Science, as it usually does, has some surprising and kind of scary things to tell us. Apparently, no matter what kind of life you lead, scientists can still figure out who you'll be at 30 based on who you were as a toddler.
TED Talks In a new TED-Ed series designed to catalyze curiosity, TED Curator Chris Anderson shares his obsession with questions that no one (yet) knows the answers to. A short intro leads into two questions: Why can't we see evidence of alien life? o...
So, you know those s with that pad? The one under the
driver's side handle? Well, if you look closely you will see that there are
really only 5 s, labeled "1/2", "3/4", "5/6", "7/8", "9/0". In an effort
to avoid a little confusion, I'm going t...
The art of dorodango -- making highly polished, very shiny handmade spheres out of nothing but mud -- is sweeping Japan, and beginning to attract attention in the US. Doro-dango is a Japanese craft, and is the simplest form of pottery imaginable, u...
Tweet Sharebar Tweet What if time travel is, ultimately, possible? And what if there's already proof that people from the future have visited us, and even interacted with civilizations from our ancient past? What follows are a series of images that m...
Here, the 8-Ball is pictured in its original packaging. These toys
(some might call them "oracles" or "prophets")
cost about $8.00 at the nearby FAO Schwartz. For this procedure,
you will need at least one 8-Ball, which will be destroyed.
Batman is just sitting at home at night. He has no idea the city needs him. Until they fire up the Bat-Signal, that is. Well, now you can summon Batman with your own mini Bat-Signal. Plus, you get a little book with Bat Info. YAY.
Encryption has a long history dating back to when the ancient Greeks and Romans sent secret messages by substituting letters only decipherable with a secret key. Join us for a quick history lesson and learn more about how encryption works.
If you've ever been convinced by a salesperson that you truly wanted a product, done something too instinctively, or made choices that seemed entirely out of character, then you've had an idea planted in your mind.