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Map of the World Drawn Entirely Using Facebook Connections. The above map of the world, drawn by Facebook data structuring intern Paul Butler using connections between 10 million Facebook friends (full-size link), is interesting enough in itself until you realize that all of the country borders are entirely drawn using Facebook friend connections too.

Even if the world was dark and totally unmapped, Facebook could produce a remarkably good approximation of most of its continents’ boundaries, and even the borders of some countries. It still took some clever math. Calories in Various Foods. Brief Answers to Cosmic Questions.

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Brief Answers to Cosmic Questions

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How to Boost Your BitTorrent Speed and Privacy

Wouldn't Forced potentially decrease the speed? You cut off all unencrypted peers. Flagged. Virtual Museum of Bacteria.