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This Optical Illusion of Two Identical Photos Is Freaking Out The Internet

Send help, our brains are broken.<p>This optical illusion of two photos of a brick road is stumping Reddit and Imgur users.<p>Although these two images …

Jeffrey Tambor

SpaceX's Giant Falcon Heavy Rocket Takes Off for the First Time

Elon Musk’s rocky rapport with President Donald Trump appears to be on the mend, and it only took 5 million pounds of thrust to patch things …

Space Travel

A Heartbreakingly Beautiful Cello Performance of the Iconic Bob Marley Song ‘No Woman, No Cry’

The incredibly talented Sheku Kanneh-Mason, who was named BBC Young Musician of the Year, sat on a simple wooden chair in an empty room and performed …

Bob Marley

I Tried Floating in a Giant Sensory Deprivation Tank, and It Changed My Life

Sensory deprivation tanks look cool, and celebrities like Steph Curry and Joe Rogan swear by flotation therapy. But does it actually work?<p>It’s deathly quiet. All I can hear is the sound of my own breathing. And it’s so dark that I can’t see an inch in front of my face. I’m not sure which way is up …

Insomnia

Archaeologists found thousands of hidden structures in the Guatemalan jungle — and it could re-write human history

Using state-of-the-art laser technology, archaeologists uncovered over 60,000 previously unknown Maya structures deep in the Guatemalan jungle, including foundations for houses, military fortifications, and elevated causeways.<p>Archaeologists could barely contain their excitement about the …

Archaeology

Root Is a Coding Robot That Will Grow With Your Kids

LAS VEGAS — There are scores of robots designed to teach kids coding skills, but most are either targeted toward young children with limited …

Want to Make Your Wedding Weed-Friendly? Here's How

Recreational marijuana use has now been legalized in eight states and Washington, D.C—and some wedding professionals in these places, and even in states where marijuana isn’t legal yet, are making it known to their clients that they are “cannabis friendly,” meaning that they are comfortable either …

Are These the Coolest Small Cities in America?

In the ever-increasing quest to "live the dream," one travel blog rated their favorite small cities with fewer than 100,000 residents. And municipal …

The Latest: Tillerson says NK responsible for suffering

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on talks between North and South Korea (all times local):<p>1:20 p.m.<p>U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says North Korea is responsible for the suffering of its people due to economic sanctions imposed over its nuclear weapons. He is also voicing skepticism that …

Journalism

18 Times Heidi Klum Took Halloween Costumes To Another Level

If Harrison Ford really is the King of Halloween costumes then Heidi Klum is most certainly the Queen. The 44-year-old has been wowing – and …

Puffco Bundles

The Puffco Pro 2 is built with a large ceramic chamber and has been redesigned for maximum efficiency with the adventurer in mind. Equipped with the …

It Snowed in the Sahara and the Photos Are Breathtaking

Look, I know we cover a lot of the bad types of weather here. Wildfires, droughts, extreme cold, hurricanes. But allow me to make it up to you with …

Marcus Mariota throws first career postseason TD to himself after deflection

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It'll go down as Marcus Mariota to Marcus Mariota for a touchdown in the box score and no, that's not a typo.<p>On a third-and-goal …

Time-lapse video shot over three years atop the Space Needle reveals Seattle’s astounding growth

There are folks who bemoan the changes Seattle’s undergone since it became a boomtown once again: the traffic, the construction, the noise, the …

Mount Rainier

Samson Switchblade Flying Car

With seating for two, room for 50 pounds of luggage, and the power-to-weight ratio of a Corvette, the Samson Switchblade sounds like a sports car. …

Magic Leap One

It looks like something out of science fiction. In a way, it is. One of the most hyped tech releases in years, the Magic Leap One uses proprietary …

Mac Mechanical Keyboard

Mac users searching for a Mac mechanical keyboard may be interested in the latest generation of Mac keyboards created by Iofree, which have taken to …

11 Things That Should Be On Your Sexual Bucket List

Whether you're single or in a relationship, here's what you need to do before you make the ultimate commitment<p>If you're single and you're absolutely freaking terrified about the prospect of tying yourself to one person for the rest of your life, don't worry — you're not alone. Fear of marriage is …

There's an obscure Monopoly rule that changes the whole game — and you probably had no clue it existed

• <b>- You may have been playing Monopoly incorrectly your entire life.</b>• <b><br>- A Twitter user recently shared a little-known rule about the board game — and his</b> …

Giant Fungus Covering Over 2,200 Acres Is the Largest Living Organism Ever Discovered

In the Blue Mountains of eastern Oregon lurks one of the strangest and oldest known organisms on planet Earth- a giant fungus that has been around …

Organisms

This Mind-Bending Archer Fires Arrows That Change Direction in Mid-Air

Archer Lars Andersen doesn’t post a lot of videos to his YouTube channel. But when he does, it’s to show off a mind-melting new trick he’s mastered, …

Cool Stuff

High-Tech Cocktail Glass Lets You Experience Plain Water as the Perfect Cocktail

If you’ve been having trouble finding the right cocktail to suite your taste, look no further than the Vockatil, a high-tech cocktail glass that …

Augmented Reality

Archaeologists Discover 3,500-Year-Old Carving So Detailed That It Could Rewrite Art History

In 2015 researchers from the University of Cincinnati uncovered a Bronze Age tomb in Pylos, in southwest Greece. It belonged to the so-called …

Archaeology

Bose SoundWear Companion Speaker

And now, for something completely different...a personal speaker.<p>Well, not completely different I suppose. I'm old enough to remember the Bone Fone …

Consumer Tech

See far-off galaxies with the eVscope, a smart telescope with insane magnification

People are always talking about space travelers and objects, but it’s hard to know what’s real and what’s not. You can buy a conventional telescope to see those things, but that doesn’t always help. Normal telescopes don’t enhance space enough to really see what’s going on.<p>eVscope helps with that …

Astrophysics

Chef Bakes Crystal Clear Jello-Like Pumpkin Pie That Tastes Like the Real Thing

People have been losing their minds over the pumpkin pie created by Simon Davies, the chef at Chicago’s Alinea restaurant, and for good reason. It …

Baking

Why cooks (and bakers) should give ghee a try

I recently ran out of butter. My daughter and I were making muffins when I realized I was out, and both my daughter and the batter stared up, begging me to continue baking. In my desperation to complete the job, I found a jar of ghee in the refrigerator. I added some to the batter, and when we …

Nutrition

Native American tribe opens huge pot store near Fremont Street in Las Vegas

Las Vegas' newest retailer of recreational marijuana is also by far one of the biggest. Guests to the sprawling, 10,000-square-foot store are greeted by water walls, and exposed wooden posts and beams that give the place an upscale feel.<p>Benny Tso, chairman of the tiny Las Vegas Paiute Tribe, said …

Cannabis

8 Bucket List Cruises Every Traveler Should Take

Avid cruisers seem to break down into two types: Those that gladly sail to the same sunny destinations again and again and those that have a bucket …

European Travel

Homemade water-powered trike can do 0-160 in under 4 seconds

Water is an incredibly powerful thing. Most of the time we observe it still, be it sitting in your drinking glass or while staring at a vast calm …