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Rocket scientists are turning to fashion to create a revolutionary stiletto

Apr 21, 15 Rocket scientists are turning to fashion to create a revolutionary stiletto

Posted by in Space, WTF???

As former head of recruiting at California-based SpaceX, Dolly Singh used to walk around the cavernous spacecraft company in high heels. It was a painful experience. Not wearing high heels was one solution; designing her own was another.

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Animal species we have lost since 2000

Apr 21, 15 Animal species we have lost since 2000

Posted by in Juxtaposed In Japan, Science

The sad fact of species extinction reared its head again recently with two stories. The first is that the last male northern white rhino on earth is being protected 24/7 by armed guards in Kenya, and the second was a viral story that the last western black rhino has just been declared extinct.

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Ebola found in survivor’s semen six months after recovery

Apr 20, 15 Ebola found in survivor’s semen six months after recovery

Posted by in Health, WTF???

Traces of the Ebola virus have been found in the semen of an Ebola survivor six months after being declared virus-free. Doctors are now working to uncover whether or not this is an isolated occurrence, but for the time being health officials are advising all Ebola survivors to either abstain from sex.

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Beer made from sewage water? In Oregon, that might soon be a reality

Apr 19, 15 Beer made from sewage water? In Oregon, that might soon be a reality

Posted by in Science, WTF???

On Wednesday, the Oregon Environmental Quality Commission voted to let one brewery use water recycled from sewage to brew its beer. Oregon Brew Crew would be supplied by Clean Water Services, a utility with a highly sophisticated treatment process that turns sewage into drinking-quality water.

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The female condom that guarantees you’ll orgasm

Apr 18, 15 The female condom that guarantees you’ll orgasm

Posted by in Lifestyle, WTF???

The female condom protects women from sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), unwanted pregnancies, and most recently, prevented anti-climactic sex. IXu LLC, a Michigan-based condom company, developed a new wearable-tech product for women, the VA w.o.w., that has a 100 percent orgasm rate by the fourth time of use.

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Square Enix launches Final Fantasy XIII… Into the clouds

Apr 18, 15 Square Enix launches Final Fantasy XIII… Into the clouds

Posted by in Gamer's Corner, Gaming

This week, Square Enix launched Final Fantasy XIII for iOS and Android. Final Fantasy XIII for the smartphone is only 20 MB, which is unprecedented for a mobile gaming port of a more recent game. How does Square Enix prevent Final Fantasy XIII’s heavy processing needs from frying someone’s iPhone?

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Smile more if you want to look older

Apr 17, 15 Smile more if you want to look older

Posted by in Science, WTF???

Smiling is awesome — there’s no better way to say it. Here’s something you might not want to hear — especially if you’re worried about aging. A new study has found people tend to perceive those who smile as looking older.

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Beer beauty! Can a brew a day keep the aging away?

Apr 16, 15 Beer beauty! Can a brew a day keep the aging away?

Posted by in Health, WTF???

There are many supposed health benefits of beer ranging from cardiovascular health and type 2 diabetes prevention to kidney health and vision perks. Now, Japanese liquor company Suntory has created a special brew that will have another type of advantage: beauty.

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Game of Thrones season 5 leaked episodes: Could Scientology be responsible?

Apr 15, 15 Game of Thrones season 5 leaked episodes: Could Scientology be responsible?

Posted by in Media & Entertainment, WTF???

More than a million viewers have already seen the first four episodes of Game of Thrones Season 5 thanks to leaked press screener episodes. But while HBO is not yet sure who leaked them, one name is on the tip of every tongue. Is the Church of Scientology behind the Game of Thrones Season 5 Leaked Episodes?

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Rockstar teases ‘GTA 5′ PC editor

Apr 15, 15 Rockstar teases ‘GTA 5′ PC editor

Posted by in Gamer's Corner, Gaming

“Grand Theft Auto 5” will reach the PC on Tuesday, and developer Rockstar of New York City teased eager fans with a two-minute trailer of its Rockstar Editor on Monday. The tool allows players to share and alter videos, much like an in-game Instagram or Snapchat.

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