6 Eerily Specific World Events Predicted by Comics. Is it possible that comic book writers have a super power of their own?  (via Interesting Pile)
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X-ray Mania! At the end of the 19th century, x-rays were so popular that many products sported the word (if not the actual rays), from prophylactics to stove polish. (via National Geographic News)
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When is a music video made of toast? When it's the new song "Last Leaf" from OK Go!
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What Alcohol Actually Does to Your Brain and Body. It's like a "pharmacological hand grenade", but the news is not all bad. (via The High Definite)
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Watch a 3-year-old conduct the 4th movement of Beethoven's 5th Symphony. He obviously knows the piece inside and out, but he's still as cute and excited as a preschooler should be. (via Metafilter)
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Defenestration is the act of throwing something out of a window, or in this case, your body right through the glass. It's also an easy way to put a little oomph into a mediocre movie. (via Gorilla Mask)
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Who Needs Paper? It's filling up our landfills, and there are plenty of alternatives.