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Seven/7 Things You May Not Realize About Cats

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VideoSift shared a musical minute and 52 seconds YouTube video Seven/"7 Things You May Not Realize About Your Cat".

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Urinal Dynamics: a tactical guide and summary.

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Boing Boing shared an over one minute YouTube video showing "Urinal Dynamics: a tactical summary -- We illustrate the importance of good technique when using a urinal and offer some advice. Through high-speed video footage of a simulated male urine stream we show that reduced splash can be achieved by aiming at a vertical surface, moving closer to the urinal and by decreasing the impact angle."

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Hurricane? Cyclone? Typhoon? Here's the difference...

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NewsDaily answered the questions and provides details to "Hurricane? Cyclone? Typhoon? Here's the difference -- How a hurricane differs from a typhoon or cyclone:

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How Animals See The World

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VideoSift shared a two minutes non-verbal YouTube video showing "How Animals See The World -- Animals see things we can't even imagine".

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Facts That Prove Spiders Save Us All

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VideoSift shared a two minutes and seven seconds educational and musical YouTube video showing "Facts That Prove Spiders Save Us All -- If it wasn't for spiders, the world would probably end..."

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TED talk: Kelly McGonigal: How to make stress your friend.

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VideoSift shared Kelly McGonigal's TED Talk almost 14.5 minutes video on "How to make stress your friend -- Stress. It makes your heart pound, your breathing quicken and your forehead sweat. But while stress has been made into a public health enemy, new research suggests that stress may only be bad for you if you believe that to be the case. Psychologist Kelly McGonigal urges us to see stress as a positive, and introduces us to an unsung mechanism for stress reduction: reaching out to others..."

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Finding Hell on Earth

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VideoSift shared an over 4.5 minutes musical YouTube video showing "Finding Hell on Earth -- Five/5 of the hottest, driest, strangest, deadliest and most amazing places

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How Much Do Animals Sleep?

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Davidhumus' /. comment mentioned Dr. Chulder's web page showing "How Much Do Animals Sleep? -- Most animals have a daily pattern of rest and activity. Some animals are more active during the day (diurnal) and some are more active during the night (nocturnal). How much time do animals spend sleeping? Well, it depends on the animal..."

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Zombies versus/vs. animals? The living dead wouldn't stand a chance.

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This Boing Boing article "explains how nature would deal with a zombie outbreak: brutally, and without quarter..."

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13 animated interesting animals GIF facts.

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Reddit mentioned 13 animated images showing "The QI Zoo -- Some quite interesting animals Graphics_Interchange_Format (GIF) facts from QI. Please do not rattle the cages."

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Cats on Film -- A behind-the-scenes (and tongue-in-cheek) look at cat videos...

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VideoSift shared a funny 3.75+ minutes YouTube video (also on Funny Or Die) showing "Cats on Film -- She's been directing cat videos for fifteen/15 years and you may not even know her name. She's Shula Von Hollow and she's the industry's premiere cat video auteur."

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Ginger Cat versus/vs. The Paper Army

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VideoSift shared a 2.5 minutes YouTube video showing a ginger cat versus/vs. the paper army -- "Cats love to attack paper. Today, paper fights back..."

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Arachnophobic Entomologists: When Two More Legs Make a Big Difference

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This Science Daily article mentioned "Arachnophobic Entomologists: When Two More Legs Make a Big Difference ... For some entomologists, an apparent paradox exists: Despite choosing a career working with insects, they exhibit negative feelings toward spiders which range from mild disgust to extreme arachnophobia..."

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BLYM -- A Flash puzzle game.

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Blue's News shared a Flash puzzle game titled "BLYM" on FreeWebArcade and its official web sites, GameShot.org and A10 -- "BLYM's a cute and slimy creature with some stunning skills. Morph into blocks and move as such to master the levels in our new platform puzzler."

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Weird World of Wonders -- A funny narrated puzzle Flash game.

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Blue's News shared a funny narrated Flash puzzle game titled "Weird World of Wonders" on Games For Work and its official web site, Pan Macmillan -- "Reach the level end and avoid guards as you use your dog to fetch keys and open gates."

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Vincent van Gogh's "Starry Night" made from about 3,500 Hubble images!

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Reddit shared a huge image (4400x3600 pixels; about 6 MB) showing "Vincent van Gogh's 'Starry Night' made from about 3,500 Hubble images!"

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Aliens Like Milk -- A Flash puzzle game.

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Blue's News shared a cute Flash puzzle game titled "Aliens Like Milk" on Free Web Arcade and its official web site, Gamezhero -- "Alex is a cute alien. He likes milk very much, but what a pity – there is no more milk in the fridge! It's time to go in search of cows who will treat Alex with milk. Go towards the new adventures... In this breathtaking physics puzzle you will use interesting mechanisms to rescue all good cows. Collect stars on your way, they will help you to unlock the new planets."

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Comic Strips from Beatrice, the Biologist.

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"Beatrice the Biologist is part science blog, part comic, and part incoherent rambling..."

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Talking Kitty Cat

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SteveCash83's YouTube video playlist showing funny "Talking Kitty Cat" of pets talking with cussings (there is also another cat and a dog).

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