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If you stand on the very edge of the coast and look straight out into the ocean, what is the distance from where you are standing to the horizon line?

If you stand on the very edge of the coast and look straight out into the ocean, what is the distance from where you are standing to the horizon line? submitted by Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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TIL Obsidian can be made into a scalpel with a cutting edge of 3 nanometers. A strand of DNA is 2.5 nm, a sheet of paper 100,000 nm

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TIL Obsidian can be made into a scalpel with a cutting edge of 3 nanometers. A strand of DNA is 2.5 nm, a sheet of paper 100,000 nm submitted by icantgetthenameiwant [link] [1106 comments] Source: top scoring links : todayilearned

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YSK about Synergy, a cross-platform software which enables you to scroll your mouse off the edge of the screen and start working off another computer (mouse and keyboard virtualization)

YSK about Synergy, a cross-platform software which enables you to scroll your mouse off the edge of the screen and start working off another computer (mouse and keyboard virtualization) I was recently searching for a dual-monitor over LAN solution and

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Why does it feel like my peripheral vision ends at the corner of my eyelids instead of the edge of my pupils?

Why does it feel like my peripheral vision ends at the corner of my eyelids instead of the edge of my pupils? submitted by Derpeh [link] [comment] Source: reddit answers: a knowledgebase built on reddit

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TIL that owls have serrations on the edge of their flight feathers, allowing an owl’s flight to be practically silent. Some fish-eating owls, for which silence has no evolutionary advantage, lack this adaptation.

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TIL that owls have serrations on the edge of their flight feathers, allowing an owl’s flight to be practically silent. Some fish-eating owls, for which silence has no evolutionary advantage, lack this adaptation. submitted by Inblades [link] [173 comments] Source:

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TIL Edge of Tomorrow, adapted from All You Need Is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka, who was inspired from his experience from playing video games; when getting stuck on a level, you keep reliving the same battle by spawning and each time you respawn, you’re more efficient and skilled at the game.

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TIL Edge of Tomorrow, adapted from All You Need Is Kill by Hiroshi Sakurazaka, who was inspired from his experience from playing video games; when getting stuck on a level, you keep reliving the same battle by spawning and each

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LPT: Laptop – your finger is at the edge of touchpad but you need to move cursor more.

LPT: Laptop – your finger is at the edge of touchpad but you need to move cursor more. Laptop, you need to move the cursor further but your finger is already at the edge of the touchpad. Worse, you doubletapped

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LPT Request: How to talk to someone that will not let you get a word in edge wise

LPT Request: How to talk to someone that will not let you get a word in edge wise submitted by whoami4546 [link] [4 comments] Source: top scoring links : LifeProTips

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YSK That in Windows 7, you can double click the right edge of most columns in the headers of tables to automatically resize them to fit their contents

YSK That in Windows 7, you can double click the right edge of most columns in the headers of tables to automatically resize them to fit their contents This works with the tables in Microsoft Word, it works with the

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