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Here's Literally 16 Animated DC Movies You Should Just Go Watch Right Now

In the lead-up to the release of The Killing Joke, we take a look at some highlights of the lesser-known DC movies.

An Ode to the Greatest Song Ever: "Thunderstruck"

On the dawn of Canada Day we honor the song that embodies everything that is great about... America.<p><i>Artwork by the author</i><p>Today we celebrate International “Thunderstruck” Day. We celebrate this day because the internet allows us to declare non-existent celebratory days but really AC/DC’s …

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RANKED: The 20 best Nintendo 64 games of all time

One of the world's best video game consoles just turned 20 years old.<p>On June 23, 1996, a little console called the Nintendo 64 was released in Japan, forever altering the way we think about video games. Whether you loved it for your first glimpses at 3D gaming in "Super Mario 64" or your first …

11 Sexually Explicit Netflix Movies You Can Stream Right Now

Netflix is known for its wide berth of programming, with binge-worthy original series and quality children's programming rounding out the pretty …

Streaming

The phone case that turns your Android into a Game Boy is real

Hyperkin was just kidding when it posted an April Fool’s Day pic of an attachment for your smartphone that turned it into a Game Boy. Well, sort …

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Here's Stephen Hawking's Incredible Solution to His Black Hole Information Paradox

His mind was truly incomparable.<p>Stephen Hawking, one of the greatest minds of our lifetime, has passed away - leaving behind a lot of heartbroken …

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This Mind-Blowing Theory About Dark Matter Will Make You See Space Differently

Dark matter and the nature of black holes are two of the biggest mysteries in astrophysics, and now a new theory has linked the two together: Dark …

It Takes Just Four Minutes To Explain the Entire Universe

In need of a quick refresher course on, well, the science of pretty much everything? Here’s a cheeky, irreverent summation of the universe in just …

10 Mind-Blowing Scientific Facts About Black Holes

Need to know!<p>Black holes are the only objects in the Universe that can trap light by sheer gravitational force. Scientists believe they are formed …

This Guy Made A Movie Trailer With Strangers On The Street And It's Perfect

"No script. No budget. No plan."

Filmmaking

Inside the Greatest X-Rated Animated Film You've Never Heard Of

Long-lost 1973 erotic anime 'Belladonna of Sadness' gets the restoration treatment — and finally, the audience it deserves<p>At the 1973 Berlin Film …

Anime

Video: Check Out a Surprisingly Simple Nintendo 64 Anti-Aliasing Hack

You just need a GameShark cart and your wits

Retrogaming

6. Tokyo Decadence (1992)

Banned in Australia and South Korea, Tokyo Decadence is a film directed by acclaimed Japanese novelist Ryu Murakami, with music by the great Ryuichi …

College & University

Hardcore Henry: the bone-crunching action film that looks like a video game

Bones are snapped liberally in Hardcore Henry. Snapped, broken and crunched. There is shooting, stabbing and cocaine, there are strippers and dildos, and rare is the wall that doesn’t end up blood-splattered. Above all, the whole thing looks like a videogame. It’s safe to say it knows its …

Action Movies

Meet the Trainer Building Hollywood’s Most Fit Superheroes

To play Superman or Wonder Woman or a Spartan warrior, an actor needs a different body. Enter Mark Twight, whose physical and psychological regimen has redefined star power.<p>When the filmmaker Zack Snyder cast Gal Gadot to play Wonder Woman in this month’s <i>Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice,</i> he …

Comic Books

Organic Industry Funded Studies Claim Healthier Milk and Meat -- Independent Scientists? "No Evidence"

<b>Co-authored with Andrew Porterfield.</b><p>Are organic foods nutritionally better for you? If you are determined to make that claim despite hundreds of independent studies showing that's not what the science says, here is what you might do:<p>Cherry pick studies, many funded by the organic industry; have the …

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Explains Sex in Space

How exactly <i>does</i> someone have sex in space? For years, scientists have wondered if it would be possible to fool around in microgravity. According to …

Ranking the James Bond Actors From Worst to Best

In 53 years and 24 movies, only six actors have ever (officially) strapped on the shoulder-holster and uttered the words "Bond. James Bond."<p>And even though the character doesn't really change, the actors' performances do -- some go (too) serious (cough, Timothy Dalton) and others, well, they …

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All 24 James Bond theme songs, ranked from worst to best

In some cases, these tracks have been so popular that they extend past the movie and end up as chart-topping hits that win Grammys and Oscars.<p>But they can't all be hits. And like the more forgettable Bond flicks, there are title songs from the movies that you never want to listen to again.<p>Here …

James Bond

Are supermarket shelves sexist, or do we need to stop being so easily offended?

Where a supermarket displays its copies of New Scientist magazine is another example of 'things you didn't realise were sexist', says Martin Daubney<p>Latest in the seemingly endless list of “stuff you never knew was sexist, but is” comes, of all things, where the supermarket chain Morrisons stacks …

Motorhead's Lemmy: My Life in 15 Snarls

Hard-living hard-rocker looks back on four decades of umlaut-capped classics<p>For 40 years now, Motörhead have been one of rock & roll's most authentic …

Music

A brief history of Dr. Dre's biggest business deals

Dre is best known as a superstar producer for Eminem, Mary J. Blige and numerous others, and a solo rapper who sold millions of copies of his landmark 1992 album <i>The Chronic.</i> But he is also one of the richest and most savvy businesspeople in the music industry.<p>We chart Andre Young's chronology from …

Beyond dinosaurs, what would we need to create a Jurassic World?

Pleistocene Parks may be a realistic possibility, but whatever you do, don’t forget the dung beetles<p><i>This piece was originally published on The Conversation.</i><p>Like many moviegoers this summer, I plan to watch Jurassic World. And because I’m a paleontologist, I’ll cheer for the movie’s protagonists …

Dinosaurs

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Oculus mistakenly leaked pictures of the finished Oculus Rift virtual reality device.</b> It looks like there will be a camera on the front of the device, and it will have a "simple input device" to navigate menus.<p><b>2.</b> <b>Spotify has raised $526 million.</b> It's now valued at more than $8 billion.<p><b>3.</b> <b>Payroll</b> …

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Air Force intel uses ISIS 'moron' post to track fighters

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Although ISIS is known for using social media for recruitment purposes, U.S. Air Force intelligence has been using it to track down Islamic State militants, according to Gen. Hawk Carlisle, commander of Air Combat Command.<p>"These guys that are working down at Hurlburt (Florida), …

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