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Vision-improving nanoparticle eyedrops could end the need for glasses

High-tech eyeglasses can give blind people the ability to see, but could the development of eyesight-improving eyedrops help eliminate the need for …

This ongoing Reddit treasure hunt is proof humans can be nice sometimes

The world may be a terrible place full of awful, yawning misery, but the good news is it's not all bad all the time.<p>Every now and then you see …

Travelers

9 Creepy Abandoned Schools & Universities | Urban Ghosts

Decades of horror movies, Gothic novels and campfire stories have turned the phrase ‘abandoned school’ into a byword for creepy. Secluded, …

2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt

In 1968, Steve McQueen chased a Dodge Charger through San Francisco and into film history. McQueen's car, a Highland Green 1968 Ford Mustang, quickly …

Hong Kong Startup Turns Concrete Water Pipes into Stylish Micro-Houses

The tiny house movement has taken off over the past decade as urban developers have had to find creative solutions to soaring property prices …

31 Portrait Tattoos That Are Insanely Realistic

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Stranger Things

Cold weather is the best time to look at—and photograph—the night sky

Grab your coat and your camera, then head out under the stars.<p>When the temperatures drop, it’s tempting to bundle up inside and live the hermit life until the sun comes back out. But cold weather provides an awesome opportunity to observe the night sky, and even capture it with your camera if you …

Landscape Photography

G-Shock Total Black MR-G Watch

Inspired by Kuro-Zonae samurai warriors, the G-Shock Total Black MR-G Watch is suited in an all-black armor. The full-metal piece features a variety …

Stainless Steel

Deauville Dog House

Give your pooch some shelter without making your house look like a PetCo with the Deauville Dog House. It apes the traditional dog house shape with …

LG HU80KA 4K Projector

Billed as half the size of — and less expensive than — other options on the market, the LG HU80KA 4K Projector is the Korean firm's first UHD …

Snowden's New App Turns Your Phone Into a Home Security System

Your digital security, any sufficiently paranoid person will remind you, is only as good as your physical security. The world's most sensitive users …

Surveillance

10 smarter ways to watch TV

Catch your favorite shows pretty much anywhere.<p>Amazon, Hulu, and Netflix have fundamentally changed the way we watch TV. Want to watch six seasons of your favorite sitcom in 10 hours? On a plane? While sipping Mai Tais on a beach in the South Pacific with no internet? In virtual reality? Sure, no …

Virtual Reality

Haul of gold coins found after being buried by Anglo-Saxo King 1,500 years ago

A treasure hunter has unearthed a haul of ancient gold coins – thought to have been buried with an Anglo-Saxon king nearly 1,500 year ago.<p>Chris …

Fermentation Timeline - Brew Your Own

What is yeast doing during beer fermentation? It is consuming wort sugars and turning that sugar into new yeast cells, ethanol, CO2, and flavor …

Company Creates Virtually Indestructible Hoodie Designed to Last 100 Years

A hoodie isn’t really the kind of thing you ever consider passing on to your children and grandchildren, but then again, most hoodies aren’t made …

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Neematic FR/1 E-Bike

Neematic is a newcomer to the electric bike market, but their first model, the FR/1, looks like anything but a first effort. Under development for …

Yamaha TW200 Motorcycle

A good bike for beginners doesn't mean it has to feel like a toy for more experienced riders. Yamaha's TW200 perfectly fills that niche in a …

MV Agusta RVS #1

Founded in 1945 near Milan, Italy, Meccanica Verghera Agusta is one of the most storied motorcycle manufacturers in history. Similar to Enzo Ferrari, …

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Allein im Untergrund: Ein altes, verlassenes Tunnelsystem unter dem Ruhrgebiet

Appartement Hotel - 2016

This teenager was walking for hours to and from work — until a police stop changed his life

By now, the story hardly needs telling among Jourdan Duncan’s family and friends.<p>Late one night last September, the teenager had been walking back to his parents’ home from work, a seven-mile trip from Benicia to Vallejo, Calif.<p>Duncan had been making the long commute on foot each day since July, …

Boston Marathon

Texas Teen Helps Feeds the Hungry in His Hometown: 'Nobody Should Have to Go Without Food'

Will Lourcey was 7 years old when he first became aware that there were people in his hometown of Fort Worth, Texas, who didn’t know where they would …

Fort Worth

Pregnant Woman Awards 'Decent Dude' a Statue for Giving Up Seat on Train

Yvonne Lin gave a man a "#1 Decent Dude" award for being the first to give up his subway seat to her.

Pregnancy

Whale rescued from fishing nets puts on beautiful show for tourists off the coast of Cornwall

A humpback whale rescued after being trapped in fishing nets for several hours has shown no ill effects from her ordeal by putting on a stunning show for tourists.<p>The 20-tonne mammal - known as Doris - thrilled onlookers as she frolicked off the coast of Cornwall at Falmouth Bay.<p>Sightseers on a …

Humpback Whales

Now Online: 2.2 Million Images from the Early Days of Photography

We know how it is. You want lots and lots of olde-tymey pictures of men with big mustaches and ladies in absurd hats, but you just don’t know where …

See How Soy Sauce is (Still) Made in Japan

Soy sauce has been around for thousands of years, and in the Japanese town of Yuasa it is still made using a 750-year-old process devised by a monk …