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Rover's-Eye View of Marathon on Mars

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Boing Boing shared an over eight/8 minutes YouTube video showing a timelapsed "Rover's-Eye View of Marathon on Mars -- "Road trip! This compilation of images from hazard-avoidance cameras on NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity between January 2004 and April 2015 shows the rover's-eye-view of the Martian marathon covering 26.2 miles(42.2 kilometers) from its landing location. A map of the rover's path is on the right."

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(4/Four)th of July Downer: Fireworks Cause Spike in Air Pollution

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Live Science reported that "Fourth of July Downer: Fireworks Cause Spike in Air Pollution -- Fireworks are a beloved tradition of the Fourth of July, but the colorful displays also bring a spike in air pollution, a new study shows..."

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Riding Dirty: The Science of Cars and Rap Lyrics

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Boing Boing shared a Medium article on "Riding Dirty: The Science of Cars and Rap Lyrics -- What’s the most popular ride in hip-hop?

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Why Do Paper Cuts Hurt So Much?

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VideoSift shared a two/2 minutes educational YouTube video titled "Why Do Paper Cuts Hurt So Much? - Instant Egghead #25 -- Some of the most infuriating and stabbing pain is caused by nothing but a thin sheet of paper...

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Pigeons are gross. They're also wildly underrated. | Observatory #6

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VideoSift shared a four/4 minutes and 53 seconds YouTube video that "... will change the way you look at pigeons."

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The First Men on the Moon -- Experience the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing ...

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Pxsloot mentioned "The First Men on the Moon -- Experience the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing -- 45 years ago, the entire nation watched as three men explored the unknown.

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Compact Disc (CD) Shattering at 170,000 Frame Per Second (FPS) at 23,000 Revolutions Per Minute (RPM)

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VideoSift shared an over 8.5 minutes The Slow Mo Guys's YouTube video showing a compact disc (CD) shattering at 170,000 frames per second (FPS)!

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Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)s show our brains shutting down when we see security prompts...

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Ars Technica reported that "Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRIs) show our brains shutting down when we see security prompts. This is your brain after repeated security warnings. Any questions?

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EngineerGuy (Bill Hammack)'s YouTube Videos on Engineered Stuff.

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EngineerGuy (Bill Hammack)'s YouTube video channel shows "the engineering details of all the stuff you wanna know about" and "explores the world of engineering".

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Ten/10 Disgusting Facts About The Human Body

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VideoSift shared a two/2 minutes and 52 seconds musical YouTube video showing the Ten/"10 Disgusting Facts About The Human Body -- We've all got a body, now find out just how disgusting it can be, by reading 10 disgusting facts about the human body.

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(Earth)Quake: Facts and/& Fantasy

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DriedOrange shared an educational article titled "Earthquake Facts & Earthquake Fantasy".

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What are those floaty things in your eye?

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VideoSift shared an educational four/4 minutes YouTube video showing the answers to "What are those floaty things in your eye? ...

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How often do you get your physical exam(ination)s?

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Why Do Rivers Curve?

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VideoSift shared an educational 2.5+ minutes YouTube video showing "Why Do Rivers Curve?"

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Adorable Animals Hanging Out with Robots: A Brief History

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HardOCP shared a Yahoo! Tech article on "Adorable Animals Hanging Out with Robots: A Brief History ..."

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Ten/10 Movie Myths People Actually Believe

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Dorkly shared a musical three minutes and 33 seconds » read more | login to post comments

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Why Do Dogs Smell Each Other's Butts?

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VideoSift shared a two/2 minutes and 28 seconds YouTube video showing "Why Do Dogs Smell Each Other's Butts? ... We are getting to the bottom of one of the biggest quandaries in science: Why dogs sniff each other's butts..."

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29 Eye-Tracking Heatmaps Reveal Where People Really Look

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Boing Boing shared a Business Insider article on "29 Eye-Tracking Heatmaps Reveal Where People Really Look -- They say the eyes tell all. Now thanks to eye-tracking technology we can tell what they're saying.

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How Fireworks Work and The Chemistry of Fireworks

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HardOCP (#1 and #2) shared two YouTube videos

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