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Caterpillar Machines Play Giant Jenga

Apr 17, 14 Caterpillar Machines Play Giant Jenga

Posted by in Gaming, Juxtaposed In Japan

Caterpillar Inc. has created a gigantic game of Jenga using 27 wooden blocks weighing 272 KG each. All can be seen in the video, including the eventual thunderous collapse.

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Remembering That Smell

Apr 17, 14 Remembering That Smell

Posted by in Miracles Of The Modern, Science

Everyone gets these scent-induced memory triggers from time to time, as our sense of smell is strongly tied to memory, but until now we have had little understanding of just how it works. Researchers at the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience have recently found the process behind this.

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The Shaming Of Strangers

Apr 17, 14 The Shaming Of Strangers

Posted by in An English Angle, Technology

In the never ending search for new sources of titillation on social media sites, a new trend has emerged and it is dividing opinion in a big way. It has been labelled “stranger shaming” and the latest incarnation – “Women Who Eat On Tubes” – has caused a big stir.

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NASCAR Legend In The Making

Apr 17, 14 NASCAR Legend In The Making

Posted by in At The Track, Automotive

For all of you hardcore NASCAR fans, you know what I am talking about. However, for the remaining bunch that occasionally watch a race or don’t watch any at all, there is an up and coming racing star.

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45 Tips To A Healthier Life (Part 2)

Apr 17, 14 45 Tips To A Healthier Life (Part 2)

Posted by in Health

The first part of this series identified the first 15 tips that health24 gives to help people be healthier. Part 2 looks at 16-30 of the 45 tips, so let’s jump to it.

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First Look At Run & Gun

Apr 17, 14 First Look At Run & Gun

Posted by in Gamemaster's Grimoire

This past week the first supplemental book for Shadowrun Fifth Edition was released, at least in digital form – hard-copies are set to be out soon – Run & Gun.

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Cargo Of The Space Dragon

Apr 16, 14 Cargo Of The Space Dragon

Posted by in Miracles Of The Modern, Space

Can dragons fly into space? For the SpaceX Dragon capsule, April 14 marks its third trip to the International Space Station. A supply capsule, the Dragon is essential in bringing much needed supplies up to the orbital laboratory, as well as returning samples and hardware here to Earth. For this, its third trip, the Dragon will be bringing with it four spectacular new projects that will soon be in place.

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New Car, New Look, 2015 Z06 Corvette Convertible

Apr 16, 14 New Car, New Look, 2015 Z06 Corvette Convertible

Posted by in Automotive

Every once in a while, an automaker will pull out all the stops to unveil a new vehicle design. Chevrolet is doing just that. They are unveiling a 2015 Z06 Corvette at the New York Auto Show, which isn’t new news, but being a Convertible is.

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Global Drug Survey And “Clueless” UK

Apr 16, 14 Global Drug Survey And “Clueless” UK

Posted by in An English Angle, Technology

Last week, while waiting in my car before a dental appointment, I watched a drug deal take place. According to a new survey, however, this way of dealing and buying drugs is being replaced by online markets for both illegal drugs and “legal highs,” and the UK is the place where internet drug purchase is most common.

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Anti-Social Media To Help You Avoid People

Apr 16, 14 Anti-Social Media To Help You Avoid People

Posted by in Juxtaposed In Japan, Technology

I do like ‘alone time’ and sometimes dislike the fact that we are increasingly more contactable with every passing app. So when I heard about Cloak, the service that will notify us when certain people are nearby, I was pleased to note that technology can help us to keep ourselves to ourselves, as well as keep us in touch.

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