When it was announced that the Transportation Safety Administration had failed to find weapons in 95% of airport tests, the news was shocking. But while the results look bad, there hasn't been a terrorist attack involving airplanes in the US since 9/11. A solution might be the controversial practices of Israel's Ben Gurion airport, probably the most secure airport in the world.
The Predator returns for a fourth installment in the franchise. Taking place sometime between the 1990 and 2010 films, a young boy in suburbia alerts the alien hunters to return to Earth but of course this time they're even stronger, smarter and deadlier. The fate of humanity is left in the hands of Boyd Holbrook, Olivia Munn, Keegan-Michael Key, and Sterling K. Brown when the movie premieres September 14, 2018.
Nearly any sport can be played at night — but surfing isn't usually one of them. Father and son Roy and Sean Johnson are changing that with Roy's latest surfboard design. Starting with busted boards Roy finds on the beach, he rebuilds them with LEDs that let him and Sean hit the waves after dark.
Growing up to be a racecar driver is a dream lots of kids have — but very few ever make it. Mišo Kuzmanović made the dream come true, by designing and building his own track car in his garage. After thousands of hours and over $27,000 spent, Mišo is living the dream and even driving it on the streets of his hometown.
You've mastered portraits and are ready to start taking pictures for a living. You're off to a great start but there's more to changing your photography status from amateur to professional than a dedicated Instagram following and some fancy equipment. There's also finding clients and promoting your work. With a seven-step guide, Cooph is here to coach you along the way to going pro.
People go on cruises for weeks or maybe even months — not for the rest of their lives. But Mario Salcedo lives his life on the boat. He's spent nearly 19 years cruising nonstop, and he has no plans of stopping until he stops. Mario bills himself as the happiest man in the world — or at least in his world.
Timex has been in the watch business for over 160 years and as a tribute to their heritage, the company has created the Waterbury Traditional Chronograph. The watch celebrates classic timepieces with a timeless design, featuring a 42mm stainless steel with a polished finish. The dial offers a date window, an INDIGLO Night-Light, Arabic numerals, and hands powered by a quartz movement. It's finished with a natural leather strap, completing the traditional aesthetic.
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The result of three years of research and millions of data points, the Casper Wave is a breakthrough in mattress design. Underneath its handsome exterior, you'll find the new, proprietary Natural Geometry System. It uses five layers of foam to mimic the natural contours of your body at 36 specific points, adjusting naturally to your shoulders and hips without sacrificing support, and keeping your spine properly aligned. Like the original, it uses open-cell foams to keep you cool at night. Designed and assembled in the USA.
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Reading is one of the most important shared cultural aspects of American society. Online or off, reading is the primary way we exchange ideas and information — and books play a huge part in this. PBS' The Great American Read need you to vote for your favorite book as they put together a list of the 100 most popular reads in the US.
Donald Glover uses his latest music video to make a powerful statement. Under his musical pseudonym Childish Gambino, the actor, writer, and rapper dances around an empty warehouse. As he moves around the space, horrific acts of violence unfold around him. The Hiro Murai collaboration dropped during Glover's SNL appearance and has been garnering a lot of attention — 40 million views and counting — ever since.
After working as an architect for Nike, Tinker Hatfield tried his hand at designing shoes. He drew from his background in buildings for inspiration, even using Paris' Pompidou Centre as a reference. The structure's inside-out design influenced what would become one of the brand's most iconic sneakers — the Nike Air Max 1.
Avengers: Infinity War is out, and the MCU is in upheaval — which makes this a perfect time to take a look back at the various incarnations of Captain America. Cap has been around in comics, movies, TV, and cartoons for 71 years, and has seen his share of the good, bad, and downright embarrassing. Burger Fiction has the most notable on-screen appearances of Captain America, starting with the early-60s animated series.
Word has gotten out in New York City about Luke Cage. The nigh-invincible superhero is known on the streets, and one man imparticular has something for Cage. He's about to find out he might not be as unkillable as he thinks when he runs up against his toughest foe yet. The second season of Luke Cage premieres June 22, 2018 on Netflix.
When aliens come to Earth, humans usually communicate with them through the universal language of hostility. The 2016 film Arrival turned the alien invasion trope on its head — the protagonist learns the aliens' language, which turns out to be capable of more than just relating ideas. Tested's Offworld crew looks at how communication between humans and aliens could work and prevent everyone from getting too trigger happy.
The Bluths are back. After five years, TV's most dysfunctional family returns again for a long-awaited fifth season. The latest reboot brings together the entire original cast for 17 new episodes that will begin streaming on Netflix May 29, 2018.
In a constantly expanding universe, what would the end look like? As the universe expands, it expands faster — faster than the speed of light. Which means actually getting there might be impossible, even if the technical limitations were overcome. So there's a good chance that we'll probably never know.
Inspired by some of the top fragrances from around the world and blended with essential oils, FREY offers a fresh alternative to the tired smelling, chemical-filled detergents most of us are currently using. Their proprietary blend provides a potent, gentle clean that was created to help maintain the natural color of our clothing, so you're favorite shirts look and smell new longer. The Classic Package has 32 highly concentrated loads in each bottle that are blended with biodegradable, natural ingredients and a concentrated formula to minimize waste, includes 40 dryer sheets, and is shipped directly to your door.
