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Dog Saves His Owner's Life by Smelling Her Cancer

This is Max the dog and his human Maureen. An amazing BBC Earth report tells their story: Max became depressed when he started to smell the cancer that Maureen was developing inside her breast. It's a really incredible tale. Read More >>

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Incredibly Claustrophobic Photos of Tokyo's Trains at Rush Hour

The World's Best Ever picked up this great photo series by Michael Wolf. Titled Tokyo Compression, it shows snapshots of passengers captured at Tokyo's stations at rush hour. If you're claustrophobic, don't look at these. Read More >>

space
NASA Finds Water Ocean Inside Saturn Moon

NASA has found a subterranean ocean in Enceladus, "a large underground ocean of liquid water." According to the space agency, this may be a potential home to extraterrestrial life. Enceladus was out of the list of potential life harbours in the solar system until now, the other major candidates being Titan and Europa. Read More >>

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Skydiver Almost Gets Hit by Meteorite

According to geologist Hans Amundsen—of the Natural History Museum in Oslo—you're looking at the first ever film of a meteorite falling through its dark flight stage. The lucky guy who filmed it was skydiver Anders Helstrup, who survived the encounter unscathed. Read More >>

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8 Hours of Airplanes Departing From Los Angeles in One Photo

Los Angeles architectural photographer Mike Kelley posted this awesome image of almost all the departures and some of the arrivals at LAX during a period of eight hours last Sunday. Read More >>

architecture
This Giant Camera is Not a Fake but a Two-Storey Building

When I first saw this giant camera standing bigger than the house next to it I instantly thought it had to be a fake. It wasn't. It's a real and quite wonderful place in South Korea: The Dreamy Café. Read More >>

design
A Pad and Pen That Lets You Sketch in 3D Using Augmented Reality

Gravity is a pen and pad that allows to sketch in 3D space using augmented reality. The cool patent-pending system hardware and software system has gone through several working prototypes and now they are looking to start manufacturing. Check out the video—it's pretty cool. Read More >>

monster machines
Researchers Make an Infrared-Invisible Tank That Would Fit Right Into Tron

This is the PL-01 concept tank, a three-crew 35-tonne tank that can turn itself invisible to infrared missiles thanks to a mesh of thermal tiles that change their temperature to match the environment. Oh, and it looks straight out of the world of Tron. Read More >>

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Woz Delivering Your Mac is Like Having Edison Deliver a Lightbulb

Steve Wozniak just sent over this fun stunt caught on video a few years ago: watch him deliver a Mac to Emma, a girl who freaks out when she realises her idol is at the door carrying her new computer. As Emma's father says in the video: "This is like having your lightbulbs delivered by Thomas Edison". Read More >>

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The Fantastic Alien Worlds of Concept Artist Christian Lorenz Scheurer

Ever wondered who dreams up the otherworldly architecture and cities you see in movies like Thor 2 and Man of Steel? Meet Christian Lorenz Scheurer, the concept artist behind both movies—and many others. Read More >>

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The Most Amazing Hubble Videos Yet

The Hubble telescope is always a source of joy and glee for me, especially their 3D flyby videos created using actual images and data. Now you can see them all in one single gallery and feel like a little kid looking at the universe. Here are the very best clips. Read More >>

maps
The Complete Map to Earth's Deepest Cave

At 2,197 metres (7,208 feet) the Krubera cave is the deepest on Earth. Located in the Arabika Massif, of the Western Caucasus in Abkhazia, Georgia, it extends for 13,432 kilometres (8,346 miles). I would love to get inside, but I know the fear would paralyse me. Going through its complete (so far) map is fascinating. Read More >>

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The Incredible Moment When a Deaf Woman Hears for the First Time

Joanne Milne has not heard a single word, bird chirp or music note for 39 years. Four weeks ago, she got electronic cochlear implants. This is the exact moment when she hears for the first time and starts to cry overwhelmed by the feeling and emotion. Read More >>

space
Six Spectacular Videos From the Hubble Telescope

The Hubble telescope is always a source of joy and glee for me, especially their 3D flyby videos created using actual images and data. Now you can see them all in one single gallery and feel like a little kid looking at the universe. Here are the very best clips. Read More >>

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Steve Wozniak Tells Us He Can't Pick an Actor to Play Him...Can You Help?

There are rumours that Christian Bale would play Steve Jobs in the good Jobs movie—written by Aaron Sorkin. But who can play the awesome Steve Wozniak? He's one of my personal heroes and I'm having a hard time imagining it. So I asked him about his opinion. Here's his reply: Read More >>

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Kayaking Fisherman Hooks Hammerhead Shark and Gets Towed for 12 Miles

Adam Fisk hooked an three-metre long hammerhead shark near the coast line and ended being towed for 12 miles, which were covered in about two hours. According to Fisk, the shark ate a 2.2-kilo bonito from his kayak. Another hammerhead was following him too. Read More >>

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