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Sci-Fi Short Film Explores What Happens When You Travel at Light Speed

Adam Stern and Artifex Studios present a new short film detailing the incredible story of astronaut Ethan Kane, the first person attempting to travel …

Speed Of Light

Trump's incredible victory is a second Brexit (only better)

As the results of the 2016 election came in on Tuesday night I kept saying to myself, “wow, that’s amazing.” And then a second later: “No it’s not -- I’ve seen this movie before.” On the June 23 of this year, to be precise.<p>That was the night the British people voted to leave the EU, in what has now …

Behold No Man’s Sky players' gorgeous first planets | Polygon

No Man's Sky

The 30 Best Summer Road Trips

Get ready to hit the road.<p>Summer is almost here, which means it’s time to pack the car and hit the road. This year, in particular, is a great time to …

Much Better Adventures, The U.K. Travel Startup, Raises £400K And Expands To Cycling

London-based travel startup, Much Better Adventures, which lets you book ‘active holidays’ with independent providers, has raised £400,000 in seed funding to expand its ski offering and launch a second vertical in the form of road cycling holidays.<p>The investment comes from pre-seed and seed …

Hubris takes them all down: This is why every president makes the same dumb mistakes

We fight on both sides of wars. We think we can identify good terrorists and moderate rebels. We are always wrong<p><b>ISIS: Iraq War 3.0</b><p>The national security sector of the Deep State achieved a zenith of incoherence in June 2014, during the advance toward Baghdad of the insurgent group ISIS. Having …

Esports Market Ecosystem Map — December 2015

December wrapped up a year of consolidation within esports, especially in the tournament and league space, with Activision-Blizzard reportedly …

Let's all watch Todd Gurley jump right over Earl Thomas (and then fumble)

He can leap tall humans in a single bound.<p>Did you watch Rams vs. Seahawks on Sunday? Were you still watching in the fourth quarter when, at the same …

17 great Twitch channels to follow so you can melt your eyeballs on video games

Chances are that game streaming platform Twitch will generally have a player tacking your favorite video game at any time. But watching Twitch is just part of the fun — there are a lot of great streamers who, either with their immense skill or sharp community building chops, turn their channels …

'The Expanse' And The Physics Of Stealth In Space

A key plot point in the pilot of <i>The Expanse</i> involves a stealth ship, lying in wait for one set of unsuspecting protagonists to come along, at which point it unleashes destruction that will turn out to have disastrous consequences for everyone involved. This is a classic space-opera trope, which is …

Universe

China to build British nuclear plants that can be detonated remotely

<b>CHINA has agreed to build nuclear power stations in Britain that can be detonated from Beijing.</b><p>The first station, at Hinkley Point in Somerset, will …

Man unable to feel clean after strange car parked in his space

<b>A MAN fears he will never feel clean again after finding a strange car parked directly outside his house.</b><p>Joseph Turner, from Peterborough, was forced …