Jarod Swanson

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You ruined my wedding – and you’re suing me?

By signing on the dotted line, or agreeing to those endless terms of service, some customers are unwittingly giving away their right to free speech. …

Iran Is Building a Fake U.S. Aircraft Carrier

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>In an Iranian shipyard on the Persian Gulf, a non-working mock-up of an American aircraft carrier is …

Say bye bye to parmesan, muenster and feta: Europe wants its cheese back

As part of trade talks, the EU wants to ban the use of European names like parmesan and gruyere on cheeses made in the US<p>Would parmesan by any other name be as tasty atop your pasta? A ripening trade battle might put that to the test.<p>As part of trade talks, the European Union wants to ban the use …

BTS: Sports Illustrated Photographs Bikini Clad Kate Upton in Zero Gravity

Not all of the women in this year’s <i>Sports Illustrated</i> swimsuit issue are made of plastic, and yet the unique Barbie swimsuit shots we told you about …

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

The TSA Is No Match For This Mad Scientist And His Gun Made With Junk From Airport Stores

Evan Booth hacks together working weapons–like a shotgun, a grenade, and a crossbow–with purchases anyone can make after they go through security, to show that the TSA is more spectacle than real protection. And the FBI is taking notice.<p>Things you can’t bring on a plane: Scissors, gel candles, …

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Fan film 'Fallout: Nuka Break' returns with season 2 miniseries

<i>Fallout: Nuka Break</i>, the popular fan film for Bethesda Softworks' post-apocalyptic Fallout series, is back with its second season in the form of a miniseries that premiered today on Machinima.<p>Wayside Creations released the original <i>Fallout: Nuka Break</i> in January 2011, and raised more than $130,000 …

Grand Theft Auto Online: 26 tips and tricks for success

Being dropped in a hostile world is scary. And Grand Theft Auto Online – the recently-launched multiplayer part of open-world action game Grand Theft Auto V – can be very hostile at times.<p>It’s dog-eat-dog out there. Everyone’s hustling for a quick buck and death comes easily. The crime-themed open …

A Guide to Understanding ISO in Photography

Learning photography is a difficult process that requires a lot of patience and practice. This photography lesson concentrates on the basics of …