This Is What It Might Be Like to Fly Through a Giant Space Habitat

Want to live in a space city? You can’t move there next week, but artist Micah Ganske has designed an incredible VR experience where you drive a small spacecraft through an O’Neill cylinder, a massive tube-shaped space habitat that spins to create gravity so that people can build cities and farms on its inner surface. » 5/02/15 7:57pm Yesterday 7:57pm

Beautiful NASA satellite photos reveal South Korea's seaweed farms

Here’s some awesome shots from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center showing the intricate puzzle of seaweed farms in South Korea. The fields of seaweed are grown on ropes strung along the southern coast of South Korea around Sisan Island. It makes for a beautiful image when seen from afar. » 5/02/15 7:00pm Yesterday 7:00pm

Texas Storm Spawns Baseball-Sized, Windshield-Smashing Hailstones

A severe storm front in Texas spawned many inches of rain, multiple tornadoes, and hail huge enough to smash windshields last week, according to the National Weather Service. (Thankfully, no injuries were reported.) This baseball-sized hail fell April 26 near Rising Star, 150 miles southwest of Dallas. » 5/02/15 5:43pm Yesterday 5:43pm

Two Leading Biologists Discuss The Next Step In Saving The Planet

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Edward O. Wilson made his name by arguing that human society and the natural world are governed by the same principles. Sean B. Carroll made his name by unifying the study of humans and animals, showing that development in both is driven by the same fundamental molecular and genetic processes. » 5/02/15 3:40pm Yesterday 3:40pm

You Can Finally Buy That Back to the Future Mr. Fusion Replica

Officially revealed back in September of last year, and teased even earlier at Toy Fair in New York, Diamond Select Toys’ perfect replica of the time-traveling DeLorean’s Mr. Fusion Home Energy Reactor seen in the Back to the Future trilogy is finally available for sale. » 5/02/15 10:00am Yesterday 10:00am

Today's Best Deals: Huge KitchenAid Sale, New 3DS XL, and a Lot More

Today only, Amazon’s offering fantastic prices on a variety of KitchenAid gear, including spatulas, food processors, and immersion blenders, but the star of the show is obviously the refurbished 6-qt. professional stand mixer for $180, in either black, silver, or red. Just note that this is a Gold Box deal, meaning… » 5/02/15 9:50am Yesterday 9:50am

This crazy bridge in Japan looks more like a terrifying roller coaster

If you look straight onto the Eshima Ohashi bridge in Japan, the ridiculously steep incline makes it look more like a roller coaster than a road for cars to drive on. I mean, come on, would you want to drive on that road? It’s basically a highway to outer space, a shortcut to vomiting from nausea. » 5/01/15 8:40pm Friday 8:40pm

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