Month: September 2014

Scientists discover beginning of life-bearing chemistry at the center of the galaxy

Scientists have found the beginnings of life-bearing chemistry at the centre of the galaxy. Iso-propyl cyanide has been detected in a star-forming cloud 27,000 light-years from Earth. I can’t figure out what that gunk is […]

2-year-old girl gives her parents an earful for laughing at her ‘Frozen’ performance

This poor little Irish (?) girl does not like it when her parents find her attempt at performing a song from “Frozen” a little too amusing.

The Who releases their first song in over 8 years, just waiting for what new CSI show it will be used for

The Who: Be Lucky It’s Friday, eff it, turn up your speakers (or if your co-workers are prudes then put on your headphones), crank up the volume and listen to these septuagenarians rock your socks […]

Space tourism company offers ‘Circumlunar’ navigation of the moon in a Soyuz spacecraft

Space Adventures Ltd. is offering space flight tours around the far-side of the moon to private citizens. The Soyuz craft you’re in will fly within 100km of the moon’s surface, you’ll see the illuminated far-side […]

YouTuber WheezyWaiter celebrates his 1,000th video in the most amazing way

YouTuber WheezyWaiter has over 500,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel where he talks about “coffee, beards, clones, news, weirdness, normalness, and things that you’re not sure are weird or normal”. He posted his 1,000th video […]

The deep fried KitKat grilled cheese sandwich is more American than apple pie, the Bald Eagle and baseball combined

If you’ve ever been so bored (a.k.a. high) that you’ve actually wondered what a deep fried KitKat grilled cheese sandwich would look like you’re in luck. As for tasting it, well, you’re on your own […]

Photoshopped image making the social media rounds ramping up the call to oust NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell It’s no secret that Roger Goodell has completely bungled the Ray Rice situation since the beginning. After seeing the video of Rice dragging his unconscious fiancée out of an elevator Goodell chose to suspend […]

College president offers to buy year’s supply of textbooks for any student that beats him in Madden NFL

As part of Columbia College President Dr. Scott Dalrymple’s inauguration festivities, the college will host a fierce, no-holds-barred video game challenge, featuring Madden 25. The winner will advance to a championship bout with the president, […]

German photographer took 100,000 photographs over three months to capture the “perfect” smoke images

These amazing photographs were taken by German photographer Thomas Herbrich, they are the results of a painstaking process which took Herbrich three months to complete. It could be called Herbrich’s study in smoke. It’s also […]

Cigarette sales in the United States from 1970-2012

This amazing graphic details the decline in cigarette sales throughout the United States over the past 40 years.