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Watch: Extremely Bright Meteor Takes Over Night Sky in St. Louis

Many residents spotted a bright meteor streaking across the night sky over St. Louis, Missouri, on Nov. 11. (Photo Credit: Alyce Galletto Bava / Facebook) A glowing meteor streaked across the sky over St. Louis, Missouri, on Monday night, accordi

‘Star Wars: A New Hope’ Has Hilarious New Han/Greedo Edit on Disney+

At this point the rich history and mythology of Star Wars as a brand is bigger, stronger, and more important than any of the individual movies. These are stories about sacred texts that […] The post ‘Star Wars: A New Hope’ Has Hilarious New Han/Gree

Review: ‘Felix the Reaper’ Is a Charming But Imperfect Puzzle Game

I’m always up for playing quirky puzzles games. As such, I jumped at the chance to review developer Kong Orange’s Felix the Reaper. The premise — playing as a dancing grim reaper — […] The post Review: ‘Felix the Reaper’

Get Into The Virtual World With $30 Off Oculus Go

If you’ve been looking to a VR headset for yourself or as a gift for someone for Christmas then you are in luck! For a limited time you can get Oculus’s innovative new […] The post Get Into The Virtual World With $30 Off Oculus Go appeared first on

Finally, Smell a Movie With FeelReal Virtual Reality

Four years ago we let you get a first whiff of FeelReal, an experimental virtual reality accessory that let you smell and feel your content along with just looking at it through your […] The post Finally, Smell a Movie With FeelReal Virtual Reality appe

Disney+ Experiences Connection Issues on Launch Day

Disney+ teams are trying to fix connection issues on the streaming service's launch day. (Photo Credit: Chris Coke / Twitter) Disney+ is launching today and the mega kickoff is reportedly causing some connection issues across the U.S. The streami

‘Black Lightning’ Season 3 Episode 5 Recap: Signs of a Spark

Jordan Calloway as Khalil / Painkiller in 'Black Lightning.' (Photo Credit: Jace Downs / The CW) Just like a CW show to take a week off after hooking us with a great cliffhanger. That it came at the same time Agent Odell subliminally hooks Lynn o

Scientists Find Fossilized Footprints ‘Hiding’ in Mammoth Tracks

Researchers collect GPR data at White Sands National Monument in New Mexico (via Cornell University) Researchers uncovered fossilized footprints—and what lies beneath them—in the White Sands National Monument in New Mexico. Hidden since the e

‘The Mandalorian’ Series Premiere Recap: The Search for More Money

Pedro Pascal (via Lucasfilm/Disney) This is what it took. For years, decades at this point, Lucasfilm has been trying to make a Star Wars live-action TV show. Earlier plans all fell through, usually for budgetary reasons. Any […] The post &

Toy Tuesday: The Best Simpsons Toys

There is a lot to see on Disney+, which launches this week, but one thing that has us pretty excited is that, as a result of the Disney/Fox merger, every single season of […] The post Toy Tuesday: The Best Simpsons Toys appeared first on

‘His Dark Materials’ Season 1 Episode 2 Recap: Watch Your Daemon

Dafne Keen, Ruth Wilson (via HBO) The second episode of His Dark Materials had a lot of work to do after a beautiful, but slightly overstuffed pilot. Did it accomplish all it needed to do? No, but it got a […] The post ‘His Dark Mate

Apple Arcade Is Better Than Apple TV+

Realizing that they can’t make the same ungodly amounts of profit with worse new iPhones alone, this year saw Apple very publicly pivot to becoming a services company. After all, you can make […] The post Apple Arcade Is Better Than Apple TV+ appeare

Lost and Found: Vietnamese Mouse-Deer Spotted After 30 Years

Camera trap image of the lost silver-backed chevrotain in Vietnam (via Southern Institute of Ecology/Global Wildlife Conservation/Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research/NCNP) What has the head of a mouse, the body of a small deer, and ha

