Collin Kersten

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If you stare at this one spot long enough, every face will look terrifying

Our brains are curious things. They don’t always process what’s actually in front of our eyes. They’re easily tricked by shape and light, and when …

Chelsea & Man Utd fans voted ugliest in Premier League

The Blues support were ranked bottom of the table by Match.com, followed by those adorning the Red Devils' colours, while Bournemouth, Southampton and Norwich make up the top three<p><b>EXTRA TIME</b> <b>By Harry Sherlock</b><p>It never rains but it pours, eh? Chelsea fell to a 2-1 defeat to Porto on Tuesday evening …

NASA confirms that liquid water flows on Mars

It's the first direct evidence of a long-suspected theory<p>Liquid water exists on the surface of Mars during the planet's warmer seasons, according to new research published in <i>Nature Geosciences</i><i>.</i> This revelation comes from new spectral data gathered by NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO), a …

David Ortiz would be a porn star without baseball, possibly in the big-butt genre

Hey, his words, not ours.<p>Over at the Player's Tribune, the Derek Jeter venture that gives athletes a forum, David Ortiz reminds us all of his inherent Big Papiness. The setup:<p>Just like on the first day of elementary school, we ask athletes to answer 10 questions about themselves so you can get to …

Wayne Rooney Named Among Premier League Players Who Suffer from 'FIFA Rage'

If there is one thing video game <i>FIFA</i> is good at, it's making people mad.<p>"<i>FIFA</i> rage" is a common feeling among gamers who enjoy the offerings of EA Sports each year, and it won’t be long before a controller near you goes flying after a dodgy decision on the latest edition, <i>FIFA 16</i>.<p>But it's not just …

30 Facts That Sound Like BS, But Are Actually True. #12 Makes You Think.

Sometimes a friend spouts a fact that seems fake, sounds fake, and is fake. The following facts however <b>seem</b> fake, but are actually <b>real</b>.<p><b>1.</b> Mammoths …

14-Year-Old Boy Arrested For Bringing Homemade Clock To School

A 14-year-old boy in Irving, Texas named Ahmed Mohamed was taken into police custody after he brought a homemade clock to school. The boy, who, according to a piece in the Dallas Morning News, “makes his own radios and repairs his own go-kart,” wanted to show his engineering teacher his …

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I would love to get in touch with my Man Utd star son Memphis - Dennis Depay

Dennis Depay has revealed that he misses his son Memphis and wants to get back in touch.<p>The Manchester United winger opts to wear 'Memphis' on the …

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It is time for Major League Baseball umpires to stop calling balls and strikes

Noah Davis and Michael Lopez at Nate Silver's FiveThirtyEight, recently wrote a column called "Umpires Are Less Blind Than They Used To Be." Thanks to tracking technology called PITCHf/x, which was installed in every stadium in 2008, umpires have gotten better at deciding what is a ball and what is …

What Happens When You Let Football Manager Run for 1,000 Years?

​The word 'hero' might be overused in the modern world, but there's no other compliment suitable for Reddit user ​Lorf_Yimzo, who recently finished …

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Here’s your new blue dress: Meet the eye-bending 2015 optical illusion finalists

<b>Credit: YouTube</b><p>Who are you going to believe, your lying eyes or your lying eyes?<p>David Ferguson<p>June 16, 2015 12:07pm (UTC)<p>The Best Illusion of the Year contest is sponsored by the Vision Science Society, an international organization dedicated to the study of vision and the brain.<p>This year's winner …

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Southampton vs. Arsenal live stream: Time, TV schedule and how to watch the EPL online

Southampton and Arsenal go head-to-head in their battle for fourth place on New Year's Day.<p>Only goal difference separates Southampton and Arsenal heading into their New Year's Day clash at St. Mary's, with the hosts just having the edge. Ronald Koeman's Saints have recovered from a slight blip by …

What It Really Takes To Be A Professional Programmer

There's a lot more to professional programming than writing code. From working with a team to solve problems to version control, you won't make it to …

30 facts about No Man’s Sky: No DLC, no ship customization, no riding dinosaurs

Some of the mysteries surrounding No Man’s Sky just got a little clearer.<p>Unveiled to great acclaim — and a little scepticism — just over a year ago, open-world space exploration game No Man’s Sky (PlayStation 4, PC) remains a largely enigmatic project. However, Hello Games managing director Sean …

The New Most Expensive Apartment In New York City Will Cost $130 Million — See Inside

And though the city's real-estate community was all abuzz, there were no renderings available of what the aforementioned penthouse will look like.<p>Until now. BuzzBuzzHome reports that the 520 Park Avenue website is now live, giving all of us regular people a look at how the world's billionaires will …

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J.K. Rowling releasing new Harry Potter short stories for the holidays

Author J.K. Rowling plans to release a selection of new Harry Potter stories she's written as an early Christmas present to her fans, official Harry Potter website Pottermore reports.<p>"Christmas is coming early to Pottermore," according to the Pottermore Facebook post. "Starting Friday, December 12, …

What to expect from The Game Awards and PlayStation Experience this weekend

The first weekend in December will be a busy one, in terms of game announcements and reveals, thanks to two big, complementary events: The Game Awards and PlayStation Experience.<p>The Game Awards supplants the annual Video Game Awards (and VGX) that Spike TV put on for the past decade, though Spike …

Science: The Skywalker Twins Aren't The Same Age Anymore Because Space

As those who have seen Christopher Nolan's <i>Interstellar</i> can attest to, time is a rather complicated bit of subject matter. There are all kinds of …

This GIF Of Magnetic Putty 'Eating' A Piece Of Metal Is Mesmerizing

File this one under "Coolest thing we've seen all day": a cube of magnetic putty swallowing a smaller cube of metal whole.<p>We first saw this on r/woahdude, a section of Reddit dedicated to "Trippy & mesmerizing games, video, audio & images that make you go 'woah dude!'" Yes, we know they misspelled …

'Clumsy Ninja' Creator's Eight Rules For Building Record-Breaking Mobile Games

Torsten Reil co-founded NaturalMotion as an Oxford University spinout in 2001 to commercialise dynamic motion synthesis animation technology. The firm’s Endorphin virtual motion capture system helped make films including <i>Troy, Spiderman</i> and <i>Lord of the Rings</i>, while its Euphoria animation engine is …

How to remove “Other” data from iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

If you use an iOS device you must have come across the mysterious “Other” that has clogged up your phone’s space. While Apple has categorized things …

The Best Cordless Headphones

We put the latest models to the test to help you determine which will have you rocking your next run.<p><b>Go Wireless</b><p>As more smartphones support Bluetooth Smart technology, runners are increasingly cutting the cable and opting for a set of wireless headphones. While it's convenient to have your handset …

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