Weekend Links: Alan Rickman Brews The Most Dramatic Tea In History

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Well this is just so many different kinds of fantastic I don't know where to begin: Alan Rickman makes tea in EXTREME slow motion. ?
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From Tiny to Tinier: One GIF Zooms in on Bacterial Life.
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I guess this is old but I had never seen it, so hopefully it's a newly terrifying idea to some of you as well: a tornado made of fire.
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Check out some of the best scenes from an insane old Star Trek coloring book. Did anyone own this? I don't think I had any coloring books for TV shows.
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A fascinating read by Nick Hornby about how soccer and society have changed in the last 20 years since his memoir Fever Pitch was published. Have you read it or seen the films that were based on it? (You should!)
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Apparently those old school text-based adventure games have some rather dark implications ...
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From Orly, now you too can be a cookie monster, with the Cookie Monster's actual cookie recipe.
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Amanda sends in a parody of dating sites, and they did make me chuckle. The actors are Toronto improvisors -- "It's called Zdate.com Wants to Know, and it is a send up of an ad for a hipster dating service." Part One and Part Two.
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Yes yes despite the source, the photos within are truly beautiful -- some stunning photos of unusual clouds.
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August 25, 2012 - 4:46am
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