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35 Awesome Mugs Every Coffee Lover Will Appreciate

Posted By MMK on Feb 3, 2015 | Advertisement Get mugged. 1. For the grumpy morning person: Buy here . 2. For the nerdy romantic: Buy here . 3. For the writer who needs inspiration: Buy here . 4. ...

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We all know that Necessity is the mother of the invention and this proverb is well supported by the Chinese pharmacist who became the god father of the people who used to smoke the nicotine cigarette as because he invented the concept of electronic cigarette to substitute it with the real one. The smoking of the cigarette was banned in many countries by the Government to protect the health of the people.

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Taste the States: 50 Iconic American Foods

Despite the growing number of chain restaurants across America, regional cuisine remains as vast as our continent is wide. Some may travel far distances just for a taste of authentic, iconic state dishes, but to know the history behind their creation is another story. For instance, do you know who invented the first Philly cheesesteak? How about the California Cobb salad? We've gathered 50 dishes from 50 states to prime you about the dishes you love.

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Some of these ideas would be AMAZING fun depending on my future home style.  Especially the shovel and pitchfork!! Check out my other pins and consider following me if you like what you see.

Some of these ideas would be AMAZING fun depending on my future home style. Especially the shovel and pitchfork!! Check out my other pins and consider following me if you like what you see.

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in Limbo - RIP John Forbes Nash, of 'A Beautiful Mind' biopic fame, winner of Nobel Memorial Prize (not an actual Nobel Prize) for Economics for Game Theory. He invented a board game popularized as | So Long Sucker | "...the game involves betraying trust, be mindful of who you play it with! :P Posting it today in memory of its inventor..." "Its a pure negotiation game. The actual chips on the table hardly matter as the real game is cobbling together deal, secret meetings, brinkmanship, and…

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from the Guardian

Pi Day 2015: meet the man who invented π

The earliest appearance of π in scientific literature Photograph: Gareth Roberts In 1706, William Jones – a self-taught mathematician and one of Anglesey’s most famous sons – published his seminal work, Synopsis palmariorum matheseos, roughly translated as A summary of achievements in mathematics. It is a work of great historical interest because it is where the symbol π appears for the first time in scientific literature to denote the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter. Jones…

Here are some extremely simple life hacks that will make your life easier. Is this stuff true? A gas tank arrow, airplane mode? Who knew

Here are some extremely simple life hacks that will make your life easier. Is this stuff true? A gas tank arrow, airplane mode? Who knew

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TIL the man who invented the Super Soaker and the Nerf gun invested his fortune in R&D and has created ceramic solid state batteries with 3 times the power of the best lithium-ion batteries