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  • ‘Super Mario Odyssey': Trailer for New Mario Game Drops (Video)

    ‘Super Mario Odyssey': Trailer for New Mario Game Drops (Video)

    The upcoming Nintendo Switch, like most Nintendo consoles, will launch with a flagship title starring Mario, the world’s favorite Italian plumber/jumper. And unlike most or all Mario games past, Super Mario Odyssey appears to be partially set in a realistic world much like our own. If you ever wondered whether the Mushroom Kingdom was home […]

  • NASA 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge: The Best Mars Home Concept

    NASA 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge: The Best Mars Home Concept

    I don’t think I’ll be exaggerating when I say that recent world events have made the prospect of living on Mars more appealing than ever. A recent design contest from NASA shows what living on Mars might actually look like in the not-too-distant future: The NASA 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge, the winner of which has now […]

  • Etch Clock Engraves the Time Before Your Eyes

    Etch Clock Engraves the Time Before Your Eyes

    When you look at the Etch Clock, it’s hard not to think about that old saying about how any sufficiently advanced technology would seem like magic to the people of a previous era. It’s a clock that, through either science or sorcery, appears to “engrave” the time on its own surface, in real time. For […]

  • Naked Chicken Chalupa: New Taco Bell Menu Item Has Fried Chicken Shell

    Naked Chicken Chalupa: New Taco Bell Menu Item Has Fried Chicken Shell

    The mad geniuses at Taco Bell have found yet another variation on the taco shell, and it’s almost unbelievable that such a thing could exist. It’s in service of the Naked Chicken Chalupa, one of the chain’s folded delicacies but with “four ounces of marinated, all-white-meat, antibiotic-free chicken kicked up with bold Mexican spices and […]

  • Elago W3: Turn Your Apple Watch Into a Vintage Mac

    Elago W3: Turn Your Apple Watch Into a Vintage Mac

    One of the things that fans love about Apple is the sense of continuity between products and designs, sometimes seeming like one big piece with multiple components. But there’s a new product that lets you draw a direct line between the Apple Watch and the classic Macintosh computer that not even Steve Jobs could have […]

  • Micro Cabin From Larocque Elder Architects

    Micro Cabin From Larocque Elder Architects

    More and more these days I find myself dreaming about an off-the-grid existence, away from the everyday hustle and alone with my own thoughts (and perhaps an Amazon Prime account to keep me from going insane). Given that, it’s hard not to be intrigued by the Micro Cabin from Larocque Elder Architects. The Micro Cabin […]

  • Nikon 100th Anniversary Celebrated With Retrospective Video

    Nikon 100th Anniversary Celebrated With Retrospective Video

    In 1917, a company then known as Nippon Kogaku K.K., now simply Nikon, was born. Like all brands that are lucky/devious enough to survive a hundred years, it’s now Nikon’s solemn responsibility to commemorate their existence, and to do that we now have a pretty cool video looking back on the last century in honor […]

  • Vote Monopoly: Vote on the Next ‘Monopoly’ Tokens

    Vote Monopoly: Vote on the Next ‘Monopoly’ Tokens

    Shoe. Top Hat. Racecar. TURTLE?? That’s right, the folks at Hasbro are once again trying to update their classic board game Monopoly, and this time they need the help of us, the voting public. On a new website Vote Monopoly, you can select eight new possible tokens from a whole mansion full of them—and yes, […]

  • Ben & Jerry’s Urban Bourbon in the Works

    Ben & Jerry’s Urban Bourbon in the Works

    I didn’t know this until today, but evidently there are some pretty good investigative reporters working the ice cream beat out there (and you thought journalism was dead). But after someone at the Instagram account CandyHunting teased the upcoming release of Ben & Jerry’s Urban Bourbon ice cream, an intrepid reporter for Thrillist determined that […]