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Isolated North Korea says it's ready for war with U.S. as it marks anniversary | Reuters

PYONGYANG (Reuters) - Isolated North Korea marked the 70th anniversary of its ruling Workers’ Party on Saturday with a massive military parade overseen by leader Kim Jong Un, who said his country was ready to fight any war waged by the United States.<p>Thousands of troops stood at attention under a …

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18 things you should do immediately to best prepare for the next five years

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What Can People Start Doing Now That Will Help Them A Lot In About Five Years?</i> <i>Answer by David Cannon, Founder, Solutionbank.org.</i><p>There’s already a lot out there, but I couldn’t resist writing a note to my 23-year-old self:<p>If you do anything, do this first …

Entrepreneurship

Reaching for glovebox isn't a suspicious act when getting pulled over, court says

"Such movement, standing alone, does not give rise to a reasonable belief that appellant was armed and dangerous." – Judge Stephen Yarbrough<p>Is reaching for the glovebox during a traffic stop suspicious? Is it reason to search a car without a warrant? An Ohio appeals court said no last …

How to Park a Go Kart

(YouTube link)<p>Watch this young boy park a go kart like a boss, using his momentum to roll backwards down a corridor, precisely into the spot he aimed …

Girl Left Contacts In For Six Months, Amoebas Ate Her Eyeball

Contact lens wearers know the risks that come with placing that little piece of plastic directly on to their eyeballs, and cleanliness is king when …

Using a Forklift to Lift Another Forklift

(Video Link)<p>With one forklift, you can get the crate into the trailer. But you can't get the crate to the back of the trailer. For that, you'll need …

Giant Switchblade, I Mean Sword - Technabob

Why carry a tiny switch blade when you can carry a giant sword of a switchblade? This giant knife has a 13.75 inch-long steel blade that pops out at …

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As the nights get colder we tend to bunk down and light the fire indoors and relax on the couch. However these DIY fire pit ideas can help you get …

DIY Wasp Traps & Solutions for the Backyard

Summer is here in the garden, and with it a lot of great things, and a few that really can ruin a summer day. Among them, wasps. Nothing will haul …

Google Cardboard Virtual Reality Kit: Weirdest Thing at I/O 2014 - TIME

When Sundar Pichai announced that everyone at the Google I/O developers conference would get “Cardboard,” his tone was so understated that no one …

Virtual Reality

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

Just Horrible: Chinese Man Throws 1 Year Old Baby In The Air After Losing A Battle With Others

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Police: Wisconsin girl, 12, stabbed 19 times; friends arrested

Two 12-year-old girls inspired by Internet horror stories are accused of luring a girl of the same age into a wooded area near Milwaukee before stabbing the victim 19 times and leaving her to crawl to her own rescue over the weekend.<p>The victim, a 12-year-old friend of the suspects, was in stable …

Everyone in the Lamborghini rock-throw video is a jackass

This could have ended a lot uglier than it actually did.<p>Everybody in this video is a jackass. Everybody.<p>The clip, which made the rounds yesterday, spurred a lot of idiotic bluster in the comments on YouTube and elsewhere. The driver of the Lamborghini Aventadorhas no shortage of defenders. The …

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Tuner may sue Monaco hotel for damage caused by valet's injury

It's relatively common to hear about unethical valets taking a joyride and wrecking high-performance cars. However, a recent 'accident' in Monaco might be one of the weirdest cases ever. Of course, now the lawyers may get involved.<p>Andreas Belzek, owner of tuning firm Prior Design, was driving his …

Slight lets you chat with strangers, but also snoop on others' conversations

Slight is the latest in a long line of anonymous chat apps to launch in the last year. Like Firechat, Slight lets you talk anonymously with people nearby, and like Yik Yak or Yobongo, you can post bulletins and shout-outs so people can read them. But Slight is different, because it doesn't care how …

Pictures of the Week 5.15.14

This In-Game Project CARS Footage Is Stunning

Release date is in November, so start thinking of your sick-day excuses.<p><i>Photo YouTube</i><p>For years, the Gran Turismo series has had the sim-racer market locked down on Playstation, and Forza has done the same with Xbox. No other game developers have dared challenge them. If <i>Project CARS</i> ends up being as …

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How To Turn A Clothespin Into A Matchstick Gun

Update your desktop arsenal with this creation<p>DIY enthusiast Grant Thompson, who previously made a 10-penny battery that powered a small light for almost two weeks, is at it again. Inspired by another project tutorial, Thompson created seven variations of a mini-pistol that can fire matches over 20 …

How It Works: The Inner Earth

Know your planet!<p>Plate tectonics—the theory that explains the sinking, spreading, and slip-sliding of big chunks of Earth’s surface—is a bedrock of geology. But it can’t explain what happens to plates once they sink, or account for the forces that drive many of the planet’s volcanic hotspots. …

Footkhana is Ken Block playing soccer with his 600-hp Fiesta

Fiestas apparently make terrible goalies.<p>Surely you're familiar with Ken Block's Gymkhana videos by now, but did you also know there's a pretty well-known soccer tournament happening in Brazil this summer?<p>The 2014 FIFA World Cup gets underway in June, and to mark the occasion, Ken Block has teamed …

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Pictures of the Week 4.17.14

Size Matters 2: The Jumping/Drifting Semi Truck Is Back At Work In New Video

Literally nothing in this video makes logical sense, but it's still 100% perfect. Mike Ryan and the Banks Super-Turbo Castrol Freightliner (which you …

Cyclist Hit By Truck Lands Safely On… A Mattress? Security Video Explains It All

If someone told you they saw a cyclist end up safely on a mattress after being hit by a truck moving at high speed, you’d probably think they were …

Red Bull Racing Pits Daniel Ricciardo’s F1 Car Against an F/A-18 Hornet

Compared to something like freefalling to earth from outer space, Red Bull’s latest stunt with its F1 car drag racing a fighter jet seems rather tame. But as humans have been watching car-versus-aircraft matches longer than most of us can remember, the fun hasn’t worn off.<p>Before last Sunday’s …

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A Startlingly Simple Theory About the Missing Malaysia Airlines Jet

Author: Chris Goodfellow. Chris Goodfellow Gear<p>Date of Publication: 03.18.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>There has been a lot of speculation …

World's Longest Car Jump Attempt Ends In Fierce Crash: New Video

French daredevil driver, skier, and rally racer Guerlain Chicherit's Guinness World Record jump attempt was promoted all around the world earlier …

How your brain works – video

The size of a small cauliflower, the human brain is the most complex organ in your body. It squeezes out 70,000 thoughts a day. But where does it store information? And how does it generate flights of fancy? Explore the inner workings of your personal ideas factory

Incredibly Rare Siberian Tiger Release - GoPro Video of the Day