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You've noticed it — you've got a little less hair than you used to. You're not sure there's a real solution. It turns out, there are two clinically proven, FDA-approved medications that let you keep your hair. Now, these treatments are inexpensive and easy to get. Enter Keeps: for five minutes now and just $1 a day, you'll never have to worry about hair loss again. Getting started is fast. Just answer a few questions and a licensed doctor recommends a personalized treatment plan. The first month is free, and there's no easier way to keep the hair you still have.
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You've probably never heard of R. Stevie Moore. But based on the sheer amount of his recordings, you probably should have. Moore has made over 400 records and was a pioneer of the lo-fi recording aesthetic. With a 4,000 song catalog, it would be hard to listen to everything Moore has done.
There are two kinds of Star Wars fans — those who love the movies and those who build a full-size replica of the cockpit of the Millennium Falcon. Greg Dietrich, Jake Polatty, and a group of fans from as far away as England have spent the last six years building this perfect replica, complete with all the sounds, switches, displays, and levers that were in the original.
Google celebrates French illusionist and film director Georges Méliès with their latest Doodle. A cinematic pioneer, Méliès was influential in the development of movie special effects. As a tribute to his trailblazing spirit, the company made a little magic of their own by dropping their first-ever VR Google Doodle on the anniversary of his film À la conquête du pôle (The Conquest of the Pole).
Colin Furze's projects just keep getting bigger and more impressive. This time he's built a 10-foot-tall Hulkbuster, complete with hydraulic controls, flamethrower, and power fist. Watch Colin take the Hulkbuster for a test drive — and get thrown around by his own creation.
Based on the novel by Nicholas Dawidoff, Paul Rudd portrays real-life Boston Red Sox catcher turned spy Moe Berg. The biopic follows the 15-year baseball veteran with a very particular set of skills who goes undercover to assassinate the Nazi's chief nuclear scientist in an attempt to keep Germany from creating the atomic bomb. Also starring Mark Strong, Jeff Daniels, Paul Giamatti, and Sienna Mille, the film is slated for release June 22, 2018.
The flight from London-Heathrow Airport to San Fransico usually takes about 11 hours. Now you can experience the whole flight in under four minutes. Captain Dave Wallsworth and his British Airways crew fly an Airbus A380 nearly a quarter way around the world, chasing the sunrise from the UK to the United States.
Adam Savage is a Blade Runner fanatic. He's built numerous replicas of the Blade Runner blaster and even owns an actual prop from the film. In this one-day build, Adam and Norman each make their own take on a blaster that wasn't actually in the films — the Goldberg Arms snub-nosed blaster.
The story of Robin Hood has been told many times but the latest reboot is giving it a unique spin. The sharp-shooting archer is still stealing from the rich and giving to the poor, but this rendition goes back to his origins as Robin of Loxley. Taron Egerton stars as the infamous outlaw with Jamie Foxx leading the band of Merry Men. The film is coming to theaters November 21, 2018.
One man's trash is another man's treasure. Nick DiMola reminds us how true that saying is. Over the last 30 years, the New Yorker has made a living out of picking up garbage but he's made a hobby out of collecting it. His assortment of trinkets includes anything from vintage toys and signs to a sugar cube corsage. Some may consider it hoarding and others might think it's an obsession, but according to DiMola, his collection is a passion for preserving the past.
Ron Howard is the director of the upcoming Solo: A Star Wars Story. He's also the narrator of Arrested Development. Howard joined forces (pun intended) with The Star Wars Show to mash the two together with hilarious results.
Castle Rock has been the backdrop of many Stephen King novels — The Dead Zone, The Dark Half, and Needful Things. Now, the fictional Maine town is going to be the focal point of a Hulu series headed by the author and J.J. Abrams. The show is set to premiere July 25, 2018.
The Monaco Grand Prix is one-third of the Triple Crown of motorsport, along with the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the Indianapolis 500. The glamour and pageantry of the race are unparalleled and the drivers who have won it are legendary. This footage from the 1962 Monaco GP is from one of the best eras of F1 when safety was an afterthought and the mid-engine layout had come into full supremacy. Taking from the German film Flying Clipper, it shows what the Golden Age of racing was like.
In 1985, John Gotti organized a hit on Paul Castellano and became don of New York's Gambino crime family. The "Dapper Don" quickly became known for his flashy style that was in sharp contrast to the low profile other mobsters tried to maintain — and it would be his downfall. John Travolta stars as the iconic boss when the film finally comes to theaters on June 15, 2018.
By 1899, the West had nearly been won. The age of outlaws was coming to a close, and the law was out to break what few gangs remained. A robbery gone wrong forces Arthur Morgan and the Van der Linde gang to make a run for it across the country, pillaging their way to a last stand against the Feds and bounty hunters. Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption 2 makes its long-awaited debut October 26, 2018 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.