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Fox Shareholders Have Agreed to the Disney Deal, and the X-Men Are Coming Back to Marvel

Much like any major comic book crossover event, the Disney/Fox merger saga has been exhaustingly drawn out, narratively dubious and marked by a …

Comic Books

Finally, a Problem Only Quantum Computers Will Ever Be Able to Solve

Early on in the study of quantum computers, computer scientists posed a question whose answer, they knew, would reveal something deep about the power …

Quantum Computing

Ant-Man and the Wasp almost had an amazing Captain America cameo

Chris Evans' Captain America has made something of a habit of making humorous cameos in Marvel Studios films, from Loki's brief impersonation of him …

Marvel Universe

Jodie Whittaker Is Living Her Best, Most Extremely Fashionable Life at Comic-Con

The Doctor herself is attending the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con, and she’s doing so much more than just giving us a spectacular first look at the next …

Comics

SDCC Unveils New Spider-Man Trailers and a Limited Edition PS4 Pro Bundle

Spider-Man is web-swinging to PS4 on September 7. That means there’s still time to get folks hyped for the upcoming PlayStation exclusive. During …

PS4 Pro

You’ll Want to Hang This High-Res Image of Saturn’s Moon on Your Wall

Mosaics of Saturn's moon Titan using 13 years of data gathered by the Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer instrument aboard NASA's Cassini …

Astronomy

Umbrella Academy’s First-Look Has Us Wanting More

The announcement that a particular dysfunctional superhero family was coming to Netflix had everyone in absolute excitement. We’ve seen the …

Comics

The Wild and the Wonderful at Comic-Con: Pictures

San Diego

NASA’s new administrator says he’s talking to companies about taking over operations of the International Space Station

NASA is talking to several international companies about forming a consortium that would take over operation of the International Space Station and run it as a commercial space lab, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said in an interview.<p>“We’re in a position now where there are people out there …

Space Exploration

SpaceX is flying an artificially intelligent robot named CIMON to the International Space Station

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — Unlike HAL, it won’t be able to open the pod bay doors.<p>Its programming is limited, capable of conversation and technical support but not much else, at least for now. And instead of the searing red eye of the super computer gone rogue in Stanley Kubrick’s sci-fi film, …

Space Exploration

Game Of Thrones: The Complete First Season

Rewatching Game of Thrones, this time on Ultra HD Blu-ray, so many years after first entering Westeros, that fictional realm conjured up by fantasy …

Game of Thrones

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Press Image Leaked

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was seen in some live photos recently and now a leaked press image for the handset has appeared online.<p>The picture of the …

Galaxy Note

Holy Crap, Iron Fist Season Two Actually Looks Really Good

Danny Rand might have shown up to help his pal in <i>Luke Cage</i> season two, but he has a lot more work to do on his own. We got our first look at the …

Comics

George RR Martin’s new TV show Nightflyers gets freaky trailer debut at Comic-Con

Game of Thrones might be coming to an end – but George R.R. Martin’s reign on telly isn’t going to be stopping anytime soon.<p>Fans of the writer have …

George R.R. Martin

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe update adds Link from Breath of the Wild

Nintendo adds new Legend of Zelda content for free<p>Nintendo released an update for <i>Mario Kart 8 Deluxe</i> for Nintendo Switch today that adds a new playable character: Link, wearing the Champion’s Tunic, from <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>.<p>In addition to Link, the version 1.6.0 patch for <i>Mario</i> …

Breath of the Wild

DNA Braids Are The Latest Instagram Hair Trend Reinventing The Term 'Geek Chic'

Rainbow. Holographic. Rose Gold. When it comes to hairstyles and colour, 2018 is undoubtedly a year in which <i>anything</i> goes (check out Sienna Miller and Paris Jackson for #inspo).<p>However, if you're already giving a big ol' eye roll at the thought of glitter partings and fishtail plaits this festival …

Hairstyling

In the First Trailer for Star Trek: Discovery Season 2, the U.S.S. Enterprise Boldly Arrives

<i>Star Trek: Discovery</i>’s debut season concluded with a shocking blast from the franchise’s past: the original series’ <i>Enterprise</i>, face-to-face with …

Science Fiction

Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger Is Coming Back for a Second Season

During Freeform’s <i>Cloak & Dagger</i> panel at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel’s Jeph Loeb took to the stage with some news that delighted the …

Comics

This DuckTales Preview Is Just a Duck-Blur of Goodness

A thing I have said at least three times today to the io9 staff, apropos of nothing: The new <i>DuckTales</i> cartoon is really, really good. Now I have …

Comics

Steven Universe: The Movie Is Coming and So Is White Diamond

<i>Steven Universe</i> creator Rebecca Sugar and the rest of the Crystal Gems came to this year’s San Diego Comic Con with an all new episode of Steven …

Comics

Netflix's The Dragon Prince Gets a First Teaser in Which 2 Princes Are United By War

The moment we heard that <i>Avatar: The Last Airbender</i> head writer Aaron Ehasz was working with Netflix on a new fantasy animated series, we were …

Anime

Heaven and Hell Collide in Our First Behind-the-Scenes Look at Good Omens

We’ve seen little bits here and there of Amazon and the BBC’s adaptation of the beloved <i>Good Omens</i>, by Neil Gaiman and the dearly missed Terry …

Comic-Con

The Gifted Season 2 Trailer Heralds the Dawn of the Mutant Age

We knew Fox’s excellent X-Men series <i>The Gifted</i> was set to return for a second season. Now we have our first look thanks to San Diego Comic-Con.<p>Here’s …

Comics

These New Star Wars and Black Panther Action Figures Are Seriously Amazing

Hasbro took to Comic-Con this week to lift the lead on some of its latest toys from both the world of Marvel and a galaxy far, far away—and if you …

Black Panther

Steven Universe's Garnet, Teen Titans' Raven, and More Join Forces for an Epic OK K.O. Crossover Special

<i>OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes</i>is about to get even more, uh, heroic, because some of Cartoon Network’s best and brightest are going to be joining the …

TV shows

The Stephen King-Inspired Castle Rock Will Be Your Spooky New Streaming Addiction

So far, the marketing for <i>Castle Rock</i>—the J.J. Abrams-produced Hulu show that’s set in Stephen King’s sinister vision of small-town Maine—has been …

Horror

Venom Came to Comic-Con and Revealed Its Symbiotic Villain

The first trailer for <i>Venom</i> gave us, well, very little actual Venom. The second had a much better look at Sony’s take on the creepy Marvel anti-hero. …

Comics

The Crimes of Grindelwald Come to Light in a New Fantastic Beasts 2 Trailer

As popular as the <i>Harry Potter</i> films are, they oddly were never much of a mainstay at Comic-Con. That’s changed with the new <i>Fantastic Beasts</i> …

Fantastic Beasts

Geek Links: Learn Morse Code With Google Typing Trainer

Reading Time: 1 minute<p>Geek Links are cool stories that we’ve found elsewhere on the internet that we think our readers will love too. Click through …

Typing

SDCC ’18: For the Last Time, There’s No Such Thing as a Fake Geek Girl

“You don’t own anybody an explanation.” — Preeti Chhibber<p>To put an end to the tired debate about who gets to be a fan and who doesn’t, C.B. Lee (<i>Not</i> …

Feminism