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March 10 is Chuck Norris‘ 78th birthday: His 5 most badass movies and a bunch of Norris “facts” plus a supercut of Norris’s best kicks. Related: U.K. scientists recreated Neanderthal man, who looks just like Chuck Norris.

Check out this Street-Legal Jet Powered Volkswagen Beetle.

How Knot Analysis Can Reveal the Perpetrator of a Crime.

Daylight Saving Time starts this weekend: Here’s some DST history (including Ben Franklin’s proposal), stories, and video. Related: How DST works and why these states want to ditch it.

The Unlikely Friendship between Albert Einstein and Charlie Chaplin.

The golden age of false rumps.

ICYMI, Tuesday’s links are here, and include a map of how butterflies are related to each other, a roundup of funny colonoscopy videos, when you grow up never realizing you’re on the run from the Mob, and, for Michelangelo’s birthday, his illustrated grocery list.


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