Facebook Says It Can Now Recognize You from the Back of Your Head

Well, this is scary. The head of artificial intelligence at Facebook now says the social network’s experimental facial recognition technology is so advanced that it can read other clues in photos to recognize individuals. In other words, Facebook’s technology no longer needs to see your faceto know you’re you.

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Phil Jackson Suggests LeBron James Travels Every Other Time He Touches the Basketball

The Cavaliers may have made a run all the way to the 2015 NBA Finalsthis season, which is obviously way further than the Knicks made it this year. But despite this, Knicks team president Phil Jackson doesn’t sound like he was all that impressed with the way Cleveland and, more specifically, LeBron James went about doing it.

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These Crazy Transforming Cabinets Use Old-School Woodworking Tricks

Cabinets are the last place most of us would look for interesting design—but the artist Sebastian Errazuriz specializes in them. As it turns out, there’s plenty of interesting things you can do with a few slats of birch and a knowledge of super-super-precise woodworking.

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Misshapen Penis Corpse Flower Blooms At Cornell University

The Sumatran titan arum’s species name – Amorphophallus titanum – means “giant misshapen penis”. Guess what its flower looks like? At full growth, the flower stands 3 meters high, pulses with heat, and smells like rotting meat. The heat and stench attracts flies and beetles, which pollinate the plant. The whole show lasts 2 days.

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