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Star Wars: Luke's Three Lessons in 'The Last Jedi' Explained

<i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> echoes the narrative of <i>The Empire Strikes</i> <i>Back</i> by having its young and newly-empowered Jedi warrior seek training from a …

U.S. Airlines Left The 747 Behind in 2017; What They Replace It With Matters

United bid farewell to one its its staple aircraft, the Boeing 747, in 2017. <i>Photo by John Harper</i>There’s been a lot written in 2017 on the maligned …

This launcher will delight Android fans who favor function over form

As a longtime Android user, I’m partial to Nova Launcher for its flexibility, allowing me to customize my home screen and app drawer just the way I like – minimal and clutter-free (see below).<p>If that looks like a nightmare to you, you might want to check out AIO Launcher, an interesting new …

Apps

JJ Abrams' New Superhero Movie Trailer Was Written By 10-Year-Old Jimmy Kimmel

A trailer for a new epic superhero movie has been released, and it's a weird one. To celebrate Jimmy Kimmel's birthday, <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> director JJ Abrams gathered a bunch of celebrities together to film a trailer based on a comic book the <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i> host wrote when he was 10 …

J.J. Abrams Adapts Jimmy Kimmel's Childhood Comic THE TERRIFIC TEN into a Hilarious Short Film

15 Sci-Fi TV Shows You Need To Put On Your Watch List Because They’re Totally Out Of This World

The 80s might hold the title for the best decade in terms of science fiction on the telly, but these days, we're not far behind. Interstellar space …

A Tenacious D Side Project Pays Tribute To ‘Game Of Thrones’ With ‘Ode To Jon Snow’

In terms of fake political campaigns based off of even more fictitious characters from a fantasy television series, you couldn’t really do any better than the “GOT Party.” Coinciding with the release of <i>Game of</i> <i>Thrones‘</i> sixth season on digital platforms, the recent mock election pitted the show’s …

50 forgotten sci-fi films from the 1990s

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'Star Wars' fans just got floored with a colossal surprise video

And it didn't disappoint.<p>"The Force Awakens" director J.J. Abrams came with a lot of surprises up his sleeve. From bringing out cast members ranging from the new breed like John Boyega, Adam Drive, Oscar Isaac, Gwendoline Christie, and Daisy Ridley to the legends from the original trilogy returning …

The 50 best burger joints in America, ranked

Our friends at Foursquare dug through their troves of user data to compile the list. Because the site now allows users to save and favorite venues they love, Foursquare was able to track down which burgers diners are raving about most across America.<p>To create this list, Foursquare included the …

Yelp

Comics, Everybody: The History of The Vision Explained!

Thanks to <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i>, the movie-going world has now been introduced to one of the stranger Marvel heroes, the synthetic android Vision, …

Comics

Video lays out comic book connections and Easter Eggs in Avengers: Age Of Ultron

The world has already moved on to <i>Captain America: Civil War</i> casting news, but <i>Avengers: Age Of Ultron</i>is still theoretically the big Marvel property in …

Mysterious Plumes on Mars Have Scientists Stumped

A mystery is brewing on Mars: Amateur astronomers spotted enormous plumes erupting off the Red Planet's surface, leaving scientists puzzled.<p>More than …

Astronomy

6 Bloodborne invasion videos that show the cleverness of its players

Bloodborne is a difficult game filled with werewolves, eldritch horrors, and gigantic beasts out for your blood. But, for some, the true challenge lies in stalking their fellow hunters in the game’s player vs. player mode.<p>Invading the world of another hunter is fairly straightforward, if esoteric. …

'Spooky' experiment proves quantum entanglement is real

Einstein was wrong -- about the quantum mechanical phenomena known as superpositioning and wave form collapse, at least. A team from Australia's Griffith University and Japan's University of Tokyo, have proven that both are tangible phenomena, not simply mathematical paradoxes. See, back when he …

Quantum Physics

Strange lights on dwarf planet Ceres have scientists perplexed

A dwarf planet is shining two bright lights at a NASA spacecraft right now, and our smartest scientists are unsure what they are.<p>As bizarre as that …

The Paradoxes That Threaten To Tear Modern Cosmology Apart

Posted on <b>01/20/2015 4:43:30 PM PST</b> by <b>LibWhacker</b><p>Some simple observations about the universe seem to contradict basic physics. Solving these paradoxes …

"Was Time Faster in the Past?" --A Provocative New Theory of Dark Energy

As the universe gets larger, cosmological objects, such as galaxies, move more rapidly away from each other in a process known as Hubble expansion. …

Can science prove the existence of God?

What it means if there’s no life anywhere else in the Universe, and what we know so far.<p><i>“Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them</i> …

Mysterious moons and alien life: the 42 best space movies ever made

Mathematician Suggests New Way Get To Mars On A Budget

Sometimes the cheapest distance between two points is not a straight line<p>In 1991, Japan's budding space agency sent its first spacecraft to the moon: Hiten, alongside a smaller orbiter named Hagamoro. Hagamoro was supposed to orbit the moon, but mission control lost contact with it after it …

Space Exploration

Quantum physics theory is easier to understand than you think

Wrapping your head around quantum physics is tricky, no matter how well-educated you are -- if it were easy, there wouldn't be problems making quantum computers. However, researchers at the National University of Singapore believe they've found a way to make things simpler. They've determined that …

Top 10 Coolest Marvel Things of 2014

From comics, video games, movies, and TV.<p>If you're a Marvel fan -- or were a person who was alive in 2014 -- then you know that it's been a crazy …

Have scientists found first sign of Dark Matter?

A signal picked up by Dutch and Swiss scientists is thought to be the first phsical evidence of Dark Matter<p>It was first theorised more than 70 years ago, but after decades of searching, scientists believe they have seen the first sign of elusive Dark Matter.<p>Researchers have picked up unexpected …

Did the Big Bang create a parallel universe where time goes backwards?

Radical new research suggests that at the same time the Big Bang created our universe, another where time goes in the opposite direction was also born<p>A scientific breakthrough could redefine how the universe is understood.<p>Radical new research led by a British scientist has suggested that there may …

You Can Help Physicists Make the Next Higgs Boson Discovery

More than two years after physicists discovered the Higgs boson, there’s still a lot they don’t know about the elusive particle. Now, they want your …

GMS: Merging Black Holes

Merging Black Holes<p>A closer look at the center of a spiral galaxy reveals a pair of black holes locked in a death spiral. When they merge, a massive …