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Scientists are beginning to rethink where Earth's water came from

The Earth has been the blue planet for as many as 3.8 billion years.<p>Ancient sedimentary rock deposits and lava that cooled into characteristic pillow shapes provide irrefutable evidence that liquid water has existed at the Earth's surface for at least this long.<p>But given how many barren rocks there …

Review: Emma Watson works magic in ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Any time Disney remakes one of its animated classics like “Beauty and the Beast,” it obviously comes with expectations.<p>Yes, this is an iconic story …

A "Fantastic Beasts" deleted scene features a completely new magical monster, and we need to know more STAT

Thanks to MTV International, we’ve got our hands on a <i>Fantastic Beasts</i> deleted scene. And, it’s pretty amazing. The production company released the …

‘Confused’ Emma Watson responds to criticism over her topless Vanity Fair shoot

<b>Emma Watson has broken her silence on the backlash she received over her recent topless Vanity Fair cover shoot.</b><p>The 26-year-old came under fire for …

Feminism

‘Harry Potter Dementor’ figure ‘spotted’ in clouds over shopping centre

Harry Potter Dementors are apparently real.<p>If you don’t believe us take a look at these pictures from Kitwe, Zambia.<p>They seem to show one of the …

Books

Six things that 'Logan' does much better than (most) other superhero movies

The release of ‘<b>Logan</b>‘, the new mutant movie after the disastrous ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’, has frenzied fans of the Marvel Universe in general, and those …

Emma Watson responds to Vanity Fair photo controversy

After Emma Watson posed for this month's Vanity Fair magazine, she was accused by some of being anti-feminist.<p>The actress said she was "confused" by the controversy.

Ask Ethan: What Surprises Might NASA's Future Space Telescopes Discover?

When the Hubble Space Telescope launched in 1990, there were a slew of things we knew we were going to measure. We would see individual stars in more distant galaxies than ever before; we would measure the deep, distant Universe in ways that had never been seen; we would peer inside star-forming …

Universe

See Emma Watson's Harry Potter Premiere Style Through the Years

Emma Watson's Harry Potter Premiere Style

Emma Watson

Emma Watson Surprised Mid-Interview by a Little Girl Dressed as 'Beauty and the Beast's Belle

Will the real belle of the ball please stand up?<p>If Emma Watson ever needs a pint-size understudy, she need look no further. At the premiere of <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> in Hollywood this week, in the midst of an interview with <i>Access Hollywood</i>, the actress and activist was approached by a little girl …

Emma Watson got support at the "Beauty and the Beast" premiere from "Harry Potter" pal Matthew Lewis

We love <i>Harry Potter</i> reunions! Gryffindors unite! Emma Watson got support from Matthew Lewis at the <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> premiere, and it’s a <i>Harry</i> …

Harry Potter

Carnival Opens in Brazil: Pictures

23 Hilarious "Harry Potter" Book Puns

What to Expect When You're Expecto Patronum. Thanks to #PotterABook on Twitter.

Harry Potter

Emma Watson Invites 'Harry Potter' Costars to 'Beauty and the Beast' Premiere

It was magical.<p>Even after all these years, Emma Watson is still managing to keep the <i>Harry Potter</i> memories alive.<p>According to <i>Harry Potter</i> co-star Matthew Lewis, Emma reached out to her old cast members asking them to join her at the premiere of her brand-new movie <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>. Though it …

Watch Umberto Eco Walk Through His Immense Private Library: It Goes On, and On, and On!

When Umberto Eco died last year at the age of 84, he left behind a sizable body of work and a vast collection of books. He wrote such hefty and …

You Won't Be Able to Stop Listening to This Remix Made From Harry Potter Sound Effects

Instead of digging through crates of old records looking for samples, Eclectic Method relies on pop culture to assemble its catchy electronic tracks. …

Harry Potter

Fantastic Beasts exclusive: J.K. Rowling explains her newest word

Sooo, J.K. Rowling made up another word.<p>Eagle-eared listeners caught a new five-Galleon word coined by the <i>Harry Potter</i> author upon last November’s …

Fantastic Beasts

Plastic pollution blights Bay of Bengal – in pictures

In India, 6,000 tonnes of plastic waste lies uncollected every day. Some of this washes up in Tamil Nadu state, where it pollutes and contaminates the food and water of communities living along the Bay of Bengal<p>All photographs by Jacques de Lannoy

Pollution

Not The Most Brilliant Or The Chosen One, Ronald Weasley Was The Underdog We All Fell In Love With

If Rowling got one thing right about writing a series that strikes the reader, it was how her characters were relatable in everything they did, …

Harry Potter fans can now enrol as a student at a real-life Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

If you never leave the house without your Time-Turner, are always down for a drunken game of Wizard Chess, and have been clinging onto any hope that</i> …

If You Get More Than 15/20 In This Timed "Harry Potter" Quiz You're Probably Hermione Granger

Answers are based on the books, obviously.

What Do "Harry Potter" Books Look Like In Your Country?

They'll definitely look pretty ~magical~.

Books

Did Sirius Black Manipulate Harry Potter in 'Prisoner of Azkaban'?

Harry Potter is famous for his temper, but what if his emotional outbursts weren’t entirely his idea? Harry’s godfather, Sirius Black probably pushed …

Books

Emma Watson is ready to star in a hip-hop music video in this outfit

Throughout the <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> press tour, Emma Watson has been nailing her fashion choices. She recently pulled off a nude sequin dress that was …

Emma Watson

Lego launching set featuring women stars of NASA

Lego fans want to see brick versions of women in the sciences, and the toy company has heard them.<p>In 2016, 10,000 supporters on the Lego Ideas fan-created projects site backed a Women of NASA set. Lego announced on Tuesday it will produce the set, which was proposed by Lego fan and science writer …

Lego

Marvel releases Frank Ocean-inspired comic book cover for you to hug tightly

Marvel has released a new set of hip-hop inspired covers and the latest batch includes a <i>Royals</i> #1 cover inspired by Frank Ocean's <i>Blonde</i> album …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Emma Stone's Stylist Reveals Her Oscars Dress Took 1,700 Hours to Make

Emma Stone looked like the Best Actress winner the second she stepped onto the red carpet at the Oscars. The <i>La La Land</i> star embodied a silver screen …

Watch Sammy Davis Jr. Announce the Wrong Oscar Winner Back in 1964 (Video)

And yes, he was handed the wrong envelope, too<p>Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty will probably never live down Sunday’s epic Oscars flub. At least they …

Seamus Finnigan From "Harry Potter" Found Some Of Emma Watson's Old Socks And Everyone Made The Same Joke

Emma has given Devon a sock!

Hot Night on the Red Carpet at the Oscars: Pictures