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A Blaze in the Icelandic Sky

'Metalhead' director Ragnar Bragason on burning churches and having sex to Megadeth.<p>In his latest film Metalhead, Icelandic director Ragnar Bragason tells the tale of a teenage girl who turns to heavy metal after her older brother—a devout headbanger—is killed in a horrific farming accident. Set in …

The 16 Wisest Things Men Have Ever Said About Style

From the likes of Cary Grant, Tom Ford, Charles Bukowski, Ralph Lauren, and Charles Dickens<p><b>"Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn."<br>– Gore Vidal, Writer</b><p>"A man should look as if he had bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care, and then forgotten …

Why Under Armour Made That Mesmerizing Ad With Ballerina Misty Copeland

The brand modified its "I Will" motto for women to "I Will What I Want." Under Armour has hired at least four women to VP roles and higher since 2012, though none serve on its board or executive team yet.<p>Right before Under Armour Chief Executive Officer Kevin Plank took the stage today at a splashy …

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KeySmart - A Smarter Way To Carry Your Keys

Author:<p>Freshness<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Just over an year ago, KeySmart with just another entry on the crowd funding site KICKSTARTER. …

The Chemistry Behind Making the Best Jello Shots

Almost everyone I know has at least one Jello Shot story. Though most of these tales don’t have happy endings, the slurp-able alcoholic gelatinous …

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"Thor" Will Be A Woman In A New Marvel Comics Series

“This is not She-Thor. This is not Lady Thor. This is not Thorita. This is Thor."<p>Marvel Entertainment announced on Tuesday that <i>Thor</i> will be re-launched in the comics with a woman as the title hero.<p>As first revealed on <i>The View</i>, the character will be separate from the man who had been Thor — a title …

21 Things That Happen In Every Movie Adam Sandler Makes Nowadays

Product placement… product placement everywhere.

5 Awesome "Graffitrees": Graffiti with Actual Trees

Afro Taino by Gabriel Abreu in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic<p>Great graffiti happens when the artists don't get stumped. Instead, they go out on a …

53 Fascinating Facts About "Indiana Jones" You Probably Never Knew

These belong in a museum.<p>1. "Indiana" was actually the name of George Lucas' dog, an Alaskan malamute. He was also the prototype for Chewbacca.<p>2. The character Willie Scott in <i>Temple of Doom</i> was named after Steven Spielberg's dog.<p>3. Lucas and Spielberg were on a beach in Hawaii, waiting for the …

33 Jokes That Went Way Over Your Head As A Kid

<b>#ruinedchildhood</b>

39 Facts About "The Hunger Games" You Probably Never Knew

May the facts be ever in your favor.<p>1. Author Suzanne Collins was trained in sword fighting, but believes if she were really in the Hunger Games, she'd only be scored a 4.<p>2. <i>The Hunger Games</i> is currently the third-most highlighted Kindle book of all time. The Bible is first.<p>3. Collins used to be a …

24 Times Homer Simpson Was Right

You might want to rethink that "Homer Is a Dope" shirt.

Most Lifters are Still Beginners

One of my favorite questions to ask strength coaches and personal trainers during interviews is, "What are five industry-related books that you …

5 Tips For A Bigger, Badder, Overhead Press

I'll come right out with it. The overhead press (and its variations) is my favorite lift because it's also my best lift. Many training partners – …

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The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

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5 Best Power Moves for Every Body Part

1 of 6<p>Marius Bugge<p>Build Power to Build Muscle<p>You may be wondering, "Why would anyone want to train solely for power?" The answer lies in the …

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Ants clutch each other to build an amazing life raft - Futurity

A CT scan machine offers a close look at how fire ants grip each other at a force of 400 times their body weight to build waterproof rafts to stay …

Earth may have underground 'ocean' three times that on surface

After decades of searching scientists have discovered that a vast reservoir of water, enough to fill the Earth’s oceans three times over, may be trapped hundreds of miles beneath the surface, potentially transforming our understanding of how the planet was formed.<p>The water is locked up in a mineral …

The 23 Wisest Things Lorelai Gilmore Ever Said

"You will kick your own butt later if you blow this."

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25 Famous Engineering Quotes That Will Kick Start Your Day

Advertisement<p>Here are 25 famous engineering quotes from some of the best Engineering minds in the world. These inventors, innovators and educators …

11 Ways Maya Angelou Taught Us To Be Better Women

"I'm a woman, phenomenally. Phenomenal woman, that's me."<p>Maya Angelou, the beloved author, poet and activist who passed away on Wednesday May 28, was even more "phenomenal" than the words of one of her most famous poems can express.<p>During her 86 years, she wrote seven autobiographies, was active in …

21 Facts You Didn't Know About "Pitch Perfect"

Get ready to be pitch-slapped with some mind-blowing information. Better hide those toners.

26 Kids Who Just Don't Give A F**k

It's all fun and games until a child ruins everything.

Here's The Formula For Every Group Of Characters In Pop Culture

Once you know about this pattern, you'll see it everywhere.

Extra-hairy microbes make biodiesel sustainable - Futurity

With engineered microbes, biodiesel plants may be able to stop creating hazardous wastes and eliminate fossil fuel from their production process.

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Little wooden hexagons rewrite the tape player

The Qleek content player uses current technology to take a step back in time for experiencing your music, movies and photos.<p>Digitised content is more convenient in many ways, but there's one thing that it can't provide: the tactile pleasure of a physical collection. The world may have made a sharp …

The Original "Alien" Concept Art Is Terrifying

H.R. Giger's original designs for Alien are even more chilling than the film.<p>Images from "The Alien Archive" by Mark Salisbury, released September 5th, 2014, reposted here with permission from H.R. Giger's estate, and Titan Books.

Chemists Expand Nature's Genetic Alphabet

For the first time, scientists have expanded life's genetic alphabet, by inserting two unnatural, man-made "letters" into a bacterium's DNA, and by showing that the cell's machinery can copy them.<p>The advance means that scientists have a new tool for exploring how life encodes information, which …