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Google Maps unveils its latest destination: the International Space Station

While space tourism is still a little ways away, Google is getting a head start by offering its own tours of the International Space Station — the …

Nasa is releasing its old research videos. Here are nine of the best

Nasa has a rich and varied history. Its research and development arms have led to commercial spaceflight being a reality and its engineers have …

Aviation

explore the international space station with google street view

<b>by now, most of us are probably familiar with google street view and all its uses—exploring landmarks, discovering natural wonders, showing others</b> …

Saving a Spaceman From Drowning

An astronaut’s helmet was flooding with water. Lucky for him, his crewmate Karen Nyberg was there to help.<p><i>This is chapter two of a four-chapter story.</i><p>Karen Nyberg was on the space station in 2013 when crewmate Luca Parmitano (#532), out on a spacewalk, called for help. His suit’s cooling system had …

Space Science

Truck carrying 7,500 pounds of 'slime eels' overturns on highway

Oregon police found themselves in a bit of a slimy situation when a huge truck carrying roughly 7,500 pounds of eels overturned, spilling them and …

Paul Thomas Anderson

Dashcam captures man's laughable attempt at insurance fraud

If you were considering equipping your vehicle with a dashcam, this may be the clip that sets you over the edge.<p>These tiny cameras have become super …

Insurance

Here's why you should always be honest with your friends

Whether you've ever had lipstick on your teeth or get caught with toilet paper on your shoe, this comic captures those feels when your friends let …

Lipstick

Coding Style Guides From Google, Mozilla And NASA

As your programming skills increase, it becomes more important that you maintain a consistent coding style. When it comes to curly bracket placement, …

Style Guides

30 TV shows that changed American comedy

A well-told joke can do more than make us laugh; it can change the way we see the world. From "I Love Lucy" to "Louie," these 30 comedies did just that. CNN's "The History of Comedy" airs at 10 p.m. ET/PT Sundays.

Comedy

Bizarre sulfur fire footage will leave you in awe

The Worland Volunteer Fire Department in Wyoming was recently called upon to extinguish an unusual fire — and the footage they captured is …

Fire Fighting

25 Adult Tasks That Kids (of Any Age) Can Totally Do

You may have read about the confidence-boosting, responsibility-building benefits of having kids do chores. But if you want to watch a child …

Washing Machines

America, this Scottish person wants you to stop eating eggs wrong

The USA and the UK have a fair bit in common — we both speak essentially the same language; we both like dogs and cats; we both enjoy eating pizza …

Eggs

This prosthetic is an extra thumb you never knew you needed

New Zealand designer Dani Clode developed a 3D printed prosthetic that's meant to transform your hand into a tool by adding an extra thumb.

3D Printing

Google taught AI parkour, so it looks like our future robot masters will be pretty lame

Google's DeepMind wanted to push its AI to do more than just win all the time — they wanted to teach it "sophisticated motor control" like jumping, …

Parkour

Google is promoting torrent sites in search results

Looking for a good torrent site? You can now get help from an unexpected source: Google.<p>The search engine is now prominently displaying several …

RED's Hydrogen One patent drawings reveal how it's really a camera pretending to be a phone

We haven't touched it, and we're not even sure how it'll work, but RED's Hydrogen One phone is so mysterious that even its patent filing drawings are …

Drawing

10+ Embarrassing Moments People Didn’t Realize Who They’re Talking To And Made A Fool Out Of Themselves

If you're going to criticize somebody or call someone out on something, it's probably best that you know who you’re talking to. Because as you can …

Severus Snape

RED's $1,600 'holographic' phone is sure to be a disappointment

Professional camera maker RED announced the world's first holographic phone — the Hydrogen — on Thursday to the surprise of phone geeks …

Mobile Technology

Researchers create a 'battery-free' mobile phone

Your future phone may never need to be charged.<p>That's the exciting implication of new research out of the University of Washington, where researchers …

Shell takes down life-size cutouts of female employee because men kept groping them

Petrol giant Shell is removing life-size cardboard cutouts of a female Shell employee, after people started posting photos of them performing lewd …

Irish teens sing 'Despacito' in Gaelic and they're better than Bieber

It takes a decent amount of nerve and courage to take on the song of the summer. But, one group of Irish teenagers absolutely crushed their rendition …

Luis Fonsi

This solar-powered car might be better for the planet than a Tesla

You can keep your measly <i>normal</i> electric cars, Elon Musk — the real future of automotive power will be fully powered by the sun.<p>That's the vision a …

This 3D-printed airless concept tire will never go flat

Michelin has unveiled the "Visionary Concept" tire that's 3D printed and airless. The long-lasting design would be repaired by reprinting the tread …

3D Printing

Amazing tropical resort in 'Minecraft' makes us wish we were digital cube people

<i>Minecraft</i> players come up with some pretty creative creations, but this one in particular makes us wish we could live inside <i>Minecraft</i>, even just for …

Minecraft

This facial recognition technology could help stop online child trafficking

Emily Kennedy spent her undergrad years reading child sex-trafficking ads.<p>She wanted to understand their ticks: Why was this ad formatted that way? …

Using a phone or tablet causes symptoms that look a lot like carpal tunnel syndrome

But it’s not necessarily the real thing.<p>If you are reading this on your phone or tablet, pause. Put down your phone for a few minutes, and take a break.<p>Good? Great, now let’s continue. After all, technology has become an important part of our daily lives. You can't just expect someone to <i>put down</i> …

Massage Therapy

Amazon's new fashion store will let you try on almost anything for free

'Prime Wardrobe' is a fashion shopping service launched by Amazon that allows Prime users to order 3-15 items to try on for free and return what they …

Shopping

'Sea of Thieves' is the funniest pirates game I have ever played

My first time playing <i>Sea of Thieves</i>, it took me all of one minute to figure out how to equip the mug of grog — i.e. "pirate booze" — in my inventory …

Facial recognition is now being used to ID and publicly shame jaywalkers, like you

Not that you shouldn't already think twice before jaywalking, but now, you have yet another reason to wait for your light.<p>Cities in four Chinese …

'The One Device' Explores the Creation of the iPhone, the Technology That Went Into It, and More

As we noted last week, today marks the release of <i>The One Device: The Secret History of the iPhone</i>, a new book from Motherboard editor Brian Merchant chronicling the development of the original iPhone. I've had a chance to read through the book before its launch, and overall it's an entertaining …