Jacob LaFrance

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See why Rogue One's final scene is the perfect prologue to A New Hope

Separated by 40 years and one hyperspace jump<p><i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i> is set to come out digitally at the end of the week and on Blu-ray and other home releases next week, which means fans will be able to play the film back to back with <i>A New Hope</i>. A new fan cut shows just how well Gareth …

George Lucas

India just banned all forms of disposable plastic in its capital

India’s capital city Delhi has introduced a ban on disposable plastic.<p>Cutlery, bags, cups and other forms of single-use plastic were prohibited by …

We'll Never See These Animals Again

If 2016 was a rough year for the animal kingdom, 2017 could be worse. Most scientists agree that we are experiencing a sixth mass extinction, but …

Biodiversity

Study: Child Laborers In Bangladesh Are Working 64 Hours A Week

In Bangladesh, a new report finds, impoverished children are working long hours in violation of that country's labor laws. Children under the age of 14 who've given up school for jobs are toiling an average 64 hours a week, according to a British think tank.<p>Researchers from the London-based …

Patriots have a knack for unearthing buried treasure. Dion Lewis is no exception.

Isn’t this just like the New England Patriots? They <i>would</i> go and find their most vibrant offensive threat on the discard pile, wouldn’t they? Other teams draft and sign; the Patriots rummage. One search a couple of years ago turned up Dion Lewis, a running back thrice dismissed from NFL rosters, …