5 Domain Name Battles of the Early Web

At the dawn of the world wide web, early adopters were scooping up domain names like crazy. Which led to quite a few battles over everything from MTV.com to McDonalds.com. » 11/21/14 2:22pm 11/21/14 2:22pm

Animal Rights Group PETA Has Finally Launched Its XXX Site

Today, animal rights advocacy group PETA, known for its at times provocative ad campaigns, finally launched the long-awaited peta.xxx adult website. » 6/06/12 12:40am 6/06/12 12:40am

PETA Doesn't Give a Shit About Humans

What do you think about when I say PETA? Animal rights. Celebrities posing naked. Vegetarian and vegan awareness. All great things, right? Sure. Too bad they're a bunch of reasonless rabblerousers that don't care about a human life. » 9/28/11 8:20pm 9/28/11 8:20pm

Animal-Friendly PETA Porn Coming Soon

To save the animals we must lie down naked with the animals. At least, uh, that's the gist of this PETA porn site news I've been chewing on today as I try and understand what it all means. » 8/21/11 12:00pm 8/21/11 12:00pm

Boeing's Millennium Falcon Can Float Using Pulse Jets

Boeing is working on a new flat plane that would be able to take off and land vertically using dozens of new pulse jets they call Pulse-Ejector-Thrust-Augmentors. Of course, these things were originally created by Nazis. » 7/25/11 12:40pm 7/25/11 12:40pm

Robot Polar Bears: Less Dangerous Than Real Bears, For Now

Instead of replacing the St. Louis Zoo's deceased polar bears with live ones, zoo officials put robots up in their place. This slightly-better-than-average yard display will surely be remembered as the humble beginning of the robot bear uprising. » 11/21/09 10:30am 11/21/09 10:30am

CIA Animal Tech: Bats, Cats and Rats As Covert Operatives

I was surprised to learn that the CIA has had a long though not always fruitful relationship with the animal kingdom. In Spycraft, the authors describe many clever animal-assisted devices, from the dead-rat dead-drop pouch to the "acoustic kitty," a cat with a remote listening system embedded in its body. And what's… » 5/22/08 2:20pm 5/22/08 2:20pm

PETA Coughs Up $1 Million Reward For Artificial Meat

PETA doesn't mind if you eat meat; they just want that meat to not be from a dead animal. The organization cares so much about this that they've offered up a $1 million prize to the first scientist that can create meat that's "sufficient to market in at least 10 U.S. states at a price that is competitive with… » 4/22/08 5:30pm 4/22/08 5:30pm