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Traffic cameras might be unfairly ticketing drivers based on bad math

Traffic cameras might be unfairly ticketing drivers based on bad math

Those stoplight cameras that catch us committing the tiniest traffic infractions might not be as accurate as we’ve been led to believe, according to a very persistent Oregon resident whose nearly four-year battle against the system was recently profiled by Wired. It’s not the cameras themselves, it’s the math controlling the timing of stoplight signals […]

Beer could help ease physical pain, but there's a catch

Beer could help ease physical pain, but there's a catch

We’ve all done stupid stuff after too many drinks — like, in my case, trying to tackle a stop sign. And now science is here to tell us that, yes, you probably feel less pain after a few drinks.  The study, published in The Journal of Pain in December 2016 but making the rounds online […]

A type of antelope previously extinct in the wild is now thriving in Chad

A type of antelope previously extinct in the wild is now thriving in Chad

Well, this is definitely a feel-good story. The Smithsonian’s National Zoo released a video in April reporting that the scimitar-horned oryx has been reintroduced in Chad and appear to be doing well. The oryx, which is a type of antelope, has been extinct in the wild for 35 years, according to Smithsonian.  But starting in […]

YouTuber turns Nintendo Switch into a VR headset, and it looks awful

What would virtual reality on the Nintendo Switch look like? YouTuber Nintendrew decided to find out by attaching the device to a Durovis Dive 7 VR headset. The end result: A bulky-ass clunker on your face that looks unpleasant to use.  Nintendrew’s VR simulation is a surface-level look at VR—really more like 360-degree video—on the […]

8 must-eat dishes from the best restaurants on earth (CÎROC™)

8 must-eat dishes from the best restaurants on earth (CÎROC™)

You may not realize it, but we are currently living in the midst of a culinary revolution. Chefs all over the world are more courageous, creating ornate dishes with inventive and exciting flavours. The big question is: Where do you start?    For those who get serious menu anxiety and can’t figure out what to order, […]

Hey Radiohead, please tell us what this mysterious video means

Hey Radiohead, please tell us what this mysterious video means

Radiohead is trying to tell us something, we just don’t know what yet. On Monday the legendary rock band tweeted a cryptic video complete with lyrics from “Climbing Up the Walls” a song from the 1997 album, OK Computer, and what in the world is going on? SEE ALSO: This video of Radiohead covering ‘Gasolina’ is […]

The fun continues with 'Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2' but how much is too much?

The fun continues with 'Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2' but how much is too much?

Clint and Ti share their thoughts on the latest installment of the Guardians of the Galaxy and dig into what other critics have been saying as well. Does the sequel hold up to the original? Or, is “more of the same” not enough? Visit CineFix for more episodes and movie-related content. This ‘House of Cards’ […]

Donald Trump must be a secret fan of 'Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson' and I'm concerned

Donald Trump must be a secret fan of 'Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson' and I'm concerned

So, ugh, first the bad news: Americans learned once again today that President Trump may not have the most enlightened view of President Andrew Jackson. (Among other horrors, Trump said that the slaveowner could have prevented the Civil War hmmmmm). SEE ALSO: Seth Meyers thinks he knows why Michael Flynn wants immunity For a long […]

Richard Branson champions the unique strengths of dyslexia

Richard Branson champions the unique strengths of dyslexia

Richard Branson’s latest quest is to get the world to perceive people with dyslexia in a totally different light. We should see young people with dyslexia as being full of potential, not as having a disadvantage, the billionaire writes in The Sunday Times. He candidly describes his struggles in the column, published ahead of the […]

Some Apple Watch batteries are expanding for some reason, but don't panic

Some Apple Watch batteries are expanding for some reason, but don't panic

If you have an original Apple Watch with a swollen or expanded battery, some good news: You’re now eligible for extended repair coverage. In a note obtained by 9to5Mac, Apple has quietly updated its service coverage for original Apple Watches for an additional two years beyond their 1-year limited warranty. SEE ALSO: Nike and Apple […]

SpaceX's most recent rocket landing looks like something out of science fiction

SpaceX's most recent rocket landing looks like something out of science fiction

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Trump quote of the day: 'Why was there the Civil War?'

Trump quote of the day: 'Why was there the Civil War?'

Fresh off his first 100 days, President Donald Trump is kicking off the next 100 by apparently trying to give history professors all over the country a collective aneurysm.  In an interview with journalist Selena Zito, Trump pontificated on the greatness of Andrew Jackson and how Jackson could have prevented the Civil War and if […]

'Game of Thrones' star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau gives his opinion on all your Jamie/Cersei theories

'Game of Thrones' star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau gives his opinion on all your Jamie/Cersei theories

Since the pilot episode, Jaime and Cersei have been Game of Thrones’ ride or die couple (apologies). With rumors swirling that someone may come between them in Season 7, Mashable asked actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau to weigh in. We began by addressing the first person to come between Cersei and Jaime: Brienne of Tarth.  “It’s an […]