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This Video About The Scale of Black Holes Will Crush Your Poor, Tiny Brain

We were not prepared for this.<p>Black holes are vast, matter-annihilating objects that seem to defy physics by their very existence. They're so weird, …

Black Holes

Well Before The SR-72 Was Conceived, The Iconic SR-71 Blackbird Proved “Speed Is The Real Stealth”

The SR-71 Blackbird was so fast it outran every missile shoot against it and every interceptor scrambled to intercept it. The aviation “side” of the …

Aviation

How to speed up your Wi-Fi

Optimize your internet connection.<p>No one likes slow Wi-Fi—it's right up there with creaking doors and leaking taps as one of the most frustrating household problems. To boost your upload and download speeds back up to where they should be, try making these tweaks to your router and other …

'SNL' Bids Hilarious Farewell To Melissa McCarthy's Sean Spicer

“Spicey out.”<p>With just those two words, “Saturday Night Live” said goodbye to one of its most popular cameo characters on Friday.<p>Sean Spicer’s resignation from his role as White House press secretary means Melissa McCarthy’s hilarious portrayal of him is almost certainly no more.<p>The show paid …

Melissa McCarthy
Sunk Costs

The 10 best video games of 2016

So here we are, on the cusp of a new year and it is time for us here to reflect on the past 12 months of excellent gaming action. While 2016 was the year that shocked the world in so many ways, video games found a degree of consistent excellence, with barely a month going by without a new …

The Manhattan Cocktail: A Complete Guide to Its Myths and Mixology

One recent cocktail hour in Manhattan, I bellied up to the bar at Porchlight, the Danny Meyer bar on 11th Avenue, beneath the ascendant superblocks …

Hillary Clinton

Best Backpacking Backpacks

Best Backpacking Backpacks Gadget Review - Your lifestyle gadget siteWith so many choices available to adventurers, finding the <b>best backpacking</b> …

Backpacking

DIY Booze Dispensers

Helps you make pour decisions<p>At the end of a long day, nothing is more tiring than hoisting that heavy bottle of hooch, removing the cap and pouring …

Alcohol

You Might Be Sleep Deprived and Not Even Know It: 8 Subtle Signs | Inc.com

Ask anyone who has spent any significant amount of time with a toddler and they'll tell you that exhaustion doesn't always look how you'd expect. Sure, sleepy little ones yawn and get cranky when they're tired like the rest of us, but let them get even a little more sleep deprived and they enter a …

Immune System

The One Theory of Quantum Mechanics That Actually Kind of Makes Sense

But most physicists don't buy it.<p>Quantum mechanics is baffling. On the atomic and subatomic scale, matter seems to behave in ways that we, in the macro world, would generally think of as impossible. Particles can exist in two different places at once, and particle-like interferences in space are …

Quantum Mechanics

Be a Star Wars Pilot! Check Out the Rogue One: Recon Virtual Reality Experience

<b>Pick up PEOPLE’s special issue, Star Wars: The Secrets of Rogue One, on newsstands now — including a special Star Wars virtual-reality bonus with</b> …

Yes, you need to clean your dishwasher. Here's how

Get your dishwasher sparkling clean with these tips.<p>Your dishwasher may be used to clean things, but it also needs to be cleaned every now and then. Giving it a little TLC can make it wash better, smell better and can prevent overflows. Luckily, cleaning your dishwasher is pretty simple.<p><b>Clean the</b> …

Particles

Netflix gets its Mythbusters on in this trailer for White Rabbit Project

Shortly before the <i>Mythbusters</i> series came to an end, The Discovery Channel let go of sidekicks Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara—also known …

Entertainment

Three Sunday Funday Brunch Cocktails You Can Make At Home

Island Time Any Time<p>Tropical drinks shouldn’t be relegated to just summer time, which is where the inspiration for this bright cocktail comes from, …

Lemon Juice

Salted Bourbon Butterscotch White Russian – A Vodka Cocktail

<i>So this cocktail is really great, a twist on the classic, but with an extra salty sweet treat!</i><p>When we started playing around with fall flavors, …

Cocktails

The Best Scotch Under $250

This guide is a part of a series. View our more affordable single malt Scotch whisky selections in our post entitled “10 Best Affordable Single …

The maker of EpiPen won't answer this yes or no question about its DOJ settlement

Earlier this month it said it did. Specifically, it said it struck a deal that would have it pay the government $465 million for fleecing the Center for Medicare and Medicaid for years.<p>But the question of whether this is accurate came up on Friday, when Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) laid into the …

U.S. Department of Justice

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics.

The M2 Bradley infantry fighting vehicle is nominally used to carry infantry into battle, but is frequently misidentified by...<p>Whether the rationale …

Wells Fargo CEO Roasted on Capitol Hill for 'Egregious Fraud', Identity Theft

Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf faced down a furious panel of lawmakers Thursday as the House Financial Services Committee grilled him on his bank’s shady practices.<p>Representative Maxine Waters, the committee's ranking Democrat, told Stumpf that Wells Fargo’s abuse of the public’s trust was "some of …

Wells Fargo

Does Quantum Entanglement Mean the Universe Exists in Infinite States?

The behavior of atomic particles has us questioning the very nature of reality.<p>Does the universe exist as a concrete structure if there is no one to observe it? Or, is the cosmos a fluid, infinite amount of possible realities until the moment it is measured? This is one of the subjects of a series …

Here's the First Trailer for the Old "Top Gear" Crew's New Show

Mark your calendars. Clarkson, Hammond, and May are back.<p>The return of former <i>Top Gear</i> hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May is one of the most eagerly anticipated events in the automotive world. Their new Amazon-backed show, <i>The Grand Tour</i>, has been teased endlessly for months, and …

Richard Hammond

How to disable Windows 10 ads

Early this year many Windows 10 users were alarmed to see that ads were popping up on their locks screens where no ads had been before. They were …

Mum stuns internet with immaculate water birth video

A video has emerged of a woman giving birth immaculately which has stunned the internet.<p>New mum Audra Lynn showed us a true textbook delivery.<p>Ms Lynn who filmed her water birth in Orange County, California stunned social media users when her baby pops out after only a few contractions.<p>The video was …

Orange County

Saudi dominated Gulf Cooperation Council criticises law that will let 9/11 families sue

The Saudi-dominated Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has condemned a law passed by the United States Congress last week that would allow the families …

4 Apps Airlines Don’t Want You to Know About

<b>1. Momondo</b><p>Momondo has this cool and unique way of presenting flight fares to the users. They split up the fares into useful little categories such as …

Man chooses jail over wife — robs bank, sits in lobby until arrested, FBI says

Home? Or jail?<p>Wife? Or sheriff’s deputies? Such choices.<p>Federal authorities say Larry Ripple chose a life behind bars over another minute at home with the wife. On Friday afternoon, according to a complaint filed in federal court, Ripple, 70, walked into the Bank of Labor in downtown Kansas City, …

Crime