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Halo 5 to Be Played on World's Biggest Aerial Screen While Flown Above Sydney

Xbox Australia has announced plans to show the first 15 minutes of the Halo 5: Guardians campaign as it is played on the world's largest aerial screen, flown 2,000 feet (609 metres) above Sydney's coastline.<p>The aerial screen will launch into the sky on October 26 at approximately 7:30PM and …

Could Foods Taste Better On Other Planets Than They Do On Earth?

Piping hot Jupiter fries, please!<p>Humans have thought a lot about the foods we will need to survive on other planets. But how will familiar flavors taste off-world? And could there be some place in this universe where delicious treats like fries, champagne, or chocolate would taste even better than …

Marines Are Testing A Robot Dog For War

Cry 01101000 01100001 01110110 01101111 01100011 00001010 and let loose the robodogs of war<p>Robots can’t die--at least, not in the tragic, irrevocable human sense--so having a robot accompany soldiers gives them at the bare minimum an expendable scout. Spot, the little brother to Alphabet-owned …

See the Indonesian Volcano With Neon Blue Sulfur Flows

The Kawah Ijen volcano in East Java, Indonesia, is home to the Blue Fire Crater, a destination famous for its luminous blue lava flows.<p>But that's not …

When 1.5 Million Balloons Were Released Over Cleveland

Breaking the world record for largest simultaneous balloon launch is an idea that sounds cool in theory. For citizens of the city where it happened, …

Man Listens to ABBA's 'Dancing Queen' for 5 Hours, Survives

In 2007, filmmaker Steve Delahoyde drove from Iowa City to Chicago and decided to try an experiment: He'd play one song on repeat the whole time. It …

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Flight Attendant’s Hilarious In-Flight Safety Demo Goes Viral

Seatbelts and oxygen masks have never seemed so funny.<p>In-flight safety demonstration or in-flight entertainment? An attendant for Canadian airline WestJet merged both jobs with aplomb.<p>Passengers posted a video on Facebook showing the attendant’s hilarious demonstration during a recent WestJet …

Thanks To This Device, Stealing Your Car Has Never Been Easier

Cyber security in the fast lane<p>Samy Kamkar is a car buff. The cyber security expert enjoys tinkering, particularly in the intersection of automation and the Internet of Things. "I love the new technology that car companies are introducing," he says, "but I worry whether the manufacturers are …

10 Artsy and Attractive Calendars for 2015

A new year is coming, faster than you thought, and the new crop of calendars is ready to keep your 2015 straight! Calendars make great Christmas …

In Japan, New Meme Features Cats Paired With Funny Cartoon Eyes Drawn On Paper

<i>Image via m2k</i><p><b>Japanese Twitter user</b> @Shiratamaaaa has started a new meme called the ‘Cat Montage’ or ‘Neko Montaaju’.<p><b>It began with</b> an uploaded photo …

When She’s Not Drawing The Simpsons, Liz Climo Makes Funny Animal Comics

When Liz Climo isn’t busy drawing characters and storyboards for <i>The Simpsons</i>, she’s working on her own hilarious series of animal comics which you …

Octopus-like camouflage can hide you in plain sight

Octopuses and other cephalopods are masters of disguise -- their prey often doesn't realize the danger until it's too late. It only makes sense to model active camouflage after that behavior, then, and a team at the University of Illinois has managed just that. Their octopus-like material uses …

11 Creative S’mores Combinations for National S'mores Day

If you’re anxious to spice up an already perfect fire-forged treat, we’ve got some wild ideas that just might have a place around your campfire.<p>1. …

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This Water-Based Tractor Beam Could Confine Oil Spills, Control Floating Objects

We may be one step closer to building a real-life tractor beam.<p>Scientists in Australia have developed a water-based tractor beam, and while it's not exactly the marvel made famous by "Star Trek," it's pretty darn impressive. It can control water flow patterns, maneuver floating objects and could …

Confused Golden Retriever Tries to Catch the Cracker That Was Placed Between His Eyes

A beautiful 1-year old golden retriever named Beau is confused by a cracker that his human had placed right between his eyes. When Beau realizes what …

The new GameStop trade-ins program is going to make you more money

GameStop's trade-in program is being overhauled with a new system that will end up giving you more money for the games you sell, Kotaku reports.<p>This initiative, set to begin Aug. 18, simplifies GameStop's current model which offers up to 10 different prices for a game. Instead, this will be reduced …

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I'm Not Crying, You're Crying: Dog Who Regained Eyesight After Surgery Sees His Family For The Second Time

WARNING: Loud baby talk. Turn the volume and try to tel to convince yourself you don't sound the exact same when you talk to your dog.<p>This is a video …

Cheetah cub at zoo rejected by mom becomes friends with puppy

"A 6-week-old cheetah cub at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park named Ruuxa was rejected by its mother and has no siblings. But keepers have given her a …