Popular science page evolving off Facebook

Dominique Charriau/WireImageGwyneth Paltrow launches the Printemps Christmas Decorations Inauguration In Paris at Printemps Haussmann on November 7

Dominique Charriau/WireImageGwyneth Paltrow launches the Printemps Christmas Decorations Inauguration In Paris at Printemps Haussmann on November 7

The popular Facebook page “I F****** Love Science” is getting its own online show through the Discovery Network’s online Test Tube, and site creator Elise Andrew also is developing a show for the Science Channel, according to Adweek.

IFLS, for the uninitiated, regularly posts interesting tidbits from all branches of science, from creepy tarantula exoskeleton pics to deep Carl Sagan memes. In short, it pays to have a kick-ass FB page that has 6.6 million “likes” and myriad daily reposts. So hang in there “Dude Who Lives in His Mom’s Basement,” valiantly holding on to the dream that your “Sexy Robots Appreciation Page” may go viral.

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Kate Gosselin has filed a lawsuit against ex-husband Jon alleging that he hacked into her computer and phone to get info for his “tell-all” book.

Reps for Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are claiming that rumors of a $135 million divorce are “totally false and ridiculous” and that they are not splitting up.

Donald Trump is still fuming over being sued by the state of New York, calling the lawsuit against his “university” President Barack Obama’s idea and possibly a “mini IRS scandal.”

Rapper Fat Joe surrendered to a federal prison in Miami to begin a four-month tax evasion sentence.

Celine Dion is selling her Florida mansion, and you can be the proud owner for only $72 million.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson is 8.

Actress Quvenzhané Wallis (“Beasts of the Southern Wild”) is 10.

Actor Armie Hammer (“The Lone Ranger”) is 27.

Musician Florence Welch is 27.

Singer Leann Rimes is 31.

Actor J. August Richards (“Angel”) is 40.

Actor Jack Black (“Bernie”) is 44.

Actor Jason Priestley (“Beverly Hills, 90210”) is 44.

Singer-songwriter Shania Twain is 48.

Actor Luis Guzmán (“Boogie Nights”) is 57.

Actor David Soul (“Starsky and Hutch”) is 70.

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