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This Tea Kettle was Made by 60,000 Bees

Not the bees! Not the bees!<p>You could say that Tomáš Gabzdil Libertíny's teapot was built by an army of drones—but not the kind you're probably thinking. He enlisted the help of 60,000 bees, and just had to pay them in a little nectar and pollen.<p>This damn impressive creation started as a metal …

This Luxury Boeing 747-8 for the Super-Rich is a Palace in the Sky

As close as you'll ever get to the inside of a luxury airliner<p>Most of us can't afford to fly first-class, let alone buy our own jet. And even within that exclusive world, it's a big step up from your standard private jet to a personalized Boeing 747-8. Greenpoint Technologies, of Kirkland, recently …

25 Invisible Benefits of Gaming While Male

Here's What Happens When Your Photoshop Star Wars Into Your Snapshots

What if Luke and Leia lived next door? It'd look a lot like this.<p><i>(All Photos by Thomas Dagg)</i><p><b>When Toronto-based</b> photographer Thomas Dagg isn't shooting for clients like BMW, he's re-imagining the world around him as a fantastical place. Taking normal, mundane photos, he makes them surreal with the …

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The Batman Music Montage You've Been Waiting For

<b>Batman has come a long way</b> since the '60s, when Adam West was recklessly dishing out onomatopoeia punches ("BAP!") in flimsy spandex. The initial 1989 filmic version was sleeker and more refined, while the latest <i>Dark Knight</i> incarnation of the Caped Crusader was utilitarian, ominous, and …

Unravel your Identity in Ubisoft's first Assassin's Creed action RPG for iOS

Ubisoft has just unveiled another mobile game based on its popular Assassin’s Creed series of historical action-adventure open-world stealth video …

Wearable Drone Nixie Flies Up From Your Wrist

Watches are out; drones are in.<p>Sure, Apple's new smart watch brings smartphone features to users' wrists, but can it fly free and take video in the air? The Nixie, which has none of the features of a watch other than wrist-wearability, is a drone for people who like robots as fashion statements, as …

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World's Best Basketball Freestyle Dunks - Lords of Gravity in 4k

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8 Incredible Vessels That Changed How Ships Are Made

They can flip, navigate through ridiculous storms, and carry entire offshore oil rigs out to sea. Here are eight sea vessels that have changed (or will change) they way we look at our oceans.

Fighter Pilot Films First Person View Of Flight Over Fjords

GoPro-ing over Greenland.<p>Being a fighter pilot is a lot of work. Maintence, years of training, planning for missions, paperwork -- all just to pilot one of the faster, deadlier machines ever created by human hands. Seems like a real hassle, right?<p>Fortunately for everyone who isn't a fighter pilot, …

Watch A Robot Ride A Hovercycle

Drones riding drones to finance even bigger drones.<p>A white plastic robot zooms a hoverbike over the English countryside, grains blowing beneath the bike's four fans. The robot's 3-D printed body is lightweight, and where its face would be there’s a GoPro camera instead, filming the flight. This …

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Hands-on with the fully reversible Lightning to USB cable from Truffol (Video)

Rumors have suggested that Apple is planning to release a new version of its Lightning to USB cable that would be reversible on both ends. Initially this cable was rumored to launch with the iPhone 6, but another report claims it will launch at a later date, possibly next year.<p>Third-party …

Playmates take on the Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge made an appearance at the Playboy Mansion.<p>Hugh Hefner’s son Cooper accepted his challenge, and in return he challenged TV host Bill Maher, performer Pitbull and the Playmates.<p>Playmates Amelia Talon, Val Keil, Dani Mathers, Kimberly Phillips and Anna Sophia Berglund happily …

Why Are You Spending $200 on Headphones?

You can get virtually the same sound for a tenth of the price.<p><i>Beats Solo headphones, $200</i><p><b>Word has been getting around</b>, at least among music fans and audiophiles, about a pair of headphones being sold cheaply through discount retailers like T.J.Maxx and Marshalls that supposedly offers a quality of …

Scientists create a "water tractor beam"

If you've ever tried to retrieve an object that's floating away in a lake or the ocean, then you'll know how frustrating it can be, trying to draw …

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Watch this: Robot assembles itself, then crawls away

Robots are typically very complicated devices, full of parts that need a long assembly time and a myriad of hands working on them. A new concept may …

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The Fastest Way To Crack A 4-Digit PIN Number [Infographic]

Good ol' 1234 accounts for about 10 percent of passwords. That's more than the bottom 4,200 combinations put together.<p>We know people default to bad passwords, whether for their computers or banking PINs. But, we have to stress this here, people are <i>really</i> bad at picking passwords. This infographic …

Watch a 400-Million-Year-Old Arachnid Walk

Scientists model the eight-legged gait of a spider relative from long, long ago.<p>Using open source 3D modeling software, paleontologists resurrected a 410-million-year-old spider relative—digitally, anyway. The researchers from the University of Manchester and Berlin's Museum für Naturkunde, …

An Honest Reminder of What Made Transformers 2 So Awful

Honest Movie Trailers dissects what makes the Transformers franchise, and Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen so repulsive. It pretty much begins and ends with Michael Bay.<p><i>Transformers</i> continues to be one of those franchises that we can't help but watch. On the one hand, it's the robots in disguise …

Star Wars Battlefront | Official Trailer |E3 2014

Thunderstruck in Real LIfe

The Bruce Lee of Bartending - World's Greatest Flair Bartender

GoPro: Longest Jump Story

MTB Gunpoint Robbery in Somerset West

PSY - HANGOVER (feat. Snoop Dogg) M/V

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