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The Director Of ‘Gerald’s Game’ Wants To Tackle A Sequel To ‘The Shining’ Next

Between the mega-hit <i>IT</i> and the creepy mindf*ck <i>Gerald’s Game</i>, it was a good year of movies for Stephen King fans (if you ignore the baffling adaptation of <i>The Dark Tower</i>). King’s novels are true classics of the suspense and horror genres, but some have been notoriously difficult to translate to the …

Construction

First 'Bumblebee' Photo With Hailee Steinfeld Teases Retro 'Transformers' Spinoff

The "Transformers" franchise is traveling back to the 1980s, just with a Volkswagen Beetle instead of a DeLorean.<p>"Bumblebee," heading to theaters a year from now, is the first film in the live-action franchise to <i>not</i> be directed by Michael Bay. Instead, Travis Knight ("Kubo And The Two Strings") is …

Why the Eastern US Will Be Bone Chillingly Cold Through New Year's

It brings me no pleasure to report this, but it’s cold, folks. Really cold. If you’d like to prove it to yourself, make ice bubbles (trust me, it has …

Critics be damned: 'worst film of the year' Bright is a huge hit for Netflix

This has been a beguiling year for movie fans: the critically revered Mother! and Blade Runner flopped in cinemas, and The Last Jedi became the most divisive Star Wars film yet, with audiences considering it significantly worse than critics.<p>Fitting, then, that 2017 is being rounded off with the …

The biggest space missions and rocket launches we'll see in 2018

There’s a lot going on<p>Next year is already overflowing with exciting missions to space. NASA is launching a new lander to Mars, as well as a spacecraft that will get closer to the Sun than ever before. And two of NASA’s vehicles already in space will finally arrive at their intended targets: one …

Modern Ways To Seamlessly Hide The Living Room TV

The TV is an integral part of any modern home’s interior. It reached the point where it serves as the main focal point of the living room, the whole …

Why Foam Rolling Before Bed Can Relieve Stress, Relax Muscles, and Help You Sleep Better

If you’ve made foam rolling a regular part of your gym routine, that’s great. But I tell clients to add in another session: right before bed. Our …

Plus-Size Model Recreates Gigi Hadid’s Nude Photo Shoot, Absolutely Nails It

We first met Diana Sirokai a while back in a previous post of ours, when she had spent a little time recreating shots of Kim Kardashian in her own, …

'Garbage award'? Baker Mayfield takes issue with Mark Schlereth's Heisman dis

Baker Mayfield may be preparing for a College Football Playoff semifinal showdown between his Oklahoma Sooners and the Georgia Bulldogs, but he showed Thursday that he still has some time for social media. Particularly when the Heisman Trophy he won earlier this month gets dissed by a well-known …

College Football

The Rise and Fatal Fall of One Of Nazi Germany's Most Feared Generals

On Oct. 24, 1942, German Gen. Georg Stumme, commanding officer of the Third Reich’s Panzer Army Africa — which included the famed Afrika Korps — was …

Something's Seriously Weird About This New Video of SpaceX's Falcon Heavy

Filed Under Innovation, Elon Musk, NASA, Twitter & Video<p>Everyone’s very excited to watch Elon Musk ship a perfectly good Tesla Roadster into space, …

Space Exploration

This is the Most Popular Kitchen Gadget on Amazon

These days, there is an endless assortment of kitchen gadgets to buy on Amazon, from a must-have Microplane to the popular Instant Pot. But with …

George H.W. Bush narrowly avoided being eaten by cannibals during World War II

A US Navy pilot was shot down after making bombing runs over the tiny island of Chichijima during WWII.<p>He and nine fellow naval aviators had to evade their Japanese enemy. Only one managed to successfully avoid capture — and even then, it was all by luck.<p>It was 20-year-old Lt. George H.W. Bush.<p>For …

George H. W. Bush

Octopuses are so clever, scientists missed a species right under their noses

Of all the animals kept in aquariums around the world, one always stands out. The jellyfish, the sharks, the skates, the giant sea bass, and the clownfish—they’re beautiful and often impressive, sure, but in the end, behind their glass enclosures, they’re basically moving wallpaper. There’s only …

Zoology

How Humans Use 'Strategic Ignorance' When Facts Get In The Way

Social science research explores how our minds push away information that gets in the way of our feelings and desires.

