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Dog tackles soccer player mid-match

Usually violent, blind-side tackles are frowned upon in soccer, but this clip of exactly just that will only make you laugh.<p>In a preseason match, German soccer player Lina Magull sprints down the pitch to receive a pass, except she has some unexpected competition. A determined dog runs out onto the …

22 Outstanding Essays I've Read on the Internet

<i>“Google can bring you back 100,000 answers. A librarian can bring you back the right one.”</i><p><i>― Neil Gaiman</i><p>As Mr. Gaiman cleverly suggests in the opening …

Books

Dazzling Images of the Brain Created by Neuroscientist-Artist

The brain has been called the most complex structure in the universe, but it may also be the most beautiful. One artist's work captures both the …

Neurophilosophy

Man in £40,000 scam who faked disability is caught on shopping trip

Alan Knight pretended to be quadriplegic for two years to avoid prosecution for conning elderly neighbour<p>A fraudster conned an elderly neighbour out of £40,000 and pretended to be quadriplegic for two years in order to evade justice before he was finally caught by police going on shopping trips and …

Must Watch: Danny Macaskill – The Ridge

The latest riding masterpiece from Danny Macaskill is out. Even though we’ve grown to expect crazy stunts, army tanks, sculpted jumps, and even …

Mountain Biking