The last book and movies are not the end of Harry Potter after all. J.K. Rowling is launching Pottermore, an interactive publishing and social media site for all things Potter. (via Metafilter)
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NASA Envisions Alien Worlds. This gallery has artists' renderings of what other places in our universe might look like, based on information we have plus human imagination.
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Jean Pierre Dutilleux's expedition meets the Toulambi tribe of Papua New Guinea, captured on video. Fear and wonder eventually turns to laughter and acceptance. Contains a little nudity.
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An Honest Facebook Political Argument. Are you a troublemaker, bait-taker, lazy activist, or peacemaker? (via Neatorama)
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A cat -no, wait - a herd of cats discover bubble wrap for the first time. Watch those claws, kitties!
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A Brief History of the Corporation: 1600 to 2100. Trust me, this is a lot more interesting and easier to read than you'd think at first glance. (via Boing Boing)
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The Oomphalapompatronium is a musical instrument developed by Leonard Solomon. It looks kinda like the plumbing system underneath my house.
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A Global Warming Video … from 1958?! Experts have been warning us for over 50 years, and we still aren't taking them seriously enough.