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The Legacy of Star Wars' Journal of the Whills

<b>Double Take</b> is our new original video series debuting every Monday afternoon on the <b>Den of Geek</b> Facebook page. Each week, we uncover the hidden …

Star Wars

10 more handy iPhone tips that I use on a regular basis [Video]

A few weeks ago I posted about 10 handy iPhone tips that I use on a regular basis. To follow up, I’d like to share 10 additional iOS tips that I often use. Like I said before, chances are that hardcore iOS users will know most of these, but there’s usually at least one or two tips that catch users …

Astronomers have filmed 4 planets orbiting an alien solar system

Located about 129 light years from Earth in the direction of the Pegasus constellation is the relatively young star system of HR 8799.<p>Beginning in 2008, four orbiting exoplanets were discovered in this system which — alongside the exoplanet Formalhaut b— were the very first to be confirmed using …

Why 'You Suck at Cooking' is one of the best channels on YouTube

One of the biggest breakout hit channels on YouTube -- and one of my favorites -- is all about food.<p>Episodes from "You Suck at Cooking" regularly get over a million views and for good reason: It isn't your garden variety cooking channel. Instead, along with directions for making various dishes, you …

Eggs

It's Official: NASA's Peer-Reviewed EM Drive Paper Has Finally Been Published

It works.<p>After months of speculation and leaked documents, NASA's long-awaited EM Drive paper has <i>finally</i> been peer-reviewed and published. And it …

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Beach Boy Member Suggests Doris Day Saved Son From Charles Manson Murder

Talk about creepy.<p>The Beach Boys are known for bubbly surf-and-sun tunes ― making their connection to Charles Manson even more baffling.<p>Band member Mike Love opens up about the group’s link to the infamous criminal in his new memoir, <i>Good Vibrations</i>. In an excerpt shared with People magazine, Love …

The Latest ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2’ Concept Art Features A Giant Space Kraken

When he’s not busy watching <i>Bachelor in Paradise</i> like a mad man, <i>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2</i> director James Gunn spends his time littering the internet with teases from his next Marvel film. He offered fans a first look at the new team with a bit of concept art from the <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> …

President Obama Is Not the 'Founder of ISIS.' Here’s Who Really Started It

Donald Trump accused President Obama of being the “founder of ISIS” Wednesday, the latest incendiary comment from a candidate in the middle of a …

National Security

One Overlooked Detail May Prove Another Big Jon Snow Theory

The evidence that was promised ...<p>After six seasons (and even more time for book readers), winter finally came and “Game of Thrones” confirmed its most popular fan theory:<p>R + L = J<p>At this point, even casual fans probably knew that the reveal of Jon Snow’s parents was coming, but if you thought it …

Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Recipe

"The best sun-dried tomato pesto."<p>Ingredients<p>4 ounces sun-dried tomatoes<p>2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil<p>2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley<p>1 …

If you’re wondering why your iPhone needs your passcode more often, this is why

Something that has been bugging me for some time is that my iPhone, normally unlocked with Touch ID, asks for my passcode way more often than it ought to. That mystery has now been solved by a bullet-point that Apple added to its iOS Security Guide earlier this month – though the behavior has been …

The top apps Apple thinks everyone should have on their iPhone

But Apple wants to help. The company recently released a list of the 10 apps, besides its own, that you should have on any new iPhone.<p>These are the essentials, and they range from powerful photo apps to ones designed to keep your accounts safe.<p>Here are Apple's 10 apps everyone should have:

The 28 original Netflix shows and movies we know will be released in 2016

The company has said that it plans to roughly double its output of original shows to 31 in 2016. Netflix also has the following in the pipeline: 10 feature films, 30 kids shows, 12 documentaries, and 10 stand-up comedy specials.<p>Netflix has repeatedly said that original content is its future, and …

Entertainment

NASA Mars Mission Receives $55 Million To Build Deep Space Habitat

NASA has been given the all clear to power ahead with further preparation for deep space exploration.<p>In other words, our mission to Mars has become a …

Space Exploration

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