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The Right Arm of the Free World: A Look into the History of the FN FAL

During the last half of the 20th Century, the Fabrique Nationale FAL earned the nickname “the right arm of the free world” and became a symbol of the …

‘Scientology and the Aftermath’ Recap: Leah Remini Hears Former Member’s Scam Claim

Payback time! On the Tuesday, December 13, episode of <i>Scientology and the Aftermath</i>, <b>Leah Remini</b> explored the business side of the Church of …

Religion

New evidence from prehistoric human teeth reveals what the 'paleo diet' really looked like — and it's not what you think

Scientists from Cambridge, Cardiff, UCL, and York studied the remains of nine people who lived about 9,000 years ago in the late Mesolithic (6600 B.C. to 6450 B.C.) and the Mesolithic-Neolithic phases (6200 B.C. to 5900 B.C.) and found plant matter fossilized in their teeth.<p>Thanks to poor dental …

Paleo Diet

A Robotics Company Built A ‘Customer Service’ Robot Straight Out Of A Horror Movie

One of the biggest problems roboticists face in their quest to create life-like robots we won’t run screaming from in horror is the “uncanny valley.” Essentially, as a simulation gets closer to a human being, our brains more easily spot the flaws and start screaming that we should kill it with …

Walmart

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This Diner Is Serving a 'Dictator Obama' Breakfast Special

As the race to the White House gets more tumultuous by the day, a restaurant owner in in Upstate New York is using his menu to take a stance: The American Diner in the town of Liverpool is now serving a "Dictator Obama" breakfast special, reports Syracuse.com.<p>The plate of eggs and toast is priced …

The 25 Best Free Android Apps

From bleeding-edge productivity to fun with friends, presenting 25 great, no-cost additions to your home screen.<p>It’s time to load that Android-powered slab of glass and circuitry up with a heaping helping of download-worthy apps.<p>Of course, it’s downright impossible to individually tickle everyone’s …

Hilarious Short Film Tells 47 Dark Little Stories in 8 Minutes

These surreal mini-stories tackle the relationships between humans and the natural world.<p>Some of the stories in Réka Bucsi's <i>Symphony No. 42</i> are so short that you might miss them if you happen to sneeze at the wrong time, but each one is a fully-formed story nonetheless. They often tackle the …

Netflix has tons of hidden categories — here's how to see them

The vast amount of content on Netflix can get pretty unwieldy. Luckily, there's a secret, better way to browse the swaths of mediocre titles on the …