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Dark Phoenix's Simon Kinberg Took Inspiration From Nolan's Batman to Bring the X-Men Down to Earth

There’s an unsteady, chaotic energy coursing through much of Simon Kinberg’s Dark Phoenix. It almost feels like an extension of the existential crisis its titular hero fi...

Dark Phoenix's Simon Kinberg Took Inspiration From Nolan's Batman to Bring the X-Men Down to Earth

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Simon Kinberg says Dark Phoenix was never supposed to be "a classic superhero movie" It’s likely that no big-budget would-be blockbuster this year is going to draw a more exhaustive series of post-mortem than Simon Kinberg’s Dark Phoenix, the film that ended Fox’s long-running X-Men franchise not with a mutant-powered bang, but with ...
13:51, 06/15/2019

'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' writer, director Simon Kinberg takes blame for film's failure For Simon Kinberg, the buck stops here when it comes to the failure of "Dark Phoenix" to live up to the commercial and critical success of previous films in the "X-Men" franchise....
03:34, 06/17/2019

Simon Kinberg Likens Dark Phoenix's Original Ending to Captain America: Civil War and Captain Marvel While the cast of Simon Kinberg’s Dark Phoenix has spoken about the similarities between the film’s original ending and the ending of another recent big superhero film—similarities that were so extensive they required the final X-Men installment to u...
21:17, 06/07/2019

'Batman' turns 30: How a superfan got Hollywood to redefine the Dark Knight Three decades after director Tim Burton's 1989 "Batman" film became a box office blockbuster and pop culture phenomenon, the decision to bring the Dark Knight to the big screen seems like it should have been a no-brainer. But in the years leading up ...
05:34, 06/24/2019

Go inside the Dark Knight’s head in this Batman Universe #1 exclusive DC’s line of Wal-Mart exclusive comics has been an interesting experiment, attempting to bring in new readers by putting DC comics in a high-traffic retail space. But comic-book collectors are aggressive creatures, and many of these books were scoope...
19:34, 07/08/2019

Robert Pattinson the new Batman? Casting report is a dark night for some CNN – Gotham is shook. A report Thursday that Robert Pattinson could take on the role of Batman has some crying, “Holy miscast!” According to Variety, the actor is close to sealing a deal to play “The Batman” in ...
20:17, 05/17/2019

Trump created a storm over Kim Darroch. Boris Johnson will bring a hurricane | Simon Jenkins With the forces of no deal whirling faster, Johnson is banking on the idea that a dramatic shock could be Britain’s salvationImagine chaos. Dream disruption. Think of a hundred Kim Darrochs as the Boris Johnson moment approaches. Tear up the script. ...
21:00, 07/11/2019

NASA needs your help to bring an asteroid sample back to Earth NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission has already accomplished a lot since arriving at the space rock known as Bennu late last year. The spacecraft successfully entered orbit around the asteroid, scanned its surface with a laser, and learned a lot about it...
09:51, 05/24/2019

Lazio bring Atalanta down to earth with Coppa Italia triumph Sergej Milinkovic-Savic and Joaquin Correa settled a scrappy Coppa Italia final after a crucial first-half refereeing decisionBy the time Joaquin Correa’s shot hit the net, Lazio’s bench was already spilling on to the pitch. Team-mates charged 70 yar...
13:00, 05/16/2019

Tried to Bring "A Bit of the Monkey": His Dark Materials' Ruth Wilson His Dark Materials held a much-anticipated panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2019 on Thursday, with cast members Dafne Keen, Ruth Wilson, James McAvoy, and Lin-Manuel Miranda appearing on stage alongside......
08:34, 07/19/2019

Bring on the battle bears in this new teaser for HBO's His Dark Materials show HBO is about to find itself—as of Sunday—with a serious dearth of high-fantasy big-budget literary adaptations on its slate. Which might explain why the network unleashed a new teaser for its Philip Pullman show His Dark Materials today, re-introduci...
03:17, 05/18/2019

More than 2,500 people worked to bring Netflix’s ‘Dark Crystal’ prequel to life Netflix released its new 10-episode series The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance on Friday, leading into the long Labor Day weekend, giving fans of fantasy adventures like this a new world to dive into. It’s actually a prequel to the Jim Henson 1...
03:17, 09/02/2019

Global renewable energy initiative aims to bring a billion people in from the dark Worldwide commission aims to end energy poverty in sub-Saharan Africa and south Asia by driving investment in new technology Electricity could be delivered to more than a billion people currently living without it within a decade by linking up small-...
16:18, 09/13/2019

'Terminator: Dark Fate' to be rated R, bring back Eddie Furlong as John Connor Linda Hamilton and Arnold Schwarzenegger will be joined by another familiar face in the upcoming film "Terminator: Dark Fate" — Eddie Furlong, who played John Connor in "Terminator 2: Judgment Day."...
00:34, 07/19/2019

