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The horrors of Pokemon made fleshy, furry, real

California artist Gavin Mackey gave life to Pokémon, and our nightmares, in a series of digital art pieces located on his blog and DeviantArt.<p>You can see 39 of the pieces collected in this Imgur gallery, or head over to his pages to see some of the other original, though perhaps less horrifying, …

Celebrity Faces Merged with 19th-Century Military Portraits

Replaceface is an ongoing series of portraits where modern celebrities are transported back in time into the role of 19th-century Russian generals. As we have seen before, artist Steve Payne is behind the clever compositions that redefine the idea of a classic painting.<p>Using digital copies of …

Art

6 Amazing Stories That Could Make You Believe in Karma

1. Thief hit by a bus seconds after robbing a woman<p>In Bogota, Colombia, in May 2013, a man grabbed a woman’s phone at a bus stop, wrestling it from …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

Murals

How Women Change Men

As daughters, sisters, wives, and coworkers<p>Soon after Jay Z welcomed his first child, Blue Ivy Carter, last year, a poem the rapper had reportedly dedicated to his new baby girl zipped around the Internet. “Before I got in the game, made a change, and got rich / I didn’t think hard about using the …

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013

National Geographic has once again opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming up on Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The …

Hilarious Photos of Sexy Men and Adorable Cats in Similar Poses

<i>Des Hommes et Des Chatons (Men and Cats)</i> is a single-topic blog that pairs similar photos of attractive men with pictures of adorable cats. The brilliant match-ups feature a variety of heartthrobs (including celebrities like Channing Tatum and Michael Fassbender) posing seductively alongside shots …

Cute

Inconsistencies Haunt Official Record Of Kennedy's Death

The first thing T. Jeremy Gunn says when you ask him about President John F. Kennedy's assassination is, "I'm not a conspiracy theorist. I don't have a theory about what happened."<p>But he knows <i>a lot</i> about it from his work for the Assassination Records Review Board, established by Congress in 1992, …

5 of the Craziest Scientific Facts Out There

<b>1.</b> The human body contains enough DNA to stretch from the sun to Pluto and back again. 17 times.<p><b>2.</b> Microbes colonize human bodies, outnumbering human …

Astronomy

The cheerleader effect: how you can look good in a group

A study published last week by scientists at the University of California, San Diego suggests that people look more attractive when seen in the presence of others than when viewed as individuals, a phenomenon known as the "cheerleader effect". But why does it happen? And what can we do with …

Allen Iverson: I Might Not Have Played Basketball If Not for Michael Jordan

What Allen Iverson did for the game is exceptional, and fans everywhere are showing love and appreciation for the man who changed the culture of the NBA.<p>Even days after officially announcing his retirement in Philadelphia, Iverson is getting cheers in NBA arenas. AI continues to see the impact he …

What the internet cannot teach you

<b>1. The internet cannot teach you grit,</b> which for these purposes I’m defining as keeping going when keeping going sucks. It can maybe motivate you …

Internet

I Bought an Apartment Specifically to Rent Out on AirBnB

<i>This is a guest post by Jon Wheatley of Need/Want that originally appeared on the company’s blog. Need/Want makes innovative products that solve problems like SmartBedding and Draft Notebooks.</i><p>In 2012 I bought an apartment specifically to rent out on Airbnb. I’ve been managing it remotely for the …

6 Cool Bathroom Gadgets

A faucet that doubles as a hand dryer and more.<p>A faucet that doubles as a hand dryer, a tub that's also a sound system, and more high-tech products deliver way more than hot water.

The Wrap Up: Watch Zack Snyder’s ‘Man of Steel’ Follow-Up, a Superman Short Film

<i>ScreenCrush wraps up the latest in movies and TV you might have missed. Today, watch 'Man of Steel' director Zack Snyder's Superman short film, learn</i> …

Man of Steel

Kingdom Hearts 3 trailer highlights gameplay features, pre-orders open

Shown during the recent D23 Expo in Japan, a new PlayStation 4 gameplay trailer for <i>Kingdom Hearts 3</i> highlights the game's new abilities, attacks and enemies.<p>According to game director Tetsuya Nomura, the new title will "wrap up story elements present since the first game," yet the series will …

Michael Jordan I'd Destroy LeBron in 1-on-1 ... But Not Kobe

<b>Michael Jordan</b> says there's only one guy who would beat him in a game of 1-on-1 ... and it ain't <b>LeBron James</b> -- it's <b>Kobe Bryant</b>.<p>MJ made the statement …

Derrick Rose Smart to Improve Inconsistent Jumper During Offseason

Working smart beats working hard.<p>That's not to say Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose isn't working hard. That would be a ludicrous accusation.<p>But while in the Philippines, he made it clear, via ABS-CBNNews, that he is focused on improving his jump shot—and that qualifies as working smart.<p>Just …

Why Kobe Bryant Is Irreplaceable in Today's NBA

It is quite easy to take Kobe Bryant for granted, but the superstar is simply irreplaceable in the modern NBA.<p>The Los Angeles Lakers' all-time leading scorer has consistently been one of the best players in the league since the new millennium. However, the start of his career was turbulent enough …

NINJA TURTLE Designs with More Traditional Ninja Armor

How to Build the Perfect Burger: a Graphical Depiction of Acceptable Toppings

Let's build a burger. Bacon: duh. Cheese: of course, but what kind exactly? After that, things get even more confusing, especially when dealing with different types of meat for your base. A fried egg goes great on beef, but it'll be your face if you try it on lamb. Love avocado? Hope you love …

The 20 big questions in science

1 What is the universe made of?<p>Astronomers face an embarrassing conundrum: they don’t know what 95% of the universe is made of. Atoms, which form everything we see around us, only account for a measly 5%. Over the past 80 years it has become clear that the substantial remainder is comprised of two …

Draw My Life - Master Chief

What Your Favorite Disney Movie Says About You

Walt Disney’s animation studio has pretty much defined the childhoods of people across the globe, so much so that it’s nearly impossible not to …

Walt Disney Company

Breaking Bad Fan Art: 12 Fantastic and Funny Examples

<b>Jesse Pinkman</b><p>Say it isn't so! One of the best shows on television, Breaking Bad, starts its final season tonight. Part two of season five consists of eight episodes, each of which promises to thrill its viewers to no end. Have you read what cinematographer Michael Slovis said an in interview with …

DICE's Star Wars: Battlefront expected summer 2015, EA says

Given how little Electronic Arts and Battlefield developer DICE showed of <i>Star Wars: Battlefront</i> at E3 2013, a release date far, far away for the Star Wars-themed shooter shouldn't come as a surprise. At EA's annual meeting of stockholders today, chief financial officer Blake Jorgensen offered a …