Morning Cup of Links: Weird Ice Cream

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Cahokia, the ancient city on the Mississippi where St. Louis is now, flourished in the 12th century and was an center of commerce. Archaeologists are also finding evidence of human sacrifice, which flies in the face of conventional wisdom about Native Americans.
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Seven unconventional uses for heavy construction equipment. The human operator is doing the job, just in an awesomely massive and powerful way.
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If you enjoyed WTF Taxidermy, you'll also like Crappy Taxidermy. Some items are art pieces and some are just plain bad.
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An atmosphere made of titanium oxide? The Kepler Space Telescope is showing us how very different planets outside our solar system can be.
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The World's Weirdest Ice Cream Flavors. Cucumber with Cayenne seems to be the most normal of the list.
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Translation Party is where you can type in an English phrase and have it translated into Japanese and back again, several times until it gets as funny as it can be. I tried "The spirit is willing but the flesh is weak". (via the Presurfer)
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Anamanaguchi is a rock band that uses an 8-bit Nintendo game player as just another instrument. Rock on, geeks!
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4 Things You Didn't Know About Johnny Appleseed. Like the real reason he planted all those trees in the first place.

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August 6, 2009 - 11:53pm
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