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Watch this Beautiful Time Lapse Footage of World Cities Flying By from Space
Science

Watch this Beautiful Time Lapse Footage of World Cities Flying By from Space

Enjoy this stunning time lapse footage from space…

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Not in the Holiday Spirit? This Spectacular Flash Mob Video Will Change That
Music Pop Culture

Not in the Holiday Spirit? This Spectacular Flash Mob Video Will Change That

If you think the flash mob thing is over, the

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Infinite Fractions
Science

Infinite Fractions

Our buddies at Numberphile have an uncanny ability to make math

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Watch This Beautiful Time Lapse Video of Corals Moving
Science

Watch This Beautiful Time Lapse Video of Corals Moving

Using magnification and time lapse video, it’s clear that corals and

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How to Multiply Numbers by Drawing Lines
Science

How to Multiply Numbers by Drawing Lines

Shared this with my daughter tonight… her mind was blown.

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Fan Trailer Imagines Lucas Touch In Episode VII Trailer
Movies Pop Culture

Fan Trailer Imagines Lucas Touch In Episode VII Trailer

For those Star Wars fans concerned about what the first

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A Tribute to the GREAT Gordie Howe
Sports

A Tribute to the GREAT Gordie Howe

After suffering a second stroke this month, the world is

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Infinity is Even Bigger than You Think
Science

Infinity is Even Bigger than You Think

We all struggle with the concept of the enormity of

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Fire, a Van De Graff Generator, a Dude in a Hoodie:  Science the Phactual Way
Science

Fire, a Van De Graff Generator, a Dude in a Hoodie: Science the Phactual Way

What do you get when you combine fire, a Van

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Mapping the Universe, and the Earth’s Place in It
Science

Mapping the Universe, and the Earth’s Place in It

Galaxy superclusters are the largest structures in the universe.  Defining

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What if the Moon Was a Disco Ball?
Science

What if the Moon Was a Disco Ball?

Here at Phactual, we absolutely love the VSauce on Youtube.

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BBC History of Art in Three Colours Documentary
Fine Arts History

BBC History of Art in Three Colours Documentary

Need something to watch this weekend – try this BBC

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Classic BBC World War I Documentary – All 26 Episodes of ‘The Great War’ Free Online
History

Classic BBC World War I Documentary – All 26 Episodes of ‘The Great War’ Free Online

The Great War is a classic 26 part BBC documentary

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The Changing of the Lower 48:  400 Years of Development
Geography History

The Changing of the Lower 48: 400 Years of Development

This incredible video tracks the territorial development of the lower