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The 100 best science fiction movies of all time, according to critics

1/<p>100. "Movement and Location" (2015)<p>Brooklyn Film<p><b>Critic score:</b> 74/100<p><b>User score:</b> 8.6/10<p><b>What critics said:</b> "Despite its sci-fi hook, 'Movement and …

This Artist Makes Lifelike Balloon Animals And I, For One, Am Truly Astonished

I WANT TO BOOK HIM FOR MY BIRTHDAY PARTY!!!!!!!!

Sculpture

The 12 Best Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix

We browsed for the good stuff so you don't have to.<p>Netflix is a virtually endless gallery of cool movies and TV shows to watch, and an even more endless gallery of laughable bullshit that has absolutely no business attempting to entertain me or the people I care about. I can't tell you the number …

Movies

Physicists Have Discovered a Way to Track Unobserved Quantum Particles

One of the underlying principles of quantum theory is that quantum objects can exist as waves or particles. But, they do not exist as either until …

THE 8 MOST DANGEROUS MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS IN THE WORLD

If you’ve grown tired of the same old mountain biking trails, we’ve got a treat for you. We’ve scoured the world (via the world wide web) and found …

Mountain Biking

The uphill battle to make the Tour de France more exciting

Team Sky's sixth Tour de France victory in seven years has left cycling desperately seeking ways to restore suspense to the peloton. But how can i be …

Road Cycling

What is consciousness?

What is being in love, feeling pain or seeing colour made of? How our brains make conscious experience has long been a riddle – but we’re uncovering …

Consciousness

Meal-kit maker Chef'd went belly up, but its brand lives on — with a strategy that shows where the industry is heading

Time was, online meal-kit companies like Blue Apron were going to either revolutionize the food industry, taking on both grocery stores and restaurants — or go bankrupt because of the cost and complexity of shipping fresh meat and produce to customers’ front doors.<p>But now a third option is …

Selling

The Best Textbooks on Every Subject

For years, my self-education was stupid and wasteful. I learned by consuming blog posts, Wikipedia articles, classic texts, podcast episodes, popular …

Machine Learning

Obsession: Nudes by Klimt, Schiele, and Picasso from the Scofield Thayer Collection

Exhibition Overview<p>This exhibition at The Met Breuer presents a selection of some fifty works from The Met's Scofield Thayer Collection—a collection …

Art

Simple Mango Pudding Recipe

"This simple mango dessert is so easy to make yet extremely smooth and tasty."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup hot water<p>1 cup white sugar<p>2 (.25 ounce) packages …

The 38 Essential Paris Restaurants

Where to find perfect steak frites, matcha-filled crepes, roasted chicken and wine, and lamb-laden couscous in the City of Light<p>Over the last 10 years, Paris has boldly reclaimed its title as the best food city in Europe. The French capital is bustling with a brilliant constellation of new …

France

The Evolution of Blockchain — Where Are We?

Ever since January of 2009, blockchain technology has been growing and evolving. What was once thought of as a fad, now stands on the brink of …

Now you can learn creative writing from The Handmaid's Tale author Margaret Atwood

The season 2 finale of <i>The Handmaid’s Tale</i> hit Hulu on Wednesday, serving as another reminder that Margaret Atwood’s 1985 novel has really stood the …

A French Investigation Reveals How To Tell Where Your Wine Really Came From

There is a global movement to ensure that a wine’s birthplace is clearly labeled on the bottle. According to Wine Origins, “when it comes to wine, location matters.” This approach is officially supported by producer organizations around the world including Bordeaux, Champagne, Burgundy and 20 other …

How to colour comics

Colouring comics is the best job in the art world, as far as I’m concerned, because it leans heavily towards the fun part of art: the storytelling. …

If you only read one book this summer … make it this one

<b>Literary page turner</b><i><br>Home Fire</i> <i>by</i> <i>Kamila Shamsie</i><br>Sophocles’s <i>Antigone</i> is remodelled for a searingly contemporary tale of state violence, Islamist radicalisation and family duty in this year’s Women’s prize winner.<p><b>Beach read</b><i>Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney</i><br>Catch up on the witty Irish debut about …

Books

The best two-player board games to break out on your next date night

Settlers of Catan, 7 Wonders and Codenames have come out with two-player variants<p>Board games are always a fun activity for big groups of friends, but if you live with a partner or roommate, it can be nice to just break out a quick two-player game after work.<p>Many board game companies have recognized …

How Quantum Mechanics Makes Ant-Man the Most Powerful Avenger

Of all Marvel’s mighty Avengers, who is the most powerful? Would it be Dr. Strange, with his command of time and space? Would it be the Hulk, with …

2018 Tour de France broadcast schedule

NBC and NBCSN will air live coverage of all 21 stages of the Tour de France, while NBC Sports Gold will live stream every stage from start to finish …

An Astronomer Explains Black Holes at 5 Levels of Difficulty

You probably know the basics when it comes to black holes: A lot of mass squished into not a lot of volume makes for an entity so prodigiously dense, …

Black Holes

The mind-bendy weirdness of the number zero, explained

We explain nothing.<p>The computer you’re reading this article on right now runs on a binary — strings of zeros and ones. Without zero, modern electronics wouldn’t exist. Without zero, there’s no calculus, which means no modern engineering or automation. Without zero, much of our modern world …

Mathematics

15 Stunning Images of Silver-Blonde Hair to Inspire Your Next Shade Change

There are two types of people in the world: Those who can commit to seeing their colorist every four to six weeks, and those who push six or seven …

THE EMERGENT SELF

"Why do emergent selves, virtual identities, pop up all over the place, creating worlds, whether at the mind/body level, the cellular level, or the …

Calculus and a Calculator

Earlier this year, [Dan Maloney] went inside mechanical calculators. Being the practical sort, [Dan] jumped right into the Pascaline invented by …

Rare Works of J.M.W Turner Head to Auction in London

By<p>July 3, 2018 2:53 p.m. ET<p>From 1841 to 1844, the English Romantic painter and watercolorist J.M.W. Turner traveled in Switzerland to record the …

The five countries that set world culture

Rather than military, political or economic might, it’s the culture of these countries that most strongly impacts the wider world.<p>Global influence is often measured by military, political or economic might, but for some countries, it’s the strength of the culture – its food, fashion or …

Harry Potter

Diamond Lake in the Trinity Alps Wilderness in the @ShastaTrinityNF. One of the most spectacular places I've ever hiked. I've never seen tree diversity like here. (Turns out the only place with *more* conifer diversity is in Russia.) https://t.co/LB4fvSpzhP

Why Getting A PhD In Science Prepares You Well To Be A Start-Up Founder

Many young people aspire to be start-up founders and many universities have added ‘entrepreneurship’ as a major, both in their graduate and undergraduate programs. Today we live in a beautiful age, an age that allows people to create their ideas into enterprises more than ever before. We live in an …

Startups