Devon Fairbairn

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Keep it in the ground: Shell's 1991 film warning of climate change danger uncovered

More than a quarter of a century ago, oil giant Shell made an extraordinary public film about the dangers of global warming, called Climate of Concern, which has just been rediscovered. The film, says one leading climate scientist, is one of the best he has ever seen: the science is sharp, the …

Elon Musk says humans must become cyborgs to stay relevant. Is he right?

Sophisticated artificial intelligence will make ‘house cats’ of humans, claims the entrepreneur, but his grand vision for mind-controlled tech may be a long way off<p>Humans must become cyborgs if they are to stay relevant in a future dominated by artificial intelligence. That was the warning from …

Artificial Intelligence

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

Female Cyborg Illustrations Illuminate with Acid Colors

Artist Nick Giasullo explores feminism in a cybernetic post-gender world.<p>Pop art and acid-washed colors cyber-psychedelia in the works of Californian artist Nick Giasullo, who creates furious post-cyberpunk characters wearing futuristic uniforms.<p>His works focus on technology and feminism, exploring …

So You Want to Read… A Guide to Sci-Fi and Fantasy Subgenres

Science fiction and fantasy have never been straightforward genres. They encompass any number of weird, obscure, and wildly imaginative works of …

Science Fiction

Lego Batman Explains Why He Got His Own Movie: It's Because He's Awesome

In case a movie featuring the Lego versions of Batman and company wasn’t already pushing the envelope for absurdity, we now have a “behind the …

Watch The Ultimate 80s Movie Supercut

Vimeo user Robert Jones has compiled the ultimate 80s movie supercut, with scenes from iconic movies like <i>Weird Science</i>, <i>The Breakfast Club</i>, <i>Sixteen</i> …

Tattoo-Worthy Drawings of Geometric Beasts by Kerby Rosanes

This year, Philippines-based illustrator Kerby Rosanes decided to create an amazing new series that fuses geometric shapes with animals. Rosanes is …

Breaking Away

Gorgeous Op Art GIFs Make the Human Body Vibrate

Waveforms meet the female form in these mind-bending GIFs.<p>Abstract at a glance, the black and white lines animated by Prague-based artist Adam Pizurny vibrate to form sultry portraits of the female form. Pizurny experimented with this aesthetic in a 2012 photo series using projectors on human …

The 10 Most Philosophical Sci-fi Movies of All Time

Just like surrealism and fantastic realism, science fiction is a genre that allows a great degree of creative freedom, since the narrative is not …

How 'Game of Thrones' just changed forever — in the books and the show

<b>Obviously, there are major spoilers here for Game of Thrones Season 6 episode 5, "The Door."</b><p>Time travel is possible.<p>That premise is a huge leap of …