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10 of the Coolest Olympics Helmets

10 of the Coolest Olympics Helmets | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
These security gadgets were transformed into a fashion statement and are being dubbed the coolest thing about the Sochi Winter Olympics so far.
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This is one of my news digests. If you like my editorial choices, there are more to be found by clicking on the "dear reader" link, and on my name above.
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Top 10 Magical Societies - Listverse

Top 10 Magical Societies - Listverse | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Who wouldn't like to be a magician, able to sling spells of power? People are obsessed with magical power and societies due their prominence in popular cul
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Bizarre fourth state of water discovered

Bizarre fourth state of water discovered | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
You already know that water can have three states of matter: solid, liquid and gas. But scientists at the Oak Ridge National Lab (ORNL) have discovered that when it's put under extreme pressure in small spaces, the life-giving liquid can exhibit a strange fourth state known as tunneling.
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14 bizarre sleeping habits of super-successful people

14 bizarre sleeping habits of super-successful people | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Some of the most successful people follow strange sleeping rituals. Here are a few of the most bizarre routines we've heard of.
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Germany's most bizarre May 1st traditions

Germany's most bizarre May 1st traditions | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
May 1st brings out weird and wonderful traditions in Germany, from mountain-top witch parties to day-drinking and dancing. Something wicked this wa
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Signs You're An Endangered IT Species - InformationWeek

Signs You're An Endangered IT Species - InformationWeek | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Is IT at your organization a valued component of the business, or is it headed for the tar pits of extinction?
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Ancient Peruvian Mystery Solved From Space : DNews

Ancient Peruvian Mystery Solved From Space : DNews | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A view from space finally sheds light on bizarre structures created by an ancient civilization. Continue reading →
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Stockings With Pre-Painted Toenails Are The Latest Craze In Japan

Stockings With Pre-Painted Toenails Are The Latest Craze In Japan | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Can't be bothered to paint your toenails or simply don't have the time? Well good news, because now you don't have to thanks to these toe-tally (sorry) bizarre
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10 Amusingly Bizarre Tales From The First Modern Olympics

10 Amusingly Bizarre Tales From The First Modern Olympics | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
When we think of the Olympics, most of us picture billion-dollar spectacles, professional athletes competing at their absolute physical peak, and a whole world coming together to watch. That’s the Olympics now.
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Parents share the hilarious reasons their children have been given detention after school

Parents share the hilarious reasons their children have been given detention after school | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Parents have been sharing photos of the hilarious reasons that their children have been kept behind after school. Reasons include throwing sandwiches and shaving their beard in class.
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This Goat Tree Is Just One of the Amazing Things You'll Find on Atlas Obscura

This Goat Tree Is Just One of the Amazing Things You'll Find on Atlas Obscura | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
After 18 years hustling stories for Slate, including six years as its editor, David Plotz landed in a surprising new role: chief executive of Atlas Obscura, an online encyclopedia of unusual places.
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Photos From an Abandoned Resort Town Show How Terrorism Destroyed Tourism in Egypt

Photos From an Abandoned Resort Town Show How Terrorism Destroyed Tourism in Egypt | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Once a crowded holiday resort town, Sharm el-Sheikh in Egypt is now hauntingly empty. Before the Arab Spring in 2011, about 15 million tourists visited the North African country each year.
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8 Weird Pharmacy Robbery Stories

8 Weird Pharmacy Robbery Stories | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Here are 8 weird ways desperate individuals have tried to or successfully stolen from a pharmacy.
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Pyramids bigger than Egypt's lie buried in BOSNIA, claims archeologist

Pyramids bigger than Egypt's lie buried in BOSNIA, claims archeologist | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Once his research in Bosnia and Herzegovina is complete, Semir Osmanagic believes one of the pyramids will be shown to be taller than the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt.
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The Shadows – The surreal photographs of Alexey Menschikov

The Shadows – The surreal photographs of Alexey Menschikov | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
I invite you to discover the surreal photographs of Alexey Menschikov, a Russian artist who plays with the shadows of the street, passers-by, birds, dogs or
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The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington

The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Some are flat, some are apocryphal, but they are all presidential and therefore funny by acclamation.
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Everybody off the plane - the crew need bottled water!

Everybody off the plane - the crew need bottled water! | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The pilot of an American Airlines flight from Washington DC to Indianapolis delayed take-off then deplaned his passengers because ground crew couldn't deliver regulation water.
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Comment on 10 Bizarre Traditions That Prove Europe Secretly Hates Animals 

Comment on 10 Bizarre Traditions That Prove Europe Secretly Hates Animals  | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
[…] the country that stages the Running of the Bulls, Spain gives us La Tomatina, another hard-to-understand tradition. As part of an annual festival in […]
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Ten ways in which Shakespeare changed the world

Ten ways in which Shakespeare changed the world | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it

This week marks 400 years since the death of our national poet. And yet his characters, the worlds he created, the thoughts he expressed – some raw, fashioned in fire, some exquisite and turned in silk – are for all people and all timeBack in 2012, the British Library displayed a rare book that attracted as much media attention as a Gutenberg Bible. 

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How A Strange Internet Glitch Turned This Kansas Farm Into A Digital Hell

How A Strange Internet Glitch Turned This Kansas Farm Into A Digital Hell | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Why people living on a farm in the geographical center of the United States were repeatedly accused of crimes they did not commit.
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Tai O Village in Hong Kong: Fallen out of time

Tai O Village in Hong Kong: Fallen out of time | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Hong Kong as it once was: Tai O Fishing Village on Lantau Island in Hong Kong is a traditional Chinese fishing town that seems to have fallen out of time.
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The Weirdest Things You Can Actually Rent

The Weirdest Things You Can Actually Rent | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
This comprehensive list of strange things you can rent truly covers the gamut of the weird rental businesses. From funny rentals, such as goats to do your landscapin
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Check In With the Velociraptor at the World’s First Robot Hotel

Check In With the Velociraptor at the World’s First Robot Hotel | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The world of tomorrow exists in Japan today–at a hotel run by robots. Please see the velociraptor for check-in.
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For sale: 12-bedroom 'haunted house', with views of the Atlantic, for the same price as a London flat 

For sale: 12-bedroom 'haunted house', with views of the Atlantic, for the same price as a London flat  | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
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How linguistics experts are baffled by English sayings

How linguistics experts are baffled by English sayings | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Jürg Strässler, emeritus lecturer in linguistics at the University of Zurich, said many of the phrases would probably confuse an English speaker from America, let alone a non-native speaker.
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