The Polymorphic Bench at Gizmodo Gallery

With all the cool events going on at Gizmodo Gallery this year, we wanted to make sure your had a place to plop your butt down and rest your barking dogs. Enter the Polymorphic Bench. » 11/21/11 2:45pm 11/21/11 2:45pm

Facebook Now Responsible for 25% of Hooker Hookups

There was once a time when you actually had to leave your home to get a prostitute. And what a long, seedy walk to the docks or brothel or alley behind Denny's it was. Now? Facebook does it for you! » 2/04/11 8:40pm 2/04/11 8:40pm

Man Steals $4.5 Million From Columbia University Using Simple…

George Castro claims he doesn't know how $4.5 million of Columbia University's money wound up in his bank account, but an investigation is showing that he may have funneled the funds there with a simple little accounting tweak. » 11/29/10 8:40pm 11/29/10 8:40pm

Big Shot: Build Your Own Digital Camera

Sure, you own a digital camera, but do you know what's inside? Faeries, maybe, working in a darkroom to develop your photos instantly? The Big Shot's a camera kit for kids to put together, teaching them how digital cameras work. » 11/11/09 7:20pm 11/11/09 7:20pm

Massive Hydroelectric Dams Could Have Caused the Sichuan Earthquake

Some scientists are claiming that the Sichuan Earthquake, which killed over 70,000 people, might have been caused by a 511ft-high dam constructed just 550 yards from the fault line. » 2/03/09 12:00am 2/03/09 12:00am

Graphene Confirmed as the World's Strongest Known Material

The scientific community has been praising graphene as some sort of miracle material for years now-even going so far as to say that it could eventually replace silicon. Well, graphene can now add another statistic to its impressive resume now that researchers have confirmed it as the strongest material ever tested. » 7/17/08 4:10pm 7/17/08 4:10pm