YOU WILL NOT GO TO SPACE TODAY

SpaceX Reveals The Dragon V2 Spacecraft. In Yo’ Face, Russia!

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SpaceX CEO Elon Musk unveiled the second version of their Dragon spacecraft while wearing a crushed velvet jacket (as one does).

WAKE FOREST

The First Lab-Grown Vagina Implants Have Been A Success

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Four teenage girls born without a vagina (due to Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser Syndrome) have had long-term success with lab-grown vagina implants.

UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH

Scientists Have Regenerated A Living Organ For The First Time

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Regenerative medicine researchers have successfully regenerated a living organ in a mammal for the first time. Much science. So breakthrough. Wow.

Robots

There Is No Real Need For This Robot Kangaroo. I’ll Take Twenty.

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Engineering firm Festo claims they create robotic animals in order to learn more about nature, blah blah, it's a robot kangaroo, does it need a reason?

#CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER

Robert Downey Jr. Continues To Be Awesome, Screens ‘Winter Soldier’ For A Bunch Of Kids

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Robert Downey Jr. continues being a solid dude by celebrating his birthday with a bunch of happy kids who got to see 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'.

#ART

These Star Wars Toys Look More Like Star Wars Than The Prequels

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Finnish illustrator Avanaut is known for, among other things, his excellence in staging and photographing miniature 'Star Wars' scenes.

#COSPLAY

Watch What Happens When An Awesome Family Comes Together For A ‘Pride and Prejudice’ Marriage Proposal

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Check out this photo set of a woman's entire family coming together to surprise her with a 'Pride and Prejudice' themed marriage proposal.

VIOLA ORGANISTA

This Guy Built Leonardo Da Vinci’s Viola Organista, And It Sounds Awesome

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Polish concert pianist Sławomir Zubrzycki has built a working viola organista based on Leonardo da Vinci's sketch.

smithsonian

The Smithsonian Is Putting 3D Models Of Its Collection Online

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The Smithsonian is putting its collection out there in 3D. And yes, you can 3D print it. Have your own priceless relic!

#Batman

Right In The Feels: Batman And Captain America Rescued A Cat From A Burning Building

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An electrical fire in a house in Milton, West Virginia, was a little less tragic this week when Batman and Captain America rescued a cat.

SHORT FILM

Spectacular Sci-Fi, Ultraviolent Music Video Of The Day: Biting Elbows’ ‘Bad Motherf&%ker’

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A music video by Russian indie-punk band 'Biting Elbows' is currently going viral as f--k (that's the proper technical term for this amount of viral load).

#ART

Glitch Furniture: This Hand-Carved Cabinet Is Surreal, Mind-Blowing

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Our minds were blown this morning by a hand-carved storage unit which Nerdcore nicknamed "Glitch Furniture".

TIGNES

Catch You On The Flipside: Stunt Driver Makes The First Successful Car Backflip

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Guerlain Chicherit performed the first successful 360-degree backflip in a car. Well, the first intentional car backflip anyway.

ULTRA EVER DRY

Ultra-Ever Dry Spray Might Be Black Magic, But We're Coating A Sled With It Anyway

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Ultra-Ever Dry spray appears to be magical if this video is to be believed.

UK

The First Music Video Made With Real-Time MRI Techniques Is Suitably Mind-Blowing

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Adam Powell directed the music video below for "Better Man Than He" by Sivu, and it's the first time real-time MRI has been used to make a music video.

toys

Here’s What War Machine And Iron Man Will Look Like In ‘Iron Man 3′

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Somebody over at Sideshow is getting fired, possibly out of a cannon into a dumpster of starved badgers, but their loss/horrifying fate is our gain.

#COSPLAY

Guy Builds A Functional Iron Man Gauntlet With Lasers. Take That, Back Of The Hand.

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Patrick Priebe of Laser-Gadgets built his own Iron Man gauntlet, complete with two lasers to help him aim his EVEN STRONGER LASERS.

WANT

Tolkien Fan Builds His Own Hobbit House Just To Store His Collection

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In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. And in Chester County, Pennsylvania, there lived a lucky S.O.B. who built his own hobbit house.

#ANIMATION

Nick Offerman (Ron Swanson) Voices 'Axe Cop' And All Is Right With The World

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Fox's animated 'Axe Cop' series is set to debut next April, but in the meantime we have a Halloween short voiced by Nick Offerman (Ron Swanson).

#COSPLAY

This Animatronic Admiral Ackbar Costume Is Decidedly A Trap

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This one-of-a-kind Admiral Ackbar costume is also animatronic. We want him to follow us around and alert us to impending snares and such.


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