Since 1999, parents have been buying Razor scooters for their kids. They’ve expanded their rideable offerings over the years, and now the tables have finally turned: Razor makes a go-kart that kids can buy for their parents.
The limpet is not a terribly interesting organism on the surface. This group of aquatic snails live their lives inching along rocks, scraping off algae for food. The way they scrape those rocks clean is actually getting a lot of interest in scientific circles, though. Limpet teeth have recently been tested by researchers at the University of Portsmouth and found to be the hardest biological material in the world.
Anyone who’s been on a flight in the past few years knows that, despite rising fuel costs and ongoing economic turmoil, people are traveling a lot and our airports keep on getting busier. Some of the busiest airports in the world have a flight taking off or landing every minute of the day. That sounds busy, but it’s not until you look at worldwide flight data that you get a true sense of how busy our skies are.
Kingsman: The Secret Service is stupid dressed in the finest bespoke suit you can have made. This isn’t a complaint about the film, but an essential warning: If you think about the movie and forget that it’s stupid, you’ll probably black out from the interpretive loop your brain will go into wanting to make sense of illusionary things like the movie’s “theme” and “tone.” It’s frenetic and stylish like Zach Snyder at his best, and wildly idiotic like Zach Snyder at his worst.
At this point, you just have to feel sorry for the poor souls still holding out hope that someday The Last Guardian will arrive on a PlayStation console. Made by the team behind artistic gaming achievements Ico and Shadow of the Colossus, this mysterious tale of a boy and his giant cat-bird monster looked like it had the potential to be even more moving. But now, recent news surrounding the game’s trademark has once again brought up its vaporware status.