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A Ridiculously Posable Batman Cape, And More Of The Most Delightful Toys Of The Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, our weekly round up of the best toys we've seen all week. This time we have a bumper bunch of <i>Jurassic Park</i> merchandise …

Jurassic Park

Even with the Ultimate Sonos Setup, I Still Want These 61-Year-Old Speakers

First introduced in 1957, Klipsch Heresy floor-standing speakers have become cultural icons. They’ve remained stalwart in Klipsch’s lineup over their …

Audiophile

Videos: History Of Blade!

This is a new video from Variant Comics that discusses the history of Blade. The Marvel vampire hunter first premiered in <i>The Tomb of Dracula</i> in 1973 …

Comics

Videos: The Sci-Fi Short Film NOVR

This is a the sci-fi short film <i>NOVR</i>.<br>It was written by Geoff O'Rourke and Shane Ronan, directed by Geoff O'Rourke, and stars Richard Carwin, Dean …

Science Fiction

Videos: The Sci-Fi Short Film GENESIS

This is the sci-fi short film <i>GENESIS</i>. <br>It was created by Onur Senturk, with Sound Design and Music by Roy Shen Zoor and Monster Music. Check out the …

Science Fiction

Videos: Top 15 FPS Games Coming 2018

This is a new video from GamingBolt that lists the top 15 FPS games coming in 2018. There's nothing quite as fun as shooting and blowing up things in …

You Can Now Watch The Brief Movie Version Of Papers, Please

The brief film adaption of Lucas Pope's <i>Papers, Please</i> is now out on YouTube and Steam to watch for free, in case you were hoping for something solemn …

Annihilation is a gorgeous movie that went terribly wrong

This is what happens when you combine great actors with an incoherent plot.<p><i>Annihilation</i> came with great credentials. It's jam-packed with great …

Tessa Thompson

The first genetically engineered humans might not have their DNA tweaked at all

The new technique offers a less permanent way to edit the genome.<p>Hacking the human body is all the rage these days. A few years back, scientists made waves by developing a technique (dubbed CRISPR) that literally cuts DNA at specific locations to edit out the genes that lead to disease. The …

Genetics

This One Thing Will Help You Keep Your Cast-Iron Skillet in Perfect Shape

I have a go-to cast-iron skillet that I love and rely on, one that I use several times a week for everything from hash to skillet pizza to seared …

PowerUp releases its phone-controlled paper airplane

PowerUp first previewed its smartphone-controlled paper airplane back in 2014, but now it's finally available to everyone. The startup has announced that a retail version of its Dart aircraft will ship in February, and is running a pre-order campaign for barebones (just the propeller module and two …

How To Fly A Drone Legally In Australia

The use of drones is soaring to new heights, particularly as their cost has decreased. However, if you break the rules, you can be hit with thousands …

Become A Cryptocurrency Expert With This Massive (And Free) Online Resource

Over the past few months, Lifehacker has written a lot of articles trying to demystify the world of cryptocurrency, but there's still a ton left to …

Darksiders III

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'Suddenly it was total mayhem': Australian inventors celebrate success of revolutionary bee hive

Three years ago, a father and son in Australia finally unveiled a device they had spent a decade inventing: a beehive that releases honey via a tap, without needing to handle the bees.<p>The pair, Stuart and Cedar Anderson, who live in the hinterland near Byron Bay in eastern Australia, an area …

Insects

These Movies Are Way Kinkier Than Fifty Shades Freed

When <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> was published in 2011, you couldn't go more than a few feet without seeing someone reading it (or reading it behind another …

Timelapse of Elon Musk's dummy astronaut orbiting Earth in a Tesla – video

A heavy-duty rocket from Elon Musk’s private company launches for the first time and aims to make spaceflight cheaper and easier<p>Published: 6 Feb 2018<p>A Starman sitting in a tin can is currently navigating the heavens, soundtracked by David Bowie. How did it – and we – get there?<p>Published: 7 Feb …

Elon Musk

Build you own terrarium with Tom Dixon’s gorgeous glass vessels

Tom Dixon keeps on delighting us with his brilliant designs – from renovations of historic buildings to amazing lamps and even a brilliant IKEA …

Design

Miniature Tabletop Desktop Warfare Kit

How To Grow Cucamelons – The Most Exciting Fruit You Can Grow This Year

While most Americans have never heard of cucamelons, this fruit is definitely one you’ll want to know a lot more about. Also referred to as “Mexican …

3-Ingredient Happy Hour: Mr Bündchen's Ruin

Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to <i>3-Ingredient Happy Hour</i>, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. This …

10 Of The Silliest Star Wars Names For Real-World Objects

The <i>Star Wars</i> galaxy is a weird and wondrous place, full of laser swords, aliens and sentient robots. This can make trying to depict the banality of …

'I, Nauseated': The Oregonian's ex-sports columnist nails what the Tonya Harding movie gets wrong

You know the story: Figure skater Tonya Harding's ex-husband, Jeff Gillooly, hired a thug to brutally kneecap the working-class Oregon skater's …

Tonya Harding

‘I, Tonya’ Gets Torn to Shreds by a Reporter Who Covered the Real-Life Incident: ‘This Fantasy Film Is Harding’s Dream Come True’

J.E. Vader calls the biopic a portrait of "an unrepentant felon."<p>“It was painful to hand over the money for a ticket, knowing that some of it would …

Film Industry

Videos: Top 30 NEW Single Player Games of 2018 (THEY ARE NOT DEAD!)

This is a new video from GamingBolt that lists 30 new single player games of 2018. With the popularity of online and multiplayer games, there has …

New Trailer For Britannia Asks 'What If Game Of Thrones Had Druid Raves?'

<b>Video:</b> The Romans have invaded Westeros.<p>A new trailer is up for Sky Atlantic's historical fantasy <i>Britannia</i>. Set during the Roman invasion of Celtic …

Explore 130 Years Of National Geographic Covers In Just Two Minutes

<b>Video:</b> One of the last magazines that's still worth reading in print form, <i>National Geographic</i> has featured some fascinating stories over the years, …

The 100 Most Important Pop Culture Moments Of The Last 10 Years: #41-60

We are examining all the things that have had the most impact on pop culture since January 2008. Today, we're counting down from 60 to 41 - check out …

The Fascinating History Of 10 Extra Letters The English Alphabet Used To Have

<b>Video:</b> At 26 letters long, the English alphabet isn't the most complicated string of symbols and characters to master, even for a five-year-old. But …

11 Australian Movies And TV Shows To Watch Over The Long Weekend

We have some incredible movies and television being made in our own backyard. Why not kick back and enjoy some when the long weekend rolls …