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Rise Of The Insect Drones

Nature spent millions of years perfecting flapping-wing flight. Now engineers can reproduce it with machines.<p>Five years ago, Richard Guiler and Tom Vaneck were sitting at a bar a few blocks from their office, trying to take their minds off work. For nearly a year, the two engineers had been …

Saturn's Moons and Giant Stars

A new starry image from the Hubble Space Telescope and a look at Saturn's moons top our list of the best space pictures taken this week.

Science WTF on Twitter: "Biodegradable cigarette filters with flower seeds. http://t.co/MxgFGCjn7p"

Replying to @<b>ScienceWTF</b><p>“@<b>ScienceWTF</b>: Biodegradable cigarette filters with flower seeds. pic.twitter.com/CuiIO08KLc” =<p>0 replies 0 retweets 0 …

Kanye West Posts Completed ‘Black Skinhead’ Video

Now there’s an official version. Kanye West this morning posted a link to a completed video for “Black Skinhead,” the lead single from his new album</i> …

Photographers

Q&A: Glenn Howerton on Getting Handed Lead Roles But Not Emmys

Glenn Howerton is outside enjoying some rare free time with his family in beautiful sun-kissed Los Angeles. Most of his year is spent on his hit FX …

TV

The 21 Greatest Sidekicks in Movie History

Being a sidekick used to be a lot simpler in the old days. Sure, you had to let the main character play quarterback, but you still got to be the …

The 40 Greatest Led Zeppelin Songs of All Time

40<p>‘In the Evening’ (1979)<p>On the <i>In Through the Out Door</i> seven-minute opener, Page augments his guitar with a Gizmotron, Jones plays Abba-fied synth, …

Rock Music

Audi A8 2013 spy shots

The significantly updated Audi A8 will debut before the end of this year, Auto Express can confirm.<p>From these spy shots we can’t gauge the extent of …

Trifid Nebula

<b>Trifid Nebula</b>

Japan commuters free woman trapped under train

The woman was taken to hospital but suffered no serious injuries<p><b>Dozens of Japanese commuters worked together to help a woman who fell between the platform and the train during rush hour in Tokyo.</b><p>The unidentified woman, in her 30s, slipped into the gap at Minami-Urawa station, north of Tokyo, on …

4 Real Inventions Inspired by Science Fiction

Smaller, paler Earth unveiled in new NASA photo

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) - A robotic space probe nearly 900 million miles from Earth turned its gaze away from Saturn and its entourage of moons to take a picture of its home planet, NASA said on Monday.<p>The wide-angle camera on NASA's Cassini spacecraft has captured Saturn's rings and …

Makers of Socialmatic camera tease mobile phone

<b>A set of teaser images from the makers of the Polaroid-branded Socialmatic camera show a smartphone in the works.</b><p>Socialmatic first emerged in 2012 …

Inside Gaming - YouTube

BANK HEISTS AND WING SUITS (Why We're Single)

A Space Laser Designed To Vaporize Dangerous Asteroids

DE-STAR could vaporize asteroids that threaten Earth in less than an hour.<p>DE-STAR is designed to vaporize or divert asteroids that threaten Earth. This isn't science fiction—I build things that have to work in practice. DE-STAR stands for Directed Energy Solar Targeting of Asteroids and …

Google bets on Glasses for the masses, buys a 6.3% stake in display supplier

Google(s goog) now owns a small portion of Himax(s himx), the supplier that makes the tiny display in Google Glass. On Monday, Himax announced the …

Rovio’s Latest Bad Piggies Update Is Nothing To Snort At

Rovio has just released an update to Bad Piggies, the game that turned the tables, this time making the Bad Piggies the protagonists.<p>Players are asked to build vehicles using various tools, boosts, and materials and then traverse the course carrying the bad piggies to their goal.<p>Today, the company …

Tetris Heat Changing Mug

The colorful game of my soul<p>Full-color Tetris artwork on a mug<br>• Image includes Hold, Next, Level, and Lines<br>• Integrated handle included at no extra charge<p>…

Coffee

Pikmin 3 review

Incredibly, it's been nine years since Nintendo has released a proper new Pikmin game. Much has changed--for instance, this review was conducted …

Retrogaming

Physics sim makes nuking your town a consequential game

A simulator launched today turns the act of dropping a nuclear bomb anywhere on the globe into a game where you can view some serious simulated consequences.<p>Alex Wellerstein, an Associate Historian specializing in nuclear weapons and nuclear secrecy at the Center for History of Physics at the …

Kanye West's official video for Black Skinhead: is it any good?

Two weeks after a rough cut was leaked online, Kanye West's video for Black Skinhead has been officially launched via kanyewest.com.<p>Created by the …

Kanye West Releases Official 'Black Skinhead' Music Video And It's Just Like The Leaked Version He Got Mad About

The Sims-style graphics are still weird, and a computer-generated West gets more air time in his birthday suit.<p>Watch the video exclusively on West's website.<p>An impressive improvement was the addition of interactivity.<p>Viewers can adjust the motion speed — slowing sound and audio simultaneously — and …

EL-P and Killer Mike discuss the making of their video for "36" Chain" in this new behind the scenes exclusive from Myspace. http://bit.ly/1dQ8KNg