behaviors and control our ability to not give in to addiction when willpower is low?
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ICC World Cup 2015 Launched With Quirky Opening Ceremony

ICC World Cup 2015 launched with quirky opening ceremony Children mingled with cricketing greats in "backyard'' matches and Maori warriors shared the stage with morris dancers as the Cricket...
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