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Awesome Video Shows What It Was Like to Fly Virgin Galactic's Rocket-Powered Test Flight

Even after flying 140 different types of aircraft, the chief pilot on Virgin Galactic's successful powered-spaceship test Thursday (April 5) says …

Chev dealer conference shown ‘very mid-engined’ next-gen Corvette

A NEW York-based Chevrolet Corvette department manager attending a Vegas-based dealer function has fuelled the mid-engined fire, posting on social …

Sports Cars

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Money (But Were Afraid to Ask) (Rebroadcast)

Q: You have $100 in a savings account and the interest rate was 2 percent per year. After 5 years, how much will you have in the account if you left …

Personal Finance

Amazingly Detailed Poseable Miniature Birds Created In Exactly 1/12 Dollhouse Scale

Artisan Katie Doka has created an absolutely brilliant series of poseable dollhouse miniature birds and other animals that are measured exactly 1/12 …

Miniature

Hey #deletefacebook, here's how to stop being tracked as an ex-user

After a stormy couple of months, lots of people seem to be fed up with Facebook. The self-explanatory hashtag #deletefacebook is all over Twitter, another company that makes its money primarily by selling your data.<p>Not here to judge though, just to inform. There could be one thing users who opt to …

Digital Advertising

Dinosaur-Era Bird Found Trapped in Amber

Year of the Bird<p>The 99-million-year-old animal is the most complete bird fossil yet known to science from the amber deposits of Myanmar.<p>The squashed remains of a small bird that lived 99 million years ago have been found encased in a cloudy slab of amber from Myanmar (Burma). While previous birds …

Jurassic Park

According to Peter Diamandis and Ray Kurzweil, These Are the Most Dangerous and Disruptive Ideas

The greatest unfair competitive advantage for your small business is leveraging this critical shift in how you view the drivers of the future.<p>As I was growing up I'd often quip that my grandmother, who had been born at the start of the 20th Century in a Greek village and lived to nearly the age of …

Singularity

Elon Musk made a secret appearance to elite US Marines and gave a stirring speech

Tesla CEO Elon Musk made a welcomed appearance at the 1st Marine Raider Battalion Ball and delivered a sobering speech that took many US Marines by surprise last Friday.<p>The 1st Marine Raider Battalion out of Camp Pendleton, California, is comprised of elite Marines under the command of Marine Corps …

Massive 'Life-Saving' Helium Field Just Turned Out to Be Far Bigger Than We'd Hoped

No more helium shortage!<p>New analysis of a gargantuan helium deposit discovered in Tanzania last year has revealed that there may be much more of the …

Helium

Cool facts about your biological clock

Feeling tired after turning the clock back? That’s because the internal clock that controls your circadian rhythms needs time to adjust.<p>Circadian …

Bangkok Train juicer

A Stunning Fisheye Image of the Milky Way Galaxy at Dawn

Photographer Babak Tafreshi managed to capture an incredible fisheye image of the Milky Way Galaxy early on the morning of March 27th at the European …

Fantastic Clay Animation Music Video for ‘Beelzebub’ by Beats Antique Featuring Les Claypool

Nightmarish figures go through a series of transformations and run amok in this wonderful clay animation music video for “Beelzebub” by Beats …

35 Hilarious Chinese Translation Fails

China is fascinating, and visiting it is bound to leave you with some amazing impressions. Sometimes, however, the English-speaking guests might have …

Scientists dissect the weather in 'Game of Thrones'

In the fictional "Game of Thrones" world of Westeros, only one thing seems more inevitable than the show's unending wanton violence and each of the story's heroes meeting an untimely death: winter is coming.<p>Fans of the HBO show based on George R.R. Martin's novels will know that the problem for the …

The astounding athletic power of quadcopters | Raffaello D'Andrea

TED Talks

Wall Street bankers say “Game of Thrones” is just like real life for them

Tech geeks in Silicon Valley are obviously die-hard fans of the HBO fantasy series <i>Game of Thrones</i>. Apparently, so are finance geeks on Wall Street. Bankers, lawyers and hedge funders adore the backstabbing and score settling in the show, which echo cutthroat dealings on finance.<p>The show, which is …

TV Series

Eyebombing: 21 Street Artworks Utilize 42+ Googly Eyes

Though naturally unique, the work of any of these 21 eyebombers is also inherently anonymous due to the similarly simple materials used in each case.

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Studios regret sending Google a list of every pirate site on the Internet for publication

The movie studios send a lot of takedown notices to Google, demanding that the search engine remove links to sites and files they don't like. Google …