GIFs and screencap via The surf technology innovators at Wavegarden, the team that recently brought surfing to landlocked Austin, Texas, have raised the stakes once again: custom-lit indoor night surfing. The result is akin to LED-covered surfboards, but with the twist of a controlled setting. Show More Summary
I've seen it all now. It's over. The Jacksonville Sharks mimicking The Rock's "People's Elbow" finishing move as a touchdown celebration has set a bar for celebrations so high that it'll never be topped. The Sharks, Jacksonville's Arena Football League team, scored a touchdown and... Show More Summary
photos by Amanda Hatfield Porches played what was probably their biggest show to date in Prospect Park on Saturday night. Lines for the show, which was headlined by electropop duo Sylvan Esso, were wrapped around Prospect Park in multiple directions...
WWE 2K16, the latest installment in Take-Two's yearly wrestling franchise, will feature a familiar face stretched around a nigh-indestructible metal skeleton: the Terminator, as portrayed by Arnold Schwarzenegger himself. The Terminator...Show More Summary
A group of almost 100 Expos fans went to Cooperstown to cheer Pedro and to make an appeal to have an MLB team in Montreal again.
Cher has said that if Donald Trump is elected President, she has an exit plan -- she will move to Jupiter. Stay put, Cher. Trump is not going to be nominated or elected, and everyone knows it (except possibly Trump). Eventually our national...Show More Summary
When we think of education, we usually find ourselves thinking about equations, test tubes, and history books, although what we really need to start thinking about is music. Across cultures, continents, generations, and societies, music not only empowers and inspires individuals, but also preserves and transmits cultural tradition. For Alou Kamissoko, who studies at the…
What happens when your childhood hero reveals his ugly side? It keeps coming back to one thing – this isn't fair. That frustration is rooted in youthful naivety and idealism but Hulk Hogan should be better than this. He's the Hulkster. Show More Summary
"To me we are the most beautiful creatures in the whole world…Black people. I mean that in every sense."— Nina Simone The first time I heard Nina Simone sing "Do I Move You", I was entranced within seconds. After asking the initial question...Show More Summary
DeviantArt member viktoriyarova made a time-lapse video as she recreated a photo from scratch in Photoshop. Read the rest
While there are obstacles to its adoption, Bitcoin Blockchain has the potential to revolutionize how music is monetized. Today, in part three of a series, music business scholar and entrepreneur George Howard interviews musician Zoe Keating who sees the technology as a way to empower the musical middle class. Guest...
3D scanning and printing is an extremely complex process that requires a lot of specialty equipment and tons of know-how. As a mega-electronics company, Panasonic has plenty of both and they have recently opened a very impressive 3D scanning booth at The Panasonic Center in Osaka, Japan. Show More Summary
Lee Bains III & The Glory Fires have released their latest 7? this past week. The Alabama rock outfit on the SubPop label, purportedly ‘Too Loud For Texas‘ and known for their energy-filled performances, are coming from the release of 2014’s Dereconstructed which was not only Essential Listening, but my choice for Album of the Year. […]
Editor's Note: The 5th Down captures the top social college football stories of the week. Because the long, grueling offseason is underway, we'll focus on things that make us laugh, think or maybe cry, but mostly laugh. REMINDER: Baker Mayfield 's Dance Moves are Greater than Yours We've seen this before. Show More Summary
Forum User jpieper has made a 3DOF quadruped robot of his own design, using Dongbu DRS-0101 servos. It starts off slowly, but is surprisingly speedy and exceedingly steady. This robot has since been upgraded with a turret and a gimbal, making it Mech Warfare Ready. Check out the thread for more updates! jpieper has a [...]
Screencap via David Lynch's films simmer, moving slowly as they build tension like an oncoming storm. Say what you will—they're a lot of things, but as editor Jacob T. Swinney points out in his new supercut, Lynchian Ambience, they're almost never silent. "Moments of silence are rather rare occurrences in the films of David Lynch. Show More Summary
1. "Lupe Vélez: The Tragic Fate of a Femme Fatale": AnOther Mag's Laura Havlin remembers a lost star of the silver screen. “The anything-goes Jazz Age in Hollywood was the most golden of hedonistic times. Before the Production Code Administration...Show More Summary
The official full-length trailer has been released for Queen Of Earth, Alex Ross Perry’s highly anticipated psychological thriller starring Mad Men’s Elisabeth Moss and Inherent Vice’s Katherine Waterston. With its steady, suspenseful...Show More Summary
Uber still has a long way to go in order to make its transportation network fully accessible to New Yorkers in wheelchairs, a disability rights organization said ahead of Sunday's 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Show More Summary
Court rules that dispensing Plan B, ella, does not violate religious freedom. A federal appeals court in Washington State has ruled that Christian pharmacists there must dispense FDA-approved emergency contraceptives, despite the pharmacists'...Show More Summary