Cliff Pearson

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Resurrection Suddenly Remembers and Resolves Last Season's Cliffhanger

I don't know about anyone else, but I've been waiting for this show to resolve the question of Marty's relationship to the Thompsons pretty much all …

It's Looking More and More Likely That We Live in a Multiverse

Could our massive universe be just one of many, like a bubble in a frothy stream of cosmos-spawning stuff? It sounds like something out of a 1970s …

Comics Remove One Letter From Film Titles And Give Them Goofy New Plots

Here's a fun game: remove one letter from a movie's title and then reimagine the movie's plot based on the new title. Artist Austin Light takes the …

Fracking tracking breakthrough to hold frackers responsible for pollution

In work supported by the National Science Foundation, researchers have identified new tracers that can identify fracking fluids in the environment, …

In 310 Seconds, This Video Will Make It Punishingly Clear How the Union Won the Civil War

The Civil War was a crucial moment in American history, a bitter struggle for the nation’s future and, depending on how you look at it, it was basically over before it began.<p>Looking at a dynamic map of the war shows just how hard-pressed the Confederacy was from the start — and how the Union …

Scientists Finally Crack The Code Of The Ancient 'Phaistos Disk'

Scientists have been trying to decipher the mysterious "Phaistos Disk" ever since the 4,000-year-old clay disk was discovered in 1908 on the Greek island of Crete.<p>But no one seems to have been able to translate the mysterious language inscribed on the disk, which dates back to 1700 B.C. and the …