TECHNOLOGY

9 Little-Known Ways Google's 'Flights' Section Can Save People A Fortune

There’s no other moment that’s as exciting as taking a vacation! You work hard all year-round, and now it’s time for you to finally take a well-deserved break from the daily grind. Yet, as relaxing as it is to be on vacation, booking one is a different story entirely.

10 Genius Science Experiments That Families Can Safely Create Right At Home

Teaching your kids about science can feel like a Sisyphean feat. Sure, you can let Google do the grunt work, but then you still need to boil down the complex topics you read about into lessons a five-year-old kid can grasp. Maybe you should just leave science to the professionals, eh?

Someone Accidentally Uncovered A Secret Government Facility And The Photos Reveal Our Worst Fears

Whether it’s a dollar bill or a lost winter glove, finding something on the cold cement of a parking garage floor isn’t likely to change your day all that much. Still, every now and then, a seemingly worthless item can turn into something so much more—just ask Garrett Graff.

Couple Who Built Their Home Inside A Greenhouse Is Living A Dream Life Now

Heating a home can be expensive, especially in places like Sweden where it’s cold for long stretches of the year. And with our reliance on coal and oil for energy, staying warm is very rarely a “green” or environmentally friendly decision.

11 Popular Companies That Are About To Be Gone Forever

There’s no question that Amazon is a business juggernaut. From its humble beginnings as an online bookstore to its current form as the company responsible for 43 percent of all online sales, it appears to only be getting more and more powerful. Except, its world-conquering successes don’t mean great things for other businesses.

We've All Been Charging Our Smartphones The Wrong Way And It's Costing Us Big Time

In the not-too-distant past, we were able to go about our days without burying our noses in our cell phones. (Tough luck trying to achieve that now, right?) Unfortunately, all that overuse comes with a cost… in the form of an eternally low battery charge.

Homeowners Confront Repairman After A Hidden Camera Catches His Outrageous Behavior

Having a good relationship with a repairman requires trust. Not just because you’re letting a stranger into your home, but because you’re at least partially reliant on their knowledge of the issue to accurately gauge the (potentially hefty) cost of the repair.

21 Simple But Genius Ideas That Need To Be Implemented In Every Country Immediately

As advanced as the technology in the modern world may be, it has yet to solve each and every one of our daily frustrations. Sure, we have iPhones and wireless charging and all sorts of other fancy stuff, but that doesn’t mean we still couldn’t make tech even better.

Astronaut Who Discovered Treasure Up In Space Managed To Keep It Secret For Almost 50 Years

Even before the space race between the United States and the Soviet Union turned into a full sprint, space exploration was providing us with loads of new information about the universe. The smartest minds in science scrutinized and analyzed every single discovery, big and small. Yet there was one astronaut who discovered something so massive, he didn’t want to share it.

NASA Has Been Keeping A Secret That Could Change Everything We Know

Since its founding in 1958, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration—or more commonly known as NASA—has done incredible things to ensure that the United States remains a key player in the study and exploration of outer space. From high-tech rovers to sending people to the Moon, it’s sometimes hard to believe their technology could get more advanced.

Shadowy U.S. Spy Hub In The Heart Of Australia Is Source Of So Many Twisted Rumors

It’s no secret that certain branches of the military and government need to operate with an extreme level of confidentiality. An all-too-common byproduct of this secrecy, however, is that people tend to dream up all sorts of outlandish theories as to what really goes on inside the most protected bases.

Here's What Authorities Never Told Us About The Only People Ever To Die In Outer Space

Space is often considered the crossroads of science, exploration, and life itself, and it’s chock-full of mystery; there is a reason why we call it “the final frontier,” after all. Not surprisingly, those courageous enough to venture beyond Earth’s atmosphere and into the Great Beyond face almost inconceivable dangers.

The Deepest Hole Known To Man Goes So Far Down Nobody Even Knows What's At The Bottom

In school, we’re taught that beneath the Earth’s crust lies a mantle and core. However, some people theorize (and falsely so) that the center of the planet might actually be hollow or there are a species of reptilian aliens that live under the crust. While those theories are silly, they speak to our fascination with what we can’t see.

20 Of The Most Bizarre And Gravity-Defying Bridges In The World

The world is full of structural man-made marvels. Just go to any city or globally renowned landmark and you’ll see a plethora of architecture that’s as fascinating as it is functional.

Astonishing Drone Footage From 20 Forbidden Areas Around The World

When used properly, technology sure can be a real boon for humanity. For instance, the Internet alone makes information more accessible than previous generations ever thought possible.

Here's Why Letting A Car Idle To Heat It Up During The Winter Is A Terrible Idea

Depending on where you live, you can probably expect a heavy dose of cold this winter. Snow may blanket your front lawn or ice may cover your windows, and the unfortunate reality is that you’re going to have don your gloves, boots, and shovel and deal with it all.

If A Car Is Sinking And There's No One Around To Help, This Crucial Trick Could Save A Life

We depend on our cars to transport our families to and from our destinations, so it’s important that they’re designed with the most advanced safety features possible. But there’s one scenario that most of us are not prepared to handle.

11 Crucial Mistakes Everyone Makes While Doing Laundry

There’s no question that the advent of washing machines has made an unavoidable life chore a heck of a lot easier. You could throw in your dirty clothes, dump in some detergent, and not have to worry about it until it’s time to switch them to the dryer.

Here's A Magic Trick For Getting A Ton Of Extra Storage On Any iPhone

With all the advancements and conveniences brought on by modern technology, it’s hard not to love your iPhone. Yet, one of the disadvantages to having access to so many apps, songs, photos, and videos is that you’re (most likely) constantly running out of space.

Lucky People Who Kept Their Old Disney VHS Tapes Could Make A Fortune

A lot of professional collectors are on the lookout for items that are guaranteed to become more profitable over time, like coins, stamps, and baseball cards. But sometimes, the most valuable objects aren’t exactly what you’d expect.

Bizarre Ancient Structures In The Desert Were Used For The Coolest Purpose

History has blessed us with our fair share of puzzling structures. From the construction of the pyramids of Egypt to the mysterious origins of Stonehenge, countless amazing buildings and formations have left people scratching their heads.

Opening A Light Bulb And Adding A Few Drops Of Water Has This Magical Effect

The lightbulb is the universal sign for a great idea, and is it any wonder why? After all, it provides us with a steady amount of light and its invention revolutionized the way we interact with our day-to-day worlds.

17 Strange Things From The Past That Look Practically Unrecognizable Today

Technology is constantly changing at an exponential rate. With new products and innovations coming about almost every day, even the most high-tech computers and gadgets are likely to become outmoded not long after they’re released to the public.

7 Genius Car Hacks That Will Make Life So Much Easier

Being a car owner is no easy feat. Besides the responsibilities that come with owning a vehicle—regular oil changes, anyone?—the bills can really add up. Plus, we’ve got to constantly be aware of the rules of the road, and that’s stressful enough!

Cops Hate This New Winter Driving Trick Even Though Tons Of People Swear By It

Driving during the winter can be a huge hassle if you’re not properly prepared. Without important gear like a good ice scraper or features on your car like four-wheel drive, even the most routine journey can instantly turn into a challenge.