Six Ways Mushrooms Can Save the World

In this highly interesting video presentation, Mycologist Paul Stamets shows us 6 ways how mushrooms could possibly help save our lives, restore our ecosystems, and even transform other worlds.

An Animated Aurora Borealis, As Seen From Orbit

In the following video, you’ll see an animated photo montage by NASA Astronaut Don Pettit, who while in orbit, took a series of shots of an Aurora Borealis in Earth’s atmosphere, to later assemble them to recreate the impressive phenomenon.

The Levitating Water Machine

Isn’t amazing how something as mundane and insignificant as a strobe light can create such a cool effect? Set this up in your company’s lobby area to wow visitors and potential business partners. Who knows? This may actually help you close that important deal that was so crucial to the survival of your company! [Via […]

Fujitsu laptops get free upgrades for life

PC Pro reports that Fujitsu Siemens is offering a new program called Lifebook4Life, which allows customers to upgrade their Lifebook laptop every three years after purchase for free. Sound too good to be true?  Well, there are a few restrictions: You must purchase an extended three-year warranty with each upgrade (price yet to be determined).  […]

Compulsive Gamers Officially ‘Not Addicts’

You might be one of the most dedicated gamers you know, sitting in front of your computer for so many hours that you’ve considered catheterizing yourself and wonder how it’s possible that your skin hasn’t fused to your computer chair. But, even if your compulsion has cost you your job and led your spouse or […]

The Geek Guide to Holiday Gift-Giving

By Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] It’s that time of year again!  It’s “Black Friday,” when the masses crowd the malls, every man for himself (hey, that sounds like a plot from a zombie movie). Shopping for your favorite geek can be tough, so we at [GAS] are here to help. A lot of guides […]

ISS Astronauts to Drink Recycled Pee

After five days of work, astronauts aboard the Endeavour shuttle have succeeded in the ultimate feat of recycling—turning urine into water. This is thanks to a new machine that should help more people live aboard the International space station at one time. The urine recycler will be part of a more widely used water recycling […]

Seagate’s New Viral Nercore Rap Ad is… Actually Good?

Ok, don’t get me wrong, I don’t really like that kind of music… but you have to admit that some efforts were actually put into this video, and the result is surprisingly good (When compared to this at least!). Called “Stack the Memory”, the song is performed by the Sniper Twins, two white rappers who […]

Tilt-Shift Time-Lapse Demolition Derby Video

Photograph extraordinaire Keith Loutit amazes us again with a new tilt-shift time-lapse video produced during a demolition derby event. Seeing all those scrap cars, monster trucks, and even a humongous Godzilla, going around an arena like harmless toys in a sandbox is both awesome and hilarious. Ready to see more? Be sure to check out […]

Sixense Truemotion 3D System Makes Nintendo’s Wiimote Look Like Junk

Even if the Wiimote was revolutionary when it initially came out, it really can’t compare to the motion-sensing capabilities of Sixense’s new Truemotion 3D system. Check out the video — it’ll blow you away. Rather than using an accelerometer like the Wiimote, the Truemotion system uses a magnetic field to track both of your hands […]

The Enterprise Takes on Darth Vader’s Super Star Destroyer

This has to be the most brilliant and hilarious Star Trek VS. Star Wars video montage I’ve seen in a long, long time. Enjoy! [Via Topless Robot]

Wednesday Geeky Pics: Geeky Tattoos

By Casey Lynn Contributing Writer, [GAS] This week’s pics examine the ultimate in permanent geek cred: the geeky tattoo. A love/hate relationship with HTML: