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The Mysterious Bronze Objects that Have Baffled Archaeologists for Centuries – Mental Floss – Pocket

https://getpocket.com/explore/item/the-mysterious-bronze-objects-that-have-baffled-archaeologists-for-centuries


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The first dodecahedron was discovered nearly 300 years ago, yet no one is certain just what they were used for.

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The Mysterious Bronze Objects that Have Baffled Archaeologists for Centuries – Mental Floss – Pocket

https://getpocket.com/explore/item/the-mysterious-bronze-objects-that-have-baffled-archaeologists-for-centuries


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The first dodecahedron was discovered nearly 300 years ago, yet no one is certain just what they were used for.

http://zpr.io/t6czH

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The US sent bomb-sniffing dogs to Jordan. Now they’re dying from poor treatment

This angers me


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Bomb-sniffing dogs sent from the United States to its Middle Eastern ally Jordan are falling ill and dying due to poor treatment and negligence, a federal investigation has found.

http://zpr.io/t6FcL

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Baby girl born on 9/11 at 9.11am weighing 9lbs 11oz

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/911-baby-born-christina-brown-germantown-tennessee-a9105256.html


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Mother describes newborn as ‘little miracle during such a sad time’

http://zpr.io/t6Mbz

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More E-Cigs Being Disguised As AR-15s To Avoid Ban

haha 🤦‍♂️


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U.S.—According to a new report, more e-cigs are being disguised as AR-15s to avoid a looming White House ban on the devices.Upon hearing that President Trump was looking to ban the devices, vaping companies quickly began looking for ways to circumvent the new regulations. Then, they came up wi…

http://zpr.io/t6Mme

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What I Found When I Crawled Under The 2020 Land Rover Defender

This isn’t surprising at all. The new version looks like a bad joke.


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I just crawled under the 2020 Land Rover Defender—the unibody, independent suspension-equipped successor to a legendary body-on-frame, solid-axle off-road brute. What I saw didn’t appear to be an SUV built on a special off-road platform, but rather a machine quite similar to other vehicles in th…

http://zpr.io/t6TWk

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Bone, not adrenaline, drives fight or flight response

https://phys.org/news/2019-09-bone-adrenaline-flight-response.html?fbclid=IwAR2Yx740FlUb3_4Pc69l8B5-9Qm5BGYHo56NbFTvFuPEMuNT-XlU68DY6kQ


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When faced with a predator or sudden danger, the heart rate goes up, breathing becomes more rapid, and fuel in the form of glucose is pumped throughout the body to prepare an animal to fight or flee.

http://zpr.io/t6YDf

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A space elevator is possible with today’s technology, researchers say (we just need to dangle it off the moon)

I’m still pro space elevator


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Space elevators would dramatically reduce the cost of reaching space but have never been technologically feasible. Until now.

http://zpr.io/t6zZQ

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State of the World/Apocalypse/War

This song is even more accurate now (in 2019)


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Provided to YouTube by The Orchard Enterprises State of the World/Apocalypse/War · Lifesavas Spirit in Stone ℗ 2003 Quannum Projects Released on: 2003-01-01 …

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Hunters have unique encounter in the Taos mountains

Welcome to NM 👽


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TAOS, N.M. (KRQE) – Close encounters of the alien kind, in the Taos mountains? Two New Mexico hunters are still trying to make sense of what they saw. A rare sighting in the Taos mountains turned …

http://zpr.io/t66vS

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