Genius Moves of the Day: World's Best Chess Player Beats Bill Gates Badly

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What do you think happened when Bill Gates challenged the greatest chess player in the world to a match? He was embarrassingly defeated. Magnus Carlsen, 22, beat the founder of Microsoft in just over one minute of playing. Watch Carlsen's eyes as he continually stares at the chess board as though he has every move figured out almost before Gates even makes it.

Amazing Structure of the Day: Boeing 777 Model Built Out of Manila Folders

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Amazing Structure of the Day: Boeing 777 Model Built Out of Manila Folders
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Luca Iaconi-Stewart has dropped out of college to work on this beauty. That's how committed he is to the extreme detail of this Boeing 777 jet. He's been working on the 1:60 model made entirely out of manila folders for the past five years and expects to be finished with it in early 2014. When we say detailed, we really mean it! The model has working landing gear and even the opening doors are meticulously accurate to the original aircraft.


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Artsy Fart of the Day: Extremely Detailed Wood Carvings of Paper Objects

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Artsy Fart of the Day: Extremely Detailed Wood Carvings of Paper Objects
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Artist Randall Rosenthal has an amazing talent of carving and panting astonishingly detailed paper objects out of wood blocks. I guess he's found a new way of making paper out of wood...

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Look at This Cat of the Day: Custom Built Cat Structures With Style

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Look at This Cat of the Day: Custom Built Cat Structures With Style
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A company out of Germany called Goldtatze (Golden Paw) builds elaborate walkways, perches, and scratching posts for your cat out of natural materials like wood and rope. The company also does custom installations so that your home can be filled with bridges and walkways so that your cat can truly feel like the master of its domain.


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Serious Eater of the Day: Tiny Mom Devours 72 Ounces of Steak in Less Than Three Minutes

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This mother of four only weighs 120 pounds, but she makes no exceptions when it comes to clearing her plate! Molly Schuyler of Nebraska may have set a world record when she recently devoured a 72-ounce piece of meat in under three minutes. According to Gawker, the current Guinness World Record for consuming a steak that size is 6 minutes and 48 seconds.

LEGO Craftsmanship of the Day: Working, Air-Powered Car Made From Over 500,000 LEGO Bricks

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Melbourne entrepreneur Steve Sammartino and Romania-based Raul Oaida created a full-sized, fully-functional car that runs on air. The wheels and some of the vehicle's support structure are made from non-LEGO parts, but the engine is made entirely from LEGO pieces.

Defying Death of the Day: Daredevil in a Wingsuit Glides Inches From the Ground

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Could this be the closest anyone has ever flown above the Earth? Wingsuit pilot Brain Drake soars through the air in Chamonix, France with only a little more than a meter between him and the ground, defying gravity and certain death.