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David Peterson, on developing Dothraki and the perfect conlang | TED Blog
In time for the season premiere of HBO's Game of Thrones, a talk by David Peterson from TEDU.
This Is What It's Like To Watch A Holographic Musician
Janelle Monae appeared on stage as a beam of light, performing with the real-life M.I.A. in New York. Are holographic performers the future?
Five Republican Supreme Court Justices Want America Ruled by the One Per...
The five Republican appointed Supreme Court Justices appear intent on putting the United States under the control of the uber-wealthy.
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Why Garamond Won't Save The Government $467 Million A Year
A 14-year-old's plan to save the U.S. government almost half a billion a year is too good to be true. Font nerdery ahoy!
Uncontacted Tribes - Films from Survival International
For the first time, extraordinary aerial footage of one of the world's last uncontacted tribes has been released. Survival's new film, narra
Uncontacted Amazon tribe reacts to planes overhead
A series of pictures of a remote, uncontacted tribe in the Amazon basin has been released. The pictures were taken near the Xinane river in
Really Big Things: America's Landfills : HowStuffWorks
Americans produce around 82,000 football fields full of trash. Much of it ends up in landfills. On Discovery Channel's series "Really Big Th
Survey Says 1 In 5 Unhappily Married Women Aren't Doing This At Home
Why do married people cheat? Boredom, loss of love and anger come to mind -- but according to a new survey, unhappily married American women
Six Famous Thought Experiments, Animated in 60 Seconds Each
From Ancient Greece to quantum mechanics, or what a Chinese room and a cat have to do with infinity. From the fine folks at the Open Univ
Revealed: Apple and Google's wage-fixing cartel involved dozens more com...
“British medieval ordinances of Bristol cobblers in 1364 state, ‘Masters are forbidden to poach workers from other members of the craft.’” —
The Gorgeous History Of Tattoos, From 1900 To Present
Your barista loves them. Your parents hate them. They immortalize your mantras, memories, loved ones and drunken bad decisions in wild shape
Neil Gaiman on Why Scary Stories Appeal to Us, the Art of Fear in Childr...
"Fear is a wonderful thing, in small doses." Neil Gaiman -- prolific author, champion of the creative life, disciplined writer, sage of l
8.9-inch Google Nexus tablet might be in the works | Pocketnow
An 8.9-inch Google Nexus tablet might be in the works, according to a recent report, that talks about premium specs and price tag.
Turkish Twitterers Respond Hilariously To The Government's Attempt To Bl...
They're making a ton of memes.