Dylan Carpenter

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Space Opera is the funniest science fiction novel I’ve read since Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

Eurovision in spaaaaaaaaaace!<p>Many authors attempt comedy in science fiction, but few pull it off. Alongside very funny works like John Scalzi’s <i>Redshirts</i> and Terry Pratchett’s entire <i>Discworld</i> series, the pinnacle of hilarious science fiction is Douglas Adams’ <i>The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy,</i> …

Switzerland has a stunningly high rate of gun ownership — here's why it doesn't have mass shootings

Switzerland hasn't had a mass shooting since 2001, when a man stormed the local parliament in Zug, killing 14 people and then himself.<p>The country has about 2 million privately owned guns in a nation of 8.3 million people. In 2016, the country had 47 attempted homicides with firearms. The country's …

Raspberry Chocolate Chip Scones

Meet my version of an energy bar. About 30 minutes before a workout, I’ll grab one of these scones, plus some coffee and a gulp of kefir; the whole …

13 French Foods You Should Know About That Aren’t a Croissant

Cooking

Warframe beginner’s guide: How to survive your first 10 hours

Don’t be overwhelmed!<p><i>Warframe</i> is an intimidating game. Sure, it’s a wildly popular and ridiculously fun free-to-play third-person shooter on Windows PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4, but its accessibility and popularity doesn’t mean it’s easy to get into.<p>New players can feel overwhelmed after four …

Indie Gaming

Instagram Tips for the Photo Obsessed

Instagram is about more than selfies and brunch shots; here's how to make the most out of the Facebook-owned photo-sharing app.<p>PCMag reviews products …

9 Vegetarian Meatball Recipes Because Vegballs Should Be a Thing

Meatballs are a tried-and-true comfort food and sound even better in the chilly winter months when all we need is something warm, stat. And since we …

Belgian Beer Has Been Named ‘A Treasure Of Humanity’ — These Pints Prove Why

We’ve waxed poetic about the brilliance of Belgian beers before. The gentle rolling farmlands of Pajottenland are a must stop destination for any lover of lambics, ales, and gueuze. And Brussels offers nearly endless options to imbibe in some of the best beer the world has to offer.<p>Well, if you …

Craft Beer

David Bowie's Essential Albums

David Bowie left behind one of the most beautifully bizarre catalogs the music world has ever seen. Over his 50-year career, he kept experimenting …

15 Charts, Graphs, And Maps That Will Shape The Future Of Information

The latest, greatest data visualizations<p>We are awash with data, and it keeps piling up: Some analysts estimate the amount of digital information in the world now doubles every two years. The growing tidal wave will require automation—a shift some have called the Industrial Revolution of data—to …

13 Apps to Inspire Creativity

If you haven’t fallen off the resolutions wagon yet… congrats. If as soon as week one ended, so did your good intentions, we totally hear you. But one resolution that’s always worth keeping is continually trying to bring creativity to your life every day. In our obsession with doing just that, …

Creativity

Hands on with LG’s curved, self-healing G Flex smartphone

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Alex Colon<p>Unlike most new smartphones I’ve seen this year, the LG G Flex genuinely surprised me. And not just because …

Paleo Mini Meatloaves (Gluten and Grain-Free)

Few things are as beautiful as a field or forest with freshly fallen snow. Wintertime in our neck of the woods is sometimes a Currier and Ives …

Avocado Tuna Salad (Paleo, Keto, Whole30)

Cook Eat Paleo - Paleo recipes for healthy gluten-free livingThis avocado tuna salad recipe is an easy healthy lunch or snack that's ready in 5 …

Leonardo DiCaprio and Jamie Foxx Reunite for 'Mean Business On North Ganson Street' – /Film

No surprise: Warner Bros. and <b>Leonardo DiCaprio</b> will continue to do business together, and now DiCaprio is getting back together with his <i>Django</i> …

When there's no time to eat, try these nutritious drinks

In a perfect world, we’d always make healthy, well-rounded meal choices and have plenty of time to sit down and eat them. But odds are, gobbling down whatever’s easiest to grab in between meetings is more in line with how you eat many of your meals. Next time you’re in a hurry, try one of these …

RoboRoach: Control a live cyborg cockroach from your phone

How are your surgery skills, and how do you feel about using them on a creepy crawly cockroach? If your answers are between "excellent" and "I'm willing to find out," there's now a way to create your very own, smartphone-controlled cyborg insect.<p>RoboRoach, from Backyard Brains -- the same …

Cyborgs

Striking Espionage Short Comedy Thriller called SPY VS. GUY

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Internet slows as historically unprecedented cyber-battle ensues

This week you may well have thought your connection to the internet was slowing down – in fact you would be right, and it’s not just you! According …