An interactive map of Manhattan compares the city in old maps and new. Watch it grow in population, infrastructure, and physically by landfill. (via Metafilter)
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This guy lost his leg a year ago. Now he has a new one designed to look like The Terminator.
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A particularly steep hill caused grief for many competitors at the BUCS Cycling Championships at Moelfre Hall Downhill Track in Wales. If you think the hill doesn’t look all that steep in this video, notice the angle of the spectators.
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Randall Munroe of xkcd illustrates how much ionizing radiation we get from various activities, from eating a banana to receiving a fatal dose of fallout. The exponential differences should be reassuring to anyone who doesn't live near Chernobyl. (via Bad Astronomy)
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This is the supercut of movie clips in which someone says the title of the movie. See if you can find the one that was said in the wrong film.
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Transform is one WEIRD game. You have to try it -once. Maybe twice, because it changes depending on how fast you go.
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12 Things You Might Not Know About the Dust Bowl. History class didn't cover it much, since there was also a depression and a European war brewing at the same time.