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32 Things Every New Yorker Should Do This Fall

There are crisp days perfect for walks in the park, hot apple cider from local farmer's markets, and football.<p>There are also tons of events and festivals, from the New York City Marathon to the Wine & Food Festival.<p>Autumn officially starts this Sunday on the 22nd, so get ready for the new season …

Watch The Teaser Trailer For 'Avengers' Sequel 'Age Of Ultron' That Debuted At Comic-Con

When the title to the "Avengers" sequel ("Age of Ultron") was announced this summer at San Diego Comic-Con, audience members got to witness a cool flashy teaser trailer presented by director Joss Whedon.<p>If you were wondering what it looked like, someone finally uploaded a low-resolution version of …

A Crazy Size Comparison Of Sci-Fi's Greatest Ships [Infographic]

The _Star Wars _vessels are puny compared to the ship from _Independence Day. _<p>Being a small child, I often think to myself: <i>What if the _Star Wars _spaceships got into a fight with the ships from _Star Troopers</i>? _Thanks to this infographic from DeviantART user Dirk Loechel, I finally have an …

‘Scuse Me While I Solve This Immigration Problem

There’s a crippling STEM talent shortage out there, stalking the streets of Silicon Valley; just ask any Valley executive in the choir crying out for immigration reform. But the IEEE, PBS, and Fortune — an odd triumvirate if ever I saw one — disagree, singing back their own united refrain: “The …

Rocksmith 2014 and the fear of educational games

Following the launch of <i>Rocksmith</i> in 2011, an instructional tool-meets-rhythm game that followed the wave of Guitar Hero and Rock Band games of the era, the development team at Ubisoft San Francisco "weren't surprised" by the negative reaction from critics, creative director Paul Cross told Polygon …

The Galaxy's Core Is About to Explode

The supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way Galaxy will soon consume a blob of gas and begin to radiate energy at a tremendous rate.<p>The supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way Galaxy will soon consume a blob of gas and begin to radiate energy at a tremendous rate.

Universe

40 Recipes for the Fall Harvest Season

40 recipes for fall produce, from butternut squash and brussels sprouts to apples and pomegranate.<p>The mercury's dropping, the leaves are turning orange, and the nights are growing longer.<p>And you know what that means.<p>Your dad's going to pull out that pumpkin-colored wool sweater with the "falling …

Recipes

Who Is Ultron? Everything You Need to Know About the 'Avengers 2' Villain – /Film

At San Diego Comic Con 2013, <b>Joss Whedon</b> announced that the <i>Avengers</i> sequel would be titled <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i>. Unlike the phase one Marvel …

Solid Proof That Patrick Kane Is A Stickhandling God

We're not worthy. We're not worthy.

Associated Press News

Apple’s iOS 7 includes a surprise: a ticket to the next generation of the internet

For five years, researchers have toiled over an obscure bit of fundamental internet infrastructure that promises to make the connections to our mobile devices faster and more reliable than ever, and if you’ve already downloaded Apple’s iOS 7 to your iPhone or iPad, you could be using it …

Internet of Things

Man vs. Snake: The story of a compulsive competitor

The best way to prepare yourself for 40+ hour gaming session is to first create a "marathon groove," says Andrew Seklir, one of the two men behind the crowdfunded documentary <i>Man vs. Snake: The Long and Twisted Tale of Nibbler.</i><p>The film has already reached its funding goal on Kickstarter, earning …

Scientists Estimate How Much Longer The Earth Can Support Life

The end of the world is near! Well, relatively near, geologically speaking. Okay, even geologically speaking, it’s pretty far off.<p>But scientists at the University of East Anglia have made their best estimate for how much longer the Earth will be habitable for human life, barring nuclear war, rogue …