This Week In The Future: Don’t Fumble The Baby
The Golden Eagles snatch a baby--but can a man outfitted with genetically-engineered stingray skin shoes catch up? No, we're really asking. We have no idea.
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- The Eagle-Snatching-Baby Video Is Insane, But It’s Also Fake
- Which Wine Should You Get Drunk On This Holiday? [Infographic]
- The Helmet That Can Save Football
- Genetically Engineered Stingray-Skin Sneakers Are A Hoax
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