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This Design Generation Has Failed 21 Feb 2018, 10:48 am

Today’s UX designers have failed to act in the best interest of users. To right the ship, the next generation has to make three significant changes.

'Fifty Shades' And The Secret Compromises That Women Make 21 Feb 2018, 10:33 am

People lie about sex all the time: not always on purpose, and not always for themselves. Many say, for example, that they wanted to give what was taken from them.

The 25 Best Movie Supervillains, Ranked 21 Feb 2018, 10:33 am

From various Jokers to Erik Killmonger and everywhere in between.

Why Self-Taught Artificial Intelligence Has Trouble With The Real World 21 Feb 2018, 10:33 am

The latest artificial intelligence systems start from zero knowledge of a game and grow to world-beating in a matter of hours. But researchers are struggling to apply these systems beyond the arcade.

This Is How Easy It Is For A Kid To Buy A Gun In The United States 21 Feb 2018, 10:15 am

This 13-year-old was immediately laughed off by clerks when he tried to buy alcohol and cigarettes, but buying a .22 caliber rifle from a private seller? Easy.

These $25 Workout Earbuds Are Surprisingly Good 21 Feb 2018, 9:37 am

You don’t have to spend $100+ for Bluetooth, water-resistant earbuds to work well.

When Whisper Networks Let Us Down 21 Feb 2018, 9:24 am

How communities struggle — and sometimes fail — to stop sexual assault.

Remember The Discman? A Tribute To The Portable Music Players Of 1998 21 Feb 2018, 9:24 am

Before the iPod and smartphones, Walkmen and Discmen allowed for technologically simple — yet blissfully distraction-free — listening on the go.

This Rescued Street Dog's Transformation Will Melt Your Heart 21 Feb 2018, 9:15 am

The pup was found in such bad shape due to a condition that made his skin look like stone.

Worst Roommate Ever 21 Feb 2018, 8:31 am

One scheming, sinister man. A dozen unsuspecting victims. The ultimate Craigslist nightmare.

This Canadian City Is Plagued By An Obnoxious Humming — And It's Getting Worse 21 Feb 2018, 8:31 am

The deep noises in Windsor, Ontario mysteriously wash in and out of their neighborhoods and homes, hitting the ears of some but not all residents. And according to recent local news coverage, the eerie disturbances are now getting bad again.

How To Make Copycat In-N-Out And Shake Shack Burgers In Your Own Home 21 Feb 2018, 8:17 am

There's no need to settle this coastal burger rivalry when you can just enjoy both in a single sitting.

The #1 Trending Video On YouTube Accused Parkland Student David Hogg Of Being A Paid Actor 21 Feb 2018, 7:53 am

YouTube doesn't appear to have good safeguards managing what hits the top of their trending algorithm.

What's Behind One Of The Biggest Financial Scams In History 21 Feb 2018, 7:34 am

In 2012, the global markets were rocked by revelations about a scam so massive it was almost hard to comprehend: the LIBOR scandal.

The Tragedy Of Erik Killmonger 21 Feb 2018, 7:34 am

The revolutionary ideals of Black Panther’s profound and complex villain have been twisted into a desire for hegemony.

There's A Creative Benefit To Watching Trashy TV 21 Feb 2018, 7:34 am

A short break from thinking could yield your best work yet.

'People Think The Deer Are Lovely. Then They Learn More About It' 21 Feb 2018, 6:31 am

The Scottish Highlands have a deer problem. Is shooting tens of thousands of them the only solution?

Testing Apple Maps Vs. Google Maps Vs. Waze 21 Feb 2018, 6:31 am

Which navigation app estimates the shortest travel time? How does each app over/underestimate travel times? And which navigation app actually gets you to your destination most quickly?

Crispr Could Revolutionize The Way We Eradicate Invasive Species 21 Feb 2018, 6:31 am

Poison. Traps. Rifles. The methods for eradicating island predators like rats are brutal. Some conservationists want to use Crispr to do the same job. This method isn't brutal, but it could fundamentally transform our power over nature.

What Olympic Sports Would Be Called If They Were Named Accurately 21 Feb 2018, 6:17 am

Jimmy Fallon asked Viceland's Desus & Mero to rename Winter Olympic sports that have names that don't accurately describe exactly what they are.

Kimmel Explains His Reaction To Fergie's Sultry Rendition Of The National Anthem 21 Feb 2018, 6:17 am

"The reason I was smiling is because I love the national anthem so much."

Floods Completely Submerged A Forest Path In Crystal Clear Water And It's One Of The Coolest Things We've Seen In A Long Time 21 Feb 2018, 6:08 am

We can't really explain why the water is so incredibly clear, but this video from the Rio de Prata ecological preserve in Brazil is simply spectacular.

Diver Finds Out What Happens When You Get In A Moray Eel's Personal Space 21 Feb 2018, 6:08 am

Moray eels have a powerful bite (many divers have lost fingers), so it makes sense that this diver panicked as a moray launched itself at him.

Woman Wakes Up Her Rabbit With An Air Horn, But Luckily It's Not What You Think 21 Feb 2018, 5:47 am

Before you crucify us, take a minute and enjoy the video.

Democrat Easily Wins Kentucky State House Seat In District Trump Won By 48 Points In 2016 21 Feb 2018, 5:33 am

Linda Belcher had previously represented this district in the state legislature, lost a very narrow 50.4-49.6 race in 2016.

