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Entries by Ryan Grenoble from 02/2013

What Thought Looks Like: Researchers Record Fish Neurons Firing During Hunting (VIDEO)

Posted 02.01.2013 | Science

Well, that's a thought! For the first time, scientists have captured a video of neuron signals firing across the brain of an unrestrained, living a...

49ers Players Hit Strip Club Just Days Before Super Bowl In New Orleans (VIDEO)

Posted 02.01.2013 | Sports

Coaches in the NFL undoubtedly spend much time and energy preparing their players to compete in the Super Bowl. Not likely on the schedule: partying a...

SodaStream's Super Bowl Ad Goes Viral After Allegedly Being Banned For Bashing Coke, Pepsi (VIDEO)

Posted 02.02.2013 | Business

For advertisers seeking millions of eyeballs, there may be no greater arena than the Super Bowl. But for brands looking to maximize that publicity, th...

Canadian Penny Discontinued: Royal Mint Will No Longer Distribute The Coin

Posted 02.04.2013 | Business

Soon, Canada will be penniless. Not in the poverty-stricken sort of way, but in a more literal sense: As of Tuesday, Feb. 5, the Royal Canadian Min...

Second-Graders At Elmwood Franklin School Edit NFL Tweets For Bad Grammar (PHOTOS)

Posted 02.04.2013 | Sports

NFL players steal the spotlight for lots of reasons. Proficiency in grammar has never been one of them. Mark Saldanha, a second-grade teacher at El...

Iran's New Stealth Fighter, Qaher 313, Dismissed By Skeptics (PHOTOS)

Posted 02.05.2013 | World

Iran's state media wants the world to know the country has developed a new "super advanced" stealth fighter jet capable of "evading radars." To tha...

Kim Jong Un Spotted With Smartphone; North Korean Leader Supposedly Favors HTC (PHOTO)

Posted 02.05.2013 | World

In the world of celebrity endorsements, some high-profile people -- authoritarian dictators, for instance -- are to be avoided at all costs. So whe...

Joan Sallas, 'Virtuoso' Napkin Folder, Recreates Historic Linen Art From Royal Courts Of Europe (PHOTOS)

Posted 02.06.2013 | HuffPost Home

Guided by Joan Sallas's hands, napkins transform into ornate structures, armadillos, giant griffins. But they do not, under any circumstances, mop up ...

Goldfish Uses Harness To Help Stay Afloat While Swimming (VIDEO)

Posted 02.06.2013 | Good News

We've seen plenty of animals aided by human ingenuity lately: "Flipper," a cat who lucked into a sweet set of wheels, and " Chris P. Bacon," the pigle...

Israeli Workers Allegedly Paint 'Handicapped' Spot Around Parked Car, Then Tow It Away (VIDEO)

Posted 02.06.2013 | World

In Israel, a parked car can change spots without moving. This sounds like a riddle, yet isn't. Security camera footage of a parked car in Tel Aviv ...

Donald Driver Visits Angie LeRoy, 78 Year-Old Packers Fan, Days After Retirement Ceremony (VIDEO)

Posted 02.07.2013 | Sports

Donald Driver's to-do list before he officially retired from Green Bay had three items: Attend retirement ceremony Hug Angie LeRoy Head home ...

Flipper The Cat Saved By Conifer High School Robotics Club, 'Team Blitz' (VIDEO)

Posted 02.07.2013 | Good News

Flipper the kitten has an unlikely group to thank for saving her life: high school students. Flipper suffers from a twisted spine, a disability th...

'Drug Dealing' Pranksters Approach Strangers With A 'Little Pot' And 'Coke' In Mall (VIDEO)

Posted 02.07.2013 | Comedy

Dealing drugs in a public place may not be the funniest thing around, but when the "coke" you're trying to unload is actually a bottle of Coca-Cola an...

'Unpretentiousil:' Hipster Cure Finally Available For General Public (VIDEO)

Posted 02.08.2013 | Comedy

Have you noticed any close friends or family showing signs of "Hyper Involuntary Panic Stress Tension Elevation Response disorder?" More commonly ...

Raining Spiders In Brazil? Video Appears To Show Numerous Arachnids Dangling

Posted 02.08.2013 | Green

Arachnophobes would be wise to steer clear of Santo Antônio da Platina in Brazil. According to a video uploaded to YouTube on Feb. 7, spiders appe...

Boise Bars Offer Free Boob Job To Mardi Gras Revelers In Idaho

Posted 02.11.2013 | Small Business

To celebrate Mardi Gras properly, bars in Boise, Idaho, have opted for an unusual door prize in attempt to perk up customers: a free boob job. The ...

New York Times Tesla Article Questions Model S Performance; CEO Elon Musk Rebukes Piece

Posted 02.11.2013 | Technology

A New York Times test-drive of the Tesla Model S has drawn a stinging rebuke from the electric car company's CEO Elon Musk, who labeled the review "fa...

Anonymous' 'Operation SOTU' Hints At Hacking State Of The Union Address

Posted 02.12.2013 | Technology

Anonymous, a hacker group best known for its anti-government crusades, has apparently set its sights on tonight's State of the Union address. In a ...

'Harlem Shake' Performed Underwater By University Of Georgia Swim Team (VIDEO)

Posted 02.12.2013 | Comedy

If you have a sinking feeling about the "Harlem Shake," the latest meme to sweep the Internet, you may be psychic. Not because the meme is slowly sink...

Boyfriend Riley Nicolay Shaves Head With Deidre Sechi, Girlfriend Who Has Cancer (PHOTOS)

Posted 02.13.2013 | Healthy Living

Riley Nicolay's girlfriend and high school sweetheart, Deidre Sechi, was diagnosed with cancer in January. The two, both 18 years old, have been da...

Ozone Hole At Record Low: 2012 Data Shows Smallest Loss In Last Decade (PHOTO)

Posted 02.13.2013 | Green

Finally some good news regarding the health of our planet: The hole in the ozone layer over Antarctica appears to have shrunk. According to Europe'...

Nathan Mitcham, Student With Special Needs, Joins Basketball Game For First Time (VIDEO)

Posted 02.13.2013 | Sports

Nathan Mitcham won't soon forget the night of Feb. 12, when thousands of fans crowded into a gym in Owasso, Okla., and cheered his name. That even...

Bypass iPhone's Lock Screen: Bug In iOS 6.1 Appears To Leave Smartphone Data Exposed

Posted 02.14.2013 | Technology

Think your iPhone's lock screen is keeping your information safe from prying eyes? It might not be. That's if a new video is to be believed, in whi...

Tesla, New York Times Still Feuding Over Model S Review: Elon Musk Releases Data, Reviewer Counters

Posted 02.14.2013 | Technology

A New York Times reviewer in early February took issue with Tesla's new "Model S" and panned the distance the electric car could travel between charge...

Russian Meteor PHOTOS: Space Rock Explodes Over Chelyabinsk, Injures 1,000

Posted 02.15.2013 | Science

Soon after a meteor exploded in the sky over Russia on Friday, photos and video of the event began to go viral. The Russian meteor, estimated to be...