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Minute Physics is really fun to watch with your kids, or just by yourself. The 'angular momentum' episode is one of my recent favorites. 
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Stopping superbugs with an algorithm that reverses antibiotic resistance...
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Quite a dramatic expansion in median square feet
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DC Comics takes a step backwards in compensating creators for the use of their characters. They've reclassified many characters as "derivative" so they don't have to pay the creators, but they don't give the money to the original creators either. You can guess where it goes...
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This isn't a good look for Warners. 
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My plans for TabletopDay fell through, so I played Dixit with my family. along with a side of gelato and a growler from Stone. Not a bad trade!
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A little jealous of the fact that you can get a Stone growler.
 
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I'm very happy I found the Railroad Photography group on G+!
 
CP 9734 (AC4400CW) is the DPU on this mixed freight crossing over the Snake River, WA
March 2015
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Great article about the Bitcoin block chain from +Wired UK 
Greylock investor and Uber-connector Reid Hoffman tells WIRED why he sees Bitcoin as the future of currency
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Erasure coding helps Facebook stay ahead of the storage needs that come with two billion shared photos per day.
Finding a place for images to live so they can be instantly available is a recurring scale challenge for Facebook.
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I wondered the same. Is that 1 billion unique family photos and 1 billion of the same cat riding a pony?
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Great info on the latest, most red-shifted galaxy we've found to date, and what we can look forward to when the JWST goes to work
The most powerful telescope in history will never see the farthest galaxy.
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There's something great about physics experiments that require a hard hat
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Does it protect against high velocity particles?
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Curiosity is back to health and using its selfie-stick again.
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I love that we're still getting so much from the Hubble: 
The largest moon in our solar system is hiding an ocean under its surface, according to observations made with the Hubble Space Telescope. Aurorae spotted by the telescope, confirmed the...
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Paging +Steve Handy 
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