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  • The SNL App Gives Users Access to Thousands of Sketches and More

    The SNL App Gives Users Access to Thousands of Sketches and More

    Fans of Saturday Night Live have long been frustrated by the show’s rights holders’ refusal to put out a comprehensive collection of sketches from the show’s long now 40-year run in some form. Now, in time for the show’s big 40th anniversary bash, there’s the SNL App, which gives users an extensive database of sketches, […]

  • ‘SDO: Year 5′: NASA Releases Solar Highlight Reel (Video)

    ‘SDO: Year 5′: NASA Releases Solar Highlight Reel (Video)

    The sun: What’s it been up to? Sure, we see it almost every day up in the sky, but that doesn’t mean we really know what’s going on up there. Luckily, the people at NASA have been keeping an extra-close watch at the sun’s activities for the last five years with the Solar Dynamics Observatory, […]

  • ‘Descension': Sculptor Anish Kapoor Unveils Perpetual Whirlpool (Video)

    ‘Descension': Sculptor Anish Kapoor Unveils Perpetual Whirlpool (Video)

    When most of us hear the word “sculpture,” we think of something that’s totally static and unmoving, like a statue. But that’s not always the case, as evidenced by Descension, a new installation by sculptor Anish Kapoor that can best be described as a constantly swirling black whirlpool. Descension is the first site-specific art installation […]

  • Human Made Spring/Summer 2015 T-Shirts

    Human Made Spring/Summer 2015 T-Shirts

    New for the spring and summer of 2015, it’s a line of t-shirts from offbeat style brand Human Made. The Human Made spring/summer 2015 t-shirts are typically high-quality, with seemingly equal amounts of attention paid to both the visual design of the graphics and the actual construction of the shirts themselves. The latter comes courtesy […]

  • Katz’s Deli Chocolate Egg Cream Scented Candle

    Katz’s Deli Chocolate Egg Cream Scented Candle

    Katz’s Deli in New York City is perhaps the most iconic deli on the planet (it’s where Meg Ryan faked an orgasm in When Harry Met Sally, for your information). So it’s not really that surprising that there’s a licensed scented candle featuring the scent of one of the deli’s most famous delicacies. It’s the […]

  • Virgin Australia Demonstrates Plane Painting Process (Video)

    Virgin Australia Demonstrates Plane Painting Process (Video)

    Airline Virgin Australia has given its fleet of planes a makeover. While most passengers of the airline are probably more concerned about what this means regarding their travel options and the flight experience itself, it also entails a literal makeover for the actual airplanes. And that’s the subject of a cool new promotional video from […]

  • SNKRS: Nike Releases Own Sneaker App

    SNKRS: Nike Releases Own Sneaker App

    Sneaker brand adidas recently broke some new ground with the release of Confirmed, their sneaker reservation app designed to simplify the process of grabbing a hotly anticipated pair of kicks. Now, Nike is moving in on that ground with the new SNKRS app. The Nike SNKRS app gives users “a complete sneaker shopping experience,” from […]

  • BitTorrent Announces Original Programming Venture

    BitTorrent Announces Original Programming Venture

    Torrent site BitTorrent made its name by giving users the ability to download stolen movies, music, and other media, but now, much like the Corleone family, they’re trying to go legit. The company recently announced its intention to start releasing original programming, kind of similar to how streaming sites like Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu […]

  • Gotham Air: Catch a Chopper Ride Through NYC (Video)

    Gotham Air: Catch a Chopper Ride Through NYC (Video)

    When trying to make it to the airport in that legendary New York City traffic, your options are pretty limited. But now there’s a new option, provided you don’t mind blowing a few bucks – it’s Gotham Air, described as being like “Uber for helicopters.” Gotham Air can get you from downtown to JFK in […]