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Breweries of the United States 2.0, features over 1,400 breweries

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'Breweries of the United States 2.0' by Pop Chart Lab.
"The most comprehensive mapping of the breweries of the USA ever compiled, this updated and redesigned monster print measures in at over seven square feet with over 1,400 breweries from craft to macro and everything in between."
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Gif: Mario and Cat

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Man is stuck in South Korea after his kid doodled all over his passport

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A Chinese man and his four-year-old son are apparently stuck in South Korea because his son used his old man's passport as a drawing book. Now the dad stuck in South Korea now because of "unrecognizable documentation" and authorities have warned it is likely he won’t be able to travel home with his son, and the rest of his party.
The picture was originally posted on social networking site Weibo by the father, known only as Chen, alongside a plea for help.
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Can You Trust Your Ears? (Audio Illusions)

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Should you believe your ears and the things they hear?

The Songs of Summer By Year For the Last 100 Years

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The most iconic songs of summer by year for the last one hundred years, by Philip Niemeyer for The Boston Globe. The full pic after more.
"Travel through the last 100 years to discover which summer songs were either released or peaked in popularity during the summer of their respective years. Some are about the summer or the stuff of summer: parties, picnics, fleeting love, nostalgia or fun. Some have that summer feeling in sound alone. Many are relevant to their times. Some have become standards. Some annoy, like a sticky day with too many mosquitoes. Others slow down time, like an unexpected breeze one hopes will never stop."
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Robot Reference Guide

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'Robot Reference Guide' is a reference guide that shows well-known pop culture robots from movies, television shows, and comics. Created by Science Bob. Big pic!
"There’s something about robots that people connect to. I knew as soon as I left the theater after watching Star Wars that I would someday have my own R2-D2, (which I now do!) So I decided to ask the followers of my Facebook Page to tell me their favorite robot, and I got a huge response. Below are some of the favorites, and the approximate time that they made their first appearance. I included cyborgs (robotically modified humans) as well as some real robots that were mentioned."

Zombie Iconic Pop Culture Characters by Albert Montoya

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By American illustrator Albert F. Montoya, who hijacks the iconic characters of video games or cartoons to turn them into putrid zombies. More images after more.
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3,000 Year Old Yareta Plant

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These rocks on the highlands of the Andes looks like they are covered with moss. Actually, they are a type of flowing plant known as Yareta and it lives in colonies which can be thousands of years old.
Yareta (Azorella compacta, also known as Azorella yareta in the past) is a tiny flowering plant in the family Apiaceae native to South America, occurring in the Puna grasslands of the Andes in Peru, Bolivia, Chile and the west of Argentina at between 3200 and 4500 metres altitude.
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My Secret [Comic]

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Haha!
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How to Name Animals in German

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This flow chart reveals how German animals names are often made up by compounding known animals with the adjective that sets them apart from that animal. However, German is far from the only language in which you find this convention. Mefites offered examples from other languages.
English:
star fish, guinea pig
English:
hedgehog, guinea pig, groundhog, warthog, sea cow, sea lion, catfish, dogfish, zebrafish, flying fox, flying squirrel, seahorse
Chinese:
A squirrel is a Pine Rat. An owl is a Cat Head Hawk. A kangaroo is a Pocket Rat. A dove is a Peace Pigeon. A panda is a Bear Cat.
More Chinese:
Camel deer = moose
Stinky weasel = skunk
Hunting dog = hyena
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Giant Sharknado Devours the Washington, D.C. Area

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On Wednesday, an enormous shark-shaped storm system formed over the central and eastern United States, devouring parts of Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, and West Virginia before swallowing the entire Washington, D.C. area. Based on this map, not only is Washington, D.C. in for some potentially severe thunderstorms on Wednesday afternoon, but it is also about to be eaten by a shark.
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If Game Of Thrones Was A Disney Animated Movie

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These are part of an ongoing series of digital stills created by Fernando Mendonça and Anderson Mahanski imagining Game of Thrones as a Disney animation. More images after more.
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A map of the worst countries in the world in which to be a worker

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The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), a trade group alliance that works to improve laborers' rights around the globe, released its Global Rights Index this week. Countries are ranked from 1 (best) to 5 (worst) on a scale of how well they guard workers' rights. Cambodia, Qatar, and Guatemala were among the worst offenders.
"The ITUC Global Rights Index ranks 139 countries against 97 internationally recognised indicators to assess where workers’ rights are best protected, in law and in practice.
“Countries such as Denmark and Uruguay led the way through their strong labour laws, but perhaps surprisingly, the likes of Greece, the United States and Hong Kong, lagged behind,” said ITUC general secretary Sharan Burrow.
"A country’s level of development proved to be a poor indicator of whether it respected basic rights to bargain collectively, strike for decent conditions, or simply join a union at all.”
Key findings:
• In the past year, governments of at least 35 countries have arrested or imprisoned workers as a tactic to resist demands for democratic rights, decent wages, safer working conditions and secure jobs.
• In at least 9 countries murder and disappearance of workers were commonly used to intimidate workers.
• Workers in at least 53 countries have been dismissed or suspended for attempting to negotiate better working conditions.
• Laws and practices in at least 87 countries exclude certain type of workers from the right to strike."
Here's the report PDF.
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Minnie Mouse by Dan LuVisi

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Minnie Mouse by Dan LuVisi.