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Need to know: Dick Tracy would dig the Samsung smartwatch + other science fiction predictions

Back in the 1930s, cartoonist Chester Gould introduced the world to Dick Tracy, a private eye in a signature yellow duster and hat, who communicated with his top-secret contacts via wrist-watch. While yellow dusters are unlikely to become a hip … Continue reading

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Shark Week’s Megalodon and Sharknado are fake, but are shark attacks increasing?

Unless you were living under a rock, it was hard to escape the onslaught of shark news this summer, between the Discovery Channel’s latest foray to beef up their now infamous “Shark Week,” Megalodon, and SyFy’s Sharknado. While both efforts … Continue reading

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