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Photographer captures drone footage of beluga whales gathering in Canada's Northwest Passage

Stunning drone footage of beluga whales and swimming polar bears in Canada's Northwest Passage goes viral<p>A drone photographer's efforts to beautifully capture the wildlife and natural surroundings of Canada's Northern Passage haven't gone amiss.<p>Drone footage shot by Arctic Watch …

Finland plans to pay everyone in the country $876 a month

Imagine this: as you're worried about how to pay bills and make your rent, you get a check from the government for $876. Every month.<p>That's what …

Income Inequality

Tag Heuer’s Carrera Connected is a damning critique of smartwatches

Ask someone you know to name watchmakers and you’ll likely hear a few familiar brands: Rolex, Timex, Swatch, and others. But ask them to name some smartwatch makers and you’ll hear totally different names (provided they come up with any): Apple, Motorola, LG, Samsung, Pebble, and so forth. So far, …

Find Which Uber Is Yours With Its New Colored-Coded SPOT Lights

Outside big events like concerts, tons of Ubers can be waiting, making it tough for passengers to figure out which car is theirs. That’s why last week I suggested Uber create a feature that would give passengers and drivers a visual signal they could use to find each other. Well, today Uber …

Haruki Murakami's teenage reading list at spurts privacy row

A privacy dispute has erupted after leaked library records revealed the titillating teenage reading list of esteemed Japanese author Harkuki Murakami.<p>Borrowing cards from Murakami’s school days revealed the author had checked out several titles by French novelist Joseph Kessel.<p>The Japan Library …

New Mollusc Tent Could Change the Game of Camping

Once in a while something interesting comes along in the world of outdoor gear design that lets us all know some people out there are thinking.<p>Take …

Camping

Space Glass: Planets And Galaxies Trapped In Tiny Glass Pendants By Japanese Artist

Satoshi Tomizu, a talented glass artist in Japan, creates stunning cosmic scenes in tiny glass pendants no larger than your eyeball. Air bubbles, …

Galaxies

NASA paying $1.16 billion so Aerojet Rocketdyne can start making engines for Mars

Four RS-25 engines will be used to power the Space Launch System<p>NASA wants a whole new crop of rocket engines from engine manufacturer Aerojet Rocketdyne. The space agency just awarded the company a $1.16 billion contract, restarting Aerojet's production line for its RS-25 engines. Four RS-25s will …

The Voice Behind Some Of Your Favorite Cartoons Is Delving Into A New Project, And It’s A Curveball

H. Jon Benjamin has done quite a lot of things over the span of his illustrious career. You might know him for having a van, or for voicing the title characters in <i>Archer</i> and <i>Bob’s Burgers</i>. Or maybe for playing Carl on <i>Family Guy</i>, who has seen every movie ever made. Point is, the guy’s been around a …

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Online Life

10 Delicious Thanksgiving Cocktails

1 of 10<p>Colony Records<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Last-Minute Mulled Wine<p>3 of 10<p>Forbidden Fruit<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>USS Richmond Punch<p>Advertisement<p>5 of …

Moleskine Unveils New Notebooks Designed for Productivity and Organization

Moleskine’s notebooks are some of your favorites, and today the company is taking the wraps off of “Moleskine Pro,” a reboot of the original with …

Bill Burr’s Animated ‘F Is For Family’ Netflix Trailer Looks Hilariously Dysfunctional

Comedy titan Bill Burr has his animated Netflix series at the ready for next month and now this 1970s-set series has graduated from simply having a teaser to rolling out a proper trailer.<p>Clocking in at just over two minutes, the first official <i>F is for Family</i> trailer showcases Burr as suburban dad …

Entertainment

The Bizarre, Violent Story of Nova Scotia's Real-Life Trailer Park Boys

After decades of feuding, are Nova Scotia's two most infamous crime families finally finished killing?<p>When the police finally got Jimmy Melvin Jr. out of a seedy motel room in Bedford, Nova Scotia following a tense six-hour standoff in July 2006, it was too late to save face.<p>Melvin Jr. had been a …

