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  • December 19, 2014
    Previously: Harry Potter and Star Wars versions. Go HERE to take a 72-question test to determine your personality type. This is a Myers-Briggs personality chart (larger version HERE, full-res version as well as Doctor Who, Avengers, The Walking Dead, Firefly, Supernatural a... / Continue →
  • December 18, 2014
    This is a list of the top 100 emojis used on Twitter as of June of this year (well this is the top ten, full list after the jump). Since then, the tears of joy emoji has taken over first place by a long shot. You can see all emoji use on Twitter visualized in real-time at the... / Continue →
  • December 16, 2014
    This is a video of Bill Nye explaining the evolutionary process with the help of emojis. I'm not really sure the emojis added anything, but kids these days seem to like them. Whatever helps get the point across I guess. But if you really wanted to connect with the children y... / Continue →
  • December 15, 2014
    This is a video of a mercury-filled balloon being dropped in slow motion. Mercury, as I'm sure you're aware because we're all scientists here, is 13.5x as dense as water and can be poured directly into a balloon with a funnel to fill it up. That alone was pretty neat. But th... / Continue →
  • November 11, 2014
    Note: Larger version HERE in case you like big things. This is the infographic created by David McCandless refuting 52 common misconceptions. I found it all rather questionable. Like, who is this David McCandless and what does he know? What is his AGENDA? Also, what does t... / Continue →
  • November 11, 2014
    This is a video from AsapSCIENCE explaining the science behind why people don't mind the smell of their own farts but are disgusted by other people's. Speak for yourself -- I don't even like my own. Probably because a lot of the times I accidentally shit myself. Also, it's e... / Continue →
  • November 4, 2014
    This is 'If The Moon Were Only 1 Pixel', an interactive website designed by Josh Worth showing the scale of the universe if the moon represents only a single pixel. SPOILER: It's huge. Thankfully, you can click the different planet symbols at the top of the page to take you w... / Continue →
  • October 21, 2014
    This is a chart created using P0rnhub's anal-ytics showing what men versus women search for most often (links to P0rnhub's article with an even further breakdown that you might not want to click on since it is hosted on their main site). I learned a lot. Mostly that thinking ... / Continue →
  • October 20, 2014
    Note: Larger version HERE. Because superhero movies are all the rage right now, this is a timeline of confirmed DC and Marvel superhero movies coming out between now and 2020, created by Dylan Todd over at Comics Alliance. There are 29 movies on the list. For reference, that... / Continue →
  • October 10, 2014
    This is an infographic about fictional computers in television, movies and video games. Of course using the term infographic is a little excessive, because it only features the name of the computer, where it's from, whether it's good or bad, and a quote. I would argue it's mo... / Continue →
  • October 1, 2014
    This is a video of Destin from SmarterEveryday explaining how tattoo guns work, the tattooing process, and showcasing a bunch of ultra-slow motion footage of a tattoo being created (previously posted tattoo footage HERE and HERE). Do you have any tattoos? I have a shamrock on... / Continue →
  • September 30, 2014
    This is a visual guide to Star Trek uniforms created by the folks at CostumeSupercenter to drum up some free advertising for themselves in time for Halloween. Are you going to be a Star Trek character for Halloween? I am not. I am going to be Dr. Emmet Brown from Back to the... / Continue →
  • September 25, 2014
    This is a chart of all Disney movies in the chronological order of the time period they're set in. I learned a lot by looking at it. I'm kidding, I learned almost nothing. Same goes for high school. I'm pretty sure I learned way more from listening to Wu-Tang. Thanks to Je... / Continue →
  • September 17, 2014
    Note: Click HERE for the full-res poster. Remember DeviantARTist Dirk Loechel's massive sci-fi spaceship size comparison chart? Well now he's back with the FINAL UPDATE. And this is it. Note: For the sake of scale, only ships with lengths between 100 meters and 24,000-meter... / Continue →
  • September 8, 2014
    This is video of a rarely seen behavior by ants in which they form 'daisy-chains' to haul away something much larger than themselves. In this case, a dead millipede. Could you imagine being an ant out foraging for food when you stumble across a dead millipede? JACKPOT. That... / Continue →
  • September 3, 2014
    This is 'Should You Trust That Doctor?,' a chart developed by College Humor's Shea Strauss that shows whether or not you can rely on a particular doctor. But, despite being advertised as 'A Definitive Ranking Of Every Pop Culture Doctor Ever', Dr. House is surprisingly absent ... / Continue →
  • September 2, 2014
    This is a short video of Snoop Dogg hosting Plizzanet Earth episode 3, featuring a group of baboons tip-toeing their way across a pond. Also, this one seemed to have a lot more bleeped words than the past two episodes. Presumably because Snoop was revealing top-secret militar... / Continue →
  • August 19, 2014
    This is a US map showing the relative value of $100 by state. Money buys significantly less in California, Hawaii, DC, Maryland, New York and New Jersey. Money goes the furthest in Mississippi, which, coincidentally, is also the fattest state. Apparently because you can alw... / Continue →
  • August 14, 2014
    These are three US map created by the folks at Movoto of the most torrented television shows, games and movies (p0rn excluded) per capita over the last 40 days, according to state. As you can see, Game of Thrones is very popular. Also, apparently some people download The Big ... / Continue →
  • August 6, 2014
    Note: This isn't the whole graphic, hit the jump to see the whole thing. Bonus points for reading it on the can. This is an infographic about reading on the shitter. I find it hard to believe only 75% of Americans have used their cell phone in the bathroom. Apparently 25% o... / Continue →