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Why Do We Want To Squeeze Cute Things?

Studying how adorable animals can turn us aggressive<p>Seeing something cute actually does bring out aggression in us, according to a paper presented at Society for Personality and Social Psychology's annual meeting in New Orleans last Friday.<p>Researchers found 109 people to look at pictures of animals …

How to set up your own Raspberry Pi powered VPN

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1180000/1180963_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524630451_d7730ab5d4a6600f50ce22b205307da7<p><b>Eyes are everywhere online.</b><p>The websites you visit often track where you came from and watch where you head off to next.<p>A VPN - or virtual private …

This Aston Martin Powerboat Would be Perfect for James Bond

Is there room for a DB5 on board?<p>Get ready to boat like Bond.<p>Quintessence Yachts recently released more details about the powerboats it's producing in collaboration with Aston Martin and Mulder Design that will be completed in September—just in time for the release of the next Bond film, <i>Spectre</i> …

Unarmed Self-Defense from the Mad Men Era | The Art of Manliness

As I was browsing through some old magazines the other day, I came across a fantastic issue of <i>Popular Science</i> from 1962 that contained a feature on …

25 of Oscar Wilde's Wittiest Quotes

On October 16, 1854, Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was born in Dublin, Ireland. He would go on to become one of the world's most prolific …

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Watch Bill Murray Sing Along to Bob Dylan

"Shelter from the Storm" never sounded, or looked, so good<p><b>There are many reasons</b> we love Bill Murray — from vanquishing evil as Dr. Venkman and crashing engagement shoots to taking tickets at a minor league game. He's as approachable as he is amazing. His audience is instantly comfortable and …

Daft Punk and Pharrell's "Gust of Wind" Finally Gets a Video - PAPER

Daft Punk and Pharrell finally released a video for their 2013 track, "Gust of Wind."<p>The <i>Random Access Memories</i> collaboration was given the full-on Fall video treatment. Staged like a seasonal, Hanes underwear commercial, smiling women prance around in loungewear and defy gravity as autumnal leaves …

OODA Loop: A Comprehensive Guide | The Art of Manliness

John Boyd is described by some as the greatest military strategist in history that no one knows. He began his military career as a fighter pilot in …

You're A Brand: Dressing With Confidence

Confidence-It is among the most important things that we must master in life. It can mean the difference between you and everything you want out of life. It takes confidence to step out of your house in the morning; it takes confidence to look in the mirror and like what you see; it takes …

Club Meds

Boasting 100,000 residents over the age of 55, The Villages may be the fastest growing city in America. It's a notorious boomtown for boomers who want to spend their golden years with access to 11 a.m. happy hours, thousands of activities, and no-strings-attached sex, all lorded over by one elusive …

Building Your Own Workbench

Building a nice workbench is a very important task. Many people have come up with many approaches. DiResta showed us earlier this week how a simple design with solid welded frame could both look nice and possibly last forever. What if you aren’t set up to weld though?<p>Chris Finke built this …

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Steven Pinker: 10 'grammar rules' it's OK to break (sometimes)

Among the many challenges of writing is dealing with rules of correct usage: whether to worry about split infinitives, fused participles, and the meanings of words such as "fortuitous", "decimate" and "comprise". Supposedly a writer has to choose between two radically different approaches to these …

Scientists Eavesdrop Through Soundproof Glass

Boffins at MIT, Microsoft and Adobe have developed an algorithm that can bring audio to silent videos by reading vibrations that are not visible to the naked eye on objects.<p>In one example, the team was able to recover “intelligible speech” from a video thanks to vibrations that a voice made on a …

14 Hidden Things to Look for at Disneyland

<i>Wikimedia Commons</i><p>Disneyland is one of the happiest places on Earth—and with some charm and a little know-how, you can get a lot more out of your …

Son finds his father's ghost waiting for him in vintage rally game

Chasing spirits.<p>Yahoo! Autos came upon a story that's bound to raise the hairs on the back of your neck.<p>The YouTube channel PBS Game/Show recently took a look at whether video games could provide a spiritual experience. The video's worth a watch if you've spent any time in front of a console, but …

5,000-HP, 348-MPH Devel Sixteen spotted in the wild

While there’s plenty of reason to doubt the factuality of the Devel Sixteen’s claims of 5,000 horsepower, we now know, at the least, that it’s not …

Watch a 72-year-old Buzz Aldrin punch a jerk in the face for calling him a 'liar'

Buzz Aldrin: Famed astronaut, second man on the moon, and puncher of smug faces.<p>Sunday marks the 45th anniversary of the lunar landing — unless, of …

Achieve Your Goal: Jack Canfield On Never Giving Up

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40 Rare Motivational & Inspirational Picture Quotes

It’s about time we drop another <i>brand new collection of motivational and inspirational picture quotes</i>. We have scoured 1,000’s of tweets and shares …

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11 Google Now Easter Eggs on Your Android Phone

Google Now is the company's voice command application, much like Apple's Siri. Like many Google services, programmers and designers hid a number of …

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Trucker reprimands a speeding cop in the best way

Traffic laws apply to everybody, officer.<p>We've all seen this guy—the cop who streaks by you on the highway, well over the speed limit with no lights on just because he can. What do we do about it? Contemplate the injustices of the world. Mutter slurs at the windshield. At most, tail him from a …

Remake of Terminator 2 in Grand Theft Auto V is shot-for-shot good

We've seen no shortage of zany stunts in the huge, open world of <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i>. A quick YouTube search reveals a huge variety of videos, with people crashing and/or blowing up planes, boats, cars and whatever else they come across in the world of San Andreas. This, though, might be our new …

You Can Catch Flies With Honey, But Fake Sweetener Kills Them

Fruit flies hungry for sugar are fooled by artificial sweetener, but at least one such product proved to be toxic for them, according to a Drexel …

10 Lines From Napoleon's Love Letters That Sound Like Crazy Texts

You might think Napoleon was a playboy, sleeping with the world’s most beautiful women. But his heart, head, and masculinity belonged to one woman: …

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11-Year-Old Makes An Unbreakable, Spill-Proof Cup For Her Ailing Grandfather

When Lily Born noticed her grandfather, who suffers from Parkinson’s, was spilling his drinks, she decided to design him a better cup. The young entrepreneur is now selling her product on Kickstarter.<p>While most 11-year-olds are watching <i>Hunger Games</i> or doing other typically pre-teen things, Lily …

The Mystery of the "Space Roar"

In 2009, scientists at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center sent a machine called ARCADE into space on a giant balloon, in search of radiation from the …

Something Absolutely Fascinating Happens After Nesting Birds Get ‘Locked’ Inside Underground Parking Garage

When a group of nesting swallows suddenly became locked inside an underground parking garage after locking doors were added, something pretty incredible happened. The birds actually learned how to open the doors — and rather quickly.<p>The swallows apparently taught themselves how to trigger the …