For those of you who don’t know, every weekend we come to you with 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web. The last week has certainly not been a disappointment with everything from the new Spider Man trailer to TIME magazine’s new person of the year. So get ready to kick off the weekend because this is Link25 (223) – The Person of the Year Edition.
NASA’s Cassini spacecraft releases first close-up photos of Saturn
TIME Person of the Year for 2016 is President-elect Donald Trump
Every year, TIME editors select the person — or idea — who has most influenced the news and the world in the past year, for good or ill.
“So which is it this year: Better or worse? The challenge for Donald Trump is how profoundly the country disagrees about the answer,” TIME managing editor Nancy Gibbs wrote in a magazine essay…(click on the title to read the full article).
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FIRST OFFICIAL Trailer for Spider-Man: Homecoming
Dorothea Lange’s Censored Photographs of FDR’s Japanese Concentration Camps
Dorothea Lange—well-known for her FSA photographs like Migrant Mother—was hired by the U.S. government to make a photographic record of the “evacuation” and “relocation” of Japanese-Americans in 1942. She was eager to take the commission, despite being opposed to the effort, as she believed “a true record of the evacuation would be valuable in the future.” (Click on the title to read the full article).
Handheld TESLA COIL GUN at 28,000fps - Smarter Every Day 162
Russia Seen Moving New Missiles To Eastern Europe
In what could mark an escalation of tensions with the West, commercial satellite images suggest that Russia is moving a new generation of nuclear-capable missiles into Eastern Europe.
Russia appears to be preparing to permanently base its Iskander missile system in Kaliningrad, a sliver of territory it controls along the Baltic coast between (click on the title to read the full article).
100 People of Dance
How Pet Dogs Are Helping Out Their Endangered Kin in the Wild
It’s a gruesome scenario that happens all too often: A pack of African wild dogs, led by its alpha pair, is on the hunt, bounding through the savanna after a prey animal. But the chase suddenly ends when a pack member is caught in an illegal trap set by bush-meat poachers. (Click on the title to read the full article).
The Very Real Reindeer and How They Became Associated with Christmas
Unlike Santa, elves or even clean coal, reindeer are real. They may not fly, but there’s a good deal of truth around the many myths of Christmas’s favorite animal. Yes, they do live in extremely cold conditions. Yes, they are known to (click on the title to read the full article).
Baywatch Official Trailer - Teaser (2017) - Dwayne Johnson Movie
John Glenn, American Hero of the Space Age, Dies at 95
No flier since Lindbergh had received such a cheering welcome. Bands played. People cried with relief and joy. Mr. Glenn was invited to the White House by President John F. Kennedy and paraded up Broadway and across the land. A joint meeting of Congress stood and (click on the title to read the full article).
Transformers: The Last Knight Official Trailer #1 (2017) Mark Wahlberg Action Movie HD
Can You Solve These Riddles Without Looking at the Answers?
Riddle me that, riddle me this…How many of these answers did you really miss?
That’s right. It’s time to warm up your brain and check out some of the best offerings from (click on the title to read the full article).
The Mummy Official Trailer #1 (2017) Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella Action Movie HD
First Dinosaur Tail Found Preserved in Amber
The tail of a 99-million-year-old dinosaur, including bones, soft tissue, and even feathers, has been found preserved in amber, according to a report published today in the journal Current Biology.
While individual dinosaur-era feathers have been found in amber, and evidence for feathered dinosaurs is captured in fossil impressions, this is (click on the title to read the full article).
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Teaser Trailer
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33 Surgery Patients Share The Terror And Panic Of Waking Up In The Middle Of Surgery
I woke up, felt really peaceful. Couldn’t really see anything, I think my eyes were just cracked open a bit, so I had the impression of people moving around.
Then I tried to take a breath. Couldn’t do it. All my muscles were paralyzed. I started to get air hunger so badly, my mind was racing, I was in (click on the title to read the full article).