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Script Details From THE FORCE AWAKENS Reveal More About Film's Final Scene

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The recent premiere of <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>, co-written and directed by J.J. Abrams, is the seventh episode of the venerable science fiction …

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Who is Rey? Everything we know about Daisy Ridley’s mysterious new Star Wars heroine

<i>This article contains spoilers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.</i><p>First things first: we’re big Rey fans.<p>From the moment we first caught a glimpse of her in early trailers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, we were captivated – and extremely intrigued – by the orphan, loner and junk scavenger, played …

7 'Star Wars' Theories That'll Change How You See 'The Force Awakens'

These are the theories you're looking for.<p>It's true. All of it. The Dark Side, the Jedi -- they're real. But what about these theories?<p>While "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" obliterates box office records, its lingering questions are blowing our minds even more. Who are Rey's real parents? How is she …

Meet Daisy Ridley, the 23-year-old who snagged a lead role in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

She plays Rey, a mysterious scavenger in "The Force Awakens."<p>Prior to joining the film's cast, Ridley's credits consisted of a couple guest appearances on television shows and shorts.<p>With "The Force Awakens" set for two more sequels, Ridley won't be leaving the "Star Wars" world anytime soon and …

The Problem With That Major Force Awakens Scene

I never knew how much I cared about Han Solo until it was too late.<p>The public anticipation for J.J. Abrams’ <i>Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens</i> …

The Scientific Reasons Why Introverts And Extroverts Are Different

<b>This article first appeared on</b> <b>QuietRev.com</b><p>I’m standing in the crowd in front of the stage at the small gritty music club. My two friends—both extroverts—are on either side of me, swaying along with the crooning Indie singer and smiling. I was having fun for a while, but now I’m ready to head home …

This theory about who Rey's parents are in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' makes perfect sense

And since Star Wars is going to unveil two more sequels, the latest film left a lot of unanswered questions for cinemagoers in order to keep a juicy story arc going for the next couple of movies.<p>The biggest question being asked? Who are Rey's parents?<p><b>***The rest of this article contains major</b> …

Puerto Rico's governor tells US Senate the island cannot repay debts

As territory grapples with $72bn debt and a payment due Tuesday, Alejandro García Padilla calls island’s emergency financial measures ‘unsustainable’<p>Puerto Rico’s governor, Alejandro García Padilla, told the US Senate on Tuesday that the troubled Caribbean island has “no cash left” and can no …

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Intelligent machines: Will we accept robot revolution?

<b>Would you share your home with a robot or work side by side with one? People are starting to do both, which has put the relationship we have with them under the spotlight and exposed both our love and fear of the machines that are increasingly becoming a crucial part of our lives.</b><p>In Japan they grow …

Why Assassin's Creed Syndicate Has Two Heroes

Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed Syndicate is introducing dual protagonists for the first time to the Assassin's Creed series. With players able to switch freely between twins Evie and Jacob Frye throughout the game, Syndicate offers different ways for players to approach situations.<p>I sat down with game …

How Physicists Quantum Teleported Information Over 62 Miles

Bringing us one step closer to a quantum Internet<p>Teleportation isn’t real, at least not as it’s depicted in fiction. No one has ever made a material object -- be it Harry Potter or Captain Kirk -- physically disappear from one location and reappear elsewhere. But information … that’s a different …

18 things you should do immediately to best prepare for the next five years

Reuters/Navesh Chitrakar<p>By September 22, 2015<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What Can People Start Doing Now That Will Help Them A Lot In About Five Years?</i> <i>Answer by David Cannon, Founder, Solutionbank.org.</i><p>There’s already a lot out there, but I couldn’t resist writing a note to my …

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12 ways to get more battery life from your iOS device running iOS 9

Apple's new iOS 9 will make your old iOS device feel like new again with all of the features and screw tightening it brings.<p>But like every new …

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Yes, There Are Neutrinos Zipping Through The Cosmos

Antarctic particle detector's findings validated<p>Back in 2013, the scientists running the IceCube Neutrino Observatory in Antarctica were pretty sure they had found what they were looking for: cosmic neutrinos, neutrally charged subatomic particles that can give researchers insights into some of the …

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How to Become an Expert | Popular Science

Photo by Chris Crisman<p>How To Create Your Own Friends<p>I started building robots. Then I fell in love with them. At Carnegie Mellon University, I’m working with robot body language. People usually think of companion robots as ones that are just hanging out with you, as your friends or toys. I think …

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Orlando Bloom Will Return for the Fifth Pirates of the Caribbean Movie

Welcome Will Turner back to the high seas.<p><b>Johnny Depp’s</b> Captain Jack Sparrow may be the guiding force of the ongoing <i>Pirates of the Caribbean</i> franchise, but back in the beginning <b>Orlando Bloom’s</b> Will Turner was, in fact, the hero of the saga—and now he’ll get a chance to prove it again. Disney …

Jurassic World’s Colin Trevorrow Confirmed to Direct Star Wars: Episode IX

Plus, a first look at the cast of spin-off Rogue One.<p>When you’ve directed the biggest movie of the year, you get your pick of the litter when it comes to choosing your next project—and why <i>wouldn’t</i> you pick <i>Star Wars</i>? <b>Colin Trevorrow</b>, who rose from Sundance success to global juggernaut with this …

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Agility ladder training hones nimble feet, bodies and minds

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Agility ladders, a staple of sports training when victory can hang on the athlete’s ability to turn quickly, have moved into mainstream gyms where fitness experts say they are helping everyday exercisers be nimble and quick.<p>Jumping, running, marching and hopscotching through …

The decline of men

The best of the week’s science and technology long reads, including how tasty a robot chef’s recipes can be, and why some men are falling behind.<p>Physics | Layers of reality<p>Discursive conversation. Carroll, a theoretical cosmologist, talks accessibly about the laws of nature and the limits of …

Inside the war on coal

How Mike Bloomberg, red-state businesses, and a lot of Midwestern lawyers are changing American energy faster than you think.<p>The war on coal is not just political rhetoric, or a paranoid fantasy concocted by rapacious polluters. It’s real and it’s relentless. Over the past five years, it has killed …

20 fascinating facts that make you think twice

Luckily, the folks over at Reddit have a collection of true facts about life, and we've combed through them to find our favorites.<p>From a creature that can survive the harsh vacuum of space to the odd state sport of Maryland, you're bound to learn something that makes you think twice.<p><i>Note: A shorter</i> …

June 2015

What’s the most we can remember?

People with extraordinary memory talents suggest that your mind may be capable of retaining more than you think, says Adam Hadhazy.<p>Unlike digital cameras with full memory cards that cannot snap any more pictures, our brains never seem to run out of room. Yet it defies logic that one adult human …

The Brain

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being inside your head, looking out – or, to use the kind of language that might give a neuroscientist an aneurysm, of having a soul. …

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