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gizmodo.com — When humans take the drug MDMA, versions of which are known as molly or ecstasy, they commonly feel very happy, extraverted, and particularly interested in physical touch. A group of scientists recently wondered whether this drug might have a similar effect on other species—specifically, octopuses, …
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cnbc.com — Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa put down a significant deposit with SpaceX to become the first ever private tourist to fly around the moon on the company's Big Falcon Rocket (BFR) Maezawa wants to take six to eight artists from around the world on the nearly week-long trip. The mission is expe…
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engadget.com — It might not be all that exciting to dig tunnels, but The Boring Company may have a way of livening things up a bit: give the operators a gamepad. The Elon Musk-owned outfit has posted a video showing a test that used an Xbox One controller to steer the company's latest boring machine. It's not as r…
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finance.yahoo.com — Elon Musk smoked weed during a recorded interview with Joe Rogan. Surprised? You shouldn't be. Ever since Elon has been in the public eye, he's done all kinds of things that should've tipped you off and let you know he gets down. Full Article >>
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slate.com — Fire is bad, but is sprinkler water any better? On Sept. 2, a fire burned for more than five hours in the halls of the National Museum of Brazil, reducing the 200-year-old building to a charred husk. Described by a candidate in the country’s upcoming election as “a lobotomy in Brazilian memory,” th…
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nbcnews.com — You've heard of offshore drilling platforms and offshore wind farms. Now a Dutch company is developing what's being called the world's first offshore dairy farm. Plans call for the high-tech, multilevel facility to open this fall in Rotterdam, a port city about 50 miles southwest of Amsterdam. The …
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sciencealert.com — Created by artist and architect Hajime Narukawa, the map looks pretty weird at first glance, with an orientation shift between Asia and North America, but it's actually one of the most proportional maps we've got. That's because creating a precise a flat map of our spherical planet is incredibly ha…
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mashable.com — Which antivirus software should you get though? You might think that you need to spend considerable money in order to get a great antivirus software package, but that's not always the case. Plenty of free solutions now exist and are worth your time. They're often made by the same manufacturers of pa…
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ladbible.com — This is something you have to see to actually believe - a full-sized Bugatti Chiron made of LEGO bricks that you can actually drive. Full Article >>
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gizmodo.com — An artist’s impression of AzTEC-1Illustration: National Astronomical Observatory of Japan Chile’s Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) has observed a galaxy that looks nothing like what researchers expected. It’s forming stars at an absolutely incredible rate. The “Monster Galaxy”, …
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