Archive for October 2nd, 2019

Red Bull's Failed Search for an American F1 Superstar

<p>Getting into the big leagues of any sport is a long, tortuous road for young aspiring athletes. Especially in very expensive sports, it would take so much grit and talent for anyone to catch the attentio...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Red-Bull-s-Failed-Search-for-an-American-F1-Superstar/

SXSW Executive Sees Himself in a 44-Year-Old Photo from Ken Burns's "Country Music" Documentary

<p>Sometimes the things we do in the past come back to haunt us. Or in the case of Mike Shea, it came back as a nostalgic surprise in the form of a three-second frame in Ken Burns's "Country Music"...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/SXSW-Executive-Sees-Himself-in-a-44-Year-Old-Photo-from-Ken-Burns-s-Country-Music-Documentary/

Meet The Once “Broken Dog” Who Can't Stop Smiling Now

<p>Meet Sanford, the once “broken dog” who cannot stop smiling now. Why was he described as broken?</p><p>On April, Sanford got hit by a car, which left him unable to walk. Sanford w...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Meet-The-Once-Broken-Dog-Who-Can-t-Stop-Smiling-Now/

A 10-Foot Tall Sandworm For Your Halloween Needs

Let’s be honest here. October really has not that much significance, except that it’s the 10th month of the year, and it’s the countdown to Halloween (an additional exception is if it’s your birth...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/A-10-Foot-Tall-Sandworm-For-Your-Halloween-Needs/

A Discussion on Diffusion Across Networks

<p>A network is a set or group of people or things that are connected to one another, forming a system. In our daily lives, we encounter different types of networks. From the communication networks to which...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/A-Discussion-on-Diffusion-Across-Networks/

Check Out This New York Deli at Rockefeller Center, But Every Item Is Made Of Felt

<p>Yes, you’ve read it correctly. Every single item in this deli is handmade out of felt.</p><p>This is contemporary artist Lucy Sparrow’s sixth installation in her felt shop series,...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Check-Out-This-New-York-Deli-at-Rockefeller-Center-But-Every-Item-Is-Made-Of-Felt/

Dimensions Collide in “The Full Story”

<p>Created by filmmaker Daisy Jacobs and animator Chris Wilder, dimensions collide in this multi-award winning short film titled “The Full Story”, as “painted animation on walls, combined...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Dimensions-Collide-in-The-Full-Story/

These Detailed Ballpoint Pen Illustrations Are Really Impressive

<p>Using a watercolor background and detailed ballpoint pen illustrations, Manabu Endo creates these impressive portraits of dreamy animals, plants, and occasionally, humans. What’s more impressive, h...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/These-Detailed-Ballpoint-Pen-Illustrations-Are-Really-Impressive/

Get Off My Pop Culture Lawn!

Cracked challenged readers to illustrate how their view of pop culture stories have changed over time. It's a question of maturity: they all show the difference between watching a movie as a child and then as an adult. A...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Get-Off-My-Pop-Culture-Lawn/

This Buffet Lets You Pay As You WIsh

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Annalakshmi is an Indian vegetarian buffet restaurant which lets its customers pay how much they want to, followin...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/This-Buffet-Lets-You-Pay-As-You-WIsh/

Brain Age Coming To Nintendo Switch

The original Nintendo DS didn’t launch like a rocket in its time, with its launch titles being Super Mario 64 and a Metroid demo. What revolutionized the DS, however, were not action games, but high quality casual...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Brain-Age-Coming-To-Nintendo-Switch/

Drug Combo Made Fruit Flies Live Longer

<p>Now that we have had major advancements in the field of medicine, it is no wonder that our life expectancies today are much higher than those who lived before us. However, with age comes age-related dise...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Drug-Combo-Made-Fruit-Flies-Live-Longer/

Things Chefs Do That You Should Not Do

Professional chefs are proud of their recipes and techniques, as they should be. But they are professionals, while the rest of us cook during our personal time. JJ Goode co-authors cookbooks, meaning he translates a chef...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Things-Chefs-Do-That-You-Should-Not-Do/

How Profit and Prejudice Built a Family’s Human Skull Collection

Beginning in the 1830s, New York City had a curious business called the Phrenological Cabinet. It was owned by brothers Orson and Lorenzo Fowler, and their sister and brother-in law, Charlotte and Samuel Wells. They stud...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/How-Profit-and-Prejudice-Built-a-Familys-Human-Skull-Collection/

