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  • ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising': Upcoming Sequel Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising': Upcoming Sequel Gets Trailer (Video)

    Hey, remember Pacific Rim? Guillermo del Toro‘s action-adventure featuring robots and giant kaiju monsters battling it out in various major metropolitan areas? Charlie Day as the quirky nerd scientist character? Well, they’re doing another one, and a trailer for Pacific Rim: Uprising can now be viewed for your own entertainment and/or scrutiny. One thing I […]

  • McVegan Meat-Free Hamburger Being Tested by McDonald’s

    McVegan Meat-Free Hamburger Being Tested by McDonald’s

    Good news for vegans who still feel an insatiable craving for McDonald’s fries from time to time: You may soon be able to get a burger with that, which I think is probably more nutritionally sound than just eating a giant pile of French fries. It’s the McVegan, now being tested in Tampere, Finland. A […]

  • ‘Prismverse': See What Being Inside a Diamond is Like (Video)

    ‘Prismverse': See What Being Inside a Diamond is Like (Video)

    There are some big diamonds out there, but unless you’re Atom Ant none of them are big enough for you to get inside, even if such a thing were physically possible. But a recent art installation designed by design studio XEX on behalf of the Dr. Jart+ skincare brand seeks to simulate the imaginary experience […]

  • Wild Blue Doodle Contest by CloudAhoy Rewards Artistic Pilots

    Wild Blue Doodle Contest by CloudAhoy Rewards Artistic Pilots

    For most of us, the job of the airplane pilot is to get from point A to point B is quickly and safely as possible, ideally without any uncomfortable turbulence along the way. But the folks at flight route tracking service CloudAhoy are taking time to appreciate those pilots that have a little bit more […]

  • Taco Bell Chicken and Biscuits Being Tested in Indiana

    Taco Bell Chicken and Biscuits Being Tested in Indiana

    Taco Bell officially has what experts refer to as Breakfast Fever, and I don’t mean to alarm anyone but unfortunately there is no cure. The latest symptomatic flare-up has been reported at Bell locations in Indianapolis: Taco Bell chicken and biscuits. Reports don’t seem to specify a catchy brand name as of yet for Taco […]

  • LEGO Résumé Used by Designer Andy Morris

    LEGO Résumé Used by Designer Andy Morris

    The job market is always tough, and it’s even tougher to know how to set yourself apart from other applicants to any in-demand job. Artist and designer Andy Morris came up with a novel solution, and whether or not it’s gotten him any jobs it has gotten him some viral internet attention: It’s a LEGO […]

  • Mighty: “The First On-The-Go Spotify Music Player”

    Mighty: “The First On-The-Go Spotify Music Player”

    Don’t get me wrong – listening to Spotify on my phone is one of the best ways to listen to music, I’ve enhanced many a nighttime walk using this capability. But the simple fact remains that there are times when one wants to bring music – and not one’s phone – out with them. There’s […]

  • Arctic Buzz: Vodka-Infused Ice Cream That WILL Get You Drunk

    Arctic Buzz: Vodka-Infused Ice Cream That WILL Get You Drunk

    I feel like about once every one or two weeks I’m writing about some food that’s been infused with alcohol or weed of some variety or another. Ice cream is a particularly popular choice for this novelty, and it seems as though they all come with a permanent disclaimer: “This will not get you drunk/high.” […]