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1974 Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV

They say necessity is the mother of invention. Brothers Illya and Nikita Briden found it necessary to rebuild their Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV after it was …

Razor shows off motorized heel wheels

Coming in February, the Turbo Jetts can go up to 10 miles per hour for around 30 minutes.

‘Christmas Vacation’ provides a Marxist critique of capitalism—here’s how

There’s a specter haunting <i>National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation</i>—the specter of communism.<p>Some of our most vaunted Christmas movies assail the very …

This Octopus Creates a Seashell Suit of Armor to Hide from a Shark

Sure, Tony Stark’s Iron Man suit is pretty badass with all of its repulsors and Pulse Bolts and Unibeams and whatnot, but you know what is just as …

William Shatner Hints At 'Star Trek' Return As Captain Kirk

It's been more than 20 years since Captain Kirk seemingly met his demise in Star Trek Generations, but fans are still clamouring to see William …

Cheesy Slice-and-Bake Crackers

By Claire Saffitz, Amiel Stanek<p>Cheesy. Crispy. Make-ahead. These slice-and-bake cheddar crackers are the easiest, tastiest way to kick off cocktail hour.<p>"What can I bring?" A question you've asked a thousand times, only to have your host-to-be return some version of, "Oh, just a bottle of wine!" …

A rogue woman is pooping all over the streets of Colorado

Next to public speaking, public pooping has to be the greatest fear of most Americans. Some people will even drive home from work, or the bar, just …

Armadillos are good swimmers. https://t.co/zTfpJ7fJSY

Fire and Blood Approaches

Answering the questions following his mysterious blog post from a few days back, George R.R. Martin has revealed that <i>Fire and Blood</i> is closer to publication than many thought. A book focused on the history of the Targaryens in Westeros, drawn in large part from material originally created for <i>The</i> …

This Is The New 2018 Indian Scout Bobber

<b>Indian's</b> reboot relied heavily on nostalgia and retro-inspired aesthetics to capture people's attention and drum up brand loyalty but the Victory's …

4 Types of Salsa Verde to Memorize and Put on Everything

How to use pesto, chimichurri, and more for marinating, finishing, and dipping.<p>If you only use one type of sauce all summer, it should be salsa verde. I think the biggest misconception about salsa verde is that it's literally salsa—as in, to dip tortilla chips in. But it's so much more than that. …

Animated Game of Thrones Prequel Tackles the Mystery of the Doom of Valyria

<i>Game of Thrones</i> will be over in two seasons, but HBO is already peering around the corner for what’s next. The network is working on at least four …

Get a Look at the 'Game of Thrones' Pop-up Bar in DC

The creators of Miracle on 7th Street and the Cherry Blossom Bar have crafted a Westeros-inspired tavern, which opened in June. The bars formerly …

The surprising health benefits of drinking beer

It's National Beer Day, which seems like as good a reason as any to savour a pint of the amber nectar (though not Fosters, obviously – these days the selection on offer is much better than that).<p>And here's another: that same glass of beer could actually help you live longer.<p>Last year, a study of …

Watch All 150,966 'Game of Thrones' Deaths in This (Very Comprehensive) Supercut

Some light Thursday viewing.<p>Even if you haven't seen a single episode of <i>Game Of Thrones,</i> you're probably at least aware that the show doesn't shy away from killing off characters big or small.<p>It's easy to lose count of just how many people have been slain on the George R.R. Martin TV adaptation so …

5 Times Cast Iron Makes Grilling Easier, Smarter, and Better

Cast iron pans were designed for cooking over an open fire, so it only makes sense that we should throw them on the grill from time to time too. …

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Somebody recreated Game Of Thrones’ Red Keep entirely from Legos

We’re probably still a decade or so away from <i>The Lego Game Of Thrones Movie</i>, but one enterprising fan already has a head start. YouTube user Tusserte …

NASA has noticed a puzzling change in Saturn's hexagon, a weather system the size of 2 Earths

A giant hexagon is swirling at Saturn's north pole, and scientists don't fully understand it, despite years of observation by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.<p>The hexagon — a jet stream that traps an entire polar weather system — is as wide as two planet Earths. It's so big, in fact, that "small" vortices …

How to Grill Eggs Like It's No Big Deal

How to grill eggs? Just stand there, really.<p>Have a grill? Put an egg on it. Really. An outdoor alternative to hard-boiled eggs, grilled eggs are a great side dish to serve at a cookout, and they’re a perfect topper for a fresh summer salad. They’re also ridiculously easy to make: you just put a raw …

Here's every detail we spotted in the new 'Game of Thrones' season 7 trailer

<b>Warning: Spoilers ahead for "Game of Thrones" season seven, including speculation of future events.</b><p>HBO finally released the first official "Game of Thrones" season seven trailer, and our hype levels are through the roof. If you haven't seen the trailer yet — watch it now. Then come back here, …

World's first 'clear coffee' provides your daily caffeine fix without staining your teeth

Coffee addicts rejoice! There's a new way to get your daily caffeine fix - and it's a lot less likely to stain your teeth.<p>CLR CFF is a new clear, …

What Mars would look like in various stages of terraforming, by Kevin Gill. https://t.co/EhaIlPsHzB

YouTube channel Alt Schwift X is walking through every A Song of Ice and Fire chapter

For those interested in learning more about the theories, lore, and history that underlie <i>Game of Thrones</i> and <i>A</i> <i>Song of Ice and Fire</i><i>,</i> there are few with …

This Place Offers Blue Cheese Ice Cream & It's Delicious

Just when we thought ice cream flavors couldn’t get any more inventive, another ice creamery proves us wrong.<p>According <i>Delish</i><i>,</i> Salt & Straw in West …

More Roombas are getting Wi-Fi, so you can control your robot vacuum remotely

They work with Amazon’s Alexa, too<p>When iRobot announced its new Roomba 980 back in 2015, its biggest selling point was that it was the company’s first Wi-Fi-connected robot vacuum cleaner, which meant you could control and monitor it from a smartphone app. The downside was clearly its price: $899. …

Two pints of beer could provide better pain relief than paracetamol, study shows

This is NOT an excuse to drink more<p>The thought of having a pint the morning after a heavy night might be enough to turn your stomach, but new …

Aldi's alcoholic ice lollies will make your summer so much better

Choose from gin & tonic or peach bellini popsicles ...<p>Our summer plans have just got 10 times more exciting, now that Aldi has launched alcoholic ice pops.<p>Bringing two delicious things together, it's fair to say we're pretty chuffed that Gianni's Alcoholic Ice Popsicles exist. They're available in …

Man Forced to Give Up 'Offensive' Star Trek License Plate

Resistance is futile.<p>A Canadian man's license plate can forget about living long and prospering.<p>After receiving multiple complaints, Manitoba resident Nick Troller was forced to hand over his license plate that read "ASIMIL8," a reference to the Borg from Star Trek, who assimilate other societies …

NASA's 12 most far-out futuristic space projects

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