If you’re an NBA rookie, you really don’t want to go up against LeBron James. And if you find yourself at the world’s biggest pun competition, the last person you want to face is four-time defending champion Ben Ziek.
Beyond our macabre associations, scientists and startups are investigating the power of blood to combat degenerative diseases. But don't get carried away, just yet.
The website, splashy and white, promised locally sourced, plant-based meals, and it cost $420 for five days, about four times as much as I spend on my weekly meals. It was clear to me that I wasn’t just subscribing to a food service, I was signing up for a lifestyle, an aesthetic.
Proper Cloth is making it remarkably easy to get made-to-measure shirts. Between their sizing algorithm that creates a custom shirt size in seconds to their Design A Shirt tool that lets you customize every detail, everything is done online. No wonder they’re the highest-rated online shirtmaker on Google.
Eight burro, having just completed a long road trip from Arizona to California, were anxious to get out of their trailer and into the wider world... Until they noticed the world had shifted into a green hellscape.
More than four months have passed since intruders came into Ana Ortiz's apartment and robbed her of over $2,600 in cash she needed to pay rent. The people who took her money weren't criminals, but officers with the New York City Police Department.
Mark Zuckerberg has shared a look at Facebook's massive Luleå data center in Sweden.
No Aldo, Mars is *not* like Burning Man.
An NJ Transit train crashed into the station in Hoboken at the height of Thursday's morning rush, leaving twisted piles of metal and bricks and causing part of the highly trafficked terminal to collapse.
Welcome to Today In 2016, your daily digest of all things election. Today: Hillary Clinton skipped her security training, Trump broke the US embargo against Cuba and Gary Johnson messes up again.
Towels, toothbrushes and even bars of soap: these are the things you should and should not share with friends.
We'll take a full series of Indiana Jones' adventures in some old-school, Disney-style animation and we'll take it yesterday.
Typically you see a trend jump from one city to another before reaching country-wide or world-wide status. This was not the case here.
These girls prove definitively that rope skipping is as competitive and badass as any other sport out there, especially when it's set to Usher's "Yeah!"
Based upon new findings extracted from a 9-ton block of rock and bone from eastern Utah, some squishy sediment could literally stop even the most rapacious raptors dead in their tracks.
A slightly different cleat shape can make the difference between winning and losing.
You don’t need to own a lot of clothes, just a few really excellent essentials. And we've helped you find the best.
The crazy collapse of Silicon Valley darling Hampton Creek, the rise of the Fixer Uppers and more stuff you should be reading this week.
In the midst of a national crisis of police violence, Baltimore’s state’s attorney gambled that prosecuting six officers for the death of Freddie Gray would help heal her city. She lost much more than just the case.
Unlike any other service on the market, this VPN immediately and automatically activates an encrypted VPN channel as soon your device connects to an unsecured Wi-Fi network (even if your phone is in locked mode or in your pocket.)
Written language has been independently four times in human history, and the Maya were the only indigenous American civilization to do so.
The quest for a calmer, gentler dating app.
Workers are unhappy with their salaries; employers are unhappy with their costs. It isn't a big leap to conclude that so long as either health-care costs keep rising or employers are responsible for paying them that wages will be competing with compensation.
"127 Hours" would have been a significantly happier movie had it revolved around a large boulder dislodging itself and floating off of James Franco's arm.
From drone photography and strategic lighting to his clients’ own future-self aspirations, there’s nothing Fredrik Eklund won’t use to create desire and make a sale.
The rise of the mammals may be feel like a familiar tale, but there’s a twist you likely don’t know about: If it wasn’t for a virus, it might not have happened at all.
It would actually *increase* immigration, you fools!
Usually Stephen Colbert's band leader Jon Batiste talks through jazz, but today he has an important message about race to say using his throat piano.
Police in a San Diego suburb said Wednesday that the item held by an African-American man who was fatally shot after allegedly taking a "shooting stance" was a vape smoking device.
Being gainfully employed is about more than money. We need to consider what will give our lives purpose and connection in the age of automation.
In the Libertarian candidate's defense, MSNBC town hall host Chris Matthews is all over his case. But still, c'mon Gary. You gotta know this stuff.
In the spring of 1970, Nikita Khrushchev posed for a series of seemingly silly photographs. A group of American editors needed the photographs as a sign to proceed with what would come to be seen as an explosive and grand act of Cold War subterfuge: the publication of Nikita Khrushchev’s memoirs, against the wishes of the Soviet leadership.
This POV video of top Formula One driver Nico Rosberg is annotated to show what his feet and hands are doing (a lot more than just steering). It's really, really impressive — as is how close he comes to the wall on every turn.
A professor at the prestigious university, who is the subject of three complaints, has filed defamation suits against the women he is accused of sexually harassing.
It appears the virus was spread through the tears or sweat of a patient with a particularly severe infection.
In 1934, the capsule, a copper cylinder, was buried with a formal ceremony in the foundation of one of the buildings of a training center the Nazis were constructing to indoctrinate future leaders of the Third Reich.
Pretty much all of JJ Abrams' work, from "Lost" to "Super 8" to "Star Trek: Into Darkness," revolves around the same gimmick. And with "10 Cloverfield Lane," he finally figured out the right way to use it.
Social media has, in its own way, provided us a means of generating other selves. We just haven’t yet learned to set them free. Beyoncé has.
Alexander Selkirk was marooned on an island for more than four years. But his story was very different from the famous novel.
Every Easter, Bettys, a chain in the UK, makes stunning chocolate eggs. Like monks making sand mandalas, their work is meant to be ephemeral, as it is smashed to smithereens and then eaten.