This home-building robot can lay more than 1,000 bricks an hour — and construct a home quicker than a human

Fastbrick Robotics An Australian robotics company has created a robotic arm, called the Hadrian X, that can lay 1,000-plus bricks per hour. The company claims that the bot can complete the shell of a home in two days. By reducing the labor cost of masonry, the robot could disrupt the multi-trillion-dollar global construction market. A […]

This Insta-Famous Pig Works Hard For The Likes

Meet Christopher, a potty-trained mini pig who loves Cheerios, lipstick, and sharing his life of adventure on Instagram. Adopted by Montreal couple Jonathan and Marilyne Duguay, the two-year-old pet pig accompanies them on their vacations and now has a legion of fans that follow his every move. Christopher the Ultimate Traveling Pig has 52.6k followers […]

Trump’s latest threat to Kim Jong Un reminds us all that we are a hair’s breadth from nuclear war

KCNA President Donald Trump issued a strange and threatening ultimatum to Kim Jong Un on Thursday. It was in response to North Korea complaining about US demands for them to denuclearize. Trump essentially compared North Korea to Libya, and told Kim that he could either denuclearize his country or face war with the US. North Korea […]

10 horror stories that will make all socially awkward people cringe

Comedy Central Awkward situations happen to all of us. If you don’t have social anxiety, you can probably just laugh off embarrassment and move on with your life. If you do have social anxiety, those moments will haunt you for roughly the rest of your life. We combed Reddit for some of the most subtly-brutal […]