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Defend Your Cubicle With A Nerf Sentry Gun

You'll be the undefeatable champion with this one<p>Tell workplace pen thieves and pranksters how you really feel with a barrage of foam darts. This project hacks a Nerf gun to automatically fire at large heat signatures. Simply replace the toy’s trigger system with a servomotor, wire up a home …

Man Behind Oregon's Famous Exploding Whale Dies

Oregon highway engineer George Thornton, who in 1970 led an operation to blow up a dead beached whale with half a ton of dynamite, died this week at age 84. Thornton's decision resulted in a foul shower of whale blubber; video of the event has resurfaced periodically, often leading viewers to …

BMW says M and i do not go together

There's word from top BMW executives that the automaker won't be mixing its i division with its M division, <i>Car Advice</i> reports<i>.</i> M division, which takes regular BMWs and makes them into formidable performance cars, and i division, which makes unique BMWs focused on fuel efficiency and sustainability, …

The Twerk That Won The Internet

Step aside, Miley Cyrus. There is a new twerk queen in town. Caitlin Heller wanted to make a 'sexy twerk video' for her boyfriend...little did she …

Skillet Pearled Couscous with Tomatoes, Feta, and Spinach Recipe

The great thing about this recipe is that it's inexpensive and, if you're making it for just one or two people, the leftovers can be made into multiple meals with a just a few new additions. You can try adding roasted asparagus to the mix or even throwing it over a bed greens with a drizzle of …

Here’s a choice cut from the new page-a-day calendar the amazing Dante Shepherd is putting together

Here’s a choice cut from the new page-a-day calendar the amazing Dante Shepherd is putting together. Dante will be doing his record <i>third</i> Chartist in Residence day next Monday and will be showing off more of his new work!<p>For those unfamiliar with Chartist In Residence days: We give somebody the keys to the blog for the day, step back and hope nothing goes wrong. So far, Dante has gotten this puppy back in once piece each time, but perhaps this round will be different. Hurrah!

Tapping 'noise canceling' data signals for faster Internet

At the moment, sending data via fiber means blasting a light signal down the line. The farther you want the data to travel, the more power you need …

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Liberal Super PAC Had Secret Bain Ties

American Bridge's top fundraiser told the group not to attack Mitt Romney's firm — and threatened to quit if it did. "Could Mary Pat be OK with this?"<p>A top liberal super PAC in the 2012 election had undisclosed financial ties to the private equity firm Bain Capital — something that some people …

PHI@SF: A UFO is spotted in McCovey Cove during game

The Rockies are something new

America’s greatest threat: Unsafe work conditions

<b>The remains of a fertilizer plant burn after an explosion at the plant in the town of West, near Waco, Texas early April 18, 2013. (Reuters)</b><p>The Texas fertilizer plant explosion reveals that lax regulations are far more dangerous than any form of terrorism<p>David Sirota<p>May 17, 2013 12:00am (UTC)<p>If I …

Eric Holder: Government should get warrants to search e-mail

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder supports privacy changes that would require the government to seek a warrant based on probable cause to obtain cloud-stored e-mail, and other documents and files stored in the cloud.<p>"But the more general notion of having a warrant to obtain the content of …

Facebook might have a billion users, but at least 10% of them aren’t human

Facebook<p>This is James. He’s on Facebook. He has no idea what Facebook is. Because he’s a dog.<p>There are at least 100 million other accounts on Facebook like James’s—pets, brands, toasters. Yet Facebook appears to include them in the figures of “monthly active users,” which it lists in its quarterly …

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This is what an LS-based 8.9-liter V-12 engine looks like. Did we mention it's going into a Datsun 280Z? Video -> http://bit.ly/Yqi6eB