Amanda Cast

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The Ultimate Geek Gift Guide For Christmas

If you're a regular Lifehacker reader, there's a pretty good chance that you or somebody you know is a bit geeky. With that in mind, we've assembled …

POTD: Quentin Tarantino's The Hateful Eight Behind the Scenes

<b>Quentin Tarantino</b>‘s next may be called <i>The Hateful Eight</i>, but the eight stars in it aren’t hateful at all. In fact, they’re downright great. And now …

What if Quentin Tarantino created Disney films!

Ready, set, GROW: Colorful armpit hair to dye for?

Just when you thought you had gotten over the shock of the last big thing that made no sense, here comes dyed underarm hair.<p>And not just dyed, but …

New US sci-fi, fantasy and horror shows for 2015

Following on from our list of brand new UK geek-skewed TV shows to keep an eye out for next year is this gaggle of US counterparts. There are film …

TV

The Real Meaning Behind Spell Names Featured in the ‘Harry Potter’ Films and Fantasy Novels by J. K. Rowling

BuzzFeedVideo has created a new video that explains the real meaning behind various spell names featured in the <i>Harry Potter</i> films and fantasy novels …

Why vultures don't get sick, despite eating a diet of rotting animals

Vultures' faces and large intestines are covered with bacteria that is toxic to most other creatures, but these birds of prey have evolved a strong …

6 'Star Wars' Technologies That May Not Be So Far, Far Away

From landspeeders to lightsabers<p>The trailer for <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> may be just 88 seconds long, but it still manages to pack a punch. (Some of us have even spent <i>way</i> too long dissecting the entire thing.) Personally, among my favorite parts of <i>Star Wars</i>—and there are many—is the amazing …

Space Travel

Zen Dream Home with Japanese Influences by Metropole Architects

SGNW House by Metropole Architects is located on a site in the Zimbali Forest Estate in South Africa. The client’s brief for Metropole Architects was …

8 Affordable Rental Chalets For Your Next Ski Vacation

Looking for a little bit of winter luxury?<p>These rental homes, all available on HomeAway, are perfect for anyone looking for a little bit of affordable winter luxury.

The 15 Best Apps for Dog Lovers and Pup Parents

Have you ever wanted to know if it’s okay that your dog just ate the guacamole off the counter? Or maybe it’s 4am and your dog is throwing up — was …

Pets

Horns: Daniel Radcliffe in Joe Hill Horror Fantasy (Review and Trailer) · Guardian Liberty Voice

Daniel Radcliffe has well and truly left that zagged Harry Potter scar behind by playing the protagonist Iggy Perrish in the Joe Hill horror fantasy,</i> …

Dealing with Attention-Seeking Behaviors in Dogs

Dealing with Canine Attention-Seeking Behaviors<p>Dogs are smart; It doesn’t take long for them to figure out how to push their owners’ buttons with …

Pets

Snowed In? Indoor Activities for Dogs That Hate the Cold

Advertisement<p>With half the United States covered in snow, it is safe to assume—winter has arrived. Some breeds are made for the cold and would prefer …

Positively Dog Training

In the right hands, a clicker and a bag of treats can work wonders on an unruly pet. "Positively Dog Training" is a digital book from Open Air Publishing that hopes to provide some teacher training for new masters in the business of sitting, staying and house-breaking. Accompanying instructional …

Pets

The Latest Threat to Siberian Tigers: Canine Distemper

Wildlife<p>Rare Siberian tigers face a new threat. (Photograph by John Goodrich)<p><b>Talking Tigers: Part 8 of a 12-part series</b><p><b>The first signs that something was wrong came in 2000. Gaunt Siberian tigers (Panthera tigris altaica)</b> <b>began wandering through villages and staggered haltingly across roads in</b> …

Fight Wildlife Smuggling or Keep Earth Clean With a Smartphone App

Ever thought of using your smartphone to contribute to environmental science or crack down on wildlife smuggling? Turns out there are mobile apps for that, though just how useful they are often depends on where you live or travel.<p>The use of apps for eco-science and eco-crimefighting is still in its …

Wildlife

Rosetta Stone Launches A Digital Learning App For Preschoolers

Rosetta Stone’s first foray into the consumer kids learning app market includes “activities that promote English phonetic awareness, pronunciation of letter sounds, and a grasp of everyday Spanish phrases.” The free iOS app called “Lingo Letter Sounds” uses cute animated “GoGo Lingos” and engaging …

3 Tricks That Will Help You Win Cyber Monday

If you plan to go online on Cyber Monday to score some deals for your holiday shopping, you're not alone. Last year, 131 million people shopped online during the Monday following Thanksgiving, according to USA Today, spending nearly $2.29 billion.<p>For this year, we tested out some of the best online …

Heroic DRAGON AGE Fantasy Music Video for Lindsey Stirling