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A British Graffiti Artist Who Goes By ‘Wanksy’ Is Painting Dicks Around Potholes

A mystery graffiti artist slash hero who is calling himself “Wanksy” has taken it upon himself to solve the problem of Manchester’s pothole-ridden streets, drawing attention to the offending potholes by spray painting giant dicks around them. Hey, you’ve got to give him credit for creatively using …

Streetwear

Artist Invents A Machine To Create Life From Scratch

The ReBioGeneSys can simulate conditions on any planet in the universe, and given enough time, create new life from them.<p>At the University of Michigan, conceptual artist Adam W. Brown has assembled an installation of glass beakers, hot plates, and rubber tubes. It doesn’t seem terribly imposing–it …

Chemistry
Geek Humor

What is dark energy?

We need dark energy to explain why gravity seems to be driving galaxies in our universe apart instead of pulling them together.<p>The nature of dark …

Dark Matter
Digital Art

Black Holes: Facts, Theory & Definition

Black holes are some of the strangest and most fascinating objects found in outer space. They are objects of extreme density, with such strong …

Personality

10 People Who Shaped The Illuminati Conspiracy Theory

It has been said that cats rule the Internet, but there’s an even more sinister power you’ve probably heard of: the Illuminati. Said to be lurking …

What Are the Disadvantages of Solar Energy?

With gas prices rise and continue to rise, it seems that we will be increasing need for renewable energy. Renewable energy using the sun, wind, …

Solar Power

Scientists Discover 145 Alien Genes In DNA, We Are Not 100% Human

By In5D on April 11, 2015 in Science<p>Humans contain ‘alien’ genes not passed on from our ancestors, researchers have discovered.<p>The say we acquired …

11 things you probably don't know about 'The Great Gatsby'

Today, it is just that.<p>His American classic is mandatory reading across English classrooms. There was a time, however, when no one wanted to read about Gatsby and his lost love, Daisy.<p>Some may say, "Gatsby" was simply ahead of its time.<p>On the 90th anniversary of Fitzgerald's beloved book, here are …

Literature

Aquarium goldfish dumped into lake, multiply to 3,000 fish

They multiply like...fish! Apparently, a handful of goldfish dumped into a lake in Boulder, Colorado, just three years ago have reproduced and now …

Construction crane falls on museum, everyone assumes it's a new sculpture

Attention Dallas: The construction crane that is upended, dangerously resting on your Museum of Art is not a sculpture, it is just a crane that fell. …

How I Overcame Anxiety By Upgrading My Nervous System

If you’ve ever felt like your world emotionally flipped upside down, like everyday there was another helpless panic attack and that no one could …

Neon Genesis Evangelion Opening Parodied on Regular Show - Interest

This week's episode of Cartoon Network's <i>Regular Show</i> had a very familiar opening sequence. The episode closely mimicked Neon Genesis Evangelion's …

Anime

The Haunted Mansion's Mysterious Hatbox Ghost Coming Back to Disneyland

New telescope will be a high-resolution window to the universe

That 3D rendering up there is a new telescope from the National Science Foundation that promises to solve the mysteries of the universe -- or at least take some truly big pictures. Fitted with a 3,200 megapixel camera, the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope will be the largest digital camera in the …

This Week’s Best Music Videos Are Full Of ’90s Cartoon Nostalgia

This week’s best music videos were heavy on animation influenced by ’90s visual culture, especially video game graphics and cartoons: noise champions Lightning Bolt’s visual for “The Metal East” features what look like mutated <i>Dragon Ball Z</i> characters; Heems’s video for “Sometimes” includes a parody …

Dragon Ball

These Portraits Are the Result of Eight-Minute, Light-Painted Exposures

Photographer Gary Schneider shoots portraits with a rather unusual technique. For his project titled <i>Faces</i>, Schneider had his subjects lie on a black …

Photography

Apple Watch hands-on and first impressions (Video)

Apple Watch is finally available to preorder, but if you missed the mark at 12:01 a.m. you might be waiting quite a while to get your hands on one. Luckily, Apple is providing try-on appointments that will allow you to get a taste of the experience and feel one out for yourself. Recently, we took …

'Daredevil' Hits Netflix And Redefines Superhero Television

Last weekend, I gave you my verdict on the pilot and second episode of the new Marvel superhero show <i>Daredevil</i>, which is one of four new Marvel series airing on Netflix in the coming years, as well as a final superhero team-up mini-series that will bring all four of those shows together. Today, the …

Comic Books

Skeleton Found in Italy Cave Yields Oldest Neanderthal DNA

In 1993, scientists found an extraordinarily intact skeleton of an ancient human amidst the stalactites and stalagmites of the limestone cave of Lamalunga, near Altamura in southern Italy — a discovery they said had the potential to reveal new clues about Neanderthals.<p>"The Altamura man represents …

Anthropology

Sketchat for iPhone Lets You Draw Quick Pencil Messages

Sometimes all you want to do is send a quick note — preferably hand-drawn, in pencil — to a friend or loved one.<p>Sure, there are plenty of messaging apps like SnapChat that let you send disappearing messages, or Moju, which added chat and clever face recognition to its photo animations, and even …