Sarah Miller

Watch a three-legged dog pull off a daring dog food heist

They say honey badger doesn't give a fuck -- well, honey badger has nothing on Oscar the short-haired pointer.

Cities

Insane pointillist map has 341,817,095 dots — one for every person in the U.S. and Canada

Someone has created a map with a dot for every single person living in the U.S. and Canada. You might not see yourself on it, but trust us, you're there.

Business & Technology

This snowboard is made out of plastic bottles and cashew nuts

Sounds weird, maybe, but such biocomposites could be the future of snowboarding -- and maybe the future of cars too.

Living

This tiny transforming apartment will make you hate your current place, but love the future

This apartment is so beautiful I had to throw my couch out the window and cry.

Business & Technology

This robot can turn your plastic garbage into raw material for 3D printers

A cute new machine recycles plastic into filament for 3D printers. You should get one. When they actually are available, which will happen, uh, soon.

Food

Utah smoothie shop owner charges extra if you don’t love oil

The "I Love Drilling Juice and Smoothie Bar" charges liberals a dollar extra, though it seems doubtful many will show up.

Finally your stupid body is good for something: Powering a watch

Scientists have come up with a way to make you useful. They can harness your body heat to power devices. No, you're not going to get paid.

Food

Flesh choice: A meat lover’s guide to giving it up

Good for you? Check. Good for the planet? Check. But how to keep from falling off the meat wagon? Our carnivorous author commences an experiment in provisional vegetarianism.

Business & Technology

Stephen Hawking will now be studying apocalyptic robots

Stephen Hawking has joined the Cambridge Project for Existential Risk, a group that tries to outsmart our eventual destruction at the hands of forces we are not imaginative enough to even anticipate.

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