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Disney Illustrator Combines Star Wars And Calvin & Hobbes, And The Result Is Adorable

Brian Kesinger (previously here) is a visual artist who has worked for Walt Disney Studios for over 16 years, but his work outside of the movie …

This SR-71 Blackbird Cockpit Tour Is The Most Fascinating Thing You'll See All Week

Veteran SR-71 pilot gives a highly detailed tour of both cockpits and shares incredible recollections from his time flying the legendary jet.<p>Youtube …

The Hidden Feature on Airplane Wings That Could Save Your Life in an Emergency

Aircraft manufacturers pay acute attention to aerodynamics. Each airplane wing is designed to be as smooth as possible to make the aircraft fly …

Cabin Crew

Arriving at the VFR sweet spot - without colliding or spinning in

To me, the sweet spot on a VFR approach is when 500 feet above the ground and descending toward the runway. Here, if the sight picture of the runway …

7 reasons why Homefront: The Revolution isn’t your typical triple­-A shooter

Like its protagonists, Homefront: The Revolution is an underdog. It suffered through development and publishing hell, with the IP changing hands …

Seconds from disaster: Heroic pilot holds nerve for epic landing in teeth of #StormKatie

The Flybe Dash-8 aircraft was buffeted ferociously in a formidable crosswind while on approach to the airport, appearing to hang in the air above the …

Examining Your Unanswered ‘Batman V Superman’ Questions

In some ways, <i>Batman V Superman</i> isn’t your typical superhero movie, and that includes the fact that it explains surprisingly little. In fact, you might walk out of the theater with a bunch of questions. So, we’ve got a few answers, with, obviously, plenty of spoilers.<p>Seriously, if you want to leave …

Watch Daisy Ridley's intense audition tape that landed her the role of Rey in 'Star Wars'

Daisy Ridley's character Rey was an integral part of J.J. Abrams' "Star Wars" new class. But how did the director know that this relatively unknown actress could help lead the charge in the galaxy far, far away? Her audition tape certainly helped. Watch Ridley's strong audition clip for the role of …

Star Wars

The director and stars of 'Batman v Superman' on what we can expect from the R-rated 'Ultimate Cut'

Say what you will about "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" (and people have said plenty), at 2 hours and a 33 minutes — packing in three of the comic-book realm's biggest icons, a psychotic supervillain, a giant alien monster and more plot threads than you can shake a kryptonite-tipped spear at — …

Comic Books

WATCH: Disabling IPhone Animations Can Actually Speed Up Your Device

Just one little tweak makes your iPhone feel brand-new again!<p>Compared to desktop computers, iPhones run very lean and very mean, but that's not to …

HitFix

The Bomb Inside Darth Vader No One Talks About<p>Peyton Reed Gives Us Some Insight Into That Shocking Mid-Credit Scene In 'Ant-Man And The Wasp'<p>‘Ant-Man …

Darth Vader

‘Captain America: Civil War’ Will Reportedly Be Marvel’s Lengthiest Movie Yet

Most superhero movies in recent years have also been super long. <i>The Avengers</i> was close to 2 and 1/2 hours when it was released in 2012, and <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i> pulled into theaters last summer only a minute shorter. Granted, there is a lot of stuff to pack into films that encompass a hand full …

A video recorded by a pilot mid-flight showing a tense situation of what appears to be a “drag race” between a Boeing 747 and a Boeing 737 at 33,000 feet has recently surfaced online. The speeding aircraft appear to be virtually on top of each other, but in actuality, they are separated by at least 2,000 […]

Watch This High-Speed Plane Race at 33K Feet<p>A video recorded by a pilot mid-flight showing a tense situation of what appears to be a “drag race” …

Piper the Border Collie patrols an airline runway, looks incredibly badass

Walking the runway doesn't always refer to fashion.<p>For one badass Border Collie named Piper, it means patrolling the airplane runways at Cherry …

How Hollywood completely transformed the voice of the airplane captain

Airline pilots used to have a lock on "cool."<p>Back in the 1970s, even into the 80s, the captain's voice over the aircraft PA was the ultimate flyboy …

Japanese Twitter users had the most creative ways to say 'no' to this wedding invite

What happened to a simple "yes" or "no" RSVP reply?<p>Japanese Twitter user Toshihiro Anzai posted a picture of a wedding invite with the outline of a …

Watch: Lightning bolt strikes aircraft as it flies through storm | world

A passenger aboard a Korean Air Lines flight has captured the moment when the aircraft's wing was struck by lightning mid-air.<p>The video shows the …

South Korea

10 beloved planes that have been retired | CNN Travel

Allegiant Air Flight 426: Pilot Told Runway Closed With Only Three Minutes Of Fuel Left In Tank

The pilot of a plane with three minutes of fuel left was told he could not land at North Dakota airport because the runway was closed. Allegiant Air …

Watch the Reveal Trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3

Developer Treyarch has officially revealed some major details about Call of Duty: Black Ops III today, including the game's first trailer, which you can watch below.<p>Black Ops III is being developed for next-gen consoles and PC and is set for a November 6, 2015 release date.

Call of Duty (Video Game)

Batman Arkham Knight

13 Of The Strangest ATC Phrases Ever Used

Yes, these are real terms.<p>1) ALERFA<p>It sounds like it might be some sort of bacteria, but ALERFA actually stands for 'alert phase'. It's a situation …

Top 10 aviation apps (you haven't heard of)

Last week we covered the top 10 aviation apps we see pilots using most in the cockpit. This top 10 list is a bit different, and is designed to help …

The windowless plane set for take-off in a decade

It is a glimpse into the future that will inspire wonder in some people but perhaps strike terror into the heart of the nervous flyer: a windowless plane that nonetheless allows passengers to see what’s going on outside, as well as checking their email and surfing the net.<p>In a vision of what the …

5 iPhone Games You Can't Miss This Week

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15 Must-Have Apps For Your New iPad

That's a lot to choose from. And, of course, some apps are better and more useful than others.<p>Whether you're planning on buying a new iPad soon or are just looking for something different for your current iPad, this list will help you sort through the hundreds of thousands of apps Apple has to …

Apps

Escaped crabs delay New York flight, passengers crabby | CNN Travel

Steam's new Discovery Update makes it easier to find games you actually want

Valve lets you curate games for friends, family, and strangers<p>After discreetly tweaking its overall look, swapping some of its obsidian palette for varying shades of deep blue, Steam has launched its Discovery Update. The redesign introduces a brand new store front, along with a barrage of features …