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How the Illuminati Stole the Mind, Soul, and Body of Hip-Hop

The true story of how an 18th-century secret society came to dominate today’s music industry (allegedly).<p>Have you noticed how a lot of musicians have …

Some Perfect Human Mashed Up the Pepsi Man and "m.A.A.d. city" and Now We Have World Peace

Sometimes a mashup is so good, so outrageous, that you just have to take a moment to thank everyone who made it possible for you to be right here, right now, to listen to it.<p><i>Image via Soundcloud</i><p>Sometimes a mashup is posted online that is so good, so outrageous, that you just have to take a moment …

Why Are Sports Bras So Terrible?

The science of and psychology behind bouncing breasts<p>In the Victorian era, women turned to corsets to keep their breasts from moving too much. Those competing at Wimbledon in 1887 returned to their dressing rooms in between matches to "unhitch their bloody corsets," having been "repeatedly stabbed …

10 Vital Pieces of Life Wisdom We Learned From Nick Offerman's Reddit AMA

"Fruit belongs in still-life paintings. And on Friday nights, in the butt."<p>On Monday, comedian and actor Nick Offerman did an AMA on Reddit. It was a very good AMA and many questions were asked and some were answered. Here are some highlights.<p><b>On meat.</b><p>Q: What's your favorite cut of beef?<p>A: …

The best and oddest science-inspired music

Science inspires music more often than you might think. Philip Ball compiled a playlist of the good, the bad and the far-out.<p>In February 1930, a young astronomer called Clyde Tombaugh confirmed what some researchers had suspected for some time: the solar system was home to a ninth planet, orbiting …

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The Sunni-Shiite Divide Explained With Extremely Useful Maps And Timelines

"If we want to understand the Middle East, if we want to understand why conflicts are happening the way they are, and how these conflicts may be resolved, we cannot take our eyes of the Shiite-Sunni conflict, says Vali R. Nasr, Dean of the School of Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins …