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NASA finally solves the mystery of Steve - the bizarre purple light spotted in the sky since 2015

It’s been spotted around 30 times since 2015, and now Nasa has finally solved the mystery of ‘Steve.’<p>Steve is a mysterious purple light in the sky …


How to buy a high-end camera in 2018

When photography or filmmaking becomes a consuming passion or a career rather than a hobby, you might look longingly at fancier equipment. Luckily, "enthusiast" cameras have edged so close to professional gear that there's no need to spend $4,000-plus for models like the Sony A9, Canon EOS 1DX Mark …


Tim Tebow cut by Mets amid embarrassingly low batting average

Mar 10, 2018; Tampa, FL, USA; New York Mets right fielder Tim Tebow (83) signs autographs before a game against the New York Yankees at George M. …

Major League Baseball

Photographing These Abandoned Space Shuttles Made Me a Russian Target

How one man broke into a secret facility housing the last of the Soviet Union's experimental space ships.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Australia</i>.<p><i>This is a story from an anonymous photographer, as told to Julian Morgans</i><p><i>What you’re looking at is a derelict Russian space shuttle, covered in</i> …

Space Station

'SNL' reveals unseen 'Black Panther' scene that includes your new favorite character

If you thought you knew everything there is to know about Marvel's <i>Black Panther,</i> think again.<p><i>Saturday Night Live</i> revealed a deleted scene from the …

Black Panther

Suicide Squad: Why are we getting a sequel?

A Suicide Squad sequel will happen, but why would Warner Bros. dive into this before other superhero movies?<p>With the recent news, there are many …

Comic Books

‘Picked Apart by Vultures’: The Last Days of Stan Lee

Months after losing his wife, the 95-year-old comic book legend is surrounded by charlatans and mountebanks.<p>You might expect Stan Lee, at age 95, to …


Here’s How to Get Great Image Quality with the Camera You Already Own (VIDEO)

Most photographers would love to upgrade their camera every time an innovative new model with enhanced capabilities is introduced. But let’s face it: …


Weather Photography – Recent Favourites February 2018

And so into February. More of the fantastic weather and landscape photographs sent to us recently are featured below, we'll keep adding to the page …


Rome Was Hit by a Rare Snowstorm, and the Photos Are Completely Beautiful

When in Rome, you're supposed to "do as the Romans do." And right now, that might mean partaking in an impromptu snowball fight. Meteorologists have dubbed a weather phenomenon hailing from Siberia as the "Beast From the East," and on Monday, Feb. 26, it hit Rome, causing schools and businesses to …


Top 10 Releases Coming to/Leaving Netflix in March 2018

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Black Panther marks the end of Marvel’s quest for an unpunchable villain

With a little help from Thor and Guardians of the Galaxy<p>iStop me if you’re heard this one before: A hero, after struggling with their newfound powers, has to prove their worth in a battle against a villain who is essentially their doppelgänger. The villain is either flat and unmemorable (and dies), …


It Looks Like McDonald's Is Bringing Back 'Rick & Morty' Szechuan Sauce

The fast-food chain seems to be taking the joke very seriously.<p>Eight months ago, McDonald's tried to appease hundreds of <i>Rick and Morty</i> fans by bringing back its Szechuan Sauce, a limited edition dip created in 1998 to help promote Disney's <i>Mulan</i>. The tangy chicken nugget–dipping goo shot up in …

Food & Dining

Everything Coming To And Leaving Netflix In March, Including ‘Marvel’s Jessica Jones’ And ‘Archer’

Despite being such a short month, February saw significant additions to (and subtractions from) Netflix‘s significant catalog of original and licensed programming. With a solid three more days to boot, however, the month of March will see an even larger swathe of new shows and films make their way …

Jessica Jones

Joss Whedon Quits the Batgirl Movie: 'I Really Didn't Have a Story'

Just a few months after his DC debut with <i>Justice League</i>, Joss Whedon is leaving its cinematic universe. Whedon has confirmed he’s no longer writing …

Comic Books

This Olympian hadn’t seen her mom in four years. Then she looked in the stands.

DAEGWALLYEONG, South Korea — What happened to Katie Uhlaender this weekend was amazing — that’s what she said when it was over — but at first it was also unexpected, startling even, because there she was at the start line, bodysuit on, helmet on, game face on, and then she looked up. She was …

Lizzy Yarnold

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Black Panther’s production designer talks bringing the nation of Wakanda to life

Marvel’s upcoming <i>Black Panther</i> film will mark the first solo outing for the character and the first live-action depiction of his home, Wakanda. …


A $500 PC and an AI Did a Way Better Job Erasing Henry Cavill's Justice League Mustache Than Expensive VFX

There’s a long list of things wrong with the <i>Justice League</i> movie, not the least of which being the hasty and poorly-executed digital removal of Henry …

Henry Cavill

Super Bowl-winning quarterback Russell Wilson traded ... to New York Yankees

Four-time Pro Bowler has played minor league baseball Wilson highly unlikely ever to play in major leagues<p>Not content with adding the National League MVP Giancarlo Stanton to their set-up this off-season, the New York Yankees have decided to pick up a Super Bowl champion.<p>On Wednesday, the Yankees …


Why Japanese Web Design Is So… Different

In the mind’s eye of many people Japan is a land of tranquil Zen gardens, serene temples, and exquisite tea ceremonies. Both traditional and …

Solo movie posters are a typographic treat

There's not long to wait now until cinema goers get to return to a galaxy far, far away with Solo: A Star Wars Story. A recently launched trailer …

Graphic Design

99+ Photos That Will Show You The Cultures of the World

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their people from different cultures photos in the Cultures Of The World Photo contest with chances to …

Travel Photography

WWE's Owner Just Relaunched His Alternative Football League, The XFL

In 1999, WWE's Vince McMahon founded his own football league as an alternative to the NFL. This league promised to be more fun, tougher, and harder hitting than it's rival, which he dubbed the "No Fun League." This league was the XFL, and while it originally only lasted one season, today, McMahon …

Someone please help these Pikachu

Contributors:<p>Share<p><b>Share</b><p>Someone please help these Pikachu<p>share tweet Linkedin Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email<p>Pikachu, my dear friend. How have you gotten yourself into this? Are you ok?

The Second Annual Women’s March in Pictures


The Kinks and Zombies bassist Jim Rodford has died aged 76

The Zombies bassist Jim Rodford has died aged 76, his cousin and the band's frontman Rod Argent has confirmed.<p>The musician, whose career spanned six decades and included 18 years with The Kinks, died on Saturday after a fall on the stairs.<p>He had just returned home to England after completing a …

Saturn's Biggest Moon is Surprisingly Earth-Like — And Scary As Hell

Though NASA’s Cassini spacecraft was vaporized in Saturn’s atmosphere back in September (RIP), it’s still revealing fascinating insights about the …


What Is Nintendo Labo?

Nintendo Labo

Keanu Reeves' John Wick TV Series Is Officially Happening on Starz

We’re still more than a year away from the third entry in the <i>John Wick</i> franchise—starring Keanu Reeves as the titular assassin, who’s really just …