Michael Jewell

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Major Quake Hits Near Fukushima, Japan, Site of 2011 Tsunami, Meltdown

A strong earthquake hit Tuesday morning off the east coast of Japan near Fukushima, the site of the 2011 earthquake-spawned tsunami that killed almost 19,000 people, Japanese and U.S. agencies said.<p>Little damage was reported. At least five people suffered minor injuries, and almost 2,100 others had …

Fukushima

EPA chief: Trump can’t halt U.S. shift to clean energy

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency on Monday gave an impassioned defense of the Obama administration’s energy and environmental policies and insisted the nation’s shift from fossil fuels will continue no matter who occupies the White House.<p>“The inevitability of our clean energy future …

Obama Administration

Once $399 A Year, Google Earth Pro Is Now Free

Lots of people have dabbled with Google Earth to fly around their neighborhood or poke around a 3D version Paris. But how many dropped $400 (per year!) for a Pro subscription?<p>Not a ton, it would seem. At least, not enough for Google to keep counting on it as an income source.<p>Google has just nixed …

Google Earth

15 movies you’re going to want to watch in 2015

2014 was a great year for movies, but — if anything — 2015 looks to be even better. If you’re fretting over which films to build your year around, look no further: Cult of Mac has you covered.<p>From sci-fi epics from the brains behind <i>The Matrix</i>, to the next instalment in the James Bond franchise, to, …

8 apps to help you actually keep your 2015 New Year's resolutions

New Year's resolutions are tough.<p>Though we may start the year with the best of intentions, old habits die hard and too often we're back to our old …

Apps

Grandpa Makes Death Star II Fire Pit For Grandkids

This is the Death Star II fire pit created by an 84-year old grandfather to give to his grandkids for Christmas. The superweapon started as two …

Yahoo!

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This Fan-Made Doctor Who Opening Is So Awesome Stephen Moffat Stole It

The video you see above, while incredible, is not official. But, made by one Billy Hanshaw of Leeds, it became such a viral sensation that eventually</i> …

TV Series

Robin Williams, An Avid Gamer, To Be Remembered In World Of Warcraft

Robin Williams, the late comedic actor who died earlier this week, was well-known for his offbeat characters and devotion to acting on stage, screen and TV. But to the video game community, he was also known as an obsessive fan and shameless advocate of video games.<p>Among the games he played was …

Reviews For This "Tengwar Script Men's Lord Prayer Ring" Are Excellent

Mercurivs turned us onto the reviews for this precious little number, currently available on Amazon for a cool $19.95.<p>Some highlights:

Prayer

Samsung launches Galaxy-only app store with perks

Samsung has announced the launch of a brand new app store named<p>Samsung Galaxy Apps, which offers -- you guessed it -- hundreds of apps that are …

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A cool pallet wood chair anyone can make in a couple of hours!

Part 1 – the reveal! <— YOU ARE HERE<p>Tools to help get the job done! Disclosure / affiliate links applicable.<p>Desiring something super unique, this 2 …

iPad: $1.50 per year

If you fully drain and charge your iPad every other day it will use about 12 kWh of electricity per year. Source: Electric Power Research Institute

Electricity

30 Years Later, Gamers Find New "Infinite 1-Up" Trick in Mario

For this trick to work, you need to start a two-player game and follow this video:

How to easily root an Android device

Rooting is the Android equivalent of jailbreaking, a means of unlocking the operating system so you can install unapproved apps, deleted unwanted bloatware, update the OS, replace the firmware, overclock (or underclock) the processor, customize anything and so on.<p>Of course, for the average user, …

50 Creative Ways to Repurpose, Reuse and Upcycle Old Things

If you’re like me, you probably have a lot of old stuff just lying around your house. It’s not doing anything but taking up space, but you’re either …

Peter Dinklage's Yearbook Photo is a Masterpiece - PAPER

Behold: Peter Dinklage's mulleted yearbook photo. Everything about this is awesome. [Uproxx]<p>Jimmy Kimmel has a new game called "Don't Talk Into this Mic and Win $10" and it's <i>hard</i><p>Oh dear. [TastefullyOffensive]<p>Mackelmore and Ryan Lewis' Ryan Lewis asks people what they think of Ryan Lewis.<p>"Trouser …

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World

A colorful dart in the night sky! This 30-second exposure is of the Soyuz rocket launch from today at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Expedition 40 Soyuz Commander Maxim Suraev, of the Russian Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, Flight Engineer Alexander Gerst, of the European Space Agency, ESA, and Flight Engineer Reid Wiseman of NASA will dock to the International Space Station at 9:48 p.m. EDT. The crew is slated to spend the next five and a half months aboard the orbiting laboratory. Image Credit: NASA/Joel Kowsky #nasa #roscosmos #esa #spacestation #launch #soyuz #iss #exp40

Your iPhone has been taken hostage. Pay $100 ransom to get it back

Dozens of users, mostly located in Australia, report being struck by ransom scam.<p>A large number of people, mostly located in Australia, are reporting …

These Galaxy S5 ads are hilarious, and they don’t make fun of iPhone once

Samsung’s ads for flagship devices have often turned viral, especially those commercials that made fun of Apple, the iPhone and its customers. But …

Video

Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>LIVE: Putin and Trump insist there was 'zero collusion'<p>Donald Trump says he …

Donald Trump

Camelopardalids: A new meteor shower from comet 209P/LINEAR.

Experts are predicting we may be in for quite a show: a brand spanking new meteor shower that will peak on the evening of Friday, May 23, 2014! Folks …

Pebble 2: A Music Player That Also Juices Up Your Gadget

The self-described “artisans of emotional technology” at French design company Orée make beautiful keyboards, iPad sleeves, and charging docks out of wood, leather, and stone. All of which, arguably, enable a more sensual, humanistic touch experience than your more standard aluminum.<p>Now Orée is …

Wearable Tech

The first officially licensed Lightning USB stick for iOS looks handy

There are hundreds of ways to transfer data on or off your iOS(s appl) device, but most of them require the cloud or iTunes. Wouldn’t it be nice to …

Waxing gibbous Moon 8 May 2014 [Explored]

The Legend Of Hodor - It's Dangerous To Go Alone!

The Legend of Hodor by Olipop<p>Oh dear dumb Hodor, you mean well but, man, are you ever the unlikeliest of heroes, reminiscent of a much larger, and …

Good Idea: Star Wars Wedding. Bad Idea: Star Wars Divorce.

(<b>Zach Weinersmith/SMBC Comics</b>)<p>Oh, sure, your geeky wedding is fun and cute. But you've got to realize that when you get married, you're locking …