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The 5 scariest Frightfest movies, rated by heartrate

I did it. I survived Frightfest Glasgow. Here’s my definitive list of the best horror on offer and their associated heartrate on my trusty …

FREE Acrylic Painting Techniques for Beginning Artists

<b>Download Your Free Acrylic Painting Techniques Today!</b><p>*By providing your email address you will begin to receive our newsletters, special offers and …

The 100 Most Important Pop Culture Moments of the Last 10 Years: #1-20

We’ve been counting down the 100 most important moments in pop culture all week in honor of io9’s 10th anniversary. And at last, we’ve reached the …

Audiophilia Forever: An Expensive New Year’s Shopping Guide

Here are some of the most beautiful recorded musical sounds that I have heard in the past few weeks: the matched horns and clarinet, very soft, in Duke Ellington’s “Mood Indigo,” recorded in 1950; Buddy Holly, in his just-hatched-this-morning voice, singing “Everyday,” recorded in 1957; the London …

The 19 Best Horror Films Of 2017

Some of the best horror this year was also shockingly funny — in 2017, you had to laugh to keep from screaming.<p><b>Director:</b> Sean Byrne<b><br>Writer:</b> Sean Byrne<p>With his debut feature <i>The Loved Ones</i>, Sean Byrne established himself as an exciting new voice in horror, unafraid to balance thrills with the darkest …

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

‘Optical Illusion Dog’ is the most confusing thing you’ll see today

A viral dog photo posted on Reddit has completely confused the internet.<p>At first glance, the dog appears to have a physical deformity, with a …

This Could Be the First Look at Altered Carbon, Netflix's Very Expensive New Scifi Series

Netflix is diving into the cyperpunk age with <i>Altered Carbon</i>, a 10-episode series based on the bestselling novel by Richard K. Morgan. It’s said to be …

The best PlayStation 4 games

There's a big reason why the PlayStation 4 is the best-selling console: It has a smattering of games that you can't play anywhere else. Think: blockbusters like <i>Uncharted 4: A Thief's End</i>, <i>Horizon: Zero Dawn</i> and <i>Bloodborne</i>. But even if <i>Indiana Jones</i> simulators and massive open worlds where you hunt …

Turns Out Tree-Kangaroos Exist, And It’s Impossible To Scroll Down This List Without Smiling

It's no secret that Australia has no shortage of adorable marsupials. You've heard of the wallaby, you already love the quokka, but you probably …

How to buy the right headphones

A hitchhiker’s guide to the galaxy of headphones<p>Headphones are kind of like relationships: we all have them, we can scarcely imagine our lives without them, and yet no one ever bothers to train us how to select them. It’s that last bit that often leads us to suboptimal outcomes, and it’s the …

OMEGA Blends Liquid Metal & White Gold for "Blue Side of the Moon" Speedmaster

All-blue everything.<p>After giving Olympic superstar Michael Phelps his very own Seamaster Planet Ocean, OMEGA takes its inspiration from the night sky for a new Speedmaster.<p>Dubbed the “Blue Side of the Moon” Speedmaster, OMEGA’s latest creation is an eye-catching timepiece with a blue ceramic case, …

Wearable Tech

Creating Impactful Black and White Imagery for Instagram

<i>Photographers who love black and white photography should check this out!</i><p>Are you drawn to dramatic and impactful black and white imagery on Instagram …

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Yoga

This 50 Push-Up Challenge Will Transform Your Body in 30 Days

It's been almost 20 years since Demi Moore starred in <i>G.I. Jane</i>, but that crazy-inspiring scene in which Moore (as Jordan O'Neill) pumps out push-up …

Bodyweight Exercise

15 Netflix hidden-gem horror movies for all you fear addicts out there (2017 edition)

Smell that air? Feel that brisk breeze? Wearing a jacket? That's right, dummy. It's October.<p>And <i>since</i> it's October, you want to watch horror movies, …

Subpar

Watch: These creations of a Japanese artist look like simple paper toys, till you touch them

Haruki Nakamura’s craftsmanship marries an ancient Japanese tradition to modern quirks.<p>Japanese designer Haruki Nakamura's kinetic paper toys …

Beats Launches Its Best Noise-Canceling Headphones Yet

Beats’ just-announced Studio3 Wireless headphones ($350) are an updated model of its flagship Studio Wireless over-ear headphones (which hadn’t …

How To Fold A Pocket Square Like A Pro

Not a lot of people know this, but the pocket square has been around since before Don Draper. Quite a bit before, in fact. Handkerchiefs have been …

Sewing

The Most Iconic Pieces Of Menswear Ever Made

It’s a simple fact that men need to own certain items: a good hammer, a decent record player, a really warm blanket that potential mates will totally …

Men's Fashion

Five useful photo apps for travelers

Photo apps for travelers<p>Photographers take great care in choosing the right gear for a trip. Why not make sure your smartphone is well equipped for …

Apps

The Best Movies of 2017 (So Far)

<i>This list has been updated to include October releases.</i><p>This year has already seen one attempt at crowning a best film go awry, but we won’t be …

Emily V. Gordon

How online art galleries are serving up talent — and sales — without the 'tude

You know that awful feeling of walking into a snooty art gallery and the staff vaguely lifts up their heads and gives you the once-over?<p>"We're the opposite of that," said Rebecca Wilson, chief curator for SaatchiArt.com.<p>What Wilson is describing speaks to the engine behind the online market for …

Modern Art

'Dunkirk’ demands to be experienced in a theater

<i>Dunkirk</i> is the cinematic mic drop by Christopher Nolan -- 106 minutes of sound, fury and if you're lucky glorious 70mm IMAX film. It's a movie that uses all of the latest technology to not only show you the relentless horror of war but also make you feel as if you're right there alongside the …

‘I'd be crushed if this was gone before anyone got to see it': Rone's Omega House – in pictures

In the most extensive piece of art he has created in one space, internationally renowned Melbourne street artist Rone has taken over the inside of a crumbling old house in Alphington – the last remaining home on a development site that’s set to become an entire new suburb in ever-changing Melbourne.<p>…

Fender claims its web and iOS guitar apps can teach you to play your first song in minutes

There’s no shortage of guitar tutor apps out there, but if there’s one company that ought to know a bit about what it takes to play guitar, it’s Fender …<p>Songs you love, world-class instructors and bite-sized lessons from the most trusted brand in guitars.<p>Unlike generic apps that take everyone …

Guitar

Watch Neill Blomkamp's New Gory, Vietnam-Based Sci-Fi Thriller

'Firebase' is the latest project from Blomkamp's Oats Studios.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Horror & Science Fiction<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be …

Fun Paper Kirigami and Karakuri Puppets with Unexpected Behaviors by Haruki Nakamura | Colossal

<p>Japanese designer Haruki Nakamura has a knack for creating all kinds of interesting paper objects from puzzles to kirigami toys. One of his best …

This app lets you upgrade the audio quality on your Mac for less than $10

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>We don't all have wads of cash to spend on …

New 'responsive' Google Font can shapeshift to match any design

Google Fonts is getting more customizable and interactive. The company has updated its collection with its very first ‘parametric’ font – a new typographic technology that makes it easy for designers to tweak and modify the format of virtually any typeface.<p>Developed in collaboration between …

Typography