Ammar Albazzaz

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The World’s Most Talented Barista Is Drawing This Year’s Best Picture Nominees In Coffee

Mike Breach, barista extraordinaire, is stepping up his game as the Academy Awards approach. He’s in the process of “painting” this year’s Best Picture nominees — in lattes. So far he’s finished <i>Dallas Buyers Club</i>, <i>Gravity</i>, <i>Her</i>, and <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> (see below).<p>Lest you think this is all just …

Malaysia Airlines: Two million internet users take part in 'crowd sourcing' search for plane

An unprecedented crowdsourcing operation has been launched to look for Flight 370 using satellite images<p>More than two million people are scouring the internet for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in a virtual search party.<p>In an unprecedented example of crowd-sourcing, DigitalGlobe, <b>an</b> …

Rough diamond hints at vast quantities of water inside Earth

A small, battered diamond found in the gravel strewn along a shallow riverbed in Brazil has provided evidence of a vast "wet zone" deep inside the Earth that could hold as much water as all the world's oceans put together.<p>The water is not sloshing around inside the planet, but is held fast within …

Why Is This A Special Time For The Universe?

<i>You might be surprised to know that you’re living in a very special time in the Universe. And in the far future, our descendant astronomers will wish</i> …

Universe

Strange Signal From Galactic Center Is Looking More and More Like Dark Matter

The more that scientists stare at it, the more a strange signal from the center of the Milky Way galaxy appears to be the result of dark matter …

Mark Ruffalo Wants To Play An Even Greener Hulk In A Standalone Movie

At Sundance, Mark Ruffalo talked quite a bit about environmental issues (especially fracking) before mentioning his role of Hulk in <i>The Avengers</i>. Total Film reports he’d like to do a Hulk spin-off movie touching on environmental issues. A hippie Hulk? <i>Simpsons</i> did it.<p>During the interview, Ruffalo …

Forbes' Most Influential Celebrities 2014 List Led By Steven Spielberg, Naturally

As it does every so often, Forbes has released yet another list that pits celebrities against one another. This time, the index is influence, hence creating the Most Influential Celebrities 2014 list.<p>"To create this list we turned to E-Poll Market Research which ranks more than 6,600 celebrities on …

Celebrities' Oldest Friends

We all have that friend whom we've known for decades and remained close with despite all of the little things in life that drag you in different directions. Let's be honest -- they know too much about you to be let go.<p>The same sort of age–old friendship exists in the realm of celebrities. The only …

Madonna Drops The N-Bomb On Instagram, Apologizes (UPDATE)

Madonna is in hot water after dropping the N-bomb in an Instagram caption yesterday (Jan. 17).<p>The singer posted a photo of her 13-year-old son Rocco boxing and captioned it: "No one messes with Dirty Soap! Mama said knock you out! #disni--a," reports TMZ. Her over one million followers soon took to …

Cate Blanchett Slams Matthew McConaughey At The SAG Awards

When Cate Blanchett took to the stage to accept her SAG Award for Best Actress, her acceptance speech was almost instantly cut off by a teleprompter informing her she had run out of time.<p>"I've been away from the film industry for a long time making theater ... 29 seconds?! Matthew McConaughey spoke …