Jim Aikman

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Small Screen Sizzle: The Steamiest Sex Scenes From Emmy Nominees

Lights, camera, and lots of action.<p>Photo: ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><b>Antonio Banderas: Original Sin</b> <br>The ageless Antonio Banderas is nominated for …

TV

I Trained And Ate Like Thor For A Week To Get His Body

Swapping kebabs for abs<p>Everyone wants to be a superhero. The powers, the glory, the ability to wear coloured tights in public. But how can us normal folk achieve this greatness without subjecting ourselves to radiation poisoning (The Hulk) or wrapping ourselves up in tinfoil (Iron Man)? The …

Marvel Studios

Inverted Pyramid House

Balancing on a rural hillside in the Spanish region of Matarraña, the Inverted Pyramid House seems to defy the laws of gravity. Like the exterior, …

Unbuilt Los Angeles: the city that might have been – in pictures

From the offshore Santa Monica freeway to a mini Las Vegas with pyramids and the Parthenon, Greg Goldin and Sam Lubell look at the LA that never happened

Los Angeles

Putting his life on the line

Thinking about a career in adventure filmmaking? Based on the experience of Jim Aikman, ’08, the fainthearted need not apply.

Expect your Amazon deliveries within 30 minutes via drones next year

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Philae and the Rosetta mission: everything you need to know about the quest to catch a comet

What is the Rosetta mission?<p>Rosetta is a ground-breaking £1 billion mission launched in 2004 to chase, orbit, and land on a comet. It's coming to an end today after 13 years.<p>The spacecraft spent 10 years chasing comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko almost 500 million miles from Earth, before landing a …

Google could invest $1 billion in Elon Musk’s space internet plan

<b>Update:</b> it’s official – Google and investment firm Fidelity bought a 10 percent stake in SpaceX for $1 billion, resulting in a $10 billion valuation for Elon Musk’s company.<p><b>Original post:</b><p>Two of the world’s most forward-thinking and ambitious companies could team up soon. Google is reportedly close …

The 12 most important moments in science in 2014

Photograph: Keith Vanderlinde<p>Auroras over the 10-metre telescope and Bicep (background imaging of cosmic extragalactic polarisation) at Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station. The 10-metre South Pole Telescope and Bicep both collect data on cosmic microwave background radiation and black …

Kubrick’s indestructible influence: “Interstellar’’ joins the long tradition of borrowing from “2001’’

<b>"2001: A Space Odyssey" and "Interstellar" (Warner Bros./Salon)</b><p>Every sci-fi movie since Kubrick’s 1968 masterpiece has echoed the original in certain unavoidable ways<p>T.R. Witcher<p>November 22, 2014 12:00am (UTC)<p>When I first heard about Christopher Nolan’s new sci-fi adventure, "Interstellar," my …

Obama unveils action on immigration, citing Scripture and precedent

President Obama invited as many as 5 million immigrants and international visitors Thursday to openly live and work in the U.S., a controversial, unilateral demonstration of his power that signaled a new phase of activism for the remainder of his presidency.<p>Without a vote from Congress, Obama set …

Carney: Obama would give more speeches if networks would let him

Former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney -- a longtime journalist before he joined the Obama administration in its infancy -- is back in the media game as a political analyst for CNN.<p>We caught up with Carney on Wednesday, in the hours before President Obama addresses the nation to outline his …

The Pros and Cons of Using Vintage Lenses Today

It's a fact that many of today's photographers have used a vintage lens at some point in time. Not only is it a cheap alternative to a modern lens, …

Lost ‘Wild Style’ Breakbeats Unearthed For Lavish 7-Disc Vinyl Set

On August 12th, DJ and label owner Kenny Dope is releasing all 13 instrumentals produced for historic hip-hop flick <i>Wild Style</i> as a set of seven 45s …

7 Signs You’re Drinking Too Much

Actors Shia LaBeouf and Robin Williams both announced last week that they’re seeking treatment for alcoholism: LaBeouf as an outpatient following an …

The Daily Routines Of 26 Of History’s Most Creative Minds

10 p.m. to 7 a.m.: Sleep. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Be a genius.<p>Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness? Based on research from Mason Currey’s <i>Daily Rituals: How Artists Work</i> (which we covered previously here), a new interactive …

Calls for full access to MH17 crash site

Nobody knows how many bodies from the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash have been moved, where they were taken or exactly who moved them, the spokesman for a group of international observers told CNN on Saturday.<p>Michael Bociurkiw of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe told …

LeBron James Wants Your Help With His Next Decision: 6 Or 23?

LeBron James faces another decision. This time he seems to want help from his fans before making a choice.<p>After deciding to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers after four seasons with the Miami Heat, James is weighing a return to the uniform number he wore during the seven NBA seasons he spent in his …

Ukraine Rebels Haul Away Victims of Malaysia Airlines Crash

Vadim Ghirda—AP<p>Mauricio Lima—The New York Times/Redux<p>Brendan Hoffman—Getty Images<p>Brendan Hoffman—Getty Images<p>Brendan Hoffman—Getty Images<p>Bulent …