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Mother Nature's Misfits: Photos of Strange and Unusual Animals

We tend to love animals even from a very young age. Some of the first words we learn (and first things we recognize) are “dog,” “cat,” and other …

Nature

Climbing On Mount Denali

Photos

Will animation be the big UI trend of 2015?

Animation has become an increasingly important part of the UI design experience across many different applications.<p>There are core considerations of …

Hilarious 1977 STAR WARS Review Tears Movie Apart

Marvel called Guardians of the Galaxy 2 ‘risky,’ writer says

When director and writer James Gunn pitched his idea for <i>Guardians of the Galaxy 2</i>, Marvel called it "risky" but gave it the greenlight, Gunn said in an upcoming episode of the Alison Rosen is Your New Best Friend podcast, Uproxx reports.<p><i>Guardians of the Galaxy 2</i>’s story won’t be beholden to the …

Netflix May Be Making A Live-Action 'Legend of Zelda' Show With Nintendo

When Nintendo said last year that they were going to be a little more loose with their character IPs in regards to branding opportunities, I thought we’d seen that manifest itself mainly with Mario Kart Mercedes DLC and the like. But this? This is a whole different level.<p>According to The Wall …

Retrogaming

NASA Video Shows Off The Dark Side Of The Moon

The first grainy partial photo of Earth from space was taken on October 24, 1946, using a 35mm camera attached to a German V-2 missile. The first <i>full</i> view of our planet was taken 26 years later, on December 7, 1972, by the crew of the Apollo 17 spacecraft. Jump forward another 43 years and we now …

This device wants to heckle you into better driving

Mount CarVi to your windshield, get honked at by your smartphone whenever you screw up.<p>Look, nobody wants to admit it, but we've all got bad driving habits. Maybe you're a habitual tailgater. Maybe your turn signal stalk has never felt the caress of your hand. Maybe your student driver pinballs …

Front-Facing Camera

The best gaming laptops

Desktop gaming will always be the pinnacle of the PC gaming experience, but gaming laptops have come a long way in the last couple of years. Some …

Computer Hardware

Homeland Security is testing nightmare scenarios where toy drones become flying bombs

Drunk crash landings are the least of our problems<p>Here's a hypothetical matchup for you. A column of tanks covered in thick armor, capable of firing many bullets of both large and small caliber. On the other side, a bunch of plastic quadcopters you bought at the local Walmart. Who wins? According …

Selfie Sticks Being Banned from Major Museums

Headed to that new art exhibit? Better leave your selfie stick at home.<p>The selfie stick – a metal rod that attaches to iPhones so people can snap …

Museums

16 Mouthwatering Nutella Desserts to Gobble Up Right Now

February 5 marks World Nutella Day, a 24-hour celebration of everyone’s favorite creamy dessert spread. The holiday may date back only nine years, …

Dessert

8 awesome paid iPhone apps that are all free for a limited time

This is been a terrific week for paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free, and a few of the best apps in yesterday’s list are still free downloads …

Pluto, Europa missions could reveal alien life

Missions to an icy dwarf planet and ice moon could lead to discovery of alien life<p>Two ice worlds, Pluto and Europa, are closer to being explored by …

CES 2015: Razer console will stream PC games, play mobile games on TV

If a new gaming console running on<p>Googlesoftware succeeds, people who play computer games locked up in their rooms should find themselves spending more time in the living room, and mobile game players should become less isolated.<p>The Forge TV streaming media box, unveiled by San Diego start-up Razer …

CES

5 Famous Mobile Games That Were Turned Into Arcade Machines

With the mobile game market just beginning, it's only a matter of time before all popular games are ported to the arcade machine platform. Currently, …

‘Framed’ Review

When most people think of mobile games, they think of endless runners, free-to-play RTS games, and endless microtransactions. But iPhone games and …

Mobile Gaming

One more clever way Apple will get you to buy an Apple Watch

Apple’s iPhones have always sold themselves, and that is especially true for the iPhone 6, which was hugely responsible for the company’s impressive …

Google Glass 'to be redesigned from scratch'

The next version of Google Glass will look completely different from the original protoype following the end of the Explorer programme, sources have said<p>The next version of Google Glass to be launched will look nothing like its predecessor, after sources close to the new head of the project claim …

What is this mystery sea creature found in tin of tuna?

Suggestions about what the tiny tuna monster might be include the foetus of a blowfish, a tadpole, or the head of a soft-shelled turtle.<p>When you open a tin of tuna the last thing you expect to see is a little head staring back at you.<p>So Zoe Butler, of Nottingham, was more than a little perturbed to …

Fish

Meet Greenrail, The Startup That Will Make Train Travel Even More Sustainable

There’s a lot of talk about sustainable mobility nowadays, often in relation to a more environmentally friendly use of cars, or to its reduction in favor of other means of transportation. Trains, for instance. As conventional wisdom has it, travelling by train is a “green” option. Not everyone …

Trains

A New Calculation Predicts Hundreds Of Billions Of Earth-Like Planets

Using a 200 year-old statistical technique, a team of Australian astronomers have concluded that virtually every star in the Milky Way hosts at least …