These Dark Rey Star Wars Reactions Will Make You Want to Turn to the Dark Side and Never Look Back The Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker trailers are dropping clues left and right about what’s to come in the final film of the galaxy far, far away sequel trilogy. After the first teaser trailer for the movie hinted that Emperor Palpatine (Ian McDi...
21:51, 08/27/2019

Why Earth's water could be older than Earth itself How did water survive Earth's searingly hot birth? A radical new answer turns planetary history on its head – and could revolutionise the search for alien life...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Steve Bullock Hates Dark Money. But a Dark Money Lobbyist Is Helping His Presidential Campaign Montana Gov. Steve Bullock is staking his name and presidential campaign on battling “dark money” — a commonly used term for secretive political cash meant to influence elections. He’s even suing President Donald Trump’s...
18:51, 07/08/2019

Amazon's re:Mars serves up AI inspiration The burgeoning world of AI has generated a whole host of serious challenges, as well as skepticism about its business value, but Amazon's new conference serves as a reminder of why it generates so much excitement....
07:34, 06/05/2019

Nina Bradley on the inspiration for her comeback Nina Bradley tells David Wainwright why she is returning to the sport The post Nina Bradley on the inspiration for her comeback appeared first on Boxing News....
00:00, 09/04/2019

These 15 women have been named an inspiration by Meghan Markle Meghan Markle has named 15 women she considers inspirational "forces for change" in a preview of British Vogue's September issue, which she co-edited....
20:51, 07/29/2019

Report: For DevOps inspiration, look to the retail sector An annual survey from DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA) finds that the retail sector stands out for its software delivery and operational performance....
17:34, 08/22/2019

Batman and AT&T: A New Dynamic Duo? The Dark Knight, Wonder Woman and their Justice League compatriots are under new management at a time when the streaming wars are heating up and superheroes are more popular than ever....
00:34, 07/22/2019

'Game of Thrones': Alfie Allen says he personally faced 'dark, dark moments' playing Theon Alfie Allen is opening up about the toll his "Game of Thrones" role of Theon Greyjoy took on his mental health.        ...
17:34, 08/20/2019

Amazing Amy: Meet Gary Woodland's U.S. Open inspiration Amy Bockerstette started taking golf lessons at 14 with the hope of playing with her family. She became the first person with Down syndrome to earn a college athletic scholarship....
15:17, 06/19/2019

The next Rashad Evans? Devin Smyth uses godfather as inspiration Devin Smyth has been around the UFC since he was a preteen, thanks to his godfather, former champion Rashad Evans. Now Smyth hopes to join the UFC roster via Dana White's Contender Series....
20:52, 08/13/2019

| 'Humble' Aussies head to Gallipoli for World Cup inspiration Australia's cricketers were headed onto the battlefields of Gallipoli for inspiration to kick off a gruelling tour taking in the defence of their World Cup crown and the Ashes....
08:17, 05/11/2019

How Jorge Posada became Tomas Nido’s ironic inspiration Having grown up in Puerto Rico, born in 1994, Tomas Nido eventually came around to worshipping and emulating Yadier Molina. The Cardinals’ catcher didn’t make his big-league debut until 2004, however, and Nido started catching at age 7. So in those i...
18:51, 05/07/2019

New world heavyweight champ is 'an inspiration for all fat people,' says rival Braggadocio and trash talking -- where boxers taunt rivals to boost ratings and provide an alternative narrative for the media and fans outside of the ring -- are part and parcel of the boxing world....
16:17, 06/06/2019

Jonathan Pearce found a new inspiration for chasing his UFC dream Jonathan Pearce had a spiritual experience four years ago, not in a church but in an ambulance. It fueled him to where he is now: about to fight at Dana White's Contender Series for a shot at the big show....
18:00, 07/09/2019

M.I.A, Doctor Strange and Borderlands 3: the inspiration behind the loot shooter Remember when the ‘grim dark’ look was everywhere? Whether you were at the cinema watching a superhero movie, or playing your favourite shooter franchise on your games console, it wasn’t too long ago when the prevalent colour pal...
22:51, 05/01/2019

Elections In India Are An Inspiration Around The World: United States Congratulating Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his re-election, the United States has said that the just-concluded elections in India, the largest democratic exercise in human history, is an......
09:00, 05/24/2019

Drop it like it’s hot: style inspiration from London’s new home of cool At Coal Drops Yard, creativity is all around you, from the architectural juxtaposition of old and new to the contents of the stores and the people who work in them. We spoke to staff and owners about their personal approaches to fashion, and what it’...
21:17, 06/07/2019

