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Play Pong at the Stoplight!

Do you dislike waiting a long time before the traffic light turns green? Well in Germany they found a solution of some kind.. Street Pong! Sandro Engel and Holger Michel are interaction design students at HAWK University, a college in Hildesheim, Germany. They wanted to discourage people from running across busy streets. So they found a way to make waiting ... Read More »

Beauties of Norway in Pictures

Norway has a population of about 5 million and covers an area of 385,155 square kilometres. The official Head of State is King Harald V. It is known for nature attractions like fjords, mountains and midnight sun, and is easily accessible by plane from most European countries.  The weather in Norway is much milder than one would expect. Because of ... Read More »

The Samsung virtual reality headset

Samsung’s virtual reality headset, the Gear VR Innovator Edition, showed up on the company’s online store Today for $199.99. Samsung Gear VR is a virtual-reality headset that uses the company’s new Galaxy Note 4 as its main display. It looks a little like an Oculus Rift, and a “powered by Oculus” logo appears on the side. But it reminds us ... Read More »

Rouhani to increase defense spending by over 30%

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will hike military spending by more than a third in the next fiscal year despite presenting a “cautious, tight” budget to parliament on Sunday in response to falling oil prices and punishing sanctions arising from the country’s disputed nuclear program. According to Tasnim News Agency, dated 07DEC14: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani submitted to the parliament the ... Read More »

Georg Gerster on the journey for Paradise Lost

Top Photo: From left to write: Maryam Sachs, Shahbanou Farah Pahlavi, Swiss photographer Georg Gerster in front of his aerial picture of Mount Damavand Photo by KA. Swiss photographer Georg Gerster undertook a dangerous mission in the 1970’s to capture the beauty of Iran from the air on film, sticking his camera out a of a plane to do so.  ... Read More »

Courthouse Bomb Scare Caused By What!?

Workers at the downtown federal courthouse called in a bomb squad Thursday for a suspicious device, not realizing it was an S* toy. When the bomb squad arrived, they suited up in vests and helmets and approached the object. “It was oblong, egg-shaped, you could say, I think aluminum, with a cord coming out of it leading to a small ... Read More »

Adorable I LOVE YOU animation message

A cute little animation is circulating the social media circles recently, it is so adorable so we thought to share it with you. We are not sure of it’s origin, whether it was created by a Persian animator from scratch or it was borrowed of the web and the audio was dubbed afterwards. You can view the clip above. Read More »

Car Thief Tries To Run From Police On Skateboard

  A suspect wanted for allegedly stealing a BMW sedan led police on a chase in the Los Angeles Suburb of Van Nuys, He was traveling at speeds of up to 90 mph on the 405 Freeway as he was evading police and bailed out on foot and attempted to get away on a skateboard before he was blocked by a ... Read More »

Iran’s Female Surf Pioneers

Balochistan. The place sounds made up, like something from a terrible Borat sequel. But it’s very real, and it’s very dangerous. All of this sounded good to Irish surfer Easkey Britton. In 2010, she took time off from finishing a PhD in Marine Science (and towing into beasts at Mullaghmore) to surf this moonscape of a coastline. Britton has since made ... Read More »

The Future: The Rope-Free Elevators

Envisions a future where self-propelled elevators can travel both horizontally and vertically along skyscrapers in places like New York, for example, it’s estimated you’ll spend almost 16 years waiting for an elevator and about six years inside one. ThyssenKrupp just introducedthe “Multi” elevator — the first cable-free elevator that will use magnetic levitation and a linear motor — similar to the ... Read More »