Christopher Zywica

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Container ship towed away from Canadian coast

PRINCE RUPERT, British Columbia (AP) — A large tug boat was pulling a disabled Russian cargo ship along British Columbia's coast, ending fears that …

Surface Pro 3 arrives with Intel i3 and i7 cores

The return of the Surface Pro means heftier processors and more refined hardware around the edges, and this week new store availability. Both the …

There's An Easy Fix If Your iPhone Is Charging Slowly

In fact, there's an entire thread on Apple's support forums over a dozen pages long in which iPhone and iPad owners are trying to figure out why their devices suddenly won't charge — attached to the wall, to a computer, to the car, anywhere.<p>But according to CNET's Dan Graziano it may not be a …

NASA’s Latest Space Drive Breaks The Laws Of Physics

It is one of the most fundamental laws of physics: Every action has an equal and opposite reaction. We all learned it in high school. It’s a principle we use every day, just by existing. And it might just have been proven to be completely wrong in a lab.<p>This requires some explaining. Space travel …

What's next for Samsung?

The bigger you are...<p>For the past few years, Samsung has been on top of the smartphone world, outselling Apple’s iPhone and besting everyone else by creating powerful phones with big screens and small prices. But now the Korean company is getting a taste of its own medicine as a variety of small …

26 Unusual Occupations

(YouTube link)<p>Need a job? Or maybe you feel the need to change your occupation to something really different. Elliott Morgan hosts this week’s …

26 Kooky & Weird Vintage Photos You'll Struggle To Explain

Context is everything, without it, ones imagination is able to wander and create all manner of strange scenarios and possible outcomes.<p>Unfortunately, …

Proof: Walmart Ice Won't Melt, Even in Hot Weather

(Video Link)<p>You may have heard of the disturbing result of a recent experiment. KIKN Radio in Sioux Falls, South Dakota discovered that the ice cream …

Woman Finds IKEA Bags Stuffed with 80 Skeletons

Kicki Karlén was shocked when she checked inside an IKEA bag among a large number of bags in the basement of her church in Kläckeberga parish, …

Jimmy Kimmel Asks Comic-Con Cosplayers The Worst Question Possible

Jimmy Kimmel is like many comedians in that he doesn't seem to have a filter, and when he decided to record a bit for his show Jimmy Kimmel Live at …

Designer Hilla Shamia Fuses Cast Aluminum and Tree Trunks to Create One-of-a-Kind Furniture Pieces | Colossal

<p>Product designer Hilla Shamia has developed a novel way to meld poured aluminum with irregularly shaped wood pieces to create sleek tables and …

How the Donner Party Inspired Food Packaging

Professor Bill Hammack (aka Engineer Guy) explains how the Donner Party — the ill-fated pioneer wagon train that became trapped in the Sierra Nevadas …

Deejo's Ultralight Knives

From the downright beautiful to the purpose-built, a good knife is an essential part of anyone's kit—whether camping in the bush or getting chores done around the house. France has a knack for producing some of the most celebrated blades, from the iconic Laguiole to sophisticated flatware. A …

Photoshop Comedian Makes NYC A Whole Lot Stranger

Joel Treton's subtle and hilarious Photoshop jobs depict the New York of our day dreams.<p>Images via<p>New York City's crowded streets are a playground for photographers and people-watchers alike, and self-proclaimed 'photo humorist' Joel Tretin combines the two in a surreal photo set called <i>Stranger in</i> …

The Best Illustrations from 150 Years of Alice in Wonderland

On July 4, 1862, English mathematician and logician Charles Dodgson boarded a small boat with a few friends. Among them was a little girl named Alice Liddell. To entertain her and her sisters as they floated down the river between Oxford and Godstow, Dodgson fancied a whimsical story, which he’d …