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A cis woman was mistaken for trans and harassed in a bathroom. Her response is perfect.

"I can't believe it. I honestly can't believe it. I was a victim of transphobia today, as a cisgender female."<p>Aimee Toms, a Connecticut woman wearing …

Pathfinder Adventures Review: Dungeons & Dragons & Decks & Dice

Pathfinder Adventures is supposed to be a digital rendition of the popular card game of the same name. Having never experienced the original, I can’t …

These Are the Best Windows 10 Laptops You Can Buy

Some computer operating systems drive more buzz and industry-wide upset than others. The release of Windows 10 came with a retooled version of the …

The World's Greatest Scientists Kick Each Other's Ass In This 2D Fighting Game

Oh man. Remember that idea to make a 2D fighter out of some of the world’s greatest scientists? Well, your dreams came true, it’s now a functional …

The Major Problem With "Make America Great Again"

For many, many Americans, this country has never been better than it is today.<p>Donald Trump vows to "Make America Great Again," and on Tuesday, a good chunk of the Republican electorate implored him to do just that by handing him victories in Illinois, Florida, and North Carolina. If elected, Trump …

These 10 space images look unbelievable, but are actually real (pictures)

Astronomy

Undertale Fan Animates One of the Game's Best Boss Fights

This being the creator’s first attempt at serious animation, there’s lots of rough... animation, in the clip. And there’s also <b>spoilers</b> for <i>Undertale’s</i> …

Here's what happened when we let the Internet choose a GIF for all 50 states

If you use the communication software Slack at work to talk with your colleagues, you probably already know that you can summon a random GIF from Giphy.com using a simple command. We asked Giphy to pull up a GIF for all 50 states, and the results were both hilarious and shockingly accurate. Behold …

College Sports

Watch This Homemade Railgun Fire A Projectile Into A Cantaloupe

Thwack!<p>Railguns scream science fiction. Hobbyists love making these rifles, which use electromagnetic forces to rapidly accelerate a magnetic metal slug before hurling it into the air. This design, by YouTube user xtamared, is hardly the first homemade railgun, but it’s one of the biggest. Here, …

Worst Ideas for Space Travel. Ever.

As a race, humanity has used brilliant and unconventional ideas to take our spacecraft to the Moon, Mars, and most recently Pluto. Since the 1920's, …

Two of This Year's Best Shows Are Both Adult Cartoons: Bojack Horseman, and Rick & Morty

What makes for good television nowadays? Personally, I’d argue it’s the same qualities that have made for good novels, movies, and even comic books. …

Hilarious animation imagines Back to the Future traveling to our real life 2015 instead

Everyone knows that the 2015 that Doc and Marty time traveled to in <i>Back to the Future II</i> was so much cooler than our 2015. They had hoverboards and …

Engineering student comes home drunk, designs plane like a boss

Everyone is a little bit different when they're drunk. Some people text their ex, and some people design blueprints for airplanes. This guy is the …

Stephen Colbert can save us from Trump — but we all must mock this bozo

When even Megyn Kelly and Fox News can’t derail the Trump train, time to turn to someone who can — Stephen Colbert<p>Remember when Donald Trump just seemed like a kooky wackadoodle who would spout off insane blather that was obviously nuts and only taken seriously by a lunatic fringe? Well, those days …

Next time someone tells you "all lives matter," show them this cartoon

One of the most common responses to "Black Lives Matter" is "all lives matter." But that response misses the point, as this great cartoon from Kris Straub at Chainsawsuit demonstrates:<p>The point of Black Lives Matter isn't to suggest that black lives should be or are more important than all other …

Five Nights at Freddy's creator talks about life after Dollar General, the stress of success

Three days after releasing the latest game in the Five Nights at Freddy's series, the series creator posted an open letter of sorts discussing how he's struggled in the past to succeed and now seems to be struggling with the amount of hate he feels has been directed at him lately.<p>"It's true that …

How to make a ringtone for iPhone using OS X

Everybody loves to personalize their iPhones with custom ringtones, but Apple doesn't make it obvious how to do so - it's not as simple as assigning …

What a children's show can teach us about sex and healthy relationships

This article mentions sexual assault and rape. It also includes spoilers for <i>Steven Universe</i>.<p><i>Steven Universe</i> has never shied away from issues regarding sexuality, introducing topics such as unconventional family dynamics and gender fluidity into the lore and backstories of the characters since the …

How same-sex marriage could ruin civilisation

Same-sex marriage is now legal throughout the USA. This is a good thing, it’s always nice when people get equal treatment under the law. Sadly, not everyone agrees. Such is the speed of modern news and communication that announcement of the Supreme Court decision was essentially immediately …

LGBTQI

How the Supreme Court could surprise everybody on gay marriage and please nobody

Many constitutional scholars predict the high court will find gay-marriage bans unconstitutional and effectively legalize gay marriage throughout the US. Gay marriage opponents, on the other hand, hope the justices will keep those bans in place.<p>There is a third option that would leave both sides …

LGBTQI

How To: 13 Terminal Commands Every Mac User Should Know

When you think of Terminal, you probably imagine some hacker sitting in front of their computer in a dimly lit room trying to break into an FBI …

The Top 5 Cartoons Banned in My Home

Like many of you, I am a parent, and like many of your kids, mine watch TV. They don't watch a lot -- we encourage books in our home first and foremost -- but they do have a few favorite shows. As I type this, my youngest daughter, who is six, is watching <i>Blue's Clues</i>, a show that I think is …

NASA found that everything the Bible says is true

For all you scientists out there and for all the students who have had a hard time convincing these people regarding the truth of the Bible – here’s …

Christianity

Watch Brand New Footage of Nintendo's Next Star Fox Game

The upcoming <i>Star Fox</i> game is going to place a big emphasis on vehicle variety.<p><i>Star Fox Zero</i>, set to debut on Nintendo’s Wii U console by the end of …

An Artist Brilliantly Reimagined What Disney Animals Would Look Like As Humans

Daaaamn, Simba.

Walt Disney Company

Lego's 'Minecraft' competitor is real and ready to download

Yes, those rumors of Lego building a direct competitor to <i>Minecraft</i> were true: meet Lego Worlds. The sandbox game has launched on Windows through Steam's Early Access program for $17, and promises to do more than just let you sculpt buildings and fight off critters. You can alter the terrain on a …

Special Forces Test Hummingbird-Size Drone

One tiny scout for now, one big question for the future<p>The Black Hornet is exactly the kind of drone that scares people about drones. It’s small, fitting easily into the palm of a hand or a pouch pocket. It’s name evokes Black Hawk, an iconic military helicopter that features prominently in …

Drones

Here are all the countries where it's still illegal to be gay

"We're the first country in the world to enshrine marriage equality in our constitution and do so by popular mandate. That makes us a beacon, a light to the rest of the world of liberty and equality. So it's a very proud day to be Irish," said Leo Varadkar, a Cabinet minister who came out as gay at …

Blu Wearable Smartphone Looks Like a Smart Wristband

The <b>wearable smartphone</b> looks like a smart wristband, but it can bring you more features than a smartband. Curious? Let’s go on for Blu smartphone.<p>The …

Watch This Stunning Video of Astronauts Docking at the Space Station

Commuting to work isn’t easy in space. After Scott Kelly, Gennady Padalka and Misha Kornienko blasted off from Kazakhstan aboard their Soyuz …