No words can describe these amazing places around the world, so I thought to show you these places with as many pictures as I can. Hope you like them. Observation Deck Sky Walk, Austria, Europe The Skywalk is located at about 2700 m, right next to the mountain station. It was constructed in 2005 […]
Are London police warning against using the Underground due to an impending terrorist attack?
Everyone on the internet has an opinion about Gal Gadot and her Wonder Woman look in Batman v Superman: The Epicest Court Case. And hey, that's great; but what about the people who are really invested in Diana? People like Queen Lynda Carter, and the ladies who are making the latest WW comic? Well, they have some feels about Gadot's look, too.
Russia is currently facing a mortgage market boom, and banks in the region are doing whatever they can to capitalize on the increased interest (pun not intended) in home ownership. One way to do it? Let people borrow a cat to play with in their new apartment or house. Seems like a pretty dumb reason to buy a house, Russ—oh no ahh, they're so cute! Never mind, I'm on board.
I've interviewed Karen Gillan a few times during her time on Doctor Who and she's a lovely woman but I think I'm gonna have to add her to my list of "BE MY BEST FRIEND PLEASE." I mean, she did the ALS ice bucket challenge the other day...Show More Summary
Rich people do not need a fancy new title.
A little over a year ago, with the help of a few other Trekkies I met through Tumblr, I took on a huge but super-fun project: running each and every live-action Star Trek episode—from The Original Series through Enterprise—through the Bechdel Test.
Life as a Tiny Hamster isn't just about tiny burritos and tiny pizza pies. Eventually, you have to settle down, get yourself an appropriately-sized job, maybe a tiny 401(k), eventually even some tiny property.
(YouTube link) Snell’s O & P has been in business since 1911, and Chris Snell is the fourth generation of his family to make orthotics and prosthetics. Chris recently made this steampunk leg that has gears controlled by a microprocessor and powered by movement. Show More Summary
Municipalities, businesses, and home-owners face many challenges due to aging infrastructure, particularly plumbing and sewer lines. Over time, electrical wires short-out, roofs need to be replaced, and decades of water usage leave plumbing vulnerable to leaks and breaks. Show More Summary
Comedian Chris Cohen has released a “translated” version of the popular YouTube video “Cat vs. Deer” in which he added a voice track of what the group of deer are saying. Surprisingly, they’re discussing the recent Guardians of the Galaxy...Show More Summary
Here's a reading (MP3) of the first part of my story "Petard: A Tale of Just Desserts" from the new MIT Tech Review anthology Twelve Tomorrows, edited by Bruce Sterling. Read the rest
Stephan J Harper, author of a self-published ebook concerning crime-fighting teddy bears, makes a spectacular appearance in the comment section of Michael E. Cohen's review. [via]
Oliver Frantelle, from Paris, built this Mid Century rocking chair from the instructions in my book, Maker Dad. He says: "We had so much fun that I wanted to report. First, it looks real cool. Second, it’s comfortable and cozy. Third, it makes my neighbors jealous!" Im jealous, too, Oliver -- yours looks a lot better than the ones I built!
(Photo: Rocket News 24) Let's admit that mistakes were made. We both made some inadequate choices, said words that were best left unspoken, and pantsed people in public when it would have been optimal not to do so. Is that enough, Alex? Can't you just let it go? Apparently not. Show More Summary
As fantastic to watch as it is to listen to.
Stonehenge's remains suggest a circle, but archaeologists have finally proven it after a drought revealed what lay beneath the grass.
Ryan Adams is streaming his entire new album a week before the official release of one of the most highly anticipated records of 2014.
“Obviously me telling them face-to-face is not working, so I’ve tried to be creative.” Frustrated father Will Reid was tired of repeatedly telling his two teenage children to change the toilet paper roll, so he got creative and made an instructional how-to video to teach them how it’s done. Show More Summary
When Yvonne Esquilin of Georgetown, Texas found a moth in her house, she interpreted its wing pattern as a sign from God. Read the rest