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25 Places to Visit Before They Disappear

Environmental change, economic development, and the constant demand for energy are profoundly affecting natural systems the world over. There are places where this is a good thing. New jobs, electricity, and new water sources can be great news for local populations. Unfortunately, they can also spell curtains for the singular…

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72 Hipsters Who Took It WAY Too Far

The hipster is an interesting creature. Despite buying every product Apple puts out, they eschew many modern conveniences and choose to use inefficient devices like mechanical typewriters and penny-farthings (those bikes with the big wheels that were passe 120 years ago). They also put style before utility, wearing layers and…

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What Is Taiwan Doing To Its Dogs?

There’s a strange new trend in Taiwan to help pet owners get the most likes for their pets on social media. Groomers are trimming the facial hair of dogs into perfect squares or circles that look totally bizarre and unreal when photographed. We have to admit, they do look neat…

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Someone Is Trolling Apple On Google Maps

If you find yourself using Google Maps to check out the Pakistani town of Rawalpindi (who hasn’t?), you just might stumble across Android bot urinating on the Apple logo. Although to be fair, I don’t think Android’s pee, so maybe it’s just watering the apple in a sign of friendship…