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Guy Jumps Up And Down Until His Inflatable Pool Becomes A Wave Pool

This looks crazy fun.

The World's Most Valuable Companies, Charted

In the world of Extremely, Extremely Valuable Companies, it's big tech and then all the rest. Take a look at this fascinating chart which compares …

China Viewed From Above

Simply a collection of some amazing recent aerial images showing the vast diversity of landscapes across China, from cities to mountains, deserts to sea shores, and much more.

Photos

4 of the Most Dangerous Hikes in the World

Hiking, by most accounts, involves nothing more than putting one foot in front of the other over and over until you reach your final destination. …

Hiking

Why Smart People Make Stupid Decisions

We’ve all been there.<p>We make what we think is a rational decision. And then seconds, minutes or days later we wonder “What was I thinking?!” Was it a temporary lapse of sanity? Were we just distracted and decided anyway?<p>We knew it wasn’t the right decision or the best decision, but in that moment, …

Critical Thinking

You Have to See This STAR WARS Art From ILM's Contest Winners

Time-lapse video taken from space captures entire year on earth

NASA’s EPIC camera, situated in space between Earth and the sun on the Deep Space Climate Observatory satellite, has captured one year’s worth of images of Earth. NASA compiled 3,000 of these images into a time-lapse and released it on Wednesday, July 20.<p>EPIC takes a photo every two hours, …

Ken Block's Gymkhana 8 Is an Outrageous Drifting Tour of Dubai

You won't believe what the Hoonigan gets into.<p>Ken Block's Gymkhana is back, and this time it has the backdrop of Dubai. There's everything you'd expect in a car video from the United Arab Emirates: Ridiculous hypercars, a police fleet that would put most millionaires' car collections to shame, and …

United Arab Emirates

Giant Waves at Mavericks Surf Contest: Pictures

Northern California

Si no crees en el amor, este corto te hará creer en las matemáticas

¿Qué posibilidades hay de encontrar el amor de tu vida si tienes muy mala suerte? Este encantador corto responde a esa pregunta con un divertido …

Watch the Entire 50-Plus-Year Evolution of the Porsche 911

The joke about Porsche never changing the design of the 911 is, at best, played out. Yes, the car has maintained a similar silhouette over the last five decades of its existence. Yes, the engine is still at the wrong end of the chassis. But underneath that steadfastly teardrop-shaped body, a whole …

This Tiny, Big-Wheeled Russian Truck Can Tackle Basically Any Terrain

It's adorably capable.<p>If you're driving around off-road in the Russian wilderness, you are going to come across all sorts of snow, ice, mud, dirt, logs, you name it. So if you're taking your all terrain vehicle to Siberia, it better be able to tackle <i>all</i> terrains. And from the looks of it, these …

This travel photographer takes his dog around the world with him

Hunter Lawrence is a photographer that specializes in incredibly unique shots of nature.<p>He has worked with a number of national brands and isn't stopping anytime soon.

Este corto sobre un repartidor espacial te sacará una buena sonrisa

Repartir paquetes en el espacio no es nada fácil, y menos si uno tiene tendencia a dormirse en el trabajo. Johnny Express es un divertidísimo corto …

Formula 1 Driver Drives His F1 Car On A Ski Slope

You know Max Verstappen knows what he's doing when the wheel is turned completely to the left and the car is still going straight.

Google uses tiny cameras to capture adorable mini Street View

Tour the streets and railways of Germany's Miniatur Wunderland.<p>When you think of Google Street View, you'll probably get visions of the company's camera-mounted cars or its colossal Trekker backpacks. The search giant has sent them to some of the world's most picturesque locations, but for its …

Ricky Gervais Opened The Golden Globes With A Truly Cringeworthy Monologue

Ricky Gervais opened The Golden Globes by mocking all of Hollywood, making jokes covering everyone from Caitlyn Jenner to Sean Penn.

Golden Globes

Time’s (Almost) Reversible Arrow

The laws of physics work both forward and backward in time. So why does time seem to move in only one direction? One potential answer may also reveal …

A Pessimist's Guide to the World in 2016

A Pessimist's Guide to the World in 2016<p>By Flavia Krause-Jackson, Mira Rojanasakul, and John Fraher<p>December 15, 2015<p>Oil prices soar after Islamic …

Is This Homemade Expanding Table Magic?

Adding leaves to expand a wooden table can be a pain. It's much easier (and much cooler) to just rotate the table's top to expand it.

Homemade

The 20 Most Beautiful Places in Italy

Few parts of the world can claim so rich a store of art, architecture, music, and food—or so intense a range of natural beauty, from craggy mountains to verdant hills to coasts of shattering beauty. No list of "bests" or "tops" from among the thousands of possibilities could be definitive. So …

Santa Diving in Japanese Aquarium: Pictures

Kids

Bill Nye Explains Everything You Need to Know About Earth's Changing Climate

You’d have to live in an underwater cave to have missed the news that human activity is warming the planet. But climate change is a really complex …

Bill Nye

A professor has calculated how much blowing up the Death Star in 'Star Wars' would set back gross galactic product

World War II helped to shake the US out of the Great Depression. The Civil War set the economy of the Southern US back for generations.<p>Now you can add to those annals of financial catastrophes the Rebel Alliance's destruction of the Galactic Empire's Death Star.<p>Zachary Feinstein, a professor at …

Great Depression

World Record Slackline Run Will Leave Your Palms Sweaty

Never before have we *wanted* something to be fake, strictly out of concern. Because walking across a 500 meter rope tied between two rock formations …

World Records

This is BMW’s baby four-door saloon for China, and it's rather lovely

No, this isn’t a BMW 3-Series from an alternate universe where the BMW 3-Series stayed the same size, generation on generation. It is, in fact, the …