Sorry NASA, but it turns out that a 1917 image on an astronomical glass plate from the Carnegie Institute Observatories' collection shows the first-ever evidence of a planetary system beyond our own Sun. This unexpected find was recognized in the...
German architecture firm Lichtecht has designed a conceptual house that is perched on the cliff of a breathtaking mountain range. The “Triangle Cliff House” has a sharp triangular roof and is covered with glass on all four sides, allowing unobstructed views of the fictional but magical Lord of the Rings-like landscape that falls beneath it. On the inside, […]
One of the first works you see in Martha Rosler’s exhibition If you can’t afford to live here, mo-o-ve!! is a dark and ominous portrait of Donald Trump. Leaning against a wall, the Trump tableau sits behind three glass bottles filled with urine. Show More Summary
There's a new summer refreshment to go with your cooling glass of afternoon wine: rosé-flavored gummi bears. The bears are being sold by the luxury candy purveyor Sugarfina, because of course someone sells "luxury" candy. The initial...Show More Summary
Amazon is building a new office in downtown Seattle. But it also wants to make sure its employees get to enjoy some green while at work. The solution: three giant glass domes filled with trees. According to a report by Bloomberg on Wednesday,...Show More Summary
In Steven Spielberg’s thirtieth feature, “The BFG,” the Big Friendly Giant of the title toils away in his workshop, an Aladdin’s cave as designed by Rube Goldberg, putting dreams inside glass jars. The dreams look like multicolored fireflies, whizzing around with a mischievous chittering sound. Show More Summary
Here's some news that's sweeter than a glass of Kerokero Cola or a handful of Rock Candy: Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars is coming to Wii U eShop tomorrow via Virtual Console. There's a lot of love for that game around these...Show More Summary
Amazon today announced the Blu R1 HD, an inexpensive Android smartphone that will be sold unlocked starting July 12. The R1 HD boasts curved Gorilla Glass 3, a metal frame, and soft-touch paint job on the rear cover to give it a premium feel. Show More Summary
The amount of fucks that Daniel Craig gives (none) has been well documented over the past couple years. After Spectre, he said he’d rather slash his wrists with glass than make another James Bond movie, and he certainly had zero fucks to give about who might play Bond after him. Show More Summary
The Jersey Shore circa 1901. "The Beach at Asbury Park." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
I’m torn. I can’t decide if I think this is pretty and delicate, or TOO MUCH PINK: On the other hand, if this event was partially sponsored by Bollinger, perhaps she’s merely in costume as a glass of rose. I cannot hold that against anyone. Read More...
Jane’s Carousel is one of the most iconic carousels in the world, but few people know it’s crazy backstory. Prior to arriving at its new home in a $9 million glass box facing the Manhattan skyline, the carousel sat in Isadora Park in Youngstown, Ohio, where it was constructed in 1922. So how the hell did it end up in Brooklyn? Read more...
When it was time for 3-year-old Hendrick to get a new pair of prescription glasses, he had one request: that they be in his favorite color, purple. His old pair was dark blue, and his mom, Erin Farias, was steadfast that he choose frames...Show More Summary
Plastic surgeons see some clear advantages of using Google Glass in the operating room, reports a survey study in the July issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery(r), the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).
Rihanna posted some sexy Instagram footage a fan took of her dancing on a glass bridge from her concert in Glasgow, Scotland. She's currently singing and dancing her way across Europe for her ANTI world tour, and this video's from a fan who had a very, ahem, unique view of RiRi from below. Show More Summary
I think we’ve all got used to the copycat gadgets that appear on the market with increasing regularity. For example, Apple will release a new iPhone, iPad, or Watch, and sure enough, a […]
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The System Shock remake - which is to say not System Shock 3, which is being made by a team that includes Looking Glass co-founder Paul Neurath alongside Warren Spector, nor the System Shock Enhanced Edition, which is from the same team...Show More Summary
Simple name, simply wonderful dining experience. In Vinings, 101 Steak is the first place to go to seek out high-quality steaks cut from Prime beef, seafood, a raw bar experience and a selection of more than 100 wines by the glass. The...Show More Summary
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