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Shatner at 87: His Remarkable Career Continues

And the ageless wonder -- William Shatner – turns 87 today.<i>Star Trek</i>’s legendary Captain James T. Kirk is indeed closing in on the big 9-0, but he …

James Cameron's Next 'Terminator' Movie Might Have Found Its Star

James Cameron is returning to the Terminator franchise that he began in 1984, and if the rumors are true, then the film’s first star has been cast.<p>On …

James Cameron

The Best Sci-Fi On Netflix Streaming

Being able to press a button and get a movie instantly sent to your TV is sort of the stuff of science fiction anyways, so it’s not surprising that …

Science Fiction

Yes, The Multiverse Is Real, But It Won't Fix Physics

“We are all agreed that your theory is crazy. The question that divides us is whether it is crazy enough to have a chance of being correct.” Niels Bohr spoke these words to Wolfgang Pauli about the latter’s theory of elementary particles, but it could just as easily apply to many of today’s most …

Dark Matter

Two planets in unusual star system are very likely habitable, scientists say

Scientists have identified two planets circling round a dim dwarf star as especially likely candidates to have habitable conditions, with probable water and a source of heat, attributes thought necessary for life beyond Earth.<p>Since their discovery last year, the seven planets and their star, called …

Astronomy

Darth Revan's Story Could Still Become 'Star Wars' Canon

A throwaway prop featured in <i>The Last Jedi</i> implied that the infamous Darth Revan might once again be part of official <i>Star Wars</i> canon. And if the …

Star Wars

Denis Villeneuve Says His 'Dune' Movie Will Be 'Star Wars for Adults'

“The ambition is to do the ‘Star Wars’ movie I never saw,” Villeneuve says<p>There’s been a lot of back and forth among the nerds over the past several …

Dune Remake Will Be At Least Two Movies

<i>The sleeper has awakened!</i><p>After far too long, someone is taking another crack at <b>Dune</b>, Frank Herbert's classic series of science fiction novels. In …

Blake's 7: 40 years on, the dystopian sci-fi drama still packs a punch

It was 40 years ago this week that my parents sat their seven-year-old son down to watch a new BBC One show about spaceships. “It will be like Doctor Who,” they no doubt told me. Instead, broadcast at 6pm on a Bank Holiday Monday, the first episode of Blake’s 7 was a procedural drama about a …

TV

6 Hobby Games You’ll Want to Play in January 2018

Get your game on in January with this list of new and upcoming titles you need to try. Remember: release dates are subject to change, so be sure to …

Millennials Are Screwed - The Huffington Post

Credits<p>Story - Michael Hobbes<p>Michael is a contributing writer for Highline.<p>Typography - Jason Wong<p>Jason is an art director and graphic designer based in suburban New Jersey.<br>He is also a part of the lettering sketch blog Friends of Type.<p>Spiritual Guide - Becky<p>Becky is an 8-bit creation living in …

Best books of 2017: The best fiction

The Power<p><i>Naomi Alderman</i><p>Alderman’s inventive, globe-spanning thriller imagines a world in which girls and women have discovered they have the ability to maim and kill men thanks to a mysterious new electrical power. The uncompromisingly feminist novel has drawn comparisons to Margaret Atwood, …

The best science fiction and fantasy of 2017

A year ago, Amitav Ghosh usefully stirred things up with his rebuke to “realist” modes of writing. Where, he asked, is all the fiction about climate change? Well, it turns out that the answer is science fiction. Genre writing has been exploring the possible futures of climate change for many years, …

Books

White Privilege Led To Texas Tech Terrorism, Police Chief Basically Confirms

Police in Texas likely would have prevented the cold-blooded killing of a college police officer this week had the suspect been Black. In fact, they …

New York police round up wandering cow in Brooklyn park

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City police wrangled a cow on the loose in a Brooklyn park on Tuesday after the animal became a spectacle for tourists and New Yorkers alike when it was spotted roaming the streets and enjoying the park facilities.<p>The bemused bovine and camera-wielding humans stared at …

Texas Tech University officer shot and killed, suspect in custody

A suspect is in custody after allegedly shooting and killing a Texas Tech University officer.

Grandma Accidentally Buys Adult Book For 6-Year-Old, And Parents Get Hilariously Shocked When They Open It

At some point in our lives, all of us were probably taught to not judge a book by its cover. This story is a hilarious example why. Everything …

Barnes & Noble

Here Are The Top 10 Most Unnecessary Medical Treatments, According to Scientists

Way too much of a good thing!<p>A recent literature study on medical care in the US has put forward ten diagnostic procedures and treatments that were …

A new quantum atomic clock may finally reveal the nature of dark matter

Tick Tock<p>Scientists at the University of Colorado Boulder’s JILA (formerly the Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics) have developed an …

Decapitated infant has head reattached in miracle surgery

Australian surgeon reattaches infant’s head after internal decapitation<p>Anything involving the word “decapitation” is unlikely to end well. Throw in …

5 Secret Hotel Rooms You Never Knew Existed

With secret off-menu items now a standard at most restaurants, it should come as no surprise that hotels are beginning to offer similar options. …

If you read one sci-fi series this year, it should be The Broken Earth

The haunting trilogy by N.K. Jemisin won Hugo Awards two years running and changed sci-fi.<p>Sometimes a book series is so important that you want …

Why it absolutely matters what Angela Ahrendts wore on stage during Apple's iPhone launch event

The coat — made by the company Ahrendts used to run, Burberry — caused an immediate reaction. W Magazine, Racked, and Glamour all covered the coat, and Twitter's reaction to it. I tracked down the coat in question and found out the price tag: $2,895.<p>And then, the hate-mail came.<p>"We are horrified …

‘It’ Star Bill Skarsgard Has Revealed That A ‘Really Disturbing’ Pennywise Flashback Scene Was Cut Out

It’s been far from a Midas Touch year for the domestic box office, but holy moly do we love us some clown trauma. Andy Muchietti’s adaptation of Stephen King’s <i>It</i> has racked up obscene amounts of money alongside positive reviews since debuting (you’ll gloat too, etc.), but the clown of the moment …

This dude hilariously captures his own wonderment during trip to Europe

One guy’s trip to Europe left him in awe. Well, left him in whoa, actually.<p>Nathan Nannenga traveled through Europe in late August. Rather than share …

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their lifetime, recommended by …

Why you should read J.R.R. Tolkien's The Silmarillion

In 1977, four years after author J.R.R. Tolkien’s death, his son Christopher completed and published his father’s most ambitious and sprawling book:</i> …

Literature

Impressively comprehensive theory maintains that The Lord Of The Rings is about a drug war

Recently, writer and podcaster Matt Wallace took to Twitter to share a pretty devastating theory that may prove all those dorm room posters were …

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

Add these to your reading list.<p>Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in …

Jared Leto Went So Method for ‘Blade Runner 2049’ That He Blinded Himself During Filming

At least he didn't send Ryan Gosling or Robin Wright used condoms and live rats.<p>Jared Leto, forever in pursuit of being the ultimate contemporary …