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Everything That's Wrong with 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

There's too much going on in the new Star Wars movie. That sucks.<p><i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> is in theaters, and you all have to go see it or it might not make the $800 million it needs to break even. Presumably, most of the movie’s profits will be made over the holiday vacation from families who need …

Star Wars

Astronomers to Check Mysterious Interstellar Object for Signs of Technology

Russian billionaire Yuri Milner says if the space rock 'Oumuamua is giving off radio signals, his team will be able to detect them—and they may get the results within days.<p>The email about “a most peculiar object” in the solar system arrived in Yuri Milner’s inbox last week.<p>Milner, the Russian …

Astronomy

It's the last thing we need. 1965 science adventure Crack in the World imagines a world (literally) splitting in two. 11am. https://t.co/cJ3cNxRqWk

Five Essential... Stephen King Adaptations

Gary Collinson selects his Five Essential Stephen King adaptations…<p>Acclaimed writer Stephen King is one of the best-selling authors of all time and …

Astronomers think they’ve spotted something crashing into Jupiter

Reports are coming in that a number of amateur astronomers have spotted an asteroid or comet slamming into Jupiter.<p>If confirmed, this would be one of only a handful of recorded impacts ever on the gas giant.<p>Details are few and far between at the moment.<p>What we know so far, from videos published …

Astronomy

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The Behemoth bear some information about their next game | PC Invasion

BattleBlock and Castle Crashers devs The Behemoth tease out a bit more information regarding their fourth game. Enigmatically titled Game 4. It has …

Spotify’s mesmerizing new map shows that music can be social again

Spotify turned on a cool new feature this morning called Serendipity, an interactive map that highlights places on the planet where two people begin a song at the same time (or within a tenth of a second of each other). The above is a GIF built on screenshots from the site, but for the full effect, …

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Hearthstone - best basic decks, free decks, beginner's guide

Blizzard's free-to-play competitive card game Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft finally left beta a little earlier this year, and since then it's …

Aaron Sorkin: Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death Saved 10 Lives

Phil Hoffman and I had two things in common. We were both fathers of young children, and we were both recovering drug addicts. Of course I’d known …

The Civil War In Color

Source: The Daily Mail<p>The American Civil War took place between 1861 and 1865 after rifts between the slave-owning, anti-federalist South and the and …

10 New Books You Need to Read This Year

From biographies to technical studies and step-by-step guides, here are 10 books that you should look for in the next few months.<p>Of course, we think you can learn a lot online. But, if you’re looking to take a deeper dive, there is often no substitute for the kind of thoughtful analysis you can get …

Body Language

To Foster Your Creativity, Don't Learn To Code; Learn To Paint

Earlier this month, Samuel Arbesman argued in <i>Wired</i> that the world needs more generalists, dabblers and polymaths. He notes (and he’s certainly not the first to note) that the body of scientific and technical knowledge has grown so large that no one person can know everything. And as a consequence, …

Tech and Science

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Science

Ben & Jerry's New Anchorman 2 Flavour 'Scotchy Scotch Scotch'

In promotion of the highly anticipated sequel <b>Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues</b>, Ben & Jerry’s are releasing a new flavour to tie in with the film’s …

The Day of the Doctor trailer airing on BBC One tonight

Screaming around Twitter at this moment is the news that the trailer for ‘The Day of the Doctor’, the 50th Anniversary Special of <b>Doctor Who</b>, will be …

Take A Look Inside NASA In The '50s

Here's what the beginning of the Space Age looked like.

Did We Steal Our Moon From Venus?

Is our planet a dirty thief?<p>Dave Stevenson, professor of planetary science at Caltech, gave an intriguing speech at the Origin of the Moon conference in London this week. The most widely accepted theory about the Origin of the Moon is called the "giant impact theory," which is pretty much what you …

Astronomy

Xbox One Vs. PS4 Full Launch Line-Up

The full launch line-up for both Microsoft‘s Xbox One and Sony‘s PS4 have been revealed, though more games could be added and it’s always possible that some of these games could be delayed.<p>David Thier posted the Xbox One line-up earlier today. Microsoft has a total of 23 titles lined up, many of …

Comic Book Review - East of West #4

<i>Oliver Davis reviews East of West #4…</i><i><br>“Flashback to the fallout of the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. Learn what shocking event tore them apart and</i> …