Building named to honor ice bucket challenge inspiration BOSTON (AP) — Boston College says its new indoor baseball and softball training facility will be named after the alumnus who helped popularize the ice bucket challenge. The college unveiled plans Wednesday for the Pete Frates (FRAY’-tees) Cente...
19:00, 06/27/2019

Women's World Cup: Ellen White's Bundesliga inspiration As Ellen White celebrated the two goals that assured that England would beat Japan to the top of Group D, her celebration caught the eye. It was a tribute to the Bundesliga and one player in particular....
16:00, 06/20/2019

Inspiration: The new trend that's changing the travel industry Traveling to a new place and living like a local is so five years ago, now the new trend is transformational travel. Buzz60’s Lenneia Batiste has more.       ...
20:00, 09/02/2019

Check Amazon's 'Most Wished For' Page for Gift Inspiration If you’ve been stashing away items for future purchase on your Amazon Wish List, you may inadvertently be providing gift ideas for complete strangers....
21:17, 05/13/2019

Robert Pattinson is the new Batman After weeks of speculation, the actor has officially inherited the keys to the Batmobile from Ben AffleckThe actor who shot to fame as a vampire in the Twilight films will take on another nocturnal hero: Batman. Pattinson, 31, inherits the role from ...
18:34, 05/31/2019

All the Big Superheroes Are Taken---How About Batman's Butler? Comic-book adaptations have gotten so pervasive that producers of new shows “The Boys” and “Pennyworth” have turned to some deep-cut characters to say something new....
04:51, 07/23/2019

'I'm sucking up your IQ!': what 90s Batman teaches us The dialogue is corny, the heroes moody, the fights risible, but the Batman films of Tim Burton and Joel Schumacher paved the way. Catch them again on re-releaseRemember when a big-budget superhero film was a rare and risky endeavour? When the genre ...
16:34, 05/14/2019

If Batman owned a BMW, it’d be this Vantablack X6 If there were a color for painting a black hole, it’d probably be Vantablack. One of the darkest materials known to man, Vantablack uses carbon nanotubes to absorb up to 99.96 percent of visible light. The effect is strong enough to make 3D objects l...
23:17, 08/28/2019

Barcelona’s home defeat by Real Betis could be inspiration for Liverpool Quique Setién’s side denied Lionel Messi and Luis Suárez the space they need to thrive while winning 4-3 at Camp NouJust before the second half began on the day that Barcelona last lost a home game, back in November, Luis Suárez and Lionel Messi sat ...
14:09, 05/01/2019

| New Proteas boss Nkwe draws inspiration from Jake White New interim Proteas team director Enoch Nkwe draws inspiration from ex-Bok coach Jake White as he becomes the youngest man ever to take charge of the national cricket side....
20:17, 08/16/2019

LPGA leaving ANA Inspiration against Augusta Women's Amateur Golf Notes: ANA Inspiration staying against Augusta Women's Amateur; Brooks Koepka has new outlook on No. 1        ...
23:34, 06/25/2019

Mick Schumacher says ‘extraordinary’ father remains his greatest inspiration • Schumacher Jr will be racing in Formula 2 series this weekend• Brazilian GP to move away from Interlagos, says BolsonaroMick Schumacher has said his father Michael remains his greatest inspiration as he attempts to emulate the career of the seven-t...
18:34, 05/09/2019

"An Inspiration": Anand Mahindra To Nirmala Sitharaman Ahead Of Budget Anand Mahindra took to Twitter to wish Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of her first Budget announcement as he hailed her an inspiration for girls around the country....
09:34, 07/05/2019

Here are some words of inspiration, courtesy of the queens of RuPaul's Drag Race If you woke up today feeling shitty about yourself, let the queens of RuPaul’s Drag Race’s eleventh season lift your spirits up with some words of inspiration....
23:00, 05/23/2019

‘What/If’ star Renée Zellweger reveals sultry inspiration for role The sound of running water comes across the telephone line while Renée Zellweger is talking about her new Netflix series “What/If,” out Friday. Is she filling her pool? Or having a cleanse at some elite spa? A secondary, clinking sound accompanying t...
00:51, 05/24/2019

Lion King director looked to Attenborough and Babe for inspiration The director of Disney's The Lion King has revealed he looked to David Attenborough documentaries and the animated pig Babe for inspiration for his stunning reimagined version of the classic....
09:00, 07/17/2019

Women’s World Cup: Caroline Weir takes inspiration from takeaway art Scotland midfielder with a mural of her on a wall in Dunfermline says ‘the attention we’re getting is a bit mad’There are many reasons to visit the Côte d’Azur, but art surely ranks among the top 10 with the assorted galleries affording tourists plen...
23:17, 06/08/2019

Regina Hall Reveals the Meaningful Inspiration Behind Her 2019 Met Gala Look Regina Hall is paying tribute to the one and only Dapper Dan with her 2019 Met Gala ensemble. E!'s Zuri Hall caught up with the actress as she ascended the Metropolitan Museum of......
01:00, 05/07/2019

