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LG V10 Review: A Truly Amazing Android Phone

Here’s the thing with LG phones, they are either great, or just a bit average. And what’s more, predicting what a phone will be before you use it is impossible with LG. My favourite examples of this are the G Flex (great) the G Flex 2 (not great) the G3 (great) and the G4 (a bit underwhelming).<p>So …

2015 Gift Guide for Whiskey Geeks

Behold the best brown liquors currently known to man. You’ll find gifts for your dad, your buddies, and what the hell, for yourself, too

Valve's Gabe Newell is backing a smart sous vide cooking tool

Valve founder Gabe Newell isn't just interested in gaming technology, like living room computers and virtual reality -- he also appreciates the science behind a well-prepared meal, too. The legendary game developer has poured money into ChefSteps to help them make Joule, a smart immersion …

Meet the People Who Dream of Building a Space Elevator

In his 1979 novel <i>Fountains of Paradise,</i> Arthur C. Clarke described an impossibly tall tower that would ferry humans from the Earth’s surface into …

Elevators

Hyperloop announces $26 million in new funding for the pneumatic metal tubes of the future

DUBLIN — The dream of rocketing through a metal tube at 800 mph took another big step forward on Thursday with the announcement that Hyperloop has …

High-speed Rail

The 100 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Must Read Before You Die, According to Amazon

Assembling the list of the most essential science fiction and fantasy books is a huge undertaking, but Amazon has tackled it. And their list is not …

George RR Martin: our long obsession with Mars

Photograph: Moviestore/REX Shutterstock<p>Matt Damon in The Martian. Photograph: Moviestore/REX Shutterstock<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/10/1/1443696340460/3774f7b6-77a0-4d15-8390-16af075520f6-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Moviestore/REX Shutterstock<p>Matt …

George R.R. Martin

Disney World Is The Worst Thing Ever. You Should Definitely Go

If you cram a trillion tourists into a single square mile, it will, indeed, feel like a small world after all.<p>I experienced this unnerving reality …

24 Groundbreaking Sci-Fi Novels You Can Read for Free

You'll find one or several enjoyable summer reads in these Project Gutenberg books.<p>Science fiction has been around as a genre for more than 200 years. That's such a long time that many of the greatest works have fallen into the public domain, providing a way to get free and easy access to many …

Electric, Acoustic & Bass Guitars, Amps, Pro Audio

Listen to Isaac Asimov and Leonard Nimoy Read “The Last Question”

“The Last Question” is a classic science fiction story that covers several trillion years of human history. It was written by Isaac Asimov and first …

The Long Utopia by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter review – a melancholy sci‑fi epic

Pratchett and Baxter’s fourth Long Earth novel is concerned with the limits of knowledge – and insectile cyborgs on a distant parallel world<p>Though there’s plenty of fun to be had from this latest instalment of Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter’s Long Earth series, I read it in a rather mournful …

Best Space Books and Sci-Fi: A Space.com Reading List

There are plenty of great books out there about space — so many, in fact, that it can feel a little overwhelming to figure out where to start, …

Best Space Books and Sci-Fi: Best Summer Reads

There are plenty of great books out there about space — so many, in fact, that it can feel a little overwhelming to figure out where to start, …

What’s New Around Walt Disney World: March 26th, 2015

I’m not sure what it feels like in your neck of the woods, but the calendar says it’s officially <b>SPRING!</b> And the season is <i>ON</i> at Walt Disney World, …

Bill Murray's 5 Most Underrated Movies

When he's not Ghostbusting<p>Despite Bill Murray's reputation as a freewheeling comedian who loves nothing more than to crash unsuspecting civilians' engagement photo shoots and bachelor parties, there's more to the 66-year-old star than just cooler-than-cool ridiculousness. For every <i>Stripes</i>,</i> …