Andreas Stokvik

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The Voice of GLaDOS Sings a Song About the Electromagnetic Spectrum

Sure, the malevolent A.I. GLaDOS may have spent the entirety of the <i>Portal</i> video game series trying to kill our characters, but on the plus side, she …

The ‘Now Playing’ meme has become the coldest diss in the gamer arsenal

Valve’s Steam service is one of the primary ways people buy and play computer games, and it also lets you connect with other players and see what …

Columbine High School

Why can’t monkeys talk? Scientists rumble over a curious question.

Decades ago, while Philip H. Lieberman was soaking in a bathtub and listening to the radio, he heard anthropologist Loren Eiseley ponder an evolutionary puzzle: Why couldn't monkeys talk? Like us, they're social primates, intelligent and certainly not quiet. Rhesus macaques grunt, coo, screech and …

Mike Pence Touches NASA Equipment Labeled 'Do Not Touch', Becomes Instant Meme

Vice President Mike Pence made a big mistake during his tour of NASA’s Kennedy Space Center yesterday. He touched a piece of critical space flight …

Mike Pence

US official: Russia apologized after Russian jet performed barrel roll over US plane

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A Russian fighter jet recently conducted an "unprofessional" intercept of a US KC-10 tanker aircraft in the skies over Syria, prompting Russian officers to apologize, Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Harrigian told reporters at the Pentagon Wednesday.<p>A US military official told CNN that the …

This was the moment Stephen Colbert learned how to host late-night TV

Last November, during the final minutes of Stephen Colbert’s Showtime election special, the late-night host veered off script. He had planned to conclude with a message of unity in light of the polarizing US election. But the results made the cataclysmic divide even more evident.<p>“How did our …

Comedy

Ten weird signs that you are highly intelligent, according to science

In the real world, spotting intelligent people isn’t quite as simple as looking for people who babble gibberish like Benedict Cumberbatch in Sherlock.<p>…

Psychology