Dimitri Morson

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Jim Carrey's SNL Parodies of Matthew McConaughey's Lincoln Ads Are Perfect

With a cameo from Kenan Thompson as the Allstate guy<p><b>Jim Carrey hosted SNL over the weekend,</b> and the episode's highlight, easily, was the trio of parody commercials making fun of Matthew McConaughey's Lincoln ads, which feature the <i>True Detective</i> star contemplating existence from the comforting, …

Comedy

The Inside Story Of Snapchat: The World's Hottest App Or A $3 Billion Disappearing Act?

<b>THIRTEEN MONTHS AGO</b> Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, the richest twentysomething in history, reached out to Snapchat’s Evan Spiegel, who oversees a revenue-less app that makes photos disappear, with an invitation, delivered to his personal e-mail account: Come to Menlo Park and let’s get to know each …

Silver nanowire sensors could be the flexible foundation for new wearables

A clear, bandage-like sensor could eventually make everything from fabrics to our fingers smart. Dr. Yong Zhu and a team of North Carolina State University researchers created an ultra-thin, flexible sensor that could be used in clothing, on the body, any in other ordinary objects to track things …

Animated iWatch Concept Is the Most Realistic You've Ever Seen

Although Apple remains tight-lipped about any plans to release a wearable device, the persistent rumors and concept mock-ups continue to stir …

Forgotify Only Plays Spotify Songs That No One Has Ever Played Before

Indie music? <i>Pffft.</i> Indie music is way too main stream, man. All the <i>cool</i> kids are into music that <i>no one has ever heard.</i><p>Meet Forgotify. Forgotify tears through Spotify in search of songs with zero plays, playing only the songs that <i>no one else</i> has ever listened to.<p>Certainly, there can’t be many of …

Amazing new image of Saturn’s puzzling hexagon

Saturn’s hexagon is a long-lived weather pattern at the planet’s north pole, first spotted by Voyager 1 in 1980.<p>The Cassini mission to Saturn …

Astronomy

Full video of Felix Baumgartner’s supersonic leap from 24 miles up

Baumgartner’s jump came 65 years to the day after Chuck Yeager broke the sound barrier in a plane. But Baumgartner went supersonic using just his …

New Mexico

How A Simple New Invention Seals A Gunshot Wound In 15 Seconds

An Oregon startup has developed a pocket-size device that uses tiny sponges to stop bleeding fast.<p>When a soldier is shot on the battlefield, the emergency treatment can seem as brutal as the injury itself. A medic must pack gauze directly into the wound cavity, sometimes as deep as 5 inches into …

Medicine

Why 'Fake' Snow 'Doesn't Melt'--Because It's Real

It's just science, guys.<p>After a snowstorm hit Atlanta and a good portion of the Eastern Seaboard last week, snarling traffic and stranding many, rumors circulated that it wasn't snow. Some said that it was FAKE snow, either deposited via chemtrails, or made up of psychoactive substances, or …

Chemtrails

How To Design A Drone-Proof City

Conceptual artist and law student Asher J. Kohn envisions a gated community as a sanctuary from drones.<p>Humans have always built defenses to match the prevailing threat of the day, from medieval castles to Cold War fallout shelters. In his Shura City concept, Asher J. Kohn speculates on what it …

Where the Curiosity rover is now on Mars

The Curiosity rover is in a particularly interesting place now, creeping across a sand dune in a place called Dingo Gap on Mars. Breathtaking …

Mars Rover

Watch The Creationism Vs. Evolution Debate: Ken Ham And Bill Nye

Does it damage children to teach them biblical creationism? What are the costs of denying evolution, one of biology's core tenets?<p>Those questions were asked Tuesday night, in a live debate between best-selling Christian author Ken Ham and Emmy Award-winning educator Bill Nye ("the Science Guy") at …

30 Logos by Hype & Slippers

Inspiring Collection of 30 Unique Logos.<p>Bristol, United Kingdom based design studio Hype & Slippers brought together 30 logos to celebrate 3 years …

Graphic Design

Meet Titanfall's Frontier Militia

Developer Respawn Entertainment shared more details on the Frontier Militia faction of its upcoming mech shooter <i>Titanfall</i>, outlining its role in the game's central conflict and highlighting three of its most prominent figures.<p>The Militia is theFrontier's military branch, a "mishmash of …

Capcom to adapt its strategy to different regions

Capcom is planning to target its three main markets — Japan, North America and Europe and Asia — differently to better meet the needs of each group, the company's corporate officer and head of consumer games development Yoshinori Ono recently said.<p>In an interview posted to the official Capcom …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Opera

Soulcalibur: Lost Swords trailer highlights new customization systems

The launch trailer for <i>Soulcalibur: Lost Swords</i> showcases character customization options and new features such as the elemental system that allows players to customize and forge new weapons with three elements.<p>Weapons in the free-to-play game can possess an elemental power — where fire beats wind, …

To Explore Space, You're Going To Need A Fancy Scanner

Limit Theory is an indie space game promising "an infinite number of star systems to explore". It's also got one hell of a cool scanner.<p>OK, so that …

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Grammy Awards