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George Lucas didn't remake 'Empire Strikes Back,' you did

Given recent events, it can be difficult to remember that the internet is capable of pretty awesome stuff sometimes. Case in point: this super-cool shot-for-shot fan remake of <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i> that uses some 480 different filmmaking techniques. Spotted by <i>Digg</i>, it runs the gamut from …

100-Year-Old Negatives Discovered in Block of Ice in Antarctica

For the past 100 years, a box of never-before-seen negatives has been preserved in a block of ice in Antarctica. Recently, Conservators of the New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust came across the 22 exposed, but unprocessed, cellulose nitrate negatives during an attempt to restore an old …

The Most ’90s Thing That Could Ever Exist

The zeitgeist summed perfectly in one technological artifact, which is a VHS tape promoting Windows 95, starring Jennifer Aniston and Matthew Perry.<p>Wow.<p>Just. Wow.<p>This image is bouncing around on Twitter thanks to Jehan Ranasinghe, who dug this thing up, presumably with a time machine, and then …

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Best Cooking Campfire Layout

<b>Best cooking campfire layout</b> <b><br>The “Keyhole” campfire</b><br>Cooking those delicious campfire recipes is a lot easier when you have the right campfire layout – …

The 7 Best Gear Websites

I love my job. Playing with gear is clearly the highlight of my day and getting to geek out while writing about it is a relatively close second. But reading about what's new is also pretty high on the pleasure scale right now. With more people buying gear online, the need for quality reviews is …

Backcountry, Cabela's, Jenson USA, Moosejaw Coupons and Cash Back

Create a free account today and earn Cash Back when you shop — it's that simple ✌️<p>Earn Cash Back at 400+ Stores Too Good To Be True?<p>This Week Only - …

Aurisonics Rockets Next Generation In Ear Monitors (video)

If you live an active lifestyle and are fed up with your ear buds falling out of your ears, you might be interested in the newly created Aurisonics …

This Water Droplet Maze Is Mesmerizing

Watch it in action. Plus: learn something about the Leidenfrost effect.<p>Have you heard of the Leidenfrost effect? If not, it's about to be your favorite effect. If yes, same.<p>The basic idea is, when a liquid comes in contact with something really hot--about twice as hot as the liquid's boiling point, …

Brunton Hydrogen Reactor

If you're serious about backpacking, camping, or disaster preparedness, and you just can't imagine going on without a functional smartphone or …

Camping

Evernew “Water Carry” Bags

<b>Greetings Hikers,</b><p>How to carry water while hiking… this is one of those issues that very much falls into the HYOH factor, and I have never been a huge …

Top Treks: Milford Track

Escape into the New Zealand wild on the four-day Milford Track exploring lush prehistoric scenery.<p><b>STRETCHING 53.5KM, AND WENDING</b> its way through the …

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Scientists create DNA tracking tags, might soon be used to track protesters as well as animals - ExtremeTech

By on September 30, 2013 at 11:22 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>According to the tale of …

Kryptos: The Unbreakable Encryption Right Under the Nose of the CIA

In the courtyard of one of our country’s top intelligence facilities, a 10 foot tall s-shaped sculpture stands as a reminder of how even our top …

Orbital Sciences' Cygnus Berths with Space Station

The private spacecraft becomes the second U.S. spacecraft to deliver cargo to the space outpost, following the SpaceX Dragon.<p><b>On Sunday, the Cygnus robotic spacecraft</b> built and operated by Virginia-based Orbital Sciences Corporation successfully berthed with the International Space Station at 8:44 …

Space Exploration

Stephen Hawking's big ideas ... made simple - video animation

At premiere of film about his life, physicist says it's theoretically possible to copy brain on to computer to provide life after death<p>Published: 21 Sep 2013<p>World-famous cosmologist admits to losing bet as a result of particle's discovery<p>Published: 12 Nov 2013<p>Nasa video footage shows what the moon …

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013 – winning pictures

Australian photographer Mark Gee has beaten more than a thousand amateur and professional photographers from around the planet to win the title Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013. The competition is run by the Royal Observatory Greenwich and BBC Sky at Night Magazine. The winners, runners-up …

ZSL animal photography prize 2013 - in pictures

A tiny leaf-cutter ant carrying a heavy load and a turtle gliding through the Red Sea are among the images judged by the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) to best illustrate the wonders of the animal world. These winning and commended images were entered into the ZSL animal photography prize 2013, …

Lukas Farlan Photography

Photograph Lukas Farlan offers us snapshots of incredible beauty. Particularly good for capturing landscapes, the artist living in Italy comes with a …

13 Everyday Phrases That Actually Came From Shakespeare

Whether a fan or not though, you probably use many of Shakespeare's phrases on a regular basis.<p>Here's a list of 13 popular, albeit strange, sayings The Bard coined. In fact, we say or write some of these so often, they've become clichés.<p><b>1. "Green-eyed monster"</b><p>Meaning: jealousy.<p>In "Othello," Iago …

Size Comparison - Science Fiction Spaceships

The World's Most Dramatic Coastlines

Summer has officially drawn to a close, and the sunny days of sprawling on the sand are numbered. For fans of the coast, though, the end of summer doesn't necessarily mean the end of beach trips. The world is still full of spectacular coastlines to explore, many of which are more famous for their …

Here's A Close-Up Look At Design Differences Between The iPhone 5s And iPhone 5

Apple's iPhone 5s borrows from the design of its sixth-generation smartphone, the iPhone 5. But how similar do the two handsets actually look? With a …