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How much higher can Donkey Kong characters jump if they're on Mars?
How much higher can Donkey Kong characters jump if they're on Mars?

It's not quite Mother's Day in America yet, but you can send your parents cool footage of a physicist talking about rubber bands. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for Monday, March 11, 2013. Richard Feynman's discussion of hacking elasticity is currently riding at the top of Reddit, while a different type of hack -- a Donkey Kong mod that makes the Pauline save Mario -- did well over the weekend on Reddit. (The game's name has now gone global on twitter as well.) Finishing up the hacking motif, the South by Southwest festival is getting its usual yearly attention, including a speech by space mogul Elon Musk, stating that if nobody else steps up, he might go...

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