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Here's How Almost Every Adam Sandler Movie Is Connected

If you’ve ever been an Adam Sandler fan — and let’s be real, who hasn’t enjoyed comedy classics like <i>Billy Madison</i> and <i>Happy Gilmore?</i> — you’ve probably …

2K Mac/PC game sale up to 85% off from $7 or less: Borderlands Pre-Sequel, Beyond Earth, XCOM, more

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>It is 2K Weekend over at Steam with up to <b>85%</b> <b>off</b> Mac/PC titles from the popular developer. We are getting a number of nice price …

Borderlands

Hardcore Physicist Risks Life To Prove Laws Of Physics

These are several videos starring physicist Andreas Wahl proving various scientific laws by falling 40 feet attached via rope to a kettle bell, …

Physics

President Obama Wants $4 Billion to Bring Computer Science to All Schools

But the administration needs congressional approval for most of those billions.<p>In his weekly radio address, President Obama is calling for more than $4 billion in spending to help bring computer science into the curriculum of all elementary, middle and high schools.<p>“Today’s auto mechanics aren’t …

Computer Science

Getting Science Right In Film: It's Not The Facts, Folks

How much does it matter that filmmakers accurately portray the scientific details — of cosmology or physics for instance, or evolutionary theory or genomics — on the big screen?<p>My initial response — "It matters a lot, of course!" — has changed after attending a Sundance panel presentation called …

Women in Science

Canceled Saints Row: Undercover now available as free download

PSP game has been uncovered<p>Volition Software has now made its previously canceled PSP game <i>Saints Row: Undercover</i> available to download for free.<p>The developer showed off the title on a livestream yesterday, during which it dropped a link to download the prototype. The ISO file is hosted by gaming …

Scientists Say They've Figured Out Why Exercise on Its Own Won't Make You Lose Weight

This is why diet is so important.<p>Anyone who's spent hours slaving away on the treadmill will know that more exercise doesn't always equal more weight …

Beatles' Famous Rooftop Concert: 15 Things You Didn't Know

The Beatles' rooftop concert was the climax of a project originally titled <i>Get Back</i>. It was conceived as exactly that, a return to their rock roots in …

Soul Music

The director of ESPN's explosive new O.J. Simpson documentary reveals how he got his hands on never-before-seen evidence and the most surprising things he uncovered

It was two years ago when filmmaker Ezra Edelman got the offer from ESPN Films' senior vice president and executive producer Connor Schell:<p>"I want you to do a five-part movie on O.J. Simpson," he was told.<p>The network has found success with its the award-winning "30 for 30" documentary series, which …

NASA's Curiosity rover beams home a selfie from a Martian sand dune

NASA's Curiosity rover is checking out some sand dunes on Mars, and like any good traveler in an exotic locale, it has a selfie to prove it.<p>The …

10 Things That Still Annoy Us About Xbox One

When Xbox One launched in 2013, the operating system was a bit of a mess. Technical issues and user interface problems pervaded the system, and the …

CNN GOP Debate Recap: No Show Trump ‘Winner’ of the Night

The Republican presidential candidates, minus front runner Donald Trump, met on stage Thursday night for the final debate before 2016 voting begins in Iowa Monday.<p>Trump opted to host his own Iowa event instead of attend the Fox News-hosted debate, a move that altered the dynamics on the main debate …

Government

Where to Backpack in 2016

Our editors have scoured the globe to bring you the top destinations to visit with a backpack in tow. Whether you're hoping to get the biggest bang for your travel buck or just looking for an epic adventure, we've got you covered.<p>writer

National Parks