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Awesome Raspberry Pi Electric Skateboard (video)

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts that are looking for a project to keep them busy for a few weekends, that also enjoy a little skateboarding, may be …

America's new high-tech aircraft carriers are more important than ever, experts say

Sophisticated anti-ship weapons and concerns about the U.S. Navy’s global ‘reach’ highlight the importance of America’s new state-of-the-art aircraft carriers, according to naval experts.<p>A recent report by Jerry Hendrix of the Center for a New American Security suggested that the aircraft carrier, …

Military
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Russia reveals giant nuclear torpedo in state TV 'leak'

<b>The Kremlin says secret plans for a Russian long-range nuclear torpedo - called "Status-6" - should not have appeared on Russian TV news.</b><p>The leak happened during a report on state-run Channel One about President Vladimir Putin meeting military chiefs in the city of Sochi.<p>One general was seen …

Russia

How To Eliminate 90% Of Your Regret And Anxiety By Thinking Like A Roman Emperor

Do you know what Steve Jobs, John D. Rockefeller, Amelia Earhart, and Ulysses S. Grant have in common?<p>They each possessed the talent of turning …

Motivation

A startup that raised $250,000 on ’Shark Tank’ just made over $120,000 on Kickstarter in one week

The producer had come across Power Practical's 2012 Kickstarter project called, "PowerPot," and wanted his team to pitch the product on the show.<p>"We were like, 'Holy hell, are you serious?" Light told us. "We were kind of skeptical that we would make it through and actually air because the …

Entrepreneurship

Here's how much of the world would need to be covered in solar panels to power Earth

Solar energy is a seriously underrated resource.<p>More power from the sun hits the Earth in a single hour than humanity uses in an entire year, yet …

Russia

Black driver’s selfie during Indiana traffic stop goes viral

MUNCIE, Ind. -- Gregory Barnes Jr. was driving in his hometown of Muncie, Ind., when a patrol car pulled up behind him and signaled him to the side …

Richard Dawkins interview: 'It must be possible to construct life chemically, or in a computer'

Richard Dawkins has always been a figure of controversy. Part two of his autobiography, now out, picks up from the publication of The Selfish Gene. A combative presence on Twitter, he is a surprisingly much quieter personality behind the scenes, writes Carole Cadwalladr<p>Britain’s most famous atheist …

Mark Twain

How To Build A 400sqft Solar Powered Off Grid Cabin For $2k

Basic information on solar energy<p>Solar energy is one of the world’s best and largest natural resources. Solar power is said to be green since, in …

Clean Energy

Martin Ford: Robots could make entire industries redundant, warns Silicon Valley entrepreneur

Silicon Valley entrepreneur and author Martin Ford has warned that the advancement of robot technology could make entire industries redundant, and …

Silicon Valley

Simple, Effective DIY Mosquito Trap Made with a Box Fan

This just catches 'em, it's up to you to kill 'em<p>Summer's almost over, but mosquitoes still have at least another month to feast on your flesh. Is …

Woman invents tent for refugees which can collect rainwater and store solar energy

This collapsible tent can collect rainwater, store solar energy could just change the lives of millions of refugees around the world.<p>The tent, which …

“Wire Cutters,” a wonderful short film on the rough lives of off-world robot miners

“A chance encounter proves fateful for 2 robots mining on a desolate planet.”<p>On Reddit, filmmaker Jack Anderson explains that the making of his film …

Animation

Uber is offering Mad Max rides in Seattle

For all its corporate skullduggery and obnoxious, rules-don't-apply-to-me swagger, it's hard to deny that Uber has some clever promotions at times. In a partnership with Warner Bros, the company is offering limited edition rides straight from the post-apocalypse to celebrate the September 1st …

Mad Max

Every American war summed up in one sentence

America has fought in a lot of wars so it can be hard to keep track of all of them. As a quick reference guide, here is every American war, each captured in a single tidy sentence.

War

Why Magnetars Should Freak You Out

<i>Paul Sutter is a research fellow at the Astronomical Observatory of Trieste and a visiting scholar at The Ohio State University's Center for</i> …

A Marine explains which state would win if the US declared war on itself

<i>We've published the full answer from Quora user Jon Davis, a Marine veteran who is now a writer and blogger on military, veterans, and Middle Eastern affairs. In Oct. 2014, Davis' answer was optioned by a Hollywood producer for a potential television series.</i><p>These are the accounts of the Second …

War

Radiation. Government conspiracy. Mass hysteria. There are plenty of theories as to why the residents of a tiny Kazakh mining region keep falling asleep for days at a time, but no answers. BuzzFeed News spends a week there and tries to stay awake.

<b>It was a crisp April morning in 2010</b> when the first person in town fell ill. The handful of women who manned the market in Krasnogorsk, a town in northwestern Kazakhstan, were exchanging the usual gossip over morning tea — how everyone had slept, whose children were causing trouble, what was …

Medicine

The Last Sci-Fi Blog: Why 'Annihilation' is the Perfect Way For Alex Garland to Follow Up 'Ex Machina'

When <b>Alex Garland</b> revealed that his next film would be an adaptation of <b>Jeff VanderMeer's</b> novel <b>Annihilation</b>, the first thing I did was order a copy. …

No Man’s Sky: the game where you can explore 18 quintillion planets

It’s a game where you’re unlikely to meet other players, no one will win and it will take over four billion years to explore it all. And that’s why it’s the most anticipated title for decades.<p>Sean Murray is sweating in an Uber cab as it lurches to the staccato rhythm of Los Angeles traffic. The …

No Man's Sky

Amazing AKIRA and SIMPSONS Animated Mashup Trailer - BARTKIRA

The crazy story of the man who fought for Finland, the Nazis, and US Army Special Forces

Born in Finland in 1919, Törni enlisted at age 19 in his country's army and fought against the Soviet Union in the Winter War of 1939-1940, according to the newspaper Helsingin Sanomat.<p>In 1942 he was severely wounded after he skied into a mine, but that didn't slow him down. In 1944, during what …

Military

Amy review – a harrowing account of Winehouse's tragic destiny

Asif Kapadia’s stunning docu-collage maps out the crushing inevitability of Amy Winehouse’s fate with depth and clarity – and is all the more moving for it<p>When Asif Kapadia’s documentary about Amy Winehouse aired at Cannes earlier this year, I was gripped: it is like a seance or a lucid dream. She …

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Dawn of the Planet of the Zombies and the Giant Killer Plants on Some Serious Acid - Trailer

History of World War II: Adolf Hitler Was Not Planning to Go to War against Britain and France? | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

Image: Adolf Hitler in vanquished Paris, June 23 1940<p><i>Nothing must be done between England and Germany which would in any way violate the prestige of</i> …

First Trailer For MACBETH, Starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard

National Geographic Magazine

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