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‘Batman v Superman’ is a Better Movie Than You’ve Been Led to Believe

I’ve got something to admit: I really liked <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i>. I know that’s not exactly a popular opinion right now. The way people …

Ben Affleck

How the Internet is changing the English language

People from the midwestern United States say “pop,” while people from the coasts say “soda.” Southerners might say “y’all” instead of “you guys.” And …

NASA Just Released Even More Awesome Interplanetary Travel Posters

Here's the whole collection<p>Yesterday we posted about three awesome new posters commissioned by NASA. Well, it turns out the agency had more up its sleeves. The gallery above contains the whole collection, including a few exoplanet posters that were released last year.<p>The universe is full of …

I can't shake this totally believable theory about the new 'Star Wars' villain

<b>Warning: There are spoilers ahead if you haven't seen "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."</b><p>There's still a lot we don't know about after seeing the new "Star Wars" movie. One of the biggest mysteries surrounds the new villain, Supreme Leader Snoke.<p>Since the moment I saw the character on screen, I've only …

Star Wars

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When he isn't eating Chimichangas, chasing attractive super-heroines or piecing together his frequently dismantled body parts, Deadpool tends to be …

Comics

8 Sad-But-True Jokes About The Reality Of Being A Kid Today

Kids are more connected than ever, and comedians have taken note.<p>In today's technology-saturated era, kids are more connected than ever. And comedians have certainly taken note, incorporating discussions of children and screen time into their stand-up routines, talk show interviews and video …

Comedy

Microsoft Is About to Make PC Gamers' Dreams Come True

We’ve known for a while that Xbox One owners can stream games from their console to their PC once they upgrade to Windows 10. But could they ever …

Camp Regeneration 2015 | Recap

Pluto Is Turning Into The Planet Of Your Nightmares

"This is an epic day for fans of our betentacled overlord."<p>The New Horizons mission to Pluto has been a dream come true for scientists, who've waited years to get their first close-up glimpse of the distant dwarf planet. But some of the informal names they're giving its distinctive features are …

Solar System

New Horizons: Latest Pluto image offers glimpses of geology

At last! After spending 9.5 years traveling 3 billion miles to reach Pluto,<p>NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has snapped an image of the dwarf planet that bears tantalizing hints of geologic features that will become clearer in the coming days.<p>Until now, little has been known about what the …

Solar System

Medical breakthrough: Scientists hope to block ‘old-age protein’, reverse memory loss

Scientists are aiming to develop antibodies which could reverse the effects of an ‘aging’ protein which builds up in the blood and body. The findings …

‘Spectacular discovery’ of how memories are formed and learning takes place

Brain scientists in the UK and US have collaborated to make ‘a spectacular discovery’ – for the first time in human studies – of how memories are …

Scientists Discover a New Part of the Human Body

by Jordan Rosenfeld <br>mentalfloss<p>When you woke up this morning, you did so with an entirely new body part—at least in the eyes of science. You can’t …

Michael Douglas, Like Every Actor On Earth, Wants To Appear In An ‘Avengers’ Movie

With his turn as Hank Pym in <i>Ant-Man</i>, Hollywood legend Michael Douglas joins an already long and impressive list of movie stars who have played roles in the Marvel Universe. From Sir Anthony Hopkins in <i>Thor</i> to Robert Redford in <i>The Winter Soldier</i>, and Robert Downey, Jr. and Samuel L. Jackson lining …

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Atoms frozen to absolute zero using microwaves

Physicists at the University of Sussex have found a way of using everyday technology found in kitchen microwaves and mobile telephones to bring …

Paradoxical Crystal Baffles Physicists

At super-low temperatures, a crystal called samarium hexaboride behaves in an unexplained, imagination-stretching way.<p>In a deceptively drab black …