Micheal Danbom

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Are you capable of loving anything as much as dogs love playing in water fountains?

Douse yourself in the joy of dogs frolicking in water fountains.<p>Welcome to summer, humans.

Pets

Super slow-motion video of lightning reveals hidden parts of each bolt

Lightning is a deadly and mysterious force on this planet, and scientists studying it have turned to modern photography techniques to try to unravel …

Obama to Name Stonewall Inn First National Monument to Gay Rights

WASHINGTON — New York's iconic Stonewall Inn, where the modern gay rights movement took root, will become the first national monument honoring the history of gays and lesbians in the U.S. under a proposal President Barack Obama is preparing to approve.<p>Designating the small swath of land will mark a …

21 Moments That Defined 1990s Fashion

References to the '90s are everywhere, from slip dresses and logomania to mom jeans and an unexpected obsession with Helmut Lang. Here, 21 quintessential sartorial moments that defined a decade to always be cherished.

Helmut Lang

Floofy, flying labradoodle gets an equally majestic Photoshop battle

Some pictures are too cute for words, but not too cute for a photoshop battle.<p>A fluffy labradoodle captured the hearts and minds of the subreddit …

Rad little snowboarder falls asleep while standing

He was just shredding too hard, brah.<p>We've all been so tired that we can barely keep our eyes open, but this little dude takes extreme sleeping to …

Extreme Sports

Lytro’s 755 megapixel Cinema light field camera is going to kill the green screen

Lytro is taking its rich, volumetric 3D camera capture technology into the world of TV and film.<p>The company’s light field solution is a truly beautiful technology that may eventually be in every camera we snap a shot or video with. The tech essentially uses data on all of the available light in a …

Augmented Reality

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - Trailer 1

First Syrians leave for U.S. under sped up resettlement program

The first Syrian family to be resettled in the U.S. under a speeded-up "surge operation" for refugees left Jordan on Wednesday for Kansas City, …

BBC's 'His Dark Materials' series finds its writer

One of fantasy's most beloved trilogies is finally getting the adaptation it deserves.<p>The BBC announced Tuesday that Philip Pullman's groundbreaking</i> …

Books

Qantas flight did an epic circle for 8 hours then landed in next city

It was a long flight to nowhere for passengers onboard a Qantas flight on Monday evening.<p>Flight QF9 from Melbourne to Dubai spent nearly eight hours …

Virgin America was just ranked the best U.S. airline — too bad it was just sold

On the same day Virgin America announced it had accepted a buyout offer from Alaska Airlines, an important annual airline rating study once again …

Inside Liam, Apple's super-secret, 29-armed robot that tears down your iPhone

CUPERTINO, Calif — I’m standing in a warehouse parking lot at an undisclosed location just a few miles from Apple’s headquarters here.<p>The company, …

9 non-transphobic things you should fear when using a public restroom

Over a dozen states are considering legislation that would make it illegal for trans and gender nonconforming people to use the restroom of their …

LGBTQI

Here's What Obama Said at SXSW About Apple vs. FBI

Addressing for the first time the issues raised by Apple (APPL) vs. FBI, President Obama spoke for nearly 12 minutes at South By Southwest Friday …

Privacy

Japan and trains: The love affair

Snowfall causing train delays is nothing new. In the UK, where I'm from, this happens with hilarious, infuriating regularity. But last week, the first snow of 2016 brought Tokyo's central railway lines and Metro to a halt: hour-long delays between stations normally located <i>minutes</i> apart, packed …

Trains

Netflix is bringing 'Jessica Jones' back for a second season

Netflix is determined to start 2016 with a bang. As part of a broader premier announcement, the streaming service has revealed that <i>Jessica Jones</i> is getting a second season at some point in the near future. The move isn't exactly shocking given both Netflix's marketing blitz for the show, its …

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' broke several movie records

If you suspected that <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> would smash box office records when you saw the lengthy queues at your local theater, you made a pretty good guess. Disney expects the adventures of Finn, Poe and Rey to set an all-time domestic debut record with an estimated $238 million haul. The …

This Scottish Highlands route rivals the best roads in the world

North Coast 500<p>A winding Highlands road trip on Scotland's Route 66<p>North Coast 500<p>A winding Highlands road trip on Scotland's Route 66<p>SCOTLAND — …

Not one Paris attacker has been identified as a Syrian refugee

In the wake of the Paris attacks, politicians in the United States and Europe are claiming that the movement of refugees and migrants across Europe's …

Photographs of Australian weather will excite and frighten you

Australia has a lot of things going for it: great beaches, a big, beautiful rock smack bang in the centre of it, and an island right at the bottom …

6 things the new 'Star Trek' TV series needs to do

The <i>Star Trek</i> franchise is about to have its own voyage home.<p>On Monday, CBS announced plans to produce a new TV series based on the nearly 50-year-old …

REI will close its doors on Black Friday to encourage everyone to go outside

Outdoor retailer Recreational Equipment, Inc., known as REI, has announced it will buck Black Friday and close its 143 stores on the Friday after …

Preliminary data clocked Hurricane Patricia's winds on Mexico coast at 185 mph

The day after the Western Hemisphere's strongest hurricane on record plowed into the coast of western Mexico, the extent of the damage and the …

Weather

US Airways takes off: A look back at the now former airline

Taking off<p>Saying goodbye to US Airways<p>Taking off<p>Saying goodbye to US Airways<p>On Saturday at 6:18 a.m. local time, the last US Airways flight was …

Aviation

Saying goodbye to US Airways as the final flight takes to the skies

The very last US Airways flight takes to the sky on Friday.<p>By most measures, the airline has already been absorbed into American Airlines, but Friday …

Teenager solves Rubik's Cube in 5.77 seconds, makes us all question our abilities

This video from the 2015 Rubik’s Cube China Championship shows Australian contender Feliks Zemdegs solving a Rubik's Cube in 5.77 seconds.<p>Although …

Photographer finds the mystery couple from dazzling wedding photo

Though photographer Sam Yeldham deals mostly in gorgeous shots of Sydney sunsets, a coincidence this past weekend led to his first wedding photo of a …

The 'X-Files' trailer has arrived, and it's even better than you imagined

The official <i>X-Files</i> trailer — which first aired Monday night in two parts during new episodes of <i>Gotham</i> and <i>Minority Report</i> — has officially landed …