Erik Velasquez

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'A Kid Named Cudi’ Is Still the Mixtape That Birthed 00s Rap’s Diverse Sound

Cudi encouraged a generation of kids to be open about their mental health, to be hopeful for the future, and to explore a range of genres.<p>Kid Cudi contains multitudes. He’s Mr “Solo Dolo”, the lonely stoner. He’s Kanye West’s younger brother, in the same way Ye saw himself as the sibling to Jay Z. …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Mac Miller – ‘Self Care’

July 17, 2018 | Filed under: Videos | Posted by: al Santana<p>Mac Miller announced a new album dropping on August 3rd titled <i>SWIMMING</i> and revealed the …

Mac Miller

No Man’s Sky NEXT Finally Delivers the Game Everyone Wanted

Hello Games is set to release a huge <i>No Man’s Sky</i> update next week. Dubbed <i>No Man’s Sky NEXT</i>, this update will deliver a host of features fans believed …

No Man's Sky

How the making of The Dark Knight made history

Christopher Nolan's <i>The Dark Knight</i> burst into cinemas worldwide a decade ago — yes, we feel old, too — and helped to usher in a new era of …

Comic Books

The Dark Knight truck flip was peak superhero stunt work

Yes, there was really a guy driving that 18-wheeler<p><i>On the occasion of</i> The Dark Knight’s <i>10th anniversary, Polygon is spending the week</i> <i>investigating the comic-book blockbuster’s legacy</i><i>. Why so serious? Because Christopher Nolan’s Bat-sequel gave us lots to talk about. This is the retrospective you</i> …

Comic Books

Iggy Azalea Big Booty Twerk-Out Sesh ... In See-Thru Pants

<b>Iggy Azalea</b> is taking her twerk game to a new level -- this time, she's throwing around that donk in see-thru pants ... and the video is solid!<p>The …

Iggy Azalea

Trump: summit with Putin off to a 'very, very good start'

HELSINKI (AP) — President Donald Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin opened their long-awaited summit Monday with a wink and slouch, respectively, then talked one on one behind closed doors for two-plus hours before the American leader declared their meeting was off to a "very, very good start for …

Donald Trump

An iPhone survived 48 hours in the ocean and retained most of its battery

An iPhone 7 went for a dive, and lived a full 48 hours in the water to tell the tale. In what may be the most impressive story about a waterproof …

Scuba Diving

Rolls-Royce is the latest to develop a flying taxi

The flying taxis from Airbus and Uber may have some fresh competition, albeit not quite in the way they might have expected. Rolls-Royce has unveiled an EVTOL (Electric Vertical Take Off and Landing) concept that could carry four to five passengers to virtually any large-enough landing spot thanks …

Aviation

CNN discussion: Trump is a 'Russian agent'

Six-out-of-10 voters approve of <b>President Trump</b>’s meeting with Russian President <b>Vladimir Putin</b> in Finland on Monday, says a Fox News poll — including …

Donald Trump

What Are Ghost Particles? These Mysterious Space Fragments Could Be The Key To Understanding Our Universe

After years of research, astronomers have made a huge scientific discovery that could change the way they study the galaxy. Researchers confirmed the …

Physics

Axios: Trump was enraged by Putin's video showing missiles striking Florida

<b>(CNN) —</b> A video released by Russian President Vladimir Putin touting his country's potential future weaponry and its supposed ability to strike Florida filled President Donald Trump with rage, according to a report by Axios.<p>Although Trump did not react publicly to the video, he "lashed out at the …

Donald Trump

Kanye West to Produce Chance the Rapper's Next Album

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Former Visceral creative director reveals plans for Dead Space 4

New information has emerged detailing Visceral Games’ aborted plans for what would have been Dead Space 4.<p>Speaking to Eurogamer, former Dead Space …

PC Gaming

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Large windows, comfortable reclining seats, and beautiful interior design may no longer be reserved for First and Business class fliers. ZED …

Customer Service

Christmas Breakfast Sausage Casserole Recipe

"My mom has always made this for us on Christmas morning, and since we only have it once a year it makes it even more good. It is so delicious, and …

