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December 21st, 2014
Bizarre and Oddities
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New Species of Psychedelic Lichen Contains Tryptamine and Psilocybin
The ‘Hairy Nails’ fashion trend
Before the First Animated Gif, Joseph Plateau Set Images in Motion with the Phenakistoscope
Portraits of patients from West Riding Asylum, 1869
Super-Kamiokande, a neutrino detector in Japan, holds 50,000 tons of ultrapure water surrounded by light tubes
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