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The Computers Will Be Taking Over

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The Machines Are Taking Over

Try reading this article about the coming singularity and not to be terrified.

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Pie in the Sky Sci-Fi

Maybe if the machines do take over they can figure out how to invent these gadgets. Are there any left out of this list that you’d  love to have?

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A Stylish Entrance

These gorgeous doors must always make an arrival feel special.

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The Little Movies That Could

Rolling Stone presents their list of the 30 best American indie films.

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Birds and Baseball Don’t Mix

Back in 2001, major league pitcher Randy Johnson was involved in one of the most unbelievable bits of bad timing when he tossed a fastball that hit and killed a bird swooping down low over the baseball diamond at the exact wrong time. It was the kind of freak thing you’d think could never happen again. Well, it did just happen again to a minor league pitcher.

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This Will Take You Back

DJ Jazzy Jeff remixing the Super Mario Bros. theme will make you feel like it’s the '90s again.

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The Random Funny: Comics and Coke

Joel McHale mocks Jerry Seinfeld by putting together his own series, entitled Comedians In Cars Getting Cocaine.

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50 Things to Know About Aquaman
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50 Things to Know About Aquaman. To be precise: About the Aquaman movie set to hit theaters in December.

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Barbie is Now a Woke Vlogger. For a toy fashion model, her advice for young women is amazingly spot-on.

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This Is Your Brain on Fatherhood. Only about 10 percent of mammalian species provide paternal care for babies, but those who do have a better chance of survival.

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What Does a Six-Legged Robot Flowerpot Do? It seeks out sunlight, water, and whatever else the plant may need.

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Hospital Food: Unappetizing Meals for Sick People. The switch from home convalescence to feeding a variety of inpatients is the reason hospital food is so bad.

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Are You a Money Ostrich? The first step toward understanding your financial situation is to stop avoiding it.

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The Secretive Mega-Companies Behind Your Glasses. Chances are that your lenses and frames are made by two companies that control the global market.

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10 Beloved Animals From Ancient History. Their monuments have lasted thousands of years.

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For a Brief, Glorious Moment, Camera-Wielding Pigeons Spied From Above
Agence Rol, Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons
Agence Rol, Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons

For a Brief, Glorious Moment, Camera-Wielding Pigeons Spied From Above. Julius Neubronner lost a pigeon and developed avian photography.

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How Many Nukes Would It Take to Send the Earth Spiraling Off Into the Sun? More than we have now, but we can still easily destroy ourselves.

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11 Exercises That Will Strengthen Your Attention. Building useful habits will make you more observant.

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A Classic Animated Film That Explores What Happens When No One Dares to Stand Up to Evil. The Hangman from 1964 illustrates a poem by Maurice Ogden.

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The Extraordinary Life of Martha Gellhorn, the Woman Ernest Hemingway Tried to Erase. She was the only woman on the beach at Normandy during the D-Day invasion.

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Dirty, Dishonest, and Badly Behaved: Sophia Jarvis, Victorian Maid. Did she stand a chance in court against her abusive employer?

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8 Questionable Decisions People Have Made to Keep Playing Pokemon Go. Two years later, it's hard to understand the mania that surrounded the game.

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