This Simple, Gorgeous Short About A UFO Sighting Will Bring A Smile To Your Face 21 Feb 2018, 5:33 am

Please enjoy this lovely story about a man, his dog and a janky old spaceship.

Here's Newsweek's Story About Its Own Sketchy Owners That Got Two Editors And A Reporter Fired 21 Feb 2018, 5:33 am

After Newsweek Media Group fired two top editors and a reporter over a story about the  suspect financials of the owners of the magazine, other editors and reporters got the story out.

Inside The Corrosive Workplace Culture Of The Dallas Mavericks 21 Feb 2018, 5:33 am

More than a dozen current and ex-employees characterize the Mavs' hostile work environment — ranging from sexual harassment to domestic violence — as an “open secret."

Natalie Portman Doesn't Want To Live In Oblivion 21 Feb 2018, 5:33 am

In an interview with BuzzFeed News, Portman discusses "Annihilation," Hollywood's Time's Up revolution, learning from Reese Witherspoon and her regret over signing the Roman Polanski petition.

Evangelical Pastor Billy Graham Dead At 99 21 Feb 2018, 5:33 am

Graham served as a counselor or minister to a dozen U.S. presidents, and he preached to an estimated 200 million people in 185 countries around the world during his life. His message reached millions more as he maintained a near-constant presence on radio, television and the internet.

In Sudan, Rediscovering Ancient Nubia Before It's Too Late 21 Feb 2018, 4:30 am

Long ignored by white archaeologists as a mere footnote, modern scientists are now racing to document what's left of the ancient African civilization.

How To Inoculate The Public Against Fake News 21 Feb 2018, 4:30 am

When people were given a toolbox of deceptive techniques and told to "play Russian troll," they learned to reject disinformation.

The Great Online School Scam 21 Feb 2018, 4:30 am

Students are performing worse than ever, but private companies are making millions.

If Climate Change Wrecks Your City, Can It Sue Exxon? 21 Feb 2018, 4:30 am

Scientists can now link disasters to climate change, opening the door to lawsuits against fossil fuel companies

Pied Piper Remains In Disarray In The New Trailer For 'Silicon Valley' Season 5 20 Feb 2018, 7:35 pm

There's no Erlich, but still a lot of chaos (and a bear?). The new season begins March 25th.

Guy Spider-Mans Up A Brick Alleyway, Does A Two-Story Belly Flop Onto Concrete 20 Feb 2018, 6:03 pm

That looks like it really, really hurt.

How Creedence Clearwater Revival Became The Soundtrack To Every Vietnam Movie 20 Feb 2018, 6:03 pm

If your knowledge of the Vietnam War comes from the movies, you’d be forgiven for assuming there were massive speakers blasting Creedence nonstop throughout the Mekong Delta the entire time.

The Great Big Spotify Scam 20 Feb 2018, 4:32 pm

A Bulgarian playlist-maker scammed the Spotify payout system for months last year — and could well have made themselves a millionaire off Daniel Ek’s platform.

This Graph Showing The Total Number Of Words Spoken By Each Character On 'The Office' Has A Few Surprises 20 Feb 2018, 2:13 pm

Yes, Michael speaks more words than any other character. But you might be surprised by just how many more words.

The 33-Year Quest For The Perfect Run Of 'Super Mario Bros.' Is Almost Over 20 Feb 2018, 1:37 pm

These days, new records aren't about seconds, but milliseconds. Eventually, it just might not be possible to beat the game any faster.

The $30 Billion Supplement Racket 20 Feb 2018, 12:37 pm

There are more than 90,000 vitamin and dietary supplement products sold in the US. They come in pills, powders, drinks, and bars. On the whole, we believe them. But should we?

Puggle Swoops In And Demolishes Woman's Entire Cheeseburger 20 Feb 2018, 12:27 pm

Alfie may be little but that doesn't mean he isn't one hungry boye.

The Delightful Things That Happen Late Night At An Irish Wedding 20 Feb 2018, 12:27 pm

You will desperately want to attend a similar soiree upon watching this video.

Lions Try To Take Down A Mongoose, Quickly Learn That That's A Bad Idea 20 Feb 2018, 10:22 am

Mongooses do not mess around, as this group of lions found out.

This Sci-Fi Short About The First Faster-Than-Light Spacecraft Is Freakin' Phenomenal 20 Feb 2018, 7:07 am

And just like that, the astronaut had disappeared.

This Wearable Delivers On Its Health Promises 20 Feb 2018, 5:42 am

This health wearable knows that how you rest is as important as how you work out. The Oura ring tracks both and then does something truly remarkable: tells you how to get better.

This HD, Wide-Angle, Waterproof Action Cam Is $50 16 Feb 2018, 1:28 pm

The Action Cam features 1080p recording, with the option to film in loops or capture high-quality photos with the 12MP lens. Designed to be jitter-free, with a wide-angle lens, this durable camera is just the thing to capture fast-paced action wherever you go.

We’ve Got An Extra iPhone X And A Spare Pair Of AirPods — You Want ‘Em? 14 Feb 2018, 6:34 am

Looking to upgrade your phone/headphone setup? We got you. We’re teaming up with GQ, Thrillist, Product hunt and Fatherly to hook you up with Apple’s latest and greatest. All you gotta do is enter.

This Is The Best Wireless Charging Pad On Amazon 5 Feb 2018, 11:54 am

Just set your (Qi-enabled) smartphone on the pad to charge. No wires, no worries.

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