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How to Organise a Music Festival

<i>DiS goes behind the scenes and finds out what it's like to plan, organise, book and promote an established European festival.</i>Roel Coppen is a …

Festivals

Watch Suicide Squad's Latest TV Spots

Everyone loves a good villain, and this year's <i>Suicide Squad</i> will deliver a movie full of them. The third film in DC's cinematic universe arrives in August, and a new TV spot has been released. Check it out below:<p>This follows an international promo that was released last week:<p><i>Suicide Squad</i> tells the …

Comic Books

Green Room red-band trailer pits a neo-Nazi Patrick Stewart against a punk band

Blue Ruin director returns with another gruesome tale<p><i>Green Room</i>, one of the most disturbing movies of this spring, finally has a red band trailer.<p>The movie, which pits a young punk band against a group of neo-Nazis, has been the horror darling at every major festival its played, including TIFF and …

Deadpool - Ladies Listen | official Breast Cancer PSA (2016) Ryan Reynolds

Diving Into The Dread And Despair Of 'The Division' Beta's Dark Zone

I’ve spent quite a bit of time with <i>The Division</i> the past 36 hours since the PS4 beta launched, most of which has been in the game’s famed “Dark Zone,” a land of lawlessness, thievery, and betrayal, and the most unique thing about Ubisoft’s entry into the shooter-RPG genre.<p>For those who don’t quite …

Extracted

Watch Hilarious New Deadpool Clip Featuring Colossus and Angel Dust

The first full clip from the upcoming <i>Deadpool</i> that was released last week gave fans an idea of its irreverent humour, but was lacking any superhero action. A second clip is now out, and shows the wisecracking "Merc with a mouth" alongside fellow mutant heroes Colossus and Negasonic Teenage Warhead, …

We’ll never learn more about space unless we build a starship

With a growing number of Earth-like exoplanets discovered in recent years, it is becoming increasingly frustrating that we can’t visit them. After all, our knowledge of the planets in our own solar system would be pretty limited if it weren’t for the space probes we’d sent to explore them.<p>The …

Space Travel

31 of the best drummers to grace rock ‘n’ roll

As Red Hot Chili Peppers’ mischievous sticksman turns 56 years old, we look at the other drummers that join Chad Smith in the percussion hall of fame.<p>…

Deadpool, Colossus and Negasonic Teenage Warhead battle Angel Dust in new Deadpool clip

Following director T.J. Miller’s announcement yesterday that Deadpool will receive a director’s cut, 20th Century Fox has released a new clip from …

Moon was produced by a head-on collision between Earth and a forming planet

The moon was formed by a violent, head-on collision between the early Earth and a "planetary embryo" called Theia approximately 100 million years …

Prenatal Development

We now have a clearer picture of how Xbox One is doing

Microsoft doesn't report Xbox One sales any more, but we have a decent idea of how it's doing - thanks to EA.<p>Last night, during a financial call, …

Street Fighter

CIA releases declassified documents on UFOs

The archive material provides an eye-opening look at role the CIA played in investigating UFOs in the 40s and 50s<p>The CIA has published a number of declassified documents on its blog detailing the its investigations into UFOs.<p>The documents, mostly dating from the late 1940s and 1950s, are …

Deadpool, explained | Polygon

INTRODUCTIONS AND ORIGINS<p>You'd think Weapon X was enough trauma for this guy, but the hits keep coming.<p>More Than a Killer<p>BREAKING THE FOURTH WALL & MORAL AMBIGUITY<p>CABLE & DEADPOOL & SEXUALITY<p>RECENT TIMES

Dave Grohl told us the story behind Foo Fighters ‘Everlong’ and its unforgettable music video

Don’t pretend it doesn’t put a lump in your throat, a tremble in your lip. Eighteen years after it first blared on college radios, accompanied by a …

Dave Grohl

Black Sabbath clash with drummer Bill Ward over final gig offer

Estranged drummer says he was not invited to play band's last ever gig<p>Black Sabbath and former drummer Bill Ward have given contrasting reports of an …

