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July 4, 2017

Easter Island Statue Walks

A collaboration between NOVA and National Geographic showed how scientists think a primitive culture may have moved the five-ton, ten-foot-tall Moai statues on Easter Island."

[via Weird Things and Richard Kashdan]

July 4, 2017 at 12:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (0)

Hello Kitty Earthquake Hood — Bousai Zukin Disaster Protection for Kids

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In Japan, schoolgirls keep special fire-proof "disaster hoods" at their desks to protect their heads in case a major earthquake strikes.

The standard cute bousai zukin just got cuter with this design from Sanrio, the makers of Japan's favorite cat character!

Yes, the Hello Kitty Earthquake Hood will make head protection for young girls as sweet as it can be.

Decorated with Kitty-chan and a host of other characters and items from the kawaii world of Sanrio, this pink earthquake hood will not only provide life-saving protection but will also reassure your child with its fun and cute look.

Made in Japan.

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$76.

July 4, 2017 at 08:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

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