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Everything We Know So Far About What Happened To Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17

U.S. and Ukraine officials say the plane was likely shot down by pro-Russian separatists.<p>Flight MH17 took off on Thursday from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia Airlines lost contact with the plane while it was flying at around 33,000 feet above the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine. Donetsk has …

15 Times Batman Was 100% Done With The Justice League

Superheroes are assholes.

Germany Wins World Cup on Late Goal

Soccer

Whitey Bulger: An American crime drama

It is a story that has all the makings of an epic crime saga, so good it could be made into a movie. And it has been. And will be again. And so the story of Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger continues, with new chapters to be written even after the highly publicized capture, trial and …

Crime

A 'Cats' Movie Musical May Finally Bring 'Memory' to the Big Screen

More than 30 years after its Broadway debut, could "Cats" finally make its way to the big screen?<p>Yes, according to creator Andrew Lloyd Webber, who revealed in a recent interview that a planned revival of the stage musical had led to renewed interest in a film adaptation of the classic show. …

Soundtracks of my tears: how movie music can set a mood and sum up an era

Whether it's Chuck Berry in Pulp Fiction or Coldplay in Linklater's Boyhood, film soundtracks have the power to live long in the memory. So which movie mix does it for you?<p>I blame Nick Hornby. In High Fidelity, a tale of mix-tapes and tangled relationships, the soundtrack as semiotic signifier …

Get Your First Full Look at Yondu in 2 New Guardians of the Galaxy Images

Michael Rooker's feeling blue in two new shots from the upcoming film, in theaters August 1!<p>Michael Rooker will breathe life into the blue-skinned …

Spotify is inviting patiently waiting Canadians to test their streams

While the Spotify app is now available in the iOS and Android stores we have not officially launched in Canada. Right now users can download the app …

The End Is Nigh For the Guinea Worm

Eradicating this this nasty parasite would be great for humanity, but should we consider the ecological impacts?<p>The guinea worm is one seriously disturbing parasite. When someone ingests its larvae by drinking unfiltered water, the worm reproduces and incubates for months in the person's abdomen, …

Astronomers Set Up Global System for Naming Alien Planets

The International Astronomical Union has unveiled a contest called NameExoWorlds that gives the public and astronomy groups a role in naming planets and stars beyond the solar system.<p>It's the latest chapter in a years-long controversy over how celestial objects are classified and named.<p><b>Sign up for</b> …

Astronomy

Lifehacks: How To Make The Most Of Comic-Con

We’re only about two weeks away from the 45th Annual Comic-Con in San Diego (it opens on July 24 with a preview the night before), when the cast and crew of a hundred or so TV shows and movies, about 5 of which actually involve comics, will sit down at panels for promotion and to interact with …

Beautiful and Striking Landscape Images Reveal Nature's Wonders

Photographer Marc Adamus is noted for his landscape images that are vivid and full of drama and artistry thanks to a lifelong passion for nature. …