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10 Underrated Time Travel Movies

We would say forget the Back to the Future movies, but we included one in here anyway. • facebook <br>• twitter <br>• google+ <br>• tumblr <br>Feature Paul Bradshaw …

Time Travel

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 …

MLB Roundtable: Looking ahead to the Hall of Fame Class of 2019

<i>With this year's festivities behind us, we asked David Schoenfield, Sam Miller and Bradford Doolittle about who will be stepping to the podium to be</i> …

Hall of Fame

The Most Disturbing Movies of All Time2. <em>Nekromantik</em> (1987)

<b>Director:</b> Jörg Buttgereit<p>Don’t let that title fool you—there’s absolutely nothing “romantic” about this German freak show. Well, unless you consider …

Horror

This might be the most unique 'Bohemian Rhapsody' cover ever

<i>This is</i> One Good Thing<i>, a weekly column where we tell you about the only nice thing that happened on the</i> <i>internet</i> <i>this week.</i><p>A lot of great movies are …

Bohemian Rhapsody

Why Do I Eat My Scabs?

If you can’t stop picking and eating scabs on your own, you should seek medical treatment. You can start with your primary care physician or …

Dialectical Behavior Therapy

3 Ways Netflix’s ‘Black Mirror’ Broke the Rules With ‘USS Callister’

Charlie Brooker takes a dash of "Twilight Zone" and throws in a bit of William Shatner and a top-notch cast into an unexpectedly twisted space …

Black Mirror

15 Houseplants That Can Remove Toxins In Your Home

"Formaldehyde? I don't know her." —Your home.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• Here's How To Slice An Aloe Vera Leaf<p>• Only An Expert Plant Parent Can Get 9/12 On This Quiz<p>• 9 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes At Bay This Summer

Plants

A Beginner’s Guide to Doctor Who

<i>Note: With the eleventh season (or series, depending on what you like to call it) of Doctor Who on its way, and with a new female Doctor making her</i> …

TV Series

GEEK PICK: Star Trek TOS Bluetooth Communicator

We’ve come a long way since <i>Star Trek</i> first premiered in 1966. A lot of the technology that seemed preposterously advanced when the show aired has …

Science Fiction

How to Remove Sweat Stains From White Shirts

When your crisp white dress shirt or favorite tee starts yellowing around the collar or under the arms, don't sweat. Removing those unsightly stains is easier than you think with the help of natural ingredients that will leave that article of clothing looking fresh. And this eco-friendly cleaning …

Cleaning

Check out the trailer and interviews with Nichelle Nichols and Neal Adams in From the Bridge doc

A new documentary chronicling the evolution of sci-fi, horror and comic book fandom as recounted by some of the biggest names in these genres will be …

The humbling of the atheists: How religion survived the progress of science

The O2 arena is London’s largest. It is not some poky university lecture hall. So later this month, in between shows by The Muppets and Pearl Jam, …

The 'Alien' Franchise Would Work Better As A TV Series

A wild rumor has emerged from Omega Underground, implying that the <i>Alien</i> franchise may be moving to streaming television, and that the news might be officially announced “soon.”<p>Hmmm. Take the story with a massive pinch of salt, but considering that the last <i>Alien</i> film, <i>Covenant</i>, disappointed at the …

Ta-Nehisi Coates' Captain America Is a Timely Story About Steve Rogers and the Country We Live In

Captain America is not just a superhero or the Avengers’ on-again, off-again leader. He’s a symbol, both in Marvel’s comics and here in the real …

Scott Pruitt Was Somehow Too Dumb and Corrupt Even for Trump

The shadiest EPA boss ever is gone, and America is still (sort of) alive.<p>On Thursday, Scott Pruitt, the mind-numbingly corrupt and thoroughly medieval global warming skeptic Donald Trump saw fit to place in charge of the Environmental Protection Agency, resigned. Given the damage Pruitt had already …

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Harlan Ellison wrote Star Trek’s greatest episode. He hated it.

The famously cantankerous science-fiction legend died this week. The story of “City on the Edge of Forever” represents his career in miniature.<p>Harlan Ellison, the legendary, legendarily irascible speculative fiction writer who died this week at age 84, wrote the greatest episode of <i>Star Trek</i> ever …

The 20 Most Annoying Songs Ever

If you don't want to spend the rest of the week humming "We Built This City," "Who Let the Dogs Out," or "Wannabe," stop reading this article right …

Seven ways to do intermittent fasting

There are many different ways of intermittent fasting. The methods vary in the number of fast days and the calorie allowances.<p>Intermittent fasting …

5 Things People Who Practice Mindfulness Do Differently

Have you ever wondered whether mindfulness changes people? You probably know it can alter their mood but might not realize it can also transform …

An oral history of Babylon 5: The beloved TV novel that showed a different way to tell sci-fi

Twenty-five years ago, <i>Babylon 5</i> arrived on television to tell an ambitious science fiction story, charted to last the course five seasons. Set on a …

Science Fiction

What I saw at Trump's South Carolina rally

<b>West Columbia, South Carolina (CNN) —</b> It was fitting that President Donald Trump chose his rally in South Carolina Monday night to thank film director David Lynch for his recently announced support. Lynch, who is best known for such cinematic trips into the surreal as "Blue Velvet" and "Wild at …

Donald Trump

Movie Review: "The Rock" (1996)

Image Source<b>Movie</b>: "The Rock"<b>Director</b>: Michael Bay<b><br>Year</b>: 1996<b><br>Rating</b>: R<b><br>Running Time</b>: 2 hours, 16 minutes<i><br>A rogue Marine Corp General steals a biological</i> …

The Trouble With Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp isn’t here yet. Still, his presence is all around the 10,500-square-foot rented mansion at 16 Bishopswood Road in London’s Highgate …

'The Avengers' Reimagined As An All Female Cast Is Awesome

Thanks to the wonders of technology (specifically a little tool called Faceapp) you can now turn anyone into a Marvel Avenger.<p>The app uses a complex …

Hipster parents admit they regret their babies’ ‘cool’ names

Naomi Tomky was still laid out on the operating table after an emergency C-section when the earliest pangs of regret kicked in.<p>“The baby was being …

Barbara Kay: The male crisis that’s ruining our boys and no one cares about

Father’s Day approaches and with it the opportunity to consider the importance of fathers to their children.It is difficult to overstate both the …

Great Depression

If You're Trying to Get Rid of Belly Fat, Eat Any of These 14 Delicious Breakfasts

Diet plays a huge role in reducing body fat percentage, and there are certain foods proven to target abdominal fat specifically. Ingredients such as …

Lindsay Shepherd Is Suing Laurier for $3.6 Million Over Jordan Peterson Video Controversy

Apparently the teaching assistant is “unemployable in academia” following her battle with the school.<p>Many of us have tried to forget the seemingly unending controversy over a Jordan Peterson video played in a university communications class last November. But the teaching assistant who captured the …