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  • December 16, 2014
    This is a short video of a tortoise flipping its upside-down friend back over while children cheer them on in the background. So, what's the ruling -- did the tortoise actually know what he was doing? I mean, it certainly SEEMED deliberate. But maybe he was just trying to st... / Continue →
  • November 11, 2014
    This is a cutaway from a Smith & Wesson .357 Magnum that got a bullet jammed. Then some brainiac decided to fire the seven remaining rounds in the cylinder to unjam it. That did not work. Admittedly, I don't know much about guns except for the sounds they make in movies, but... / Continue →
  • October 28, 2014
    Damn, Predator! This is an old orthodontics timelapse of an 11-year old with a serious case of the snaggletooth getting her teeth straightened with braces over an 18-month period. I had braces when I was a kid. Plus headgear. I had an underbite so bad I couldn't pull my top... / Continue →
  • August 19, 2014
    Because what good is duct tape if it can't mask the smell of the weed you're sending an out-of-state friend, Duck brand is now selling scented duct tape. Although, honestly, they may have already been selling it for awhile, I'm not even going to pretend I'm on the cutting edge... / Continue →
  • April 25, 2014
    It's been known for awhile that regular ultrasound treatments can help mend broken bones, the problem is that traditional plaster casts prevent the therapy from being used. Enter these 3-D printed casts, which can be custom printed to allow a space above the fracture for docto... / Continue →
  • April 2, 2014
    Remember the recently released trailer for the new Ninja Turtles movie? Remember how you thought the Ninja Turtles looked off but couldn't quite place why? It's because they had human-like nostrils instead of the traditional bulbous noses! And now somebody went and fixed th... / Continue →
  • January 15, 2014
    According to a recent study, localizing blasts of ultrasound to different parts of the brain may improve sensory perception (i.e. heightened touch, hearing). It won't make you any better looking though. "We can use ultrasound to target an area of the brain as small as the siz... / Continue →
  • October 10, 2013
    According to a recent study conducted in China, Sprite may help reduce the effects of a hangover and have you back to feeling 65% and good enough to go puke at work by noon. You know, I don't mind puking at work because most people will sympathize with you thinking you're actu... / Continue →
  • September 26, 2013
    RETROACTIVE WARNING: Picture of guy growing a nose on his forehead and he's not even pretending to pick it. Meet 22-year old Xiaolian. Meet 22-year old Xiaolian, but don't stare, because he's growing a new nose on his forehead after his original was damaged in a car crash and... / Continue →
  • October 17, 2012
    Damn bro, now make one for busted-ass eyes. Because people won't stop eating and drinking things that burn their mouths, scientists have created a dissolvable oral strip that can be applied directly to the burn, "providing instant relief and promoting healing." Healing -- heal... / Continue →
  • April 25, 2011
    I don't actually know if that's a woman in the wheelchair or not, but I'm praying it's somebody in costume being candidly filmed for some Jackass-y stunt show. Because otherwise I don't know what to think. Yes, yes I do. RUN OVER YOUR TOES AND BLEED! I swear, some people. ... / Continue →
  • November 22, 2010
    The $55 Snow Toolbelt from skate/snowboard clothing manufacturer 686 was designed for men of winter who don't want to carry around a pocketful of screwdrivers for fear of falling and puncturing a lung. Which is a very real possibility. It feature 8, 10 and 11mm wrenches, a bo... / Continue →