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Awesome things that hide secret powers: For the Pac-Man fan, this mug reveals its best feature when hot

Top Ten Insane Nicolas Cage Performances

I am sorry to inform you, but Nicolas Cage is one of the greatest actors of our time. I am not saying this because he is, technically, one of the …

Cool T-shirt, Graphic Tee, Funny Shirt, Gift for Him, Bear, Screen Printed, Animal Tee, Unisex Tee, Cotton, Navy Tee, Printed in America

Many have speculated as to what the Haymaker T-shirt means.<p>Is it Chuck Norris or Paul Bunyon knocking out a bear on a shirt?<p>Or might it represent the Cold War since the bear has Russian on it and the guy on the tee looks American?<p>Maybe it's a t-shirt with an image of your dad or boyfriend on it? A …

The Story Behind Nas's 'Illmatic' Is Almost as Great as the Album Itself

Nas's vignettes about day-to-day life in the Queensbridge projects are not just paeans to New York City. The songs on his 1994 debut <i>Illmatic</i> give us a sense of the tastes and smells that defined a generation of urban youth.<p><i>Nas's debut LP</i> Illmatic <i>is often called the best hip hop album ever</i> …

6 motorcycle movies worth watching

The fine art of the motorcycle movie has hit a speed hump in recent years. Raw and gritty paens to the alternative lifestyle are harder to find. And easy access to broadcast-quality DSLR recording has caused a rise in quantity rather than quality.<p>But it’s not all showers of sparks from angle …

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The world's most hi-tech hotels

A robot concierge waiting politely to take your luggage, personalised mood-lighting at the swipe of an iPad and virtual postcards. This is just a taster of what’s on offer at the world’s most hi-tech hotels.<p><b>Novotel München Messe, Munich</b><p>Here, guests are not only welcomed by a real concierge, but …

Does the human eye prove that God exists?

Darwin was baffled by it; Christians see it as evidence of the divine. Will science ever unlock the secrets of the human eye?<p><b>When the body of Dr Yoshiki Sasai,</b> an eminent Japanese biologist, was discovered in August this year, his death was widely mourned across the world of <b>science</b>. Not just for …

A Massive & Now Complete Chart Comparing the Sizes of Famous Spaceships From Movies, TV Shows, & Video Games

German artist Dirk Loechel recently added even more ships to his massive and now complete chart (see previously) comparing the sizes of famous …

Destiny is a blockbuster shooter that has everything … except a soul (review)

<i>Check out our Reviews Vault for past game reviews.</i><p>Activision’s Destiny, available now and reviewed here on PlayStation 4, is a massively multiplayer online shooter. And in many ways, it’s a role-playing game.<p>It’s a lot of things, actually.<p>Destiny is scoring a perfect headshot with your upgraded …

Retail Hallucinations And The Pointlessness Of Owning A PlayStation 4 or Xbox One

I gave it back. I could have afforded it, but only just barely and it would have hurt. So after a little less than a month with a PlayStation 4 I returned it to its chemical-scented packaging and got my money back. Sony’s newest console is one of the fastest selling game machines in the history of …

NHL 15 review: thin ice

NHL 15 missteps badly in its introduction to the current console generation<p><i>NHL 15</i> is astounding in all the wrong ways.<p>EA Sports' NHL franchise has been a rock for fans of sports video games, a consistently solid series and a perennial contender for sports game of the year. Developer EA Canada built …

Destiny sells more than $325M in first five days — and publisher Activision's stock takes a dive

Destiny sold through to consumers more than $325 million worth in its first five days, making it the best-selling video game franchise of all time. But publisher Activision Blizzard’s investors evidently took this as negative news, as the company’s stock price has fallen 3 percent in trading …

Gaming News & Reviews

More on Gamespresso<p>The release of Mass Effect: Andromeda is only two weeks away, and every day, EA and BioWare tease something new about th... Read …

The 12 greatest things in hockey video game history

This week saw the release of <i>NHL 15</i> by EA Sports, and the crowd went … <i>‘meh.’</i><p>IGN ran its negative review under the headline “Empty Net.” It has a score …

Destiny: Review In Progress Discussion - Day 2

Where's the meat?<p>My third day of livestreaming the Destiny review in progress is done and done, and I spent a large chunk of it getting dusted in The …

Carbon Steel Utility Knives from Civilware

Wandering through the wilderness, far from civilization, has both inherent benefits and risks. The more remote you get, the more you'll want gear that's sure to perform no matter what you come up against. Inspired by his own experience in the desert, professional skateboarder Geoff Rowley founded …

WD Announces the Ultimate On-Location Hard Drive with WiFi and an SD Slot Built Right In

It’s not often a portable hard drive catches our eye, but the newest offering from Western Digital feels like it was built specifically for …

Molten Metal Meets Wood to Create One of a Kind Furniture

Product designer Hilla Shamia combined molten aluminum with wood to create a fascinating series of furniture where the molten metal not only seeps …

3 Simple Things That Will Make You 10% Happier

Ever been really stressed? So stressed you nearly freak out?<p>This happened to Dan Harris… <i>in front of 5 million people</i>.<p><b>On June 7th, 2004, Dan was a</b> …

Smoke Bubbles Carry Projection Mapped Messages Of Kids Talking To Aliens

Justin Dwyer's "Floating Worlds" imagines what it might be like if children could ask aliens questions—by blowing bubbles.<p>Barring universe-is-a-2D-hologram theories, there's a good chance that, out here, spinning silently in the vast emptiness of space, we're not alone. Be it intelligent life or …

Lego chocolate design

L’artista e designer giapponese Akihiro Mizuuchi ha provato a far diventare realtà il sogno di ogni bambino, trasformando i mitici mattoncini …

5 Fool-Proof Ways to End Procrastination Today

“Never put off till tomorrow what may be done the day after tomorrow,” quipped Mark Twain. Waiting until later is one of life’s guilty secrets, but …

He Caught All 719 Pokémon

Gotta catch ‘em all! Matthew Sullivan did just that: he caught all 719 Pokémon, a project that started in his childhood and became an obsession as he …

Banksy’s ‘Better Out Than In’ New York Residency is Now a Book by Ray Mock | Colossal

<p>If you enjoyed Banksy’s wild romp through the streets of New York last year as part of his ‘Better Out than In’ residency, the entire 31 days is now …

Cute Anime-Style DC and Marvel Comic Book Superheros Made Out of LEGO Bricks

Honk Kong-based artist Ieyasu Tse (a.k.a. “TKH“) has created a collection of cute anime-style DC and Marvel comic book superheros out of LEGO bricks. …

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Studio Ghibli Forever, Beyond Borders: this week’s new film events

Studio Ghibli Forever, Manchester<p>The news that Studio Ghibli is taking a “pause” sent shockwaves across the internet earlier this year. That was mostly due to the fact that western journalists translated hiatus incorrectly and therefore told the world Ghibli was closing for good. The last week of …

Two Couples Race to See Who Can Put Together an IKEA Desk the Fastest

BuzzFeedYellow pitted two couples — one together for 10 years, and one just recently dating — against one another to see who could put together an …