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  • April 16, 2014
    Doctors at the University of Edinburgh have just received the go-ahead to use lab-grown blood in transfusions for three patients with blood disorders starting in 2016. If successful, artificial lab-made blood could be replacing donor blood in transfusions as soon as 2035. *co... / Continue →
  • March 27, 2014
    According to astronomers, there's a previously undiscovered pink dwarf planet orbiting our sun at 7-billion miles (about 75x the distance from the sun to earth). Hopefully there's a rest stop between here and there, because I will definitely need to potty on the trip. *brap* ... / Continue →
  • February 19, 2014
    This is a screenshot from Twitch.tv, where right now more than 50,000 people are in a chatroom controlling a single game of Pokemon Red by entering controller input into the chat window (up, down, left right, B, A, select, start). It's beautiful, beautiful chaos. I just watch... / Continue →
  • February 18, 2014
    These are some pictures and a video from Sports Illustrated of Kate Upton modeling two $20 Target bikinis in nearly zero gravity aboard a vomit comet. I think we can all agree that, at least from a purely scientific standpoint, they provide significant insight about how big ol... / Continue →
  • February 14, 2014
    This is a Google Maps view of Geldrop (links to actual Google Map), a Netherlands town with streets named after characters from J.R.R. Tolkien's books. WHY does it have streets named after J.R.R. Tolkien characters? No clue. Plus it's Friday afternoon on Valentine's Day so I... / Continue →
  • January 22, 2014
    Note: Video after the jump is NSFW on account of bare titties. This is a video from the art installation The Machine to be Another featuring pairs of opposite sex participants wearing virtual reality headsets and going through a series of movements simultaneously while viewing... / Continue →
  • January 2, 2014
    Watch your step, Florida. In case you were wondering, my Spirit Quest was a huge success and I am returning to reality refreshed AND with the knowledge of my spirit animal. I think it was a coyote, but it was pretty flat and there were a lot of tire tracks. In news that requ... / Continue →
  • December 18, 2013
    This are the sketches that artist Brian Lai drew that, when a photo of them is inverted, reveal Wolverine. Why always Wolverine? Man crush. And can you blame him? The man knows how to scratch a f***ing back. I make similar sketches, except you have to look at them in a mir... / Continue →
  • November 20, 2013
    This is 'Topography of Tears', a series of microscopic photographs of human tears taken by Rose-Lynn Fisher. It's weird how most of them look like little maps of Middle Earth. I can almost imagine Frodo and the rest of his hairy little friends bounding down a grassy knoll, re... / Continue →
  • November 6, 2013
    Despite the number one rule of drinking being never talk religion or politics, several churches across the country are starting to hold beer-friendly services. Some are held in actual churches, and others, well, others are held right at the bar. You there, altar boy -- fetch ... / Continue →
  • November 1, 2013
    These are a series of 3-D resin paintings by DeviantARTist Kenglye. He creates the 3-D effect by pouring a thin layer of resin, painting that layer, pouring another thin layer, painting that one, and repeating until he's built up a real looking fish or octopus or turtle. Most... / Continue →
  • October 23, 2013
    I don't even wanna talk about how many variations of 'old lady boobs' I Google image searched before I started to get sick and just went with this. According to recent DNA analysis conducted at the University of California, Los Angeles (where the majority of boobs are fake ... / Continue →
  • October 10, 2013
    This is Sebastian Bieniek's series 'Doubleface', featuring a girl who draws creepy looking faces on the side of her own. Could you imagine showing up for a first date with this girl? I mean, how could you not fall in love at first sight? She's the total package -- hair, eyes... / Continue →
  • September 27, 2013
    Seen here looking like a cross between a shark, killer whale, cowboy boot and a sea turtle with an unfortunate chin penis, is an artist's impression of Entelognathus, an ancient fish paleontologists believe may be the missing link between the extinct bony armored Placoderms and... / Continue →
  • August 16, 2013
    This is an olinguito (oh-lin-GHEE-toe), a species of carnivorous mammal that has been known to exist for over 100 years, but was only recently scientifically documented and classified. That's weird. Maybe not as weird as where all the dried blood under my fingernails came fro... / Continue →
  • July 30, 2013
    Dude -- don't Fus Ro Dah your companion! This is another informational video from Jake Roper of vsauce3 discussing how loud something would have to be to actually move a person. And I'm not just talking about your balls jiggling at a rave, I'm talking about getting thrown aro... / Continue →
  • July 3, 2013
    This is a video of serious medical marijuana patients 'Bud Master' and 'Bud Jesus' of The Dank City reviewing Kandy Care's THC infused cotton candy. Or maybe the video was just to enforce stoner stereotypes, it was hard to tell. Hit the jump for a closeup of the product and... / Continue →
  • June 4, 2013
    Note: Larger version HERE in case you want to know where the Galapagos Islands used to be. SPOILER: No clue. This is the Pangea supercontinent imagined with current national borders. Was anybody else surprised to see that the US used to be neighbors with Canada and Mexico? ... / Continue →
  • May 14, 2013
    This is the styrofoam cup some guy drew on while waiting for his car to be repaired at the dealership. Me? I usually see what they have in the snack machine, make a cup of bad coffee, then take a seat and think about all the different ways I'd rather die instead of sitting th... / Continue →
  • May 8, 2013
    This is a video showing some prototype footage of The Stomping Land, a multiplayer survival game about a tribe of people who live on an island and hunt and eat dinosaurs as their primary food source. The only problem is, after you kill a little dinosaur and start skinning it f... / Continue →