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Pluto's Geology Is Unlike Any Other

Take a pinch of Mars, a sprinkle of Saturn’s moon Iapetus and a dash of Neptune’s moon Triton—and the recipe will yield something like Pluto.<p>The …

Forget Expensive Astrography Cameras, Tiny1 Fits in Your Pocket and Can Take Mind-Boggling Space Photos

Forget paying thousands for expensive astrography cameras, and say hello to TinyMOS's Tiny1 Astronomy Camera, which pairs an exceptional low-light …

How to start a fire in the wild (using bow drill, hand drill, flint, and other methods)

Tips for Lighting Fires<p>Always light your fire from the upwind side. Make sure you lay the tinder, kindling, and fuel so that your fire will burn as …

Woodworking

Man in vegetative state for 12 years wakes up to tell remarkable story

When Martin Pistorius was 12-years-old, he came down with a strange illness that caused him to lose his ability to walk, talk and make eye contact, NPR.org reported.<p>Pistorius, of Harlow, England, appeared to be in a coma-like state, and doctors scratched their heads over his condition. Their best …

Jack Storms, the Crystal Machinist

For butterfingered woodworkers, dropping a project on the shop floor can be bad. But just imagine if your materials of choice were crystal and …

Watch Louis C.K. Take On Babies and Gay Marriage in His New Stand-Up Special

Louis C.K.’s new stand-up special isn’t available yet, but you can watch the first four minutes of “Live at the Comedy Store” now.<p>The four-minute …

Fisherman Says He Saw Bigfoot Bathing ... And He Sent Us A Picture!

One occupational hazard of reporting on unexplained phenomena: You can always count on waking up in the morning to find an email from someone swearing that they've just seen Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, a hybrid human alien or a UFO on the moon.<p>2015 began with a photo from John Rodriguez, a …

Paranormal

Primordial "Babel's Tower" (OFFICIAL VIDEO)

Battlecross "My Vaccine" (OFFICIAL VIDEO)

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What Does A Return To An Iconic Location Mean For Game of Thrones?

<i>The Walking Dead</i>'s fall finale will break your heart. Another actor is rumored for <i>The Force Awakens</i>. Andy Serkis explains what his mo-cap company did …

Why Turkeys Are So Much Better Roasted Upside Down

<i>By Stacy Adimando</i><p>Once you've <b>salted</b>, <b>tied</b> and <b>buttered</b> that Thanksgiving bird, you'd think the cooking part would be easy. <b>But there's just one thing that can trip you up:</b> Overcooking the breast meat (and/or undercooking the thigh meat).<p><b>It's a flaw in the design of the turkey</b>, when you think about it: …

Cooking

Billy Talent Released A Greatest Hits Album And We Asked Them Why

We spoke to the frontman of one of Canada's biggest loud rock bands about being huge in Germany and his moment with David Bowie.<p>Billy Talent have released a career-spanning album called <i>Hits</i>. That's right, let that sink in for a minute. It was 11 years ago that the Mississauga band previously known …

High-Octane ‘Furious 7’ Trailer Arrives With Insane Stunts, New Villains

The trailer for <i>Furious 7</i>, the seventh installment in the long-running, box office-topping <i>Fast & Furious</i> series, has arrived, giving moviegoers their …

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Hear Foo Fighters’ Rowdy, Nashville-Inspired Song ‘Congregation’

With the Nashville installment of Foo Fighters‘ <i>Sonic Highways</i> HBO show set to air, the group has shared “Congregation,” the raucous, guitar-wailing …

A Kickstarted Hoverboard! With a Catch

With a lot of folks buying the <i>Back to the Future 2</i> hoverboard prank earlier this year, it's no surprise that a purportedly real hoverboard just got …

Foo Fighters Sonic Highways: Chicago Preview (HBO)

Watch Dave Grohl, Perry Farrell Cover Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan

Hours after teaming up with Zac Brown for a quadruple-guitar cover of Black Sabbath‘s “War Pigs” for <i>Late Show With David Letterman</i>, Foo Fighters …

Coming Soon: Cheap light rooftop solar you can install yourself.

There's a lot to see at the Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems in a rehabbed old building in Boston. Fraunhofer is a big German …

Picture of the Day: Hiker Finds Giant Abyss in Lagos

Photograph by RTWin80weeks on reddit<p>Reddit user RTWin80weeks recently stumbled upon this incredible abyss while hiking near Lagos, Portugal. While he …

Wireless GoPro Battery Charger by JOLT on Kickstarter

Danny MacAskill releases breathtaking Isle of Skye tricks video

Watch footage of trials rider Danny MacAskill risking life and limb on the Isle of Skye's notorious Cuillin Ridge<p>Danny MacAskill's has made a name for himself as one of the world's most fearless trial cyclists by documenting his exploits in a succession of YouTube videos since 2009.<p>It all started …

Santa Cruz

Hands-on with the Seek Thermal camera add-on accessory

Want to see in the dark? There's a cool accessory for your phone that is going to make that possible. Seek Thermal (thermal.com) is a portable camera …

Weird Crystal Can Absorb All The Oxygen In A Room -- And Then Release It Later

This could potentially make fuel cells, space travel, and scuba diving a lot more efficient.<p>Researchers from the University of Southern Denmark say they’ve invented a crystal that pulls oxygen out of the air and even water. Apparently, just a spoonful of the stuff can suck up all the oxygen in a …

Scuba Diving