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12-Year-Old Boy Falls Over And Punches Hole In Centuries-Old Artwork

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See the Evolution of Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence at Nylon Magazine's TV Issue launch party at SkyBar on Aug. 24, 2009 in Los Angeles.<br>Jason LaVeris—FilmMagic/Getty Images

Los Angeles

The Science Of The Death Star: The Physics Of Destroying An Earth-Sized Planet

One of the most iconic sequences in all of movie history comes from the original <b>Star Wars</b> film, where the Galactic Empire brings Princess Leia to her home planet, Alderaan, and threatens her with the destruction of her world using their “superlaser” unless she reveals the secret location of the …

Physics

Disney and Pixar Announce Toy Story 4 Plot, a New Jack and the Beanstalk Movie, and More at D23

Gigantic will be the be the latest take on Jack and the Beanstalk, from the songwriters of Frozen.<p>Good news for <i>Toy Story</i> fans who were missing the notes of toy-on-toy romance in <i>Toy Story 3</i>: a fourth film in the wildly popular series that put Pixar on the map is coming in 2017, and now we know what …

This Comic Book Is The Geeky, Feminist Answer To Bad Dating Advice

"I think there are always such silly ideas out there of women being mysterious creatures when it's usually quite the opposite,” comic book publisher Hope Nicholson says. “Most of us are quite open and willing to chat and share our stories.”<p>It’s this belief that propelled Nicholson to collect a …

taylor swift’s epic call for feminism in 2015

when faced with media sexism.<p>Taylor Swift is not afraid to voice her opinions on social media—especially when she's the target of a misleading, sexist headline.<p>After the Grammy winner helped a couple to announce their pregnancy to the world by holding a sign reading "Baby's first concert" for a …

Feminism

The Last Sci-Fi Blog: Why Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence's 'Passengers' Should Be On Your Radar

<i>Passengers</i> should be on your radar.<p>After years of development and false starts, one of the most acclaimed science fiction screenplays of the past …

What the World Looks Like When You Have Social Anxiety

Everyone is judging you—and harshly—about everything you say and do. Did they notice that you mispronounced a word? They did, they did! It’s …

Reddit

David Beckham, Jay Z, Prince William, and the Most Adorable Daddy-and-Me Style

While we all have a soft spot for adorable mommy-and-me celebrity style, it’s fair to say that the world’s best-dressed fathers are having a fashion influence on their little ones, too. Whether it be the suave stylings of <b>David Beckham</b> and his handsome brood, the runway-ready looks of <b>Kanye</b> and <b>North</b> …

Find Out the Truth Behind the Mysterious Code Hidden in Almost Every Disney/Pixar Movie

A mysterious secret code pops up in many of Disney and Pixar’s movies, but what is it? And what does it mean? Read on, and the truth behind A113 will …

Pictures of the Week 6.19.15

Ramadan

DEBUNKED: First look at Mark Hamill's Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

<i>UPDATE: As pointed out by Matt Ashbeck on Facebook, it looks like this one is a Photoshop job. Apologies. Nothing to see here, move along, move</i> …

Mark Hamill

What Could Live in a Real Jurassic World? A Chickenosaurus

Reviving dinosaurs from ancient DNA will never happen, but real-life genetic engineering is turning birds more dino-like.<p>More than two decades after dinosaurs crashed the electric fences in <i>Jurassic Park</i>, the fourth installment in the series—<i>Jurassic World</i>—has once again delivered hapless tourists …

Viral: Zookeepers Are Recreating Chris Pratt’s Pose in Jurassic World

There’s a new viral photo fad that’s sweeping the world in the wake of Jurassic World’s blockbuster opening. One of the heavily publicized scenes …

This Instagram and Tumblr superstar just built the insane treehouse of his childhood dreams

Huntington wanted to minimize his possessions and minimize his life, so he bought a van. "I didn't want to spend my youth in an office," he told Business Insider. Along with the job, he had also gotten a book deal stemming from his work online. He took the advance money and hit the road, telling …

‘Apotheosis’ Time-Lapse Captures the Northern Lights During a Solar Maximum

Our sun goes through a solar cycle with an average length of 11 years, and the period of greatest solar activity during each cycle is called the …

Darth Vader returns: Get an exclusive look at the villain's comeback on Star Wars Rebels

As the most recognizable character of the <i>Star Wars</i> franchise, Darth Vader is an inevitability, which is why he’s going to be a more prominent figure …

Building the face of a criminal from DNA

<b>The face of a killer constructed from DNA left at the scene of a crime: it sounds like science fiction. But revealing the face of a criminal based on their genes may be closer than we think.</b><p>Today scientists are using genetic markers from DNA to build up a picture of an offender's face, a process …

Photographer Takes Incredibly Expressive Portraits Of Her Dogs

Cats may be the favored animals of the internet, but photographers take many charming portraits of dogs, too. Elke “Wieselblitz” Vogelsang is a great …

179506122: Diamonds & Mineshaft Under Spawn seed - MineCraft Pocket Edition - MineCraft PE - MCPE

<b>Seed:</b> -179506122<br>In Diamonds & Mineshaft Under Spawn seed you will find five diamonds and one mineshaft. At the spawn take a few steps back and dig …

Redditors Had Some Hilarious Fun With a Photo of Taylor Swift's Elusive Belly Button

This is an epic Photoshop battle indeed.<p>Taylor Swift's belly button is to the Internet what Punxsutawney Phil is to weather prognosticators — a magical mystery of charming delight. This week, a few very clever Redditors had some fun with an image of Taylor's mystifying belly button and the end …

‘It’s A Bird, It’s A Plane…’ It’s Your Guide To DC’s Streaming Comic Book Movies

Whether it’s Superman flying faster than the speed of light or Batman hopping into his Batmobile, DC Comics has given us some of the most iconic superheroes of all-time. They popularized the idea of a live-action transition from the comics with George Reeves starring <i>Adventures of Superman</i> in the …

Comic Books

How Marvel Congratulated 'Jurassic World' For Beating 'Avengers' Box Office Record

So you’ve probably heard by now, <b>Jurassic World</b> beat <b>The Avengers</b> U.S. box office opening record. Colin Trevorrow’s <i>Jurassic Park</i> sequel grossed …

Hope Solo domestic violence controversy a 'witch hunt,' husband says

As the U.S. women's national soccer team competes in Canada in the Women's World Cup, each time goalkeeper Hope Solo's name is invoked the words "domestic violence" inevitably follow.<p>"It is a witch hunt, you can put that in the paper," Jerramy Stevens told USA Today while defending Solo, his wife, …

5 Books That Will Improve Your Writing

Remove the fanfare and most writing advice boils down to read more, write more, and get better feedback.<p>Let's talk about that first one. If writing is output, reading is often the most important input. You'll understand what makes Hemingway's writing exceptional (or overrated) by reading his books, …