Carol Bridges

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Volcanoes, ranked

Earth is home to about 1,500 active or potentially active volcanoes, and each day around 20 of these often-steaming vents erupt in a variety of …

Geology

Mozzarella, Tomato & Basil Quesadillas with Parmesan Crust

Recipes

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom review: Dinos rule, humans drool 

There are lessons to be learned from direct-to-video ‘schlock’<p>God creates dinosaurs, God destroys dinosaurs. God creates man, man destroys God. Man creates dinosaurs, dinosaurs become reptilian John McClanes that operate like covert commandos and leap through windows to evade death-by-fireball! …

Movies

Daily Kos Book Club: The Name of the Rose, Sunday, Day 1

Congratulations! You made it through Eco’s first 100 penitential pages! Don’t you want to know more? There’s so much to talk about that I don’t quite …

Theology

Updating your router to WPA3 could protect your home Wi-Fi network

A new security protocol for wireless internet access known as Wi-Fi Security Protocol 3, or WPA3, has been certified and router manufacturers are …

Wi-Fi

These Honey Garlic Baked Cauliflower Bites Are Irresistible

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Recipes

You should reboot and update your router to protect from malware

The FBI and several other security organizations want some help busting the VPNFile malware.<p>I typically only reboot my router when my internet starts moving at a crawling pace. The simple act of turning it off, waiting ten seconds, then turning it back on is often enough effort to fix whatever flaw …

Rescuing drowning children: How to know when someone is in trouble in the water.

The new captain jumped from the deck, fully dressed, and sprinted through the water. A former lifeguard, he kept his eyes on his victim as he headed …

Wookiee Nights: “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” Reviewed

There’s a great deal of “Star Wars”-related information available in “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” but it’s sent in a very-low-bandwidth way that takes two hours and fifteen minutes to transmit. It’s like watching a live-action dramatization of a download progress bar, with actors carrying bits of …

17 Science Fiction Books That Forever Changed The Genre

Speculative fiction is the literature of change and discovery. But every now and then, a book comes along that changes the rules of science fiction …

Earthquakes rattle Hawaii’s Big Island after Kilauea shoots lava, ‘dangerous’ gas into the air

A day after the most active volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii erupted, two major earthquakes rattled the island and fountains of lava gushed out of the ground in a subdivision, forcing residents to flee amid threats of fires and “extremely high levels of dangerous” sulfur dioxide gas.<p>The island …

Geology

25 Healthy Sheet Pan Recipes That Will Make Your Life So Much Easier

Whether you are single or have a family to feed, it seems like every weeknight is a blur and trying to get dinner on the table isn't always the easiest feat. On top of that, eating healthy isn't always easy and oftentimes requires a decent amount of prep. And cleanup is a chore in itself when …

Cooking

Partial Solar Eclipse and 6 More Can't-Miss Sky Events in February

Get ready to see a sprinkling of meteors, a Martian showdown, a "false dawn," and more amazing celestial sights.<p>The coming month heralds the return of a cosmic pyramid, a series of stunning lunar pairings, and a partial solar eclipse. You’ll even have the chance to spy on Mars meeting up with its …

A new trailer for A Wrinkle in Time shows off a heroic character journey

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Oscar nominations: Will a sci-fi film win best picture?

The Shape of Water is the most political nominee in the era of Trump and could scoop the best picture prize at the Oscars, writes Nicholas Barber.<p>It’s a tricky time for Oscar voters. Presumably, they’re used to being lambasted for giving prizes to all the wrong films, but nowadays it’s not just …

Ursula K Le Guin by David Mitchell: ‘She was a crafter of fierce, focused, fertile dreams’

The Cloud Atlas author and Earthsea devotee reflects on his encounters with a formidable and pioneering novelist<p>I only met Ursula K Le Guin the once, and her first words were a sly, “Oho, David, so this is an assignation!” She had a wicked smile and, as the Irish say, a face full of devilment. It …

Books

Where to Start: The ‘Legendary’ Books of Ursula K. Le Guin

The late science fiction and fantasy writer Ursula K. Le Guin was often referred to as a “living legend” – the Library of Congress officially designated her as such in 2000. But the writer chafed against the descriptor. As she told an interviewer in a profile, “I’m right here. I have gravity. A …

20 Vegetarian Dishes From Across The Globe That Are Worth Ditching Meat For

If you love to travel, you know that wherever you go, if good food is available, the trip is already a halfway hit!<p><b>And even though India rules when</b> …

26 Books That Are Being Made Into Movies and TV Shows in 2018

The new year brings the usual spate of movies and TV shows adapted from books, offering a variety of thrills. Some are historical, as in <i>The Little</i> …

Entertainment

Here’s What The Trumpists Don’t Understand About American Greatness

Consider what the state of our nation would be without the accumulated protections over a century of progressive legislation.<p>The case for Donald …

13 French Foods You Should Know About That Aren’t a Croissant

The Best Oven Temperature For Every Cooking Scenario

Wondering why cookies often bake at 350°F, and veggies roast at 425°F? Getting creative in the kitchen and curious what needs to bake at what …

28 hidden iPhone tricks and tips you may not know about but definitely should

With so much technology surrounding Apple's iPhone models it is not surprising there are still tips and tricks that even the most experienced users …

How your iPhone could save your life

It’s hard to imagine leaving the house without a cellphone. Most of us feel naked and alone, disconnected from the world, without our phones. We feel, in a word, unsafe.<p>The truth is, your mobile phone can save your life. Whether you’re driving in a remote place, cornered by an attacker or pinned …

Mark Hamill Regrets Publicly Questioning Luke Skywalker’s Direction In ‘The Last Jedi’

Months before <i>The Last Jedi</i> hit theaters, alarm bells blared in the heads of fans when Mark Hamill recalled when he told director Rian Johnson: “I pretty much fundamentally disagree with every choice you’ve made for this character.” What could possibly happen to make Luke Skywalker himself feel that …

Mark Hamill

Snowden's New App Turns Your Phone Into a Home Security System

Your digital security, any sufficiently paranoid person will remind you, is only as good as your physical security. The world's most sensitive users …

14 Epic Fantasy Series You Need To Read That Aren't 'A Song Of Ice And Fire'

Look, I love <i>Game of Thrones</i> as much as the next nerd<i>.</i> I am all about dragons, zombies, and dragon-zombies. But A Song of Ice and Fire is not the <i>only</i> …