Sakkie van Zyl

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Nexus 5 Teardown: (Almost) No Glue For You

The folks at iFixit got their hands on Google's new Nexus 5, and did what they do best — tore it apart. And they liked what they saw.<p>Since Nexus 5 …

A 16th-Century Ice Superhighway Helped Build China's Forbidden City

The Forbidden City in Beijing was at least partially constructed with the help of an "artificial ice path," a 70-kilometer frozen superhighway …

The Ten Most Unbelievable Abandoned Car Factories

A massive building with broken windows. A large but empty piece of tarmac somewhere in Michigan. A hidden test track in the woods. There are so many …

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See LSD Guru Timothy Leary's Unfinished Video Games

What happens when one of the most influential figures of 1960s psychedelic counterculture turns his eyes to video games? We went to the New York …

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Here's how much video game graphics have improved over 30 years

The wonderful folks at The Art of the Title specialize in putting together compilation videos of, you guessed it, title sequences. They can be from …

It may sound impossible but scientists have discovered a new body part

After centuries of medical science I thought doctors knew every single bit of the human body. Incredibly enough, ScienceDaily reports on the …

These animations of famous paintings are freaking hilarious

Not all of us can stand and stare at artwork and pretend to be impressed and then stare again and then focus in on how the brushstrokes add up to the …