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Environmental scientist provides tips to Albertans dealing with wildfire smoke

An environmental health scientist is providing advice to Albertans dealing with poor air quality as a result of smoke from the British Columbia …

British Columbia

‘A Wrinkle in Time’ is probably right about multiple dimensions

Madeleine L’Engle’s acclaimed science fantasy novel, now a multi-million dollar film - ‘A wrinkle in Time’ tells the story of a young girl’s journey through space and time in search of her father. Although science fiction, L’Engle’s classic has strong roots in certain principles of Physics. The …

Fantasy Fiction

The 27 greatest movie franchises of all time, according to critics

1/<p>27. "Die Hard" — 58.4%<p>20th Century Fox<p>"Die Hard" (1988) — 70%<br>"Die Hard 2: Die Harder" (1990) — 67%<br>"Die Hard: With a Vengeance" (1995) — 58%<br>"Live …

Movies

Disenchantment Is Packed With Easter Eggs, So Watch Carefully | TV Guide

There are three big things to take away from <i>Disenchantment</i>, the new animated series from <i>The Simpsons</i> and <i>Futurama</i> visionary Matt Groening.<p>First, think …

Jokes

12 child stars who quit Hollywood for good — and what they're up to now

1/<p>Mara Wilson is best remembered for playing the titular character in 1996 film "Matilda."<p>TriStar Pictures<p>Wilson was just six years old when she made …

Jurassic Park

15 crazy-good books to read if you love Crazy Rich Asians

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The Official Black Panther Remix Soundtrack Somehow Improves Upon Perfection

I mean, as Shuri told her brother in the movie, just because something works doesn’t mean it can’t be improved. That applies to both the finest tech …

Black Panther

The 25 Best Superhero Movies Ever

It is time once again, in this post-Infinity War world where Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight recently celebrated its 10th anniversary, to narrow …

Comics

Why You're All Wrong And Blade Runner 2049 Was Brilliant, Dammit

Image: Blade Runner<p><b>Video:</b> How do you feel about sequels in general? At best, they can build pon a world you have already come to know and love. At …

Blade Runner 2049

9 Podcasts for Road Trips That Are So Addictive You Just Might Miss Your Exit

Consider this a public service announcement: It's not too late to take a summer road trip. Whether you have your sights set on the sunny California …

Books

How ‘To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before’ Was Influenced by John Hughes, but With Less Problematic Asian Representation

Author Jenny Han, director Susan Johnson, and the cast discuss the significance of making Netflix’s teen comedy featuring an Asian-American …

Romantic Comedy

This fan theory about Nick Fury's call to Captain Marvel is actually pretty great

It's been nearly four months since <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> hit theaters and blew all of our minds, and we still know next to nothing official about its …

Comics

Here’s why is B.C.’s 2018 wildfire season is so extreme, and why it’s not over yet

The 2018 wildfire season in British Columbia has grown to be the worst on record in years, and it’s going to get worse before it gets better.<p>This …

Wildfires

Jennifer Lawrence’s Fame Totally Ruined the ‘X-Men’ Franchise

Jennifer Lawrence’s success has led to plenty of good things. <i>The Hunger Games</i> fans love those movies, and the internet at large went through a phase …

X-Men

Watch the Russos explain why Thor has the 'driving hero's arc' of Avengers: Infinity War

<i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> is available on Blu-ray now, and the film's home media release has meant, among other things, a new round of analysis from its …

Marvel Universe

I Watched "Jurassic Park" For The First Time Since I Was A Kid And I Had Many Thoughts

"Sorry Alan, it’s all about Dr. Malcolm (Jeff Goldbae) now."<p>1. This score is rather fab.<p>2. Ooh we’re on Isla Nublar! I definitely should have watched this before I watched <i>Jurassic World</i> and its sequel…things would have tied up a bit more.<p>3. Ooh, the iconic dino eye.<p>4. This lawyer seems shady AF but …

Universal Pictures

Ryan Reynolds gives the backstory to Deadpool 2's ‘baby legs’ scene, and its famous cuss-happy catchphrase

Wade Wilson (Ryan Reynolds) walking on a pair of still-growing toddler legs in <i>Deadpool 2</i> is on the fast track toward achieving the iconic status of …

Ryan Reynolds

Jay Jay and Jensen are ‘the strongest couple’ on ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ based on this African jazz routine [WATCH]

What a difference a week makes! During the first “So You Think You Can Dance” live show of season 15 judge <b>Nigel Lythgoe</b> complained about the overt …

Reality TV

Why Do I Keep Waking Up In The Middle Of The Night? Here’s What Your Body May Be Trying To Tell You

Consistently waking up in the middle of the night for seemingly no reason is unfortunately very common — and exactly as frustrating as it sounds. If …

Sleep

The Fictional Foods We Wish Were Real

Atlas Obscura readers weigh in on the fake snacks they’d most like to try.<p>Sure, you can buy a Wonka Bar at any candy store. You can drink a sugary …

Star Trek

Never Forget That Sebastian Stan Was ‘Once Upon A Time’s’ Mad Hatter

Did you know what today is? Oh, it is the day of days! It is Sebastian Stan‘s birthday!<p>In his 36 years on earth, Sebastian Stan has flowered into …

Sebastian Stan

‘Castle Rock’ and The Trouble With Easter Eggs

On the importance (and difficulty) of untangling the Stephen King-inspired show from its source material.<p>I love the works of Stephen King. I’ve …

Stephen King

The 100 best science fiction movies of all time, according to critics

1/<p>100. "Movement and Location" (2015)<p>Brooklyn Film<p><b>Critic score:</b> 74/100<p><b>User score:</b> 8.6/10<p><b>What critics said:</b> "Despite its sci-fi hook, 'Movement and …

The 10 best new TV dramas coming this autumn

Wanderlust<p>Buzz is growing for this boldly unconventional family drama, the first arrival from the BBC’s impressive autumn slate. The terrific Toni Collette – star of the film <i>Muriel’s Wedding</i> and now a potential Oscar dark horse for her performance in <i>Hereditary</i> – and Steven Mackintosh star as a …

TV

'Star Trek: Discovery: Succession' Retcons the Mirror Universe Arc

<i>Star Trek: Discovery: Succession</i> just came to a close in its fourth issue, but the final chapter of this IDW Publishing series changes what fans …

Science Fiction

Infinity War Fan Provides a Fun Theory for Why Drax Thought He Was ‘Invisible’

A hilarious new fan theory has surfaced, providing an explanation for <i>why</i> Drax thinks he’s invisible in <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> when he’s standing very …

Comics

Salt not as damaging to health as previously thought, says study

Salt may not be as damaging to health as is usually claimed, according to a controversial new study which suggests campaigns to persuade people to cut down may only be worthwhile in countries with very high sodium consumption, such as China.<p>The World Health Organization recommends cutting sodium …

Research

The Craziest Movie Gimmicks Ever

Some movies pack audiences into the theater the old-fashioned way, with compelling stories and charismatic stars. And if that doesn't work, a crazy …

Horror

The Baby Nifflers In 'Fantastic Beasts 2' Are The Cutest Things You'll See Today

The original concept behind <i>Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them</i> was a simple one: Newt Scamander, lover of these aforementioned beasts, travels …

Fantastic Beasts

With an award for Best Popular Picture in the mix, the last 10 years of Oscars might have looked very different:

There’s at least one Best Picture winner that deserved this award instead.

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