Wimbledon: Serena Williams using Tiger Woods' Masters win as inspiration Tennis superstar Serena Williams said Tiger Woods' win at the 2019 Masters is at the top of her mind as she tries to win a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title at Wimbledon Saturday in London....
19:51, 07/12/2019

Jordan Spieth Finds Youthful Inspiration at the Northern Trust Spieth, 26, played the first two rounds with Matthew Wolff, 20, and absorbed some of his aggressive style. Seeking his first win in two years, Spieth headed into the weekend in second place....
09:34, 08/10/2019

‘Pleasure, Obligation, Curiosity, Inspiration’: What’s on Marie Arana’s Nightstand Among other things, the author of “Silver, Sword & Stone: Three Crucibles in the Latin American Story” is reading a novel based on a juicy scandal in her own family....
11:17, 08/15/2019

Laverne Cox Reveals the Inspiration Behind Her "Big Shoulder Moment" at 2019 Met Gala The 2019 Met Gala has officially kicked off on the first Monday in May, and Laverne Cox is turning heads in a stunning Christian Siriano design. The Orange Is the New Black star just hit......
01:00, 05/07/2019

Tyreece John-Jules looking to Lacazette and Aubameyang for Arsenal inspiration Tyreece John-Jules is looking to learn from Arsenal stars Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette and make a name for himself in north London after signing a new Gunners contract....
15:51, 08/05/2019

Phoenix Mercury honor women of inspiration through custom sneakers September marks the end of the 2019 WNBA season, and events such as the Mercury's annual Woman of Inspiration Night highlight a strong summer in sneakers....
04:34, 09/04/2019

Champions League: Liverpool and Jürgen Klopp look to Roma for inspiration Premier League side Liverpool have a mountain to climb as they attempt to overcome a three-goal deficit against Barcelona on Tuesday night. To make matters worse, Jürgen Klopp's team are also missing two key players....
21:51, 05/06/2019

Report: The Next Batman Movie Might Already Have Its Villains Alongside news of the Rescue Rangers film, the Hollywood Reporter dropped one more bombshell last night, in the form of a well-sourced rumor about the future of Matt Reeves’ The Batman movie: in particular, its villains. Read more......
06:51, 05/19/2019

Report: So Robert Pattinson Is Definitely, Maybe Batman Now? A few weeks ago, the internet was shook by news that Robert Pattinson was the new Batman, replacing Ben Affleck under the comic book cowl. And then...maybe he wasn’t just yet? Maybe it was X-Men’s Nicholas Hoult? Who could say. Now, we have an update...
19:00, 05/31/2019

Look, your new Batman really hated the Twilight movies, too Batman is a brooding, orphaned, rich vigilante—attributes you could also assign to one (1) Edward Cullen, in fact. The undeniable connection between the two has only just now come to light because Robert Pattinson has reportedly been cast as the next...
20:00, 05/17/2019

Well, now it's official: Robert Pattinson is your new Batman For weeks we have been steadying ourselves for Robert Pattinson’s eventual descent into the Batcave, bravely swatted away Twilight jokes (as if that man didn’t also gift us with a perfectly serviceable turn at Cedric Diggory, you ungrateful monsters)...
22:17, 05/31/2019

Robert Pattinson is officially the next Batman Robert Pattinson just locked down another blockbuster franchise. Warner Bros. revealed Friday that the actor who brought Edward Cullen to life in the “Twilight” series is the studio’s official choice for the next Batman movie, Deadl...
17:51, 05/31/2019

'Lego Batman' producer, then Treasury sec? Treasury secretary pick Steven Mnuchin is an executive producer on Warner Bros.' "The Lego Batman Movie," which pulled in an estimated $55.6 million from U.S. audiences during its opening weekend....
23:34, 04/28/2019

Colin Kaepernick Reveals the Source of His Inspiration for National Anthem Protest It’s well-known that Colin Kaepernick started his protest on the gridiron to bring attention to the police brutality and racial injustice plaguing this nation, but in a recent interview, the former quarterback reveals what specifically inspired his a...
21:17, 08/23/2019

Find Out Why Natalie Halcro & Olivia Pierson Call Kim Kardashian an "Inspiration" For Kim Kardashian, role-modeling kind of comes with the territory. So the fact that she's inspiring other social media-savvy TV stars with career goals as big as their family units......
02:51, 07/09/2019

Teen sheds 10 STONE after finding weight loss inspiration on Instagram THIS teenager was inspired to change her lifestyle when she saw weight loss transformation snaps on Instagram. Here's how the super-slimmer shed 10st....
18:17, 05/21/2019

