Here’s the biggest pumpkin in U.S. history because we all need something nice

Sometimes a week is so upsetting you just have to find joy in the unexpected. Take this huge-ass pumpkin, for example. Steve Geddes of Boscawen, New Hampshire just made U.S. history by growing a pumpkin so large it surpassed the record for largest pumpkin in America. Congrats, sir! SEE ALSO: …

The NRA told doctors to 'stay in their lane.' Doctors aren't having it.

#ThisisMyLane The National Rifle Association has a bone to pick with “anti-gun doctors” (what) and their collective desire to stop pulling bullets out of patients. They don’t know what they’re talking about, the NRA contends, when they argue in favor of common sense gun control. “Someone should tell self-important  anti-gun …

Weird new Pokémon with a nut for a head is a big mystery in 'Pokémon Go'

Something new is happening in Pokémon Go. A mysterious critter has appeared in the game, and it’s something Pokémon fans have never seen before. It was first discovered when a programming-savvy fan found an image and a reference to “Pokémon 891” in the game’s code. SEE ALSO: Pokémon fans are …

'American Horror Story: Apocalypse' goes full demonic… Hogwarts?

Murder House, Coven, Hotel, Apocalypse… and now, American Horror Story: Hogwarts? Episode 4 of AHS: Apocalypse explored a number of its own universes—including an unexpected visit to Season 5’s Hotel Cortez—but it also seemed to borrow a lot from J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world. Specifically, 15 minutes of the episode closely …

Terrifying video shows a bridge sagging under the weight of a massive bus

Please enjoy this deeply terrifying video of a bridge flexing under the weight of a bus.  The historic Beaver Bridge in Arkansas is a one-lane suspension bridge built in 1949 that offers picturesque views of Table Rock Lake. It’s delicate — and the lane is made out of wood.  SEE …

Google is trying, and failing, to cover its creepy Chinese search engine tracks

Google wants the world’s information to be universally accessible, unless that information just so happens to relate to its reported efforts to build a censored Chinese search engine that tracks its users. According to the Intercept, which first broke the story of the project codenamed Dragonfly in early August, the …

Terrifying video shows people escaping the treacherous California wildfire

A horrifying new video illuminates the dangers of the Camp Fire in Northern California. The video shared on Facebook by Brynn Parott Chatfield documents their drive through the fire as they attempt to evacuate from their hometown of Paradise.  SEE ALSO: Intense videos show the Camp Fire ravaging Northern California …

Watch Chrissy Teigen down a handful of ice cubes on 'Hot Ones'

Hot Ones’ seventh season premiered on Thursday with Chrissy Teigen, who famously had to schedule a visit with her throat doctor the day after filming. During the episode Teigen’s at her most relatable as she discusses her hatred of Milky Way candy bars, how it feels to be so meme-able, …

Latest 'Aquaman' trailer teases Black Manta, wars, and lots of action

The latest Aquaman trailer clocks in at a whopping five minutes, showing so much plot and so many scenes it’s difficult to follow. But at least it looks pretty. The trailer primarily focuses on Aquaman a.k.a. Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa) and Mera (Amber Heard) as they learn about the importance …

Treat people like the burden they are with Google's 'call screen' feature

Google knows a lot about you, including, apparently, how much you hate answering the phone.  At the Pixel 3 press launch Tuesday, the company unveiled a new feature for its flagship smartphone that aims to make that most annoying of moments just slightly less so. And, in the process, it …

This farm, run entirely by robots, uses 90% less water than traditional farms

Iron Ox has just opened its first fully automated farm in San Carlos, California. The company claims that its hydroponic system can produce 30 times the yield per acre of land comparing to traditional farms, while using 90 percent less water. Read more… More about Food, Robots, Mashable Video, Plants, …