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Spring is here (for some of us), and you know what that means, cleaning time. If you happen to have any aluminum cans laying around, why not turn it into a Wi-Fi booster? To be more specific, you'll be crafting a parabolic reflector out of the can using nothing more than an aluminum can, a utility knife, scissors, and some adhesive putty. Users say they see on average a 2-4 bar increase in Wi-Fi signal. Continue reading for more.

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Sure, a Darth Vader toaster that burns the iconic mask directly into your toast may sound cool, but just a regular toaster oven will do in most cases. The same can be said for the Dr. Who Tardis fridge, which may actually be larger on the inside. Whatever the reason may be, these awesome kitchen gadgets and accessories serve as great conversation pieces nonetheless. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of two ladies who flew on a plane for the first time and their priceless reactions.

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Sure, using a power drill may not be the most practical way of punching holes in a stack of paper, but it's creative nonetheless. On a similar note, did you know that the origins of the hole punch date back to Germany via Matthias Theel, where two early patents for a device designed to "punch holes in paper" have since been discovered? Friedrich Soennecken made his patent on November 14, 1886, for his Papierlocher fur Sammelmappen. Continue reading for more creative geeks who found alternative ways of doing everyday tasks.

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BossLogic of deviantART is not only a big fan of Iron Man, but a very talented artist as well, and these awesome pop culture mashups prove it. First up, we have The Iron Dark Knight who definitely could use an Iron Man-like suit against some of the more evil super villains like Mister Freeze and The Mad Hatter. Continue reading to see more.

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Many of us know that this fantasy drama television series is actually an adaptation of A Song of Ice and Fire, George R. R. Martin's series of fantasy novels, the first of which is titled A Game of Thrones, but what if they released a spinoff with cats as the main characters? This set of photos will show you just that, complete with side-to-side comparisons. The series, set on the fictional continents of Westeros and Essos at the end of a decade-long summer, interweaves several plot lines. Continue reading to see them all.

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The amazing pool you see above - part of a home in Villa Devoto, Argentina - was designed by Andres Remy Arquitectos. What sets this one apart from others is that it is elevated from the ground, creating a glass wall that allows views from within, and outside, from different points in the house. We've rounded up five more cool and creative backyards that geeks would love. Continue reading to see them all.

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Neil deGrasse Tyson, for those who don't know (or live in a country where his shows do not air) is an American astrophysicist, author, and science communicator. From 2006 to 2011, he hosted the educational science television show NOVA ScienceNow on PBS and has been a frequent guest on The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, Real Time with Bill Maher, and Jeopardy!. Tyson is the host of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey, an update to Carl Sagan's Cosmos: A Personal Voyage television series; the updated series started in March 2014. The Tweets above show why he is the coolest geek on Twitter. Click here to view the first image in this week's WINS gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of

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Star Wars fanatics know that Jedi study, serve and utilize a mystical power called the Force, in order to help and protect those in need. The Jedi are trained to use the Force through passive meditation and applied academics, practicing the virtues of altruism, mercy, and the commitment to justice while at the same time rejecting emotions such as love, passion, fear, anger and hate. This boy hopes to one day be a real-life Jedi Knight, especially since his parents named him such. Continue reading for more funny and geeky names.

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Aside from having no idea of what they're doing most of the time, especially in front of computers, a dog really does have a place in every geek's home. Whether it be helping with leftovers, help boost your mood after a rough day, guarding the front door, or just keeping yards squirrel-free, they'll make sure you're always busy. Continue reading for more.

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Beau Coffron, also known as Lunchbox Dad online, is based in the San Francisco Bay and loves making delicious and beautifully designed bento lunchboxes for his daughter Abby. You'll find popular pop culture icons, such as characters from Narnia, Spiderman, and Dr. Seuss. Continue reading for more.

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