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69 Awesome Brain Hacks That Give You Mind-Blowing Powers. We don't know much about computer hacking here at Cracked, because that stuff involves numbers, but we've come across a whole bunch of different crazy brain and body hacks over the years.

69 Awesome Brain Hacks That Give You Mind-Blowing Powers

The following pages will help you change reality for yourself and others, stop pain by coughing, and even make yourself more attractive to the opposite sex. Years of gathered wisdom are at your disposal. Read on: #69. If You Avoid Thinking About the Future, You Get Better at Everything Consider the tenses past, present, and future.

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Facts: Water

The spider sensory organs and legs. Beside the above-mentioned hairs on the legs, spiders have more features worth studying.

The spider sensory organs and legs

The legs consist of seven segments. Beginning from the body these are in the following order and called coxa, trochanter, femur, patella, tibia, metatarsus and tarsus. 15 Animals You Won’t Believe Aren't Photoshopped. At Cracked, we're no strangers to the weird and terrifying creations Mother Nature's animal development team comes up with.

15 Animals You Won’t Believe Aren't Photoshopped

We consider it our scientific duty to keep the world informed about the continuing freak show that is the animal (and sometimes plant and fungus) kingdom. Sometimes the results of evolution look like Mother Nature sat down with Salvador Dali and sketched out whatever Hunter S. Thompson was screaming about, things like ... #15. Aquagenic urticaria. Aquagenic urticaria, also known as 'water allergy' and 'water urticaria', is a rarely diagnosed form of physical urticaria.

Aquagenic urticaria

An Ominous Warning on the Effects of Ocean Acidification by Carl Zimmer. 15 Feb 2010: Analysis.

An Ominous Warning on the Effects of Ocean Acidification by Carl Zimmer

5 Creepy Ways Video Games Are Trying to Get You Addicted. Keeping You Pressing It...

5 Creepy Ways Video Games Are Trying to Get You Addicted

Ultima Hora : Chinchorro. Misterio LAS ÚLTIMAS NOTICIAS (SANTIAGO, CHILE) - miércoles 30 de noviembre de 2005, pg. 13.

Ultima Hora : Chinchorro

Making the Dead Beautiful: Mummies as Art. November is the Month of the Dead.

Making the Dead Beautiful: Mummies as Art

The 7 Most Terrifyingly Huge Things in the History of Nature. Aproximación al Estudio de los Restos Momificados. * Estudiante de la Universidad de Buenos Aires, Facultad de Filosofía y Letras.

Aproximación al Estudio de los Restos Momificados

Ciencias Antropológicas - Orientación Arqueológica. ** Estudiante de la Universidad de Buenos Aires, Facultad de Filosofía y Letras. Grand prismatic spring. (8 votes, average: 4.50 out of 5) Loading ... Posted in Images on August 1st, 2008 by egosumnemo | Report This Post | The 8 Most Wildly Irresponsible Vintage Toys. These days, if a stuffed animal's plastic eye so much as wiggles, that toy is recalled faster than you can say "class action lawsuit.

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