How Edgar Allan Poe Got Kicked Out of the U.S. Army

Edgar Allan Poe dropped out of college and joined the army in 1827, when the US military was small and composed mostly of poor immigrants. Enlisted men were not highly regarded, and that might be the reason Poe changed his…

Airlines Make Bold Choices with In-flight Safety Videos

These two examples show that air in-flight safety videos for airlines are getting kind of strange… The airline EVA, based in Taiwan, chose to feature over 5 minutes of interpretive dance in their video. And apparently Air New Zealand got…

40+ Artists’ Tributes To Late Comic Book Legend Stan Lee

Yesterday, on the 12th of November, one of the most famous American comic book writers and publishers, Stan Lee, passed away. Alongside other legends – Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko – he created such iconic heroes as Spider-Man, The Incredible…

Amazing Drone Made Of 4 Box Fans

The team of engineers at FliteTest made this awesome drone out of four box fans, and it turned out amazingly well. The experiment was based on a photograph of a rudimentary fan drone they thought must have been a hoax.…

All of Stan Lee's Cameos

As you know, Stan Lee passed away. To celebrate his life, let’s watch this neat YouTube clip: Every Stan Lee Cameo Ever. RIP Stan Lee 1922-2018 Source: neatorama

The Art of Puzzle Montage

There are jigsaw puzzles of all kinds, with a variety of subjects. But there are only so many machines that cut them into pieces. It’s possible to combine two or more puzzles that are cut on the same grid to…

Tap Dancing Puppy

Roxi Santamaria’s Eurasier puppy Ender does a tippy-tap dance when he’s excited or happy. It’s so cute she felt obligated to make a video. Then she selected the perfect soundtrack, so this is pure gold. That’s a good dog. -via…

What Does the Universe Sound Like?

When you hear the term “guitar-playing astrophysicist,” you naturally think of Brian May of Queen. Google does, too. But there’s also Matt Russo, who worked on a project to translate the data from the TRAPPIST-1 planetary system into music, called…

Sadness Circuit Found in Human Brain

Ever wonder if there was some kind of switch in your brain that would cause you to feel sad or emotional? Well, researchers think that there may be a part of your brain greatly connected to having the blues. Scientists…