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Sarah Illenberger

Weekend Links: Fruit Art

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Sarah Illenberger

Playing with your food has never been so beautiful, or so strange ... behold! Fruit art.
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An illusionist makes a kitten appear out of nowhere (I wish I had this power!) as a promotion for animal adoption. Not sure how it applies but I support it.
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More animal activism: conserving Africa's wildlife through photography. Powerful and beautiful work.
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60 insane cloud formations from around the world. Pretty much says it all! I never get tired of these. Have any of you ever witnessed one?
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From Andy, a slideshow history from 1971 to 2012 of the Intel x86 in 20 CPUs, the chips that built the PC revolution.
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The beach can be a lovely, relaxing … ack!! What is that?! Possibly one of six terrifying beach sculptures.
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I've seen smaller batches of these here and there, but here are 100 amazing behind-the-scenes photos from iconic movies.
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The Last Solar Eclipse
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The Last Solar Eclipse. There will come a time when the moon is too far away to produce a solar eclipse.

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Nebraska's Fearless Maid. How Minnie Freeman saved her students during the blizzard of 1888.

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Confessions of a Costume Curator. Historic garments carry the ghosts of the people who once wore them.

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This Infant's Size Confirms a Concern Doctors Have Had for Years: Large babies as well as small babies can be an indication of problems ahead.

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18 Science Fiction Spacesuits, Ranked. They may look cool, but how safe and usable would they be in real life?

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The Haunting Magic of Ghost Buildings. They aren't there anymore, but they've left evidence of their existence on the shared walls of the adjacent buildings.

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Technology Could Make Us Immortal. (But there will be consequences.)

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6 Unexpected Consequences of a Solar Eclipse. Be ready for them.

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Einstein is Proved Right (Again)
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Deep in the Heart of Our Galaxy, Einstein is Proved Right Again. His theory of general relativity holds true even at the black hole near the center of our galaxy.

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"Total Eclipse of the Heart" Was Almost a Meat Loaf Song. It was written for him, but then detoured to Bonnie Tyler.

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The Atomic Bomb That Was Too Big To Use. The largest nuclear bomb ever made, Tsar Bomba, was actually a scaled-down version of the original design.

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6 Weirdly Specific Ideas Movies Have About Normal Bathrooms. You'll be surprised by the many times the same weird thing happens in a bathroom across different fictional worlds.

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What It’s Like to Apartment Hunt With a Boyfriend Who Has No Credit Score. He's a responsible guy, but couldn't prove it on paper.

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The 33 Most Romantic Moments In TV History. Get your hankies out.

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27 Hilariously Nasty Sounding Mushroom Species Names. They would be hurt by them if they had feelings.

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