Matthew Lozano

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I Am Paying $200,000 for Five Minutes in Space

On a blindingly bright January afternoon in 2010, I went to my bank to get a cashier's check for $20,000. It was my birthday, and I was buying myself the present I'd been waiting for my entire life: a trip to space.<p>This fat chunk of cash would become a 10 percent downpayment for a ticket aboard …

Airplane dating app is now boarding for all your in-flight flirting needs

Forget <i>SkyMall</i> and instead spend your flight flirting with the brunette in 32B.<p>That's where the Tinder-esque dating app AirDates comes in. It's like …

Here’s every announcement from the PlayStation Experience keynote

It’s a lot<p>Sony bombarded PlayStation users with more than 40 games in an hourlong, E3-in-December keynote this afternoon. Let's call out what's on the horizon:<p>• <i>Uncharted 4</i> is getting a new chapter: <i>The Lost Legacy.</i> The stars are Chloe Frazier and Nadine Ross.<p>• <i>The Last of Us Part 2</i> is confirmed. …

This crazy live-action video game trailer looks like something out of a sci-fi film

"Deus Ex: Mankind Divided" is an action role-playing game about a dystopian future in which individuals with mechanical augmentations — "Augs" — are cast out from society.<p>The game doesn't arrive until August, but Square Enix released a live-action trailer on Thursday that sheds light on this world …

Enix

Finding aliens may be even easier than previously thought

But in recent years, efforts have begun to simplify the search for intelligent life. Thanks to the efforts of groups like the Breakthrough Foundation, it may be possible in the coming years to send "nanoscraft" on interstellar voyages using laser-driven propulsion. But just as significant is the …

Universe

The 50 podcasts you need to hear

Harriet Gibsone, Stuart Heritage, Gwilym Mumford, Louis Pattison, Jack Seale, Bella Todd & Hannah Verdier

Inside the Takedown of the Top Navy SEAL

When an admiral is accused of threatening to ‘bury’ whistleblowers, and those whistleblowers are embroiled in scandal, it’s hardly a simple story.<p>It …

Are there planets that do not rotate on their axis?

I was reading a thread about how a pendulum would be affected if the Earth did not rotate and Larian's answer made me wonder if all planets rotate …

23 Fucking Crazy Aussie Facts That'll Fry Your Brain

Everything's bigger Down Under.

'Game of Thrones' star lays your direwolf theories to rest

<b>Warning: Contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 3, episode 6 (and maybe beyond).</b><p>LONDON — Remember the boy who cried wolf? Well, this whole …

Your Guide to Shopping the Best of Bose Headphones

All Bose headphones and earbuds share a similar design, yet they differ quite a bit in terms of functionality. We'll help you choose the right pair for your lifestyle.<p>Bose's lineup of headphones includes seven distinct models that are among the best offerings in the classes they compete in. Each …

33 Texts That Will Make You Laugh Way Harder Than You Should

Every. Single. Time.

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson alarm app gets your candy ass out of bed

Former wrestler and current acting superstar Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson gets up at 4 a.m. every day, works out and conquers the world. He doesn't smack the snooze button only to slither into the kitchen an hour later for a cup of coffee like a mere puddle of a person. Now he wants to share a little …

5 settings every new Android owner should change

New Android phone? Take a peek at its settings. So many categories, so many options within those categories. It's enough to make your head swim.<p>And you might find yourself wondering, are the factory settings ideal? Right out of the box, is your new phone really configured for optimal performance, …

10 Best Adult Cartoons (Updated!)

In the past 25 years, it has become clear that animation isn’t just for children anymore. As kids, we saw the tame Flintstone family live in the …

How Neuroscientists Explain the Mind-Clearing Magic of Running

<i>By Melissa Dahl</i><p>A good run can sometimes make you feel like a brand-new person. And, in a way, that feeling may be literally true. About three decades of research in neuroscience have identified a robust link between aerobic exercise and subsequent cognitive clarity, and to many in this field the …

The Brain

The 30 Most WTF Moments From 5 Years Of Game Of Thrones

<i>Game of Thrones</i> has a history of eliciting rather strong reactions from viewers. From its premiere in 2011 to last year's season five finale, this …

6 Insanely Popular Ways to Waste a Life

<i>What we truly need to do is often what we most feel like avoiding.</i>If we don’t go after what we want, we will never get it. If we don’t ask the right …

Time Management

AP: S. Korea covered up mass abuse, killings of 'vagrants'

BUSAN, South Korea (AP) — The 14-year-old boy in the black school jacket stared at his sneakers, his heart pounding, as the policeman accused him of stealing a piece of bread.<p>Even now, more than 30 years later, Choi Seung-woo weeps when he describes all that happened next. The policeman yanked down …

Yellowstone Eruption In 2016? Shocking New Video Shows What Is Really Going On At Yellowstone

<b>Over the past week, our planet has been hit by large earthquake after large earthquake, and according to Volcano Discovery there are 38 volcanoes</b> …

24 Times "The Office" Was Just Too Much To Handle

"Tomorrow I can tell you what a great boss you turned out to be... Best boss I ever had."

The sugar conspiracy | Ian Leslie

In 1972, a British scientist sounded the alarm that sugar – and not fat – was the greatest danger to our health. But his findings were ridiculed and his reputation ruined. How did the world’s top nutrition scientists get it so wrong for so long?<p>Robert Lustig is a paediatric endocrinologist at the …

Diabetes

One man created an incredible update to the original Nintendo Game Boy

1/<p>This magically updated Game Boy started life as a standard Game Boy. Here it is after having two holes drilled out of its face:<p>2/<p>The drilling was …

Raspberry Pi

Fuckers Who Curse a Lot Aren't Stupid, Says Science

A new study shows that douchebags who know more profanities tend to have better vocabularies overall.<p>Good news, assholes: All those cockheads who have been telling you for years that curse words are a sign of poor breeding, low intelligence, and a shitty command of the English language should shut …

Problems with the Galaxy S7/Galaxy S7 Edge and how to fix them

Samsung continues to improve on what they started last year, with the latest Galaxy S flagships, the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge boasting an even more refined design and build quality, the mandatory bump to the latest and greatest processing package, a better camera, better battery life, and …

Operating Systems

27 Tweets About Anxiety That Will Make You Laugh Then Cry

My anxiety has anxiety.

2016 game release-date calendar

It’s hard to keep track of everything in your life like doctors appointments, anniversaries, and birth days. But, most importantly, you need to know when new video games are coming out. Let us help.<p>This is where we’ll keep track of every game coming out in 2016. We’ll update this post as needed. If …

AT&T offers unlimited data if you subscribe to DirecTV

In AT&T's effort to get customers to buy both wireless and television service, it has a new lure: unlimited data.<p>The company is announcing an "AT&T Unlimited Plan" that applies to homes with both AT&T's wireless phone service and either DirecTV or U-Verse TV.<p>The plan encourages television …

17 WTF moments from the 2016 Golden Globes

When Ricky Gervais is in charge, things are going to get a little bit weird.<p>But in between the offensive jokes dished out by Gervais at the 73rd …