India Makes History as Satellite Enters Mars Orbit

India has nailed its first foray into interplanetary travel. Wednesday morning local time, scientists announced that their Mangalyaan – Hindi for "Mars Craft" – had entered Mars orbit after completing the 400-million-mile arc to Mars it began last November. It will now set about collecting imagery and data that might… » 9/24/14 12:10am 54 minutes ago

Police Charge Suspect in Missing UVA Student Case With Felony Abduction

At a press conference held tonight, Charlottesville, Va. police announced that their charges against Jesse Leroy Matthew, Jr., the lead suspect in the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, have been upgraded to abduction with intent to defile, a class two felony. Matthew has not been seen since… » 9/23/14 7:25pm Yesterday 7:25pm

​Tuesday Night TV Just Has the Normal Amount of Boobs

At 8/7c. Abby's Studio Rescue on Lifetime is titled "Legacy of Lunacy," so that's worth giving a think. We've got the NCIS qua NCIS premiere, a new Dancing with the Stars for some reason, and the latest Utopia. Last week on Utopia there was a yoga person who visited that my friend used to babysit and she makes him… » 9/23/14 6:17pm Yesterday 6:17pm

Three Boobs Are Most Likely Two Boobs and a Lie

We all had our suspicions about the three-boob lady's third boob, and now it appears that the worst is true: Jasmine Tridevil's third breast, TMZ reports, is not a true implant, but a mere prosthetic. » 9/23/14 5:35pm Yesterday 5:35pm

Airbnb Cofounder's Previous Startup Idea Was Butt Pads

What drives startup founders to barrel through the free market with such Randian ruthlessness? Money, duh. But there's another possibility. Perhaps the will to succeed is so consuming because they know it might be the best idea they will ever have. » 9/23/14 5:01pm Yesterday 5:01pm

Ferguson Residents Rebuild Michael Brown Memorial After Overnight Fire

Early this morning, a series of photos began to spread over social media that showed a memorial to Michael Brown, near where he was fatally shot in Ferguson, Mo., being burned on the ground by a large flame. As of this afternoon, neither police nor residents can confirm the cause of the blaze. » 9/23/14 4:40pm Yesterday 4:40pm

Eduardo Saverin Invests in Startup That Only Rents Silver Audis

Eduardo Saverin made his billions as one of the co-founders of Facebook. But for a man who help pioneer the modern era of social networking, Saverin sure does hate talking to other people. According to Forbes, Saverin was the lead Series B investor in Silvercar, an app-based car rental company that only rents out … » 9/23/14 4:33pm Yesterday 4:33pm

Is There Any Plausible Reason Why Aliens Would Evolve To Look Like Us?

In science fiction movies and TV shows, intelligent aliens are usually the same basic shape as humans: two arms, two legs and a head. But why would creatures that evolved on a completely different planet look so similar to us? We asked some experts, and they told us the most likely explanations for humanoid aliens. » 9/23/14 4:23pm Yesterday 4:23pm

Angry Weather Hoaxer to Facebook and Obama: "Stop Messing With Me!"

Kevin Martin, the angry weather hoaxer and serial threat-giver whose string of viral prognosticatory hoaxes of late worried millions with false prophecies of doom, has a new message for Facebook and President Obama: "STOP MESSING WITH ME!" And he's very srs, guys. » 9/23/14 4:15pm Yesterday 4:15pm