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Thursday Links

June 28 is the anniversary of both the 1914 event that started the First World War (the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife — heirs to the Austrian throne) and the 1919 treaty that ended it.

The NSA’s Hidden Spy Hubs in Eight U.S. Cities.

DARPA Literally Reinvented the Wheel.

WHO (World Health Organization) warns you not to drink camel urine.

Bake the Best Chocolate Chip Cookies by Knowing What to Tweak.

ICYMI, Wednesday’s links are here, and include Helen Keller’s birthday, the science of colorful monkey butts (and a gallery), the new supervolcano that is brewing under New England, and the taxpayer funding behind Domino’s Extra Cheesy Pizza.


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