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Within Two Worlds

If you love time-lapse video of the night’s sky like I do, you can’t miss this one titled Within Two Worlds by Brad Goldpaint (previously on Neatorama), who wrote: "Within Two Worlds depicts an alternate perspective by giving [...]

Tokyoflash Treasure Hunt #22

Howdy, Neatoramanauts! It’s time for another fun round of the Tokyoflash Treasure Hunt! For those of you who haven’t played before, the Tokyoflash Treasure Hunt is an easy and fun online scavenger game, with awesome [...]

How Old is Old? When You Stop Shopping

How old is old? According to a study by Michelle Barnhart of Oregon State University, whether someone is "old" depends not on age, but on ability to do things, like shopping, for example: New research [...]

On Becoming Trendy

Photo: Juliana Jimenez Jaramillo for Slate Justin Peters wasn’t trendy, but since he’s a journalist (he’s an editor at the Columbia Journalism Review) and he lives in Brooklyn, it’s just a matter of time [...]

Growing Up Sucks

If this dog could talk I bet he would say "I hate growing up." I have to say I tend to agree. I was the same way as a kid except with pants, between the ages of 12 and 19 I probably went through 1,000 different pairs of pants. Let me back up, that was [...]

Exoskeleton Helps Paralyzed Man Walk Again

Four years ago, Mike Loura was struck by a car while riding his bike and became paralyzed. Today, he walked again for the first time thanks to a robotic exoskeleton: "Ever since the accident all [...]

The Wizard of Oz Dress Sold at Auction for $480,000

If you’d love to get your hands on Judy Garland’s blue and white gingham dress from The Wizard of Oz, there’s no place like an auction house: the iconic [...]

Identical Twins Not Genetically Identical

Photo: Dave Banks/Flickr – via Geeks Are Sexy You’d be forgiven to think that identical twins have the same DNA. After all, that’s part of the plot [...]

A New Spin on Teh Tarik

In Teh tarik ("pulled tea"), black tea and milk are mixed not with a spoon, but with showmanship. Take a look at this man doing teh tarik in Chatuchak Weekend Market in Bangkok, Thailand.

If Wes Anderson Directed Star Wars

Zeon posted about various director’s audition tapes for Star Wars earlier this week, but this one "by" Wes Anderson is perfect! Hit play or go to Link [YouTube] – Thanks [...]