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The Missing Links: Teddy Roosevelt's Gridiron Glory

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Behold the World of 2000
Why do visions of the future always dwell on flying things? Flying cars. Hoverboards. And, in this case, winged humans.

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The Greatest Shot in the History of Paralympic Table Tennis
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Become A Filmmaker for Only $15
The amazing screenwriter Charlie Kaufman is looking to produce his first animated film, and he needs your help.

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Text Your Significant Other & Tell Them to Read This
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The Smartest Photograph of All Time
This pic captures that time that Einstein, Bohr, Schrödinger and 26 of their brainiac buddies posed for a picture together.

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How Teddy Roosevelt Protected the Ball
This year you should thank "The Lion" while you watch the Lions. Be grateful to Teddy for the Bears. Appreciate the guy on Mount Rushmore while you watch players rush, more. OK, I'm out of Roosevelt-football jokes.

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Til Death Appears Do You Part
Planning a big wedding proposal? Don’t forget the staged car crash, the fake EMTs and the buckets of fake blood. Those things spell romance.

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The "Just Because” of the Day: Andy Warhol Eats A Burger
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Can’t See the Eclipse in Person? Watch NASA’s 360° Live Stream
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Depending on where you live, the historic eclipse on August 21 might not look all that impressive from your vantage point. You may be far away from the path of totality, or stuck with heartbreakingly cloudy weather. Maybe you forgot to get your eclipse glasses before they sold out, or can't get away from your desk in the middle of the day.

But fear not. NASA has you covered. The space agency is live streaming a spectacular 4K-resolution 360° live video of the celestial phenomenon on Facebook. The livestream started at 12 p.m. Eastern Time and includes commentary from NASA experts based in South Carolina. It will run until about 4:15 ET.

You can watch it below, on NASA's Facebook page, or on the Facebook video app.

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Cephalopod Fossil Sketch in Australia Can Be Seen From Space

Australia is home to some of the most singular creatures alive today, but a new piece of outdoor art pays homage to an organism that last inhabited the continent 65 million years ago. As the Townsville Bulletin reports, an etching of a prehistoric ammonite has appeared in a barren field in Queensland.

Ammonites are the ancestors of the cephalopods that currently populate the world’s oceans. They had sharp beaks, dexterous tentacles, and spiraling shells that could grow more than 3 feet in diameter. The inland sea where the ammonites once thrived has since dried up, leaving only fossils as evidence of their existence. The newly plowed dirt mural acts as a larger-than-life reminder of the ancient animals.

To make a drawing big enough to be seen from space, mathematician David Kennedy plotted the image into a path consisting of more than 600 “way points.” Then, using a former War World II airfield as his canvas, the property’s owner Rob Ievers plowed the massive 1230-foot-by-820-foot artwork into the ground with his tractor.

The project was funded by Soil Science Australia, an organization that uses soil art to raise awareness of the importance of farming. The sketch doubles as a paleotourist attraction for the local area, which is home to Australia's "dinosaur trail" of museums and other fossil-related attractions. But to see the craftsmanship in all its glory, visitors will need to find a way to view it from above.

[h/t Townsville Bulletin]

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