Game of Thrones author George R. R. Martin is notorious for killing off all his characters. But he's adamant about keeping a love of reading alive in America.He and other celebrities are contributing to the PBS series The Great American Read,
The Star-Spangled Banner has stayed the same, with the same words and the same tune for 87 years, but a Hawai'ian musician reinvented the song while performing the song at a football game in Hawai'i and left quite an impression. SEE ALSO: The top karaoke songs from 'A Star Is Born'The singer,
For years, Elon Musk has been touting the promise of a self-driving car. Well, it looks like that promise is a little further off than Musk previously thought, if it materializes at all.On Thursday, Elon Musk unveiled a new “lower cost, mid-range” Tesla Model 3 car coming in at around $45,000.
Just over a year ago, the adaptation of Stephen King's It shook horror fandom with a $123.4 million opening weekend — the highest ever for a horror movie. Now Halloween is here to join the party.The 40-years-later sequel that opened on Friday picked up an estimated $77.5 million in the U.S.
Selma Blair is starring in Another Life, a new Netflix sci-fi series, but an experience getting fitted for a costume for the show led her to disclose that she has been living with Multiple Sclerosis for years. SEE ALSO: Selma Blair says director James Toback threatened to 'gouge' her eyes out,
When a Twitter user asked Elon Musk if future Teslas would include a "dog mode" to keep car-bound pets safe and cool while their owner was away, he responded with a simple "yes."Yes— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) October 20, 2018SEE ALSO: Elon Musk steps down as Tesla chairman: What happens next?
In one of the Donald Trump administration's most flagrant acts of evil to date, a narrowed legal definition of gender that is currently under consideration could jeopardize the rights of 1.4 million transgender Americans.
Now that Big Bird's original puppeteer Caroll Spinney is leaving Sesame Street after 50 years, people are wondering who can possibly step in to fill his big orange shoesThe Late Show With Stephen Colbert put forth a few...interesting candidates. Like Kanye West, Brett Kavanaugh, and Donald Trump.
Fact: The Office is now and will always be one of the greatest television shows of all time.The NBC comedy, which debuted in 2005, followed the extraordinarily amusing lives of Michael Scott, Jim Halpert, Pam Beesley, and other employees at Dunder Mifflin Scranton.
This Star Wars Droid will have kids everywhere geeking out, while also learning to code. The award-winning design allows kids to choose from over 6 Block-based missions from the appHeads up:
Proponents of Bitcoin and its competing cryptocurrency Bitcoin Cash, which was created as a "fork" of Bitcoin's code and history, aren't exactly in love with each other. Social media channels are full of squabbles over which coin is better and which one is more deserving of the "Bitcoin" name.
The concept of spray-on solar panels has existed for some time , but it's been hard to make them efficient. Now, a team of scientists from Sheffield University is using a new material to create a solar paint that could change that.Read more...
AdWeek recently reported that Snapchat is asking brands for $750,000 per day to run its new “my story” ads. Some would argue that Snapchat’s unique ad format, engagement tactics, demographics and immediacy make for an interesting experimental advertising opportunity. Others say that $750,
Wasp researchers have come up with a cheap device that can be put together to measure how many times wasps sting. They found out that wasps sting a lot, especially if something already has wasp venom in it.Read more...
The number of bad ideas on the internet far outweighs the good, and making art by tossing cans of spraypaint into the spinning blades of a running lawnmower falls into that former category. As YouTuber Uncle Rob also discovered, if you’re not careful,
无人驾驶汽车不仅仅是不再需要人类司机控制方向盘，它还需要应对许多来自道路和天气的状况，比如雨雪、狭窄的乡村道路和漆黑的夜晚等等。 威锋网 4 月 12 日消息，福特公司于日前对无人驾驶汽车进行了一次夜间测试。在测试的过程中，无人驾驶汽车表现得非常出色，它在很大程度上依赖于车辆上配备的激光雷达扫描技术和电路系统进行路面导航。 在漆黑的夜间，这辆无人驾驶汽车的车载摄像机需要配合雷达和激光扫描系统才能够正常工作，但是因为福特将测试地点定在了亚利桑那州的关系，他们还需要应付一些突发的状况，比如突然出现的动物(比如獾)和复杂的道路状况。
谢@爱设计邀。首先下结论，大学毕业之前，所有的生活方式都不是弯路，都只是一种尝试而已。关于人脉：题主一心扑在学业上，社交上精力分配较少，面对需要付出大量时间才堪堪能跟上节奏的园林设计学习，题主的选择几乎是最优解。题主现在应该是大三，同届学生会换届结束之后就应当能感觉得到，所谓在学生社团掌握的人脉，跟指导老师的所谓关系，都是holy shit. 十之八九甚至更多的人毕业之后你都不会再见到，需要好好搞关系的话，请盯紧你的导师，没事多去办公室转转，画图打打下手。就算是拾人牙慧学到的知识也比在学生会（查课、签到、收费、组织活动）学到的多得多。