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Typeset In The Future | Dedicated to fonts in sci(ence)-fi(ction).

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Overnight, a co(worker/lleague) shared Typeset In The Future that is "dedicated to fonts in sci(ence)-fi(ction).

Typography and font choice are often used to create a sense of futurism in movies. Indeed, it’s got to the point where you can set your calendar to FUTURE simply from the presence of Eurostile Bold Extended on the wall of a passing spaceship.

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The Evolution of the Atmospheric Diving Suit: Old-School Diving Suits 1882-2014

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Reddit shared an Imgur photo(graph) gallery showing captioned pictures of "Old-School Diving Suits 1882-2014".

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Runway Numbers | Everything Decoded | Atlas Obscura

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VideoSift shared an 1.25 minutes YouTube video showing "Runway Numbers ...

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Star Wars Episode IV/4 (A New Hope) in 1/one picture.

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07:45AM ulic> _/topic http://swanh.net/
07:45AM URL> [ Star Wars Episode IV in one picture ] - swanh.net
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Star Trek Beyond (2016) Movie/F(ilm/ick) Trailers

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Yesterday, Movie-List and HD-Trailers.net mentioned a new full trailer (also old trailers) for Star Trek Beyond.

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slither.io -- A growing hungry worm game like old Nibbler game.

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10:01AM - ulic/#linux plays slither.io
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It is a game like old Nibbler game that this old school gamer used to play on an Apple //c as a callow ant.

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An interactive video of an insane 360 degrees video of close-range tornado ...

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A Reddit comment shared an interactive almost eight/8 minutes YouTube video (requires a web browser that can do this) showing an "insane 360 video of close-range tornado near Wray, Colorado (CO)...

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Aerial Bold (Project) Typewriter

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Gizmo's Freeware shared The Aerial Bold (Project's) Typewriter showing inputted letters from aerial maps.

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Leo's Red Carpet Rampage -- A simple web game with Leo DiCaprio.

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Dark Horizons shared a simple online web old school arcade game titled "Leo's Red Carpet Rampage" -- "Get Leo the Ultimate Award or die trying in Leo's Red Carpet Rampage, an arcade style platform game where you race down the red carpet on a quest for the ultimate award. Collect as many Emmy's and Golden Globes as you can along the way. But beware of pushy photographers and watch out for Lady Gaga... and Icebergs..."

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Portal v((ersus)s) Half-Life (HL)

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This 2.75 minutes YouTube video shows Portal v((ersus)s) Half-Life 2 (HL2) -- "Chell and Gordon fight for some cake.

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Are you going to/Did you see Star Wars (Episode 7/VII): The Force Awakens movie/film?

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Every single Star Wars vehicle from the original trilogy, sized.

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VideoSift shared an 1.5 minutes musical YouTube video showing "Every single Star Wars vehicle from the original trilogy, sized -- Behold every single vehicle in the original Star Wars trilogy drawn to scale!

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SeaWorld Employees Place Orcas In Plastic Bags Of Water While Cleaning Tanks

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The Onion shared a funny doctored photo(graph) showing "SeaWorld Employees Place Orcas In Plastic Bags Of Water

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Seeing Triple: Back to The Future

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Reddit shared an over five/5 minutes Vimeo video showing "Seeing Triple: Back to The Future"

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Continuity: A Flash Puzzle Platformer

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Gizmo's Freeware mentioned a Flash puzzle platformer game titled "Continuity" -- "Here's a really neat video puzzle game that you can play online for free in your browser. On one level, it's a relatively simple idea. There's a person, a key, and a door. Move the person to pick up the key, then reach the door and you've completed the level. Of course there are a few obstacles in your way, but they're pretty easy to scale with a jump.

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"What would you miss?" -- Interesting charts related to mobile and more with British people.

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Ben Evans shared his entertainment and tech(nology) findings -- "Every year Ofcom, the United Kingdom (UK)'s media and telecoms regulator, produces a communications market report full of interesting data. I've picked a few of the more interesting charts related to mobile here."

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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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Supafly Breakdancing

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VideoSift shared a hilarious twenty/20 seconds YouTube video showing a "Supafly Breakdancing" -- "This we call 'Supafly Breakdancing' -- If you have ever wondered where the term 'supafly' came from.

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The History of Comic-Con - San Diego 2014

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Then V Now shared an over a year old YouTube video showing "The History of Comic-Con - San Diego 2014 ... What started as a small sci-fi convention for a group of fans has grown into the pop culture event of the year, influencing every form of entertainment and drawing in over 130,000 attendees. So where did this cultural phenomenon begin? Check out this video to see how this event transformed over the years from a small basement to a massive & epic four day event! ..."

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