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Japanese inventor's typhoon turbines harness storms' energy

A Japanese engineer named Atsushi Shimizu has designed a new type of wind turbine that can harness energy from something more powerful than a strong breeze. Shimizu's creation, which looks like a huge, upright egg beater, can withstand typhoons (or hurricanes, depending on where you live) and turn …

Renewable Energy

Gorgeous Portrait Photography by Jordyn Otey

<b>Jordyn Otey</b> is a talented 19-year-old photography student from Naples, Florida, who’s currently attending the Art Institute of Ft. Lauderdale. Jordyn …

DVBBS & Shaun Frank - La La Land (ft. Delaney Jane) [Mahalo Remix]

Waterfall

'The Way That You Like feat. Empress Of' by Pional - Listen to music

Japanese Signs Are The Best, And This Poster Proves It

Better get it before Tokyo changes its signs ahead of the 2020 Olympics!<p>There are many reasons to go to Tokyo: the food, the shopping, the museums, the culture, and, if you’re a design nerd like us, the signage. Japanese signage is in a class all its own: an onslaught of abstract shapes, …

Chinese man staged his own funeral just to see how many people would turn up

Zhang Deyang, who never married or had kids, organised his own funeral and invited friends and family<p>A Chinese man has held a funeral for himself just to see how many people would turn up.<p>Zhang Deyang from northern Shandong province organised a mock ceremony – and told his friends and family – in …

AudioThing Latin Percussion Recreates Vintage Analog Drum Machine

AudioThing has introduced Latin Percussion, a sample-based plugin emulation of the Sound Master Latin Percussion, a rare analog drum machine from the …

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess is getting a manga, starting next week

Japan-only for now<p><i>The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess</i> is the subject of an upcoming manga series, which launches in Japan next week. Starting Feb. 8, the manga will be serialized exclusively on publisher Shogakukan's MangaOne app, according to its artist's official website.<p>The manga is thus far …

9 Google Maps tips that will make your life way easier

Maps

This Japanese Band Makes Music With E-Waste

Reel-to-reel tape recorders, cathode ray tube TVs, and ventilator fans are all instruments for Open Reel Ensemble.<p>Open Reel Ensemble love producing weird sounds from obsolete tech—the more warped the better. The Japanese musicians connect old tape recorders, television sets, and ventilation fans …

6 Classic Nintendo Gameworlds, Redrawn As Subway Maps

Metros go Metroid.<p>Video games and subway maps don’t seem to have much in common, but for Washington, D.C.-based graphic designer Matthew Stevenson, the connection between the two is obvious: both are ways to explore other worlds. That’s why, in his art, Stevenson mashes both up. As part of his NES …

Light's L16 takes 10 photos and stitches them into a 52-megapixel image

LAS VEGAS — Can Light's $1,699 L16 camera, which is about the size of three iPhone 6 Plus's stacked together, really replace a DSLR and and a bunch …

Mobile Photography

Sports Illustrated Unveil 25 Of The World's Hottest Models

Somewhere in this world is a group of happy photographers. And that’s due partly because of Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue for 2015.<p>The famous …

Paleo Profile: Mexico’s “Bird Mimic”

North America has been a dinosaur hotspot for a century and a half. The Bone Wars of the 19th century, the Second Jurassic Dinosaur Rush of the early 20th, and the continuing profusion of new species and specimens all rely on the fossil riches held in the Mesozoic rocks of Canada and the United …

Paleontology

The little-known inspiration for Princess Mononoke: A manga about a tribe in Papua New Guinea

<b>It’s no secret that Hayao Miyazaki and his team of animators find inspiration for Studio Ghibli’s movies all over the place.</b> <i>Ponyo’s</i> setting was …

Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt - Anime Adaptation Info, Video & Images [Updated 1/18/16]

<b>Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt - Anime Series Announced!</b><p>Series Episodes: 1 - 4<p>* 1st Episode airing on Dec 25th at 10:00 pm EST (12:00 pm Japan Local …

Artist Uses Soggy, Stained Tea Bags as Canvas for Detailed Daily Art

At the beginning of this year, visual artist and graphic designer Ruby Silvious embarked on a quirky, personal experiment, set to last for 363 days. She decided to repurpose soggy and stained tea bags as unconventional, blank canvases, just waiting to be filled with her artistic expression. The …

The Ultra-Rare Ferrari Vignale Is Put up for Auction

One of only four in the world.<p>RM Auctions is set to put one of the world’s most unique Ferrari builds under the hammer next month. Only 22 units of the 1953 Ferrari 250 Europa were built before the introduction of the second edition, and of these 22, only four were bodied by Vignale. The car to be …

Why Nintendo NX having a 2016 release date makes sense

Nintendo has said that it will talk more about its next piece of hardware in 2016, but the latest evidence suggests that the company could also release that device sometime this year as well.<p>Developers may already have their hands on the development kits for the Nintendo NX, according to a <i>Wall</i> …

Watch the first four hours of Tales of Zestiria

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>Bandai Namco's latest epic Japanese role-playing game, <i>Tales of Zestiria</i>, finally hits North America tomorrow on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and Windows PC. Last week we got our hands on the PS4 version of the game and decided to share it with you …

North America

These Manga Need An Anime!

Every season, it seems, the amount of new anime series based on a manga or a light novel source grows exponentially. It's sometimes tempting to rant …

Tokyo Ghoul 3rd Season Rumoured

The CEO and President of Funimation has announced in a recent press release that a third season of the anime adaptation of Sui Ishida’s <i>Tokyo Ghoul</i> …

Seven Emerging Technologies That Will Change the World Forever

When someone asks me what I do, and I tell them that I’m a futurist, the first thing they ask “what is a futurist?” The short answer that I give is …

Considering Yoga? Here’s What You Should Know

The practice of yoga has become a massive, widespread industry — approximately 20 million individuals practice yoga in the US and the activity is a …

Study: tracking every RPG book in every public & academic library in the world

Edd writes, "I am a professor at Ithaca College in New York. Recently for a research study I tracked almost every Role Playing Game Book circulating …

Here's what the 6 major men's dress codes really mean

Black-tie, informal, business casual — what does it all actually mean?<p>In order to demystify invitation dress codes, we consulted "The Pocket Butler," an etiquette guide written by longtime butler Charles MacPherson. In his book, MacPherson breaks down the dos and don'ts of those seemingly simple …

Essential Classics: Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition

The <i>Sports Illustrated</i> Swimsuit Edition needs no introduction. Even if you’re not a regular subscriber to the publication, there’s inevitably one …