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What Actually Happens To Your Body When You Sky Dive 13,000 Feet

Hint: It can get smelly.<p>Every year, over half a million people voluntarily jump out of planes just to free fall 13,000 feet to the ground. According …

Miles Per Hour

Al Gore Is Chill With 'Game of Thrones' Climate Change Theory

On <i>Game of Thrones</i>, King of the North and expert brooder Jon Snow has been spending his time trying to convince everyone that an army of frozen dead …

Game of Thrones

Being Smart and Reading is Better than Dragons on 'Game of Thrones'

Here's how to survive.<p>Since the very beginning of <i>Game of Thrones</i>, people who actually know what is going on are way more important than anyone else. …

Three-eyed Raven

The Eerie True Story Behind 'AHS' Happened 427 Years Ago Today

The Roanoke Colony is still a mystery.<p>According to <i>American Horror Story</i>, the Roanoke Colony disappeared without a trace after its ousted leader gave …

American Horror Story

An Ethical Guide to Watching Porn Without Feeling Bad About Yourself

Here's how to watch porn without feeling bad about yourself before and afterward.<p>You know how it feels, to watch porn until you orgasm. Suddenly, …

Ethics

Reminder: Madame Gao Isn't the Leader of the Hand in 'Defenders'

Sigourney Weaver is here to subvert all your expectations about the Hand.<p>Sigourney Weaver’s Alexandra is the big bad of <i>The Defenders</i>. Even though she …

Comics

In Case You Missed it, Jon Snow's 'GoT' Family Tree is Weird AF

The casual fan's guide to Jon's family tree.<p>Jon Snow’s parentage has become an increasingly important plot point on <i>Game of Thrones</i>. But, if you’re a …

Game of Thrones

Here's How Light Yagami Wields the Death Note in 'Death Note'

A quick guide to the rules.<p>In the mega-popular manga franchise <i>Death Note</i> from creator Tsugumi Ohba, a brilliant teenager named Light Yagami uses a …

Manga

The Race to Cut the Power Cord is Already Happening

Ossia and EPC are just two players in the big race to go all-wireless.<p>The year is 2022. You sit down at your office desk, back from Ikea with your …

Wi-Fi

Deadpool Cosplayer Taylor Swift Deletes Social Media Presence

She's definitely up to something.<p>Taylor Swift, best known for catchy pop music, troublesome #SquadGoals, and bomb-ass red lipstick, is up to …

Social Media

Josh Peacock Wants to Tattoo Toothy Critters on Your Body

The artist has found his calling adorning clients with these strange beasts.<p>Josh Peacock is interested in teeth. The English tattoo artist, born with …

Tattoos

The Evolutionary Reason Trump Made Tina Fey Start 'Sheetcaking'

Tina Fey made a show of eating her feelings on Thursday evening upon her return to <i>Weekend Update: Summer Edition</i>. Fey, a proud member of the …

Tina Fey

SpaceX Will Attempt to Make Even More History on August 24

Another Falcon 9 mission, another opportunity to keep a perfect landing score.<p>It seems like only yesterday SpaceX pulled off another one of its …

Exploration

This Strange, Beautiful White Dwarf Might be Last Gasp of a Supernova

Half-star, half-zombie.<p>Stars don’t die softly. When it’s finally time for those massive balls of energy and heat to expire, they go out in a …

Universe

Richard Branson is Seriously Passionate on Universal Basic Income

He says every member of society should have the "opportunity to work and thrive."<p>Virgin Group founder Richard Branson became the latest billionaire …

Universal Basic Income

Bitcoin Cash is Bitcoin's Newest Rival. It's Looking Dangerous

It's up to the miners now.<p>Bitcoin Cash started as a curio for many cryptocurrency analysts when it split off from the main bitcoin blockchain in …

Cryptocurrency

How Old Is Sigourney Weaver's Alexandra in 'The Defenders'?

Let's just say she's seen a lot.<p>When Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist come together in the <i>The Defenders</i>, they’ll have to set aside …

Comics

Here's How to Make a Pinhole Viewer So You Don't Have to Buy Another Thing

All you basically need are scissors, paper, tape — and a solar eclipse.<p>All of North America will be able to view the total solar eclipse on August …

Solar Eclipse

Porsche: VR-Powered Dealerships Will ‘Revolutionize’ Car Buying

Virtual and augmented reality are going to change the way we buy cars. That’s according to marketing director of Porsche Asia Pacific Carl Isenbeck, …

Virtual Reality

Steve Bannon Fired From White House Chief Strategist Position

Trump's connection to alt-right memes and conspiracy theories has gotten the boot.<p>Steve Bannon, right-hand man to President Donald Trump, has been …

Donald Trump

'Logan Lucky' is 'Ocean's Eleven' for Trump's America

Steven Soderbergh and Channing Tatum tackle actual economic anxiety<p>Steven Soderbergh’s movies are in some ways timeless, with even his earliest films …

Logan Lucky

Tone-Deaf Tina Fey Sketch Sketch Divides the Internet

Did Fey demolish white supremacists or simply advocate complacency?<p>Comedian Tina Fey’s remarks on Thursday’s <i>Weekend Update</i> in the wake of the …

Comedy

These Sea Critters Trap and Remove Microplastics From Oceans

They're cleaning up our mess.<p>Meet <i>Bathochordaeus</i>, a squishy floaty thing that calls the open ocean home and just may have figured out how to do what …

Oceans

Fan Theory Predicts a Different Tragic Fate for Cersei

Cersei Lannister may be sitting on the Iron Throne, but she’s haunted by a prophecy she heard as a kid that foretold the deaths of all her children — …

Game of Thrones

'Star Wars' Fans Think Obi-Wan Movie Means Rey Is a Kenobi

Rey’s accent might be genetic. Beloved mentor and desert hermit Obi-Wan Kenobi is supposedly getting his own standalone <i>Star Wars</i> movie after months …

Star Wars

How to View the Total Solar Eclipse on Monday Without Frying Your Eyes

Please be safe.<p>On Monday, Americans will have the rare chance to see a once-in-a-lifetime total solar eclipse as it cuts across 12 states, casting …

Astronomy

Why There Might Not Be Space Travel in the Obi-Wan Movie

Imagine a <i>Star Wars</i> movie in which there are no wars that take place in the stars. It sounds slightly insane, but if an Obi-Wan Kenobi standalone …

Star Wars

Who Are the Five Fingers of the Hand on "The Defenders'?

Five villains that will directly oppose the five(ish) Defenders.<p>In <i>The Defenders</i>, the insane war that Stick warned Matt Murdock about in Season 1 of</i> …

Comics

Eclipse Trips Are at the Mercy of Geography

Things don't always go according to plan.<p><b>By Barbara Ryden, The Ohio State University</b><p>For centuries, astronomers have realized that total solar …

Astronomy

Porsche Will Never Build a Fully Autonomous Car

Porsche has slammed the brakes on the idea that it will ever develop a fully autonomous car. In an interview published Friday, marketing director of …

Transportation