Susan Bean

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10 of the best virtual reality apps for your smartphone

Get started with VR on your iPhone or Android phone with these 100 apps, spanning films, games, news and 360-degree photo-sharing<p>You don’t need to spend hundreds of pounds on an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive headset to give virtual reality a try.<p>The Android or iPhone handset in your pocket is a VR device …

Virtual Reality

10 Gritty British Sci-Fi Shows to Stream Right Now

We know well by now that there’s no shortage of excellent British comedies, light and dark, readily available to watch. When it comes to …

Entertainment

16 Netflix hacks that will take your binge-watching to the next level

Everyone loves Netflix.<p>The service has taken over the world because it lets you binge on your favorite shows and movies to your hearts content. And you can watch whenever, wherever.<p>But even though the standard Netflix experience is good, it doesn't mean you can't improve it with few tricks.<p>From …

Donald Trump not shy about campaign promises. Here are 76 of them.

Most presidential candidates are careful to not promise too much on the campaign trail. That's not at all the case for Republican front-runner Donald Trump. Listed below are 76 things that Trump has said he would do if elected, or has predicted would occur as a result of his election. If he were to …

10 Upcoming TV Shows In 2016 You Should Know About

<b>Click here for the updated list of new must-see TV shows in 2016!</b><p>2016 has arrived. Your New Years resolutions probably include working out more and binge-watching less. But we all know that won’t last, so let’s fast forward to the part where you cave in so you can catch these new TV series.<p>The new …

TV

Everything You Need To Know About TV And Movies In 2016

From The X-Files to The People v. O.J. Simpson, and Captain America: Civil War to Rogue One, there are a lot of new film and television offerings to look forward to. In chronological order!<p><b>Note:</b> This list, though long, is of course not everything. There will be movies that come out of Sundance and …

Entertainment

All the Fall 2015 TV Shows You Need to Know

Here are the new and returning series you might or might not want to watch in the months ahead.<p><b>Drunk History, Season One, Comedy Central (September 1)</b><p>Based on the Funny or Die web series created by Derek Waters and Jeremy Konner, <i>Drunk History</i> takes a "narrator" in every episode, gets him or her …

TV

Roast Chicken Recipes For The Easiest Dinner Ever

How Sweet It Is, Cafe Johnsonia, Feasting at Home, Adventures in Cooking, Foodie Crush<p>Nigella Lawson said it best: "You could probably get through life without knowing how to roast a chicken, but the question is, would you want to?"<p>If you don't wholeheartedly agree with Lawson's sentiment, we're …

This Guy Cut Off His Nose And Tattooed His Face To Look Like Marvel’s Red Skull

Maybe you consider yourself a dedicated comic book fan, but there is another level to fandom that some of us could never dream of touching, and that is where Henry Damon lives.<p>Inspired by the Red Skull’s appearances in the comics and Hugo Weaving’s performance in <i>Captain America: The First Avenger</i>, …

Superheroes Reimagined as 16th Century Paintings

What would it look like if Superman was born in the 16th century? What if the Hulk was a Duke? These are the questions photographer Sacha Goldberger asked himself when he created this playful new series <i>Super Flemish</i>. Some of our favorite pop culture characters like Darth Vader and Snow White got …

Art

You Have to See These Fantastically Creepy Halloween Lip Ideas

Spooky!<p>Artist Eva Senín Pernasis into making marvelously spooky creations with just a pair of (non-disembodied) lips and some makeup. The results are fantastically scary and gorgeously creepy. Well, all of them except the Cookie Monster lips, which are just adorable. And a little weird. But mainly …

The costumes are the stars of film academy exhibit

One January morning in 2012, Deborah Nadoolman Landis waited at the Temple Tube station in London with her passport in her hand and no idea where she was going.<p>Landis, a costume designer who was curating a show for London's Victoria and Albert Museum, had received a mysterious call from a collector …

Museums

How An Ohio Housewife Flew Around The World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten

Jerrie Mock was a 38-year-old housewife from Columbus, Ohio, when, 50 years ago this week, she accomplished what Amelia Earhart is famous for having failed to do. But in the decades since, as Mock's life began to unravel, history all but forgot the pilot who made it.<p>Just before the coast …

Hung Up

How It Works: The Inner Earth

Know your planet!<p>Plate tectonics—the theory that explains the sinking, spreading, and slip-sliding of big chunks of Earth’s surface—is a bedrock of geology. But it can’t explain what happens to plates once they sink, or account for the forces that drive many of the planet’s volcanic hotspots. …

Geology

Richard Nixon, Hopeless Romantic

The surprisingly tender love letters of one of America's most hated presidents.<p>On Monday, August 17, 1942, in what would be the first of many partings over the next two years, Pat saw her husband off at Washington’s Union Station. Dick Nixon, then a 29-year-old lawyer for the government’s Office of …

This Is The Secret To Better Sleep (And Softer Feet, Too!)

Over the past several years I’ve had a lot of trouble sleeping. It seems as though if I’m not having trouble falling asleep, I’m having trouble …

Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Shares Treasure Trove Of 'Star Wars' Set PHOTOS On Twitter

With no shortage of shots featuring a certain princess, Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew released a collection of "Star Wars" behind-the-scenes photos on his Twitter account Thursday night.<p>Some of the old gang, including Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill, reunited last summer at a festival in Germany. But …

Stop coddling your dog—he’s 99.9% wolf

SANTA CLARITA, California—Cesar Millan crosses the road to meet me. Two pit bulls, a Chihuahua, and a Yorkshire terrier—named Junior, Taco, Alfie and Kaley Cuoko—follow. Off leash and at heel, the dogs are calm, almost languid. If Millan communicates with them, I do not notice.<p>For the past few …

Pets

The Evolution Of Joe Manganiello

How things change.

Joe Manganiello

The So-Called Scariest Commercial Ever Requires A Health Warning

Well, that’s it. I’m never going to Japan. Or planning on driving a car. Or buying tires. Ever again. When this commercial for Autoway Tires warns you, “Not for the faint of heart. Please refrain from watching the content if any of the following applies to you: – Have any mental or physical health …

Dissecting Rome’s Second Triumvirate

Rome’s first triumvirate was a power grab by Caesar, Crassus, and Pompey who sought to take the power of the Senate and share it among themselves. …

Hilarious Photos of Sexy Men and Adorable Cats in Similar Poses

<i>Des Hommes et Des Chatons (Men and Cats)</i> is a single-topic blog that pairs similar photos of attractive men with pictures of adorable cats. The brilliant match-ups feature a variety of heartthrobs (including celebrities like Channing Tatum and Michael Fassbender) posing seductively alongside shots …

Cute

Jimmy Nelson

10 Apps That Will Help You To Organize In The Smartphone Age

Staying organized requires hard work but, luckily, technology has brought make improvements on this chapter as well. Nowadays we basically have an …

Books To Read In 2013 Before They're Made Into Movies

Not only are novels an age-old inspiration for film, they're the best special feature available! Forget about DVD commentary and featurettes.<p>The best way to learn about your favorite film is to go to the source before you see it.