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These Hyperrealistic Paintings of Lips are So Erotic They Should be NSFW

4 hours 34 min ago
If lips and tongues are your thing, that is.
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Apple Says it’s Investigating the iCloud Leaked Nudes Hack

Mon, 2014-09-01 22:03
It's speculated that hackers used software called iBrute to force their way into celebrity iCloud accounts.
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This Chemist Used Liquid Nitrogen Instead of Ice in ALS Bucket Challenge

Mon, 2014-09-01 22:00
But he is unharmed thanks to the power of science.
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Researchers are Detecting Malaria Using Magnets

Mon, 2014-09-01 21:00
A technique similar to MRI scanners is able to detect the parasite's poop in a patient's blood.
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11 Reasons Email is the Worst

Mon, 2014-09-01 20:30
There are an awful lot of awkward situations and things that can go wrong where email is concerned.
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You Won’t Be Able to Find a Book in This Beautiful New Library

Mon, 2014-09-01 20:00
Everything is digital. No more having to wait for someone to return that much-needed textbook anymore.
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This New 4D Batman Theme Park Ride Looks Like a Giant Nope-Coaster

Mon, 2014-09-01 19:30
You will travel 360 degrees as you travel along the tracks. Nope. Just... Nope.
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The Asus Smartwatch Will Cost Less Than £120

Mon, 2014-09-01 19:00
That's a direct conversion, we still have taxes and 'localisation costs' to worry about.
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Watch Ants Work Together Beautifully to Bring Food Home

Mon, 2014-09-01 18:30
It looks a lot like what we humans would do when we're trying to move something big. Ants, they're just like us!
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Why Beer Isn’t Sold in Plastic Bottles

Mon, 2014-09-01 18:00
Why is it that we still use glass bottles and cans to store our beer in? Is it to do with aesthetics? Taste? Or is there another factor at play?
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This App Lets You Create Custom Shoes With Your Own Photos

Mon, 2014-09-01 17:30
Finally, I can give all my friends the perfect pair of kicks with my beautiful face all over them.
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This Tiny Audio Mixer Would Let You Turn Smartphones Into Turntables

Mon, 2014-09-01 17:00
If you want a portable, easy way to combine two sound sources, Openmix looks like it could be a great (and cheap!) option.
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This is How to Peel Apples Like a Pro

Mon, 2014-09-01 16:30
This is probably how Bob the Builder sorts out his fruit salads. If you're not using a power drill along with your Apple peeler, you're just wasting precious Apple pie eating time. It goes without saying, but don't try this at home. Full video inside.
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The US Navy Built its Own Indoor Ocean to Test Ships

Mon, 2014-09-01 16:00
Thanks to 216 newly acquired electronic waveboards, this mini-ocean is the most high-tech wave-testing basin the world has to offer.
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Today’s Best Reads From Our Other Sites

Mon, 2014-09-01 15:45
Kotaku UK: How to create a game character that doesn't suck | Five weird games you can play inspired by Katamari Damacy | First good look at Persona 5 | Lifehacker UK: How to handle a toxic work environment | How I work: Angelo Sotira, co-founder of DeviantArt | What's the best cloud storage service? Amazon vs Dropbox vs Google Drive vs More
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Sim City Megacity Has Over 100 Million People Living in It

Mon, 2014-09-01 15:30
The project contains 81 large city tiles, 26,542km of roads, 8,626km of subway lines and 324 hydrogen power plants.
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A Rock So Fantastically Beautiful That it’s Hard to Believe it’s Real

Mon, 2014-09-01 15:15
This looks like some 3D rendering of a fantastic alien matter that can't possibly exist on Earth. But, being the amazing planet we live in, it is actually a real thing: "A bismuth crystal illustrating the many iridescent refraction hues of its oxide surface." [Sploid]
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Top Notch A-Level and GCSE Schooling Going for Free on iTunes U

Mon, 2014-09-01 15:00
Lessons from a top independent UK school have been posted to Apple's teaching store, available for free.
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Watch an Unmanned F-16 Jet Dodge a Live Bullet for the First Time

Mon, 2014-09-01 14:45
It's pretty stunning to see the jet dodging bullets in the sky.
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Modern Biscuits and Crisps Diet is Bringing Gout and Rickets Back

Mon, 2014-09-01 14:30
Don't raise the children entirely on micro-noodles pushed under their bedroom doors.
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