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Forget Coffins – Organic Burial Pods Will Turn Your Loved Ones Into Trees

The idea of coming full circle and returning whence we came from is one that appeals to many of us, regardless of our faith (or lack thereof), and this is an idea captured perfectly by this beautiful new burial method developed in Italy. The Capsula Mundi project by designers Anna Citelli and Raoul Bretzel has developed an organic, biodegradable burial capsule that will turn the deceased’s body into nutrients for a tree that will grow out of their remains.

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When Bible Stories Are Illustrated, They Reveal Some Huge Problems

“Bears will maul you, this I know, for the Bible tells me so …”

Christian holy scripture contains more than a foundational template for leading a spiritual life — it also features sex, accidental crotch-touching, the summoning of bears with curses and a host of other topics and prescriptions that seem downright un-Christian.

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10 Years of YouTube

Youtube is such a great invention. All those videos, all those thousands of hours starring at the screen and calling your friends to show them a funny video.  All those viral videos, the “Apparently” kid, Charlie the Unicorn, Charlie bite me again etc.

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