Isaac Craddock

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The CHIP $9 microcomputer has 4GB of on-board storage and can go portable as well

We love Kickstarter projects. It’s pretty awesome to find people that are pushing the limits of where technology can bring us. In the case of this Kickstarter, it’s a group that has raised nearly $800,000 off a $9 computer, good for over 15x its original goal.<p>What all can you do with a computer …

How Germs Might Shape the Future of Architecture

Design-minded scientists are harnessing the power of bacteria to move toward healthier buildings.<p>We know that buildings can make us sick. Take, for example, cases of lead poisoning, mold exposure, or the aptly namedSick Building Syndrome. But can they also make us healthier? Scientists are trying …

Built Environment

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I mustard up all my strength & tried to ketchup, but I couldn't get past the hot dog.

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

Greek exit fears shake confidence in UK growth

Global economic uncertainty and the upcoming general election are knocking business confidence<p>Fears of a <b>Greek exit from the eurozone</b>, unrest in Ukraine and the uncertainty around the forthcoming general election have all contributed to British entrepreneurs feeling less confident about business …

Russian Railways Wants To Build An Insanely Long Train That Runs From Europe To North America

As reported in a recent <i>Siberian Times</i> article, Vladamir Yakunin, president of Russian Railways, wants to build a massive highway and rail line …

North America

The Finnish Town That Went on a Diet

In the province of North Karelia, an unorthodox doctor defied conventional public-health wisdom to successfully overhaul regional cuisine and improve heart health.<p>In 1972, an international team of academics identified a new and terrifying public-health crisis. In a far eastern province of …

Public Health

Dame Stephanie Shirley: Why do ambitious women have flat heads?

Africa’s Multi-Level Floating Hotel with an Underwater Room

The Manta Resort is a beautiful, multi-room hotel that sits on the Indian Ocean island of Pemba. The spectacular getaway offers not only a place to rest your head for the night, but also some truly breathtaking views from its unique, underwater room. The floating structure, made of local hardwood, …

President Obama: "Are You Gay?" Guy: “Only When I’m Having Sex!”

*bumps fist*<p>Daniel Rugg Webb, a 32-year-old cashier at Franklin Barbecue in Austin, Texas, had been hearing the rumor all day on Thursday: President Obama was stopping by. He and his co-workers didn't give much credence to the idea—that is, until eight secret service agents, and then some, walked …

How to make hard choices | Ruth Chang

How to Make Ginormous, Fluffy Pancakes With Your Rice Cooker

Pancakes are fantastic, buttery beings. The post-cleanup can be disastrous, however, with your fingers covered in egg goo and batter dripping from every inch of kitchen surface. Dramatizations aside, if you crave the idea of a homemade breakfast but are known to burn an eggo waffle, this DIY …

Breakfast

The VICE Guide to Self-Esteem

An A-to-Z guide to getting confident, stupid.<p>Self-esteem: Everyone wants it. Industries are built around getting it and keeping it. Wars are started by people who don’t have it (or have too much of it). The secret to having self-esteem is realizing that you are already perfect. Let us show you just …

Babes and Dated Machine Guns at the Black Sea Defense Convention

It doesn't look like Romania has what it takes to fight Russia in the event of WWIII.<p><i>All photos by Mugur Vărzariu</i><p>Black Sea Defense is a biannual arms fair taking place in Bucharest. Over the span of three days, Romania's army (that includes the navy, the air force, and the secret service), the …

The Holy Land

This is chapter 19 of Robert Young Pelton and Tim Freccia's sprawling 35,000-plus-word epic exploration of the crisis in South Sudan. You can skip ahead and <a href="http://www.vice.com/read/saving-south-sudan">read the full text here</a> or <a href...<p><i>A Nuer medicine man. Mysticism, prophecy, and</i> …

The Food Lab: Essential Techniques and Recipes for the Summer Grill

This summer is going to be the most exciting of what has been at times a very exciting life. My wife Adri and I are packing up the dogs and driving westward across the country to settle in San Francisco (at the time that you are reading this, we're most likely somewhere in the great desserts …

Taste Test: The Best Fast Food Chicken Nuggets

Our Favorites!<p>Wendy's<br>• Jack in the Box<br>• McDonald's<br>• Popeye's<p>More<p>Fried Chicken<p>Digging into the cluckin' awesome world of our favorite fried food.<p>For some, chicken nuggets are a rite of passage: a fast-food item passionately consumed for a brief period of time during childhood, then quickly forgotten. For …

Rik Mayall's funniest TV moments – in clips

Rik Mayall’s death wasn’t just a shock because he was relatively young, but because his onscreen performances were so full of life. His characters weren’t neatly drawn sketches: they were vast mad scribbles, jammed to the margins with noise and energy. He was the naughty uncle, the children’s …

Basement Jaxx releasing 'Junto' (stream a track); playing North American DJ dates

UK dance duo <b>Basement Jaxx</b> are back with <i>Junto</i>, their first album in five years. That’s the cover art above and you can check out the video for …

10 Things We Learned From Tyler, the Creator's Larry King Interview

Tyler, the Creator is known for being outrageous in his interviews, but he got somewhat serious during his sit-down with Larry King. With his feet on …

GoPro: Skate Vert Course Preview with Bucky Lasek - Summer X Games Los Angeles 2013

How Napkin Sketches During A Pixar Lunch Meeting Led To Four Of The Studio's Greatest Movies

Fans will have to wait until next year's "The Good Dinosaur" to enjoy the vibrant colors and heartfelt story that has helped make Pixar an animation giant for over a decade.<p>But how did Pixar come to dominate the industry in the first place?<p>Most will recall the studio taking off after 1995's "Toy …

Animation

10 Books That Could Change the Way You Understand Modern Cities

We have just entered the Urban Age, when the majority of the world's population lives in cities. Most of us may live in the metropolis, but these …

This World Cup Commercial With The Chilean Miners Will Give You Goosebumps

Prepare to be moved.

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