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It would be great to have more comfortable clothes in the summer. It still sounds a long way off to me, but take a look at a possible future.

http://www.technologyreview.com/view/539626/how-next-generation-fabrics-will-keep-you-cool-in-summer-heat/
Fabrics that are transparent in the infrared can radiate body heat at rates that will significantly reduce the burden on power-hungry air-conditioning systems.
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This is a really cool looking lake. I'd love to see it sometime.
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A cautionary tale about trusting online reviews too much for high ticket items: http://krebsonsecurity.com/2015/07/dont-be-fooled-by-phony-online-reviews/
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A star system that has five stars.  That's cool. Scientists found one.

See http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-33428506
Astronomers have discovered a very rare system of five connected stars.
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In early June, Nobel Laureate Tim Hunt was asked to speak at a luncheon sponsored by the Korea Federation of Women’s Science and Technology Associations at a science communications meeting in South Korea. What he said there is now Internet history. He made a series of sexist comments, saying that...
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Finally. 
Everybody gets them and everybody hates them. Now, the Federal Communications Commission is trying to do something about them.
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Can you recognize someone drowning? Probably not. Read this article to familiarize yourself with the signs that someone is drowning. 
This Memorial Day weekend marks the start of another—hopefully safe—swimming season. In 2013, Mario Vittone dispelled a popular myth about how to tell when someone is struggling in the water. The original article is reprinted below. The new captain jumped from the deck, fully dressed, and sprinted through the water. A...
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I like Black Sabbath. I had no idea that their guitarist had a hand injury.
 
Tommy Iommi of Black Sabbath Shares How He Lost His Fingertips in an Animated VH1 Short
In "Fingers Bloody Fingers", the first chapter of the VH1 animated series The Complete History of Heavy Metal, Black Sabbath founding member and guitarist Tommy Iommi shares how he lost his fingert...
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A little fourth of July celebration from the Muppets. 
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As you already know, flossing is important.
 
Experts say flossing prevents gingivitis, periodontal disease and tooth decay. And brushing your teeth is no substitute for flossing, because flossing gets those hard-to-reach places a toothbrush bristle can't.
: Experts say flossing prevents gingivitis, periodontal disease and tooth decay. And brushing your teeth is no substitute for flossing, because flossing gets those hard-to-reach places a toothbrush bristle can't.
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This is neat. I hope they open up this technology to everyone.  It would be even better if you could supply your own photos that you like to train the algorithm to find nice pictures that you've taken.

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http://www.technologyreview.com/view/537741/computational-aesthetics-algorithm-spots-beauty-that-humans-overlook/
Beautiful images are not always popular ones, which is where the CrowdBeauty algorithm can help, say computer scientists.
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