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Mesmerizing Videos of Ballerinas Preparing Their Pointe Shoes

Hours of crunching, sewing, and ripping go into readying a piece of footwear that lasts for just one performance.<p>I think I've found my ASMR trigger: watching YouTube videos of ballet dancers preparing their pointe shoes.<p>Don't get me wrong, I like the actual ballet well enough. But there's something …

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Mama June Reveals A Different Sex Offender Fathered Two Of Her Kids

After photos surfaced of the southern matriarch spending time with a convicted child molester, June “Mama June” Shannon is now admitting to a relationship with another sex offender who apparently fathered two of her children. The whole mess started about a month ago when photos surfaced of Mama …

Can God Beat the NRA?

A multi-denominational anti-gun violence group is going to the source: the manufacturers, to change their practices. Gotta start somewhere.<p>“Do not …

Apple downplays threat posed by Masque Attack bug

A vulnerability could allow hackers to trick users into downloading fake apps, which could siphon off their personal information, researchers warn.<p>Responding to reports of a potential security threat that could allow hackers to steal personal information from iPhones and iPads, Apple issued a …

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US government is using planes to spy on cell phones, suck up data

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Mark Harky via Flickr CC<p>It’s the sort of thing that makes you want to hide in a cave with a tin foil hat: a new report …

Amazon and publisher Hachette end dispute over online book sales

The long-running battle between Amazon and publisher Hachette has come to a close, after the companies reached agreement over online and ebook sales after months of acrimony that pitted the world’s largest online retailer against authors, agents and publishers.<p>Since early May Amazon has been locked …

Reports: 3rd Ebola patient headed to Nebraska

A third Ebola patient is headed to the special Biocontainment Unit at the Nebraska Medical Center this weekend, according to news reports Thursday.<p>The Associated Press identified the patient as Martin Salia, a surgeon who was infected with the virus while treating victims in Sierra Leone, one of …

All the asteroids found to date in one cool animated visualization

Here's a cool visualization that, even knowing how much empty space is out there, still freaks the hell out of me: All the ~600,000 asteroids …

A Mathematical Proof That The Universe Could Have Formed Spontaneously From Nothing

Cosmologists assume that natural quantum fluctuations allowed the Big Bang to happen spontaneously. Now they have a mathematical proof<p>One of the …

An Animated Guide To CPR For Humans, Cats, And Dogs

Here for sharing far and wide is a clear, concise, animated guide to CPR (conventional <i>and</i> compression only) for adults and kids ages nine and up. …

This Single LEGO Brick is a Working Pinhole Camera that Captures Teeny Pictures

We’ve seen and shared LEGO cameras before, but never before today have we seen a camera made from a single 2×2 stud LEGO brick. That, however, is …