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UK man finds chunk of whale vomit possibly worth £100,000

UK man finds chunk of whale vomit possibly worth £100,000

Last summer we talked about a boy in the UK who found a yellowish rock on a beach near his home. What the boy thought was a rock was actually a chunk of whale vomit known as ambergris. The chunk of whale vomit the boy found in August of 2012 was estimated to be worth as much as £40,000.

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Bacon shaving cream coming from the makers of all things bacon

Bacon shaving cream coming from the makers of all things bacon

Bacon. The food of the gods. Tasty, crunchy, bacon. Bacon, bacon, bacon. Just saying the word BACON is enough to make stomachs growl the world over. Most of us probably limit our bacon intake to breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, and any day that ends in the letter "Y".

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UK Boy finds rare whale vomit

UK Boy finds rare whale vomit

See that goodly sized rock that the boy in the photograph below is holding? Yeah, it's not actually a rock. What the boy is holding is a gigantic chunk of whale vomit. Disgusting is it not? I can only imagine the boy's mother standing behind the photographer with a bottle of hand sanitizer at the ready.

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Chinese orb of salvation adds +100 constitution

Chinese orb of salvation adds +100 constitution

Natural disasters are scary. No one wants to be crushed, burned, sunk, or eaten by zombies. That means that wealthy people who worry about this sort of thing often spend huge sums of money on things to help them survive natural disasters and other untoward apocalypses. This is a case of a man from China only identified as Yang, who created a giant survival sphere.

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Necomimi Brainwave Cat Ears officially launch in the US

Necomimi Brainwave Cat Ears officially launch in the US

If you really, really like cats and might like to have your own set of cat ears that you can wear on your head, Necomimi has launched a product in the US will make your feline dreams come true. The product is called the Necomimi Brainwave Cat Ears. The rather strange product is available now at select authorized retailers in the United States for $99.95.

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New photos surface from “Baltic UFO” dive investigation

New photos surface from “Baltic UFO” dive investigation

You may recall back in February when a strange object was discovered on the bottom of the Baltic Sea that just happened to look like the Millennium Falcon from Star Wars. The object was originally discovered with some sort of sonar by a company that specialized in deep-sea salvage, presumably patrolling the depths in search of shipwrecks. A Swedish expedition decided to descend into the depths to get a better look at what the object really was.

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Gorilla undergoes surgery for broken jaw at human hospital

Gorilla undergoes surgery for broken jaw at human hospital

A gorilla named Motuba that lives at the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo got into a fight sometime last week and ended up with a broken jaw. Motuba is a 27-year-old silverback gorilla and zoo officials believe that Motuba likely got in a fight with the younger gorilla seeking a more dominant position in the tribe. No one witnessed the fight.

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PowerPot Charges gadgets while you cook

PowerPot Charges gadgets while you cook

A new gadget called the PowerPot has surfaced and is aimed at those who want to be ready for any type of disaster. It's also ideal for campers who like to rough it without giving up their electronic devices. The PowerPot concept comes in three different forms that generate different amounts of power when subjected to heat.

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Sh*tter turns your twitter feed into TP

Sh*tter turns your twitter feed into TP

If ever company deserved millions in startup funding, this is it. The company is called Sh*tter. That name alone would wrangle venture capital out of my wallet. Sure, the company may not make it, but at least if someone asks how investments are going I can say straight down the sh*tter and truly mean it. I particularly like the company tagline, "social media has never been so disposable."

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Zombie mall promises movie-style undead battle

Zombie mall promises movie-style undead battle

With the necessary skills to fend off the zombie menace still absent from most school curricula, it's time to take matters into your own hands and make sure your loved ones know how best to handle the undead. Taking place at an abandoned, soon to be demolished shopping center near London in the UK, the Zombie Shopping Mall Experience is a £119 ($189) masterclass in being chased by brain-hungry hoards and keeping them at bay, albeit with airsoft guns and movie-grade special effects.

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Dollar Shave Club almost makes me want to shave

Dollar Shave Club almost makes me want to shave

I work from home, so most days I don't even bother with pants. Dressed up for folks like me is boxers without pizza stains. I certainly don't think about shaving until I'm somewhere between Grizzly Adams and Ben Roethlisberger. However, Dollar Shave Club makes me want to shave. Okay, that's a lie. Dollar Shave Club does make me think about shaving though, which is something the wife has so far been unsuccessful with.

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Escaped penguin evades capture by swimming at “tremendous speed”

Escaped penguin evades capture by swimming at “tremendous speed”

Calling all cars, calling all cars! Be on the lookout for escaped penguin, swims at tremendous speed, considered armed and cute. A one-year-old Humboldt penguin has escaped from the Tokyo Sea Life Park. The young penguin went on the lamb recently and was spied swimming in the Kyu-Edo River headed towards Tokyo Bay.

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