Howard Bourke

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5 Topics That Are "Forbidden" to Science

The recent changes in Washington do not seem to bode well for fact-driven, scientific points of view on many issues. But there are already a number …

Genetics

HUDWAY Gets Your Eyes Off Your Smartphone And Back On The Road While Driving

HUDWAY is a piece of glass that turns any smartphone into a heads-up display on the front of your car. The device beams information from your phone to a thin layer of curved glass mounted to the front of any dashboard for turn-by-turn navigation and phone messages.<p>We hear of the poor fool who lost …

Text Messaging

​I Would Totally Live In This 80 Sq-Ft Custom Cargo Trailer

Bill Southworth loves his Rottweiler, but traveling with his best friend was an issue. Dog-friendly hotels aren't exactly abundant, and when they …

Road Trip: 10 Must-See Spots From Salt Lake City to San Diego

Since its creation, Interstate 15 has been promoted as a scenic highway, and it’s one of the nation’s longest north-south transcontinental highways, …

National Parks

What Does It Take to Be a Guide in the Grand Canyon?

Last year, a man stood atop a rocky outcropping on a canyon wall near Havasu Falls, looking down at the pool 35 feet below. He had successfully done …

Daily Vintage Disneyland: Disneyland's Tomorrowland from 1967 with the Monorail, Peoplemover, Submarine & a few Mermaids swimming around #disney #disneyland #tomorrowland #monorail #peoplemover #submarine #mermaids

SpaceX Retro Mars Travel Posters

Space exploration is as close as it has ever been, nevertheless it will probably still take a few decades for more humans to be able to enjoy the …

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Science faction: which bits of this summer’s sci-fi flicks could come true? – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 10:15 am, May 17, 2015 in Arts & Entertainment, Fun London<p>[Illustrations: Rob Dobi]<p>Invisibility, super-intelligent robots, the apocalypse – …

Jurassic Park

Roman Mars Explains the Genius of the Chicago Flag

Roman Mars—former WBEZ producer, host of my favorite podcast, and creator of the wonderful Radiotopia podcast network (check out <i>Criminal</i>, my …

SpaceX made some awesome travel posters for Mars

With all the recent news about International Space Station resupply missions, reusable rockets, and drone barges, it's easy to forget that reason Elon Musk created SpaceX in the first place is to help land humans on Mars. In a way, it's great that we're so familiar with the private space company's …

This was the first spacesuit designed for astronauts on the moon and it looks like Mr. Stay Puft

A decade before Neil Armstrong ever took that first small step on the moon in 1969, NASA engineer Allyn B. Hazard was already thinking about manned missions to the moon in a very big way by designing one of the first ever spacesuits.<p>Here he is in the spacesuit, which looks like it would be …

Space Science

SpaceX's Mars travel posters make us want to explore the red planet

SpaceX has released a few Mars travel posters in the same vein as NASA's vintage exoplanet ones, and they're making us sad we were born too early for space exploration. Valles Marineris the "land of Martian chasms and craters," as the poster says, is an enormous series of canyons. Olympus Mons is …

Crock Pot Beef Stew

Shares 410<p>Are you looking for a super easy beef stew recipe that is knock your socks off good? Look no further. This Crock Pot Beef Stew recipe is …

Cooking

Training Style to Know: The 7-4-7 Method

The 5 Best Mattresses for Athletic Recovery<p>Do You Really Need a Vibrating Foam Roller?<p>The Busy Man's 15-minute Dumbbell Workout<p>I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ …

Comic Books