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The Biggest Lingerie Trends to Try This Summer

Summer is right around the corner, and while you might be busy gathering the coolest necessities for an ideal seasonal wardrobe, there's one thing we …

Clothing

Macaulay Culkin Tells Ellen Why He Won't Watch 'Home Alone' In Rare Interview

Don't even think about asking him to do "the face."<p>Leave Macaulay Culkin alone, ya filthy animals.<p>The ’90s child star turned self-proclaimed “world-famous recluse” made a rare appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” on Monday. Culkin was there to talk about his lifestyle brand ― yes, Kevin …

Nikki Bella's First Post-Breakup Instagrams Are Very Interesting and a Little Heartbreaking

"Courage is the power to let go of the familiar."<p>John Cena and Nikki Bella announced their split last Sunday (just weeks before their wedding!) after being together for six years. Now, Nikki is speaking out (well, sort of!) on Instagram.<p>The 34-year-old wrestler posted the text of, “Courage is the …

Introducing the Hikari Box Tiny House Plans

Introducing the Hikari Box Tiny House Plans from Shelter Wise: Bright, Spacious and UncomplicatedIf you’re looking for a tiny house design that’s …

Photographer Responds To Horror Stories About Pumping At Work With Stunning Series

Horrified by the breastfeeding discrimination her peers faced, Jen Pan decided to fight it with photography.<p>A new photo series is raising awareness about workplace discrimination against breastfeeding moms.<p>Singapore-based photographer and nursing mom Jen Pan created "The Magical World of …

How A 17-Year-Old Craigslist-Swapped An Old Phone For A Porsche

Starting with an old cell phone a friend gave him, 17-year-old Steven Ortiz of Glendora, CA, used Craigslist to trade up 14 times over two years and …

MacBook Pro

Fallout 4 Nude Mods Get Even Better

With the initial batch of <i>Fallout 4</i> nude mods out of the way, over the past week dedicated modders have been creating even higher quality ones.<p>We can …

8 Things Your Homeowners' Insurance Won't Cover

Even a fully-loaded policy has some gaps.<p>If you snooze soundly at night knowing your beloved house is 110% covered by homeowners’ insurance, better …

Home Improvement

Oculus Connect 2 virtual reality event will stream live in VR

Tomorrow when the folks at Oculus show off the latest developments in their plan for VR world domination at the Oculus Connect 2 event, a select few will be able to experience remotely just as if they were there. If you have a Samsung Gear VR you can download the Next VR app and get your 360-degree …

Virtual Reality

Meet scientists' picks for the top 10 new species of 2015

Saturday is the 308th birthday of Carolus Linnaeus, the Swedish botanist who took it upon himself to classify all plants and animals on Earth. Taxonomists at the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry celebrate the occasion by highlighting 10 fascinating species that were discovered in …

Oklahoma girl’s rare syndrome prevents her from aging

Layla Qualls looks like a happy, 9- to 10-month-old baby— but she’s actually three years old. The Oklahoma girl was diagnosed with Syndrome X, which means she will never age.<p>Researchers from the University of California Los Angeles studied Layla as one of seven children found worldwide with …

How to Make a Plastic Mallet—Using Milk Jugs and a Toaster Oven

Melting your own HDPE would probably make OSHA say Oh Sh*t<p>Maker Peter Brown wanted a plastic mallet, but rather than buy one, decided to make one …

Kitchens

Canary's DIY security gadget promises lower insurance bills

Nearly two years after a hugely successful crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, the Canary all-in-one home monitoring device is available for sale online and at major retailers starting today, having shipped to all initial backers. Retail partners at launch include Amazon, Home Depot, Best Buy, and …

Home Automation

'TIE Fighter' Anime Short Hits All The Right Buttons

A new anime styled Star Wars short takes the side of the Empire and finally shows off what TIE Fighters can do in the right hands.<p>Taking lone animator Paul Johnson four years to create, the entire short is a definite love letter to 80’s style anime. From fantastically layered shading to full on …

