Jasmine Cortez

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NASA’s Curiosity Rover On Mars Finds Weird Squiggles

The rover transmitted images back to Earth of what look like squiggles left on top of a rock formation, where sand is dusted around. The space agency …

13 Things We'd Love to See in a Star Wars Movie

Yoda would hate us. Just like Luke Skywalker, we’re never in the present. We’re almost always thinking about the future of <i>Star Wars</i>. It’s a future …

100+ Famous Authors and Their Writing Spaces

Hans Christian Andersen<p>“<i>Enjoy life. There’s plenty of time to be dead</i>.”<p>Harlan Ellison<p>“<i>If you make people think they’re thinking, they’ll love you;</i> …

Attempts to pull children ever deeper into the world of social media should concern us all

Facebook has launched a messenger app, Messenger Kids, in the US aimed at six to 11 year olds. The lower age limits for holding a regular Facebook account is 13 years old but there is little control over signing up and some users are already under age. Considering that the social media site was …

How our school is using Virtual Reality to prepare pupils for a future dominated by technology 

Virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, haptic feedback; the line between these and many other technological realities is becoming blurred and they are beginning to be grouped under one umbrella term: artificial reality. But what is artificial reality and how can it be used effectively …

Virtual Reality

In reversal, anti-immigration groups are open to deal to let 800,000 DREAMers stay

As Congress and the White House negotiate a deal to legalize nearly 800,000 undocumented DREAMers brought to the U.S. as children, they aren't facing the usual pressure from hard-line groups lobbying for lower immigration levels.<p>"Rip off the Band-Aid and give them a green card," said Mark …

There are 10 comic-book movies coming out this year — here they all are

We're still expecting over 20 superhero movies to come to the big screen between now and 2020. But which ones are coming in 2018?<p>Most people are hyped for the next "Avengers" movie, but there's much more than Marvel's "Infinity War" to get excited over if you love superheroes.<p>From R-rated …

Marvel Universe

11 Literary Holidays To Give You An Excuse To Celebrate Your Love Of Reading

After what seemed like the longest twelve months in recorded history, 2017 is finally over, and there is a lot to look forward in the new year. While …

Books

Can life emerge after the fires of a supernova?

If there were one place in the Universe I'd guess life wouldn't be able to develop, it’s near a neutron star.<p>But then, I'm prejudiced. For good …

How Inequality Is Killing Off Humanity

That's not hyperbole. There is ample evidence for a growing inability of people around the world to maintain the basic human needs of physical health …