Stingray-Inspired Spacecraft Could Explore ‘Dark Side’ of Venus

The BREEZE spacecraft would circumnavigate Venus every four to six days, with solar panels charging on the side of planet illuminated by the Sun (via CRASH Lab/University at Buffalo) Venus lies within Earth’s orbit, but little is known abou

Report: Google Collecting Personal Health Data on Millions

Photo Credit: Paweł Czerwiński / Unsplash Google is reportedly collecting detailed health information from millions of people across 21 states*. The tech titan began the initiative, code-named “Project Nightingale,” in secret last y

Black Friday 2019: How to Score the Best Gaming and Tech Deals

Save money on Black Friday with these helpful tips and tricks. (Photo Credit: BENCE BOROS / Unsplash) Black Friday is around the corner: On Nov. 29, thousands of retailers will slash prices on many gaming and tech products, so it’s the perf

Disney+ Updates Marvel Movies Available to Stream at Launch

'Avengers: Endgame' and other Marvel movies will be available to watch when Disney+ launches on Nov. 12. (Photo Credit: Marvel Studios) Disney+ is updating its MCU lineup: The streaming service will now have most Marvel movies available to watch

Czar’s Rare Liquor Shipment Recovered From WWI Wreck

A search and salvage project recently recovered 900 bottles of booze from a WWI shipwreck in international waters between Finland and Sweden. (Photo Credit: Ocean X Team / YouTube) A ship carrying a liquor shipment to the last Russian Czar never

NOIRVEMBER: Is ‘The Nice Guys’ Noir?

'The Nice Guys' (Photo Credit: Daniel McFadden / Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc) Noir is a genre defined less by archetypes as it is by tone and story. A detective in a trench coat doesn’t qualify a film as noir any more than a joke in […

‘Death Stranding’ Makes Me Realize Yoko Taro Is a Genius

I’ve been looking forward to Death Stranding. I even got the collector’s edition for the baby-lamp. And I played a good amount of it over the weekend. I haven’t gotten very far, but […] The post ‘Death Stranding’ Makes Me R

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Snaps Swirly Jovian Vortex View

NASA's Juno spacecraft spotted a detailed view of a cyclonic storm in Jupiter's turbulent atmosphere. (Photo Credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / SwRI / MSSS and Kevin M. Gill) Jupiter’s turbulent atmosphere was recently observed by NASA’s Ju

‘Super Mario 64 Land’ Is a Fan-Made Mario Epic

After years of indie homages to classic 2D platformers, 3D platformers are finally getting their time in the nostalgia sun. Games like A Hat in Time, Yooka-Laylee, and most recently New Super Lucky’s […] The post ‘Super Mario 64 Land’ Is a Fan-Mad

The 11 Best Female Action Heroes

With a Charlie’s Angels reboot hitting theaters, you’re bound to read a lot of headlines about how women are now believable action heroes in a post-Wonder Woman world. But you know better: ladies […] The post The 11 Best Female Action Heroe

‘Batwoman’ Season 1 Episode 6 Recap: A Well-Executed Episode

Nicole Kang as Mary Hamilton and Ruby Rose as Kate Kane / Batwoman in 'Batwoman.' (Photo Credit: Cate Cameron / The CW) It is always a roll of the dice when a CW show comes off a particularly good episode. Last week’s edition of Batwoman

‘Watchmen’ Season 1 Episode 4 Recap: Still Ticking Away

Hong Chau (Credit: Mark Hill/HBO) One thing you can’t accuse HBO’s Watchmen sequel of is subtlety. It’s hard to criticize any aspect of this show for being too on the nose, when being on the nose is the whole point. […]

Watch: SpaceX Launches 60 Additional Starlink Internet Satellites

SpaceX's Starlink constellation received 60 more internet satellites on Nov. 11. (Photo Credit: SpaceX / Twitter) SpaceX’s Starlink constellation is growing: The company is launching another 60 Starlink internet satellites to orbit today an