The Only Way You Should Be Making Your Sweet Potatoes For Thanksgiving Dinner

Must make, immediately.<p>Makes approximately 12 Stacks.<p>Here's what you need:<p>- 4 Large Sweet Potatoes<p>- 2 Tbsp Salted Butter - Melted<p>- 2 Tbsp Coconut Oil<p>- 1/2 cup Parmesan Cheese<p>- 3/4 tsp Ground Cumin<p>- 1/2 tsp Ground Cinnamon<p>- 1/2 tsp Red Pepper Flakes<p>- 12-15 Marshmallows<p>Carefully slice Sweet Potatoes …

Dear Evernote, we've got to break up

Evernote and I have had some great times, but I’m afraid it’s time to officially end our relationship.<p>Things started out great. As a Web junkie, I needed a place to store my finds — copies of license keys, handwritten notes at conferences, business cards, and the screenshot proof that I did indeed …

Ion Propulsion: The Key to Deep Space Exploration

When we think of space travel, we tend to picture a massive rocket blasting off from Earth, with huge blast streams of fire and smoke coming out the …

NASA Set To Make Huge Announcement On Thursday Regarding Mars' Atmosphere

In September, NASA teased us with a “major announcement” regarding Mars, ultimately revealing evidence for the presence of liquid water on the …

Flight Tests of Virgin Galactic’s New Space Plane Could Start Early Next Year

Hard to believe, but it’s been one year since SpaceShipTwo disintegrated during a test flight, killing one pilot and seriously injuring the other. …

Space Travel

The world just got closer to a 'hypersonic space plane' that will transform 'the economics of space'

BAE Systems, the globetrotting defence and aeronautics giant, just bought 20% of the firm, and it's making a major investment in Reaction Engines' most promising ideas.<p>The idea is an unpiloted and reusable hypersonic space plane. It's called Sabre. Here's how Reaction Engines describes it:<p>A new …

The Dyson Sphere -- Not Just Science Fiction

A few years ago I wrote on The Huffington Post about author Raoul Peter Mongilardi's <i>Next To The Gods</i>, a complex, world-building four book series of science fiction. In it, the Aurocerians, an alien race of beings have created a Dyson Sphere, an impenetrable constructed barrier encompassing an …

5 Remote National Parks That Are Still Undisturbed

5 of the Remotest National Parks You’ll Want To Visit<p>Odds are if you live in the United States, you’ve probably heard of Yellowstone National Park …

Here's why NASA won't work with China to explore space

<b>Note: Spoilers ahead if you haven't seen or read "The Martian."</b><p>In the "The Martian," a hit sci-fi novel and recent blockbuster movie, there's a moment where NASA launches a rocket full of supplies to Mark Watney, an astronaut stranded on Mars.<p>Unfortunately for Watney, the rocket blows up and NASA …

Spectacular Winning Images from the 2015 Wildlife Photographer of the Year Contest

Last month, we featured 10 spectacular finalists in the 2015 Wildlife Photographer of the Year, and we’re now happy to share the chosen winners. The contest attracted over 42,000 photographs from both professionals and amateurs, so we’re sure that the judges had their work cut out for them!<p>These …

These raw photos show the moon landing as you've never seen it before - Vox

The Project Apollo Archive is NASA fan Kipp Teague's collection of previously unavailable pictures of NASA's space history, from pre-Apollo program to present. The photos come from his digitization efforts, NASA librarians, and other sources.<p>The entire collection of more than 12,000photos is now on …

Nordic Precision: Wilfa Coffee Maker

Coffee is an American pastime like football and barbecuing burgers. Most of us are not human without our first cup of Joe. But when it comes to …

22 Candid Photos from NASA’s Just-Released Project Apollo Archive

An image from Apollo 9, March 1969. (All Photos: Project Apollo Archive/flickr)<p>Between 1969 and 1972, 12 men, on 6 different space flights, walked on …

Did China Just Hit Mach 5?

A news report describes a landmark event: the flight of an airplane that can go twice as fast as the Concorde. Then, just as quick, the report …