If you’ve ever tried to solve a Rubik’s Cube, you know it can be equally frustrating and exciting. But even if you’re a master of the puzzle, your best time is sure to pale in comparison to that of a new, computerized opponent.
Puerto Ricans are turning out to protest on the island, demanding that Governor Ricardo Rosselló resign after nearly 900 pages of leaked chats between the official and his inner circle revealed alarming commentary.
Fisherman Paul Elliot is searching for the author of message stuffed in a bottle 50 years ago.
Playboy model and social media celebrity Daniella Chavez joined the ongoing Internet craze in which people attempt to strike a cap off a bottle with, well, pretty much anything at this point.
A rough rescue attempt with a happy ending!
After allegedly catching his wife having an affair, a Florida man flew off the handle and confronted the other man, holding him at gunpoint while he used a pair of scissors to cut off the lover’s penis.
The legal battle between the two has been going on for three years and looks like it will not end anytime soon.
As over a million people have jumped on the bandwagon to “storm Area 51” – something that was announced in early July on a Facebook event page – warnings have been issued by the US Air Force that the enthusiasts could be shot for security reasons.
Identifying defects in the production of various types of equipment has long been a major task for testing teams, given that these could ultimately reduce the life-span of expensive machinery.
New Delhi (Sputnik): The mysterious deaths of cows in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh earlier this week, has left local villagers deeply anguished and highly frustrated over the neglect that has been observed even at State-run cow shelters.
Researchers have stumbled upon evidence pinpointing that FRBs, one of the least studied and most enigmatic phenomena in space, discovered only in 2007, do not necessarily (or perhaps not at all) originate from such cataclysmic events as the formation of neutron stars — the remnant cores of collapsed giant stars — or black holes merging together.
New Delhi (Sputnik): An Indian parliamentarian, while proposing an "Algorithmic Accountability Bill" to target and hold responsible digital intermediaries, has accused the US social media platforms Twitter and Facebook of showing bias.
As if being the rumoured home of one of the world’s most famous mythical creatures, the Loch Ness monster, was not enough, Scotland might have become a meeting point for extra-terrestrial visitors, a report by a local media outlet suggests.
Debate online about an African-American actress landing the lead role in the live-action remake of the iconic Disney cartoon had hardly settled when the website Deadline teased its audience with another cast pick.
New Delhi (Sputnik): At least 10 people were killed and over 24 injured in clashes over a land dispute in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday afternoon. According to a police official, the incident took place in Murtiya village in the Sonbhadra district when a dispute arose over land between the Gujjar and tribal Gond communities.
The Hollywood charmer and Marvel star has opted for a print with the so-called Gadsden flag – a coiled snake with the caption “Don’t tread on me” – which some associate with right-wing groups and the pro-gun movement. His choice angered some commenters, who also slammed him for being a member of a “homophobic” church.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Sending out a stern message to illegal immigrants, the Indian Home Minister on Wednesday said the government is committed to showing the exit door to every single person who may be living in the country without official permission.
Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga haven’t ceased to surprise since their steamy joint performance of “Shallow” at the Oscars in February, but nothing except the frenzy of fans followed as both, interestingly, denied the rumoured chemistry between them.
This summer's social network trend, the #BottleCapChallenge, which requires a participant to kick the lid off a bottle while being filmed in slow motion, is gaining more and more followers every day.
Sometimes, even the most elaborate waterproof plan can go down in flames in the most ridiculous way. At least, netizens can appreciate the crazy chain of events that destroyed the scheme.