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People are roasting the new 'Aquaman' poster and comparing it to 'Finding Nemo'

Images and details have slowly been rolling out for the upcoming "Aquaman" movie directed by James Wan that spins out of "Justice League." Earlier this week, the first official poster was released and it's less than amazing.<p>The poster features the title character, played by Jason Momoa, perched on …

Aquaman

Corning's new glass will let your smartphone survive multiple drops

Klutzes, rejoice. Your next smartphone should be able to survive multiple drops.<p>Corning, the glass maker, on Wednesday unveiled its newest concoction -- Gorilla Glass 6 -- that should survive repeated drops from heights of 1 meter (3.28 feet). In its tests, the glass lasted through 15 drops, while …

Mobile Technology

Why My Japanese-Style Scrambled Eggs Are the Softest & Dreamiest

Whenever I go out for sushi, I always order one <i>tamago nigiri</i>, that omelet with the rice underneath, wrapped around the middle with nori like a Band-Aid. You know the one? For me, it's the perfect end to a sushi dinner—a little sweet, very comforting.<p>I used to fantasize about ordering an entire meal …

Breakfast

Make a creamy vegan sour cream alternative in seconds, no blender needed

Tangy Greek yogurt is a common healthy (and protein-rich!) replacement for sour cream. But what’s a gal to do if she doesn’t eat dairy? According to …

Food

These Hawaiian Bacon Chicken Kebabs Are Dreamy

<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 …

Cooking

Spunky Dog Gracefully Jumps on Back of Miniature Horse to Go For a Ride and Do Trick Jumps

A spunky little nine year old Jack Russel terrier named Dally gracefully jumped upon the back of a very friendly miniature horse named Spanky at the …

Miniature

Thousands of scientists pledge not to help build killer AI robots

For many researchers, giving machines the decision over who lives and dies crosses a moral line.<p>Thousands of scientists who specialise in artificial intelligence (AI) have declared that they will not participate in the development or manufacture of robots that can identify and attack people without …

Artificial Intelligence

Destiny 2 Replaces Cayde-6 Actor Nathan Fillion For Forsaken DLC

One of the funniest, most lighthearted characters in the Destiny universe, Cayde-6, has been up until this point voiced by veteran TV and video game actor Nathan Fillion. But he isn't coming back to voice Cayde-6 in Destiny 2: Forsaken, which could be the character's final appearance in the Destiny …

Nathan Fillion

Melania Trump Looked ‘Horrified’ When Shaking Hands With Vladimir Putin, Twitter Users Notice

Mrs. Trump gamely smiled while shaking the Russian dictator's hand, then turned to the camera with a shocked look on her face.<p>Melania Trump was …

Donald Trump

Trump's military parade expected to cost nearly as much as 'tremendously expensive' canceled war games

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump's military parade in DC is likely to cost nearly as much as the now canceled military exercise with South Korea that Trump called "tremendously expensive" and said cost "a fortune," three US defense officials tell CNN.<p>The parade, which is now scheduled to …

North Korea

Bankrupt Puerto Rico Buys Governor a $245,000 SUV. Anger Ensues

Even as Puerto Rico’s residents were bracing for painful austerity measures, the bankrupt commonwealth spent $245,000 on a bulletproof Chevrolet …

Caribbean

Samsung will reportedly launch foldable-screen phone in early 2019

Samsung has been teasing the prospect of a foldable-screen smartphone for years, and even hoped to launch one this year. Now, however, it looks like that pipe dream might become a reality... if a little later than expected. <i>Wall Street Journal</i> sources have claimed that the folding-screen handset …

Galaxy Note

Art adventure Concrete Genie is a magical PS4 gem

Jet Set Radio meets Okami meets The Last Guardian for a lovely little journey<p><i>Concrete Genie</i> seems like one of those unassuming games that don’t command a lot of attention, what with its boy hero and lack of combat. But the PlayStation 4 exclusive’s humble appearance is soon belied by the world it …

Sony Interactive Entertainment

11-year-old girl in India raped by 17 men since January, police say

<b>New Delhi (CNN) —</b> An 11-year-old girl from the Indian city of Chennai was raped by 17 men who worked in the building she lived in, local authorities said on Tuesday.<p>The incidents have taken place since mid-January, according to S. Rajendran, the deputy commissioner of police for Chennai's Kilpauk …

India

Hawaii’s Newest Island Disappeared Almost As Quickly As It Formed

A new landmass has formed off the coast of Hawaii’s Big Island from the molten lava of the Kilauea Volcano eruption.<p>The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) …

