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3 24 mins ago CBR Exclusives<p>Despite being considered a recluse, Steve Ditko famously wrote back to many, many fans over the years and here are some …

Saga: Like Star Wars, but Unfilmable and Brilliantly Bonkers

Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples's comic-book epic proves there's still room for originality in the over-franchised world of sci-fi.<p>A tree that doubles as a rocket ship. Aristocratic villains in 18th-century military dress with televisions for heads. A hairless cat who growls "LYING" at any …

Carol Ann Susi, voice of Howard's mom on 'Big Bang Theory,' dead at 62

Carol Ann Susi, the heard-but-never-seen actress who played Mrs. Wolowitz on CBS' <i>The Big Bang Theory</i>, has died. She was 62.<p>Susi was battling an …

The Finality Of Death: A Review Of 'Tooth & Claw' #1

Having been one of the creators who saved superhero comics in the 1990s, it can be difficult to think of <b>Kurt Busiek</b> as anything other than a …

Introducing the Gillette OctoBlade with built-in WiFi

Seriously though, Scott Feschuk explains why it’s time to shut down the Gillette razor labs<p>Have you heard the big news? Gillette is promising that …

White dwarfs crashing into neutron stars explain loneliest supernovae

Astronomers and astrophysicists have found that some of the Universe's loneliest supernovae are likely created by the collisions of white dwarf stars …

Majorana fermion

Princeton University scientists have observed an exotic particle that behaves simultaneously like matter and antimatter, a feat of math and …

Maybe it wasn't the Higgs particle after all

Last year CERN announced the finding of a new elementary particle, the Higgs particle. But maybe it wasn't the Higgs particle, maybe it just looks …

'Quantum reporters' measure magnetic resonance of one proton

The positions of individual protons on a surface can be pinned down to within 0.1 nm, thanks to a new quantum technique based on nuclear magnetic …

Who's That BAT-Friend? DC Introduces New Generation of BATMAN Allies

Credit: DC Comics<p>When <b>Batman</b> writer Scott Snyder promised "a new generation of allies" for the Caped Crusader, he wasn't kidding.<p>Although Batman has, …

Halo: The Master Chief Collection review: the library

The Master Chief Collection is an impressive history lesson on the evolution of Halo<p><i>Halo: The Master Chief Collection</i> is a historical document.<p>At E3 this year, the focus started on the 10th anniversary of <i>Halo 2</i> and its pending "Anniversary" treatment, continuing what Halo developer 343 Industries …

The black hole at the birth of the Universe

Our universe may have emerged from a black hole in a higher-dimensional universe, propose a trio of Perimeter Institute researchers.<p>The big bang …

Someone Beat 'Super Mario Bros' In Under 5 Minutes

A video gamer who goes by "Blubbler" online just set a new world record for beating 1985's "Super Mario Bros." -- aka the original "Mario" game -- by completing it in 4 minutes and 57.69 seconds. That blows the previous record out of the water by a full two-fifths of a second.<p>It almost goes without …