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ZEROPLAY Miter Bars by MICROJIG (Double Pack)

This fits your .<p>to make sure this fits.<p>Hassle-free miter bars using One-Touch Calibration<p>No slop, side-to-side play or seasonal warping<p>Top-down …

Kennedy Manufacturing 1022B Hand-Carry Cantilever Steel Tool Box, 22", Tan Brown Wrinkle

This fits your .<p>to make sure this fits.<p>Kennedy Transport your tools with ease using this portable tool box. Powder coat finished steel<p>Cantilever Tool …

Trusco ST-350-B 2-Level Toolbox

Granberg Chainsaw Mill

If someone twisted my arm put me into a Half Nelson and demanded I select some form of manual labor as my Sunday Funday activity, Granberg's Chainsaw …

The Cache Belt

Sometimes you need a fishing hook in the middle of Denali. Sometimes you need a bottle opener in the middle of a Monday morning meeting. The Cache …

Scatter, Adapt, and Remember: How Humans Will Survive a Mass Extinction

Annalee Newitz, founding editor of IO9 and former EFF staffer, has a new book out today called Scatter, Adapt, and Remember: How Humans Will Survive …

12 Modern Pools That Make a Big Splash

Not to wish time by, but summer’s looking pretty good about now. Especially if you’re lucky enough to be lounging poolside by these modern</i> …

Architecture

In iOS 7, Apple wants to own your car’s console with Maps and Siri integration

Apple plans to move aggressively into the in-car integration space later this year, according to multiple people familiar with the initiative. Apple is working with car makers to deeply embed iOS’s Maps and Siri services into cars, according to these people. While companies sell accessories to …

The Nazi Ufo Mythos

If this was a pill, you’d do anything to get it

<i>Update, 7/1/2013: Today was the day that Health Quality Partners -- the wildly successful Medicare experiment I profiled back in April -- was supposed to shut down. But on Thursday, Medicare hit "snooze" on the doomsday clock. HQP, they said, could have another 18 months. Here's their</i> …

Researcher's Serial Port Scans Find More Than 100,000 Hackable Devices, Including Traffic Lights And Fuel Pumps

You probably remember serial ports as the ancient nine-pin plugs you once used to hook up your mouse or joystick to your computer in the pre-USB dark ages. But tracking down devices that still use serial port connections isn’t so hard, it seems. In fact, according to H.D. Moore, any hacker can …

Infamous Gate to Hell Found in Turkey, Where It Continues to Breathe Its Deathly Air

<i>Inscription to the gods of the underworld at Pluto’s Gate. (all images from Francesco D’Andria, via Discovery News)</i><p>Missing for centuries, a storied …

Pretty Terrible | The Human Division #11: A Problem of Proportion, John Scalzi

The Human Division #11: A Problem of Proportion, John Scalzi<p>Oh hey! Look! IT’S THE PLOT.<p>HI PLOT, I MISSED YOU.<p>That’s right, in this, the eleventh …

Center of Gravity

• <b>Author:</b> Ian Douglas<p>In the evolution of every sentient race, there is a turning point when the species achieves transcendence through technology.<p>The warlike Sh’daar are determined that this monumental milestone will never be achieved by the creatures known as human.<p>On the far side of known human …

The Human Division #12: The Gentle Art of Cracking Heads

• <b>Author:</b> John Scalzi<p>The twelfth episode of <i>The Human Division,</i> John Scalzi's new thirteen-episode novel in the world of his bestselling <i>Old Man's War</i>. Beginning on January 15, 2013, a new episode of <i>The Human Division</i> will appear in e-book form every Tuesday.<p>United States Diplomat Danielle Lowen was …

Ready Player One

• <b>Author:</b> Ernest Cline<p><b>Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read</b><p><b>The worldwide bestseller—now a major motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg.</b><p>In the year 2045, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he's jacked …

Halo: Silentium

• <b>Author:</b> Greg Bear<p>In the last years of the Forerunner empire, chaos rules. The Flood--a horrifying shape-changing parasite--has arrived in force, aided by unexpected allies. Internal strife within the ecumene has desperately weakened Forerunner defenses.<p>Too little, too late, the legal rate of …

Shark Attacks On Humans Vs. Human Attacks On Sharks [Infographic]

You seriously have no idea how many more sharks are killed by people than people are killed by sharks.<p>Sharks have been mythologized in our culture as ruthless brutes and hunters, but the truth is humans are way, way more of a threat to sharks than sharks are to us. About 100 million sharks are …