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A map that shows you where the ISS is over, in real time
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Bill O’Reilly admits he did not see “Irish terrorists kill” in Northern Ireland
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Mushroom called "devil's fingers" looks like a hand reaching out of the ground
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Talking to the devil
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Baby Tortoises Born on Galapagos Island for First Time in 100 Years
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TIL that Google Maps calculates traffic by tracking how fast Android devices are moving on the road.
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Home made Batman suit blocks multiple punches
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Lenovo launches sub-$200 tablets, Android-based Tab 2 A8 and A10, and Windows-based MIIX 300 (N(...)
Nicole Lee / Engadget:Lenovo launches sub-$200 tablets, Android-based Tab 2 A8 and A10, and Windows-based MIIX 300  —  Lenovo rolls out new sub-$200 tablets, two with Dolby Atmos  —  Lenovo
Why Silicon Valley is the new revolving door for Obama staffers (Washington Post)
Washington Post:Why Silicon Valley is the new revolving door for Obama staffers  —  In 2004, when Barack Obama was running for the U.S. Senate, he made his first visit to Googles campus and saw firsthand
Sources: social news reader Prismatic on the block, with Microsoft the front runner in buying i(...)
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:Sources: social news reader Prismatic on the block, with Microsoft the front runner in buying it; Apple and Yahoo have also expressed serious interest  —  Microsoft Wants
HP's Spectre x360 is a 13-inch Broadwell-powered convertible laptop with up to 12.5 hours of ba(...)
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:HPs Spectre x360 is a 13-inch Broadwell-powered convertible laptop with up to 12.5 hours of battery life, available today from $899  —  HPs Spectre x360 is
David Besbris no longer running Google+, replaced by longtime VP of Product Bradley Horowitz (I(...)
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:David Besbris no longer running Google+, replaced by longtime VP of Product Bradley Horowitz  —  Bradley Horowitz Is Now Running Google+  —  More changes afoot at Google+. 
How The Huffington Post, Fusion, Mashable, NPR, Philly.com, and The Verge are using Snapchat (J(...)
Joseph Lichterman / Nieman Lab:How The Huffington Post, Fusion, Mashable, NPR, Philly.com, and The Verge are using Snapchat  —  Snapchat stories: Heres how 6 news orgs are thinking about the
BlackBerry plans to expand cross-platform offerings, may license features like its software key(...)
Ina Fried / Re/code:BlackBerry plans to expand cross-platform offerings, may license features like its software keyboard and BlackBerry Hub to other device makers  —  BlackBerry Aims to Show Its Software
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Michael Douglas discusses jailed son's woes
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Ryan Reynolds, Jessica Simpson and more Celeb Sightings
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Putin critic Alexei Navalny surprises Kremlin with strong showing in Moscow election
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Grads share pictures of their decorated caps — show us yours!
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300,000 expected 'popeful' tourists are blessing for Rome's hotel business
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North Korea fires two missiles into sea, South Korea says
North Korea has fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea, a South Korean Defense Ministry official said.The missiles were fired from North Koreas west coast into the Sea of Japan around 6:30 a.m. and 6:40 a.m. Monday (4:30 p.m.
Making peace with a surfboard
Solan’s Arab-Israeli friend Barak surfing the waves. Photo by Uri MagnusISRAEL21c talks to two Israelis who are building symbolic bridges with surfboards, sharing their passion with like-minded Arabs.She likes to hang out in Zarka (also called Jisr a-Zarka) for the
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Truck crashes into tree
The driver of the truck was able to walk away from the crash and seemed to be uninjured after he was checked over by paramedics at the scene. Its unclear at this time what caused the truck to drive into
Blasts in Iraq leave 37 dead
Members of Iraqi security forces and Shiite militia fighters make their way in vehicles from Samarra to the outskirts of Tikrit, north of Baghdad, Saturday as Islamic State suicide bombers and fighters struck targets in the northern Iraqi city of
Single stack
In the tech world a stack refers to all the elements of something. For the mortgage industry, the idea of the single stack is that one platform can either meet all of the functional requirements involved in assembling a mortgage,
February 2015 Round-up
Well, February seems to have had enough and is slinking off into obscurity, or at least the past, which I suppose its time for the usual summary thingy.
Photo: Bottles of nut chocolate liqueur are displayed in
Bottles of nut chocolate liqueur are displayed in VOM FASS at the Grand Canal Shoppes in the Venetian Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015. The store sells whiskeys and liqueurs on tap and lets shoppers sample them before purchasing.
Raptors Play Badly, Crushed by Warriors
My eyes still hurt from staring into the flames of burning garbage for two hours as the Raptors were spanked like naughty school boys in front of 20,000 fans last night at the Air Canada Center. The game started off
Russian Opposition Politician Boris Nemtsov Shot and Killed in Moscow
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Last month officially the coldest in Canada in 115 years: "The February 2015 temperature anomal(...)
Ever wonder what happens if you die on a plane? Besides no more beverage service, presumably
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A look at the golden age of drug marketing, a tale of glass, opium, alcohol, and neurotoxins
"The doomed Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was taken on an emotional 'last farewell' fly-past o(...)
Colorado sold 17 tons of retail marijuana. You know a product is successful when they use good (...)
Sierra Leone's vice president puts himself under voluntary quarantine due to the presence of Eb(...)
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Titan, awash in oceans of liquid methane and full of azotosomes?
A press release from Cornell explains how the researchers used some creative chemical modeling to construct a hypothetical, methane-based cell thats stable in Titans sub-zero oceans. They call their alien life form an azotosome. It order search for this hypothetical
On pregnancy, waiting and the malleability of time
I am waiting for my baby, waiting for summer, waiting for knowledge, but the waiting itself becomes the knowledge and then, even as I am so hungry for transition I am practically clawing out of my skin, I begin to
The Book of Life
After a year, The Philosophers Mail (previously) has concluded its project. But fret not: it has been succeeded by The Book of Life, a continuously updated online book that aims to be the curation of the best and most helpful
"But the man's uniquely evil, isn't he?"
John Gray: The Truth About Evil: Blair made this observation in November 2002, four months before the invasion of Iraq, when he invited six experts to Downing Street to brief him on the likely consequences of the war. The experts
In Style: The Dress Doctors
Before ready-to-wear and before fast fashion, American women created affordable clothing for themselves and their families with help from the Dress Doctors—the thrift experts, home economics professors, and fashion guide authors who advised women how to craft the most appropriate
"This movie was made in 1986. It invented all the cliches."
Matt Zoller Seitz hosted a sleepover for his 11 year old son and his sons friends. Soon it came time to watch a movie, which produced: Notes on watching Aliens for the first time again, with a bunch of kids
Wonders of Destruction in Arabic Fiction
Historians of war and society would like to believe that military conflicts have fixed beginnings and ends. Conventional depictions of the Lebanese civil war are no exception and typically confine that conflict within the notional temporal parameters of 1975–90. But
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