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Don’t Underestimate the Genius of “The Deep” on This Year’s Hugo Ballot

Clipping (often styled as <b>clipping.</b>) are Daveed Diggs, William Huston, and Jonathan Snipes. After starting out as a remix project, they’ve evolved …

Science Fiction

A beginner's guide to plastic-free living

<b>Focus on these three areas of your life to see the biggest returns.</b><p>My friend and I were standing in a crowded local pub last weekend, waiting for a …

Coconut

Create chaos as the grim reaper in Death Coming! [Game of the Week]

<b>Update May 25, 2018:</b> Become Death in the new puzzle game Death Coming! Then, we recommend checking back into Guns of Boom ahead of its first …

eSports

What you need to know about PFOA and PFOS, the EPA scandal chemicals

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt finds himself in hot soup once again. You could call it hot alphabet soup in this newest scandal, which involves …

New Jersey

25 Soldiers And Veterans Who Fought For Our Right To Take A Knee

"If you think I joined the US Navy so NFL football players can kneel in protest of racial injustice, you would be correct."

NFL Owners

Ashton Kutcher Gave Ellen Degeneres $4 Million For Her Wildlife Foundation

Brb, crying forever.

How To Scan Your Computer For Malware With Google Chrome

In the 9-plus years it’s been around, Google Chrome has become one of the best — and most popular — web browsers in the world. One reason for its rapid rise has been Google’s focus on security.<p>Protecting Chrome users from malware remains a top priority today. What you may not have realized is that …

Malware

Border Patrol Agent Kills Woman Who Crossed Into Texas Illegally, Authorities Say

A Border Patrol agent shot and killed a woman who had crossed the border illegally near Laredo, Tex., on Wednesday after the officer came under attack, federal authorities said.<p>The officer was searching for “illegal activity” in a culvert on a residential street in Rio Bravo, a border town about …

Immigration

An Incredible Fossil Just Changed What We Know About The Split of Pangaea

Earth's super-continent lasted longer than we thought.<p>A 130-million-year-old fossil has revealed that the ancient super-continent Pangaea may have …

Paleontology

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 …

Science Fiction

Hackers infect 500,000 consumer routers all over the world with malware

VPNFilter can survive reboots and contains destructive "kill" function.<p>Hackers possibly working for an advanced nation have infected more than …

Routers

April’s Ultimate Shop Workbench

As we’ve written about previously, celebrated <i>YouTube</i> maker, April Wilkerson, recently built her dream shop on her new property in Texas. Now that the shop is mostly finished, she’s started in on setting up and organizing all of her machines, tools, materials, and supplies.<p>So that she can get …

Woodworking

If You’ve Never Read Philip Roth’s Books, Here’s Where to Start

Philip Roth died on Tuesday night at a hospital in Manhattan. He was 85. According to The Times’s obituary, he “was the last of the great white males: the triumvirate of writers — Saul Bellow and John Updike were the others — who towered over American letters in the second half of the 20th …

Literature

Matt Groening's new animated comedy Disenchantment gets two season order from Netflix

According to Deadline, <b>The Simpsons</b> creator Matt Groening’s long-in-development adult animated fantasy comedy series <b>Disenchantment</b> has received a …

Animation

Cutest baby animals from around the world

Geese

Man With 20 Rifles Can’t Remember If His Goal To Start Or Stop Violent Overthrow Of Government

BILLINGS, MO—Finding himself increasingly uncertain as to the purpose of his substantial cache of military-grade firearms, Billings resident Greg …

Guns

Astronomers Find Signature From the Universe’s Earliest Known Stars

Our complex universe—chock full of galaxies, black holes and quasars—didn’t just appear after the Big Bang. For tens of millions of years, the …

Universe

“Clown Prince” Jared Kushner Is Officially the Laughing Stock of the Middle East

George Nader and Elliott Broidy do not think very highly of the First Son-in-Law.<p>On Monday night, the Associated Press published an extensive report detailing the efforts of <b>Elliott Broidy,</b> a top fund-raiser for <b>Donald Trump,</b> and his business partner, Middle East fixer <b>George Nader,</b> to score more than …

Jared Kushner

Quantum Physics May Be Even Spookier Than You Think

A new experiment hints at surprising hidden mechanics of quantum superpositions

Quantum Physics

We Used to Think Only Other Countries Suffered Crises of Political Legitimacy. | History News Network

Google the words “Trump” and “legitimacy.” As of this writing, there are 686,000 hits, including articles from the <i>New Yorker</i>, <i>Vox</i>,<i>US News and World</i> …

Political Science

Donald Trump said 11 false things in just 5 tweets Sunday morning

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Sunday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted. And tweeted. And tweeted.<p>Between 9:04 am and 9:37 am, Trump sent 5 tweets -- all around the same basic theme: He is being unfairly persecuted by special counsel Robert Mueller even as Mueller and the broader FBI overlook crimes by Democrats.<p>…

Donald Trump

Chromecast Buyer's Guide

Streaming media isn't a new idea. Internet radio and video sharing sites have been around for over a decade, and smartphones might not have become as …

Televisions

The Pressure Inside Every Proton is 10x That Inside Neutron Stars

Neutron stars are famous for combining a very high-density with a very small radius. As the remnants of massive stars that have undergone …

Physics

The best recent crime novels – review roundup

Snap by Belinda Bauer; The Old Religion by Martyn Waites; Thirteen by Steve Cavanagh; The Good Son by You-jeong Jeong; Our Kind of Cruelty by Araminta Hall and The House Swap by Rebecca Fleet<p>British novelist Belinda Bauer is at her considerable best when writing about children, and the opening …

Books

Lawns Are an Ecological Disaster

Neil Tyson often conjectures that maybe aliens have concluded humans aren’t intelligent enough to contact. He’s probably referring to our capacity …

Ecology

Valve Steam Link app now available on Google Play

Valve’s Steam Link app is now available on Google Play in beta, allowing you to stream games over wifi to your Android phone, tablet, or TV.The post …

Android News

Hearts of Iron 4: Man the Guns expansion grows its naval game

Hearts of Iron 4 has announced Man the Guns—a new expansion whose heart is out at sea.<p>Revealed today at PDXCON 2018, Man the Guns boasts the …

PC Gaming

You can now skip Netflix intros with your Chromecast

1, 2, 3, and skip...<p>You can now skip the Netflix intros that you only watch at the start of a season with your Chromecast. This feature has been available on desktop and mobile devices for a while, but it’s only now debuting for Chromecast users, as pointed out by a tipster at <i>Android …

Android News