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This Michigan Man Solved the Stonehenge Mystery Years Ago [VIDEO]

For centuries, scholars and scientists alike have debated how Stonehenge was assembled... until a retired man from Lapeer cracked the mystery and built one in his backyard.

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How Much Of The Upcoming Total Solar Eclipse Will West Michigan Experience?

I'm excited about this, in a few weeks, we'll experience something that hasn't happened in the U.S. since 1979, that's 38 years!  Monday, August 21st, America will experience a total eclipse...

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The Perfect Stargazing Place In Michigan Has Been Found

The other day I was asking “where’s a good place to look at the sky?”, not because I’m crazy, BUT because you could see the Northern Lights, and I didn’t know where to go where it’s actually dark enough to enjoy...

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Scientists Issue a Warning About Sex Robots

Did you know that there's a Foundation for Responsible Robotics? I didn't, either. But the scientists from the FRR have released a report asking people to think about our future with sex robots. They even have some suggestions on how we can prepare!

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circa 1900: One of the victims killed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius which destroyed the city of Pompeii. The shape was preserved by ashes, mixed with rain, settling around the man to leave a mould after the body had decayed, excavators poured plaster into the space and so the person appears in relief. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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Pompeii Man’s Preserved Masturbation Goes Viral

Archeologists have found something like 1,500 preserved bodies in the ruins of Pompeii. When Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79CE, a lot of the people in the town were killed so quickly, it's thought they wouldn't have even felt any pain. This guy might have been feeling something else.

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10 Amazing Locations To Stargaze From In Michigan’s Lower Peninsula

It's always a little difficult to gaze at the stars in West Michigan because of light pollution and our above average cloud cover.  But if you really want to get a good clear view of the sky without much light pollution, you don't have to travel too far...

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Michigan Department of Natural Resources/Facebook
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Prize Money Offered For Idea To Keep Asian Carp From Lake MI

Are you good at coming up with ideas and want to make a little extra money?

The state of Michigan is offering a reward, or “prize” to the person who can come up with an idea for keeping Asian Carp out of Lake Michigan...

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National Weather Service (http://www.weather.gov/grr/)
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Wind Advisory For West Michigan Means Power Outages and Downed Trees Likely

West Michigan is under a Wind Advisory this evening (Sunday) as winds up to 50 m.p.h. are expected.

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for West Michigan until Midnight, Sunday...

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By the Way, Science Says Your Gluten Intolerance is a Lie, Too

Next to vegetarianism, the big craze right now is "Gluten-free" diets. And yes, there is a small portion of the world that is truly gluten intolerant, and those people have Celiac Disease. For the rest of you, what you think is gluten intolerance is, at worst, the beginning of Celiac, or a simple allergy to wheat.

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If You Think You’re a Vegetarian or a Vegan – You’re Wrong Says Science

It's the most popular lifestyle out there right now, and one of those things that's like Crossfit: People who are Vegan or Vegetarian LOOOOOVE to tell you they are, and how it's so much better for you, and the earth. But scientifically, there's no one who's actually a vegetarian or a vegan!

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Submit Your AI for This September’s “Visual Doom AI” Fragfest!

This September, there will be the first ever "Visual Doom AI" competition, to determine which AI will reign supreme at fragging other AI, and be able to not only figure out the levels by "sight" alone, but also race to the BFG!

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Stephen Hawking and Breakthrough Starshot Want to Send Tiny Spaceships Into Deep Space

Stephen Hawking, one of the most famous physicists in the world, has teamed up with a huge $100 million research and development program called Breakthrough Starshot. The goal is to get to Alpha-Centauri within 20 years, using tiny postage-stamp-sized nanocraft, powered by lasers and solar winds.

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