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North Carolina Alderman calls constituent "mixed race b**ch" in public.
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Is it possible for something to be so hot that it emitted little to no radiation in the visible(...)
I looked up black body radiation and found this image: which shows emission spectra shifting toward shorter wavelengths as temperature increases. However, there is still significant energy at longer wavelengths. Is it possible for something to be hot enough to
I am Gordon Ramsay. AMA.
Hello reddit. Gordon Ramsay here. This is my first time doing a reddit AMA, and I'm looking forward to answering as many of your questions as time permits this morning (with assistance from Victoria from reddit). This week we are
Zuckerberg's Internet.org project bribes corrupt, non-neutral carriers in poor countries to exe(...)
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Octopuses move with uncoordinated arms: Motion command system for eight limbs could be model fo(...)
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Before and after Adoption
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The total misunderstanding of my six year old!
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Comcast, TWC will meet with Department of Justice for the first time since the merger was annou(...)
Wall Street Journal:Comcast, TWC will meet with Department of Justice for the first time since the merger was announced to negotiate concessions that could ease regulatory approval  —  Comcast and
Bad software update kills many Wink smart home hubs (Richard Lawler/Engadget)
Richard Lawler / Engadget:Bad software update kills many Wink smart home hubs  —  Now for the downside of a house loaded up with “smart” devices to allow remote control and
British company Social Chain prospers running a network of big viral Twitter accounts, faces ac(...)
Luke Bailey / BuzzFeed:British company Social Chain prospers running a network of big viral Twitter accounts, faces accusations about plagiarism and troubling advertising practices  —  Meet The Company Secretly Running
Google says experimental UDP-based transport protocol QUIC improves Google search load times by(...)
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:Google says experimental UDP-based transport protocol QUIC improves Google search load times by 3%, ramps up usage in Chrome  —  Google Wants To Speed Up The Web
ACLU: at least 28 inspector general websites for whistleblower reports and the State Department(...)
Washington Post:ACLU: at least 28 inspector general websites for whistleblower reports and the State Department terrorist tip site do not use HTTPS  —  Why confidential tips to the government may
Funds left in Google Wallet Balance will now be FDIC insured (Mandi Woodruff/Yahoo! Finance)
Mandi Woodruff / Yahoo! Finance:Funds left in Google Wallet Balance will now be FDIC insured  —  YAHOO FINANCE EXCLUSIVE: Google Wallet just got a lot safer  —  Google (GOOGL) is
Comcast to bring two-gigabit Internet service to Bay Area, boost existing tiers (Mark Hachman/P(...)
Mark Hachman / PCWorld:Comcast to bring two-gigabit Internet service to Bay Area, boost existing tiers  —  Comcast said Friday that it will bring its 2-gigabit symmetrical Gigabit Pro service to
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ISIL video purports to show killing of Ethiopian Christians
A video purporting to show the killing of Ethiopian Christians by Islamic State-affiliated militants in Libya has been released online.The 29-minute video appears to show militants holding two groups of captives, one by an affiliate in eastern Libya known as
Greece Remains Defiant as Creditors Up Pressure for a Deal -
Greek officials, including Deputy Prime Minister Yannis Dragasakis, stood their ground. We want a viable solution within the euro, Dragasakis said in an interview published Sunday in Athens-based To Vima newspaper. Still, we dont budge from our red lines. . .
Oklahoma City bombing, lessons 20 years later (Opinion) - CNN.com
(CNN)Twenty years ago, on April 19, 1995, Timothy McVeigh detonated a massive truck bomb in front of the Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. The attack killed 168 men, women and children, injured hundreds more, and remains the deadliest act
Panorama - Grassy Point At Dawn
I was up early yesterday and we stopped off over here to get some pictures as the sun came up.