Six Flags WIll Pay You To Spend 30 Hours In A Coffin With Your Significant Other

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Fright-loving couples can now spend 30 hours laying in a coffin, and get paid for it. Six Flags offers couples to...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Six-Flags-WIll-Pay-You-To-Spend-30-Hours-In-A-Coffin-With-Your-Significant-Other/

Thousands of Tractors Clog Dutch Highways in Protest

<p>Though it is true that agriculture contributes a good chunk to climate change and the greenhouse gas emissions issue, Dutch farmers say that their government has unfairly singled out their industry and p...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Thousands-of-Tractors-Clog-Dutch-Highways-in-Protest/

Navy Replaces Their "Blueberry" Uniforms Much to Everyone's Relief

<p>It's out with the blue and in with the green as <a href="https://www.navytimes.com/off-duty/military-culture/2019/09/30/good-riddance-blueberries-navy-bids-farewell-to-its-worst-uniform-ever/&quo...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Navy-Replaces-Their-Blueberry-Uniforms-Much-to-Everyone-s-Relief/

When Computers Fail At Something

<p>We use computers a lot in our lives. We can use it to surf the Internet, talk to our friends and families, watch videos, listen to music, and many more. Thanks to these computers, the massive digital inf...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/When-Computers-Fail-At-Something/

Here Are Small Nice Things You Can Do For Yourself Without Breaking Your Schedule

<p><span style="background-color: rgb(246, 245, 246); color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">With the current pace of life, from school, work, or family work, people might get really burned out after just go...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Here-Are-Small-Nice-Things-You-Can-Do-For-Yourself-Without-Breaking-Your-Schedule/

A $6.5M Painting Has Been Hanging On A Woman’s Kitchen For Decades

<p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34);">An unsigned 10x8 inch painting by Florentine painter Cenni de Pepo (also known as Cimabue) was discovered hanging above a hot plate in the home of an...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/A-6-5M-Painting-Has-Been-Hanging-On-A-Woman-s-Kitchen-For-Decades/

Mattel Launches A Line Of Gender-Neutral Dolls

Going away from its past unrealistic and hyper-feminine Barbie doll releases, the doll manufacturer is now keen to release toys that break the gender stereotype. After introducing female dolls that come in all shapes and...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Mattel-Launches-A-Line-Of-Gender-Neutral-Dolls/

How Kids Today Play with Cardboard Boxes

Ask any parent and they'll tell you of the time their kid was more interested in playing with the cardboard box that the toys came in, rather than the toys themselves.But that was then! This is now, and this Facebook pos...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/How-Kids-Today-Play-with-Cardboard-Boxes/

The Comparative Combat Effectiveness of Various Food Mascots

<p>Twitter user <a href="https://twitter.com/matttomic" target="_blank">@mattomic</a>, author of the famous <a href="https://www.neatorama.com/2017/05/03/The-Sandwich...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/The-Comparative-Combat-Effectiveness-of-Various-Food-Mascots/

PUBG Mobile's Massive Revenue Increase Thanks to Chinese Variant "Game for Peace"

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is the best-selling PC game with over 50 million copies sold worldwide. And just recently, its mobile version PUBG Mobile, was able to reach over $1 billion in revenue, all thanks to its Chi...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/PUBG-Mobile-s-Massive-Revenue-Increase-Thanks-to-Chinese-Variant-Game-for-Peace/

Why Your Dog Likes Sticking His Head out of the Car Window

<p>Why do dogs leap at the opportunity to stick their heads out of car windows while riding? Megan Schmidt of <a href="http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/crux/2019/09/27/why-your-dog-likes-sticking-i...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Why-Your-Dog-Likes-Sticking-His-Head-out-of-the-Car-Window/

The Ford Festiva Stretch Limo

<p>David Tracy of <a href="https://jalopnik.com/someone-built-a-limo-out-of-two-tiny-ford-festivas-and-1838664927" target="_blank">Jalopnik</a> found this amazing luxury vehi...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/The-Ford-Festiva-Stretch-Limo/

Want To Go To A Black Hole? Here’s A Black Hole Safety Video

<p>If you’re like this one-eyed monster who wants to go to a black hole that bad, then here’s a safety video for you made by <a href="https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/astropix.html" targe...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Want-To-Go-To-A-Black-Hole-Here-s-A-Black-Hole-Safety-Video/

Better Sleep, Better Grades

You may have heard of college students say that “sleep is for the weak,” and you may also have believed that during your college days. After all, papers and exams are piling up and you don’t have the ti...

https://www.neatorama.com/2019/10/02/Better-Sleep-Better-Grades/

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