14 years after unleashing the internet classic Shoes (described in Vice as the "First Great Viral Music Video"), LiamKyleSullivan yesterday posted a sequel called Masks. Footwear-obsessive Kelly has moved on.
The SARS-Cov-2 virus that causes Covid can survive up to 28 days on banknotes and other surfaces, reports a team of researchers in Australia. The lengthy stays were under dark lab conditions, and the real world is full of virus-killers such as UV light. But it's still longer than expected. The researchers said that whether… READ THE REST
NBC News correspondent Kelly O' Donnell posted the waiver that attendees to Trump's forthcoming events have to agree to. It absolves Trump's campaign of responsibility if you get Covid at them, a likelihood given that the president and many of his aides were recently diagnosed and are not out of the woods. READ THE REST
The Twitter account @realDonaldTrump flooded the zone Monday morning, posting a stream of ALLCAPS ragetweets for the ages. While they will not endear him to anyone but his own supporters, they do suggest that he is alive and conscious, if not coherent, a status in doubt after a weekend of cagey and misleading remarks from… READ THE REST
Scientists have found there's a danger just as impactful on your health as killers that everyone talks about like obesity or smoking. This one, though, is a lot more subtle. Researchers say that the threat posed by sitting for eight hours a day with little physical activity is just as harmful as some of the… READ THE REST
Your brain really is every bit the supercomputer that you think it is. Scientists found that over the course of your life, your modest human brain will hold up to 1 quadrillion pieces of information. You also have an average of 70,000 thoughts per day. Considering that, it's really no surprise that we can all… READ THE REST
Prime Day week is here, but before you start rifling through page after page of Amazon deals, you should know Amazon isn't the only fish in the sea. In fact, many companies are combating Amazon's Prime Day dominance with some fairly impressive sales of their own. That includes the Boing Boing Store and a full… READ THE REST