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Speedy snaps: photos developed in energy drinks – in pictures

They're not just for keeping your eyes pinned open at 3am ... energy drinks can be used to develop photographs too. Stephen Gill's psychedelic new series is fuelled by the fizzy orange stuff. Take a trip through a world soaked in Red Bull, Monster Rehab and the rest<p>Will Self: my energy-drink …

Anatomy Of A Cannes Contender: Becoming Sweetie, The Little Girl Who Took On Child Predators

Mark Woerde of Lemz reveals how the agency created a call-to-action campaign featuring Sweetie, a 3-D character who caught predators in the act.<p><i>As the Cannes Lions get underway, we talk with creatives about the key decisions that helped them transform their visions into award-worthy campaigns.</i><p>The …

This necklace is also a panic button for bad dates

The Guardian Angel looks like a rather cumbersome silver pendant, but it doubles as a panic alarm for times when dates are going downhill.<p>By pressing …

A Surreal Photoshoot on an Underwater Shipwreck in Bali | Colossal

<p>Taken recently off the coast of Bali, these surreal photos are the creation of Montreal-based director and photographer Benjamin Von Wong, known for …

Take-Two CEO Confirms Red Dead And BioShock Games Are Planned

by VenXIII Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 07:56 PM<p>Oh dayum<p>by Dr. Grim Reaper Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 07:57 PM<p>My body is ready.<p>by ATOMIC Thursday, May …

Hugh Jackman Wants Wolverine To Join 'The Avengers'

When Marvel's The Avengers came together on the big screen in 2012, there was plenty of animosity between the characters, which lead to a number of on-screen scuffles between the team members. When asked which Avenger he would most like to fight on screen, Hugh Jackman had this to say.<p>Of course, in …

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You Can Play As Snoop Dogg In League of Legends

If you play as Nasus in League of Legends, good news: you can wear a skin that turns that character into Snoop Dogg. And naturally, he can do the …

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China Built A Prototype For A Train Capable Of Reaching 1,800 MPH

Currently, the fastest commercially operated maglev reaches just 431 km/h and even the world record is just 581 km/hr.<p>According to project lead Dr. Deng Zigang, this huge increase in speed is achieved through the lack of air resistance in the near-vacuum tunnel.<p>"If the running speed exceeds 400 …

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An electric current could let people control their dreams

A small amount of electrical current could be the key to letting people control their dreams. A new study led from the Goethe University Frankfurt has found that by applying current in certain frequencies to a sleeper's scalp, just above the forehead, that person may be able to gain some control …

Why won't Nintendo let you be gay in its new life simulator?

The whimsical world of 'Tomodachi Life' is the latest battleground for marriage equality<p><i>Tomodachi Life</i> is an upcoming life-simulation game for the Nintendo 3DS that lets you explore a strange island where you can hang out with friends, play games, and even fall in love while playing as your Mii …

Nintendo characters may show up in unexpected places with new licensing deals

Nintendo's plans to actively license its characters has caught the interest of several unnamed parties and is opening up new possibilities for the company, president Satoru Iwata said during a financial results briefing for the 2014 fiscal year.<p>"We are not at a stage where we can share the …

Developers abandon unfinished Steam game after selling 200,000 copies

Steam Early Access — a place where people can buy new PC games before they're finished — started out strong. The phenomenal sales of <i>DayZ</i> and <i>Rust</i> showed how inventive new ideas could succeed in spite of being buggy and broken. But this week, the dark side of crowdfunding is rearing its ugly head. …