Alex Seitz

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5 Popular Claims About Coconut Oil Broken Down by Science

It's not a miracle cure, guys.<p>Coconuts have been a valued food in tropical areas for thousands of years, traditionally enjoyed as coconut water from …

Women let photographer capture their ‘orgasm face’

A photographer has captured the moments before, during and after a woman orgasms with an incredibly intimate photo series.<p>Marcos Alberti’s latest …

We’ve Grossly Underestimated How Much Cow Farts Are Contributing to Global Warming

A new NASA-sponsored study shows that global methane emissions produced by livestock are 11 percent higher than estimates made last decade. Because …

Genius Garage Organization Hacks

We love “life hacks”. There’s just something about finding funny, easy little tricks to make life simpler that makes us feel accomplished in our …

Master drone pilot captures video while flying around, inside, and under a moving train

<i>Absolutely, positively never try this yourself. By all accounts, this flight was highly illegal and DPReview in no way condones this activity.</i><p>If …

Driver Nails One Of The Most Insane Passes In Motorsport History To Win At Laguna Seca

Renger Van Der Zande took the win in today’s IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship race at Laguna Seca in the best way possible: by recreating one …

Suspended – Medium

Watch an army of robots efficiently sorting hundreds of thousands of packages

These robots are sorting out packages faster than you can say delivery.<p>A video showing an army of tiny little yellow robots sorting out packages in a …

Incredible Footage of a Drone Racing Up a Mountain Had Me Reaching For a Seatbelt

Remember the RC toys you had as a kid? The ones you would lose control of when they went out of range 50 feet away? Gabriel Kocher’s custom-built …

Here's the Only Horsepower vs. Torque Explanation You'll Ever Need To Read

We use the words a lot, but do you know what they actually mean? You need to learn.<p>Which is better? Here's how you quash that bar-night debate.<p>Yogi Berra, never known to dwell on engine particulars, would have concluded that torque and horsepower are the same thing, only different. Actually, that …

Someone finally made an app to detect credit card skimmers at the gas pump

In less than 30 seconds a hacker can install a $10 piece of pre-built hardware – easily purchased online – into a gas pump. This device is called a skimmer and it’s designed to get your credit card number when you use it at the pump.<p>A clever developer came up with a somewhat simple approach to …

Identity Theft

Arduino Radar with Processing

Project<p>I made this project for detecting intruders on the entrance of my room.<p>Step 1: Prepare Your Working Environment<p>Collect Materials<p>Arduino …

7 ways the iPhone X copies Android phones

And three original Apple innovations.<p>I've said it before: the new iPhone X nets a lot of firsts for Apple devices. That makes sense; it represents the tech giant's boldest, priciest handset yet.<p>The thing is, many of these additions have been floating around on Android phones; some new, some years …

Mobile Technology

Here’s the story behind that Delta Flight 431 and its race with Irma

For the crew of Delta flight 431, the ride through the outer bands of Hurricane Irma last Wednesday was “uneventful.”<p>It was breathtaking for the rest of the world, who watched the aircraft on radar flying down to Puerto Rico and back to New York just before the Category 5 storm crashed the …

Puerto Rico

The Idiot's Guide To All Eight New Harley-Davidson Cruisers

So you’ve heard Harley-Davidson has completely redesigned its cruisers and you’re wondering what the big deal is since the new Softails look like …

Living Rooms

Why Can't I Stop Watching This Nipple-Stabilized Topless Ski Footage?

The clever software that stabilizes bumpy video and turns it into smooth as silk footage works by tracking various targets in a clip so it can …

New AI can work out whether you're gay or straight from a photograph

An algorithm deduced the sexuality of people on a dating site with up to 91% accuracy, raising tricky ethical questions<p>Artificial intelligence can accurately guess whether people are gay or straight based on photos of their faces, according to new research that suggests machines can have …

Artificial Intelligence

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 destroys iPhone 7 Plus in one key way

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

A programmer’s cleaning guide for messy sensor data

In this tutorial, I'll explain how to use Pandas and Python to work with messy data. If you have never used Pandas before and know the basics of …

Python Programming

Let's Analyze the Physics of a 200 MPH Hyperloop Test Run

The hyperloop, Elon Musk's idea to make a high-speed transit system for people, has been an exercise in, well, hype. Despite a roster of companies …

Look at the mysterious ‘dragon booger’ found in Vancouver's Lost Lagoon

Pond gunk has never been so fascinating.<p>“Dragon boogers” go by many names. “Moss animals,” for one, and “bryozoans,” for another. They’re also known as “ectoprocta,” meaning “anus outside.” If you’re unfamiliar with the phylogeny of aquatic invertebrates, it might seem unnecessary to distinguish …

Biology

Closed wing tiltrotor aircraft downsized for the UAV market

This Converticopter is designed to tap into the growing unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) market, with the product initially aimed at government or …

First U.S. Air Force F-35s to Receive Full Combat Capability

Next month the F-35 will be ready to carry its full suite of weapons.<p>Two U.S. Air Force F-35 squadrons are scheduled to receive the first fully combat-capable F-35As next month, according to<i>Aviation Week.</i> These F-35s with full warfighting capabilities will run the final Block 3F software, which …

6 Fascinating Works Of Art Made By Our (Horny) Ancestors

By Laura H Published: August 27th, 2017 History documentaries may answer important questions, like how the Egyptians built the pyramids, or why space …

Ancient History

How to tell if your Android phone has secretly been recording you

If you've got an Android phone and you've been sharing some particularly sensitive information recently, you might want to read this. Because it …

A Fighter Jet Scared the Hell Out of These People at a Beach

Imagine, for a moment, that you're hanging out at the beach, soaking up some sun, and generally relaxing, <b>when a freaking fighter jet going upwards of</b> …

9 Signs an Employee Deserves a Promotion (Which Never Appear on Performance Evaluations) | Inc.com

Along with, "How do I get a raise?" one of the most common questions that even exceptional employees ask their boss is, "What can I do to get promoted?"<p>For some bosses, the answer to getting promoted is obvious: complete a specific task, gain a certain amount of experience, or simply be the next in …

Leadership

‘This Is Not Hazing. This Is Rape’: Inside a Texas Town’s Football Nightmare

How a varsity sex-abuse scandal threatened to tear apart Small Town, U.S.A.<p>LA VERNIA, Texas—When Jennifer’s* son made varsity—as a freshman, no …

Video: Lifting the lid on F1's airflow secrets

Formula 1 front wings have become increasingly complex over the years, and such is the detail now that it can sometimes be hard to fully understand …

This Su-35 Flight Demo Will Make Your Head Explode

You might as well forget everything you know about how planes fly.<p>Russia's Su-35 fighter jet performed yesterday at a Russian airshow and the results will leave you scrambling to pick your jaw up off the ground. The famously maneuverable fighter displayed stunts that seem designed by someone with …