Why Is Twitter Still Endorsing the Account of Anti-Semitic, Homophobic Louis Farrakhan?

Yesterday, Twitter issued new guidelines designed in part to combat hate speech. One of the most effective measures in the company’s disposal is cancelling the blue verification tick that, as the company itself admitted yesterday, gave users greater prominence on the platform. “Verification,” the company’s official account announced in a tweet, “has long been perceived …

How to Make an Electronic Puzzle Box That Jumps When Unlocked

SKM created a great new tutorial video where they show how to make an electronic puzzle box, built within a cardboard frame, that jumps when unlocked. How to Solve the Gold Coast Parking Meter Puzzle Microsoft’s Vanishing Point Game Clever Cockatoo Very Methodically Solves a Puzzle Box Puzzle Box He Hadn’t Seen In a Year …

An Amazing Microscopic Timelapse Showing the Remarkable Process of Squids Hatching to Life

Evolutionary and developmental biologist Nipam H. Patel of the Patel Lab at UC Berkeley created “Squid: Coming to Life” an absolutely amazing microscopic timelapse capturing the formation of embryos inside eggs from which tiny baby squids emerge. This amazing cephalopodic birth is absolutely fascinating to watch. These are a series of images and videos of …

LeBron James embarrasses Austin Rivers off dribble

LeBron James has at least 4 inches and 50 pounds on Austin Rivers. But the Cleveland Cavaliers’ superstar has been breaking the boundaries of size and athleticism for well over a decade now, and continued doing so on Friday night by nearly breaking Rivers’ ankle en route to a layup. The blows by Austin Rivers …

John Elway says Broncos got soft after 3-1 start

The Denver Broncos’ season hasn’t exactly gone as expected. Vance Joseph’s team is 3-6 heading into its Week 11 matchup against the Cincinnati Bengals, and has lost five consecutive games. Dreams of a second-half turnaround are unlikely to go fulfilled, too. The Broncos have seven teams between them and the second wild card spot in …

Esurance MLB Award winners announced

Major League Baseball’s awards week reached its conclusion Friday, as the winners of the Esurance MLB Awards were announced. The voting took into consideration postseason performance as well. In the case of the traditional awards that are handed out annually, voting concludes at the end of the regular season. Among the winners were outfielder Austin …