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Big changes ahead for Marvel's Cinematic Universe

A host of changes are about to sweep the Marvel Cinematic Universe, affecting several of the movies that will follow May's <i>Captain America: Civil …

Comics

12 comic book series you can binge-read this week

Who needs Netflix when you have a good graphic novel?<p>There are plenty of long reads in the literary world — but comic book lovers often find …

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

Star Wars: Rebellion is a great board game nearly crippled by an awful manual

This epic game, faithful to the spirit of the original films, is worth your time<p>Late last year hobby games maker Fantasy Flight Games announced <i>Star Wars: Rebellion</i>. Creating a big strategy game in the Star Wars universe alone would get tabletop fans excited, but what pushed <i>Rebellion</i> to the top of …

Rapper Macklemore checks his white privilege

Two years ago, Macklemore was apologizing for his success. Going up against the likes of established favorites Jay Z, Kanye West, Drake and Kendrick Lamar at the 2014 Grammys, he bested them all, taking home awards for best new artist, best rap song, best rap performance and the coveted best rap …

Rap & Hip-Hop
Comic Books

This "Harry Potter" Theory Reveals One Thing You Never Noticed About The Dursleys

Who knew a tissue could be so symbolic?

Every theory fans have about Rey in 'Star Wars'

Since the film's release, fans have been coming up with a lot of theories on who the young girl can possibly be. Speculation goes way beyond whether Rey's a Solo or a Skywalker (or even a Kenobi).<p>We've searched through every theory we could find about the mystery girl and some of them are truly out …

Star Wars

See Celebs Dressed Like Superheroes

1 of 18<p>Celeb Superheroes<p>They can be your heroes, baby. While Avengers and X-Men have been slipping into superhero costumes on the big screen for …

Ambien is a wonder drug that's killing my gaming habit

How a busy father of five is sleeping better, and why that sucks<p>I have five kids.<p>I put this in articles sometimes, and there are always people in the comments who are surprised. It's a fact that flavors every aspect of my life, from work to play. It's not so much a detail about my family, it's who …

A former MI5 agent told us why it's so easy for Islamic State terrorists to move around without being noticed

Dhar had also repeatedly shown up at Islamic extremist rallies in the UK and had appeared on TV advocating the terrorist cause.<p>This is not unusual.<p>The first "Jihadi John," Mohammed Emwazi, escaped from the UK to go to Islamic State/ISIS/Daesh even though he was known to MI5 and was on the Home …

Surveillance

‘MasterChef Junior’ Season 4 Episode 9: Gordon Ramsay Gets Burned

<i>MasterChef Junior</i> Power Ranking, baseline points<p>Scoring is totally arbitrary, of course, with the exception of these points:<br>• 1 point for staying in the competition<br>• 2 points for making it to the top three in a challenge<br>• 5 points for winning a challenge<br>• 3 points for making me cry<br>• 50 point …

Gordon Ramsay

Beef Kalbi Recipe - Chowhound

This is Korean barbecue at its best: thin slices of beef short rib marinated and grilled.<p><b>What to buy:</b> Korean-style beef short ribs are much thinner …

The gadgets you will want in your home in 2016

We might not be living like The Jetsons just yet, but at the rate technology is advancing, we might not be that far off.<p>Anyone who attend the …

4. A Time Travelling Kylo Ren

If you really want Star Wars to jump the shark, then going this route would do the trick. Time travel isn't something which has ever factored into …

Kylo Ren

Who is behind Cicada 3301? A brief history of the hardest puzzle on the internet

A new challenge may have been set for the world’s most skilful code-breakers by the enigmatic Cicada 3301 ‘organisation’<p>A complex internet challenge for the world’s brightest brains has reportedly returned with a cryptic tweet from the anonymous group.<p>Who is behind Cicada 3301?<p>Cicada 3301 is the …

Aleister Crowley

Fan Fridays: Is Grant Ward in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. the Villainous Hive?

Ward is dead...sort of! Following the mid-season finale of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Ward and Coulson had their final head to head, resulting in Phil …

Comics

David Bowie Honored With Lightning Bolt-Shaped Constellation

<i>Photo by SDSS, DSS Consortium, NASA/ESA/STScl</i><p>Belgian radio station Studio Brussels and MIRA Public Observatory have honored David Bowie with a constellation in the night sky, DDB Brussels reports. They registered seven stars in the shape of the iconic lightning bolt adorning Bowie's face on the …

David Bowie

These New Wearables Aren't For Your Wrist

People’s wrists are being overrun by the machines.<p>Apple (aapl) last year finally debuted the gadget maker’s first foray into the world of watches. It …

Wearable Tech

Meet the Video Game Who's Now the Face of Louis Vuitton

She's a fictional character, but why should that stop her from rocking a chic purse?<p>Louis Vuitton made the news for featuring a skirt-sporting Jaden Smith in one of their recent ad campaigns. It was a bold, progressive move, especially from a design house that’s not generally associated with …

Louis Vuitton

'Racist' video game pulled after uproar over killing Australia Aborigines

The app, "Survival Island 3 -- Australia Story", tells users that they have to find ways to stay alive in "one of the most dangerous places in the world", including having to "fight with aboriginals -- you invaded their home!".<p>The change.org petition, which has been signed by more than 50,000 …

Google Play

'It has failed,' Bitcoin software developer says

After developing software for Bitcoin for five years, Mike Hearn has sold his coins and is backing out.<p>In an article on Medium, Hearn details the …

'Poor internet for poor people': India's activists fight Facebook connection plan

Ferocious momentum continues to build against social media giant’s bid to take charge of the country’s internet through a program called Free Basics<p>India is having its internet uprising, and many western activists can’t figure out what to do about it.<p>Since the spring of 2015, Indian activists have …

Social Media

PV for "Fairy Tail Zero" Anime Prequel Story Posted

The Japanese official website for the TV anime adaptation of Hiro Mashima's fantasy action manga series <i>Fairy Tail</i> today posted a 30-second PV for its …

Review: Gravity Rush Remastered

<i>Gravity Rush</i> is and remains one of the coolest games on the PS Vita, even three years after its original 2012 release. Unfortunately for fans of cool …

‘Alien: Covenant’ Will Have A ‘Pretty Hard R’ Rating, Promises Ridley Scott

Now that we know the <i>Prometheus</i> sequel will be called <i>Alien: Covenant</i>, opens October 6, 2017, and stars Michael Fassbender and Katherine Waterston (but no Noomi Rapace?), more details are slowly emerging. Director Ridley Scott just arrived in Sydney, Australia, to start production on this <i>Star …

Harry Potter actor Sean Biggerstaff remembers Alan Rickman

Sean Biggerstaff’s tribute to Alan Rickman proves just how far the late actor’s impact reached. Biggerstaff held a small role on the first two <i>Harry</i> …

2016 game release-date calendar

It’s hard to keep track of everything in your life like doctors appointments, anniversaries, and birth days. But, most importantly, you need to know when new video games are coming out. Let us help.<p>This is where we’ll keep track of every game coming out in 2016. We’ll update this post as needed. If …

You can get David Bowie's only video game for free until Jan. 22

David Bowie was perfectly cast in dual roles as an all-digital techno-revolutionary and a space-age rock star in Quantic Dream's 1999 game, <i>Omikron:</i> …