15 Years After Its Birth, AfroPunk Brooklyn Remains a Source of Eternal Inspiration AfroPunk Festival descended onto Commodore Barry Park for yet another year, and damn was it fun—beautiful, and in case you were worried, yes, it’s still black as hell....
22:17, 08/27/2019

Limping linchpin: Koscielny’s path from injury hell to Arsenal inspiration Defender’s World Cup dream was shattered by injury. Now Laurent Koscielny is set for a Europa League final against Chelsea but the road back was toughThe snatches of thoughts that flashed through his mind in a moment of crisis were like a brutal cine...
21:34, 05/27/2019

Colin Kaepernick Reveals the Source of His Inspiration for the National Anthem Protest It’s well-known that Colin Kaepernick started his protest on the gridiron to bring attention to the police brutality and racial injustice plaguing this nation, but in a recent interview, the former quarterback reveals what specifically inspired his a...
05:17, 08/23/2019

Lupita Nyong'o's Makeup Artist Reveals the Inspiration Behind Her ''Most Dramatic Transformation'' When Lupita Nyong'o graced the 2019 Met Gala in an electrifying look, the party was over. Because she shut. it. down. The Us actress painted the pink carpet with her rainbow-colored......
06:17, 05/07/2019

Smaller crowds, Augusta conflict among reasons ANA Inspiration looking for date change Smaller TV ratings, dwindling attendance and a concerned title sponsor spark discussion about date change for LPGA's ANA Inspiration        ...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Clooney's still joking about playing Batman George Clooney joked about his 'Batman' days flashing before his eyes, after a motorcycle accident, while shooting Hulu's 'Catch 22.' (May 15)        ...
00:17, 05/16/2019

I Wish I Could Wear This Wee Arkham Asylum Batman Cowl When I heard that DC Collectibles was making a replica of the distinctive cowl the Dark Knight wore during Rocksteady’s Arkham Asylum video game, I imagined skulking about my house as a masked vigilante, striking fear into children and cats alike. Th...
17:34, 07/15/2019

In the New Joker Trailer, a Broken Man Becomes Batman's Greatest Foe We’ve already had a few glimpses of Todd Phillips’ take on how a man like the Joker could come to existence, even in the already sordid world of Gotham City. But this latest look dives even further into the haunting downfall of Joaquin Phoenix’s Arth...
22:17, 08/28/2019

Ladies and Gentlemen, Robert Pattinson Is Your New Batman Good evening, ladies and gentlemen...presenting your new Batman, Robert Pattinson.Warner Bros. Pictures confirmed that the 33-year-old Twilight actor has signed a deal to play the Bruce Wayne /......
04:17, 06/01/2019

More Hints for What to Expect From Robert Pattinson's Batman Benedict Wong offers a Doctor Strange 2 update. Mystique raises a good point about the X-Men in new Dark Phoenix footage. See Peter Parker build his new Far From Home suit. Plus, a new clip from Toy Story 4, teases for The Good Place’s return, and sa...
19:34, 06/05/2019

"Hey Batman": Passengers Of US Airline Get An In-Flight Surprise Few things come without an extra fee on Spirit Airlines, but some passengers got a free shot of adrenaline earlier this week when a winged creature flew up and down the cabin....
06:51, 08/03/2019

It's Rumor Time: DC might actually introduce a Batman who is Black Take this with a grain of utility belt Bat-Salt, but Bleeding Cool says the “hot gossip” from “a number of prominent sources” is that DC Comics is going to introduce a new Batman at some point next summer who is Black. These prominent sources apparen...
06:00, 09/04/2019

Robert Pattinson's The Batman Is About Him 'Trying to Find His Footing' Matt Reeves' 2021 The Batman movie, with Robert Pattinson in the lead, is about a Bruce Wayne "still trying to find his footing on his way to becoming the genius detective."...
07:51, 06/05/2019

Jaden Smith on Robert Pattinson: "He will be the best Batman" In all the hullaballoo surrounding the news that Robert Pattinson’s been cast as Batman, do you know who came out as the winner of it all? Twilight fans, that’s frickin’ who. Who better, then, to lead the charge of fans to the theaters to see the new...
00:00, 07/09/2019

Batman Existed in Mesoamerican Mythology and His Name Was Camazotz As social media is abuzz with who might be cast in the next Batman movie, with concerns that some of the candidates might not be menacing enough to fill those big black boots, it might be time to look again at one of the bat figures that featured as ...
17:34, 05/23/2019

Robert Pattinson confirmed to star as next Batman The 33-year-old actor will become the second-youngest actor to ever play the superhero after Christian Bale, who was 31 when 'Batman Begins' was released....
20:00, 05/31/2019

