Costumers Ask, "What are Women?"

There is some serious cognitive dissonance between costume companies desire to sell costumes to women, and their understanding of what women are - their understanding of fictional women at least. » 10/27/13 2:21pm 10/27/13 2:21pm

Win Tickets to IFLS Live! at the American Museum of Natural History

On Wednesday, August 28, we're throwing the ultimate science event: IFLS Live!, co-hosted with Elise Andrew of I F*cking Love Science. And even though it's completely sold out, we're offering one more chance for you to grab tickets. We're giving away five pairs of tickets to our Facebook fans - just go here to enter! » 8/21/13 6:12pm 8/21/13 6:12pm

Weird, Al Yankovic is currently announcing the 2013 Bonnaroo lineup…

Today, in celebration of that special time of year when hundreds of thousands of young people voluntarily sleep outside and see very famous musical acts perform their very famous songs, noted weird person Al Yankovic is announcing the 2013 Bonnaroo lineup. You can watch him do his thing live in the video embedded… » 2/19/13 8:59am 2/19/13 8:59am

Who Wore It Best? The Nightmarish, Blood-Gargling Zombie Edition

Last week, we decided to host a contest in conjunction with the release of Dead Yourself, the horrifying The Walking Dead photo app that allows you to transform the faces of innocent bystanders into oozing, putrid, maggot-filled messes. » 2/08/13 8:59am 2/08/13 8:59am

Turn Yourself into a Zombie with Dead Yourself, The Walking Dead Photo …

As you can probably tell from the image above, The Walking Dead Dead Yourself photo app is truly a thing of beauty. With little-to-no physical effort on your part, you can transform your face (or the grinning visage of a loved one) into a putrid, oozing, undead nightmare — doesn't that sound like fun? » 1/29/13 8:59am 1/29/13 8:59am

Talk to the Guy Who Made these Surreal Solarized Shots of Paradise

Solarisation: The photography trick guaranteed to make mundane shots look like dreamscapes, everyday folks look like phantasms, and these shots of surfers and bikers in Costa Rica by Scott Rinckenberger look extra-extreme. » 11/07/12 8:59am 11/07/12 8:59am

5 ways to stay hyper-connected via the new Outlook.com

The new Outlook.com has come from the fuuuuuuuutuuuuure (insert Theremin time travel sounds) where your email service does a lot more than just send and receive messages. One of Outlook's coolest features: It integrates seamlessly with your social networks, allowing you to stay connected in real-time with your friends. … » 11/06/12 8:59am 11/06/12 8:59am

5 ways to stay hyper-connected via the new Outlook.com

The new Outlook.com has come from the fuuuuuuuutuuuuure (insert Theremin time travel sounds) where your email service does a lot more than just send and receive messages. One of Outlook's coolest features: It integrates seamlessly with your social networks, allowing you to stay connected in real-time with your friends. … » 10/29/12 8:59am 10/29/12 8:59am