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"The Real Story: Star Trek" and "Building Star Trek" Documentaries

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VideoSift shared an over 1.5 hours YouTube video showing "Building Star Trek (Full Episode)" -- "When 'Star Trek' first aired, it expanded the viewers' imaginations about what was possible. Today, many of the space-age technologies on the show have gone from science fiction to reality. Join us as we celebrate a show that continues to inspire..."

A three years old 47 minutes YouTube video showing "The Real Story: Star Trek (Full Episode)" -- "Meet Star Trek's producers, the first Trekkies, and Mr. Spock himself to discover the true story of Star Trek's history and how its vision of the future has influenced today's technology..."

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The making of me and you ...

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Reddit shared BBC - Earth's interactive web site showing "The making of me and you ... The making of me and you -- Extraordinary personalised facts about you and your body... instantly find out:

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Why do cats act so weird?

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VideoSift shared an almost five/5 minutes animated educational and amusing YouTube video showing "Why do cats act so weird? ... They’re cute, they’re lovable, and judging by the 26 billion views on over 2 million YouTube videos of them, one thing is certain: cats are very entertaining. But their strange feline behaviors, both amusing and baffling, leave many of us asking: Why do cats do that? Tony Buffington explains the science behind some of your cat’s strangest behaviors..."

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What If We Killed All the Mosquitoes?

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VideoSift shared a five/5 minutes YouTube video showing "What If We Killed All the Mosquitoes?

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The History of Photography in 5/Five Minutes

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VideoSift shared an almost 5.25 minutes YouTube video showing "The History of Photography in 5 Minutes".

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Gross Science -- YouTube Videos

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Gross Science shows a bunch of YouTube videos showing the "Bizarre stories from the slimy, smelly, creepy world of science..."

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Animal Survival Skills: Poison Edition

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VideoSift shared a 3.5 minutes educational and gross/disgusting YouTube video showing "Animal Survival Skills: Poison Edition -- We can purge our stomachs by vomiting when we consume something that our body thinks might be harmful, but what about animals that can't? ..."

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Catnip: Egress To Oblivion? -- A video parody.

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Code_echo mentioned a seven/7 minutes YouTube video showing "CATNIP: EGRESS TO OBLIVION? ... Catnip is all the rage with today's modern feline, but do we really understand it? This film frankly discusses the facts about this controversial substance..."

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Gym Wildlife

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VideoSift shared a funny ~6.25 minutes YouTube video parody on "The Gym -- Millions of homo sapiens frequent this urban wilderness. Today we will take a look into this strange place and show you the gym like you've never seen it before..."

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This Is Not A Pine Tree

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VideoSift shared an about 2.5 minutes YouTube video on "This Is Not A Pine Tree ...

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Why Cats Sprint Out of the Room for No Apparent Reason

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VideoSift shared a funny six/6 minutes YouTube video showing "BAHFest West 2014 - Catherine Hofler: Why Cats Sprint Out of the Room for No Apparent Reason

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SCIENCE WARS - Acapella Parody

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VideoSift shared an about 3.5 minutes musical YouTube video showing combining acapella tunes, Star Wars, and science -- "SCIENCE WARS - Acapella Parody: Welcome to Science WARS!

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Cartoon Laws of Physics

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Sconeu's /. comment shared an almost 13/thirteen years old Cartoon Laws of Physics showing the 15/fifteen classic/old? cartoon laws.

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Life looks really different through a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) machine.

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VideoSift shared an one minute and 22 seconds musical YouTube video showing "life looks really different through a MRI machine" and "... 'sees' inside the body by mapping the position of water molecules, which exist at different densities in different types of tissue. Watch the video above for a sample of some impressive MRI images of the human body in action."

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Why modern phones are so awful -- Don't Hate the Phone Call, Hate the Phone

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The Atlantic's long article is titled "Don't Hate the Phone Call, Hate the Phone" on how "Our telephone habits have changed, but so have the infrastructure and design of the handset.

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Rover's-Eye View of Marathon on Mars

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Boing Boing shared an over eight/8 minutes YouTube video showing a timelapsed "Rover's-Eye View of Marathon on Mars -- "Road trip! This compilation of images from hazard-avoidance cameras on NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity between January 2004 and April 2015 shows the rover's-eye-view of the Martian marathon covering 26.2 miles(42.2 kilometers) from its landing location. A map of the rover's path is on the right."

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(4/Four)th of July Downer: Fireworks Cause Spike in Air Pollution

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Live Science reported that "Fourth of July Downer: Fireworks Cause Spike in Air Pollution -- Fireworks are a beloved tradition of the Fourth of July, but the colorful displays also bring a spike in air pollution, a new study shows..."

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Riding Dirty: The Science of Cars and Rap Lyrics

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Boing Boing shared a Medium article on "Riding Dirty: The Science of Cars and Rap Lyrics -- What’s the most popular ride in hip-hop?

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Why Do Paper Cuts Hurt So Much?

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VideoSift shared a two/2 minutes educational YouTube video titled "Why Do Paper Cuts Hurt So Much? - Instant Egghead #25 -- Some of the most infuriating and stabbing pain is caused by nothing but a thin sheet of paper...

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