Album Review: For Jamila Woods, History Is Today’s Inspiration and Tomorrow’s Blueprint The Chicago singer and poet pays tribute to creative titans and offers lessons on how to triumph over the challenges of everyday life on “Legacy! Legacy!”...
01:00, 05/16/2019

U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland finds inspiration in words of friend Amy Bockerstette Amy Bockerstette, a Phoenix golfer who has Down syndrome, and U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland have developed a close bond.        ...
06:51, 06/17/2019

Slug slime to hexagonal frying pans: How design inspiration can come from unexpected places You don't need an iconic design guru like Jony Ive to come up with all the design ideas, but you do need to be prepared to take a new look at things and make the most of the materials available....
15:51, 07/23/2019

‘A Guiding Light and Inspiration.’ Why 2020 Democratic Candidates Are Flocking to Jimmy Carter (ATLANTA) — Former President Jimmy Carter carved an unlikely path to the White House in 1976 and endured humbling defeat after one term. Now, six administrations later, the longest-living chief executive in American history is re-emerging from ...
16:34, 05/19/2019

Lizzo is a joyous inspiration – but body positivity has come too late for the likes of me | Grace Dent There was no such thing when I was a teen in the 80s; there was the heavenly Maria Whittaker on Page 3 and Sabrina in the Boys Boys Boys videoAs Lizzo paraded gloriously with her flute at Glastonbury last month, a paean to body positivity, a poster g...
15:17, 07/13/2019

LA Instagram influencers to follow for lifestyle inspiration, from The Blonde Salad to Julie Sariñana With sunshine, great views and no shortage of retro brick walls to pose against, LA is no longer just the place for aspiring Hollywood actors - it's also a magnet for social media stars...
09:51, 08/04/2019

How Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novelist Colson Whitehead Finds Inspiration for His Books Pulitzer Prize-winning author Colson Whitehead‘s latest novel The Nickel Boys, about an abusive Jim Crow-era reform school, joins a backlist of books that point to urgent questions about identity, class and history. Whitehead, who appears on TI...
14:51, 06/27/2019

Simon Yates: I’m at 98% now "Simon Yates says he’s nearly back at full fitness after suffering an early crash at the Giro d’Italia, Watch every stage live on Eurosport and Eurosport Player."...
14:00, 05/22/2019

Robert Pattinson expected way more blowback from his Batman casting Robert Pattinson opened up for the first time about his casting as the Caped Crusader in Matt Reeves’ upcoming The Batman, revealing that, ope, people found out about it way too soon. In fact, the conflicting reports saying that Nicholas Hoult was al...
06:00, 09/04/2019

Cultural backdrop aside, El Chicano isn’t much more than a shoddy imitation Batman “Two clichés make us laugh. A hundred clichés move us. For we sense dimly that the clichés are talking among themselves, and celebrating a reunion.” Umberto Eco wrote that about Casablanca, positing that its synthesis of myriad archetypes, combined w...
00:34, 05/03/2019

What could have been: Ben Affleck's Batman would have explored "insanity," Arkham Asylum Ben Affleck’s standalone Batman movie has now been well-and-truly relegated to the “What might have been?” bins of history, derailed by what was, by all accounts, one man’s truly epic indifference to ever having to be the fucking Batman again. Still,...
07:17, 08/01/2019

Brooklyn man in Batman shirt helps cops take down suspect Sock! Bam!… Snap! A Bay Ridge man wearing a Batman t-shirt transformed into a real-life crime fighting crusader when he chased down a suspect who was fleeing cops — breaking his own leg in the process. Christian Almonte, 22, was driving on the ...
05:34, 06/08/2019

Robert Pattinson is now Batman, which we swear is not a Twilight joke Robert Pattinson has spent the last several years shedding the shadow of (semi-) nocturnal predators, moving away from his career-making role in the Twilight movies—a franchise he reportedly viewed with a not-inconsiderable amount of eye-rolling amus...
10:00, 05/17/2019

R-Bats to allegedly face off against Catwoman and Penguin in The Batman Information continues to trickle out this week about Matt Reeves’ upcoming film The Batman, which is not only bound and determined to exist despite the Bat-agnosticism of Ben Affleck and large swathes of the movie-going public, but which recently mad...
03:17, 05/18/2019

Cultural backdrop aside, El Chicano isn't much more than a shoddy imitation Batman “Two clichés make us laugh. A hundred clichés move us. For we sense dimly that the clichés are talking among themselves, and celebrating a reunion.” Umberto Eco wrote that about Casablanca, positing that its synthesis of myriad archetypes, combined w...
00:17, 05/03/2019

‘Batman’ prequel ‘Pennyworth’ gives new twist on Alfred the butler Even the most casual “Batman” fan won’t recognize Bruce Wayne’s loyal butler, Alfred, in “Pennyworth” — other than his last name gracing the title of this new drama series from Bruno Heller, creator of Fox’s “Batman” prequel series “Gotham.” That’s b...
01:34, 07/26/2019