European FMs urge policy chief: Label West Bank settlement products - Haaretz
The foreign ministers from 16 out of 28 European Union countries on Thursday sent a letter to EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini asking her to push forward the process of labeling goods produced in Israeli settlements that are sold
In A World Of Religious Turmoil, America's Ignorance About World Religions WILL Bite Us In The A$$
Pop quiz, Hot Shot: Can a teacher read from the Bible as part of a literature class? Answer: Yes. Some may believe that the Establishment Clause forbids this and, if the teacher were using the Bible to proselytize, they would
A Hilarious Video Reveals 56% Of Congress GOPers Suffer 'Climate Change Denial Disorder' (VIDEO)
“Does your parent, grandparent, or political representative suffer from Climate Change Denial Disorder?” A hilarious Funny or Diespoof ad leads in with that question, then explains:“CCCD is a rapidly spreading disease th …
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Linstead resident escapes injuries after train derails stopping metres from his house
He said when he looked up the hillside, he saw the section of a train rolling down towards his house. He said he also considered running inside the house but decided against that move in the event that the out-of-control
Mom, babysitter charged with murder in death of 2-year-old Delco boy
Shannon M. Matthews, 30, was escorted out of the Delaware County Court of Common Pleas Friday following the formal charges filed against her that included third-degree murder, simple assault, aggravated assault, endangering the welfare of children, involuntary manslaughter and conspiracy
iTunes Is Bad at Math, Part 2
The other day, I showed an example of iTunes bad math . Heres another. Heres the storage available on my iPhone, as shown in iTunes, and on the iPhone itself.
The RNA Worlds in Context
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. A new type of review journal, featuring comprehensive collections of expert review articles on important topics in the
Sunday newsagency management tip: be a specialty retailer
Newsagency businesses are your quintessential independent specialty retailer but how much of a specialty retailer are you? What do you offer in your business that is specialty or unique? What do you offer to differentiate between your business and other
R2-D2 delightfully plays with young 'Star Wars' superfan in wheelchair
A fan-made R2-D2 unit rolled up to a young boy in a wheelchair at the Star Wars Celebration convention in Anaheim, California, on Friday. In the video, the pair play around on their wheels, doing a delightful dance together -
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I like it when another person thinks like me. This guy read a study, called bull____, and used common sense/experience to explain why the scientific study is obvious bunk: What men really talk about in the pub .
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Is that an FM radio in your pocket, or are you just happy to see me?
For the first time in a century, bald eagles are back in New York. See, that whole 'Freedom Tow(...)
California: LEAVE ALMONDS ALONE
Hermione to set sail once again for America. Harry drunk dials Cho Chang
John Hinckley Jr. is now spending some time in the wild and is trying to adjust to a normal lif(...)
Wildfire in California threatens hundreds of homes. Fire would have been out much earlier, but (...)
Creeped out couple pissed off they can't film their flock of low-flying aliens because their te(...)
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YOU ARE WATCHING FISHCENTER LIVE
Have you been looking for a live, daily, marine-themed call-in show where the fish compete and the callers have questionable judgment? Tune into FishCenter Live weekdays at 4PM EST, with continuous replays until the next episode. Warning: very NSFC (not
Fashion Shouldn't Take Your Breath Away
Vintage Gas Mask Carrier & Handbag Patterns
The World's Future Megaprojects
A short documentary (30min) that introduces ten of the worlds most ambitious megaprojects currently under development and paints a picture of the astonishing scale and political landscape of ongoing globalisation (SLYT). The projects featured are: Dubai World Central (United Arab
The High Line's New Museum
A New Whitney It has been interesting to watch the High Line progress from nothing more than a dream to its current wonderful reality mixing green, gleam and grit. Jasons early unauthorized foray introduced many around these parts to the
You've sold 17 million albums and you want to pay me nothing?
A professional photographer for more than 20 years, and published in Q, Melody Maker and Rolling Stone, Pat Pope has worked with many of the biggest names in pop and rock music, including Oasis, David Bowie and Radiohead. One act
Occupation... Baby
Retrogaming blog VGJunk has just turned 5, and celebrated with a post about the gonzo Capcom beat em up classic Captain Commando. Over the last half-decade, VG Junk has uncovered a hidden Treasure with McDonalds, helped NSync get to their
A Beautiful Question: Finding Nature's Deep Design
Frank Wilczek: Physics in 100 Years - Here I indulge in wide-ranging speculations on the shape of physics, and technology closely related to physics, over the next one hundred years. Themes include the many faces of unification, the re-imagining of
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