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DNC emails posted by Wikileaks suggest party officials' anti-Sanders sentiment

Days before convention, cache of 19,000 emails released and several show officials scoffing at Hillary Clinton’s former rival and questioning his religion<p>A cache of more than 19,000 emails from Democratic party officials, leaked in advance of Hillary Clinton’s nomination in Philadelphia, details …

Words are losing their power. Not even Jason Bourne can save them now | Catherine Shoard

The new Matt Damon film shows how Hollywood’s search for global markets comes at the expense of decent dialogue. Nowadays real life has all the best lines<p>The trailer for the new Jason Bourne film progresses much as you might expect. There is running over roofs. There is jumping through windows. …

Jason Bourne

Will Humans Ever Build Starships?

<i>This article originally appeared on Inverse.</i><p><b>By Neel V. Patel</b><p>"Will we ever live amongst the stars?"<p>This is Rachel Armstrong's big question -- and one she's determined to answer. A professor of experimental architecture at Newcastle University in the UK, Armstrong has been thinking about zero-g …

Space Travel

Egg-shaped 'ecocapsule' lets you live anywhere - CNN Style

Written by Kieron Monks, CNN<p>The sleek, egg-shaped capsule resembles a spaceship, complete with antennae and a layer of futuristic cells.<p>But the striking design from Slovakian group Nice Architects represents a creative effort to offer housing solutions for this planet. The 'Ecocapsule' is a mini …

NH10 review - a misogynistic slasher movie with a topical twist

The title NH10 refers to a highway leading from Delhi to luxury satellite city, Gurgaon, replete with Versace showrooms and Fortune 500 companies, and then further into the lawless backwaters of Haryana, which is where our heroine Meera (Anushka Sharma) spends most of this movie fighting for her …

Misogyny

Short film “Sundays” goes viral, sparks Hollywood’s hottest bidding war: The age of the tiny movie with big ambitions is here

<b>Brian Petsos in "Sundays" (Vimeo/PostPanic)</b><p>Don’t sleep on these shorts — the latest mini-film could turn into tomorrow’s blockbuster or hot new show UPDATED<p>Gary M. Kramer<p>April 3, 2015 11:00pm (UTC)<p><i>This story has been updated.</i><p>The most recent high-stakes Hollywood bidding war was over a short film? …

Film Festivals

Steve Case: We're at a pivotal point in the Internet's history

Entrepreneur Steve Case, co-founder of AOL, took on a different role at SXSW: history professor and Internet savant.<p>In a keynote speech on Saturday in Austin, Case recalled his early days as an Internet pioneer and gave his predictions for its future.<p>Case -- who now heads up Washington, D.C. based …

Entrepreneurship

Ex-BP boss aims to build major energy industry player from scratch

Lord Browne heads new oligarch-backed $10bn fund L1 which is buying up energy industry assets while price of oil is low<p>Lord Browne, the former BP chief executive, plans to exploit the collapse in oil prices to build a major new company using $10bn of Russian cash.<p>John Browne, who was appointed …

Oil

10 Jobs That You Could Have In 2030

By Ariel Schwartz2 minute Read<p>All of the predictions we’ve seen lately regarding the “jobs of the future” assume that we’ll even have jobs once the …

China's Future Submarine Could Go The Speed Of Sound

Thanks to a gas bubble and a liquid lubricant<p>The submarine of the future may come to America in a super fast bubble, traveling under water. Researchers at China's Harbin Institute of Technology developed a new concept for submarine “supercavitation,” where an underwater vessel creates a pocket of …

Engines

Check Out Every Death Scene From Quentin Tarantino’s Movies In This Bloody Supercut

Here’s a fun game for all of you kids out there with your Big Johnson t-shirts and tight-rolled Zubaz. Vimeo user Jaume R. Lloret created this supercut that proclaims to feature every death from each of the feature films directed by Quentin Tarantino, from 1992’s <i>Reservoir Dogs</i> to 2012’s <i>Django</i> …

Toledo's Water Crisis: 'This Is Not Over Yet'

Nearly half a million people in northwestern Ohio awoke Saturday to a dire warning from Toledo city officials: don’t drink water from the tap. Don’t give it to pets. Don’t boil or cook with it, and restaurants should remain closed until further notice.<p>The dangers posed by the tap were grim: nausea, …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

Coke launches its own shops to deliver food, water, and Wi-Fi

The Coca-Cola Company is beginning to set up one-stop shops for vital resources inside of developing communities. The shops, called Ekocenters, will supply resources like clean water, power, internet, vaccines, cooked meals, and — of course — Coke products to areas that don't have access to them. …

A Spaceship For The Sea

This vertical structure will allow scientists to better study the ocean.<p>Scientists know more about the surface of the moon and Mars than they do about our own seafloor. Which helps explain the grand vision of the French architect Jacques Rougerie, who’s designed an ocean-going laboratory that …

Science Fiction

Earth may have underground 'ocean' three times that on surface

After decades of searching scientists have discovered that a vast reservoir of water, enough to fill the Earth’s oceans three times over, may be trapped hundreds of miles beneath the surface, potentially transforming our understanding of how the planet was formed.<p>The water is locked up in a mineral …

12 Futuristic Forms of Government That Could One Day Rule the World

As history has repeatedly shown, political systems come and go. Given our rapid technological and social advances, it's a trend we can expect to …

Political Science

How the Heartbleed bug works, and what passwords you need to change

Internet security experts are scrambling to patch an alarming encryption vulnerability that has exposed millions of passwords and personal information, including credit-card numbers, email accounts and a wide range of online commerce.<p><b>Latest news</b><p>The Canada Revenue Agency says about 900 customers had …

Room at the top: London's super-prime housing market

Where Hampstead Heath meets Highgate Hill, behind steep red-brick walls, there is a garden. In the garden, hidden by a protective coppice of tall trees, there is a house. If we were to step through the heavily boarded gates, edge past the 24-hour security, and through those trees, we'd find the …