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15 Gin Cocktails You’re Missing Out On

There's nothing like a few cheeky gin cocktails to wet your whistle. These classic drinks are perfect for every season.<p>Say hello to the …

Wine & Spirits

Photographer Creates Crazy Time-Lapse of Two Record-Setting Rock Climbers

Have you ever wondered what climbing one of the world's most aesthetic pieces of granite looks like? Watch this awe-inspiring video to find …

Climbing

Why Trump Is Panicking

The raids on his attorney’s files are extremely dangerous for the president.<p>“Attorney-client privilege is dead,” according to President Donald Trump, who unleashed an angry Twitter tirade this week in response to search warrants executed at the office, home and hotel room of his personal attorney, …

Donald Trump

39 Great Whiskeys You Can Actually Find at Your Liquor Store

Here’s the truth about most “Best Whiskeys” lists you’ll find online: a slideshow of rare Pappy Van Winkles and Macallan Lalique releases aren’t …

See If You Can Solve This Tricky Coin-Flipping Riddle

Make sure your head is in working order before trying to solve this riddle from TED-Ed, because it's a stumper.<p>Here's the scenario: You're an …

'Suddenly it was total mayhem': Australian inventors celebrate success of revolutionary bee hive

Three years ago, a father and son in Australia finally unveiled a device they had spent a decade inventing: a beehive that releases honey via a tap, without needing to handle the bees.<p>The pair, Stuart and Cedar Anderson, who live in the hinterland near Byron Bay in eastern Australia, an area …

Insects

Man’s Rectum Falls Out As He Plays Mobile Games On Toilet For Too Long

A man spent too much time on the toilet while playing mobile games. At the end of it, his rectum fell out of his body.<p>The incident took place in …

Alligators make do in frozen zoo enclosure in ‘amazing’ display of survival: expert

In a rarely seen occurrence, video released on Monday showed alligators trying to stay alive in a frozen North Carolina pond by sticking their snouts …

Can You Spot the Leopard Hiding in This Photo?

Photographer Inger Vandyke captures a sneaky cat stalking its prey<p>Making the internet rounds is this incredible shot by nature photographer Inger …

Astronomers Want to Send a Probe to That Interstellar Asteroid, But There's a Catch

They'd better hurry!<p>It's not every day that an asteroid from outside the Solar System comes whizzing past your front door. In fact, it's only ever …

The Switch to Outdoor LED Lighting Has Completely Backfired

To reduce energy consumption, many jurisdictions around the world are transitioning to outdoor LED lighting. But as new research shows, this …

Aurora borealis livecam catches spectacular meteor strike

A livecam meant to watch the northern lights also catches the daytime-bright arrival of a meteor coming in for a landing.<p>It's a scenic view from Lapland. There's a faint glow on the dark horizon and a quaint snow-covered cottage. Then it all lights up like daytime. Off to the side, a streak of …

Northern Lights

See NASA's wild supersonic Mars parachute test unfurl

NASA's Mars 2020 rover will receive a special escort down to the red planet with the help of a supersonic parachute system.<p>NASA's next Mars rover will hopefully land with the gentleness of a parent setting a baby into a crib. The space agency just tested its Advanced Supersonic Parachute Inflation …

European Space Agency

Tips of the Week: Spring Board Clamping, Rubber Band Hands, and Why Extra Parts Equal Beer!

<i>Tips of the Week is our weekly peek at some of the best making tips, tricks, and recommendations we’ve discovered in our travels. Check in every Friday to see what we’ve discovered. And we want to hear from you. Please share your tips, shortcuts, best practices, and tall shop tales in the comments</i> …

Woodworking

Hunt for meteorites in your own yard

You can collect micrometeorites anywhere.<p>When you picture a meteorite, you probably imagine a massive hunk of space rock hurtling its way through Earth’s atmosphere. The objects that survive this trip sell for tens of thousands of dollars at auctions, become parts of museum displays, and make …

Meteorites

Become a Lego person with this DIY cardboard costume

Feeling ambitious this Halloween? Go for brick with this Lego minifig costume how-to video.<p>Halloween is one day a year when you can become almost anything you want to be, including a small, plastic, vaguely humanoid toy. A how-to video released on Sunday takes us inside the process of creating a …

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

The grilled-chicken recipe so brilliant it’s got an Ivy League name

As long as she can remember, for the same two weeks every summer, 62-year-old Reenie Baker Sandsted has been in the same place: Baker's Chicken Coop at the New York State Fair.<p>"It has always been a part my life," Sandsted says, taking a break from behind the counter one day in late August to sit at …

BBQ

Finalists of the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards — Bird In Flight

Here Are the Real Boundaries of American Metropolises, Decided by an Algorithm

How is the U.S. actually split geographically?<p>When we think about where we live, usually our ideas start with political boundaries—we’d say we live …

University of Sheffield

The Fascinating Photographic Process That Makes Changes In the Air Visible to the Naked Eye

In a fascinating episode of Veritasium, host Derek Muller explains the science behind Schlieren imaging, the specific process by which those things …

Before Its Death, Cassini Has Sent Us The Closest-Ever View of Saturn's Rings

These pictures are incredible.<p>In the months leading up to its final flight on 15 September, Cassini has been working like mad. Since April, it has …

DNA confirms Viking remains belonged to a female military leader

For over 130 years, researchers assumed a Viking warrior and military leader whose remains were found in Sweden was a man. Now, new DNA testing has …

For Teens Knee-Deep In Negativity, Reframing Thoughts Can Help

"Why didn't she text me back yet? She doesn't like me anymore!"<p>"There's no way I'm trying out for the team. I suck at basketball"<p>"It's not fair that I have a curfew!"<p>Sound familiar? Parents of tweens and teens often shrug off such anxious and gloomy thinking as normal irritability and moodiness — …

Self-help

Google reveals the top things people want to find out ‘How to’ do

Google has a new website compiled using search data and built by its News Lab, working together with Xaquin G.V., an interactive visual data journalist. The site uses data related to searches made by users about “How To” do things, which represents a massive amount of activity on Google, it turns …

Turning an Angle Grinder into a Multitool

While many of us may not likely go through all of this effort to turn our lowly angle grinders into multitool powerhouses, there is a lot to be inspired by here. In this series of videos, Finnish maker and professional metal worker and welder, Tuomas Soikkeli, turns a Bosch angle grinder into a …

This Perfectly Preserved Dinosaur Is One in a Billion

He was digging for oil. What he struck instead is far more interesting.<p>Six years ago, a heavy machine operator was stripping away soft sandstone rock …

Grilling: 8 easy steps to your own barbecue

Thinking of buying a bbq for the summer? Why not build one yourself!<p>If there is one thing a lot of South Africans love doing, it’s to stand around an …

Home Improvement

Genius pet owner turned old-school TV into posh dog bed

A very good dog deserves a very good bed, not the boring ones you can buy at a pet store.<p>Fortunately, that's where some good ole crafting comes …

12 Off-the-Wall Job Interview Questions and What They Mean

Interviews are perhaps the most nerve-wracking part of a job hunt. Will they ask you about your strengths and weaknesses, or will they ask you how …

Employment