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The User-Friendly Gadget That Makes Untraceable AR-15s

Cody Wilson is the Texas-based “crypto-anarchist” who set off a firestorm of controversy with his 2013 release of designs for the Liberator—the …

Guns

30 years of Zelda: See the Hero of Time through the ages (pictures)

1986: The Legend of Zelda (NES)<p>1988: The Adventure of Link (NES)<p>1991: A Link to the Past (SNES)<p>1993: Link's Awakening (Game Boy)<p>1998: Ocarina of Time (Nintendo 64)<p>1998: The Ocarina of Time<p>2000: Majora's Mask (Nintendo 64)<p>2000: Majora's Mask<p>2001: Oracle of Ages and Oracle of Seasons (Game Boy …

The Hunt For A Fallout 4 Secret That Might Not Exist

5 Things to Know About the Chinese New Year

Monday marks the first day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, China’s biggest and most ceremonious holiday. Though China officially operates on the …

Oscars: Michael Caine says 'you can't vote for an actor because he's black'

Michael Caine is the latest star to weigh in on the diversity issues at the Academy Awards.<p>In an interview with Nick Robinson for BBC Radio 4, Caine …

Scientists tie quantum materials into infinite knots

As if quantum physics isn't knotty enough, scientists have now figured how to tie quantum materials into literal knots. A team from Finland's Aalto University, in collaboration with Amherst College, made a very fancy sailor's hitch with a quantum gas called a Bose-Eisenstein condensate (BEC). The …

Being Easily Distracted Could Just Mean You're a Genius, Says Science

According to a new study by workplace solutions company Steelcase, clever people tend to have more difficulty prioritizing ideas.

Genius

The World's 12 Best Places To Live Or Retire In 2016

The secret to taking control of your retirement in 2016 and making this phase of life a grand adventure, even if your retirement nest egg is modest, is expanding your horizons. Take your retirement global and you can maximize your quality-of-life return for every dollar spent.<p>Where should you …

My Photographic Journey Around Mystical China

In April 2015 I traveled to China, visiting both famous landmarks and ancient villages.<p>The trip inspired me to take these photos, trying to capture …

How Auto Shows of the Past Revved Up Excitement

Caption from LIFE. Honking sextet takes place before model instrument panels while crowd in Coliseum lobby awaits horn b<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Walter …

The 1994 Mitsubishi 3000GT VR4 Was Too Far Ahead of its Time

A car with electronics this advanced wouldn't be out of place in 2016.<p>The Mitsubishi 3000GT never received the same love of its high-end Japanese sport coupe contemporaries like the Toyota Supra, Acura NSX, Mazda RX-7 and Nissan Skyline. That's a shame because it's an excellent car, especially in …

Dakar Rally 2016 in Pictures

Australia

The most expensive material in the world costs $145 million per gram

Scientists at Oxford University in the UK announced that a spin-off lab called Designer Carbon Materials is now producing endohedral fullerenes, and they recently sold off their first sample of the material to the tune of $US 32,000 for 200 micrograms (1 microgram = one-millionth of a gram), which …

Chemistry

HackerRank Jobs is helping people land tech jobs based on skill, not pedigree

The worst part of getting any job is the interview process, which can be tedious. For technical jobs, it’s often a months-long game of talks and tests. A company named HackerRank is introducing a product called Jobs, which can turn months into days.<p>Here’s how it works: A company posts a job on …

Exceptionally strong and lightweight new metal created

A team led by researchers from the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science has created a super-strong yet light structural metal …

Nanotech
Cute

Kamcord Now Allows All Android Users To Live-Stream Games From Their Mobile

Kamcord, the YC-backed company that offers a Twitch-like game streaming service for mobile devices, just made its biggest announcement to date after it enabled any user of its Android app to live-stream their gaming.<p>This isn’t the first app to offer this feature — the YouTube Mobile app and Sony’s …

Cute Animals

The Air Force Promises Fighter Jets With Lasers By 2020

The United States is on track to debut fighter jets with lasers in 2020.<p>The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) told CNN that it’s on schedule …

Best space photographs of 2015

Runaway star<p>Shimmering jets<p>Collision aftermath<p>Sparkling lagoon<p>Peeking at Titan<p>Opportunity says hello<p>Mangalyaan<p>Water flowing on Mars<p>A gravitational magnifier<p>Happy birthday, Hubble Space Telescope<p>Hello Pluto<p>Transit of Venus<p>Triple crescents<p>A bright mystery<p>Comet party<p>The vast Milky Way<p>Peering through …

Witcher 3 Wins Overall Game of the Year at 2015 Game Awards

<b>[UPDATE]</b> The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt has won overall Game of the Year.<p><i>The original story is below.</i><p>The year-end awards season begins tonight with the 2015 Game Awards. Some of 2015's finest games will be celebrated, with one ultimately taking home the coveted overall Game of the Year award.<p>While we …

Computer Hardware

Humble Store Kicks Off PC Game Sale to Celebrate Its 2-Year Anniversary

Almost two years ago to the day, Humble Bundle expanded from simply offering limited-time bundles to having a permanent storefront. To celebrate, Humble has launched a new PC game sale that's now live.<p>Among the best deals right now are Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered for $2.49, The Witcher …

The Witcher

MLB Is Mad About This Fallout 4 Mod That Lets You Wear David Ortiz's Jersey

The Fallout modding community continues to be extremely active now that Fallout 4 is available, but one creation in particular is drawing the ire of Major League Baseball.<p>As shown in the video above, modder Richie Branson created a mod that allows you to wear a Red Sox jersey with David Ortiz's …

David Ortiz

How A Scientist Of Psychedelics Became The 'Godfather Of Ecstasy'

The man known as the "godfather of ecstasy" has died at the age of 88. Scientist Alexander Shulgin rediscovered a chemical known as MDMA, which was eventually adopted as the club drug ecstasy. Rick Doblin, the president of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies and a friend of …

Honda Grom racing is the best thing ever

So much want for so little power.<p>If you tuck, the Honda Grom might kiss 62 mph with a favorable tailwind and the help of the mysterious forces of gravity. Create a one-make Grom racing series, and you'll see comically large humans on tiny steeds, dragging scale-inappropriate knees on a full-size …

BMW Concept Roadster has two fewer wheels than we were expecting

The annual Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este on the shores of Lake Como is an opportunity for some of the most beautiful vehicles in the world to descend on one of the poshest places on earth each year. Unsurprisingly, the event is also increasingly the chance for automakers to debut exclusive …

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat revving is sonic bacon

This is the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat, and we're sure that by now, you know its stats, including over 600 horsepower from its 6.2-liter, supercharged V8. What, pray tell, does that blown engine sound like, though?<p>At least judging on the sonic strength of this video, it's very, very dirty. …

The Callaway Indy 500 engine that never was

Callaway could have been a contender.<p>In the early 1980s, the Ford-Cosworth DFX V8 ruled the banking. Reeves Callaway, the feisty upstart from Connecticut, figured that competitors in America's most iconic race would like to run an American engine instead of one from England—a new engine that would …

Trucks

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat: 600+ hp and a ram-air headlamp

Dodge throws down the gauntlet in the ongoing muscle-car wars.<p>Some people will look at the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat and wonder, "what's the point?" For those people, there are plenty of boring cars. I see the Hellcat and just smile. Finally, Mopar delivers a worthy adversary to the …