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10 Most Sexist Comic Superheroines Still Being Published Today

Comic books get plenty of grief for being sexist. Hardly surprising, given how much ammunition they give their critics.<p>Just look at the costumes that …

Comics

In 1955, America Was Ready for a Nuclear War with China over Taiwan

In 1955, the Chinese People’s Liberation Army embarked on a bloody amphibious landing to capture a fortified Nationalist island, only about twice the …

China

The Doomed Island That Loves Trump

Tangier Island, climate change-denying and threatened by rising waters, became a thing of media fascination in 2016. Here’s what it looked like on their side.<p>As the summer of 2016 enters its final weeks, the upcoming presidential election looms ever larger on Virginia’s Tangier Island. Tourists …

Sea Level

You Can Now Buy A Functioning HAL 9000

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Gadgets<br>• Gear<br>• Retro<br>• Space<p>Anyone who’s ever had an argument with Siri or Alexa with already be familiar with the parallels to …

Arthur C. Clarke

10 Greatest DC Comics Of The 21st Century, Not Starring Batman

DC Comics has always had one huge advantage over other comic book companies, and that’s Batman. With the most popular comic book character of all …

DC Comics

You Should Really Go to a Sex Resort

"You know in Jamaica there's only sex, sea and sun and I can give you all three," my driver asserted with a wink as I, already soggy from the Jamaican humidity, boarded his bus en route to Hedonism II, one of the world's leading sex resorts. I had arrived.<p><i>Mona Lisa</i> with her breasts exposed is a …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Can you read at superhuman speeds?

If we cut the time spent moving our eyes, we can read at much greater speeds. Give speed-reading a try yourself in this video.<p>Reading English has been the same for centuries – you start at the top of the page and work left to right, line by line. But what if that was all about to change?<p>The problem …

Smartwatches

The Best Coffee Beans You Can Buy, According to Award-Winning Baristas

Because great coffee requires great beans.<p>Pssst. You — yes you. The exhausted dad fumbling around the coffee maker. We get it: at certain time in the …

Coffee

"Octonion" Math Could Underpin Physics

In 2014, a graduate student at the University of Waterloo, Canada, named Cohl Furey rented a car and drove six hours south to Pennsylvania State …

Physics

Army pilot returns from deployment, surprises dog

(FOX 32 News) - Army pilot Zack Vohaska is home in Woodstock after being deployed to Afghanistan.<p>While he was gone, he was missed by his friends and …

2018's Best Rock Songs … So Far

From 'Bulletproof' to 'Zombie,' we reflect on some of rock's best songs that have left their imprint on 2018. Continue reading…

20 Unbearably Cute Puppies You Absolutely Have to See – Page 10

Chihuahua<p>Teacup puppy – You’re doing it right! This cute Chihuahua takes being a teacup puppy very seriously and while there is definitely some …

Rip Up the Fretboard with Three-Note-Per-String Pentatonics

As guitar players' tastes and abilities evolve, and they begin to gravitate toward an appreciation for, and desire to learn, more technically …

A YouTube-taught Indian guitarist is topping the charts and winning fans (including Katrina Kaif)

Sutej Singh is a quintessential artist of the internet age.<p>Solan-based progressive rock guitarist and composer Sutej Singh, 25, is an overnight …

Learn 10 cunning chords that will fill out your guitar sound

<b>Adding a few choice notes to the basic major, minor and powerchords you already know adds flavour and can help fill out your sound.</b><p>Here are 10 tasty …

The world's pretty messed up, so here's a bunch of tiny-weeny cheetahs

If you've yet to fill your quota of daily spluttering over baby animals, this should tip you right over the edge.<p>A group of six newborn cheetah cubs …

Beneath the surface, a quiet superpower race for nuclear supremacy

WASHINGTON — The world’s three largest naval powers are all developing the next generation of their nuclear submarine fleets, accelerating the underwater arms race between the United States, China and Russia.<p>For now, at least, analysts say America remains by far the most dominant submarine force, …

ZZ Top and Jeff Beck Perform "La Grange"

A few years ago, ZZ Top and Jeff Beck decided to hit the road together.<p>Above, you can check out a bit of fan-filmed footage from the tour's second …

Watch Hodor From 'Game of Thrones' Jam With Megadeth on Guitar

Actor Kristian Nairn shreds on "Holy Wars... The Punishment Due" in new video

SRV & Mayer Sweeping Rake Technique

<b>The Woodshed</b> is where you'll become a better blues guitarist.<p>We've got an entire catalog of <b>video courses</b> and <b>free lessons</b> for guitar slingers like you.<p>…

World Cup 2018: Meet Nissu Cauti, the ‘girlfriend’ of the Peru national team who takes her top off when they score

You might think Paddington Bear is the best export from Peru.<p>But he is not even the best bare.<p>To Russia with love comes Nissu Cauti, known as the …

Watch This Amazing Cover of Jaco Pastorious’ "The Chicken"

During our usual perusing of the ol' interwebs, we here at GW came across this remarkable cover.<p>A year or so ago, Snips—a jazz/fusion trio from …

Banff, Jasper and the incredible sights you’ll see driving up the Alaska-Canadian Highway

If you plan your trip up the Alaska Highway (the Alcan) correctly, you'll include one of Canada's most incredible drives: the Icefields Parkway.We …

Steve Vai and Al Di Meola Rehearse "Race with Devil on Spanish Highway"

On April 26, virtuoso guitarist Al Di Meola made a stop at the Canyon Club in Agoura Hills, California, for one of his typically great shows. As a …

16 Of The Cutest Baby Animals That Will Make You Melt Inside

≡ Menu<p>Wonder Blog<p>Next post: 30 Cutest Celebrity Animals<p>Previous post: 21 Movie Characters You Had No Idea Were Played by Famous Celebs<p>en_US<p>Wonderful …

Canadian Musician Channels Jimi Hendrix During an Incredible Cover of ‘Voodoo Child’ on a Ukulele

Canadian musician and songwriter James Hill, who has been called a ukulele virtuoso, channeled Jimi Hendrix in a incredible live cover of “Voodoo …

This Is The Myers-Briggs Type That Is Most Likely To Be Your Soulmate, Based On Your Myers-Briggs

There's a lot to take into consideration when trying to find out, "who is my soulmate?" You'll want to make sure you and your partner are on the same …

Myers-Briggs

Billy Sheehan with Rush: 1990 Soundcheck

Billy Sheehan shared this clip earlier this morning, which caused me to shuffle some things around so we could share it immediately. “Years ago, Mr …

Sons of Apollo Fuse Hard Rock and Prog-Rock With Godly Results

In Greek and Roman mythology Apollo is the God of music. Similarly, the band Sons of Apollo consists of five musicians who are worshipped by music …

Angel of Havoc: The Otherworldly Truths of Sara Ardizzoni's Looping Maelstroms

134<p>SHARES<p>“My machines are an integral part of how I perform as Dagger Moth,” says Italy’s loop-driven guitarist, composer, and solo artist Sara …