Nick Summers

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MLB's biggest problem is not pace of play, and it's only getting worse in 2018

With each passing season, we're seeing more plate appearances end in a strikeout or a walk<p>The 2018 MLB regular season is a little more than two weeks …

Baseball

This Wild Conspiracy Theory Claims the World Will Come to an End in April

A wild conspiracy theory claims the end of the world is just around the corner.<p>Some wacky conspiracy theorists, according to <i>Daily Express,</i> have …

Paranormal

Star Trek: Discovery's Version of the Enterprise Had to Be Modified for Legal Reasons

The finale of <i>Star Trek: Discovery</i> gave us a short glimpse at the most legendary ship in the entire Starfleet: the Enterprise, ten years before the …

Science Fiction

Why Is Jupiter's Great Red Spot Shrinking?

The mystery behind the solar system’s most famous storm<p>The most recognizable storm in the solar system used to be so big that it could fit three whole Earths. Now, it has room for only one.<p>Jupiter’s Great Red Spot is shrinking, and has been for decades.<p>The earliest observations of a massive, red …

Astronomy

The History of 'Saturday Night Live"s 'More Cowbell' Sketch

There's never really any true way to know whether a 'Saturday Night Live' sketch will become an instant classic or quickly fade from memory. Continue …

Comedy

You've been charging your phone wrong for years - here's the correct way

You are falling to asleep, but you jolt back upright and suddenly remember you have failed to do one thing: plug your phone in to charge.<p>We all put …

Tech Trends
Rock Music

Quentin Tarantino isn't the only one working on a new Star Trek movie script, says Zachary Quinto

"I don't know what is going to happen."<p>Zachary Quinto has revealed there are multiple <i>Star Trek</i> scripts in the works.<p>The actor, who plays Spock in the …

Science Fiction

E Street Band Guitarist Nils Lofgren’s Stolen Gear Has Thankfully Been Recovered

It’s the nightmare scenario for any musician out on the road. Some jackass looking to score a few undeserved dollars at the local pawn shop, breaks into your car, van, transit truck, u-haul, whatever, and steals all your gear. Nearly anyone who’s everyone who’s touring the world today has their own …

Rock Music

Fox News releases statement about the future of Laura Ingraham’s show after boycott

Laura Ingraham tweeted a statement from Fox News Monday about the future of her show after some were beginning to wonder if the damaging boycott that cost her many advertisers was taking an irrevocable toll.<p><b>Here’s what the statement said</b><p>Fox News co-president Jack Abernethy released a statement of …

Gun Control

Zakk Wylde's 10 tips for guitarists

Zakk Wylde has been a busy man. As well as penning and recording Black Label Society’s latest opus, half-jokingly titled Grimmest Hits, he’s been …

Guitar

GUS G. Is 'Totally Cool' With ZAKK WYLDE Returning To OZZY OSBOURNE's Band

Greek guitar virtuoso <b>Gus G.</b>, who joined <b>Ozzy Osbourne</b>'s band just under a decade ago, says that he is "totally cool" with the <b>BLACK SABBATH</b> singer …

Rock Music

Robin actor Burt Ward says the set of the original Batman show was a literal death trap

Holy interview, Batman! SYFY WIRE spoke with the legendary Burt Ward, the actor who portrayed Robin on the original <i>Batman</i> TV show of the mid-1960s. …

Comic Books

Pilots say they spotted UFOs while flying over Arizona

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two commercial pilots flying over the Arizona desert claim they saw an unidentified flying object pass overhead, according to a radio broadcast released by the Federal Aviation Administration.<p>A Learjet pilot and an American Airlines pilot saw the object on February 24 and radioed the …

Paranormal

Interstellar Visitor 'Oumuamua Never Should Have Left Home, Theories Say

An interstellar object that whizzed through our solar system last year is confounding astronomers trying to understand how planets, comets and …

Astronomy

10 Metal Bands That Peaked On Their Debut Album

It’s probably easy to assume that all the classic heavy metal groups in history started off with inspired records, but...The post 10 Metal Bands That …

Rock Music

Network Renewals 2018: What’s Safe, What’s In Danger & What’s On The Bubble

We are on the cusp of the annual flurry of broadcast renewals and cancellations. CBS just kicked off the proceedings today with the first multiple …

TV

Are aliens real? From Roswell to fossils - dramatic evidence from some of the biggest UFO mysteries point to only one conclusion

Humans have been trying to find out whether or not we're alone in the universe for centuries.<p>Aboard the Voyager 1 space probe - which has travelled …

Paranormal

Facebook's new privacy tools let you scrub your data, for real

Still reeling from the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook will let you delete anything from your profile or timeline and end Facebook's use of that data.<p>If you didn't care about Facebook privacy two weeks ago, you probably do now.<p>The social network has come under a hailstorm of criticism after …

Social Media

Is There Non-Biblical Evidence

Is there any evidence outside of the Bible that the Resurrection of Jesus was a real historical event rather than a myth or an …

Theology

People are downloading their Facebook data and posting it to Twitter, and the results will terrify you

The Cambridge Analytica scandal continues to roll on. As it does, people are becoming more and more aware of just how much data Facebook has on them.<p>One easy (yet slightly horrifying) way to see it all in one place is to request all of your Facebook data as a zip file. A lot of people have been …

Social Media

We asked astronauts if they think aliens exist. Here's what they said

Jeff Hoffman has floated in the vacuum of space. He’s looked down at our planet from above, seen the whorls of clouds, the vast oceans, and the …

Magnetism

Watch Peter Criss Reunite with Gene Simmons at 'Vault' Event

Former Kiss drummer Peter Criss met Gene Simmons for the first time since their Hall of Fame induction at the bassist’s New York City “Vault” event. …

Classic Rock

Jack the Ripper Identified

The tale of Jack the Ripper involves five extremely brutal slayings of prostitutes between August and November of 1888 in the Whitechapel area of …

Crime

John 5: 10 Albums That Made Me

"You know, this is one of the best interviews I've done in a while," says John 5, talking to <i>Revolver</i> about the 10 records that made him into the …

Is this the end of the rock guitar?

What the decline of Gibson and Fender tells us about music<p>It’s rare that the internal tribulations of one firm provoke hand-wringing about the health …

Guitar

15 Ways Star Wars RIPPED OFF Star Trek

<b>Star Wars</b> is enjoying more popularity than ever before. <i>The Last Jedi</i> has given us renewed faith in the franchise’s future, even as director Rian …

Science Fiction

Aaron Rodgers makes Green Bay Packers look like Super Bowl contender

If Aaron Rodgers can get the Green Bay Packers to playoffs, look for them at the Super Bowl in Minnesota.

NFL

Apple is ready to ditch the Mac

Apple is the master of radical pivots. It killed the floppy drive, the CD drive, and the headphone jack in iPhones, while Macintosh systems went from the Motorola 68000 to the PowerPC chip to the Intel X86 line of chips.<p>A very memorable pivot came when the company dropped the Apple II line of …

Watch new footage from the Dio hologram tour

Dio Disciples have shared a two-minute video clip showing the hologram of Ronnie James Dio from their show in Bochum, Germany, last night.<p>It was the …

Rock Music