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charles m. schulz

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Creationists get their 'Cosmos' (It's quite short)

In order to assuage the creationist protesters who complain that Neil DeGrasse Tyson's series doesn't allow for a God-centric explanation, Funny Or Die creates a creationist version. It lasts mere minutes.

By April 15, 2014

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Snow day chant: 'House of Cards,' now now now!

Net noise about season two of the Neflix hit show pile up like snow in a blizzard Thursday as people try to redefine "video on demand."

By February 14, 2014

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Glow-in-the-dark ice cream: Next food craze?

Food inventor Charles Francis uses synthesized jellyfish protein to create glowing ice cream that costs more than $200 a scoop.

By November 4, 2013

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Mark Zuckerberg co-sponsors $33M prize to extend human life

Backed by tech luminaries, the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences, a $3 million reward, is being presented to 11 different scientists for their efforts to cure diseases.

By February 20, 2013

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European Parliament blocks citizen e-mails protesting EU 'porn ban'

After European citizens began to complain en masse over a report proposing that porn should be banned in the 27-member state bloc, European politicians blew the whistle on their own IT department.

By March 7, 2013

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Friendster founder raises $1.7M for social startup Nuzzel

Jonathan Abrams' latest project raises seed round from investors including 500 Startups' Dave McClure.

By November 8, 2012

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Udacity snags $15M to continue its assault on higher education

Andreessen Horowitz is leading a new investment in this change-the-world kind of company, which is run by a man who's already done world-changing things.

By October 25, 2012

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Yahoo buys Snip.it, a Pinterest clone for content curators

Mobile apparently isn't the only focus for Yahoo, which picked up a digital scrapbooking site to turn its users into content curators.

By January 22, 2013

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Saverin: 'I'm ready to pay what I owe'

Under increasing pressure to pay taxes after IPO, Facebook co-founder says he will "pay any taxes due on everything I earned while a U.S. citizen."

By May 17, 2012

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Amazon's Bezos: Maybe the most second-guessed genius in tech

Almost from the start, CEO Jeff Bezos has had to butt heads with a gaggle of critics pressing to see short-term returns at Amazon.

By September 6, 2012