Born in Vienna, she first found fame – notoriety, in fact – for appearing naked in the 1933 Czech film Ekstace (the film is also noteworthy for depicting the first orgasm in cinema history.)Read more "Hedy Lamarr: Actress & Inventor"
This is either one of the most important things I will ever write… or else it’s just somewhat interesting. Astronomers have discovered what might be – and I stress might be – evidence of “alien megastructures” in deep space. A star near the Milky Way has a strange mess of objects orbiting it. The Kepler Space […]Read more "We Are Not Alone … maybe"
Google has made its inceptionism algorithm available for any programmer to play with, allowing anyone to use the software to make their own surreal images from family photos.Read more "Nightmare Fuel: Now Anyone Can Play With Google’s #deepdream"
“Will I dream?” asks HAL 9000 in 2010. It turns out that computers do indeed dream after all, and what they imagine is beautiful, surreal and unlike anything anybody could ever foresee. Unless, of course, you are Philip K. Dick, who wondered if androids dream of electric sheep. They do. Software engineers at Google tested the company’s servers to see if they […]Read more "Androids Do Dream of Electric Sheep … And Pig-Snails"
What do women want? A man called Ryan with a ten-day-old beard, who doesn’t wear cologne, who isn’t naked, and who smells of printer ink. Anna Pulley of Alternet has collated some of the odder things that have been scientifically proven to turn women on. Some of the more interesting tidbits include the fact that women regard men with facial […]Read more "Women are turned on by bearded men named ryan"
Introducing medicines, compounds and different drugs through the vagina is something that both modern doctors and doctors throughout history have doneRead more "Baked Muffins? Getting Your Vagina Stoned"
If Pluto is a planet, Williams argued, the number of planets in our solar system could rise to 25, “with the possibility of 50 or 100 within the next decade. Do we want schoolchildren to have to remember so many?Read more "Pluto is a Planet Again … Maybe"
Paleontologists think the mammal “used its sensitive snout to forage along river banks, scooping up plants with its lower teeth and large lips.” Jagger, meanwhile, forages in nightclubs to scoop out supermodelsRead more "You know, sometimes the headline just writes itself: Ancient Fossil Named After Mick Jagger"