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The Future Of Asbestos, Quebec May Actually Be In Asbestos 22 Mar 2018, 5:06 am

Call it a magnesium lining.

Not Even AI Can Make Total Sense Of A Privacy Policy 22 Mar 2018, 1:27 am

Using artificial intelligence, researchers have created a tool that crawls privacy policies on popular websites like Facebook, Reddit and Twitter. But the software's findings are not as detailed as those done by humans.

We'd Probably Get Too Weirded Out Before Solving This Face-Based Rubik's Cube 21 Mar 2018, 11:54 pm

Just gotta match up the right nose and... oh no. Please no. We've got the heebie-jeebies.

How The Safety Promise Of Self-Driving Cars Could Turn Into A Nightmare 21 Mar 2018, 11:54 pm

What will happen if we just accept that a certain number of pedestrian deaths are an inevitable part of adopting autonomous vehicles?

The Gamblers Betting Against Donald Trump… And Getting Rich 21 Mar 2018, 11:54 pm

PredictIt turns politics into something more than a cynical battleground. Meet the people making bank on our nightmarish election cycle.

Saudi Crown Prince Boasted That Jared Kushner Was 'In His Pocket' 21 Mar 2018, 11:14 pm

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman told confidants that Kushner discussed the names of royal family members opposed to his power grab.

In This Corner Of Maryland, Holidays Mean A Stuffed Ham 21 Mar 2018, 11:14 pm

It's a lot of work, but this traditional dish remains one of America's most regional, and revered, specialties.

Jay Pharoah's Knack For Celebrity Impressions Comes Through In Little Moments 21 Mar 2018, 11:14 pm

We're sad we can't watch the real Will Smith react to watching "Black Panther," but this is the next best thing.

Is Dry Cleaning Dying? 21 Mar 2018, 10:25 pm

Casual workwear and fast fashion mean that a once-booming industry is on the decline.

The Free Speech Grifters 21 Mar 2018, 10:25 pm

Why are some of the biggest public intellectuals so fixated with a small minority of liberal college students?

The Trump Administration Will Seek The Death Penalty For Drug Dealers — Here's What To Read 21 Mar 2018, 9:17 pm

The move comes amid an international and state-wide trend of prosecuting drug dealers for murder as a result of an overdose.

Attempting To Dry-Age A Steak In Just Three Days 21 Mar 2018, 9:17 pm

A normal dry-aging process takes somewhere from around 28 to 48 days. Using an array of sauces and seasonings, Eater's Clifford Endo attempts to age a steak in a fraction of the time.

Slack Picked A Weird Time To Make It Easier For Bosses To Download Your Private Chats 21 Mar 2018, 9:17 pm

Under the new rules, Slack customers who pay for certain premium services will be able to download all the data from their workspace – both public and private – apparently without informing members of the community.

Ranking The Places With The Most (And Least) Fast Food In America 21 Mar 2018, 9:17 pm

What are the most popular fast food joints? More importantly, which states and cities have the most and least fast food restaurants per capita?

Motorcyclist Brake Checks Car, Immediately Regrets That Decision 21 Mar 2018, 9:17 pm

It looks like these two had some beef, but this motorcyclist probably won't brake checking a car on the highway again.

Here's Mark Zuckerberg's Response To The Cambridge Analytica Scandal 21 Mar 2018, 8:25 pm

Zuck shared some concrete changes Facebook will make to the way apps suck up users' data, but this note probably won't get him and Facebook off the hook when it comes to answers about Cambridge Analytica.

What's The Deal With Jerry Seinfeld? 21 Mar 2018, 8:04 pm

Once a humble everyman, his popular show "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee" reveals him as the least relatable comic alive.

The Man Who Built His House Out Of Stuff He Bought On eBay 21 Mar 2018, 8:04 pm

Frank Alsema describes himself as a "city maker." The retired TV producer lives in north Amsterdam, where his house has become a lab for more sustainable urban lifestyle.

Marriage Has Become A Trophy 21 Mar 2018, 8:04 pm

A wedding is no longer the first step into adulthood that it once was, but, often, the last.

The Worst Thing On The Internet Today Is A Daily Mail Investigation Of Donald Trump Jr.'s Feet Pics 21 Mar 2018, 7:32 pm

The Daily Mail has a hot scoop, and it features blown-up pics of feet and the phrase "bunion attacks."

This Little Girl Definitely Does Not Know How To Pronounce 'Duck' 21 Mar 2018, 7:23 pm

This girl's poor mom took everything in stride.

Donatella Versace On How She Runs an Empire 21 Mar 2018, 7:01 pm

How the imperious head of one of fashion's most compelling brands maintains her influence on clothes and culture.

Sharing Plates At A Restaurant Is Bad 21 Mar 2018, 7:01 pm

Sharing sounds like a fun and communal thing, but if you enjoy food then it's actually pretty terrible.

A Documentary Team Tried To Make A Film About Rum In Cuba, But Then Everything Went Off The Rails 21 Mar 2018, 7:01 pm

Cuba is trying to repay a Soviet-era debt in rum. "That's a fun story, right? We thought so too. So we went to Cuba to tell it, and learned that you can't just make a puff piece in an active military dictatorship."

I Fed A Neural Network 1,200 Video Game Names 21 Mar 2018, 5:58 pm

A lot of the time, video game names sound like they were generated by a machine. So, I decided to see if I could teach a neural network to name a game.

