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'Ghost in the Shell' 3D Printed a Whole City and Invented New Tech

It would have been hard to blame the filmmakers behind the new adaptation of <i>Ghost in the Shell</i> if they made a movie that was “live-action” in name …

Animation

The 6 Best Science Documentaries on Netflix, Ranked

Sure, Netflix has a bevy of cheesy rom-coms, sexy capers, and superhero content. But Netflix can also boast a number of visually stunning science …

Documentaries

Humans Can Now Control Cyborg Turtles With Their Brains

The future predicted in <i>Avatar</i>, in which alien bodies were controlled by human brains, has moved within our reach. A team of Korean scientists …

Cyborgs

What is "Unmasking" and Why Does it Matter?

As the story surrounding President Donald Trump’s alleged connections to Russia has grown, its coverage has become increasingly technical.<p>The …

Government

Canada Marijuana Legalization Day: 5 Things to Know

Next year on July 1, the Great White North will officially go green: Canada’s Liberal government is poised to announce legislation that will make …

Marijuana

How to Survive Multiplayer in 'Mass Effect: Andromeda'

Even though <i>Mass Effect: Andromeda</i> makes Ryder out to be the only person capable of saving the Andromeda Initiative from certain annihilation during …

PlayStation

Fan Theory About Anakin's Ghost Training Luke Skywalker Has One Problem

Anakin Skywalker may have thought he brought balance to the Force at the end of the <i>Return of the Jedi</i>, but if wild rumors are to be believed, he’s …

Star Wars

'American Gods' Portraits are OMG Good'

The magical deities of Neil Gaiman’s <i>American Gods</i> have snazzy new portraits. Bryan Fuller, who is helming the television adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s …

Mythology

Stunning Visuals in 'Ghost in the Shell' Mix the Old with New

Jan Roelfs, the Oscar-nominated production designer, was no stranger to building the dense and endless cities of an imagined future, having earned …

Manga

The Evil Laurel Lance Will Return for Most of 'Arrow' Season 6

Laurel Lance may be gone forever, but her evil double will be sticking around on <i>Arrow</i>. Actress Katie Cassidy has signed on to play the evil Black …

TV

'The Flash' Showrunner Says Secret of Savitar's Identity Lies in the Future

The Flash may be the fastest man alive, but his TV show sure is taking its sweet time revealing the identity of this season’s Big Bad, the so-called …

TV

Here's Why Humans Left Earth in 'Godzilla: Monster Planet'

In most monster movies, human beings have to deal with the destruction left in the wake of all the tail-swinging and fire-breathing action, but in …

Godzilla

Expect Davos to be the Bad Guy in 'Iron Fist' Season 2

Marvel’s <i>Iron Fist</i> might have been a loose adaptation of the Roy Thomas and Gil Kane hero from Marvel’s old kung fu comics, but the Netflix series …

TV Series

Why Major Isn't Section 9's Real Leader in 'Ghost in the Shell'

While the Major in <i>Ghost in the Shell</i> is the field leader, calling the last-second shots and acting as Section 9’s point on most missions, she’s not …

Anime

'Westworld' Showrunners: Maeve Is the Only Host to Exhibit Free Will

Maeve is heading back into the belly of the beast to get her daughter back, and it turns out the decision to do so is 100% her own. <i>Westworld</i> …

TV

Some Fans Believe Savitar is Actually H.R., Which Is Possible

The new monster speedster on <i>The Flash</i> is yet another bad guy withholding his identity. While these kinds of mysteries are becoming old hat for the …

TV

Waymo’s Snow Tests Are Vital to the Future of Self-Driving Cars

Waymo took its self-driving family van on a ski trip this weekend, and the results could be vital for reaching full autonomy. The Alphabet company …

Driverless Cars

The Simple Trick to Stop Smoking

<b>By Stephen Higgins ; Allison Kurti; Danielle R. Davis, University of Vermont</b><p>Cigarette smoking in the U.S. has dropped dramatically since the landmark …

Public Health

SpaceX Will Fire a Previously Flown Rocket Into Space on Thursday

After completing a static fire rocket test Monday afternoon, SpaceX is planning to conduct its next launch on Thursday at 6:00 p.m. EST, from Launch …

SpaceX

7 Reasons The Blue Ranger Should Lead 2017's 'Power Rangers'

2017’s <i>Power Rangers</i> surprised critics by delivering an enjoyable teen superhero flick, complete with nostalgia-bait action sequences, an updated …

Power Rangers

The Artsy Brains Behind NASA's Retro Interstellar Travel Posters

Imagine you’re on spring break — except instead of on a crowded, sweaty Mexican beach, you’re 40 light-years away, on TRAPPIST-1e, one of seven …

Space Travel

Elon Musk Says Neural Lace Is Coming Sooner Than You Think

Elon Musk’s neural lace project could turn us all into cyborgs, and he says that it’s only four or five years away. The billionaire CEO of SpaceX and …

Elon Musk

'Shooting Streaks' In NCAA Basketball Are Real, Scientists Argue

The Oregon Ducks are having a very good NCAA tournament, thanks in part to the skills of star guard Tyler Dorsey. The sophomore is performing the …

College Basketball

Watch the Final Trailer for 'Ghost in the Shell'

The Major packs a mean uppercut in the just-released final trailer for <i>Ghost in the Shell</i>. The trailer opens with a lengthy look at the previously …

Anime

First 'Tomb Raider' Photos Reveal Lara Croft's New Look

Fans of Lara Croft’s adventures will finally get the chance to follow her through yet another journey, this time in search of her father. And, now, …

Movies

Scientists Turned Spinach Salad Into Living, Bleeding Heart Tissue

As far as leafy greens go, spinach is kind of <i>meh</i>. In a different era, it enjoyed brief popularity thanks to a certain huge-muscled sailor, but it’s …

Biology

The Vulture Is a Blue-Collar Bad Guy Who Has Beef With Tony Stark

One the most appealing aspects of Spider-Man is that he truly is an everyman hero. He’s not a billionaire genius or literal Norse god, he’s just a …

Superheroes

This Supermassive Black Hole's Vomit is Birthing Stars

Black holes aren’t just terrifying objects of total obliteration — they’re also gross as hell. These behemoths have a strange tendency to yak up some …

Astronomy

Why a Ben Solo and Snoke Flashback Would Break 'Star Wars' Tradition

Before he started calling himself Kylo Ren, Ben Solo was basically a good person, and now there’s a rumor that <i>The Last Jedi</i> could offer a full …

Star Wars

Hugh Jackman Could Make a Very Surprising Cameo in 'Deadpool 2'

X-Men fans want Wolverine and Deadpool to cross paths for real, but there’s a problem: <i>Logan</i> was Hugh Jackman’s last time playing Wolverine. He’s …

Dead Pool