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Jan 20, 2014
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Chris Hadfield’s “Space Oddity” –with Puppets

Mario and Fafa of Glove & Boots, the famous online puppet troupe, recently decided to add a bit of their own, um, ‘flavor’ to Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield‘s moving cover of “Space Oddity,” the famous David Bowie song about Major Tom, a traveler who gets lost in outer space.

Anyhoo, these two puppet pals decide to take a sad, serious, heartfelt rendition of what’s already a sad, serious, heartfelt song — one that’s made even more so by being performed in actual outer space — and they do what with it, exactly? That’s right, they make it FUN. Take it away, boys!

via Geekosystem

Jan 2, 2014
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Does Being Cold Make You Sick?

WINTER IS COMING! So is it true you can’t get sick from being out in the cold? Even though every time you’re out in the freezing winter weather for too long, that’s exactly when you get hit with a nasty flu??

via Devour

Dec 23, 2013
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Robots Complete Challenges, Creep Me Out

Let us watch as more foolishly arrogant engineering students push us ever closer to the impending doom that lies ahead, i.e. the Robot Apocalypse (as was ominously and accurately foretold in The Terminator movies). When the robots take over, and they will, DON’T SAY I DIDN’T WARN YOU.


Jun 22, 2013
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Deaf toddler hears his dad’s voice for the first time

After receiving the first auditory brain stem implant performed in the U.S., young Grayson hears his father’s voice for the very first time … Ahhhh, damn it. Someone keeps chopping onions in here!!


Jun 5, 2013
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Which side of the road do you drive on?

Some earthlings choose to drive on the right side of the road, while others stay on the left. Crazy, right?