George Clooney instructed Ben Affleck on Batman role: ‘Don’t do it’ George Clooney revealed the advice he gave Ben Affleck on playing Batman was based off his own experience portraying comics’ greatest detective on film....
07:51, 05/15/2019

Robert Pattinson is already Batman — why let him ruin James Bond? Robert Pattinson should stick to what he does best in movies: being a pale, kinda creepy, teen heartthrob. That’s why when Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle gushed to The Guardian Thursday that the “Twilight” star and vampire darling should succeed ...
02:00, 06/22/2019

Batman's Burt Ward is showing up for the next big Arrowverse event The CW’s Arrowverse of shows is pulling zero nostalgic punches in its efforts to build up hype for its next big, series-spanning crossover event: Just a day after franchise regular Brandon Routh announced that he’d be pulling out his mid-2000s-era ti...
02:00, 07/21/2019

PS4 Batman Arkham Collection has one big advantage over Xbox One release Rocksteady and WB Games have announced a new collection of the fan-favourite Batman games are due to launch later this year - but there's a catch for Xbox One owners....
14:17, 07/09/2019

George Clooney Told Ben Affleck Not to Play Batman "Don't do it. Such was the warning George Clooney issued to his former co-star Ben Affleck when the opportunity to play Batman came along. As the Catch-22 star revealed on The......
17:51, 05/14/2019

Forget Batman. New species of bat-winged dinosaur discovered Another dinosaur species with bat-like-wings has been discovered, scientists announced in a new study published Wednesday. The 163-million-year-old fossil, which was a complete skeleton, was found by a farmer in northeastern China.    ...
18:34, 05/09/2019

‘Facebook fugitive,’ inspiration for country song, honors deal to surrender after 15,000 likes: reports A fugitive in Connecticut who had agreed to surrender if his “wanted” post on Facebook collected 15,000 likes has kept his word, according to reports....
08:00, 06/23/2019

2020 Dems look to Jimmy Carter as campaign role model: 'A guiding light and inspiration' The ever-expanding field of Democratic presidential candidates includes a number of fresh faces, but it is the oldest living former president who is providing influence....
19:34, 05/19/2019

Guy Fieri offers 'inspiration dinner' for Kevin Durant to stay with Golden State Warriors Kevin Durant could become one of the hottest free agents on the market this offseason and one Bay Area celebrity plans to do everything he can to make sure he sticks with the Golden State Warriors....
16:00, 04/30/2019

Simon Rattle webchat The music director of the London Symphony Orchestra will answer your questions at 1.15pm on Monday 16 September 3.19pm BST Liverpool-born conductor Sir Simon Rattle begins his third season as music director of the London Symphony Orchestra this week....
04:34, 09/11/2019

Nicholas Hoult should beat out Robert Pattinson to play Batman Holy no-brainer, Batman! When Variety reported Thursday that Robert Pattinson would be the next actor to take on the role of Bruce Wayne, my heart sank faster than Bella’s did when Edward Cullen ghosted her in “Twilight: New Moon.” After four torturo...
21:34, 05/17/2019

Robert Pattinson in talks to play Batman in 2021 film This image released by A24 Films shows Robert Pattinson in a scene from “High Life.” (Martin Valentin Menke/A24 Films via AP) Twilight star Robert Pattinson is in negotiations to don Batman’s iconic cowl, Warner Bros. confirmed to CNBC Fr...
22:34, 05/31/2019

Rare props from ‘Star Wars,’ ‘Batman’ and other classics up for auction Calling all film geeks. Rare and iconic memorabilia from some of history’s most celebrated movies — including the sword Mel Gibson wielded in “Braveheart” and the complete suit from 1989’s “Batman” — ar...
23:34, 08/20/2019

Those Batman Rumors Pissed Off Robert Pattinson—Because He'd Been Gunning for the Part for a While All the back and forth this summer over just who would actually be replacing Ben Affleck in the Batcowl was enough Hollywood drama to put our heads in a batarang-worthy spin. But for one of the subjects of that back and forth, Robert Pattinson, they ...
06:00, 09/04/2019

Holy Toledo, Batman! Actors who have played the Caped Crusader Ben Affleck has vacated the role of Bruce Wayne in "The Batman," making way for a new Caped Crusader. Who else has worn the cowl?        ...
01:34, 06/24/2019

Reports: Robert Pattinson front-runner to portray Batman Robert Pattinson is the front-runner to portray Batman in Warner Bros. upcoming solo film based on the caped crusader, according to multiple reports....
19:51, 05/17/2019

Holy mackerel! Robert Pattinson set to land Batman role Harry Potter and Twilight star Pattinson said to be frontrunner for part in The Batman, replacing Ben AffleckRobert Pattinson is set to take over from Ben Affleck as the next actor to play Batman, according to reports.Variety states that Pattinson is...
14:51, 05/17/2019