Geology

3 Companies Recall Blood Pressure Medications Over Cancer Fears

Some drugs used to control high blood pressure and prevent heart failure were voluntarily recalled this past week due to an impurity that could …

High Blood Pressure

Viral video of El Paso police officer pointing gun at kids leads to burglary charges

EL PASO, Texas – A viral video of an El Paso police officer pointing a gun at cursing children has resulted in the arrests of juveniles suspected in burglaries, officials said Tuesday.<p>El Paso County Sheriff Richard Wiles said that deputies investigating the break-ins at Ascarate Park recognized the …

El Paso

Man suspected in California serial rapes drove for Lyft

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ride-sharing company Lyft said Tuesday that it's investigating how a former driver now charged in a series of rapes passed a background check even though federal immigration officials say the suspect was living in the country illegally.<p>The San Francisco district attorney's …

Crime

Jean-Claude Van Damme Was 'Coked Out of His Mind' During 'Street Fighter,' Director Says

Director Steven de Souza described filming the 90s action flick as a total shit show.<p>The 90s live-action <i>Street Fighter</i> movie is a cliched, cringeworthy masterpiece. The action movie, based on the video game, is sustained almost entirely by fight scenes and one-liners, and it's one of those films …

Movies

Whole Family Of Ducks Shows Up In Guy's Living Room

"I was sitting there, doing all my bills, and all of a sudden I hear this 'quack quack.'"<p>A Washington man noticed a new addition to his home on John …

Living Rooms

Donald Trump is a danger to us all. Congress, do something

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump is a danger to us all. If there were any doubt, his disturbing press conference with Vladimir Putin confirmed it. It's time for leaders of both parties to respond, not just with words but with action.<p>To that end, we have a suggestion. Why don't those who are tweeting statements …

Donald Trump

#FlagrantFreddy: White Man Calls Police After Hard Foul in Pickup Basketball Game

In what might be the most egregious display of Trump’s American punkishness that includes calling the cops on people doing the most to live their …

Law Enforcement

Tiniest Puppy Waits In Middle Of Road For Someone To Save Her

She only weighed half a pound — but is so big and happy now ❤️️<p>Last October, Nika Todua and Irina Liklikadze were walking down a busy street in …

Eastern Europe

Best Xbox One Game Deals On The Xbox Store This Week

A new assortment of Xbox One and Xbox 360 games are now on sale in the Microsoft Store. As per usual, a number of these deals are only available to those who have an Xbox Live Gold subscription, but even players without one will be able to pick up a handful of great titles at a discount this …

Dragon Ball

Tesla investors tell Elon Musk to apologize for 'pedo' Twitter remarks

Elon Musk's controversial tweet against a diver who helped rescue 12 boys from a cave in Thailand has some Tesla investors concerned.<p>"Your behavior is fueling an unhelpful perception of your leadership - thin-skinned and short-tempered," Gene Munster, managing partner at venture capital firm Loup …

Tesla

Samsung Galaxy S10 might come in three sizes, just like the new iPhone

There will be a lot of Samsung phones to choose from next year.<p>According to a new note by analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (via Business Insider), Samsung's …

Phones

A Thirsty Chipmunk Drinks Like a Human From a Generously Offered Bottle of Water

While climbing up the steps of Manitou Incline near Colorado Springs, hiker Jair Padilla noticed that a tiny chipmunk was reaching out towards his …

Hiking

Brooklyn girl, 13, allegedly told to 'move on' by school counselor after reporting rape: report says

An explosive lawsuit filed in Brooklyn on Friday alleged that a 13-year-old girl who informed school officials that she was raped by a classmate was told by a counselor days later, “if it happened, it happened—move on with your life,” The Daily News reported, citing the suit.<p>The victim-- who …

Crime

The weather looks fine on nearby Earth-like planet Ross 128 b

Conditions on the nearest Earth-like planet beyond our solar system might not be too friendly to life, but new research indicates that the situation on the next closest exoplanet may be much more hospitable.<p>While the nearest star beyond our sun, Proxima Centauri, appears to blast its only known …

Planetary Habitability

Galaxy S10 may eschew current in-display fingerprint tech and go ultrasonic

• A recent report suggests Samsung will include ultrasonic in-display fingerprint sensors on its high-end devices next year.<br>• Ultrasonic sensors are able to produce a 3D image of a fingerprint.<br>• The in-display fingerprint sensors found in Vivo, Huawei, and Xiaomi devices use optical technology.<p>A recent …

In Vivo