Natalie Jalovec

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'Mad Max' kicks a post-apocalyptic extravaganza into overdrive

"Mad Max: Fury Road" will leave you speechless, which couldn't be more appropriate. Words are not really the point when it comes to dealing with this barn-burner of a post-apocalyptic extravaganza in which sizzling, unsettling images are the order of the day.<p>As directed by George Miller in a …

Mad Max

Here Are The Premiere Dates For 2015's Summer TV

Set your DVRs for the return of Orange Is the New Black and Hannibal and the debut of Scream and Sense8.<p>Just because some of your regular-season favorites are signing off, that doesn't mean television is lacking this summer. With the slew of season finales also comes the kickoff of brand-new shows …

TV

'Pitch Perfect 2': EW review

No one really expected a low-budget musical comedy about college singing groups to become one of 2012’s biggest box office success stories. But …

Box Office

What is a Pyramid doing in the Heart of Rome?

The Great Pyramid of Giza is undoubtedly one of the most well-known icons of ancient Egypt. Nevertheless, similar pyramids are found scattered all …

A study of astronaut twins will give NASA some key genetic insight

Twins have long been scientists’ favorite human subjects for testing how genes interact with environmental factors. But what about when one of the twins isn’t on Earth at all?<p>That's the case for Mark and Scott Kelly, identical twins who are taking part in a year-long NASA research program. Scott is …

Cape Town's Ellerman House: Luxury Hotel or Fine Art Museum?

<i>This is the second of two posts on Cape Town’s Ellerman House. The first post on the hotel’s features and wine gallery is here.</i><p>Within the first ten minutes of exploring the Ellerman House in Cape Town, I began to wonder if the luxury hotel were actually a fine art museum. Sure, Ellerman is a first …

Family Time: 5 Cool Places to Sleep

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>The family vacation, like the concept of family itself, has evolved. No matter who you’re traveling with, here are five intriguing and unusual places to lay your head that are bound to please everyone in your brood.<p>> Glass Igloos<p><b>Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort (Finland)</b><p>No …

Here's the futuristic piece of tech that NASA is betting all its Mars chips on

When you're planning a trip, one of the most important things to remember is factoring in the transportation cost. And that's especially true for space travel.<p>Traveling to Mars is going to be expensive, so NASA is betting on the future development of a more efficient and less costly type of …

If social media exhausts you, don't be an online 'ghost'. Be a 'zombie' instead | Jess Zimmerman

When Joss Whedon left Twitter this week, the internet exploded in a riot of finger-pointing. You can avoid that<p>Like many of us, I often feel like there are too many people on the internet – too much noise, too much chaos, too much junk. It’s manifestly clear why people would want out – even before …

Why the police shouldn't use Glocks

Timothy Stansbury died in a New York housing project stairwell in 2004 because he startled a police officer. The officer's surprise at encountering Stansbury caused the officer's hand to clench and his weapon to fire. The death was ruled accidental by a grand jury, though the officer was later …

Kauaʻi with kids: top family activities on the Garden Isle

Lonely Planet writer Andy Murdock takes his kids to the Hawaiian island of Kauaʻi for some outdoor adventures. After playing botanist in Limahuli Garden, taking a dip in the azure waters of Hanalei Bay and contemplating the sheer cliffs of the 'Grand Canyon of the Pacific', he discovers he might …

The 10 Best Amusement Parks for Families

Featuring the conveniences and necessities that children demand and parents appreciate, the country's 10 best family-friendly amusement parks deliver a treasured day of thrills and laughs for kids and their keepers.<p>Providing picture-perfect moments and memories to last a lifetime, amusement parks …

Amusement Parks

Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …