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Hyper-Violent Anime Gets a Hollywood Live-Action Trailer

The classic, cult-hit anime <i>Kite</i> is coming to the big screen in a live-action Hollywood production starring Samuel L. Jackson and India Eisely. Here's …

Anime

​The Friendliest DayZ Robbery I've Ever Seen

Getting robbed by another player in the online survival game <i>DayZ</i> usually means being kidnapped, likely humiliated and possibly forced into a cage …

Policing

Distractify

Going from having no kids to all of a sudden being responsible for a human life is a huge transition. After the first few initial months of worrying …

Brazilian Model Raps About Lettuce, Pilates

Okay, yes, it took us a bit to get around to this one — but in all fairness, our Brazil news bureau has been swamped covering all that World Cup prep …

This Deep Down Prologue trailer is pretty neat

It's been awhile since we've heard anything about Capcom's online next-gen game <i>Deep Down</i>. I played their Tokyo Game Show demo, but that demo was so …

Natural Doctrine cinematic trailer looks very pretty

Kadokawa Games is vaunting its new internal studio's artistic prowess in the latest trailer for <i>Natural Doctrine</i>. The video for the upcoming …

The Five Best Anime of 2013

Over this past year, I've shown you my picks for the anime you should be watching for the spring, summer, and fall seasons. You've even had the …

Anime

My Favorite Books of 2013

So the end of the year is nigh, which means it’s time for the 2013 countdowns to begin. I had the pleasure of reading so many good books this year, …

Mindly Makes Mind Mapping Simple and Beautiful on Small Screens

iPhone: Mind-mapping is an effective technique to take notes of your thoughts, but it can be a little difficult on the limited screen space of an …

Hack Your Wireless Mouse into a DIY Power Glove

Here's a neat little weekend project. With an unused wireless mouse (or you can pick one up for $7 on Amazon) and a pair of gloves, you can build …

If You Want to Know the Future of Video Games, Watch Gatchaman Crowds

Halfway through the summer season, I called <i>Gatchaman Crowds</i> one of the five anime you should be watching. It is an anime that all gamers should watch …

Anime

Wireless headphones turn LA’s Union Station into an opera stage

An opera performance typically only requires three things: A virtuoso cast, an orchestra and an attentive audience. However, the needs of <i>Invisible</i> …

Janelle Monae kills her SNL debut

0<p>SHARES<p><i>SNL</i> stepped their game up this weekend with first-time musical guest <b>Janelle Monae</b>, who brought her giant, monochromatic backing band to …

Dash is a free coding course that'll teach you how to make CSS robots

General Assembly has launched a new online service that teaches basic web development for free, in your browser. It's called Dash, and it lets users learn how to use HTML, Javascript, and CSS by working through four projects of increasing difficulty.<p>As you progress through the projects — starting …

18-foot 'sea monster' terrorizes Internet — but is this oarfish a small fry?

A snorkeler off the coast of California made an alarming discovery this weekend while paddling around Catalina Island, south of Los Angeles: a recently deceased 18-foot oarfish, one of the creatures thought to be the "sea serpents" of nautical legend.<p>Jasmine Santana, a science instructor for the …

Fish

GlaDOS kills everyone in this live-action Portal short

Is GlaDOS killing everyone really a spoiler?<p>Anyway, this live action <i>Portal</i> short is fairly well done. Some nice lighting. A scientist gets …

[Soul] Aloe Blacc – Love Is The Answer (Feat. Pharrell)

Aloe Blacc <br>Love Is The Answer (Feat. Pharrell)<p>Another single, another hit produced by <b>Pharrell</b>. Singer/Songwriter <b>Aloe Blacc</b>‘s track “Love Is The …

Baldur's Gate II Is Still One Of The Greatest RPGs Ever Made

Thirteen years after release, <i>Baldur's Gate II</i> is still one of the best role-playing games of all time. No joke. If you consider yourself an RPG fan, …

RPGs

New Cosmic Mystery: Butterfly Nebulae Align

Wildlife<p>This mosaic shows a selection of stunning images of butterfly-shaped planetary nebulae taken by Hubble Space Telescope. Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA; NGC 6302: NASA, ESA and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team; NGC 6881: ESA/Hubble & NASA; NGC 5189: NASA, ESA and the Hubble Heritage Team …

The Lost Boy

You’ve likely read something like the plot of <b>The Lost Boy</b> before — kid moves to new house with a history, discovers a fantasy world beyond the gate / …

Seth Weitberg won Drunk History last night with his Dolly Parton tale

As difficult as it is to contain one's undying love for Dolly Parton, it is only made more difficult after drinking straight whiskey out of a Mason …

Each Line One Breath: Morphogenetic Freehand Drawings By John Franzen | Colossal

<p>In his series of drawings titled Each Line One Breath, Netherlands-based artist John Franzen creates textured drawings reminiscent of wrinkled …

Rare and Stunning Views of the Glowing Universe Overhead

This stunning collection of <i>Astrophotography</i> by filmmaker and photographer Michael Shainblum features a rare view of nature at its best and brightest. In each scene, the California-based artist uses long exposures as well as multiple images stitched together to produce one final panorama.<p>With a …

Fly Geyser, Nevada’s Coolest (And Least Known) Attraction

Forget Las Vegas or Area 51, Fly Geyser in Nevada offers much brighter and otherworldly sights at a much cheaper cost.<p>Source: ZME Science<p>Nestled on a …

National Parks

World's Best Ecolodges

Central America

This Series is The “Daria” of Anime

Halfway through the spring anime season, I wrote two articles covering nine anime—the five anime you should be watching and the four anime you could …

Anime

Help Me, OB-1 Multitool, You’re My Only Hope

Sorry about that title, I couldn’t help myself. The OB-1 is a new tool made of titanium that’s actually 14 tools in one. And if that wasn’t cool …

Multi-tools