Chris Owens

18 Flips | 4 Magazines | @chrisowens96995 | Keep up with Chris Owens on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Chris Owens”

The 8 best movies no one saw in 2015

If you treasure tiny movies, you know this problem well: You go to the art house you love so well, your mind is blown by awesomeness, you proceed to …

Entertainment

The best science and technology pictures of the week

The most stunning images from the worlds of science and technology this week, including a frozen Niagara Falls and a rocket launched into an aurora.<p><b>More galleries</b><p>Leopard escape and London time travel<p>Iced-up airliners and a violent Sun<p>Dancing F-16s and a view of the Universe<p>A rocket’s slow crawl and …

Photos

Pictures of the Week 3.7.14

Pictures of the Week 1.31.14

California drought prompts first-ever 'zero water allocation'

Officials Friday said that for the first time ever, the State Water Project that helps supply a majority of Californians may be unable to make any deliveries except to maintain public health and safety.<p>They also said they were cutting releases from large reservoirs in the northern part of the state …

MLB approves protective caps for pitchers

Major League Baseball has approved a protective cap model for pitchers, though it is only optional at this time.<p><b>Moore MLB: FA tracker: position</b> …

Predator Drone Sends North Dakota Man to Jail

What do you say to a drone that makes an arrest?<p>“Book him, Predator?”<p>This was no joke for a North Dakota family who were arrested with the assistance of a Predator drone. Rodney Brossart was sentenced to three years in prison, of which all but six months was suspended, for a June 2011 incident in …

Mexico to integrate vigilantes into security forces

<b>Mexican vigilante groups in western Michoacan state have agreed to join the official security forces after weeks of taking the law into their own hands.</b><p>The "self-defence" groups have recently taken over a number of towns in their attempt to drive the Knights Templar drug cartel from the area.<p>The …

Zen for non-hippies: How I optimize for happiness at work

Fantasies. Unfounded expectations. Unrealistic goals. We know the negative effect they can have in our personal lives, but we seem to forget once we …

10 Places Every American Should See

California's Pacific Highway 1 runs 135 miles between San Luis Obispo and Monterey.<p><i>Photo Courtesy Wangkun Jia / Dreamstime.com. Article by Sean O'Neill, contributor to Budget Travel.</i><p>Think you know America's essential sights? Compare your past trips with our picks for domestic destinations every …

Alternate Pro Bowl uniform ideas are better than the Pro Bowl itself

If these were the actual uniforms, we might watch the actual game.<p>The Pro Bowl is stupid, but @DrawPlayDave is brilliant. Here are some of our favorites from his latest collection of illustrations at Kissing Suzy Kolber, where you can and should find many more alternate jerseys.<p>The Pro Bowl jerseys …

Browns Coach Mike Pettine's Daughter Learns Lesson After 'It's the Browns' Tweet

While Mike Pettine was busy accepting the head coaching position with the Cleveland Browns on Thursday, he also had to spend some time teaching his 19-year-old daughter Megan a valuable lesson in the power of social media.<p>During Mike's interview process with Cleveland, Megan, who grew up in …

Football (U.S.)

Browns tab Mike Pettine as coach

The Buffalo Bills defensive coordinator was hired after he met for a third time with Browns brass, including owner Jimmy Haslam and CEO Joe …

Richard Sherman: I'm no villain

RENTON, Wash. -- Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman said Wednesday that his postgame comments Sunday were ''misdirected and immature" but he …

Arnold Schwarzenegger Worked Undercover At A Gym And People Didn’t Realize It Was Him

The "Terminator" actor went undercover to promote fitness at a Gold's Gym in Venice, Calif. as a general manager. He's currently raising awareness for After-School All-Star, a charity which provides kids with free after-school programs, through a partnership with fundraising site Omaze.<p>Most people …

A Marshmallow Launcher To Hit Your Sweet Tooth

Four engineering students built a cannon that aims the spongy confection at faces. Thank you, science.<p>What happens when you give four college students $250 and three months to make something for an engineering class? They build an auto-reloading cannon that blasts Jet-Puffed Marshmallows into the …

A Nursing Home Made A Calendar Of Residents Dressed Up As Famous Movie Characters

Normally, when you think of a nursing home, you imagine a depressing institution filled with old people and forgotten grandparents waiting out the last years of their lives, and possibly being crushed by window AC units that are on the fritz. But one unknown nursing home is apparently trying to …