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Kevlar inventor Stephanie Kwolek dies aged 90

The woman who invented Kevlar – the bullet-proof material used in body armour – has died at the age of 90<p>Stephanie Kwolek, an <b>American</b> chemist who in 1965 invented a super-strong fibre called Kevlar that revolutionised body armour, has died at the age of 90.<p>Kwolek, who worked for the DuPont chemical …

Bobby Womack Dead at 70

Bobby Womack, the legendary soul singer whose career spanned seven decades, died Friday at age 70. A representative for Womack’s label XL Recordings …

Alexander Shulgin, 'Godfather of ecstasy', dies aged 88

<b>The chemist who reinvented the popular party drug ecstasy has died at the age of 88 from liver cancer.</b><p>Alexander Shulgin earned his nickname, the Godfather of ecstasy, after honing a way to make the drug - and testing it out on himself to check it had worked.<p>A Facebook post by his wife and research …

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'Edge of Tomorrow' and 8 Great Movies That Manipulate Time

The manipulation of time as a way to comment on life, death, love, memory and any number of other weighty subjects, is an inexhaustible narrative …

#DDay70 D-Day -1:

<i>General Dwight D. Eisenhower meets with U.S. paratroopers in England, just before they board their airplanes to participate in the first assault in the invasion of the continent of Europe, the Normandy Invasion., 06/05/1944</i><p>From the series: Official Army Photographs, 1942 - 1969

CNN Talks To Stan Lee About His History In Comics And Film

“There should be a superhero for every type of person.”<p>Stan Lee, king of diversity there.<p>“I’d like to be remembered as a guy who co-created a lot of …

Gordon Willis, ‘Godfather’ Cinematographer, Dead at 82

Legendary cinematographer Gordon Willis, the “Prince of Darkness” who was responsible for the look of such era-defining films of the Seventies as the …

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Latest<p>When You Don't Want To DM Dungeons & Dragons, There's Gloomhaven<p>Board Games 07/06/2018 10:02 am<p>Board Games<p>Hot Toys’ Black Panther T'Chaka …

Watch This Awesome Nerd Medley, The Dark Game of Hobbit Knight Thrones

What do <i>Game of Thrones</i>, <i>The Hobbit</i>, <i>Lord of the Rings</i> and <i>The Dark Knight</i> trilogy all have in common? Unbearable nerd sadness. Oh, and some of the songs …

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Latest<p>Count Dooku Battles Yoda in Hot Toys’ 'Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones' Figure Lineup<p>Star Wars: Attack of the Clones 06/15/2018 …

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Explaining How Rich Bill Gates Is

This is a video from 2011 of Neil DeGrasse Tyson trying to explain just how rich Bill Gates is. SPOILER: rich as f***. AND HE GIVES HIS MONEY AWAY. …

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Latest<p>Cyptozoic Debuts ‘Rick and Morty’ Trading Cards<p>Rick and Morty 9 hours ago<p>Rick and Morty<p>'My Hero Academia' Preview Teases Major Shift for the …

Meet the man who remade Middle‑earth

<b>John:</b> That’s right. Yes, I just got back yesterday, actually.<p><b>Ethan:</b> How long had you been in New Zealand, or have you been going back and forth …

The Monuments Men

• <b>Author:</b> Robert M. Edsel & Bret Witter<p>At the same time Adolf Hitler was attempting to take over the western world, his armies were methodically seeking and hoarding the finest art treasures in Europe. The Fuehrer had begun cataloguing the art he planned to collect as well as the art he would …