The Last Male Northern White Rhino Just Died, But Science Could Still Make Him A Daddy 21 Mar 2018, 5:58 pm

Sudan's daughter Najin and her daughter Fatu are still alive, and with a lot of time, money, and effort, they could soon give birth to a new generation of northern white rhinos.

Land Of The Lawless 21 Mar 2018, 5:58 pm

Ralph Nader on how power in America has turned the rule of law into a mere myth.

Storm Spotter Accidentally Gets Too Close To A Tornado 21 Mar 2018, 5:37 pm

A storm spotter in Alabama was chasing a tornado across town when suddenly it blew across the street right in front of him.

The Secrets To Happiness, Told In Sixty Seconds 21 Mar 2018, 5:23 pm

Maybe happiness isn't as complicated as we make it out to be.

The 101 Dishes That Changed America 21 Mar 2018, 4:57 pm

The dishes from 1910 to 2015 that have been endlessly adopted or outright copycatted on other menus, kicked off a lasting trend or became staples that still define the way we eat today in 2018.

Police Department Just Gives Up On The Traffic Report In This Snowy PA Town 21 Mar 2018, 4:57 pm

​With an enormous Nor'easter shutting down schools and airports across the northeastern US, it might be a good idea to stay off the roads... especially if you live in Bridgeville, Pennsylvania.

Welcome To Zucktown. Where Everything Is Just Zucky 21 Mar 2018, 4:57 pm

In Menlo Park, California, Facebook is building a real community and testing the proposition: Do people love tech companies so much they will live inside them?

Hacker Hijacks A Massive Video Billboard And Plays Some, Uh, Adult Content 21 Mar 2018, 4:33 pm

Motorists in the city of Makati in the Philippines saw an... interesting advertisement on Tuesday afternoon.

The Least Traveled Road In Each State, Mapped 21 Mar 2018, 4:02 pm

You want to go off the beaten path? Oh, this map will take you off the beaten path, all right.

Here's One Weird Trick To Caramelize Onions Super Quick (Seriously) 21 Mar 2018, 3:18 pm

Caramelized onions rules. They're smaller, more flavorful onions, but they require long, low heat. Adding some water and a small pinch of baking soda, however, lets you cook at a higher temperature, cooking the onions faster without burning them.

What Happens When An Algorithm Cuts Your Health Care 21 Mar 2018, 3:01 pm

Even if the details of the algorithms are accessible, which isn’t always the case, they’re often beyond the understanding even of the people using them.

Skier Takes Off A Jump And Just... Keeps Flying 21 Mar 2018, 3:01 pm

​We've been watching skier Alex Hall hit this monster jump in Verbier, Switzerland on repeat and it gets better every time.

Little Guy Has The Sweetest Reaction After His Mom Tells Him She Ate All Of His Candy 21 Mar 2018, 2:21 pm

He loves candy and he loves his mom, but when forced to choose between them he knows the right answer.

Biplane Pilot's Engine Fails, Manages To Get It Working Again Moments Before Crashing 21 Mar 2018, 2:02 pm

How quickly can things go wrong in a propeller plane? Quite quickly, as this pilot found out, but he had just enough time to figure out how to get his engine jumpstarted again.

Aerial Views Of Mexico's Dystopian Housing Developments 21 Mar 2018, 12:32 pm

Mexico spent more than $100 billion on hundreds of sprawling housing developments, many of which lack running water or sewer systems.

Here's What Puerto Rico Looks Like Six Months After Hurricane Maria 21 Mar 2018, 11:33 am

Six months after Hurricane Maria ravaged the Caribbean in September 2017, the island of Puerto Rico is still struggling to rebuild.

Parent Whips Out His Knife While Debating A Student About Armed Guards In Schools 21 Mar 2018, 2:48 am

A parent at Rocky Point High School on Long Island decided the best way to make his point in support of school guards was to pull out his knife in front of a student. He was later escorted out.

Here Are The Most Expensive Cities In The World To Live In 20 Mar 2018, 9:54 pm

Next time you complain about a city in the US being expensive to live in, just remember: no city in the US is in the top 10 most expensive in the world.

The Suspected Austin Bomber Is Dead After Setting Off Explosion During Chase — Here's Everything We Know 20 Mar 2018, 6:45 pm

On Wednesday morning, a 24-year-old man who police believed to be involved in six package bomb explosions across Austin blew himself up in his own car as police approached.

A Water Flosser That Doesn’t Take Up Too Much Room 19 Mar 2018, 7:41 pm

If you know you need to floss, but also know you’re probably not going to: you should get a water flosser. They’re an easier way to get the job done. We like this cordless one because it’s not as bulky as other models.

These Earplugs Protect Hearing Without Muffling Sound 19 Mar 2018, 7:07 pm

These innovative hi-fi earplugs are designed to not just lower the decibels of your environment but enhance sound clarity. Get them here for 25% cheaper than on Amazon.

Police Release Video Footage Of Self-Driving Uber Car In The Moments Before It Killed A Pedestrian 19 Mar 2018, 5:34 pm

The footage appears to show the driver distracted and the autonomous car maintaining speed in the seconds before the crash.

Have You Done Your Taxes Yet? 14 Mar 2018, 9:03 pm

TurboTax is so easy and so intuitive, it almost makes doing your taxes not awful. (Almost.) Plus they’ll get your maximum refund, guaranteed.

Are You Terrible With Money? Try This For A Month 3 Jun 2016, 11:32 am

If you feel like you make OK money and still have nothing to show for it, it might be time to face the facts: You need a budget.

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