The 10 best movies with the best sound

It's not often I walk away from a movie and talk about how great the sound design was. But that's because I'm easily wowed and blinded by impressive visuals and crafty storytelling and great acting and so forth. But after watching this CineFix top 10 list of movies with great sound, I think I should pay more attention… » 12/22/14 11:53pm 46 minutes ago

Guy spends $150,000 in plastic surgery to look like Kim Kardashian

British make-up artist Jordan James Parke spent $150,000 in plastic surgery to look like his idol Kim Kardashian. The 23 year-old confessed he became obsessed with Kim since the first time he saw her on TV. It's been 50 plastic surgeries so far, and Jordan is already saving for the next one: Another nose job. » 12/22/14 11:26pm Yesterday 11:26pm

Last living Looney Tunes colorist reveals the origin of Bugs Bunny

Martha Goldman Sigall—the last living colorist and inker from the original Looney Tunes—reveals how Bugs Bunny was born in this short. According to her, it was director Ben "Bugs" Hardaway who came up with it. The clip is a must-watch testimony on the legendary pop culture icon. » 12/22/14 11:06pm Yesterday 11:06pm

I want to see this movie where Marvel superheroes fight DC superheroes

There's something like 237 superhero movies coming out from Marvel and DC in the next few years and yet none of them are the movie that everyone wants to see: Marvel vs DC superheroes in an all out war that pits Spider-Man and Iron Man and the rest of the Avengers against Batman and Superman and the Justice League. » 12/22/14 10:49pm Yesterday 10:49pm

The C-130 Hercules can land and take off anywhere—including this beach

The C-130 Hercules can basically land whatever the hell it wants, so the Danish Air Force took it to the beach because a) it's fun! and b) you never know when you will have to invade a country. You can see it from multiple angles, including the cockpit. Bonus: A collection of all-terrain Hercules landings—and a… » 12/22/14 10:19pm Yesterday 10:19pm

Video: Incredible view of a hawk flying through a forest of trees

Now this is a true bird's eye view of flying. And in the future, this may be how DARPA drones fly too. The footage shows a Goshawk flying super fast through a dense forest and somehow navigating through it. Its wings occasionally hits trees but it still manages to zip itself through impossible narrow gaps at high… » 12/22/14 9:31pm Yesterday 9:31pm

Guy perfectly uncorks a champagne bottle with a tactical rifle

The guys at FullMag—previously RatedRR—managed to perfectly open a bottle of cheap champagne using a 50 Cal tactical rifle. Sadly, in the process they also managed to shatter a bottle of perfectly delicious 2006 Cristal Champagne—which makes me sad. But whatever, happy holidays! » 12/22/14 8:48pm Yesterday 8:48pm

The future of racing looks so much more fun and badass

This video on the future of racingbased on concept tires designed by Hankook Tire and the University of Pforzheim, Germany—is pretty goddamn fun. I don't know if we will ever get to this point (seeing the evolution of racing since the time of Roman Empire, I wouldn't be surprised) but it's great to watch. » 12/22/14 8:22pm Yesterday 8:22pm

Celebrate Ralph Fiennes' Birthday By Watching In Bruges

There is no good trailer for In Bruges. They all try to make the movie look like a slapstick comedy, a farce, or maybe a little of both. It's neither. In Bruges is a very dark, very funny movie, about two hit men on hiatus from a job gone wrong. And the hiatus happens to be in the quaint, traditional town of Bruges,… » 12/22/14 8:00pm Yesterday 8:00pm

Curiosity rover snaps cool Mars shot through damaged wheel

Curiosity snapped this cool closeup of its wheel on Mars soil last week. You can see the bumps and damage the tire. Note: I have color corrected and enhanced the original image for clarity. Note 2: Jesuschrist, that's a photo of freaking Mars, people! It still amazes me that this is happening. » 12/22/14 7:41pm Yesterday 7:41pm

Spread Holiday Cheer Even Farther With This Flying RC Christmas Tree

Wouldn't decorating for the holidays be so much easier if you could simply have a decked-out Christmas tree delivered to your home that would then simply up and fly away on the 26th? That dream is now one step closer to reality thanks to Otto Dieffenbach from Flyguy Promotions who's created an RC flying Christmas tree » 12/22/14 5:55pm Yesterday 5:55pm

Gizmodo's Ultimate Holiday Shopping Guide

It's already Hanukkah, it's almost Christmas, and it's definitely the general holiday season. That's great if you like spiked eggnog, but not so good if you haven't bought gifts yet. Don't worry. There should be something in one of our many gift guides and Bests collections that your loved ones will like enough not… » 12/22/14 5:35pm Yesterday 5:35pm

Get 70% Off 3 Years Of Unlimited Network Protection from VPN – $19

As North Korea's hack of Sony has showed us, its hard to be safe online. However, running a VPN (Virtual Private Network) on your devices ensures that you're securely connected and protects your data. Now, Gizmodo readers can get 70% off 3 years of VPN Unlimited's Premier Plan – $0.50/month for peace of mind online. » 12/19/14 2:19pm Friday 2:19pm

7 Ways to Throw a Holiday Party When You're Working with Limited Space

You love your home, and you love your big group of friends — but you're not so sure you love the idea of packing the latter into the former for the sake of partying. Is there a good way to host a fantastic holiday get-together when space is tight? Or are you doomed to spend the rest of your life attending other… » 12/22/14 9:00am Yesterday 9:00am

This Eataly Chef Plates 1400 Dishes a Day. How Fit Does that Make Him?

As a sous chef at Eataly's La Birreira, Mike Ran doesn't spend much time sitting around. Whether he's in the kitchen, checking deliveries, or hauling stuff up stairs, he's moving. But, Ran, who grew up playing football and basketball, had no idea how much activity he was really getting in the course of a day. » 12/22/14 4:00pm Yesterday 4:00pm

Fun and Practical IR Thermometer, Cleaner Teeth, and More Deals

You might not think you need a non-contact thermometer in your tool box, but they're a ton of fun to mess around with, and can really come in handy for everything from cooking to home energy savings. If you want one for yourself, or you just want to start your holiday gift shopping,you can order one today for just » 12/22/14 1:15pm Yesterday 1:15pm