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Friday: September 18, 2009

Our oceans make a record for themselves in terms of warmest temperatures.Our oceans make a record for themselves in terms of warmest temperatures.

Climate change has been raising the planet's average temperature steadily in recent decades. All of the 10 hottest years on record have occurred since 1997.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Scary @ 7:34 AM | Tags (8) | oceans | warmest | temps | science | global | warming | scary | records |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: August 21, 2009

Five of the most expensive U.S. military vehicles to date.Five of the most expensive U.S. military vehicles to date.

Want to build your very own aircraft carrier? You'll need about 4.5 billion bucks. Good luck.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Scary @ 8:00 AM | Tags (6) | military | expensive | taxes | scary | vehicles | money |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 81 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 27, 2009

Nineteen amazing acts of death defiance for you to gawk at.Nineteen amazing acts of death defiance for you to gawk at.

Do not try any of these acts at home, unless you are looking to defy death. Then it's ok.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Scary @ 7:58 AM | Tags (3) | death | defiance | scary |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 50 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: July 16, 2009

Five signs that you probably suffer from a Facebook addiction.Five signs that you probably suffer from a Facebook addiction.

Remember, the first step to on the road to recovery is admitting that you have a problem.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Scary @ 1:16 PM | Tags (7) | addiction | conditions | facebook | scary | signs | social | warning |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 62 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 7, 2009

Five theme park rides that pushed the boundaries of common sense.Five theme park rides that pushed the boundaries of common sense.

 ...in the quest for bigger and better thrills, some rides attempt to betray the laws of physics. And while these rides are usually well-designed, safe attractions—just so big and awe-inspiring that they are frightening—some of them are simply dangerous.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Scary @ 7:33 AM | Tags (4) | themeparks | scary | coasters | adventurous |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 44 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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