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Your New Post-Workout Drink: Beer!

Why you might want to chase your race with an ice-cold brew<p>If you crack open a cold one after a half marathon or adventure race, choose carefully: Australian research suggests that low-alcohol beer with a pinch of salt added can help you rehydrate better than a boozier brew would. This works only …

Funny Pics of the Day - NeatoPicto June 26, 2014

Bald Head Helmet<p>If you love funny pics, check out our LOLpic NeatoPicto today for fun stuff like these:<p>Patrick Star Wheel<p>Gluten-Free<br>Sheet Metal<p>Beer …

Outrageous Entries From The Beard & Moustache Championships

These days, beards are the international symbol of the hipster.<p>Growing in their kilometres, these wiry rugs of goodness hang off men (and some …

Cell Phones in the Classroom

Is It Time for a Classroom Cellphone Ban? A study says even smart students are often distracted by messages and social networking.<br>*<br>The Amazing …

14 Fantastically Fun Lego Tattoos

We’ve seen librarian tattoos, ink inspired by <i>Twin Peaks</i>, math-related tats and some of the strangest geek tattoos ever created, but now it’s time to …

31 Essential Science Fiction Terms And Where They Came From

There are so many words and phrases that we use in science fiction—and even science—without giving it much thought. But where did we get terms like …

Boob And Sock Money Not Welcome Here

If you’re in the habit of keeping your cash in your “chest of wonders”, or conveniently tucking it into your sock, then you’d better reconsider where …

11 Geeky Bras

We’ve featured geek wedding dresses, jewelry, tattoos, and shoes, but what about that which lies beneath—the stuff only those special to a particular …

Art

Fast Food Ads vs. Reality Experiment

(YouTube link)<p>You’ve seen posts about how different actual fast food looks from the ads they present, but MediocreFilms takes it one step further. …

28 Historical Photos of Dads Doing Dad Things

As you celebrate Dad today, take a look back at fathers through the years. All photos and captions via Getty Images.<p><b>1. 1865: Two children enjoying an</b> …

Beer Facts That Will Change The Way You Look At Breweries

Pour yourself a pint and raise a glass to some of the more interesting stories in brewing history. This short video highlights some odd tales from …

Digital Video and Imaging Expert Tim Jenison Hypothesizes Vermeer Used an Optical Machine to Create His Paintings

The Music Lesson <i>by Johannes Vermeer</i><p>In this fascinating Boing Boing post, digital video and imaging expert Tim Jenison presents his intriguing …

Art

9 Star Wars Guitars

The music of <i>Star Wars</i> was John Williams' themes from a symphony orchestra, with the exception of that little performance by the alien Cantina Band. …

Yahoo!

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100 Different Ways to Reimagine Junked Bike Parts into Artsy, Pop Culture Posters

There's something glow-y about a person who truly loves what they're doing. For Jennifer Beatty, the glow comes through in her upcycled art. She …

Posters

The Making of Ghostbusters: How Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis, and “The Murricane” Built “The Perfect Comedy”

From a potential lead who died of a drug overdose to a marshmallow man suit that went up in flames, Ghostbusters looked like anything but a slam-dunk when Columbia Pictures made it. How Dan Aykroyd’s big idea led to an all-time comedy classic.<p>For the record, <b>Dan Aykroyd</b> really does believe in …

21 Things You Might Not Know About Gremlins

The other big movie that opened on June 8, 1984, was <i>Gremlins</i>. It was a big weekend. The weird horror/comedy for kids is 30 years old. Doesn't that …

America's Only Humor Site

Sometimes it’s the smallest details that turn out to be the most insane to get right.<p>60<p>By CRACKED Readers<br>• /<br>• May 28, 2018<p>Let's talk about olive oil, …

Star Wars x Vans Classics Spring/Summer 2014 Footwear Collection

Aligning with the Dark Side, Vans introduces two colorways of the Authentic featuring Boba Fett and Stormtrooper characters. The Boba Fett camo …

Star Wars

LEGO Mini Cooper

Giving the LEGO VW Camper Van a run for its money, the beloved toy makers have once again tapped the automotive world for their latest release – the …

‘Skull-A-Day’, An Art Book Featuring the First 365 Skulls from Noah Scalin’s Skull-A-Day Project

Noah Scalin of the Skull-A-Day project is compiling all 365 skulls from the first year of the project into a new book, <i>Skull-A-Day</i>. Scalin is raising …

Kickstarter

LEGO To Release Female Scientist Figurines

A trio of female scientists—an astronomer, a paleontologist and a chemist—are coming to the LEGO universe later this summer. The series was selected …

Dragon Ball

The Real-Life Science Behind The Summer's Most Outrageous Sci-Fi Movies

When inhumans attack<p>Mechanized suits, alien apes, dinosaur robots -- this summer's blockbusters are brimming with scientific-sounding conceits. But is there any real science to back them up? While you watch, here's something to chew on (besides the popcorn).<p><b>DIGITAL EFFECT: AN ALIEN-BLASTING</b> …

Eggs in the UK are Different from Eggs in the US

If you recall the post on Big American Refrigerators, it was mentioned that Americans refrigerate eggs because regulations require the removal of the …

Baby Taco

(Photo: unknown)<p>If your kid looks like this, and you haven't put her in a taco costume, it's time to take a break from your diet.<p>FYI: Tabasco sauce …

20 Things You Didn't Know About the Console Wars

Video games were supposed to be a fad whose time had come and gone with Pong. Then Nintendo happened, and the niche arcade manufacturer burst into …

Everything You Never Knew About The Making Of Escape From New York

John Carpenter’s 1981 film <i>Escape From New York</i> had a low budget for such an ambitious movie, but the producers and crew made it work somehow. It was …

Why Does Bacon Smell So Good?

It is an immutable fact that nothing will get a person's mouth watering like the smell of bacon cooking. Even my mother, who has kept a mostly …

Central Africa

Nailing Bike Thieves in San Francisco

Have you ever had your bike stolen? Meet your new best friend, Officer Matt Friedman of the SFPD. He sets out "bait bikes" and gleefully takes down …