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The Lord of the Rings Mythology Explained

Have a look at this excellent video explaining the complex history and mythology in the Lord of the Rings universe! Well, as much as can be explained in 4 minutes and 45 seconds…

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Orion Spacecraft Is Go!

NASA’s new Orion space capsule has successfully launched and landed in its first-ever test flight. On the morning of Friday, December 5th, at 7:05 am, a Delta IV Heavy rocketed the Orion space capsule 5,800 kilometers (that’s 5.8 megameters) into a high elliptical orbit. After some 5 hours, it then plunged back to Earth at 32,000 kph, and landed successfully in the Pacific Ocean.

You can see the launch here!

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For more information, check out what Space.com has to say, or you can read the article at the New York Times.

Star Wars: the Force Awakens Teaser

Star Wars: the Force Awakens teaser trailer has been released! There’s too little here to really guess at the plot, characters, or story, but at least we have a few new visuals to enjoy!

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Stop Looking At Your Phones

Take a look at this brilliant Downton Abbey parody, also parodying the propensity for us plebeian pedestrians to ponder our phones. (Be warned, however — the parody does use some language that may offend).

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Gothic Castle For Sale

Take a look at this crazy cool gothic castle for sale in Woodstock, Connecticut. It costs a cool $45 million, but it does have a moat, 8 bed rooms, a motor pool, and covers 22,000 sq ft of pure medieval fun. Now all it needs is a dragon to perch on the roof top!

Avengers: Age of Ultron

Great Mother of Ultron! The first teaser trailer for the new Avengers movie has arrived, and you must check it out!

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