Cook Rice Differently To Reduce Its Calories

Researchers say it can curb obesity in countries where rice is a staple<p>Rice, the base for cuisines all over the world, contains a lot of starch. That makes it delicious but also high in calories. While that may a boon for people who struggle to ingest enough calories each day, it’s becoming a …

How Tony Jaa Went From ‘The Next Bruce Lee’ To Rock Bottom — And Recovered To Star In ‘Furious 7’

Tony Jaa — the man touted as the “next Bruce Lee” — wasn’t in regular form. Worldwide audiences were used to seeing Jaa dripping with sweat, his hair slicked and his muscles bubbling to the surface. He was a hero in his native Thailand, revered for his incredible athleticism and on-screen magnetism …

Animation

Watch a baby hummingbird grow up | @GrrlScientist

For “Caturday”, I share a lovely video created by one of my birding pals that captures a mother hummingbird as she raises her son from hatching to fledging<p>Spring is springing! Already, a few of my Seattle birding pals have spotted hummingbird nests. Thus, since today is “Caturday”, I was inspired …

Birds

A Frog Riding a Beetle: Is This a Real Wildlife Photo or a Bunch of BS?

Photos of a frog riding a beetle have been flooding the Internet over the past month. Think it looks cute and adorable? Reactions to the series of …

Panel Recommends New, Better HPV Vaccine

Children and young adults should get Merck’s new HPV vaccine to prevent various forms of cancer, including cervical cancer, federal advisers said Thursday.<p>The Gardasil 9 vaccine protects against more strains of the human papillomavirus (HPV) that causes cervical cancer, throat cancer and several …

A Short and Sweet Video Tutorial on How to Capture a Night Sky Time-Lapse with Your DSLR

UK-based videographer Cal Thomson recently got into astrophotography and creating time-lapses of the starry night sky. After receiving good responses …

'Final Fantasy 7' Headed For PS4

One of the most commonly requested remakes in the Final Fantasy canon has always been that of Final Fantasy 7. This also being the first game in the series that used 3D graphics on the original PlayStation back in 1997.<p>More recently players could download the archived version via the PlayStation …

With Cortana on Windows 10, Microsoft's bringing its virtual assistant full circle

After watching early footage of Microsoft's virtual assistant Cortana in Windows 10 (below), its impending takeover of the Microsoft Borg seems inevitable. There's a lot riding on Cortana, after all. After being released in the U.S. earlier this year, it's now slowly rolling out across the globe. …

The Surprising History and Future of Boob Job Fever

Alright, I admit it: I'm a straight woman, and I like big boobs. What can I say? I find them beautiful and, with their supple curves and bounce, more than a little erotic. I've skimmed the pages of <i>Playboy</i> more than once, and not just for the admittedly great articles. During sex, I'll also …

Tax forms could pose challenge for HealthCare.gov

WASHINGTON (AP) — If you got health coverage through President Obama's law this year, you'll need a new form from your insurance exchange before you can file your tax return next spring.<p>Some tax professionals are worried that federal and state insurance marketplaces won't be able to get those forms …

TiVo targets cord cutters with new over-the-air DVR

TiVo may have a number of lucrative partnerships with pay TV operators, but the company isn’t giving up on cord cutters either: On Monday, TiVo …

Hands On With Google’s Incredibly Clever Cardboard Virtual Reality Headset

Each year at I/O, Google gives all of the developers in the audience a gift. Some years it’s a tablet. Some years it’s a laptop.<p>This year? It was a piece of cardboard. Yeah, yeah, they gave attendees some other stuff, too — but that cardboard!<p>Once you tear the seal on Google’s lil’ slab of …

How To Make Your Own #Cardboard VR Goggles

Google really spoiled developers attending its I/O conference yesterday by handing out a piece of cardboard. Not just any piece of cardboard, though. Pull the tab on this Amazon-esque package, reconfigure its pieces, slot in your phone and viola, your very own cardboard VR Goggles.<p>Out of the box, …