For those of you that are new around here, every weekend we bring you 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web in a list we refer to as “Link25″. This week, you’ll find everything from how to hit somebody 100 times in one second to a guy enduring a velvet ant sting in the name of science (or insanity). So get ready because this is Link25 (212) – When The Velvet Ant Stings Edition.
How to hit an opponent 100 times in 1 second
Expecto Patronum! J.K. Rowling And Pottermore Release An Official Patronus Quiz
Merlin’s beard! After what has felt like an eternity of waiting, it looks like J.K. Rowling’s official Harry Potter site, Pottermore, is finally gearing up to release a Patronus quiz!
This afternoon, the Pottermore Twitter account posted the following tweet of a very familiar trail of silver lights bouncing between a dark forest thick with trees. It might seem vague to some, but (Click on the title to read the full article).
Stung by a velvet ant AKA Cow Killer...
Smoking Leaves Lasting Marks on Your DNA, Study Finds
Reviewing results from blood samples taken from nearly 16,000 people in 16 prior studies, the researchers also found that for those who stopped smoking, most genes “recovered” within five years of quitting.
“Although this emphasizes the long-term residual effects of smoking, the good news is the sooner you can stop smoking, the (click on the title to read the full article).