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Imagine If This Crazy Confederate Helicopter Had Actually Been Able to Fly

Imagine If This Crazy Confederate Helicopter Had Actually Been Able to Fly | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Back in the 1860s, repeating rifles were a pretty new development. There was a still a lot of horse-riding and open field-fighting. And the Ashokan Farewell played under everything.
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Recombinant Rhymer Encodes Poetry in DNA

Recombinant Rhymer Encodes Poetry in DNA | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Canadian poet Christian Bök wants his work to live on after he's gone. Like, billions of years after. He's going to encode it directly into the
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Deep-Sea Fossils Yield Traces of a 2 million-year-old Supernova

Deep-Sea Fossils Yield Traces of a 2 million-year-old Supernova | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If Shawn Bishop, a physicist at the Technical University of Munich, is correct about a certain iron-loving deep-sea bacteria, then their fossilized remains hold iron traces from a supernova that exploded 2.2 million years ago possibly in the...
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Meet the Man With iPhone-Controlled Bionic Arms

Meet the Man With iPhone-Controlled Bionic Arms | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Back in 2008, Jason Koger had the misfortune of running over a downed power line on his four-wheeler, being shocked with 7,200 volts of electricity, and ultimately having both his hands amputated.
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11 Weirdest Animals of all Time -

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11 Weirdest Animals of all Time Huffington Post We don't know where the next strange creature will emerge from, whether thick forest, the deepest ocean depths or the anal cavity of some gentle, unwitting host, but when they do, it's a good bet that...
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Japanese Vodka Made from Fermented Giant Hornets

Japanese Vodka Made from Fermented Giant Hornets | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The voracious Japanese giant hornet has a quarter-inch stinger that pumps out venom containing an enzyme so strong that it can literally dissolve human tissue.
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Man flies from Robben Island to Cape Town using helium balloons - Telegraph

Man flies from Robben Island to Cape Town using helium balloons  - Telegraph | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A South African man has become the first person to float from Robben Island to Cape Town using only helium balloons.
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Termites might be behind mystery of desert 'fairy circles'

Termites might be behind mystery of desert 'fairy circles' | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
By Tanya LewisLiveScience The (Termites might be behind mystery of desert 'fairy circles': By Tanya LewisLiveScience The "artists" behind biz...
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KILLER SEX? 'Dead' Prostitute Comes Back To Life

KILLER SEX? 'Dead' Prostitute Comes Back To Life | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A prostitute in Bulowayo, Zimbabwe, is bringing new meaning to the term "killer sex" after authorities thought she died during an encounter with a customer. However, she came back to life just as officials placed her in a metal coffin.
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2 heads not always better than 1 -- like on a shark

2 heads not always better than 1 -- like on a shark | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
By Douglas MainLiveScienceWhen a fisherman caught a bull shark recently off the Florida Keys, he came across an unlikely surprise: One of the shark's live fetuses had two heads.The fisherman kept the odd specimen, and shared it with scientists, who...
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Meet the 6-legged robot lizards that may one day roam Mars

Meet the 6-legged robot lizards that may one day roam Mars | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Wheels are great for traversing flat, paved surfaces, but when the terrain is covered with loose sand and large rocks, it's time to grow feet.
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9 Amazing Facts About The Vagina

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With our "Penis Facts" article reaching over half a million views, it's time to give the Better Half their due. Here are 9 Vag-tastic facts about the place (almost) every one of us has called Home.

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Vision Quest: Futuristic Fixes That Could Help the Blind See Again

Vision Quest: Futuristic Fixes That Could Help the Blind See Again | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Last month the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the first time approved a device capable of restoring sight to the blind.
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Price of fame: Performers and sports stars die younger

LONDON (Reuters) - The price of fame can be high with an international study on Thursday finding that people who enjoy successful entertainment or sporting careers tend to die younger.
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WATCH: Beer Bottle That Lights Up Coming Soon?

WATCH: Beer Bottle That Lights Up Coming Soon? | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
There's already a beer can that turns mountains blue when it gets cold enough, so why not have a beer bottle that lights up when you party?
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10 Weirdest Fossils

10 Weirdest Fossils | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Nature never ceases to amaze us. Take a look at the most amazing fossils ever discovered.
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“Mystery Primate” Spotted in Dorchester, Dorset

“Mystery Primate” Spotted in Dorchester, Dorset | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
A seventeen year-old girl snapped a shot of a “mystery primate” bounding through a local park in Dorchester, Dorset.
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The Ocellated Ice Fish – World’s Only Vertebrate with Transparent Blood

The Ocellated Ice Fish – World’s Only Vertebrate with Transparent Blood | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Every animal with bones hemoglobin in its blood, which carries oxygen through its body and gives blood its red color. Every animal except one – the ocellated ice fish which has water-clear blood.
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24 Things You Didn't Know About Beer

24 Things You Didn't Know About Beer | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Beer is often considered a man's drink (less so now, but still to some degree.) Typically, women have historically ordered wine and men ordered beer.
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Monty Python’s John Cleese (almost) explains our brain.

Monty Python’s John Cleese (almost) explains our brain. | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Monty Python’s John Cleese almost explains our brains. In more serious – but no less humorous – insight, see Cleese on 5 factors to make your life more creative.
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WATCH: 'Hacking' Bodies For Superhuman Senses

WATCH: 'Hacking' Bodies For Superhuman Senses | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
For thousands of years, people have been modifying their bodies. But have you ever thought about extending your senses beyond the limits of human nature? (Body hacking: What happens when man and machine merge?
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This invisibility cloak is thinner than anything in Harry Potter's closet

This invisibility cloak is thinner than anything in Harry Potter's closet | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If you liked last year's bulky invisibility cloaks, you'll love this year's fashionable ultra-thin invisibility wrap — which is just a tenth of a millimeter thick but can still make the objects inside undetectable to microwave scans."This is the...
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New Map Made of First Trillionth of a Trillionth of a Second After Big Bang

New Map Made of First Trillionth of a Trillionth of a Second After Big Bang | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The European Space Agency's Planck satellite has released the most detailed map of the universe ever created, refining estimates of the age of the universe and its composition, as well as showing some interesting anomalies that scientists can't yet...
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Dead Men Walking – The Bizarre Condition Known as Cotard’s Syndrome

Dead Men Walking – The Bizarre Condition Known as Cotard’s Syndrome | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
One of the world’s strangest and rarest mental disorders is Cotard’s Syndrome.
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World’s Strongest Coffee Has 200 Percent More Caffeine than Average Roasts

World’s Strongest Coffee Has 200 Percent More Caffeine than Average Roasts | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If you feel regular coffee isn’t strong enough to keep you awake and focused through the day, you might want to try a big cup of Death Wish.
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