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We’re getting a live-action ‘Gundam’ movie

We have four magic words for you: Live-action Gundam movie.<p>Gundam is an icon of the mecha anime genre, kicking off with the <i>Mobile Suit Gundam</i> TV …

Anime

In lost interview, Stanley Kubrick explains the ending of 2001: A Space Odyssey

Fifty years since it was first screened, <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i> continues to cause confusion and debate. Stanley Kubrick’s epic film reimagined what …

Stanley Kubrick

The 55 Essential Movies Kids Must Experience (Before They Turn 13)

'The Muppet Movie' (1979), G, 95 mins., directed by James Frawley, starring the Muppets, Charles Durning

Movies

John Cazale’s Unparalleled Cinematic Legacy

The character actor only appeared in 5 movies before his death at age 42, but every single one was nominated for an Academy Award for Best …

5 Tips for Directors from Sidney Lumet

The great New York filmmaker was also a great teacher of his craft.Who comes to mind when you try to think of the best New York-bred filmmaker? …

Mystery of Easter Island finally solved? - CNN iReport

The key to the riddle of Easter Island was hidden in plain sight, but was not seen for long time. While we were all fixing our attention on giant statues – Moai -we forgot to pay enough attention to stone platforms they were standing on. And those platforms were the key to the riddle.<p>Polynesian …

Archaeology

Jason Bateman Apologizes for Arrested Development Interview: “There’s Never Any Excuse for Abuse”

During a roundtable interview, male cast members appeared to dismiss Jeffrey Tambor’s treatment of Jessica Walter: “In like almost 60 years of working, I’ve never had anybody yell at me like that on a set,” the actress said.<p>On Wednesday, the <i>Arrested Development</i> cast sat with <i>The New York Times</i> for a …

Comedy

Check Out This Exhaustively Detailed Manual for the A-10 Warthog

Haynes has expanded their popular line of technical manuals to include military favorites.<p>Haynes Publishing, known for its exhaustive line of automotive repair guides, has expanded into the world of military hardware.<p>The company has partnered with technically minded military historians, veterans, …

Margot Robbie shines, even in bizarreness of sci-fi noir 'Terminal'

Margot Robbie, still just 27, is on pace to have an all-time great movie career — which means that decades from now, when cinephiles work their way through her complete filmography, they'll have to reckon with writer-director Vaughn Stein's bizarro science-fiction noir "Terminal."<p>Robbie's latest …

Underrated Current Sci-Fi TV Shows And Films You Need To Be Watching

Sci-fi is scorching hot at the moment. While the rest of the world awaits the release of Marvel’s <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, <i>Terminator</i> director and <b>sci-fi</b> …

First Look: Check out the latest Aliens comic, Dust to Dust

We are just two days away from the third annual <i>Alien Day</i> celebration on April 26, a holiday conjured up as reference to planet LV-426, and Dark Horse …

How AMC Ruined ‘The Walking Dead’ (In 5 Simple Steps)

I used to go hard for TheWalking Dead. I joined the party in early Season 2 after binge watching all of Season 1 on a rainy weekend. I was obsessed. …

Viral Video Shows a Pregnant Woman Deliberately Tripping a 4-Year-Old in a Restaurant. The Owner's Reaction Was Astonishing

More than 70 million people have watched the video. Yet it's the restaurant owner who offered a brilliant lesson in how to react.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>I bet you watch this video at least twice.<p>It's one of those where …

United Airlines

Watch how quickly humans are changing the planet in these animations of NASA satellite images

From rising sea levels to an increase in wildfires.<p>A new website, EarthTime, aims to shows how humans have dramatically changed the planet — such as how glaciers are melting and where refugees are migrating — through time-lapse satellite photos.<p>The site’s interactive maps use images taken by NASA …

The 7 defining moments in Marvel movie history

<b>The Marvel Cinematic Universe has thus far spawned an impressive 18 movies in a little over ten years.</b><p>In that time we’ve seen heroes rise, galaxies …

Martin Freeman "liked the weirdness" of zombie fatherhood film Cargo

The Australian zombie movie <i>Cargo</i> isn’t just the first foray into the realm of Netflix original fare for the country, it’s also an exciting spin on …

Fate of the Furious Director to Helm MASK for Paramount and Hasbro

The Fate of the Furious director F. Gary Gray will helm a M.A.S.K. film adaptation, based on the 1980s Kenner action figures.<p>Deadline reports Gray …

The 18 Best Sci-Fi TV Shows Set In Space, Ranked

From "Firefly" to "Doctor Who," these are the voyages of television's top spaceships.<p>Space is a scary place, as we’ve seen in countless movies and TV …

Science Fiction

Full Circle: Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead Cement Their Indie Horror Mastery With UFO Cult Chiller The Endless

Ever relive a moment over and over again until you realize you’re in a UFO-obsessed death cult?I’ve been asking around at parties, and it seems like …

New Graphene Discovery Could Finally Punch the Gas Pedal, Drive Faster CPUs - ExtremeTech

By on April 17, 2018 at 2:30 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Few substances have excited the …

“2001: A Space Odyssey”: What It Means, and How It Was Made

Fifty years ago, Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke set out to make a new kind of sci-fi. How does their future look now that it’s the past?<p><b>Audio:</b> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>Fifty years ago this spring, Stanley Kubrick’s confounding …

Stanley Kubrick

7 things I do outside work that double my productivity

So you’ve put aside 60 minutes to do something meaningful. Now the next question is: What are you going to do?<p>4. Pick a hobby<p>Having a passion is …

Success

The Netflix/Cannes Feud Has Escalated Weirdly

Last month, the Cannes Film Festival announced that Netflix and other streaming platforms would not be able to compete in the festival unless they …

These amazing images from the bottom of the sea reveal a mysterious world scientists are just starting to explore

Before the ocean observatory was built, scientists could only study the seafloor using robotic vehicles like this one. But these expeditions were …

What's in a name? For Plutonian moon, explorers, scientists and fictional characters

One of the things about exploration is that when you discover things, sooner or later have to get around to naming them. Almost three years after …

NEXT-C electric propulsion engine poised for production

Photo Credit: NASA<p>The NEXT-C ion propulsion engine has successfully completed a Critical Design Review conducted by NASA and is planned for use on …

How this optical illusion made me question my reality

Are these colors even real?<p>The latest visual illusion to make me question my reality is a blurry swirl of colors that disappear if I stare at them for long enough.<p>The illusion popped up on the r/woahdude Reddit today, but versions of it have existed since at least 1804 when a philosopher named …

NASA’s US$1 Billion Spacecraft Snaps Striking Free-To-Download Photographs

Image via NASA / Rafael Ruiz (public domain)<br>Having recently completed its 11th high-speed expedition to Jupiter, NASA’s ‘Juno’ shuttle sent back …

Humanity could find alien life on Mars within two weeks if ESA ExoMars mission goes to plan

The biggest question in the universe could be answered within a fortnight as the European Space Agency begins a pioneering search for …

European Space Agency

NASA’s virtual tour of the moon in 4K will blow your mind

The moon can look spectacular enough from here on Earth, but a just-posted NASA video showing the lunar surface in amazing close-up detail is also …

Grand Canyon