Today at the White House Science Fair, President Barack Obama revealed that he'd just taped an episode of the Discovery Channel hit show Mythbusters.

The Washington Post says the episode will put to the test "whether ancient Greek scientist Archimedes set fire to invading Roman fleet using only mirrors & sun."

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A day prior to the crash that has landed BMX star TJ Lavin in a coma, a close friend of the racer was hospitalized following his own accident.

In an interview with People, fellow professional rider Ryan Nyquist says Lavin was "tweaked" before his ride on Saturday night due to the condition of Ty Pinney, who also crashed during a run in Las Vegas and now lies just five hospital beds away from Lavin.

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It's painful, but true: we must give props to Miley Cyrus for both the videos posted below.

First, the singer clearly learned from this incident and handled a confrontation with a photographer in a mature, reasonable manner over the weekend. She pulled her car over; calmly explained to a paparazzi member that he was driving recklessly and the police were on their way; and then returned to her vehicle.

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While American Idol fans across the country worry about whether or not Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler can really fill the void left by Simon Cowell, there's at least one man who's happy that British producer is gone from the judging table:

Nigel Lythgoe.

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