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Let’s Talk Black Holes

Nov 22, 14 Let’s Talk Black Holes

Posted by in Miracles Of The Modern, Space

Have you ever wanted the chance to just sit down with a scientist so that you could pick their brain about some aspect of our Universe that you were curious about? Well, thanks to the National Science Foundation, a team sat down with astrophysicist Dan Evans of the Smithsonian Institute to ask him about one of the most fascinating aspects of his research: black holes.

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Power Corrupts, But So Does Testosterone

Nov 21, 14 Power Corrupts, But So Does Testosterone

Posted by in Juxtaposed In Japan, Science

A new study has found that the 100-year-old-theory, “Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely,” is still true today – and interestingly has also noted the role of testosterone in being greedy for power.

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Germinator – The Kung-Flu Fighting Jacket

Nov 21, 14 Germinator – The Kung-Flu Fighting Jacket

Posted by in An English Angle, Health, Technology

Let’s face it, the world can be a pretty gross disgusting place. While we can’t exactly float around in a Bird Flu and bacteria-free bubble, a lot of us have become “germaphobic” and would much prefer not to touch anything that another human has had their sticky paws on.

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Would You Rather Sleep Or Have Sex?

Nov 20, 14 Would You Rather Sleep Or Have Sex?

Posted by in Juxtaposed In Japan, Lifestyle, Science

In the modern world, with ever-increasing pressures on our time, some of life’s most fundamental activities are being compromised. Americans are being forced to choose between sleep and sex.

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Kitty Chemistry

Nov 20, 14 Kitty Chemistry

Posted by in Miracles Of The Modern, Science

Allow me to reveal one of the greatest secrets of the Internet to you. Are you ready? Here it is: the Internet loves cats. Of course, how could it not? Did you know that there is a lot of science to be found regarding your cute little kitty? Of course there is

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Yukon Putting Birds In Little Drunk Tanks

Nov 19, 14 Yukon Putting Birds In Little Drunk Tanks

Posted by in Science, WTF???

Beset by a seasonal rash of birds inebriated on fermented berries, Yukon wildlife officials have readied a series of miniature drunk tanks to help the erratic avians sober up.

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Futuristic Cycle Path Is Inspired By Van Gogh

Nov 19, 14 Futuristic Cycle Path Is Inspired By Van Gogh

Posted by in Juxtaposed In Japan, Technology

2015 sees the 125th anniversary of the death of Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh, and along with many other projects that will mark Van Gogh 2015 the Dutch city of Eindhoven has unveiled a beautiful, artistic cycle path inspired by Van Gogh’s famous “The Starry Night” painting.

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Two Guys You Should Never Accept Packages From

Nov 18, 14 Two Guys You Should Never Accept Packages From

Posted by in Health, WTF???

A couple of America’s best and brightest are at the center of an investigation in Thailand after trying to ship some stolen contraband home to the states – a fairly mundane series of events... until you find out exactly what the ill-gotten goods were. The two men, allegedly stole adult and infant body parts from a Bangkok hospital and tried to send them back to Las Vegas.

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Facebook Has A New Way To Keep Cool

What do you think you would find if you traveled to the cold, northern reaches of Sweden? It’s cold there. It’s a beautiful land, to be sure, as the Northern Lights can commonly be seen dancing across the sky. Beautiful, cold, and likely not the place you would expect to find companies like Facebook setting up server farms.

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The (Incredible) Art Of Destiny – A Review

Nov 16, 14 The (Incredible) Art Of Destiny – A Review

Posted by in Gaming, Miracles Of The Modern

Insight Editions is set to release a new product line based on the Destiny video game franchise by Bungie and Activision. These will include a poster collection, a hardcover blank journal, and The Art of Destiny, which will feature not only incredible artwork, but also a look into how the game came together visually. Insight Editions was even so kind as to provide redOrbit with review copies.

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