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The complex controls of an F1 steering wheel revealed

The modern Formula 1 car is among the most amazing machines ever made. And when you're going wheel-to-wheel with someone like four-time world champ …

Watch Stunning First Simulation of Universe’s 13-Billion-Year Evolution

Changing Planet<p>An early universe simulation shows dark matter (left) transitioning to gas (right).<br>Credit: Illustris Collaboration<p><b>Everyone loves cartoons, even cosmologists. They just call them simulations.</b><p>Now, one of the great triumphs of modern cosmology—our understanding of how the universe …

12 of the Hardest Places to Visit on Earth

From impassable terrains to unstable political situations to strict visa regulations, there are some places on Earth that are nearly impossible to get into. Fortunately, these adventurous photographers dared to venture into these territories! Even if you can't be there yourself, you can still …

Abandoned Car Becomes Consumed by Thorny Vines and Ivy

Abandoned cars can be quite the eye sore, however, this one in particular is a bit more complex than your average neglected automobile. The vehicle was parked for so long in Huayang village, in China's Sichuan province, that it became completely consumed by thorny vines and ivy.<p>In China, abandoned …

China

STARPATH: An Electricity-Free Alternative to Streetlights

UK-based company Pro-Teq has developed a spray-on solution to create a trail of illuminating stars aptly known as <i>STARPATH</i>. The innovative product boasts an anti-slip and water-resistant surface, not to mention an energy-free alternative to streetlights, that is ideal for pedestrians at night. It is …

Coats

Hilarious Photos of Sexy Men and Adorable Cats in Similar Poses

<i>Des Hommes et Des Chatons (Men and Cats)</i> is a single-topic blog that pairs similar photos of attractive men with pictures of adorable cats. The brilliant match-ups feature a variety of heartthrobs (including celebrities like Channing Tatum and Michael Fassbender) posing seductively alongside shots …

Cute

3D Light Sculptures Created with Two Spinning Monitors

<i>Full Turn</i> is a project by artist Benjamin Muzzin that takes two flat screen monitors placed back-to-back and spins them at high speeds, turning the projected images of light into three-dimensional animations. Created as a diploma project for a bachelor degree at ECAL, the result is a spectacular …

Sculpture

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

Sony mulled an all-touch PS4 controller before settling on the DualShock 4

The PlayStation 4's DualShock 4 controller may seem like the logical evolution of Sony's gamepad design, but we now know that it wasn't always destined to be that way. Product manager Toshimasa Aoki tells <i>VentureBeat</i> that the company threw out all the rules during the early design phase, and had …

Embarrassed husbands will have to discuss plans to watch online porn with their wives, says David Cameron

The Prime Minister says adults who want to watch porn online will have to 'discuss' it with their partner after mandatory filters are imposed by internet providers<p>Embarrassed husbands who want to opt-out of porn controls in their homes will have to “have a discussion” with their wives once tough …

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013

National Geographic has once again opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming up on Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The …

How to Open a Can without Any Tools

(Video Link)<p>The dead have risen. You've found cans of tuna and old Mosin-Nagant ammunition. That's wonderful news!<p>. . . or it would be, if you had …

Ready to party: how to dress up if you're a guy

For men, sadly, there's a fine line between looking great at a party and looking like a glitter ball. Here's how to walk it safely…<p>If I go to a party (tiny "if", guys – I love to party! I'm 34!), I want to be a high-impact player. I want to bowl in and stir things up. In a good way. What I actually …

Daily Morning Epicness (40 Pictures)

1<p>2<p>The team over at Xbox One congratulate Sony on their launch.<p>3<p>4<p>This is the Amazon Milk Frog<p>5<p>6<p>7<p>8<p>Do you have a minute to talk about god?<p>9<p>10<p>Mr reaction …

Google Chrome's top 10 hidden features

From the iPad interface to quick calculations, Daniel Johnson brings you 10 of Google Chrome's best hidden features<p><b>1) Built-in task manager</b><p>Everyone knows Ctrl+Alt+Delete brings up Windows task manager. But did you know Google Chrome has its own?<p>Chrome treats each tab as a separate process so if …

Software

Elaborate Dresses Hand-Drawn on Perfectly Aligned Mirror

<i>Into the Mirror</i> is an elegant fashion photo shoot with a twist. Italian photographer Luca Meneghel created the series by blending reality with illustrations that are hand-drawn along the surface of a mirror. Simply dressed in nude garb, model Nasty Bugriy shows off her stylish sense of rare fashion …

Art

'It' Girls Through the Ages

A look back at some of our favorite women who have that elusive "it" factor<p>Before Alexa, Leandra, and Olivia. there was Edie, Suzy, and Penelope. And before them, there was Clara. And before Clara, there was Eve (as in, Adam and...). In honor of our look at the state of the modern It Girl in our …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>Sporty pants worn the least sporty way.<p>By Megan Gustashaw1 day agoView More<p>Style<p>Ronnie Fieg talks about his label's new multi-brand, …