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See How a Slimy Sex Alien Was Created For One of This Year's Sneakiest Scifi Films

Chances are you’ve never heard of <i>The Untamed</i>. It was quietly released this summer and just hit Blu-ray this week. But once you see this behind the …

You Can Take These 8,000 College and University Courses For Free

College is expensive. In recent years several universities and colleges around the world have started offering some of their courses for free. Over …

7 Game Of Thrones deleted scenes that will change the way you watch the show from now on

Talk about an embarrassment of riches.<p><i>Game Of Thrones</i> season 7 is done. Finished. Over. Not only that, but – *sob* – we might not see any of season 8's new episodes until 2019.<p>But don't worry. There's still unseen <i>Thrones</i> to keep us going while we wait, in the form of key lost scenes we're pretty …

Neuroscientist explains how your brain hallucinates your conscious reality

In this recently released TED Talk, neuroscientist Anil Seth explains the intricacies of human consciousness and how we all are constantly …

Here’s how to delete your entire Facebook Messenger inbox

Whether it’s memes sent between friends or detailed archives of relationships past, Facebook messages can hold a lot of secrets.<p>Whether you’re hiding …

In tweet attacking Obama, Trump says Russia tried to influence election

WASHINGTON — President Trump appeared to acknowledge that Russia attempted to influence the 2016 presidential election, but only so he could blame former president Barack Obama.<p>“Just out: The Obama Administration knew far in advance of November 8th about election meddling by Russia. Did nothing …

Watch Neill Blomkamp’s New Short Film ‘Rakka’ Right Now

Neill Blomkamp, director of socially conscious science-fiction films “District ” and “Elysium” just released “Rakka”: the first short film from his …

Animation

This Clever Camera Trick Lets You Photograph the Invisible World Around Us

When you rub your hands together to create friction and warmth, heat energy radiating off your hand creates air currents. They’re completely …

Bends

Man builds a sick beach hut with hidden rooms and now we want one

Subterranean beach huts might be the way forward.<p>In the video above, Colin Furze takes viewers on a tour of the beach hut he built. He points out the …

Megyn Kelly, NBC Under Fire Over 'Sickening' Alex Jones Interview

Some are calling for a boycott of the network.<p>NBC News and Megyn Kelly are under fire for giving airtime to far-right radio show host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones.<p>In the past, Jones has claimed that the 9/11 attacks were an “inside job.” He also said the parents of the 20 students murdered at …

Man gets crushed beneath a giant water balloon in glorious slow motion

This isn't the first time YouTube duo The Slow Mo Guys have experimented with giant water balloons, and it's not going to be the last.<p>The clip above, …

Snorkeling

Good dog's TV watching ritual is so freaking adorable

TV watching rituals are important for optimal viewing pleasure and Heidi the dog knows all about it.<p>In the video above, Heidi's owner demonstrates …

A Montage Of Movie Characters Saying The Title Of Their Film

It's considered cheesy for a character to name drop the title of the film by today's standards, but back in the day the “title drop” was something …

Movies

The 35 words you’re (probably) getting wrong

Have you made a flagrant error, in confusing your alternative choices? The legendary Fleet Street editor Harold Evans proscribes this glossary to solve your language dilemmas<p>I freely acknowledge that, in a list of this sort, “glossary” is a fancy Latin word for a collection of pet peeves (noun, …

Language

NASA Couldn't Explain What Made This Strange, Deep Hole on Mars

Nobody said it was aliens...<p>As we celebrate 2000 days of Curiosity's exploration, we should remember it's just one of an army of robotic eyes …

Carbon Dioxide

Tip: A New Strategy for Push-Ups

Add this simple technique fix to your push-ups and you'll get much better results.<p>Why Most People Can't Do It Right<p>Push-ups are commonplace. If you …

The Benefits and Risks of Lucid Dreaming

Lucid dreams can be more than escapist fantasy, but in order to reap the benefits of your slumbering mind, you must first tell your brain that your …

Physiology

This Wonder Woman Featurette Is 13 Minutes of Pure Joy

Honestly, we couldn’t be more excited for the <i>Wonder Woman</i> movie, so a 13-minute featurette packed with new little glimpses of the movie is just icing …

This guy quit his job to become a full-time banana artist

Historically, bananas have had just two main uses: 1) a source of nourishment, and 2) a handy way to spin rival plumbers off course in a go-kart race.<p>…

Tim Burton

A brain tumor gave me a persistent sense of déjà vu—and changed the way I think about memory

One drab afternoon a few years ago, something very unusual happened to me. I was lounging under a tree in a packed east London park when I experienced a sudden feeling of vertigo, followed immediately by an overwhelming and intense sense of familiarity.<p>The people around me vanished and I found …

Neurophilosophy

Pitbull's tweet for Memorial Day is, yeah, pretty cringeworthy

Pitbull just posted the most Pitbull tweet ever.<p>Memorial Day in the U.S. is a time for reflection and remembrance, and like many well-known …

Hare caught smoking a cigarette has everyone making the same joke

Nothing to see hare. Just an adorable animal having a cheeky cigarette break.<p>An image of a hare scuttling across the road at Dublin Airport while …

Duty-free

Godzilla vs. Kong Just Landed an Unexpected but Inspired Choice as Its Director

You’ve seen <i>Godzilla</i>. You’ve seen <i>Kong: Skull Island</i>. <i>Godzilla</i> is coming back next year for sequel <i>King of the Monsters</i>, and then, finally, the two will …

This Beautifully Dark Creepy Fan Film Captures The Joker Harley Quinn Better Than Suicide Squad

It gets personal for DC loyalists when someone new portrays their favourite arch-nemesis to Batman, the Joker. And there is no right way to portray …

Why Airplane Windows Aren't Always Aligned With Passenger Seats

<b>The view from the top isn’t always all it’s cracked up to be—especially when you’re traveling in an airplane. Even the lucky passengers who score</b> …

If a Nuclear Bomb Explodes Nearby, Here's What You Should Do

Whatever you do, don't get into a car.<p>The first thing you'd see if a nuclear bomb exploded nearby is a flood of light so bright, you may think the …

Liam Payne

Alien: Covenant's 6 Biggest WTF Questions

Mother, play Wagner.<p>While Alien: Covenant resolved some of the questions we had after watching Prometheus, it threw up plenty of its own. Here are …

The 25 Best Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century, From ‘Children of Men’ to ‘Her’

With themes that range from love to fear to humanity itself, the best sci-fi movies of the 21st century all share distinctly original visions.<p>Sci-fi …

Science Fiction

Bad news, Hugh Jackman won't be in "Deadpool" after all

“It’s sorta out of my hands because I’m an actor who’s played Wolverine. I’m out,” he said, “But if I was running the studio and someone else was …

Pirates of the Caribbean 5: Johnny Depp rejected an early version of the script because it had a female villain

So, according to the powerful in Hollywood, there's only allowed to be one female villain. Just one.<p>Certainly, the production on <i>Pirates of the</i> …