Clark Hawkins

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A Field Guide to Procrastinators

This comic from twenty Pixels came out a couple of weeks ago, but I'm just now getting around to sharing it with you. But that's nothing compared to …

12 Things You Can Do With Dryer Sheets Other Than Laundry

No one thinks twice about the purpose of dryer sheets, but they can do much more than make your shirts softer.<p>The little miracle-workers can make …

Playful Typography Sculpture Makes Waiting for the Bus More Fun

Waiting for the bus just got a bit more fun with this large typography sculpture recently unveiled in Baltimore. Created by Madrid-based artist collective mmmm…–a creative collaboration between Emilio Alarcn, Alberto Alarcn, Ciro Mrquez, and Eva Salmern–the one-of-a-kind piece consists of three …

Remarkable Giant Tortoise is Still Active at Over 160 Years Old

You might not know it (or believe it) by looking at him, but Jonathan the giant tortoise is between 160 and 180 years old. Yes, you read that right. He was probably born in the early 1830's, and remarkable photographs show him at his adult size in 1902. This suggests that Jonathan was at least 50 …

Hilarious Images of Rockstars Whose Guitars Have Been Replaced with Giant Slugs

Slug Solos is everything we never knew we wanted: a Tumblr blog that uses Photoshop magic to replace the guitars of musicians with giant slugs as they rock out in the middle of their solos. Curated by Glasgow-based writer Michael M (@michaelmphysics), the self-described “esoteric blog” has proven a …

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha Specifications and Price Leaked

Samsung Galaxy Alpha has been leaked on countless number of times in the past few weeks. The handset is said to come with an improved design with a …

Smart collar turns your cat into a WiFi hacking weapon

Forget Trojan horses -- it's the cats you have to worry about. Security engineer Gene Bransfield has developed WarKitteh, a tech-laden collar that turns feline companions into scouts for WiFi hackers. The innocuous-looking accessory hides a Spark Core board that maps wireless networks and their …

Wireless carriers are pushing users to buy Galaxy phones over iPhone, says study

The thought that your wireless carrier wants you to purchase a Samsung smartphone over an iPhone might seem like a far-fetched idea. Yet, according …

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LAPD misclassified nearly 1,200 violent crimes as minor offenses

Once police had Nathan Hunter in handcuffs, they tended to his wife.<p>She was covered in blood. She told the officers Hunter flew into a rage that night in February 2013 because she hadn't bought him a Valentine's Day gift. He beat and choked her before stabbing her in the face with a screwdriver and …

Suicide bomber targets foreign troops in Kabul, four civilians killed

KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide car bomber targeted a convoy of foreign forces in the capital Kabul on Sunday, killing at least four Afghan civilians, including children, and wounding dozens, Afghan security officials said.<p>The attacker detonated his vehicle in a busy part of western Kabul, said …

Missouri police say teen struggled over gun before officer shot him

The police shooting of an unarmed teenager in a St. Louis suburb over the weekend triggered angry demonstrations Sunday morning and vandalism and looting Sunday night, local media reported.<p>A few thousand demonstrators had gathered for a candlelight vigil in the evening to honor the dead man, …

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