Stephen Hrutka

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How to hack your taste buds

Why does toothpaste give orange juice a weird aftertaste? It’s one of many surprisingly easy ways to trick your tongue – and your brain – into experiencing strange flavours, says Veronique Greenwood. What's going on?<p>Your tongue is not a blank slate. What you've just eaten can change the flavour of …

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A Giant Naval Laser Defense Cannon That Is Capable of Shooting Down Drones

The Laser Weapon System (LaWS) is a large cannon-shaped laser defense weapon created by the United States Office of Naval Research that has been …

Legless Princess Peach amiibo sells for $25,100 on eBay

Tis the season to spend way too much money on hard-to-find video game related things, apparently.<p>A defective, still-in-package Princess Peach Amiibo sold for $25,100 on eBay this week after a nearly week-long bidding war that included 109 offers. This particular princess is missing her legs. The …

Judd Apatow Compares Sony Cyberattack to Celebrity Photo Hack

The director is catching heat online for connecting the events<p><b>Judd Apatow</b> is catching flack online after he compared the Sony cyberattack with a …

29 Hottest TV Sex Scenes Of 2014, Ranked From Worst To Best

There was a lot of shower sex in 2014. Not complaining, just saying!

Beverly Johnson, groundbreaking model, says Bill Cosby drugged her

Beverly Johnson, a groundbreaking model who was the first black woman to be featured on the cover of Vogue magazine, accused Bill Cosby of drugging her during a visit to his home in the 1980s, according to a personal essay Vanity Fair published on Thursday.<p>In the essay, Johnson said she was reading …

8 Netflix Tricks You Just Can't Live Without

One of the main reasons Netflix is so popular is because of its simplicity. It’s painfully easy to queue up a movie on your laptop, video game …