An exterminator had a helluva job with a massive wasp nest in a Louisiana shed. This video shows an edited version of what what it means to be "mad as a hornet" – these critters did not take kindly to the exterminator being in their presence. You can hear the constant pings as they shell his camera, but it didn't deter professional beekeeper Jude Verret, who's been an exterminator for 12 years. He says he's seen wasp nests that were almost this big before but this one "was really huge." The job surprisingly took him only 45 minutes, and he finished without a sting.
I love Twine games that are able to create a strong sense of place. Despite being text-only, a beautiful typeface and atmospheric, well-selected words go beyond 'choosing your own adventure', to navigating vivid interconnected chambers. Kitty Horrorshow's strange, oddly-lovely Hornets is vivid, all right.
After a successful round of funding on Kickstarter, Fluster: The Social Card Game is now ready to help turn a party or game night into the engaging, surprising, and enlightening social affair you always hoped it would be. A deck of 100 cards, Fluster is chock full of unusual, funny, and thought-provoking questions inspired to […]
Physics may have been that class you sleepwalked your way through in high school. But while it might have just slipped under your radar throughout your academic career, you probably shouldn't have given it such shallow attention. Sure, we could focus on the immediate pluses of a career as a physicist, like the more than […]
If you're out of work…well, first, you have our sympathies. Right now, about 31 million Americans are drawing some form of unemployment benefits, which makes competition for virtually any job savagely fierce. But since nobody wants to wallow in the miseries of unemployment, the only legitimate course left open is to scrap like crazy to […]