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How Vise Grip Pliers Saved My Life - Stories about How Vise Grips is a Toolbox Hero - Popular Mechanics
"Can Vise-Grips save a life? Sure, and they can…
In Kansas, Climate Skeptics Embrace Green Energy - Series - NYTimes.com
The power of framing in action.
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Physics Buzz: Twin Paradox a Paradox in Low-Earth Orbit
"Relativity enthusiasts will be excited…
The Nature of Glass Remains Anything but Clear - NYTimes.com
"David A. Weitz, a physics professor at Harvard, joked, "There are more theories of the glass transition than there are theorists who propose them.""
(tags: physics materials science)
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Mars Lander Succumbs to Winter - NYTimes.com
Farewell, Phoenix, thou good and faithful servant.
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Deep Secrets of 'The Daily Show' - City Room Blog - NYTimes.com
"Mr. Remnick asked the writers and producers what a typical day at "The Daily Show" is like…