Black Sabbath

Watch the dramatic new ‘Batman v Superman’ trailer

Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman and Jesse Eisenberg's Lex Luthor feature in the new trailer too<p>Following yesterday’s two new teasers, a new 90-second <i>Batman</i> …

Comic Books

Wade Wilson pops the question in first Deadpool clip

This morning we brought you three TV spots from <b>Deadpool</b> [watch them here], and now the first clip has arrived online, which sees Wade Wilson (Ryan …

Mars Needs Colonists Who Eat Meat And Sleep Late

Just waking up now? You could qualify<p>If you're a die-hard morning person, don't start packing your bags for Mars just yet. A recent study suggests that people who prefer to sleep in and stay up late may be better suited for Mars.<p>Our bodies have internal clocks that tell us how long a day is, and …

Space

New Labyrinth Movie Not a Remake or Reboot, Writer Says

The upcoming <i>Labyrinth</i> movie is not a reboot or a remake of the 1986 original that starred David Bowie and Jennifer Connelly. That's according to the film's writer Nicole Perlman (<i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i>), who also said in a series of tweets that discussions for the new film began in late 2014, …

Construction

Blind Al, the X-Mansion and the Blackbird featured in latest Deadpool TV spots

20th Century Fox has released three TV spots for <b>Deadpool</b>, which offers up a load of new footage, including shots of Colossus and Negasonic Teenage …

Comics

The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly Of The New 'X-Files'

<i>Very minor spoilers for the first three episodes of the new ‘X-Files’ follow.</i><p>It’s been fourteen years since <i>The X-FILES</i> last graced our television screens, and many years longer since the show’s heyday. Watching the first three episodes of the new six-part series reminds me that I’ve forgotten as …

TV

Watch First Warcraft Movie TV Spot

Legendary Entertainment has published the first TV spot for <i>Warcraft</i>, the upcoming film based on Blizzard Entertainment's juggernaut Warcraft video game franchise. The 30-second video is mostly made up of footage from November's debut trailer. Check it out below.<p>Legendary published the video today, …

Diply

Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher that creates captivating content for millennials. We are a ComScore Top 10 Lifestyle property with …

Top 10

A Major Cause of Unhappiness. Can you guess what it is?

Want to live a happier life and have a more productive work day? Take the scenic route to work. The concrete commute that most city dwellers …

Some Xbox 360 games run better on Xbox One, but some are 'nearly unplayable'

On a technical level, it's impressive that Microsoft has been able to get Xbox 360 titles working on the Xbox One at all — emulating modern console architecture is a hugely challenging task. But now the feature's available, how well does it actually work? As <i>Eurogamer</i>'s <i>Digital Foundry</i> reports in an …

Xbox

Captain America: Civil War D23 footage leaks online

While yesterday’s <b>Captain America: 75 Heroic Years</b> special on ABC was devoid of any new footage from the upcoming <b>Captain America: Civil War</b>, a section …

Marvel Universe

Suicide Squad Shot by Shot Trailer Breakdown, first reactions to Deadpool and more

Join Oli and Luke in this bumper edition of the <b>Flickering Myth Podcast</b> where they go through the new <b>Suicide Squad</b> trailer shot by shot. That’s right …

Comic Books

'Shadow Moses' Is The Fan Based 'Metal Gear Solid' We've Always Wanted

Much like the <i>Black Mesa</i> re-make of <i>Half Life</i>, a fan of <i>Metal Gear Solid</i> has taken it upon himself to remake the game. Currently called <i>Shadow Moses</i>, after the name of the island the game is set on, it also looks amazing.<p>Like with many games these days, <i>Shadow Moses</i> is being developed using Unreal …

Metal Gear

DC Extended Universe featurettes for Aquaman, Cyborg and Green Lantern Corps

Warner Bros. delivered a treat for DC fans last night with the half-hour special <b>DC Films Presents: Dawn of the Justice League</b>, which gave us a peek …

Comic Books

DC's Justice League - New Concept Art Revealed for Cyborg, Aquaman, and The Flash

The much anticipated <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> hits cinemas in March, and as the title suggests, it is the first step on the way to 2017's first Justice League movie. Now concept art for three more members of the superhero team have been revealed, namely Aquaman, Cyborg, and The Flash. …