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Did A Medieval Mathematician Predict The Discovery Of America?

Did A Medieval Mathematician Predict The Discovery Of America? | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
One thousand years ago, Abu Rayhan al-Biruni, a Central Asian scholar, conceived the concept of specific gravity, rejected creationism and argued that the Earth revolved around the sun.
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Futuristic Technology Makes Piping-Hot Pancakes On A Stick

Futuristic Technology Makes Piping-Hot Pancakes On A Stick | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Japanese engineers are known throughout the world as pioneers of robot technology. But, now they've perfected something even more paradigm-shredding: the pancake popsicle maker.
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Wolves Might Use Their Eyes to Talk to Each Other

Wolves Might Use Their Eyes to Talk to Each Other | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
It's no secret that wolves, foxes, and dogs are highly social animals. But beyond all the wagging, pawing and yipping we like to try to interpret, canids may have yet another way to communicate.
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Strange 19th Century Drawings of Dinosaurs and Other Extinct Animals

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Two centuries ago, naturalists began to realize that the enormous, fossilized bones they'd been finding all over the world belonged to extinct animals. A lot of extinct animals, who had once ruled the planet and were now mysteriously gone.
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Stanley Milgram's Chain Letter Experiment

Stanley Milgram's Chain Letter Experiment | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Stanley Milgram got a lot of press for his experiment in which participants thought they were shocking people to death. We don't give him credit for his other experiment - in which participants forward the ultimate chain letter.
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3 New Species of Weird, Endangered Fish Discovered in India, U.S and Colombia

3 New Species of Weird, Endangered Fish Discovered in India, U.S and Colombia | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
“It’s a strange world. Let’s keep it that way.”—Warren Ellis You can find some pretty weird things when you go poking around in holes in remote parts of the globe.
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Hungry men crave bigger women, study finds

Hungry men crave bigger women, study finds | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Going out in search of love on an empty stomach makes people more attracted to larger partners, a study suggests (Hungry men crave bigger women, study finds http://t.co/6cL7QUgI1A)...
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There is a chimpanzee that became famous for drinking straight gin and watching porn!

There is a chimpanzee that became famous for drinking straight gin and watching porn! | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Click here to read more... (There is a chimpanzee that became famous for drinking straight gin and watching porn! ---> http://t.co/E5uMvV8tLI)
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Brown Moor Frogs Turn Blue During Mating Season

Brown Moor Frogs Turn Blue During Mating Season | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The moor frog certainly cannot turn into a prince with true love’s kiss.
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"Impossible" Electric Airplane Takes Flight

The Berlin Air Show witnessed a silent, clean test flight by Airbus's E-Fan two-seater aircraft, which is entirely propelled by electricity
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WATCH: 'Fairy Circle' Theory Is Wrong, Scientists Say

WATCH: 'Fairy Circle' Theory Is Wrong, Scientists Say | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
"Fairy circles" that form in the arid grasslands of Namibia have baffled scientists for decades. In the latest attempt to explain the cause of these mysterious circular patches, a group of researchers turned to aerial images.
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NASA Has Released A Free eBook About Communicating With Aliens

NASA Has Released A Free eBook About Communicating With Aliens | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Titled Archaeology, Anthropology and Interstellar Communication and edited by SETI Director of Interstellar Message Composition Douglas Vakoch, the document draws on "issues at the core of contemporary archaeology and anthropology" to prepare us...
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Watch this guy walk on the ceiling with his homemade Magneto shoes

Colin Furze, the guy who built fully automatic Wolverine claws, has now turned his attention to Magneto's power and made a pair of magnetic shoes.
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10 Most Extreme Examples of Sensory Overload

10 Most Extreme Examples of Sensory Overload | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Everyone knows there are five basic senses – sight, smell, taste, hearing and touch. Check out these 10 extremes sensations that push those senses to their very limit.
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Four Ways Chemistry Has Made Sex Better

Four Ways Chemistry Has Made Sex Better | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Chemistry is the bane of many a high school student, but it's not all bad. As this video from the American Chemical Society's "Reactions" web series reveals, chemistry has been hard at work improving your sex life for years now!
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Absurd Creature of the Week: The Ferocious Bug That Sucks Prey Dry and Wears Their Corpses

Absurd Creature of the Week: The Ferocious Bug That Sucks Prey Dry and Wears Their Corpses | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
If one thing is true about human beings, from the Mayans to the Chinese to the Celts, it’s that we just can’t help decapitating our enemies and putting their disembodied heads to “good” use.
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10 Theories That Will Make You Lose Your Mind

10 Theories That Will Make You Lose Your Mind | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Is the universe a simulation? Will the government stage a fake alien invasion? Does the future affect the present? Behold 10 of the most mind-blowing theories yet produced by the human race...
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7 Signs That Humans Are Domestic Animals

7 Signs That Humans Are Domestic Animals | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Tens of thousands of years ago, humans were wild animals. Our ancestors roamed the land in search of food by day, and huddled together for safety by night. But then something changed.
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11 Ways Tech Will Soon Grant You Superhuman Paranormal Powers

11 Ways Tech Will Soon Grant You Superhuman Paranormal Powers | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Everybody had a favorite superhuman power as a kid – flying, invisibility, reading minds, character strength and agility. Well, here is a list of straight out of the comics. Check out these real superhuman powers technology will soon afforded us.
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The Secret History of the First Religion Devoted to Evolution

The Secret History of the First Religion Devoted to Evolution | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Julian Huxley (1887-1975) is remembered as one of the most eminent biologists and science writers of the 20th century.
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How Jules Verne Helped Invent the Helicopter

How Jules Verne Helped Invent the Helicopter | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Jules Verne’s novels may have done as much as anything to spur man to new heights—literally.
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These Auditory Illusions Are Absolutely Bewildering

These Auditory Illusions Are Absolutely Bewildering | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
The latest installment of AsapSCIENCE opens with a demonstration of the McGurk Effect , a powerful auditory illusion that demonstrates how what we see influences what we hear.
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These Optical Illusions Destroyed My Brain. For Some Reason, I Can't Look Away...

These Optical Illusions Destroyed My Brain. For Some Reason, I Can't Look Away... | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Yes, your mind IS playing tricks on you.
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This Edible Blob Is A Water Bottle Without The Plastic

This Edible Blob Is A Water Bottle Without The Plastic | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
Inspired by techniques from molecular gastronomy, the Ooho is a magical way to have your bottled water and eat it, too. Just maybe bring a towel. (RT @FastCoExist: This edible blob is a water bottle without the plastic.
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MIT Developed a Camouflage Generator That Can Hide Almost Anything

MIT Developed a Camouflage Generator That Can Hide Almost Anything | Strange days indeed... | Scoop.it
When you hear the word camouflage , images of fake foliage, random brown blobs, or maybe even the US military's failed pixelated fatigues come to mind.
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