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  1. Weird

    Samsung Did Not Pay Apple $1.05 Billion in Coins, Internet. Come on

    An old Internet myth seems to be rearing it's made-up head, and people are once again sharing the story of how Samsung paid off a $1.05 billion court-ordered settlement with Apple in 30 truckloads of nickels. Except... they obviously didn't. Besides this being an old myth, let's look at why it's so ridiculous. Simply put - sheer volume.

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  2. Science

    Ever Wondered What a Ball of Red Hot Nickel Would Do to a Block of Ice? [Video]

    One of the greatest things to come out of the creation of YouTube is the ability for pretty much anyone to video any kind of thing and throw it up for the viewing pleasure of others. There were other ways before YouTube, but the video giant centralizes things well. It also allows creators of videos to field suggestions from their viewers, and that's just what YouTube user carsandwater did. They've been heating up balls of nickel and placing them in things, and one comment suggested that they place the red hot ball of nickel on a block of ice.

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