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Here are the winners of the 2018 Nebula Awards

The best science fiction and fantasy stories of 2017<p>The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA) is currently holding its annual conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania this weekend, and last night, the organization announced the winners of its prestigious Nebula Awards.<p>N.K. Jemisin’s</i> …

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12 Best Portable Cameras for Travel Photography – Page 2

Nikon 1 J5<p>This stylish, compact fifth-generation Nikon 1 mirrorless camera employs an upgraded 20.8MP CX format CMOS sensor plus an enhanced EXPEED …

Announcing the 2017 Nebula Awards Winners!

Presented in May 2018, the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America are pleased to announce the <b>2017 Nebula Awards winners</b>, as well as the …

A Look at the Credit Card Shaped Hardware Device Called ‘Coolwallet’

<b>Cryptocurrency enthusiasts take security and storage seriously, and there are a bunch of different hardware solutions out there. One startup has</b> …

Nonfiction Book Review: The Cosmic Serpent: DNA and the Origins of Knowledge by Jeremy Narby, Author Putnam Publishing Group $22.95 (257p) ISBN 978-0-87477-911-0

The Cosmic Serpent: DNA and the Origins of Knowledge<p><b>Jeremy Narby, Author</b> Putnam Publishing Group $22.95 (257p) ISBN 978-0-87477-911-0<p>More By and …

How to Find a Job With the U.S. National Park Service

If you enjoy being in nature and meeting new people, U.S. National Park Service (NPS) jobs may appeal to you. The work provides opportunities to …

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3 Stocks You Can Buy and Hold Forever

Investors can't go wrong owning these mature businesses with an impeccable track record and an eye on the future.<p>One of the best ways for individual …

Recommended Reading: The fate of Facebook's free internet project

<b>What happened to Facebook's grand plan to wire the world?</b><br>Jessi Hempel,<br>Wired<p>For years, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg touted the company's Internet.org initiative that sought to bring connectivity to everyone in the world. It was presented an ambitious humanitarian effort, but things didn't go …

The hidden Disney paradise that will give adults a break from the parks

Disney Springs in Orlando, Florida, made the New York Times' list of 52 places to visit this year, described as an "unexpected culinary destination with a focus on grown-ups."<p>It's true — the brand-new neighborhood is filled with high-end stores and restaurants helmed by award-winning chefs. Soon, …

Winona Ryder and Keanu Reeves Can't Stand Each Other in Trailer for Destination Wedding and It's Beautiful

Winona Ryder and Keanu Reeves make a sweet crotchety couple in the trailer for <i>Destination Wedding</i>, which is a great title (perhaps the greatest) for …

The Trailer for Spike Lee and Jordan Peele's BlacKkKlansman Unpacks an Awesome True Story

The new movie follows a black police detective who infiltrates the KKK.<p>In 1978, a black Colorado Springs, Colorado, police detective named Ron Stallworth infiltrated the Ku Klux Klan, and he eventually rose through the ranks of the organization to become the head of a local chapter. While …

Paul Schrader's transcendent, outrageous First Reformed gives Ethan Hawke one of his best roles

The title of <i>First Reformed</i>, Paul Schrader’s best film in a very long time, refers to an old abolitionist church in upstate New York, a metaphor for …

Watching Hackers in 2017 – what happened to all the anarchy?

I’ve been talking about <i>Hackers</i> for months.<p>If you don’t know, <i>Hackers</i> is a 1995 cult classic about unnaturally hot teenage whiz kids. The gang spends their days roller-blading through traffic and geeking out over thick-looking computers. They program their high school’s sprinklers to go off during …

The Best Rain Jackets of 2018

<i>Last updated April 2018: We’ve added all-new picks for 2018 as well as two new sections designed to teach you how to re-waterproof a rain jacket and</i> …

Add All of These Science Fiction and Fantasy Books to Your August Reading List

August brings the final book in N.K. Jemison’s Hugo-winning <i>Broken Earth</i> trilogy, <i>The Stone Sky</i>—as well as Stephen Baxter’s sequel to H.G. Wells’ …

#6 Websites Which Can be a Book Lover's Paradise

Now, read a book on your smartphone for free<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Whether it's a lazy sunny afternoon or a rainy day, you are travelling or are at leisure, books have always been a much loved resort for many. While the love for a …

14 science fiction, fantasy, and horror books to read this August

Space opera, vikings, and epic fantasies<p>Summer is in full swing, which means that there’s plenty of time to grab a book and head outdoors to enjoy the sun and warm weather — at least here in Vermont, where the outdoor temperatures haven’t quite topped 90 degrees yet.<p>I helped cover San Diego …

About.com is reborn as Dotdash

Say farewell to About.com — the go-to site for basic information on the internet is being dispersed and retooled into a new brand called Dotdash.<p>Meet the new boss — not quite the same as the old boss.<p>Dotdash replaces the information-based URLs of About into separate verticals based on specific …

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Savage Workout with Brian Mazza

MH cover guy Brian Mazza shows no mercy with this full-body shredfest<p>Overview<p><b>Exercises:</b> 13• <b><br>Total Sets:</b> 40• <b><br>Total Minutes:</b> 1:00• <b><br>Best For</b>: Muscle• <b><br>Body Targets</b>: All, Total body<p>Are your workouts going to the next level? Are you feeling strong? <i>Men’s Health</i> cover guy Brian Mazza created this advanced workout …

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Scar-red Manga Based on Romance Game Moves Online in March

Jun Kumagai, pako, Daisuke Furuya work on manga based on Rejet, Red Entertainment's game<p>The February issue of Shueisha's Miracle Jump magazine …

Why You Need an Automatic Savings Plan

How to Create an Automatic Savings Plan<p>Redirect Part of Your Paycheck From Checking to Savings, and Then Leave It Alone<p>Updated April 19, 2018<p>Do you …

John Hurt's 8 Most Memorable Scifi and Fantasy Movie Roles

The sad news of John Hurt’s passing naturally got us thinking about his long career—particularly his many wonderful contributions to science fiction …

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The Ultimate Art App List

ArtBit<p>One of the most exciting apps out there, <b>ArtBit</b> lets you experience insider insights and offbeat discoveries from artists and enthusiasts …

Turn On Notifications In Google Opinion Rewards to Never Miss Free Money

If you’re not using Google Opinion Rewards, you should check it out. It’s a quick way to get free money for answering a few questions. If you do have …

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The Expanse's Secret Weapon? Actual Science | WIRED

Author: Geek's Guide to the Galaxy. Geek's Guide to the Galaxy Culture<p>Date of Publication: 01.28.17.<p>Time of Publication: 9:00 am. 9:00 am<p><i>The</i> <i>Expanse’s</i> …

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Physicists Have Found a Metal That Conducts Electricity But Not Heat

Defying one of the most fundamental laws of conductors.<p>Researchers have identified a metal that conducts electricity without conducting heat - an …

How to Become a Millionaire - It's Not out of Reach for Many Americans

Steps to Become a Millionaire<p>For Many Americans It's Not Out Of Reach<p>Updated March 03, 2018<p>If the headline of this article "How To Become a …

TOH Tested: Combination Squares

Get the latest news, updates and offers<br>from This Old House to your inbox<p>Now trending on TOH<p>What Is It? | White Disk with Tethered Light<p>More From …

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A 1920s House with a Modern Twist in Portland, Oregon<p>Design Trend 2018: The New TraditionalBECKI OWENS<p>BECKI OWENS- Design Trend 2018: The New …