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This New 4D Batman Theme Park Ride Looks Like A Giant Nope-Coaster

Growing up outside of St. Louis, there was a Six Flags only a forty-minute drive away. You could look right off the highway and see the sprawling parking lot, the giant Ferris wheel, and the twisted metal of all the roller coasters. The most imposing snake-like construction was Batman: The Ride.


Watch Iceland's Amazing Volcanic Eruption Live Here Right Now

Video: Bárðarbunga is the latest unpronounceable Icelandic volcano to start spewing forth molten lava from the depths of the earth, and thanks to the magic of the internet, you can watch science unfold live online.


More Photos, Video Of Discovery's Retirement

Briefly: I live about 13km from the Smithsonian’s Udvar-Hazy Center on the grounds of Dulles International Airport. I was there when Discovery arrived and I got this picture. I was also there when they rolled it in nose-to-nose with Enterprise, which it replaced.


Awesome Home-Built Elysium Exoskeleton Lifts Nearly 80kg Like Nothing

YouTuber The Hacksmith has been working on his Elysium-inspired exoskeleton for a long time. Now it’s finally paid off: The pneumatic-powered cyborg arms let him curl close to 80kg like it’s an empty pillow sack, complete with exactly the sort of robotic sounds you’d expect.


Top Engineer And Futurist: Tomorrow's Robots Might Mercy-Kill Mankind

Nell Watson is an engineer, a futurist, and the founder and CEO of Poikos. As such, she knows a lot about the machines we use today, and the ones we’re planning for tomorrow. And she’s worried that the artificial intelligence of the near-future might decide the most benevolent thing to for mankind is to destroy it.


Good Night, New Zealand

Video: If you want to get away from people and feel like you’re not living on Earth while living on Earth, the places that come to mind are like Iceland for the out of this world alien paradise life or Montana for the beautiful outdoors or New Zealand, where the world looks like it hides magic powers.


World's Most Badass GoPro Doesn't Even Blink At Up-Close Rocket Testing

Video: When it comes to punishing GoPros, Copenhagen Suborbitals definitely takes the cake: The experimental rocket-building start-up mounted an action cam right in the line of (literal) fire during a rocket test. Astoundingly, the thing survived. It’s been to hell and back, and it has the video to prove it.


Happy (Belated) 30th Birthday To Discovery, NASA's Greatest Space Shuttle

On 30 August, 1984, the space shuttle Discovery launched on its first voyage to space. It wasn’t the first, but over the next 27 years it became the undeniable king of NASA’s shuttle program.


Here's Your Adorable First Look At Pixar's Upcoming Short

Video: “Lava” is the Disney Pixar short that will premiere before the feature-length movie Inside Out next winter. Judging by this first sneak peek, it’s going to be absolutely adorable.


Guy Vacuums A Subway Floor And Eats Dinner Off Of It In Gross Out Ad

Video: It’s very clearly a stunt ad, so calibrate your reactions accordingly. But still. Gross. Bissell Canada wants us to believe that they believe in their all-in-one steam cleaner and vacuum so much that they will eat off any surface that it cleans. Even if it’s a gross, mucky, grimy subway floor.


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