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Spidey vs. Batman–Tune In

Posted by on Aug 12, 2012 | 0 comments

Spidey vs. Batman–Tune In

In anticipation of this summer’s biggest blockbuster films, the world watched trailers for The Amazing Spider-Man and The Dark Knight Rises over 100 million times. With all of the fanfare surrounding these superheros, we wondered who would win if they squared off against each other in a good old fashioned popularity contest. Would Gotham’s hero rise against the amazing webslinger? Would Peter...

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New Video: THE KILLERS – Runaways

Posted by on Jul 27, 2012 | 0 comments

New Video: THE KILLERS – Runaways

The Killers have unleashed their music video for single “Runaways,” a combo of the abstract and performance video that leave vapor trails of fist-pumping, tear-streaming rock. In Vegas, baby! Everybody looks good, refreshed. They should be. It’s been four years since the band’s last “Day & Age,” and with the new album “Battle Born” due on...

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Hear Here! Beck’s Song “Cities”

Posted by on Jul 22, 2012 | 0 comments

Hear Here! Beck’s Song “Cities”

Beck has contributed three songs to a Playstation video game, ‘Sound Shapes,’ that will be available on Aug. 7. A trailer was released that gives us a preview of one of those songs, ‘Cities.’ WATCH IT HERE http://diffuse...

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50,000 Bee Buzz

Posted by on Jul 14, 2012 | 0 comments

50,000 Bee Buzz

Not many bees were harmed in this video. In fact, 95% of the 50,000 or so bees survived, thanks to Larry Chen. Rather than wipe out the colony, Chen decided to call a specialist who would simply relocate the bees. Watch the fascinating bee rescue HERE. The removal process at Chen’s home took five hours. Mike,   ‘The Bee Guy’, was stung four times. Chen was stung once.  ...

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Earth From Space

Posted by on Jul 10, 2012 | 0 comments

Earth From Space

The International Space Station orbits Earth at an average altitude of about 250 miles and travels at around 17,500 miles per hour. It makes roughly 16 trips around the planet every day. Tomislav Safundžić, resident of Earth, is an 18-year-old who enjoys photography and video editing. He composed “This is Our Planet” with photos and video from the Image Science and Analysis...

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Soul for Sale

Posted by on Jul 9, 2012 | 0 comments

Soul for Sale

In a sad plea for help, a New Mexico woman put her SOUL up for sale on eBay this week. Starting bid? $2,000. After a devastating car accident in 2007, Lori N. has endured severe pain and multiple serious injuries. “I’m at the point now, I’m tired,” Lori said. “I don’t feel good. I’m near the end of my rope. I really am.” From eBay: We don’t...

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