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Mad Quickies: Suncream Smokescreen, Red All Over, Emoji Dick, Sad Animal Facts and More!

“So that was Mrs. Lundegaard on the floor in there. And I guess that was your accomplice in the wood chipper. And those three people in Brainerd. And for what? For a little bit of money. There’s more to life than a little money, you know. Don’tcha know that? And …

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Mad Quickies: Smartflower, SCOTUS Haiku, Freberg for the Fourth, Cocktail Graphic, a Tenacious Mama Raccoon and More!

You guys, we made it! It’s the end of the work week and here in the States, it’s the beginning of the Independence Day holiday for many. [See cocktail line item.] Really, you’ll love this collection of links but if you don’t have any time, just scroll down to the …

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Mad Quickies: Love Wins, Cartoonists on Race, Vintage LGBT Photos, Karpovsky Short and More!

There is nothing that I can say that can make you any happier than the ecstatic wash of rainbow colors across the White House and the entire United States this weekend. It’s just been tears of pure joy everywhere. Rock on, SCOTUS and Obama. And congratulations and best wishes to …

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Mad Quickies: In which I over-explain Inceptionism, #ComboPhotos, Frozen Food, Sharks for Kids, an Origami Robot & More!

Holy Haleakala™, you guys! I can’t believe the weekend went by as fast as it did. I don’t know about you but I’m not quite ready for this whole “Monday” concept. Don’t mind me while I grab some pop tarts, a latte and my laptop and pull a blankie over …

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Mad Quickies: Accidental Renaissance, Black Hole Water Slide, Tesla Art, Space MacGyvers and More!

You Guys- it’s a mean and hateful world out there but when I get really depressed about it, I remember that people make art and people do science and there are very special people who mix the two and produce something so beautiful that it always gives me a glimmer …

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Mad Quickies: Groovy Rolling Pins, Tweeting Potholes, Plantable Books, Weird Research Photos and More!

Hello-o-o-o-o, People of Earth! If you don’t already know this, then I’m happy to report that Philae is alive and well and taking in the scenery again on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. [Props to the Bad Astronomer!] I think it was a matter of turning it off and then on again. I …

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Mad Quickies: Lovecraft Lady, Dino FX, My Little Furiosa, Tilted San Fran, Famous Avocados and More!

You guyz, we made it! It’s Friday and we are living large! Let’s kick off this weekend with kicking back. From the sublime Lady of Innsmouth endeavor to the wacky tilted San Fran streets video, we’ve got you covered for superior surfing! Onward! We are a huge fan of Sheryl …

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Mad Quickies: Glass Cells, Wire Maps, Clumsy Robots, Breathtaking Spacescape Video and More!

Hello, hello! Don’t look now, but a new week is upon us. Let me make this a little easier on the eyes with these groovy Quickies. To begin… Inspired by cell division, artist Jiyong Lee creates translucent glass sculptures. {via Neil H.} The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America …

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