My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

This Guy Rendered His Own Brain Scan In 3-D And It’s Morbid, But Also Fascinating

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If you stop and think about it, medical technology is almost like modern-day science fiction. Although the media and society at large pay attention to technological advancements, an outsized share of that attention is focused on more consumer-oriented inventions. What gets lost in the shuffle is medical technology that is slowly becoming the stuff we […]

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This Artist Creates Something Beautiful Out Of The Absolute Last Thing You’d Expect

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Although food sanitation laws are, of course, developed with safety in mind, putting them into practice often culminates in piles and piles of discarded meat. Unfortunately, as long as the demand for protein products remains as high as it is worldwide, this will continue to pose a problem for the food industry. As artists tend […]

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The Same Astronomer Who Nixed Pluto Just Made An Insanely Cool Discovery

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So many of us were disappointed by the fact that good old Pluto was booted from our celestial lineup, but the same astronomer who determined that the dwarf planet wasn’t up to snuff may have just made up for the loss with an exciting new find. Caltech professor of planetary astronomy Mike Brown is at […]

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What Happened To This Guy On A Lake In Wisconsin Made Him Look Like A Wizard

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If you head up to Lake Monona near Madison, Wisconsin, you might finally be able to have those magical powers you’ve always wanted (or you can at least pretend, anyway). Who wouldn’t want to be able to shoot lightning out of their fingertips? No one, that’s who. The phenomenon known as St. Elmo’s Fire occurs […]

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Deep In The Peruvian Rainforest Is A River Full Of Boiling Water

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In 2016, the world might seem like a very small place. You can learn anything you need to know instantly, or video chat with someone on the other side of the world at a moment’s notice. But that doesn’t mean Mother Nature doesn’t have a few tricks up her sleeve. It’s one of those secrets […]

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Watch As A Massive Oil Platform Gets Towed Out To Sea — It’s Overwhelmingly Huge

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Taller than the Sears Tower in Chicago by 150 feet and made of 10 times the amount of steel as the Eiffel Tower, the oil platform best known as Bullwinkle is a feat of human engineering. Listed as one of the marvels of the 20th century, it was driven out into the Gulf of Mexico […]

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Something Epic Happens When You Put A Red-Hot Metal Ball On A Foam Mattress Pad

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A memory foam mattress pad can work wonders on a bad, springy bed. But instead of using it to get optimal zzzz’s at night, the man behind Carsandwater decided to do something a little more exciting with his foamy cushion. Watching how this squishy material reacts when it comes into contact with a burning-hot nickel […]

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