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Dennis Rodman just gave Kim Jong Un ‘The Art of the Deal.’ And it may be a genius move.

TOKYO — If Donald Trump was hoping to use the negotiating skills honed during decades in business to strike a bargain with Kim Jong Un, he’d better think again.<p>Dennis Rodman, the former basketball star who’s now on his fifth visit to Pyongyang, just presented a copy of “The Art of the Deal” to the …

Crystalized Geode Installations Bring Beauty to Decaying Street Corners

Over the past few years, L.A.-based graphic designer and multidisciplinary artist Paige Smith (a.k.a. A Common Name) has installed countless crystalized rock formations in cracked, decaying nooks and crannies on the streets of cities as distant as Madrid, Istanbul, and Philadelphia. These “urban …

Beauty

New Liquid-Based 3D Printer Takes Minutes, Not Hours

Plus it has a real Terminator vibe<p>Rapid prototyping may soon get a whole lot more rapid, thanks to an entirely new method of 3D printing. Instead of taking hours to 3D-print something, it might soon take minutes.<p>The UNC-Chapel Hill researchers, who described their new process in the journal <i>Science</i>, …

Simon Beck: Creating art with a compass and snowshoes

<b>Simon Beck has been walking in circles for years - and the results are astonishing.</b><p>The British snowshoe artist creates detailed geometrical designs by donning snowshoes and walking for miles, creating images that can be seen only from above.<p>It all started as just a hobby back in 2004.<p>"I just …

The Strange Case Of Karin Catherine Waldegrave

In 2011 something strange happened on Facebook. People were made aware of the hundreds of unnerving messages that were posted by a Canadian woman …

Software Tools That Change the Way We…Create "Unnecessary Explosions" GIFs

Probably not what the developers intended<p>This is <i>not</i> part of our Tech-tacular special, where we'll soon show you how better design and manufacturing …

GIF Animations

Alien Skulls discovered in Mexico?!

<b>Deformed Skulls Found In Mexico – Alien Skulls?</b><p>Are these alien skulls? In December 2012, Archaeologists in Mexico discovered a burial site from which …

Ancient Aliens

WATCH: 'NASA Prepares For Alien Arrival' [LIPtv]

NASA might begin preparing for world extraterrestrial contact. We must prepare the new knowledge which may change our perceptions of life and …

A great anamorphic drawing optical illusion

Don’t you just love anamorphic visual optical illusions? Well, in case you do, you’re going to have a great start this week because today we have yet …

Optical Illusions

Do animals see optical illusions?

This gif strongly suggests that at least cats do:<p>This page will show you a larger version of the “wheel” illusion that the cat is inspecting (and …

Neurology

When Monkeys Surfed to South America

Long ago, about 36 million years before today, a raft of monkeys found themselves adrift in the Atlantic. They’d been blown out to sea by an intense storm that had ripped up the African coast, and now a mat of floating vegetation was the closest thing to land for miles in all directions. But luck …

Rosetta Spacecraft Snaps Comet Close-Ups During Flyby

High-resolution images taken by the Rosetta space probe during a Valentine's Day swoop close to the comet it's been tracking for months show boulders on the comet's surface, as well as "stunning details of the contrasting terrain," the European Space Agency said Monday.<p>ESA said the boulders ranged …

Space

Mars One mission: five Britons shortlisted for one-way trip to Red Planet

Hannah Earnshaw, Maggie Lieu, Ryan MacDonald, Alison Rigby and Clare Weedon are the British names put forward to become the first humans to step foot on the Red Planet<p>Five Britons have been shortlisted for a one-way trip to Mars as they hope to become the first humans to step foot on the Red Planet.<p>…

Space Science

The mystery of Mingering Mike: the soul legend who never existed

When a ‘crate-digger’ found a massive vinyl collection at a flea market, he couldn’t understand how a soul star who’d released over 100 records could just disappear. But the truth turned out to be even stranger. Jon Ronson goes in search of Mingering Mike<p>This story begins with a record collector …

Washington D.C.

The 13 Illuminati Families Who Secretly Rule The World

Information has begun circulating on the internet which may cast some light on the internal structure of the highly sinister and deeply mysterious …

In photos: 'Drunk' gorilla punches wildlife photographer

Aah, the hazards faced by wildlife photographers ... Hazard #168: Getting punched by an 'intoxicated' mountain gorilla.<p>Photographer Christophe …

Gorillas

Las Vegas From 10,800 Feet Up Looks Like Nothing You’ve Seen Before

Famous photographer Vincent Laforet takes amazing night photos of urban cities, and his amazing photos of Las Vegas are no exception. Laforet, who …

Photography

New Mixtape: Drake ‘If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late’

Drake’s long-awaited fourth solo album <i>Views From the 6</i> is set to arrive later this year. Until the follow-up to 2013’s platinum-selling <i>Nothing Was</i> …

Beautiful Dainty Globes that Look Like Christmas Tree Ornaments are Actually Frozen Bubbles

When the temperature drops and turns freezing, Washington-based photographer Angela Kelly sees creative opportunity and seizes it. She does this by …

A balloon to the beyond: World View on savoring space tourism

Jane Poynter wants you to take a trip to space that's as comfortable as a luxury cruise. She's spent two years living in the sealed research lab Biosphere 2, and serves as president of Paragon Space Development Corporation, where she led development of the life-support systems for the 2018 …

First Glimpse of Roswell Alien Slides Documentary – Surprise!

Tweet<p>See Also:<p>ROSWELL ALIEN SLIDES PRESENTATION: "The Most Important Event in Our Life Time," says Researcher Don Schmitt | VIDEO – INTERVIEW<p>Roswell …

Paranormal

Katy Perry 'Illuminati' Conspiracy? Super Bowl 49 Halftime Performance Morphs into Twitter Jokes

Users on Twitter were claiming (mostly joking) that Katy Perry, during her Super Bowl 49 Halftime performance, was part of the “Illuminati.”<p>The …

Music

Elgin Park Book: A town composed of miniatures optical illusion by Artist Michael Paul Smith

Elgin Park is a lot of things: a 1950’s utopia, a fantastical world, and an optical illusion. Artist Michael Paul Smith’s imaginative town – composed …

This $75 synthesizer will turn anything into an instrument

Yuri Suzuki, the designer that brought you cabs that create music from street noise and helped Disney turn your earlobe into a speaker, is launching a Kickstarter through his company Dentaku for a circuit board that turns anything and everything into a musical instrument. Calling Ototo a circuit …

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Privacy

Bill Gates is the latest brilliant person to warn artificial intelligence could kill us all

Worries about artificial intelligence possibly wiping out humanity aren’t just limited to science fiction writers — plenty of the world’s most …

Artists Create Book Cover That Refuses to Open for Judgmental Readers

While the age-old idiom tells us not to judge a book by its cover, this high-tech book-cover is designed to do the judging instead. Created by a …

Publication Design