‘Rick and Morty’ Season 4 Premiere Recap: A Simple Fun Classic Adventure

(Via Adult Swim) It’s back. As Mr. Poopybutthole promised way back at the end of Season 3, Rick and Morty came back after a really long time. No word on how old he is now, but in our […] The post ‘Rick and Morty’ Season

‘Doctor Who’ Teaser Hints at November Return

Make space for season 12 (via Doctor Who/YouTube) She’s baaack. Well, she will be soon: The official Doctor Who YouTube channel on Sunday released a teaser for the upcoming season. Series 12—Jodie Whittaker’s second as the Thirteent

Yellow-Eyed Penguin Is 2019’s New Zealand Bird of the Year

Yellow-eyed penguin (via Brent Beaven/New Zealand Department of Conservation) The people have spoken: The endangered yellow-eyed penguin has been named New Zealand’s Bird of the Year 2019. Also known as hoiho or tarakaka, the endemic specie

Injured Vet Paints Veterans Day Google Doodle

The Nov. 11, 2019 Google Doodle, painted by Massachusetts-based veteran Pete Damon, celebrates Veterans Day in the US (via Google) At the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, major hostilities of World War I formally ended. And wh

Watch Mercury Cut Across the Sun Today

Watch the transit of Mercury 2019 (via NASA) Monday just got a lot more interesting: In a rare transit event, Mercury is set to cross in front of the Sun today. Using proper safety equipment, skygazers across the globe can watch […] The pos

Scientists Refine How Quickly the Universe is Expanding

(via Greg Rakozy/Unsplash) The universe may be growing at a slower pace than we thought. A team of Clemson University astrophysicists developed a new technique for quantifying the all-important Hubble Constant. And their findings pump the […

An Ode to the Kyrie 5 – And a Preview of the Kyrie 6

The Kyrie 6 Preheat Collection. (Photo Credit: Nike) Amid hype culture, limited runs, the resale market, and the need for shoes to often have positive performative qualities, something tends to get lost in today’s modern sneaker culture: sneake

Indian State of Kerala Runs Fiber to Every Household, Provides Free Internet Access to Millions

Residents of the Indian state of Kerala received some exciting news this week. A new fiber optic network is bringing the Internet to every home in the state. For 1.2 million families living […] The post Indian State of Kerala Runs Fiber to Every Househo

Best Buy Black Friday Ad: Top Deals for Gaming and Tech Lovers

Best Buy's Black Friday ad includes deals on Xbox One X ITB Console Bundles, wireless headphones, and other devices. (Photo Credit: Best Buy) The countdown to Black Friday has begun and you may be wondering where to start with holiday shopping. I

‘Airplane Mode’ Is the Ultimate Flight Sim

One of the coolest perks of being a games journalist in a hip city like New York is seeing a game go from underground student art project to the next big indie hit. […] The post ‘Airplane Mode’ Is the Ultimate Flight Sim appeared first on Ge

Top Movie and TV Trailers of the Week: ‘House Of The Dragon,’ ‘Soul,’ and More

'Soul' (Photo Credit: Disney / Pixar) TGIF. While you’re planning for the long weekend ahead, we’ve rounded up the top movie and TV trailers that you may have missed during the week. HBO’s House Of The Dragon series highlights the Tar

Watch These Movies Before ‘Doctor Sleep’

Stephen King praised 'Doctor Sleep' on Twitter and said the film was a «hell of a good movie.» (Photo Credit: Warner Bros.) I know it always feels like another Stephen King adaptation is just around the corner, but this year especiall

Rare Fungal Disease Makes Snakes Look Like ‘Mummies’

Snake Fungal Disease (SFD) causes some infected snakes to have crusted scales, cloudy eyes, and a swollen or disfigured face. (Photo Credit: The California Department of Fish and Wildlife) A newly emerging disease is causing snakes’ skin t
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