Breakfast

Red Faction: Guerrilla Remastered Gameplay

It's time to get your ass to Mars, again! Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-mars-tered, bring all the building destruction mayhem to the PS4, Xbox One, and PC in glorious 4K and a smooth frame-rate.<p>by on<p>Red Faction: Guerrilla Remastered--or Re-mars-tered as it's officially dubbed--is just a few days away …

Gaming Industry

The potential for habitability on these exoplanets is tilting in the right direction

Life needs a stable climate.<p>Why do we have seasons on Earth? The planet’s axial tilt, of course. But the tilt does more than just push us from spring, to summer, to fall, to winter. It’s also an important stabilizing force for our atmosphere—without which life on Earth would be almost assuredly …

Astronomy

DJ Muggs and MF DOOM raise hell on new collaboration “Assassination Day”: Stream

DJ Muggs and DOOM "Assassination Day" Artwork<p>Cypress Hill’s own DJ Muggs is prepping a new album for August. Dubbed <i>Assassination Day</i>, its premise …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Scientists can 3D print human heart tissue now. The future is here

Long term, the goal of 3D bioprinting is to be able to 3D print fully functioning organs which can be used to replace the failing biological organs …

3D Bioprinting

Chance Just Confirmed Albums with Kanye West and Childish Gambino

“I've been actively working on the project with Childish. I’m going to do a seven-track with Ye," he said in an interview with Peter Rosenberg.<p>Praise be! Chance The Rapper just confirmed news that, up to this point, has just been feverish rumour: He's <i>actively</i> working on new projects with Kanye West …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Einstein Wins Again! General Relativity Passes Its First Extragalactic Test

In 1915, Albert Einstein put forth a new theory of gravity: General Relativity. Instead of every mass in the Universe instantly reaching across to every other mass and exerting an attractive force, the new concept of a cosmic fabric — spacetime — would curve in response to matter and energy. As the …

Physics

Porn star Natalya Nemchinova cheers on Russia during Uruguay clash as 'hottest World Cup fan' returns to stands

RUSSIA had the support of the World Cup's hottest supporter as they took on Uruguay.<p>Porn star Natalya Nemchinova stole the show as she flew the flag …

Russia

The ‘How High’ Sequel Is Finally Coming

It's all the rage to revive cult classics at the moment, so it makes sense that MTV and Universal 1440 Entertainment would want to revisit the 2001 …

Rap & Hip-Hop

FDA approves first cannabis-based drug

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US Food and Drug Administration approved a cannabis-based drug for the first time, the agency said Monday.<p>Epidiolex was recommended for approval by an advisory committee in April, and the agency had until this week to make a decision.<p>The twice-daily oral solution is approved for use in …

Cannabis

A Literally Immortal Jellyfish Could Teach Scientists How to Live Forever

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

Biology

‘Hitman 2’ logo leaks ahead of Warner Bros. pre-E3 event

It would appear that the next Hitman game will in fact be <i>Hitman 2</i>, a presumed sequel to Agent 47’s 2016 episodic game. The game’s logo was uncovered …

The Last Of Us 2 PS4: What We Know And Want At E3 2018

The Last of Us Part II is one of the most highly anticipated games appearing at E3 2018. As one of the four major games Sony intends to focus on during its press conference, we're expecting to gain a lot of new insights and hopefully see a bunch of fresh gameplay. To prepare for what's ahead, let's …

Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

A woman with advanced breast cancer which had spread around her body has been completely cleared of the disease by a groundbreaking therapy that harnessed the power of her immune system to fight the tumours.<p>It is the first time that a patient with late-stage breast cancer has been successfully …

Cancer

The EmDrive, NASA's 'Impossible' Space Engine, Really Is Impossible

One of the ultimate dreams of humans everywhere is limitless, free energy. It’s the ability to do the impossible: to pull power out of empty space itself; to create a device that spins faster-and-faster without an energy source; to accelerate a rocket without any fuel or propellant. Yet the laws of …

Physics