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REVIEWS

Behind Kevin Durant’s Jersey Number, a Cold-Blooded Murder

LAUREL, Md. — It was a soaking and memorable rain that night, and the blood that spilled from the bullet holes of a 35-year-old named Charles Craig, a big man left crumpled on the wet pavement, washed down a grate in the low spot of the strip-mall parking lot.<p>Closing time at J’s Sports Café here …

Ryan Coogler’s “Black Panther” Isn’t Just Good — It Marks a New Reign

A certain socially conscious apprehension can come with popular art that’s expected to be groundbreaking or revolutionary. <i>Black Panther</i> arrives …

Comics

Unseen 1960s Photos of London’s East End

A hidden archive of glorious Kodachrome, rediscovered.<p>We don’t know a whole lot about the life of the amateur photographer David Granick.<p>We know he …

England

The Most Confusing Movie Endings Explained

Not all filmmakers like their movies to end on cut-and-dry finishes. Some of them like to leave the endings ambiguous to keep audiences thinking. But …

Reviews from a Movie Buff

Highly Recommended Movies<p>Directed by Guillermo Del Toro<p>Sally Hawkins gives a bravura performance as Elisa, a lonely mute who works as a janitor at a …

Lee Unkrich

Seven sex scenes in movies that might be real sex

Longtime provocateur Gaspar Noé returns to NYC movie theaters with <i>Love</i>, a sexually explicit romance shot in 3-D—one, it should be said, that makes …

Chloë Sevigny

Ancient virus could be responsible for human ability to think

An ancient virus could be responsible for human consciousness, giving you the ability to think for yourself.<p>New research has linked a human gene responsible for conscious thought to a virus that was spread in the early days of humanity.<p>Two papers published in the Cell journal discuss the origins of …

Biology

The Tunnel | Watch Online

Use one of the services below to sign in to PBS:<p>Don’t have a PBS Account? Create one now<p>Creating an account is free and gets you:<p>Access to …

High-Definition

The Immortal World of Ingmar Bergman

This year marks the centenary of the birth of Ingmar Bergman, and, for any New Yorkers keen to pay homage, the journey starts now. Over the next five weeks, starting on Thursday with “The Seventh Seal” (1957), Film Forum will be showing forty-seven films. One of Bergman’s most appealing traits is …

Filmmaking

The Strange and Twisted Life of “Frankenstein”

After two hundred years, are we ready for the truth about Mary Shelley’s novel?<p><b>Audio:</b> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin Shelley began writing “Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus” when she was eighteen years old, …

Literature

Kate Becker — The Nature of Reality

Physics

Is Quantum Intuition Possible? - The Nature of Reality — The Nature of Reality

Quantum physics defies our physical intuition about how the world is supposed to work. In the quantum world, objects resist such classical banalities …

Tales of OdieNary Madness

by Odie "Odienator" Henderson<p>Saturday's double matinee at Noir City offered we happy denizens a dose of Ladd and Lake, some catnip for bookworms, a …

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Warner Bros

CONFLICT (1945) at Noir City 16

Noir City 16 comes to a close tonight, and as usual, it was a delightful week packed with great movies and great audiences. The Castro Theatre is …

Alfred Hitchcock

Bodega Bay

YouTube

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Self Defense

Six apps and trackers to find your lost gadgets

Never misplace your phone again.<p>Finding yourself out and about without your smartphone can make you feel naked. We rely on these devices so much that losing them creates a huge problem, preventing you from messaging friends for aid or mapping your way back home.<p>Losing any similarly essential …

How To Scan A Document Using Notes on iOS

Apple Notes received an overhaul in iOS 11 adding great features for users like enhanced text formatting, pinned notes and tables.<p>One awesome …

iOS

To Our Readers

<b>How we will continue to inform and inspire you in 2018</b><p>The world in 2018 will be full of dramatic change, improbable victories, and game-changing breakthroughs. Elections will be won and lost. Olympians will be hailed. Cryptocurrencies will rise and fall. And technology will continue to inexorably …

Flipboard

Sundance Documentaries Were First-Rate, But That Doesn’t Mean They’re Coming to Theaters

There were plenty of great non-fiction efforts in Park City this year. That doesn't mean they're coming soon to a theater near you.<p>What makes a …

Jane Fonda

The idea that everything from spoons to stones are conscious is gaining academic credibility

Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being just a unique feature of human subjective experience, it’s the foundation of the universe, present in every particle and all physical matter.<p>This sounds like easily-dismissible bunkum, but as traditional attempts to explain consciousness continue …

Consciousness

Film Noir Foundation

Harvard Scientists Think They've Pinpointed The Physical Source of Consciousness

This is where awareness lives.<p>Scientists have struggled for millennia to understand human consciousness - the awareness of one's existence. Despite …

Harvard Medical School

Only one road in the world leads from Russia to North Korea — and you can take a trip down it on Google Maps

North Korea is arguably the most secretive nation in the world.<p>It shares long borders with China to its north, and also with South Korea. But the third, and by far the shortest, frontier is an 11-mile stretch of land it shares with Russia.<p>Unlike the Chinese border, the Russian one has allowed …

North Korea

What to Stream This Weekend

Five grownup movies to watch with your kids.<p><i>Each week, Richard Brody picks a classic film, a modern film, an independent film, a foreign film, and a documentary for online viewing.</i><p>“The Gang’s All Here”<p>This week, after being put off by the relentless and doctrinaire sweetness of “Paddington 2,” I’m …

Little Red Riding Hood

Top Gadgets

0. MirrorCast<p>One of the coolest gadgets on our list, MirrorCast is designed to share your phone screen onto a big screen TV for everyone to enjoy! …

Gear & Gadgets