Gabriel Tovar

155 Flips | 2 Magazines | 6 Likes | 387 Followers | @GabrielTovar | Keep up with Gabriel Tovar on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Gabriel Tovar”

5-Year-Old Hawkeye Became The Youngest National Geographic Photographer And Now He’s Making A Book

In April of 2014, when Hawkeye Huey was 4-years-old, his father (National Geographic photographer Aaron Huey) bought him his first camera. Over the …

'Fallout' Had Gay Marriage Back In 1998

There was a time when you had to go to the post-apocalyptic wasteland to get married to someone of the same sex. On Friday, the Supreme Court delivered a landmark decision making gay marriage legal in all fifty states, scoring an important victory for the 1st amendment, the 14th amendment, and …

LGBTQI

Red Bullshit: How 'Destiny' lost support of its biggest fans

Last week, <i>Destiny</i> developer Bungie was riding high following the reveal of the game's biggest expansion to date, <i>The Taken King.</i> Gamers were excited to learn about the new subclasses, missions, weapons, armor and, most importantly, a new raid focused on Crota's vengeful dad, Oryx. But as E3 2015 …

Did Red Bull Just Confirm Destiny's 'The Taken King' Expansion?

There’s a new leak about Destiny’s next expansion, and it comes from an unusual source: what appears to be a marketing partnership with energy drink company Red Bull, spotted by Twitter user Agrios Endendros. The boxes are clearly labelled with “Destiny” and “The Taken King,” lending more credence …

Activision Blizzard

Want to love Adam Sandler again? Watch his musical tribute to Letterman

Last night on <i>The Late Show with David Letterman</i>, Adam Sandler returned to his musical comedy roots to bid farewell to the soon-to-be retired late night host. The song he wrote is touching, a little lewd in the cutest ways and genuinely funny.<p>Press play above to see a nervous, emotional Sandler sing …

Walking Dead Season 3 Won't Arrive in 2015

The third season of TellTale's The Walking Dead episodic game series will not be released in 2015, its developer has confirmed.<p>TellTale's director of PR, Job Stauffer, confirmed the news, but added that "what [he is] seeing this week will be, and it is insanely cool."<p>TellTale previously said that …

The Walking Dead

GTA V mods for the PC let you flood Los Santos and swim with a whale

Mods on mods on mods<p>Being able to jam together different <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> mods is the only reason we wanted the game on the PC in the first place. Not only can you now destroy the city of Los Santos with disaster flick-sized tsunami, but you can also spawn a bunch of sea creatures afterwards and …

A Second Major Quake Strikes Nepal

Scenes from a fresh round of terror, as a 7.3-magnitude temblor hits the Himalayan nation and rattles structures as far away as India and …

North Korean leader ordered aunt to be poisoned, defector says

<b>Seoul, South Korea (CNN) —</b> Mr. Park shifts uncomfortably in his seat. As one of the most senior North Korean officials to ever defect, he was preparing to tell the ugly truth about the regime he served faithfully for decades.<p>This is not his real name; he wants his identity hidden for fear of …

North Korea

How Playing The Vision In ‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’ Changed Paul Bettany’s Life

Sometimes in Hollywood, timing is everything. Paul Bettany was at an apparent low point in his acting career when the opportunity to play The Vision in <i>Avengers: Age Of Ultron</i> came his way. The actor told Business Insider that he landed the gig just minutes after being told that he would never work …

Free Comic Book Day is here: Your best excuse to start reading comics | Polygon

It's almost Free Comic Book Day, and you know what that means.<p>Or maybe you don't! Maybe you're not that into comics, but you'd like to be. Maybe you're not that <i>sure</i> how to get into comics, what to read, how to buy them. Take it from this long-time comics reader: that's perfectly understandable. …

When worlds collide: Comic book crossovers, movies and you

With the DC comics universe in a state of perpetual crisis and Marvel preparing for wars both Secret and Civil, we offer an introduction to comics crossover events for the uninitiated.<p>Superheroes are hot properties now, on the big and small screen, and it's a great time to be alive if you've grown …

Comics

About time: President Obama thanks Japan for manga, anime, emojis

At a formal half-hour long ambassadorial ceremony yesterday, President Obama thanked the country of Japan for manga, anime, karaoke and emojis.<p>To be fair, there may have been a bit more context than that.<p>Over the course of the full ceremony (which you can watch here), the President mentioned the …

