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Immigration map: What are the biggest immigrant groups in your state?

Last month, I wrote about the fun and the pitfalls of viral maps, a feature that included 88 super-simple maps of my own creation. As a follow-up, …

Language map: What’s the most popular language in your state?

Last month, I wrote about the fun and the pitfalls of viral maps, a feature that included 88 super-simple maps of my own creation. As a follow-up, …

Tro-Bro Léon in photos

They call Tro-Bro Léon the Petit Paris-Roubaix and L’Enfer de L’Ouest – the Hell of the West. The nicknames sound nice — it seems every great race …

This is roughly 200 years of American history in one mesmerizing GIF.

There's a ton of juicy stuff in this incredible map. Couple of takeaways for me:<p>1. How about that neutral territory between Oklahoma and Texas that …

Let Me Live That Fantasy

In search of Puddles, the saddest clown of all, whose voice — along with Lorde’s music — made him an Internet star<p>I heard that the clown would never …

United Steaks of America map: If each state could have only one meat, what would it be?

Alabama<p>Meatloaf<p>Yes, Alabama, I know you have barbecue. And your Gulf Coast seafood is absolutely divine. But the meat dish that best embodies the …

#BBCtrending: Super Mario’s ancient Chinese makeover

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1055000/1055818_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524655469_2320e0dcab1a31da992ddc6441ad5860<p><b>Almost two million people have watched a YouTube video of a musician playing the Super Mario Bros theme tune on a traditional Chinese mouth organ.</b><p>The …

50 Rock Star Logos For Scientists

If physicists and mathematicians can’t be rock stars, why can’t they at least have rock star logos? No reason at all, as these 50 incredible “scientific typographics” of influential cosmologists and scientists from Pythagoras to Stephen Hawking make abundantly clear.<p>The scientific typographics were …

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Machines Alive! </br>The Whimsical Art of Boris Artzybasheff

"QUANTUM SHOT" #865 <br>Link - article by James Vaughan and Avi Abrams<p><b>Hungry printing presses, greedily laughing, grinding gears... Is it a dream, or a</b> …

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The heavy-lifting 'mule women' of Melilla

<b>They are known as the mule women of Melilla. Everyday they carry heavy loads across the border between the Spanish enclave and Morocco. Melilla is an important entry point for goods into North Africa - and if the women can carry them, they can be imported into Morocco duty-free.</b><p>In the early morning …

Japanese Contemporary 2D Artists

"QUANTUM SHOT" #849 <br>Link - article by Avi Abrams<p><b>Spectacular and complex, sophisticated 2D works - the ones that really stand out</b><p>Today we are going to …

Bob Hamelin, worst baseball card ever: The case of 1996 Pinnacle Foil No. 289.

The worst baseball card of all time is not the kind of bad that creeps up on you. Glance at 1996 Pinnacle Foil No. 289 for half a second and you’ll …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Beetles eat greedy offspring Edinburgh University research finds

<b>Burying beetles occasionally punish young who nag for food by eating those who pester them most, according to Edinburgh University research.</b><p>It encourages the larvae to plead more honestly according to how hungry they are and not try to outdo their siblings by pestering their mother for food.<p>It also …

What Land Did Europeans Actually Discover? [Infographic]

Uh, some islands 'n' stuff?<p>In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. And promptly "discovered" a new world...one where plenty of people had already lived for thousands of years. What other "new worlds" did European explorers stumble upon during the Age of Discovery, like a college freshman …

12 Cruel Anti-Suffragette Cartoons

Throughout history, there were people who did not want women to vote. Women would work, they would pay taxes, they would technically be considered …

Olinguito: 'Overlooked' mammal carnivore is major discovery

<b>Scientists in the US have discovered a new animal living in the cloud forests of Colombia and Ecuador.</b><p>It has been named olinguito and is the first new species of carnivore to be identified in the Western hemisphere in 35 years.<p>It has taken more than a decade to identify the mammal, a discovery that …

The 1931 Histomap: The entire history of the world distilled into a single map/chart.

<i>The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space</i> …

A Salute to Southpaws for Left-Handers' Day

Because the definition of left-handedness varies so much from study to study, it has been estimated that anywhere from 7 to 30 percent of the …