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The World's Fastest Passenger Plane Scheduled to Fly in 2017

The supersonic jet race is on. With Concorde proponents pushing for its return to the skies in 2019 to mark the 50th anniversary of its first flight, …

11 Cars That Make Crazy Horsepower Without a Turbo

Through engineering wizardry, these cars have engines that achieve ridiculous power-per-liter ratios—a true test of efficiency and performance.<p>Natural aspiration offers some great features, like sonorous exhaust notes and sky-high redlines. Through engineering wizardry, these cars have engines that …

Deep Grammar will correct your text using AI technology

When it comes to correcting grammar in a piece of writing, it can be an arduous task for man or machine. While spellcheckers are a dime-a-dozen and work pretty swimmingly, grammar checkers often fail to understand context.<p>With that in mind, computer scientist Jonathan Mugan, set to work on Deep …

How to secretly check Facebook messages without the other person knowing

Social apps like WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger make it easy to communicate, but they also make it easy to tell when someone is ignoring you. Thanks …

A Nebula Illuminated By Its Missing Stars

Science & InnovationNo Place Like Home<p>In a sky so full of stars it’s often difficult to figure out where constellations are, one dark spot stands out: The Coalsack Nebula. Parked near one of the five brightest stars comprising the Southern Cross – perhaps the most easily spotted asterism in the …

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Video: A Master Swordsman Cuts A 100-MPH Fastball In Half

Isao Machii has the quickest muscles in all the land<p>The last time we checked in with Isao Machii, the Japanese master of Iaido (which is a modern martial art involving swordplay), he was demonstrating his expertise of Iaijutsu, or quick draw, with an MH24 robot arm. The pair sliced through flowers, …

Watch The Inside Of A Cell Move In High Resolution

High definition meets the cytoskeleton<p>Ever since the invention of the first microscope in the late 1500s, humans have been trying to see things normally invisible to the naked eye in order to better understand them. As technology has improved, we’ve discovered dozens of ways to glimpse the world on …

How To Give Your Dog Her Own Murphy Bed

This might just be the ultimate space-saving solution for pet owners.<p>If you live in a small home, you know all too well how easily clutter can build up—especially if you own a pet. That's why we were completely blown away when we spotted these Murphy dog beds by Clark Richardson Architects.<p>Like any …

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Should You Ask Her For Her Number?

Dating has always been a vulnerable business for guys. Up until fairly recently, the pressure was entirely upon men to do the asking, calling, planning, and paying. A few generations ago, any woman who dared ask a man out on a date would’ve been considered promiscuousp, and the guy she approached …

Relationships

How To Plate Food Like A 3-Star Michelin Chef

Tracey Torres has cooked in some of the best kitchens in the world. Now she shares trade secrets on how to plate food like a pro.<p>Take a trip to Daniel or Eleven Madison Park, and you won’t just be blown away by the flavors of the food. The plating itself is an abstract work of art. Now that the …

Top free things to do in Cape Town

A relatively weak rand makes Cape Town a more affordable destination to visit, and the city certainly provides value for money when it comes to eating and accommodation. However, everyone likes to get something for free, and in this respect the Mother City is overflowing with options.<p>V&A …

Doctors Are Using Lasers To Treat People With Severe Psychological Conditions

Not your grandmother’s lobotomy<p>In the middle of the 20th century, lobotomies were a relatively common treatment for people with severe mental illnesses. The controversial procedure surgically destroyed neurons connecting a patient’s prefrontal cortex to the rest of the brain. Since the 1960s, the …

Most Stylish Men: Kanye West Photos | GQ

Toggle Scroll<p>June 25, 2015<p>You don't have to love Kanye West's music (though it helps!) to appreciate the fearless and highly influential way he'sapproached fashion. He'smerged references from the past (Ralph Lauren!) with a vision for the future (dude has watched <i>The Matrix</i> a lot) and come to look …

Top 5 solid-state drives: It's upgrade time

<b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This post was originally published on March June 25, 2015 and is periodically updated.</i><p>Officially, solid-state drives (SSDs) are no longer too expensive. Some even consider them affordable now with the 1TB capacity going for somewhere between $250 and $350. Less capacities are even …

'Bang and down': From Afghan soldier to 'superhero' who shot 6 terrorists

He is called a superhero and feted with financial rewards from Afghan politicians, but the lionisation of the soldier who singlehandedly killed six …

23 Books That Everyone With Wanderlust Should Read

(Photo Credit: Getty Images)<p>Wanderlust is notoriously difficult to manage. Once you've tasted the adrenaline rush of travel, it can feel unbearable to sit at home, knowing that adventure is out there waiting to be had.<p>But if you can't <i>always</i> get out and explore, then it's best to let a book do it …

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IGN's Best of CES 2015 Awards

Our picks for the top 4K TV, VR tech, and more.<p>Though last week’s annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) provided a flood of announcements for new …

10 Books You Should Read in January

Because you can only watch so much Netflix.<p><i>Keeping up what new books are coming out each month can be a chore, but it doesn't have to be. The stacks and stacks of new novels, non-fiction works, cookbooks, and TV-show tie-ins that await you at your local bookstore can be intimidating to sift</i> …

The world's most beautiful ports: 19 places you must arrive at by sea

Microsoft Is Rumored To Be Building A New Browser That Is Not Internet Explorer

Remember when Chrome was fast? Microsoft might, if ZDNet’s Mary Jo Foley’s recent report that the software company is building a lightweight browser, codenamed “Spartan,” bears out.<p>According to Foley, Spartan is “new” and “isn’t [Internet Explorer].” Her post notes that it could be set free inside …

How to Save a Wet iPhone or iPod

No matter how careful we are, iPhones sometimes get wet. It's just a fact of life. Whether we spill drinks on them, drop them in the tub, have kids …

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How to turn most of Marvel's movies into one massive 12-hour film

The early films from the recent slate of Marvel movies, known to fans and Marvel Studios as Phase One, include an enormous amount of flashbacks and time hopping, almost none of which is in chronological order.<p>If you're up for the video-editing task, Michael Furth, editor of The Comic Archive, …

30 great New Year jokes and quotes

MC Garage Video: How To Install New Grips

Most of us have struggled with the process of installing new grips. Road Test Editor Ari Henning demonstrates two ways to get new handlebar grips in …

One in five millennials lives in poverty, report finds

There might be something to the woe-is-me narrative of the millennial generation. It turns out that one in five millennials lives in poverty, according to a recent report released by the US Census Bureau.<p>The generation that has been dismissed as entitled and whiny is struggling with higher levels …

Artists’ Adorable Doodles Interact with Real Life Objects

Dhaka, Bangladesh-based cartoonist and graphic designers Manik and Ratan have started a fun series where their cartoon characters interact with real life objects. The twin brothers' adorable monsters and men look like they're having the time of their lives, zooming past us in a LEGO car or figuring …

Wedding Suits For Men - What To Wear To The Big Day

Whether you’re off to wedding in a glorious French chateau, an little English chapel or a summery garden ‘do, here’s a basic guide to all kinds of …

Our 25 Hottest Tests, Reviews, and Comparos of the Year – Feature

Another year is in the bag, folks. Before you start making resolutions to work out or get outside more often, we implore you to kick back and forget all that nonsense. You may not be able to hold those New Year promises, but <i>we</i> can promise you that we wrote about some righteous (and significant) …