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The 404 1,477: Where you are the best (podcast)

Unsolved mysteries of the Internet are the best! We'll tell you about a YouTube account that's been uploading videos every 20 seconds for the last seven months, the mystery of the 40 year old Russian radio signal UVB-76, an underground iron mine that's archiving 100 million photos for the next …

Crater Lake National Park

Hikes along the rim of Crater Lake National Park in Oregon are filled with many alluring beauties. Once you trek far enough to get away from the …

National Parks

Expert Advice for Parenting in the Digital Age

When Fisher Price introduced its iPad Baby Bouncy Seat late last year, many parents (and concerned citizens like myself) wondered, have we gone too far? But not long before companies were dangling iPads above babies' heads, parents were creating twitter handles for their newborns and 10-year-olds …

30 of the trippiest buildings around the world

These architectural oddities range from super-modern skyscrapers to organic treehouses, but all share the common theme of being super trippy.<p>The …

The AIDS Cure

Reservoirs of HIV hide deep within the body. Scientists are now closing in on methods to wipe them out.<p><b>In 2007</b>, a little-known German doctor applied to speak at a prestigious AIDS conference, claiming to have cured a single case of the disease. He described a 41-year-old man, dubbed the “Berlin …

Horse Head Squirrel Feeder

Born To Swim?

Try this to trigger one of the cutest reflexes around. Just blow into a baby’s face and watch him or her gulp air, close eyes, and stop whatever they’re doing. Parents have used this as a way to get their little ones to stop crying – but it’s also the path to swimming.<p>The response is what’s known …

What today’s console makers can learn from the ’90s Sega vs. Nintendo battle | Ars Technica

Looking back at the birth of the perpetual battle with the author of Console Wars.<p>Author Blake Harris still remembers the first time he started to …

The Most Important Setting to Change in LinkedIn Before Your Job Hunt

LinkedIn is the best social network for your career, whether you want to use it to find a job or just boost your hirability. It's not without its …

Employment

When Airlines Screw Up Your Flight, AirHelp Gets You Paid

Uh oh! Your flight was overbooked. You’ve been bumped off the flight, and they can’t get you another ride for hours.<p>Surely, the airline has to give you <i>something</i>, right? But what? A drink voucher? A few extra inches of leg room on a future flight?<p>Try a couple hundred bucks. AirHelp (part of Y …

Ukraine's revolution and Russia's occupation of Crimea: how we got here

A guide to what's happening, how it got to this point, and why some people say 'the Ukraine'<p>• Why Russia sees Crimea as its naval stronghold<p>Recent history<p>The standoff between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces continues as global leaders push for a diplomatic solution to the conflict in Ukraine. On …

The Dark Hedges – Ireland’s Real-Life Fantasy Setting

Along Bregagh Road, near the village of Armoy in Northern Ireland, lies a tranquil byroad called The Dark Hedges. For the past three centuries, a …

Ireland

Li Hongbo’s Flexible Paper Sculptures Will Blow Your Mind

Chinese artist Li Hongbo’s sculptures look no different from the classic white Roman-style plaster busts that many sculptors create. But the real …

Modern Art

While Afghanistan has been one the most heavily documented countries over the past decade, few photojournalists have approached it with t…

While Afghanistan has been one the most heavily documented countries over the past decade, few photojournalists have approached it with the depth and perspective of Majid Saeedi. Saeedi, a native of Iran, was not allowed to work in his home country for four years, following his coverage of the turbulent 2009 Iranian election. This exile led him to embrace the people of Afghanistan as his main subject. ‘War is not the only thing going on in Afghanistan,’ he writes. ‘Sharing a common tongue, I …

Fire Box Grill | By Vargo

The Fire Box Grill by Vargo is ideal for backpackers that need to travel light, it folds flat for easy transport and storage. Made from titanium, the …

Stainless Steel

Cooking For Geeks

If you´re an innovative type of person looking for action in the kitchen, then check out Cooking for Geeks, a book on real science, great hacks, and …

Explain Bitcoin Like I’m Five

If you still can’t figure out what the heck a bitcoin is…<p>We’re sitting on a park bench. It’s a great day.<p>I have one apple with me. I give it to …

Foodie Dice

Most people agonize over what to cook for dinner every day, well now you can shake up your cooking routine with the Foodie Dice. The fun and …

Try This Trail: Kelcema Lake

<b>Kelcema Lake</b><p><b>Difficulty:</b> Moderate<p><b>Distance:</b> 9.6 miles<p>Reached by an easy half-mile trail, pretty little Kelcema Lake is a pretty popular place during …

Hiking

Meet Taranis, The UK's Shiny New Stealth Drone

The future of warfare is another smooth, gray, v-shaped flying robot.<p>BAE Systems, a British defense and aerospace company, revealed last week that its stealth drone Taranis successfully flew in tests over the Australian desert in August. Named after a Celtic god of thunder, Taranis is a technology …

Watch A Crow Solve A Complex Puzzle

How smart are crows? They are so smart!<p>Crows are smarter than great apes and about on par with a 5-year-old child. We know they (and similar birds) can already complete complicated tasks, like putting a stick through a tube to finagle out food. But in this BBC video, the crow, after thinking it …

Racing the Little White Salmon

Every spring people gather from around the world to paddle the infamous Little White Salmon in Washington state preparing for the annual race. Few …

Watch This Magnet Fall Slowly Through Air

It's witchcraft science.<p>This video from 2012 is making the rounds right now--with good reason. Drop whatever you're doing, leave your desk, quit your job, and find a magnet and copper tube, because, wow. Look at this! It's a _Matrix _time-freeze in your hands.<p>The video is showing a demonstration of …

This Infographic Reveals the Secrets of the Happiest Couples

PSA: Valentine's Day is next week. Whether or not you celebrate the occasion, this infographic from happiness training app Happify could help you …

Happiness

The Weekend Dish: 2/8/2014

Home > The Weekend Dish > The Weekend Dish: 2/8/2014<p>February 8, 2014 // 13 <i>Comments »</i><p>Happy Saturday to you!<p>Today is my Chief Culinary Consultant’s …

​How to Save the Most Money on Your Grocery Budget with a Price Book

A price book, which tracks the lowest prices on the products you buy most often, is the best tool for saving money on groceries and household items. …

Hey NFL, Seattle is Gay!

The crowds have emptied from Seattle’s streets. The tinge of joy still hangs in the air. My office is just 6 blocks from CenturyLink Field, the home …

LGBTQ