NASA accidently discovers faster-than-light travel

<b>SYSTEMS:</b> Forget the apparent innovation in “space travel” being pushed by the likes of Virgin Galactic and SpaceX, most of the real science in the …

Watch Retro Game Master delight in Shigeru Miyamoto's many deaths

The delightful Shinya Arino, star of <i>Retro Game Master</i> (<i>GameCenter CX</i> in Japan) and master at persistence and failure in hard video games, had a chance to turn the tables on Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto over the weekend.<p>Miyamoto appeared during a live show of Retro Game Master to try and beat one of …

Angelina Jolie criticizes UN security council for paralysis over Syria

Actor Angelina Jolie pleaded with world powers Friday to help the millions of Syrian refugees, sharply criticizing the UN security council for being paralyzed by its division over Syria’s four-year conflict.<p>Jolie briefed the council as special envoy for the UN on refugee issues. Syria’s ambassador …

Middle East

DEADPOOL Set Photos and Videos - Deadpool Takes on Colossus

Avengers' Mark Ruffalo tackles sexist questions often posed to Scarlett Johansson

Black Widow actress Scarlett Johansson has endured more than her fair share of ridiculous questions while on press tours for the Avengers films — from interviewers asking about whether or not she wears underwear under her costume and her diet, to the importance of her character being "smart as well …

DC Comics announces The Dark Knight 3: The Master Race graphic novel from Frank Miller

Fourteen years after its first sequel, pivotal graphic novel <i>The Dark Knight Returns</i> is getting another: <i>The Dark Knight 3: The Master Race</i>, from comics writer Brian Azzarello and Dark Knight creator Frank Miller himself.<p>For the occasion, Miller tweeted for the first time in nearly four years:<p>From …

Graphic Novels

Furious 7 Just Grossed A Billion Dollars Faster Than Any Movie Ever

So fast, so furious, so much money.<p>Despite being in American theaters for less than a month, <i>Furious 7</i> just grossed a billion dollars at the box office. For those keeping track at home, that is faster than any movie has ever hit the billion-dollar mark, according to <i>Variety</i>. It’s an impressive feat, …

Movies

Sour Apple: Los Angeles Schools Want Refund For Failed iPad Program

The Los Angeles Unified School District wants Apple to refund millions of dollars spent on an iPad-curriculum project that has been plagued with major problems from the start.<p>The district’s Board of Education is “explor[ing] possible litigation against Apple and Pearson, the company that developed …

Los Angeles

Man Battles His Own Shadow in Projection-Mapped Fight Choreography

North Korea warns it will take 'necessary measures' to get ship back from Mexico

UN sanctions monitor says freighter Mu Du Bong, which ran aground in July on a reef off the coast of Mexico, belongs to a blacklisted shipping firm<p>North Korea accused Mexico on Wednesday of illegally detaining one of its ships with some 50 crew and warned it would take “necessary measures” to …

North Korea

The Interview sent into North Korea by balloon

Hollywood comedy that pokes fun at Kim Jong-un sent over the border at night attached to helium balloons in effort to damage regime's credibility<p>A North Korean defector has sent <b>thousands of copies of The Interview into his homeland by balloon</b>, risking the wrath of Kim Jong-un's regime.<p>Lee Min-bok …

North Korea

Infographic Breaks Down Dom Toretto's FAST & FURIOUS Dodge Charger

The father of all humans lived 239,000 years ago

Huge Icelandic study provides insight into the genome of a nation<p>By sequencing the genomes of 2,636 Icelanders — the largest set ever obtained from a single population — researchers were able to identify that genetic mutations play a role in everything from Alzheimer’s disease to liver disease. The …

Newly Found ‘Lost City’ Protected by Honduran President

Archaeological site to be safeguarded against looting and deforestation.<p>The president of Honduras, Juan Orlando Hernández, took steps this week to secure and protect the newly found archaeological site of a “lost city” in the eastern part of his country, after concerns were raised in an exclusive …

Scientists Take DNA Sample From Woolly Mammoth Leg for Cloning Project

Woolly Mammoths

NASA: California Down to One Year Supply of Water

Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.

Snorkeling