5 Buildings Shrouded In Conspiracy

The symbolism and meaning of architecture, even when explained by the architects and engineers, can often become muddy with the interpretations of scholars and the public. These interpretations can be about the design itself or about alleged events that occurred at the building in question. At times, a building or set… » 1/15/14 7:00pm 1/15/14 7:00pm

Proof that Denver Airport is one of the most evil places on Earth

Having recently been stranded in Denver Airport for 24 hours, I can tell you anecdotally that the place is hellish. Exit arrows point at each other instead of outside; corridors lead to nowhere; and security checkpoints seem to disappear mysteriously as you approach them. As you drive into the airport, you're greeted… » 6/02/11 10:20am 6/02/11 10:20am

That California Mystery Missile Was Probably Just a Regular Old Jet

Oh bummer. That mystery missile near LA that neither the Pentagon nor the Navy would take credit for? Well John Herrman, a fellow Gizmodo writer, lays out a pretty convincing case for it actually being a regular old vapor trail from a regular old jet. This is why we can't have nice conspiracies. [SmartPlanet] » 11/09/10 3:58pm 11/09/10 3:58pm

ArcAttack: America's Next Pop Sensation? Or Mainstream Music Machine…

A study in incongruity: ArcAttack, the Tesla-coil playing musical act adored by geeks everywhere, rocking out for Sharon Osbourne, Howie Mandel, and That British Guy Who Isn't Simon Cowell on America's Got Talent. But something else is amiss... » 6/03/10 10:20pm 6/03/10 10:20pm

MacBook Pro Automatically Self-Destructs in Time for Next Version

Reader Mike Chung sent us these pictures of his MacBook Pro battery, which has almost » 9/26/08 6:45am 9/26/08 6:45am failed for the second time? Why do I say almost? I mean, it's clear that the battery has ballooned into some sort of slimy, -like monstrosity. Well, apparently this battery is still alive and working.