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Idiocracy at its finest

Procedural Vegetation Materials Breakdown

Bogodar Havrylyuk showed how he build his amazing vegetation substances. It’s next level, guys.<p>Introduction<p>Hey Everyone! My name is Bogodar Havrylyuk …

Death at Sea - Part 1

Bali’s bamboo architecture is sustainable—and spectacular

“There was a time when you could not be poor enough, or rural enough, to want to live in a bamboo house,” says Ibuku founder Elora Hardy.<p>A former print designer for Donna Karan, Hardy now leads an Indonesian firm that creates innovative, luxurious structures out of cheap, sustainable, plentiful …

DeepStuff.org

Enigmatic dark energy, thought to make up 68% of the universe, may not exist at all, according to a Hungarian-American team. The researchers believe …

Paris attacks: Anonymous declares war on Isil

Hacker group Anonymous says in a video that it will "hunt" Islamic State after its terrorist attacks in Paris, France on Friday<p>Anonymous has posted a video declaring war against Islamic State following a series of terror attacks in Paris that have left at least 129 people dead.<p>The hacker group, …

Cyber-attacks

Fusion | Pop culture. Satire. News.

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Watching glass get 3D printed is absolutely mesmerizing

Advanced 3D printing technology lets us quickly create various objects, including real buildings and cars, but one of the most unusual uses for 3D …

People really, really want Jon Stewart to moderate a presidential debate

Jon Stewart may have just left his post at the <i>Daily Show</i>, but the people of America want him back in the spotlight. That is, for a 2016 presidential …

Sony Unveils Dual-Camera Prototype That Lets You Capture Images At ISO 51,200

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Sony appears to have greater plans for its upcoming devices, according to its prototype that the …

Was America founded as a Christian nation?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Was America founded as a Christian nation?<p>That question has served a variety of political causes since July 4, 1776, from legalizing persecution and aiding runaway slaves to fighting Nazis and Communists.<p>The scholars below have spent years reflecting on the intersection of American religion …

Oculus acquires 3D mapping company Surreal Vision to turn reality into a video game

Virtual reality company Oculus has acquired Surreal Vision, a UK company whose software can map and recreate the real world in a virtual one. Surreal Vision grew out of its three co-founders' Ph.D. research at Imperial College London; the team will now move to Oculus' lab in Redmond, …

Polygon

The Neuroscience of Why Virtual Reality Still Sucks

The faceputer ads say virtual reality is coming and it's gonna work this time. But here's some real talk: There are still many ways virtual reality …

Virtual Reality

Our Favorite Texas Beef Chili

This cowboy-style "bowl of red" is all about tender chunks of beef chuck and a five-chile-pepper purée. True to Texas tradition, it has no tomatoes …

Magic Leap offers details on mystery headset, blasts Microsoft HoloLens

More details surrounding the mysterious augmented reality and virtual reality company called Magic Leap trickled out this week, giving us more …

Augmented Reality

Someone Built AdBlock For the Real World

AdBlock's been around the internet for ages, but it only extends to the edges of your browser window. What if a device existed that could block logos …

Augmented Reality