Alexander St.Croix

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6 Massive Video Games That You Need To Play Twice

There’s nothing quite like finishing a good game. You saved the day and everything in the story is wrapped up in a nice, neat little bow. But then …

Neat

Thor: Ragnarok reviews hail the Hela-funny film, but not the Marvel formula

As with brothers Anthony and Joe Russo on <i>Captain America: The Winter Soldier</i> and James Gunn with <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i>, <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> got the Taika …

Bomb-sniffing CIA dog dropped from program after 'no longer interested'

A bomb-sniffing pup just couldn't make the cut for the CIA's explosive detection canine training program.<p>The intelligence agency said in a blog post Wednesday that Lulu, part of the fall 2017 "puppy class," began to show signs "she wasn’t interested in detecting explosive odors" after a few weeks …

Pets

The Best Photos of the Great American Eclipse

Of the endless stream of Great American Eclipse photos being shared online, there are some notable gems that are going wildly viral on social media. …

What happens if you try to watch the eclipse without special glasses? Nothing good.

We all know not to stare at the sun, right? Seems like common sense, but every time an eclipse comes around, a few people invariably try to watch it without special, protective eyewear and end up damaging their eyeballs.<p>Even during August's solar eclipse, when the moon will travel across the sun …

NASA will crash a satellite into an asteroid

Smashing a spacecraft into an Earth-bound asteroid could prevent armageddon.<p>NASA is one step closer to testing its proposed line of defence against the threat of a potential asteroid impact on Earth. The "kinetic impactor technique" essentially involves smashing a spacecraft into an asteroid to …

Asteroids

Scorpion rising

Low-lying constellation Scorpius the Scorpion rising behind some of the flora in the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, California.<p>Chirag Upreti …