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Top 10 action movies

Peter Bradshaw on action movies<p>In some ways, it should be the quintessential cinema genre. After all, what does the director shout at the beginning of a take? Action – at times a euphemism for violence and machismo – evolved into a recognisable genre in the 80s. Gunplay and athleticism resurfaced …

3D printer duplicates paintings down to the last brush stroke (video)

We've seen 3D printers produce some pretty amazing things, but nothing quite like this. Tim Zaman, a Dutch researcher, has reportedly developed a 3D duplication technique capable of capturing incredible detail, such as brush strokes and other textures on a painting. With a captured image on hand, …

Eli Roth, Director of ‘The Green Inferno,’ on His Favorite Bloody Movie Kills

The horror director on his top gross-out scenes, including a zombie biting a (real) shark—and worse.<p>It’s hard to pick your favorite movie kills …

Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP has sold over 1.5 million units

Experimental pixelated adventure Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP has sold over 1.5 million units since it launched on iPad in March 2011, …

Terminator, Wall-E & More of the Best Robots in Film (Video)

Pacific Rim is only the latest movie to feature machines with humanlike hearts. From the real Paranoid Android to Bishop and HAL, these are the …

The Hardest Thing To Find In The Universe?

What is rarer than a shooting star?<p>Rarer than a diamond?<p>Rarer than any metal, any mineral, so rare that if you scan the entire earth, all six million billion billion kilos or 13,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 pounds of our planet, you would find only one ounce of it?<p>What is so rare it has never …

Digital pen spell checks handwritten notes as you write

A digital pen can detect mistakes in handwritten text, its inventors have claimed.<p>The Lernstift pen could make simple spelling and gramatical errors a thing of the past by gently vibrating when the writer spells a word incorrectly or writes illegibly.<p>The device uses fully built-in handwriting …

The Best LeMons Race Car So Far: The Homer from "The Simpsons"! – Feature

We love it when LeMons teams build a piece of vehicular sculpture so amazing that we don’t even care how well it performs on the race track— say, the Spirit of LeMons road-racing Cessna 310 or the Nutjob Racing air-stairs race car— and in fact those cars mostly prove weirdly competent on a road …

‘Man of Steel’ Is Fun to Watch, But It’s Still a Failure. Here’s Why.

The new Man of Steel borrows heavily from classic Superman comics. So why is it so bad? Sujay Kumar on the movie’s key missing ingredient. (Warning: …