Katherine Johnson

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Covert Affairs Finale: Bosses on Chicago Culprit, Annie and Auggie's Crossroads and More

Piper Perabo<p><b>[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about the midseason finale of Covert Affairs. Read at your own risk.]</b><p>Annie's (Piper …

Merfin: flippers that will turn you into a beautiful mermaid

Edge of a Wheatfield with Poppies, 1887 Vincent Van Gogh Posted by Lara

Alexander Skarsgård to play Tarzan

Harry Potter's David Yates will direct the new Tarzan film<p>Actor Alexander Skarsgård is set to play Tarzan in a new Warner Bros. film about the famous wild man. David Yates, the man behind the four most recent Harry Potter films, will direct.<p>Skarsgård, best known for his role as Viking vampire Eric …

Film Industry

Shutter Island set to become HBO TV series

The hit Martin Scorsese film starring Leonardo DiCaprio is to be developed into a TV series, with Scorsese directing the pilot episode, and Dennis Lehane writing the script<p>HBO and Paramount are teaming up to produce a TV version of Martin Scorsese’s 2010 film Shutter Island, Deadline reports.<p>The …

How games' lazy storytelling uses rape and violence against women as wallpaper

Anna Sarkeesian's brilliant, crowdfunded Tropes vs Women in Video Games web-series (previously) has a new episode, Women as Background Decoration: …

Hacker Attacks on Videogame Servers Continue, Spread to Twitch

Another day, another denial of service.<p>For the past few days, denial of service attacks have limited or brought down the servers powering Sony’s PlayStation Network, Microsoft’s Xbox Live, Riot Games’ League of Legends and Blizzard Entertainment’s Battle.net.<p>Now Amazon’s new subsidiary Twitch is …

Kids with inappropriate spelling errors are the funniest things ever

Bees and Bombs: beautiful animated math-inspired GIFs by Dave Whyte

Some of the amazing animated GIF artistry of Ireland-based Dave Whyte.<p>He is a doctoral student in Dublin who is studying the physics of foam, and …