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A 57-Year-Old Man Skydives from Stratosphere and Breaks Baumgartner’s Record

On October 9, 2012, by his famous plummeting of 128,100 feet to our planet, Earth Felix Baumgartner set the world record for highest-altitude jump. This event, sponsored by Red Bull, was lively witnessed by 12.6 million people all over the world. However, this record was broken by Alan Eustace, a computer scientist aged […]

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Sherlock Holmes is Actually a Brilliant but Slightly Scary Scientist

Sherlock Holmes is Actually a Brilliant but Slightly Scary Scientist

At least 75 different actors have taken Sherlock Holmes on, making him the most portrayed character on television and movie ever. Ian McKellen becomes the latest one to add his name to the roster, playing a Sherlock Holmes in a movie set in 1947. The BBC’s Sherlock, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, […]

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Cool Pop Art—Painting Portraits with Bacteria

Cool Pop Art—Painting Portraits with Bacteria

  Zachary Copfer and Einstein. *Image source: Zachary Copfer.  “Am I a microbiologist masquerading as an artist, or am I an artist masquerading as a microbiologist?” Zachary copfer says on his personal website, Science to the Power of Art, “I can’t seem to remember anymore.” Copfer feels confused over how […]

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