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Watch This Table Expand And Contract Like An Accordion

Like sleight of hand, transformable furniture has the power to instantly enthrall. There’s something captivating about stationary objects suddenly coming to life.<p>“Mutability in a piece of furniture should serve a purpose, but the act of transformation should be a kind of dance,” Ian Stell writes on …

Universal finds pirated copy of Jurassic World seeded from its own servers

Movie studio discovers that its own computers host pirated copies of Jurassic World and requests Google to remove links to it<p>Universal Pictures in France has been seeding a pirated copy of its latest blockbuster Jurassic World from its own servers.<p>The Chris Pratt-featuring reinvention of Steve …

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Google fights patent trolls by giving away patents

Last year, Google and a handful of other technology companies banded together to fight patent trolls -- creating the License on Transfer Network (LOT). It's a pretty good system, effectively protecting LOT members from patent litigation by giving all participants a royalty-free license to any …

Thinking Outside the Box: How I Shot Photos of Lava at Home

Any object can be seen as something else given the right perspective. In this instance, fairly common items have been used to create the effect of …

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Nasa releases new photographs from Pluto fly-by – in pictures

Nasa’s New Horizons team on Friday revealed new images and discussed the latest results from the spacecraft’s historic flight through the Pluto system. Earlier in the day they released a new image of the dwarf planet in full ‘false’ color

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Guy Throws Basketball Off of Dam to Demonstrate Crazy Effect of Backspin

Also, some maniacs tried to make ships and airplanes work on this principle<p>Last month these guys spent a day doing what most of us do in summer: …

For the First Time in 98 Years, Converse Has Changed Its Classic All Star Sneaker

Is this the beginning of the end?<p>The classic Chuck Taylor All Star turned 98 this year and parent company Nike has decided to celebrate the shoe's longevity with a good ol' redesign. No doubt Converse devotees will be up in arms about any changes to their favorite footwear, but let's be honest, as …

'El Chapo' heads the largest drug cartel in the world — and practically ran the prisons that held him

Earlier this month, Guzmán staged a brazen escape from Altiplano Federal Penitentiary, Mexico's highest-security prison located on the outskirts of Mexico City. Since Guzmán's extraordinary escape, seven prison workers have been arrested in connection with aiding the world's most notorious drug …

Don't Refrigerate These 7 Foods

Improve the quality of your food by storing it in the right place.<p>Refrigerators -- it's hard to believe that millions of people survive without the convenience of this technology. We use them for everything from chilling beer to crisping produce, but do we misuse them for storing foods? While we've …