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CES 2013: The Hideous Glitz Of My Favorite Event
Monster Cable's CES press conference never fails to raise eyebrows.
Chanting “Party Hard!” While A Man Gets Zapped With A Million Volts
Andrew W.K. soundtracks David Blaine's newest stunt. Turns out, when you add stupid to stupid, you get something a little bit transcendent.
A Taste of Exotic Meats at the Explorers Club Annual Dinner
This past Saturday, March 17, was the 108th Explorers Club Annual Dinner. It was held, as ever, at the Waldorf-Astoria...
Hey Did You Guys Know There’s an iPad Event Today?
Oh hey, looks like it’s Apple Event Day! Apple will be announcing (almost certainly, anyway) a new iPad, which may...
Fashioning Apollo: What to Wear Into the Hostile Realms of Space
A history of how to dress when leaving the planet
Thrilling Wonder, This Weekend In New York and London
Since 2009, an annual Thrilling Wonder Stories event has taken place at the Architectural Association in London, bringing people together...
Enter the Popular Science/InnoCentive Education Challenge
Last few days to win $5,000, and help create the next generation of scientists
Communication Between People and Objects: A Symposium
The Museum of Modern Art’s exhibition “Talk To Me” explores the complicated interactions between machines and their humans in a...
iPhone 5 to Be Announced on October 4th
After a surprisingly long wait (iPhones have in the past been announced in June), Apple just issued invitations to an...
Exploring the Serious, Complicated Relationship Between People and Objects Through Art
What it means to talk to machines