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240 Hours of Relaxing, Sleep-Inducing Sounds from Sci-Fi Video Games: From Blade Runner to Star Wars

Need to put a little geek in your sleep? We've got just what you need...<p>Back in 2009, the musician dubbed Cheesy Nirvosa" began experimenting with …

Mobile Fighter 'Smash Supreme' Continues to Look Pretty Awesome

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New 'Morphite' Trailer Shows Two Minutes of Dinosaur Fights

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Link's Full Name Is 'Link Link,' Miyamoto Says

Did you know that Mario’s last name is also Mario? He’s not alone. Apparently, it’s an ongoing gag spanning multiple games over at Nintendo HQ, where …

Game Development

Astronomers have spotted a black hole so ravenous, it's pushing the limits of physics

Astronomers have discovered a giant black hole that's so hungry, it's been gorging on a star for more than a decade — more than 10 times longer than any stellar meal detected before.<p>Not only is this by far the largest meal a black hole has been seen consuming, but the feast has been going on so …

Universe

This Photo of a Dying Star Will Make You Feel Utterly Small

If you're in the mood to feel particularly small and remember how big the universe is, look no further than a recent photo from NASA's Hubble telescope. The telescope recently captured an image of a dying star, and it's so damn cool.<p>Known as a Calabash Nebula, this star's death is an example of …

Hubble Beautifully Captures The Stunning Death Of A Star Just Like Ours

Going out with a BANG.<p>NASA<p>During its final coughs of existence, our Sun will have become a vast bloated red giant.<p>Over a 100 million miles from …

Astronomy

This Epic Short Film Reveals What Life Will Look Like Once We've Conquered The Solar System

The future of humanity.<p>If the state of the world is getting you down right now, and all you want to do is escape these Earthly shackles, take comfort …

Astronomy

Watch This Japanese Drifter Blow Your Mind

If you’ve never seen Naoki Nakamura drift before, prepare to see some things you didn’t think were possible.<p>Nakamura is a beloved figure among a …

Grammar Snob stickers for iMessage are ready to ruin your friendships

Apple added support for third-party apps right in iMessage as part of the iOS 10 release, and thus far the obvious use for this feature has been stickers. Everyone loves slapping stickers in their messaging apps. But, lest we forget, iMessage is primarily an app for communicating with words. And …

Intricate Legend of Zelda glitch allows you to warp straight to Zelda

Have fun!<p>This is a glitch that will only work "on version 1.1 of the Famicom version of the game," the official description states. "Don't try this on the NES because it won't work."<p>This knocks most of us out of being able to try this at home, but the video explaining what’s happening here and why …

Canadian YouTuber explains why she quit working on Japanese TV

Prominent “J-YouTuber” tells of her bitter experiences working with Japanese TV.<p>Many foreigners living in Japan would love to become famous on …

Ew. Ew. Ew. Tokyo Gamers Get Handsy With Virtual Female

Virtual reality got a little too real at the Tokyo Game Show on Friday when gamers lined up at one exhibition and got touchy-feely with a mannequin …

Virtual Reality

'Mad Max' Tokyo Drift

Driving through Tokyo recently, I saw something that nearly made me smash into the back of a truck.<p>I thought I was dreaming. Sitting at the lights on the opposite side of the road was Mad Max. In amongst all of the innocuous Japanese minicars, minivans and 50cc scooters sat one of the silver …

Mad Max

Sensual Female Portraits Enhanced With Neon Light Artist Javier Martin creates stunning art embellished by vivid neon lighting in his series “Blindness”. [[MORE]]In an effort to highlight the...

Surgeons use robot to operate inside eye in world first

British surgeons hail successful procedure to remove membrane 100th of a millimetre thick from retina<p>British surgeons have successfully performed the world’s first robotic operation inside the eye, potentially revolutionising the way such conditions are treated.<p>The procedure was carried out at John …

Oxford University

Space nebula looks like Star Trek's USS Enterprise, says NASA

NASA's Spitzer telescope spots a pair of starships in a beautiful set of nebulae.<p>Far out among the stars, two mighty starships hover in space. NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope took an image of far-off nebulae and, like a child looking at cloud shapes, saw two of Star Trek's famous USS Enterprise …

Astronomy

A Half-Indian Woman Won a Japanese Beauty Pageant and Got a Ton of Racist Backlash

"When I came back to Japan, everyone thought I was a germ."<p>Priyanka Yoshikawa will represent Japan at the Miss World beauty pageant this year. But the 22-year-old elephant trainer won't do so with universal praise, because her heritage has sparked racist backlash in her country. Yoshikawa was born …

African-American News

Europe's Rosetta probe finds lost Philae lander on comet

BERLIN (AP) — Europe's Rosetta space probe has located its lost Philae lander, wedged in a "dark crack" on a comet, the European Space Agency said Monday.<p>Rosetta's camera finally captured images on Friday of the lander on comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, weeks before the probe's own mission ends, …

Space

Photographer Chronicles Her Husband's Depression Through Intimate Portraits

When photographer Maureen Drennan was growing up, she spent part of her time in Block Island, Rhode Island, whose landscape is characterized by foggy skies and still waters. “It was a lonely time,” she wrote in an email to The Huffington Post. “The windblown landscape on Block Island is beautiful …

Rhode Island

People marvel at surf after Hawaii hurricane watch canceled

WAIMANALO, Hawaii (AP) — A hurricane watch was canceled as Hurricane Lester tracked north of the Hawaiian islands and residents flocked to beaches Saturday morning to marvel at the big waves the storm created.<p>Lester was expected to generate large and dangerous surf across exposed shorelines of the …

Weather

Fitbit debuts swim-proof Flex 2 & cardio-focused Charge 2 ahead of GPS-equipped Apple Watch 2

The Apple Watch 2 could be announced as soon as next week at Apple’s expected iPhone 7 event, and today Fitbit is getting a head start by unpacking its latest updates to its fitness tracking lineup. The popular Flex 2 is being updated with swim-proof capabilities while the Charge 2 is getting …

19th Century Asylum Portraits Reveal The Physiognomy of Insanity (1856)

“…the Photographer catches in a moment the permanent cloud, or the passing storm or sunshine of the soul and thus enables the Metaphysician to …

Why you don’t give praise in Japan

In Japanese workplaces, positive feedback is rarely given – accolades can cause you to lose face, writes Eric Barton.<p>“You shut up!” the man at the head of the table yelled. Everyone stopped and stared at Keiko Sakurai, who immediately realised what she had done wrong.<p>This was years ago, when …

Japan

Higgins Explores a Deep Space Murder Mystery In "Hadrian's Wall"

The "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" writer's new Image series plays with the building blocks of '80s Cold War spaceship epics.

Power Rangers

The violent Japanese witchcraft anime coming back to life

If you haven’t seen <i>Belladonna of Sadness</i>, it’s hard to believe it even exists. On paper, it looks like a cruel joke or a satire of first-year film student wankery: An experimental rape-revenge jazz musical anime so psychedelic it makes <i>The Yellow Submarine</i> look like <i>Steamboat Willie</i>? A deal with …

Watch an Orbital ATK Rocket Through NASA's New High Tech Camera

That color is out of this world.<p>The above footage might look like CGI from a gray apocalyptic movie, but really it's NASA's newest way of analyzing rocket booster tests. The footage was taken with the High Dynamic Range Stereo X (HiDyRS-X) camera, which allows NASA to analyze rocket booster test …

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