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Daniel Ely Rankin
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'Taking vampires back from those damn kids'
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Is that a good one? Have to look into this. Thanks, Dan!
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Hand sanitizer is a quick and easy way to clean your hands if you don't have immediate access to soap and water. But whether you’re a habitual squirter or use it only when needed, you may be surprised to learn that hand sanitizer is not actually healthy for your skin. In this video from DNews, host Tara Long explains why you should stop using hand sanitizer immediately.  
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Very interesting #federaldebt
After consecutive budget surpluses the last 4 years (1998-2001) of the Clinton administration, the U.S. was looking at a projected $6.7 trillion surplus over the next decade when George W. Bush came into office. That unprecedented projected federal bounty turned out to be the budget equivalent of Big Foot: it wasn’t [...]
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It’s a curious link: Children who start day care earlier in their life are less likely to develop acute lymphoblastic leukemia. The cancer occurs when the body starts over-producing immature white blood cells that then crowd out other cell types from the child's blood. This causes symptoms similar to anemia, as well as an increased chance of excessive bleeding. 
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I'm going land rover skiiing.
Land Rover's working on a feature to allow the driver to exit his SUV and control it with a smartphone app.
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Considering the average Land Rover owner appears to be completely incapable of driving their vehicle when sat behind the wheel, I cannot see this ending well.
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The new car? Robots. Two full scale humanoids in every driveway... I mean home
SRI unveils a walking humanoid robot that's 20x more efficient than ATLAS
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What a race. First to provide #internet to the #nextbillion and maybe everyone.
Elon Musk is currently seeking government approval to begin testing on a project to broadcast the Internet from 4,000 satellites orbiting the Earth. He claims he wants to beam high-speed Internet to all corners of the world.
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    MS Software Engineering, 2011 - 2011
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Hey, I'm me.   Dig physics, mostly the classical stuff that models the way the world works in a macro state.

I am helping the Energy From Thorium Foundation change the legislation to allow Thorium Breeders to be fully developed and stand a chance in the open market.  Follow me at @ThorFoundation on Twitter and on facebook Energy from Thorium.

I am working on a line of camera accessories.  Hopefully will be looking for investment soon.

I am working on a multi legged robot.  #Excited. #arduino.

I am a Account Support Consultant for Fleet Customers for NACCO Materials Handling Group and its a fun and challenging job so far.  Lots of SQL queries.  

I'm a Beta user of G+ and a love it,  hopefully I will be around much more than I have been.

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Russ Wilcox has left me a voicemail. A Mensan. Aspiring entrepreneur/inventor. I once asked +Vic Gundotra for $1 Billion dollars in a hangout, and his response was 'I will circulate this around internally!"
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  • NACCO Industries, Inc.
    Account Support Consultant, 2012 - present
  • NACCO Industries, Inc.
    Fabrication Engineer (contract), 2012 - 2012
  • Sara Lee Bakery
    Maintenance Scheduler Planner, 2008 - 2010
  • NACCO MHG
    Industrial Engineer, 2003 - 2007
  • Masters Student in Software Engineering (9 hrs)
    2010 - 2010
  • Andy's Cheesesteaks and Cheeseburgers
    Burger Flipper, 2001 - 2002
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You Can Grab Software That Helped Pixar Make Wall-E For Free Soon
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If you're an aspiring animator, this might be the best news you'll hear this month: Pixar is giving away--that's right, giving away--a versi

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Did you know that firing a gun underwater works the same way as firing a gun above water? It's strange but true...and we can watch it happen

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