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Five Movies which were Ahead of their Time

Romance, comedy, thriller, horror and adventure movies are only a few examples of possible themes. But among these there are also some truly innovative ones which talk about technology, and the future. Although most movies about technology are influenced by the world as it was known in that moment, they …

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Tips for choosing credible online gambling sits

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Spend Money More Safely Online By Looking For Signs Of Credibility When looking where to spend your money online you should take a look around the perimeter of the website, just like you would before entering any residence or business in real life. Using common website tools that are available online you …

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4 Things You Won’t Know About Water

4 Things You Won’t Know About Water

You may already know that between 60% and 70% of your body is made up of water and that 70% of your brain is also pure water, but what don’t you know about water? Supercooled water You probably thought that when you cool water down to 0°C that it turns …

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How To Manage Your Game-keeping Calendar

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There are around 3000 full-time gamekeepers working in the UK with another 3000 working part-time. They play a particularly important role in the countryside where they look after areas which are called beats. It is their job to make sure there is enough game in those beats for shooting activities. …

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Puff the Talking Air Dancer

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9M85YSG9RMD8 Check out Puff The Talking Air Dancer, as he explains how important air dancers are to small business owners.  This large, yet friendly being will walk you through the everyday life of what it means to be an air dancer and how they help sell millions of dollars a year in …

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New York Enacts Strictest Gun Control Laws In U.S.

Due to all of the shootings that have been taking place in public areas, including schools and movie theaters, there has been a big push from many politicians to restrict access to semi-automatic weapons. The state of New York recently enacted the strictest gun control laws in the country, and …

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Locking Horns To Unlock Phones

The fight to make cellphone unlocking legal has a powerful new ally, the White House. Once the White House called on Congress to make it legal, Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar made plans to introduce the new bill this week. She believes that consumers should have the right to choose which phones …

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Nike LeBron X “MVP”

Nike LeBron X “MVP”

LeBron James recently won his fourth MVP this year, making him only the second player in NBA history to win four MVP titles in five years. To celebrate the historic feat achieved by James, designers at Nike headquarters went in the lab and created a special LeBron X “MVP” edition …

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How Psychologists Interpret The Sleeping Mind’s Visions

The interpretation of dreams has been a popular activity since the 1970s. However, psychologists have been debating what dreams mean since the late nineteenth century. Freud believed that dreams were an individual’s wish fulfillment; however, his student Carl Jung believed that dreams were the expression of repressed wishes and resulted …

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Twitter Hacking Puts Focus on Brand Security

On February 18, the Twitter account for Burger King was hacked. Several unusual tweets were quickly sent out. This caused the fast food chain to receive a large quantity of phone calls from consumers, particularly due to some tweets that contained vulgarity. Although the issue was cleared up relatively quickly, the …

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Engineer Rainmakers Work "Magic" in Peru

Five new innovations have the ability to change how we interact with the world, and one of them has the potential to provide a fresh supply of drinking water to people in desert areas. Citizens of Peru have already been able to take advantage of the innovative thinking of the University …

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Cars Driving Themselves by 2015?

Google has been working on a driverless car for the past few years, and their success with road tests has been well documented. However, they are not the only group that is currently working on this technology. A team of Oxford University scientists in the U.K. have also been working …

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