Acorns links your checking account and invests spare change from purchases through that account. Your portfolio is diversified and transparent, and you can deposit or withdraw at any time. Android and web versions coming soon.
Cam-O-Bunk is a portable, modular and durable cot. You can adjust or assemble it without tools, thanks to its unique disc-based joints. It can be used stacked, as two single cots or as one bench. It also has a variety of accessories...
A documentary about cryonics, the practice of freezing the dead in the hope that they can be revived in the future. Cryonics facilities are legally classified as cemeteries. There is currently no way to safely reverse the process.
LG followed Motorola’s lead and created a smartwatch with a circular face. The G Watch R has a 1.3? 320×320 OLED display, a 1.2GHz CPU, 512MB RAM and 4GB of storage. The watch is also dust- and water-resistant. Drops Q4 2014.
Zachary Quinto is going where no man has gone before…or at least on a journey to someplace, according to his Instgram account. Actor James Lock is all wet and it wasn’t part of the Ice Bucket Challenge. The star of the British TV series The Only Way Is Essex graciously allowed his girlfriend snap a nude pic of him in […]
Illustration by Tyler Hoehne Since its inception 56 years ago, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, essentially the U.S. Department of Defense’s mad scientist division, has turned fiction into fact and revolutionized our world several times over by thinking big and weird. Show More Summary
Near the burgeoning Fremont East District in Las Vegas sits The Listening Tree from George Zisiadis. It invites the public to discover the joy of music through tree-suspended headphones, each playing a continuous unique song.
Giro helmets educates us on the finer points of what happens to your brain in a crash, and how a seemingly small change to helmet design could protects us by moving just enough to reduce some of the most deadly and traumatic forces.
By Diana Smith for The Culture-ist Sarah Buchanan didn't grow up on a farm. She didn't study agriculture at her university, Georgia State, and until a few years ago, the only plant she may have envisioned herself cultivating was basil. Show More Summary
A rookie circus technician unintentionally gives the audience a show they’ll never forget. If they make it out alive. Office equipment maker Brother makes a case for its label makers with this morbid, but hilarious commercial.
Rock star and role model Kim Gordon is best known for her band, Sonic Youth, but she’s also always been a visual and performance artist. For those who know Gordon primarily as a musician, “Is it My Body? Selected Texts,” a collection of her writings on art and performance published this past May by Sternberg [...]
Mental Floss takes a look at some of today’s industry leaders who started from the bottom, from Steve Jobs to Sean Combs. In keeping with the episode’s theme, they let their own intern host the show.
Early yesterday morning I posted the video of 20 year-old Georgia resident Daniel Pierce, who recorded his family as they verbally and physically abused him for being gay. Since then the clip has gone wildly viral with over 2 million views. Show More Summary
Someone is actively soliciting all of the 5-for-$15 thongs you’ve accumulated over the course of your post-Bat Mitzvah (hopefully?) life.
YouTuber Ingela Tanneskog says she waited for a thunderstorm to pass before taking this video so she could film a huge rainbow in peace. Apparently nature had other plans.
In a disturbing and terribly sad video posted on YouTube Wednesday, a boy named Daniel is berated and disowned by his parents after coming out. The family claims to have supported him despite "knowing" he was gay since a young...
Did this man's roving eyes really ruin the picnic outing, or was it his wife's jealous nature? The post Portrait of Jealousy: A Man Accused appeared first on The Good Men Project.
“This is no cause for alarm,” one official said. Um, yes it is.
Even though Studio Ghibli is actually only taking a temporary break, Animation Domination HD’s bittersweet tribute is still worth watching, if only as a reminder of the company’s nigh-untouchable track record.
A team of robotic beings land on a desolate planet to use its scant resources, but not before leaving a wonderful gift. Richard Mans’ Abiogenesis is a unique and beautiful short film.