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Swarmageddon: America braces for cicada plague of Biblical proportions

America's East Coast is bracing for a cacophonous summer as hordes of flying insects emerge for the once-in-a-generation phenomenon popularly known as "Swarmageddon".<p>After 17 years underground growing from larva to bug, billions of cicadas are set to revel in the final four climactic weeks of their …

How Airplane Toilets Flush

While I've always suspected that this is what happens when you flush the toilet on a plane...<p>...but apparently it's a little more complicated than …

Airplanes

More Than You Probably Ever Cared to Know about How Aluminum Bicycle Rims Are Made

Well, as the saying goes, the large cat has transformed into a young sheep: As of last week, it seems that spring has finally arrived here in New …

New York City

Facebook Home Breaks The Fourth Wall Of Mobile Design

Facebook Home sets itself apart from Android and Apple by taking full advantage of a layered UI. It’s about time.<p>Inside Apple, Jony Ive is pushing designers to rethink iOS, the software that runs on the iPhone and iPad. Apple’s new direction? Like Microsoft, which has distanced itself from …

Apps

Redesigning the Save Icon - The Fox Is Black

There’s a really great thread on Branch going on discussing ideas for updating the Save icon. If you’re any kind of designer you’ve probably had that …

Where On the Body is Wearable Technology Going? Plus, a Stylus That Stows On Your Wrist

At a press event yesterday, I was given press materials on the rubber USB bracelet that's becoming <i>de rigueur</i>. Apple's supposedly coming out with an …

Wearable Tech

A Nose For Heat

The heat sensitive material of the Nohot Cup’s lid expands when the drink is too hot, providing a clear warning. In a way it helps you not scald your …

Power Surge Benefits

Here is an idea built up on the premise of harnessing the heat given off fluorescent lighting and using it to charge our gadgets and devices. The …

Monika Grzymala’s 3D Tape Drawing Explodes onto the Walls of Galerie Crone | Colossal

<p>I’m not sure it’s possible to infuse black tape with more energy than Polish artist Monika Grzymala has accomplished with her piece <i>Raumzeichnung</i>, …

Invisible Love Ring by Sasha Tseng

Let’s talk engagement rings, people. They’re supposed to represent a promise or be a symbol of someone’s love but let’s be honest, a lot of people …

Engagement Rings

Golden Gate 136M Yacht: A Luxury Yacht Designed for Parties by Bongyoel Yang

<b>Golden Gate 136M Yacht</b> is a luxury yacht designed for parties. Yacht charters are usually used to host small party or gathering, but this concept …

The Photon 3D Scanner: Nearly Funded

"We've visited various makerspaces," write Adam Brandejs and Drew Cox, "and we were surprised to find a lot of people that had bought 3D printers …

The 6 Most Absurd Military Hoaxes By North Korea And Iran

How do rogue states compete with a superpower? Photoshop, apparently.<p><i>Click here to enter the gallery</i><p>Doctoring photographs is a great April Fools' Day prank, but for some dictatorships it's a way of life.<p>In modern times, the best government photoshop jobs have been Iranian and North Korean. (No, …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

She's live. She's naked. She wants you. And she's 3000 miles away.<p>There's a whole world beyond the Egg McMuffin.<p>It's time for This Week in Chrises!<p>If you don't tow a Jeep down the road, do you even lift, bro?<p>We talk to a 24 Hours of Daytona endurance racer about sweat and recovery.<p>Jimmy Kimmel's …

MTV2's Guy Code | Season 5 Episodes (TV Series) | MTV

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The Mainstreaming of Porn: Is It Ruining Sex for Our Younger Generations?

Porn has gone officially mainstream.<p>No one whispers about it anymore. There's no need for dark theaters where furtive men skulk with guilt and damp handkerchiefs. Women need not giggle about Victorian novels with "dirty parts." Kids don't have to wait for Sex Ed, mom and dad, or that kid down the …

AT&T accidentally assigned Namu Gaji the phone number of a gay porn company - Inside Scoop SF

amu Gaji didn’t know because their phone wasn’t turned on. AT&T let them know. The <b>accurate number is: 415-431-6268</b>. The <b>incorrect number was 415-437-9500.</b> I don’t know how it happened, especially since AT&T is such a stellar operation.<p>Opening a restaurant is hard work, particularly when it comes to …

Ever Wonder What a Porn Star Eats for Breakfast?

<b>By Sam Dean, Bon Appétit</b><p><b>Welcome to My Morning Routine, where we take a look at how people kick-start the day. And by "people" we mean celebrities.</b><p>(Photo courtesy of James Deen)<p>James Deen is a man of many accomplishments, but he's most famous for being a porn star. Recently, however, he's also been …

My son-in-law has a Facebook account with female porn friends

<b>I use Facebook infrequently, mainly to look at photos of my grandchildren posted by my daughter and son-in-law. I recently put in the wrong initial</b> …

HuffPost Canada

BIEBER MELTDOWN WATCH: Biebs Ripped Off His Shirt To Go Through Airport Security, Spit On His Neighbor

In recent weeks we have watched from afar with fascination and curious amusement as poutine-flavored pop tart Justin Bieber has spiraled closer and closer toward a Britney-esque meltdown. Biebs’ circling of the drain shows no signs of letting up.<p>In the latest installment of weird/twatty behavior, …

Sinkhole swallows security guard in Shenzhen, China – video

CCTV footage captures the moment a security guard in China disappears into a sinkhole which opens up underneath him. People tried to reach the man …

U.S. Wargames North Korean Regime Collapse, Invasion to Secure Nukes

North Korea's young leader Kim Jong Un today ordered his missile batteries to prepare to launch against U.S. and South Korea targets, the latest act …

North Korea

WTF, Mall Security?: Bag-Snatcher Knocks Himself Out Running Through Glass, Still Manages To Escape

This is a video of an Australian purse-snatching thief making a run for it when he decides to go head first through a glass pane instead of using the …

A Cairo Cop Sold Me Drugs And Explained Why He Doesn't Stop Crime

That's why he's at my hotel at all, on the community balcony watching the gunfire in Tahrir Square, pointing out known troublemakers to us with a green laser pointer that had been making me very jumpy on the street when I'd been down there moments before.<p>A friend of my translator, Mohammed …

Muslim Brotherhood