6 bodies found hanging near Mexican resort

The bodies of six men were found hanging from bridges in the Mexican state of Baja California Sur, the state's attorney general's office said.

Mexico

Blast Your Biceps With Two Simple Moves

You don't even need to leave your house to do it<p>Looking for new exercises to incorporate into arm day? We've got you covered.<p>This workout from trainer Andy Speer, creator of <i>Men's Health</i> Anarchy Arms—which is designed to blast your biceps and triceps—will have your muscles working overtime.<p>First, do …

Nasa funds helicopter mission to hunt for alien life on Titan

Nasa is to fund a helicopter mission to hunt for alien life on Saturn’s largest moon - the ocean world of Titan.<p>The US space agency announced this week that the project, dubbed Dragonfly, has been selected as a finalist for a new expedition which will launch in the 2020s.<p>Titan is one of the best …

The 25 Biggest Scientific Breakthroughs of 2017

Here are the studies that rocked the science world this year.<p><b>25. Neanderthals Never Would Have Outlived Us</b><p>Humans still contain a small percentage of …

The 10 Biggest Archaeology Discoveries of 2017

Photo Credit: © 2016 Colleter et al.<p>Slide 1 of 21<p>Digging up the past<p>Archaeologists were digging up plenty of fascinating bones and other ancient …

Mark Wahlberg Is The Most Overpaid Actor Of 2017​​

Using the word 'overpaid' to describe an actor implies some sort of laziness or poor craft on their behalf. The Box Office isn't that discerning. But what it does offer is a very easy formula that tells you pretty quickly which actors are being given big paychecks that aren't translating into …

Movies

The Rock explains why he wants to be president: 'To serve the people'

Dwayne Johnson, welcome to the real jungle: politics.<p><i>Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle</i> star Dwayne Johnson insists he's "seriously considering" running for president of the United States.<p>Speaking to USA TODAY, Johnson, 45, fleshed out some of the still-murky details, acknowledging there's still a lot …

Matthew Vaughn Would Rather Direct For DC Than Marvel

Matthew Vaughn (<i>X-Men: First Class</i>, <i>Kingsman: The Secret Service</i>) has been the front-runner to direct a potential <i>Superman</i> movie for quite some time, …

Mortal Engines' first trailer turns London into a dystopian hellhole

Another Peter Jackson epic is on its way.<p>We're not entirely convinced that we need another new "epic saga" from Peter Jackson, mainly because we …

7 Habits of People Who Age Well

Exercise, diet—even attitude—can be as important as genetics when it comes to growing old gracefully. “Old age,” as Bette Davis once said, “is no …

How World War Zero wrecked three Bronze Age civilisations

IN JUNE, Eberhard Zangger had an experience most archaeologists only dream of: his very own Tutankhamun moment. Just as Howard Carter had done in …

Archaeology

We Are Living in Eminem’s White America

There’s a new Eminem album out now. It’s called <i>Revival</i>. We’ll get to it momentarily. First, go back and listen to “White America” from <i>The Eminem …

Something strange happened to me when I picked up a Tesla Model X

Tesla is the most talked-about car company for so many reasons. What began as a small startup has grown into a massive company with a larger market …

The Demon Attacks at Night: Explaining the Incubus Phenomenon

If you've ever woken up in the middle of the night feeling as though you're being crushed by a demonic being, you may have just experienced what's …

3 Easy Car Maintenance Tasks You Should Be Doing Yourself

You don’t have to be a car expert to perform some of your basic needed maintenance.<p>There are several simple tasks you can take on, as long as you’re …