Posted in History

The Newspapers Loved To Tease Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison. On 25 March 1878, in an unsigned editorial, The New York Times dragged a public figure through the mud  They wrote about this person ‘Something ought to be done about this person’ and ‘there is a growing conviction…

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Posted in Community

Coffee How Do You Like Yours

Making coffee is one of the easiest things in the world, and yet people are forever finding more and more complicated ways to do it. We live in an advanced coffee culture, where coffee is the most popular drink on…

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Posted in Short Movies YouTube

Sci-Fi Short Film “Seam” presented by DUST

Seam. In the not-too-distant future, a tenuous peace between humans and remarkably humanlike “machines”—some don’t even know they’re not real—is tested when synthetics begin spontaneously exploding. A military-led search for these unwitting suicide bombers begins, sending a terrified machine woman

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Posted in Not The Norm Unfamiliar

Ghostly Floating City Over China Sparks Fears Of Inter-Dimensional Portal

A ghostly floating city sparks fear of an inter-dimensional portal to a parallel universe. New footage showing yet another ghostly floating city over China has gone viral online. The latest sighting occurred on Friday, 18 March 2016, in the major…

Posted in Space Unfamiliar

Why Pluto Is Much Colder Than We Thought

It was a lazy, hazy, crazy day on Pluto when a spacecraft from Earth flew by at a blistering speed of 31,000 miles per hour two years ago. New Horizons took a bunch of snapshots, made some quick measurements of…

Posted in Cool Reads Oddities

Man In Colorful Parrot Costume Helps To Sell Houses Online

Colorful parrot. If you’re looking for a way to to make your property stand out on a real-estate website, dressing up as a colorful parrot and posing for photos seems to work wonders. At least it worked for the owner…