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20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could …

27 of April 2017's best streaming debuts on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, HBO, and more

The month is stacked with great streaming options.<p>We’ll level with you: April 2017 is absolutely <i>stacked</i> with new streaming options, to the point where the committed viewer could get away with not leaving the house for the entire month. There’s a true bounty, featuringhotly anticipated original TV …

Entertainment

After the Women's March: six mass US demonstrations to join this spring

Organizers across the US are riding the momentum of the post-inauguration march to mobilize in solidarity with scientists, immigrants, LGBT people and more<p>Hope your feet aren’t sore yet, because come spring, there are major nationwide marches planned for nearly every weekend.<p>After the success of …

Economic Justice

This controller attachment turns an iPhone 7 into a portable gaming console

Gamevice today announced the release of a new game controller attachment for the iPhone 7 that brings back its sorely missed headphone jack.<p>In 2013, …

Shoot Like a Pro with These 8 Clever Camera Hacks from Photographer Peter McKinnon (VIDEO)

Peter McKinnon is an award-winning Canadian photographer and like many pros he’s often had to rig something up in the field to solve a problem. In …

Wait, did Newt Scamander actually have a cameo in the “Harry Potter” movies???

Some of the greatest things about the <i>Harry Potter</i> franchise — after the books and movies, of course — would be the fans. Their ideas and insights …

This protein is mutated in half of all cancers. New drugs aim to fix it before it’s too late

It has been nearly impossible to get a good look at Rommie Amaro's favorite protein in action. Called p53, the protein sounds the alarm to kill cells …

'My Beautiful Laundrette' Taught Me I Deserve Love

I saw something I'd never seen before from the Western films of my youth: a gay man of color fall in love.<p>Growing up in India, homosexuality was treated like a mysterious foreign disease. Even in the mid 90s, it was not something to be discussed among polite company. When it was, it was whispered …

LGBTQI

Epitaphs for the Living

Project info<p>In 1987 I began photographing people with HIV/AIDS and asked them to write their response to living with the disease under their image. The resulting photographs and stories were published in the first full-length documentary book on AIDS: "Epitaphs for the Living: Words and Images in …

AIDS

These are all the horror movies you should watch on Netflix in October (if you dare)

The list of reasons we’re looking forward to October is so long that we’ve written an embarrassing amount of articles covering the topic. It’s the …

Scientists Have Discovered A Way To Kill Superbugs Without Antibiotics

As antibiotics become more commonplace, whether we need them or not, superbugs are worrying doctors and turning up more and more often. So the race is on to find methods to kill superbugs without antibiotics, and a new paper might reveal a major breakthrough.<p>Shu Lam, a graduate student at the …

Pokémon Go Moves - Fast TMs, Charge TMs, and the highest DPS, best Fast Attacks and Charge Moves listed

<b>Pokémon moves</b> have been an integral part of the franchise since its inception, from the damage counters of the Trading Card Game through to the …

J.K. Rowling Had The Perfect Response To Scientists Questioning The Purpose Of The Female Orgasm

Because she's J.K. Rowling and the queen of quips.

J. K. Rowling

Mind-blowing app Prisma makes Instagram’s filters look lame

There was a time when people thought a painter’s work was so intricate and personal, it was deemed impossible to recreate.<p>Well, that time is over. With Prisma, you now have your own, personal Picasso in your pocket. Just pick a photo from your phone, and it starts painting.<p>By using a combination of …

Apps

Scientists Just Discovered Where HIV Began

Birthplace of the disease that won't die.<p>Diseases, while disastrous, often come and go in the public eye. We hear about ebola, but then another one …

Canon's latest EOS M lens has a built-in ring flash

Canon's first EOS M may have landed with a thud, but things are getting much better for the mirrorless system. The company launched the excellent EOS M3 late last year, and just revealed a very interesting lens, the EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM. It's the first EF-M macro lens, and only the eighth …

93% of Leukaemia Patients in Remission After an Experimental T Cell Therapy

It's early days, but this is promising.<p>Doctors are reporting "extraordinary" results after the first clinical trial of an experimental type of …

Dark Souls 3 Cheat Sheet

Hide Completed Hide Completed<p>Filter Checklist<p>NG<p>NG+<p>NG++<p>Playthrough Checklist<p>Cathedral of the Deep<p>Achievement Checklists<p>Master of Expression: Learn all …

Dark Souls

Skin cancer: Pair of drugs 'eliminate 20% of tumours'

<b>A fifth of people with advanced melanoma have no sign of tumours in their body after treatment with a pair of immunotherapy drugs, a study shows.</b><p>The first survival data on using ipilimumab and nivolumab in combination showed 69% of patients, in a trial on 142, were still alive after two years.<p>UK …

Cancer

How to find some of Dark Souls 3's best hidden weapons

Put that broken straight sword down. Let's talk. Dark Souls 3 has so much more to offer beyond it's completely capable (but oh, so drab) starting …

How to upgrade your character and craft the best weapons in Dark Souls 3

PREPARE TO DIE LESS<p>Your journey through Lothric doesn't end here. Be sure to check out the rest of Polygon's <i>Dark Souls 3</i> guide , which offers everything from tips for beginners and returning masochists to detailed walkthroughs of every area — including all of the secret, bonus content.<p>Crafting …

10 tips for Dark Souls 3 newcomers

Good news, Dark Souls fans: Dark Souls 3 is a dense, challenging game. But for those who are new to the series, this might be an intimidating …

MacTrast Deals: NES30 Pro Bluetooth Game Controller

Sure, playing retro games on your Mac or iOS device is fun, but keyboard or on screen controls just don’t give you the same old school feeling that a …

These $20 earbuds are an obvious upgrade over the ones that came with your phone

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon If you're using the pair of earbuds that came with your phone — say, the EarPods Apple bundles with every iPhone— and you care …

Xiaomi Pistons 3 Review

We have all heard of Xiaomi’s Pistons series earphones. Also, the 3rd Gen of Pistons has been released quite a while now but I haven’t had a chance …

Consumer Tech

Nextear – The World’s Smartest Wireless Earphones

Effortlessly secure your phone to your bike with the FormMount…<p>Always know who is at the door with the Nest…<p>Appreciate the luxurious look and feel of …

Crowd Funding

10. Story Of Your Life

Taking a more thoughtful approach to the alien invasion story, Story Of Your Life follows Amy Adams€™s Dr. Louise Banks as she€™s brought in to …

Science Fiction

Science Says This Is What Jesus Really Looked Like

While Western culture is accustomed to depictions of Jesus as a lanky white guy with long, straight, perfectly-conditioned hair, or, much less often, …

THE SHAMAN is One of the Best Sci-Fi Short Films of 2015

'Killer cells' seek and destroy lymph node tumors - Futurity

Newly-developed "super natural killer cells" have only one mission: Seek out cancer cells in lymph nodes and take them down.