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10. Baby sloths make adorable squeaking noises

sloth in a basket Lucy Cooke, Slothville.com/Video screen capture

This video just might make you squeak with joy.
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9. Why is wave power so far behind wind and solar?

Wave Power© OPT

It's complicated.
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8. "The ocean is so acidic that it is dissolving the shells of our baby oysters"

Taylor Oyster FarmingVimeo/Screen capture

The short video below tells the story of how climate change - more specifically ocean acidification - is affecting the life of fifth-generation small oyster farmers off the coast of Washington state.
More: "The ocean is so acidic that it is dissolving the shells of our baby oysters"

7. Driver who made Facebook videos about aggressive behavior towards bicyclists arrested

road rage videoNate Steiner/CC BY 2.0

Michael Keith Maddox of Piedmont, Alabama, really, really hates bicyclists.
More: Driver who made Facebook videos about aggressive behavior towards bicyclists arrested

6. Why old-school cell phones are making a comeback

old school cell phonesthe_ml/CC BY-NC 2.0

Because retro is so cool. Soon all the kids will be wanting land lines.
More: Why old-school cell phones are making a comeback

5. One of the best supercell timelapses ever, shot in Climax, Kansas (video)

Kansans SupercellVimeo/Screen capture

Sometimes nature puts on a show that is so awe-inspiring that the best thing to do is sit back and enjoy!
More: One of the best supercell timelapses ever, shot in Climax, Kansas (video)

4. Dear Kate wants you to ditch panty liners for good

period underwear© Dear Kate

OK.
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3. SwissRoomBox packs a whole vacation into a box that can fit in a Fit.

Swiss room box unfolded from rear© SwissRoomBox

How to pack a lot into a tiny car.
More: SwissRoomBox packs a whole vacation into a box that can fit in a Fit.

2. Solar roadways destroys crowdfunding goal, raises $1.5m

solar roadways photoSolar Roadways/Video screen capture

People love this thing, Solar Freakin' Roadways. They have always loved this thing.
More: Solar roadways destroys crowdfunding goal, raises $1.5m

1. Environmental photographer of the year shows climate change issues across the world

environmental-photography© Tuyet Trinh Do, Fishing net marking in Mekong Delta, Vietnam, 2012

Wow. Great photography.
More: Environmental photographer of the year shows climate change issues across the world

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