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The 5 Craziest Balancing Videos on the Internet

By Tim WainwrightFebruary 17, 2015
The human body maintains balance through the coordination of three systems: the vestibular, the somatosensory, and the visual. The body needs input from our ears, our eyes, and even our skin to maintain balance (or: the ability to maintain a vertical line from the body's ... More  →
The 5 Craziest Balancing Videos on the Internet
In 870 Days, Iron Man Will Be Real

In 870 Days, Iron Man Will Be Real

By Tim WainwrightFebruary 3, 2015
The United States Military is doing everything it can to give the people what they want. And unquestionably, what the people want is a real-life Iron Man suit. ... More  →

The N00b's Guide to the "End" of the Marvel Universe

By Tim WainwrightJanuary 28, 2015
If you're a casual fan of, or recent convert to, the world of comic books and superhero movies, you may have been confused this week. Headlines of the webcosystem subtly alluded to the end of the Marvel Universe, like Buzzfeed's "The Marvel Universe is Officially ... More  →
The N00b's Guide to the "End" of the Marvel Universe
11 Incredible Stained Glass Etsy Pieces for Geeks

11 Incredible Stained Glass Etsy Pieces for Geeks

By Tim WainwrightJanuary 23, 2015
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross famously said that people "are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within." We've assembled a list of pieces that reflect i More  →

5 Mesmerizing Alternatives to the Yule Log Video

By Tim WainwrightDecember 18, 2014
Most of us aren't lucky enough to live in a house where you can just light up a roaring fire and get cozy in the living room. Indeed, in many dorm rooms and studio apartments making fires is actually discouraged! Around the Christmas season, many of ... More  →
5 Mesmerizing Alternatives to the Yule Log Video
5 Classic Etiquette Tips for Geeks

5 Classic Etiquette Tips for Geeks

By Tim WainwrightNovember 4, 2014
It’s tough to write about etiquette these days, mostly because it’s not something people believe in anymore. Oh, sure, we don’t sneeze in each other’s mouths or pee in our host’s sinks (civilization hasn’t yet decayed that much)—but etiquette isn’t the basics. It is a ... More  →

Will the New Harry Potter Movie Be Any Good?

By Tim WainwrightSeptember 3, 2014
Expelliarmus! Variety reported recently that David Yates, director of the last four Harry Potter films, is in final negotiations to helm Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the new spin-off trilogy set in the wonderful better-in-every-way-than-the-real-world universe of Hogwarts. With this latest news, we ... More  →
Will the New Harry Potter Movie Be Any Good?

These Are Your Appliances on Steampunk

By Tim WainwrightFebruary 19, 2014
Steampunk. Gearpunk. Clockpunk. Neo-Victorian. Edwardian Sci-fi. Gaslight fantasy. These are all variations on a cultural movement that is notoriously hard to define but at the very least unites around a love of beautiful anachronism. Here we are proud to present a collectio More  →
These Are Your Appliances on Steampunk