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Super Mario In the Real World

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Super Mario in Buffalo

An animator added Mario, coins, pipes, and turtles into the real world of his parents’ house. Hopefully the last image foretells a sequel video.

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Weird Wikis

There’s a wikipedia page for almost everything. Here are some of the more curious ones.

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The Ministry of SIlly Crosswalks

If you’re going to cross the street in Ørje, Norway, you’re going to have to do it silly.

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The Early Show

Listen to a 21-year old David Letterman hosting a closed-circuit radio show as a student at Ball State University.

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Google the Album Cover

Take a classic album cover, drop it on top of Google Street View images and here’s what you get.

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When You Die

This animated video shows what happens to your body when you die and get buried in the ground, and it somehow makes the entire idea much more comforting.

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Funny Money

Go beyond bitcoin by learning about these nine other digital currencies. Just don’t actually invest in them.

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Oh My Godzilla

If you’d told me a few weeks ago that a new Godzilla movie was coming out I would be dying to see, I would have laughed at you. But this movie looks so cool, and I trust Bryan Cranston completely.

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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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