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Five Popsicle Recipes Using Fresh Peaches

Dudes, it’s peach season. Peaches are ripe, affordable, sweet and delicious. We needed more excuses to eat more peaches and beat the heat, so we went in search of popsicles using fresh peaches. The hardest part about making popsicles at [...]
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Frozen Bananas on a Stick

There are lots of great recipes for frozen bananas online, but we liked this one because of its simplicity. You’ll need three ingredients, bananas, dark chocolate, and chopped nuts. Check it out!
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Sea Salt Cubes in the Dead Sea

The Dead Sea is a giant, super-saline lake at the lowest spot on Earth. And its beaches appear to be pebbled with perfect little cubes of salt.  From Science Alert: These cubes form because of the geometry of the salt’s chemical bonds [...]
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New Korean Animated Short — Johnny Express

Korean motion graphics studio Alfred Imageworks has released a hilarious new animated short, Johnny Express. It’s 2150. There are all sorts of Aliens living throughout space. Johnny is a Space Delivery Man who travels to different [...]
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Hypnotizing Time Lapse Micro Photography

Sometimes we have to take a moment to appreciate nature’s mysteries. These creatures, which are filmed very close up, really do look like aliens from another planet. This stop motion micro photography of animals of the Great Barrier Reef [...]
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Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Day

Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Day (yesterday) was a huge success. Because it was streamed live from London, England, some of us in other time zones were unable to watch it! Have no fear, Jamie’s peeps have uploaded the video so [...]
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Could Godzilla Exist?

VSauce3 takes on the the question “Could Godzilla Exist?”
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How Bones Change in Microgravity

Three astronauts who had spent six months aboard the International Space Station returned to Earth yesterday. Search and recovery forces soon converged on the Russian Soyuz space capsule which was charred by extreme heat on re-entry, and opened [...]
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Food Revolution Day & A Recipe for Salmon Fishcakes

Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution Day is this Friday, May 16th. To get us in the mood to get kids excited about food, we’re sharing this video on how to make delicious salmon fishcakes. Find out more about Food Revolution Day below [...]
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Jamie’s & Grovers’ Fruit Smoothie and Perfect Popsicles

  Jamie Oliver has a hairy helping hand in the kitchen with his pal Grover from Sesame Street. Together they find out just how easy it is to make healthy, fun food from a gorgeous fruit salad all for Food Revolution Day on May 16th. Food [...]
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Retro Cartoon — La Linea (The Line)

La Linea (“The Line”) is an Italian animated series created by cartoonist Osvaldo Cavandoli. The series consists of 90 episodes, each about 2–3 minutes long, which were originally broadcast on the Italian channel RAI between [...]
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The Strangest Things Ever Shot Into Space

Deli meat, golf clubs, and money are just a few of the random objects astronauts have carried with them into orbit. The Scientific American Space Lab YouTube channel gives us the deets on their top five: If you’re over 13 consider [...]
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Ask Amy — Dealing with Stressful Exams

Last year the Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls YouTube channel posted this great “Ask Amy” video on how to deal with the stress of exams. Since it’s that time of year again, we thought we’d share Amy’s very sage [...]
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Cinco de Mayo History & Fun

Cinco de Mayo—or the fifth of May—commemorates the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War (1861-1867). A relatively minor holiday in Mexico, in the United States Cinco de Mayo has [...]