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Here’s a Collection of Excellent Anthony Bourdain Stories for You to Read

On Friday, the news of Anthony Bourdain’s death at the age of 61 provoked not just an outpouring of love from grateful fans, but a flood of stories …

Anthony Bourdain

Best RPGs for your PlayStation 4

Uh oh! It's game night but your D&D group has canceled. Fortunately for you, there are other ways to scratch your roleplaying itch. If you're looking …

9 of the World's Most Extreme Adventures According to Nat Geo

National Geographic is back with yet another list today, this time offering up 9 extreme adventures to far flung corners of the globe. The list is …

Amazon Is Under Federal Investigation For Selling Goods to Iranian Embassy

Amazon is being investigated for delivering orders to an Iranian embassy, as well as to an individual who may have committed, threatened to commit or …

Cannabinoids and chemotherapy in combination kill cancer cells

A new study confirms that cannabinoids, which are a class of active chemicals in cannabis, can successfully kill leukemia cells. They also find that …

Cancer

Christopher Steele, ex-spy behind Trump allegations, goes into hiding

When Christopher Steele left the British spy service, he wasted little time cashing in on his years of experience and set up a pair of consulting firms in 2009 that offer corporate clients "strategic advice," "intelligence-gathering operations" and "cross-border investigations."<p>"It's a hostile …

Hushme: Muzzle bigmouth workmates to shut them up

Hushme: The gadget to silence those gasbag gossips.<p>Hate your work buddies? Not to worry.<p>You never have to hear their irritating whines again.<p>Simply …

Las Vegas

Crankworx - Calling Volunteers

<i>Get a front row seat to the antics at the Official Whip-Off World Championships presented by Spank, as this volley did with Pinkbike's Brett</i> …

Mountain Biking

You'll need an expensive TV for the new PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles

The Xbox One and the PlayStation 4 aren't even three years old, yet they're both staring down newer, better replacements.<p>Reports surfaced on March 18 that Sony's working on a "PlayStation 4.5" console to succeed its wildly successful PlayStation 4 console (over 40 million sold thus far). On June …

This little robot from Anki is like a real-life Wall-E

By Dom Reseigh-Lincoln<p><b>So how do you make the perfect robot? If you're a designer or engineer working at Californian robotics firm Anki, the answer</b> …

Grand Theft Auto 5's community just solved a Bigfoot-sized secret

Years after release, Grand Theft Auto 5 fans have uncovered a new secret about the game.This mystery was solved by a team of 20 players working …

Rush to make money from amateur video can leave creators behind

Did you capture something unexpected or unique on your smartphone's camera? Want to turn it into cash?<p>Canadians who have recorded vivid and …

Flying robot taxi to start trials in Las Vegas

​A drone that can transport humans has been given the go ahead to carry out trials in the US.<p>The Ehang 184, which was first unveiled at CES 2016, is a small, personal helicopter that can transport a single passenger. Rather than one large rotor above the body, the "taxi drone" has four rotors …

Drones

Fighter jets scrambled after recent drone sighting over Ottawa | Toronto Star

Federal Transport Minister Marc Garneau said the incident underscores growing worries about the proliferation of drones in Canadian skies.<p>“We are …

Craft Your Own Vertical Vegetable Garden - Quiet Corner

DIY Craft Your Own Vertical Vegetable Garden<p>With winter now firmly behind us, some homeowners are busy tending to their revitalized garden and …

Woodworking

Sony Has Come A Long Way In 70 Years

On May 7, 1946, Masaru Ibuka and Akio Morita founded Tokyo Tsushin Kogyo (Tokyo Telecommunications Laboratory), a company dedicated to reconstructing …

Go Rogue With These Assassin's Creed: Rogue Screenshots

See some shots of Assassin hunter, Shay, in action. The latest screens for <i>Assassin’s Creed: Rogue</i> show off ships, combat and real good look at the …

Phonebloks

What would happen if cell phones could be upgraded easily by us, without having to replace them? This is the genius idea behind Dave Hakkens …

Hawaii's spectacular ocean waves – in pictures

Hawaiian photographer Clark Little gets to the heart of the action and shoots ocean waves in Oahu as they roll over him

7 Awesome Beards by James Myrick

James Myrick is a master beard artist. He's rather secretive about his methods, but my guess is that, by precise mental concentration, he can grow …

Bicycle Made of 24K Gold Costs a Million Bucks

Gold, Jerry, gold. This bicycle is being billed as “The Most Expensive Extreme Mountain Bike in the World”. And it probably is since it’s priced at a …

Fantastic Fungi: The Startling Visual Diversity of Mushrooms Photographed by Steve Axford | Colossal

<p>To think any one of these lifeforms exists in our galaxy, let alone on our planet, simply boggles the mind. Photographer Steve Axford lives and …

LIX: the world's smallest 3D printing pen doodles in mid-air

apr 20, 2018<p>immediately on viewing, whether as the lucky driver or as a jealous onlooker, the BMW i8 roadster highlights a distinctive, …

“City as Canvas: Graffiti Art from the Martin Wong Collection”: See Some of the Greatest Graffiti Relics from 1980s New York

Artist Martin Wong moved to New York City from San Francisco in the late 1970s, and took a job at Pearl Paint in Chinatown. There, he befriended many of the city’s young graffiti artists and began collecting their works, amassing one of the largest collections of New York City street art. He …

Hand Lettering Works by Raul Alejandro

Raul Alejandro is a freelance illustrator and a designer living in New York City. Raul started a series on Behance called Hand Type Volumes and it’s …

A Futuristic Sofa Made Out Of 11,000-Year-Old Volcanic Lava

For almost 11,000 years, the Volvic lava stone of France’s Auvergne region, home to many sleeping volcanoes, has been filtering water. Now that rock has been transformed into a sofa for display at Milan Design Week.<p>The Onyx sofa, nearly 10 feet long, was created by designer Pierre Gimbergues in …

This Floating-Head Prank is Just in Time for April Fools' Day

With April Fools' Day tomorrow, here's the perfect prank to play on an unsuspecting friend. Scare a hungry fridge forager by placing your floating head in a jar between the leftovers and the milk. Not your actual head, of course, but one that will look so real they won't know the difference. All it …

St. Petersburg From Above

Recently, photographer Amos Chapple spent some time in Saint Petersburg, Russia's second-largest city. He used a small drone to lift his camera high above the cathedrals and fortresses, capturing some amazing aerial photos. Chapple: "There's a legend in Russia that Saint Petersburg was constructed …