Batman prequel Pennyworth feels like a comic book, just not the one it’s actually based on Pennyworth is ostensibly a Batman prequel, exploring who Alfred was before he ever started stitching up The Dark Knight’s wounds, but it takes four episodes before there’s any mention of Gotham City. That’s not necessarily a huge problem, since Penny...
15:17, 07/25/2019

A new superhero team takes action in this Batman And The Outsiders #1 exclusive The Outsiders originally debuted as Batman’s team for missions that the Justice League wouldn’t get involved in. For the new Batman And The Outsiders series, DC returns to this idea as Batman brings a fresh group of heroes together. Batman family mem...
17:51, 05/06/2019

Matt Reeves' The Batman is about the Caped Crusader "trying to find his footing" Warner Bros. hired Matt Reeves to cook up a new Batman movie back in 2017, and since then we’ve learned precious little about the filmmaker’s take on the Caped Crusader. That’s beginning to change with the recent casting of Robert Pattinson as the ep...
01:34, 06/05/2019

‘Batman: Arkham Knight’ and ‘Darksiders III’ are September’s free PS Plus games When Sony announced that it was eliminating PS3 and PS Vita titles from its monthly selection of free games for PlayStation Plus subscribers, I was cautiously optimistic that the quality of the PS4 titles would improve as a result. That optimism has ...
22:17, 08/29/2019

Kristen Stewart Weighs in on Robert Pattinson's Batman Role No hard feelings here! Kristen Stewart says it's "awesome" that her ex and Twilight co-star Robert Pattinson is the next Batman. In May, Warner Bros. Pictures confirmed that......
10:17, 09/09/2019

Who Is Playing Batman In the New Superhero Film? Robert Pattinson Is Currently a Frontrunner There's a new Caped Crusader in town (kinda)! Robert Pattinson is rumored to star in Matt Reeves' upcoming The Batman film, Variety reports. While the news hasn't been......
09:51, 05/17/2019

Batman: Arkham Knight and Darksiders 3 Are September's PlayStation Plus Games I’ve always enjoyed watching other people play the Batman games, though I’ve never played one myself. Perhaps September’s PlayStation Plus lineup will change that. As ever, these games are only “free” if you have an active PlayStation Plus membership...
22:17, 08/28/2019

There’s a Real-Life Inspiration for Game of Thrones’ Valyrian Steel. Here’s How Its Long-Lost Secrets Were Revealed Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. As the Game of Thrones saga winds down, Valyrian steel has never been more important. It’s one of the few substances known to kill White Walkers, but only about a half-dozen known charac...
18:34, 04/28/2019

It's an Itsy Bitsy, Teenie Weenie National (Polka Dot) Bikini Day! Celebrate With Celeb Suit Inspiration Girls of summer, this one's for you! Today is National Bikini Day and basically it means summer is in full bloom...in case you didn't already know it. Whether you rock an......
19:00, 07/05/2019

Simon Pagenaud had a very good month of May. Simon Pagenaud had a very good month of May. After winning the Indy GP on the road course, then qualifying on pole position for the Indy 500, then leading the most laps on his way to victory in the 500, he picked up a broom to complete his clean swee...
06:17, 05/31/2019

In Defense of Castlevania 2: Simon’s Quest The original Castlevania was one of the first NES games I played. So when the sequel came out for the NES in December 1988, I knew I had to play it. Simon’s Quest mixed up the first game’s action-platforming formula and gave players a Metroidvania-st...
00:34, 06/23/2019

Batman movies have long history of bringing out fans' batty side "Batman" swooped into theaters on June 19, 1989, helping set the stage for more blockbuster superhero movies as well as more adult, ambitious takes on the comic-book fare that, this century, has become the dominant movie genre in box-office terms....
17:34, 06/15/2019

Mattel's Comic-Con Batman Exclusives Include Some Very Colorful Action Figures Oh sure, there are other parts of Mattel’s Dark Knight-themed exclusives for San Diego Comic-Con. But do you really need convincing beyond the return of the Technicolor dreamboat that is Rainbow Batman?...
22:34, 06/10/2019

How the 1989 'Batman' movie forever changed the comic book character When Tim Burton's "Batman" debuted in theaters 30 years ago in 1989, it didn't just kick off a major, still-flourishing movie franchise and the current era of superhero-led blockbusters. The film also had a profound impact on Batman himself, and the ...
17:34, 06/22/2019

A new knight rises: what will Robert Pattinson make of Batman's poisoned chalice As the anti-Batfleck choice, the Twilight star brings hard-won arthouse chops to the most troublesome superhero role Has there ever been a more poisoned chalice than the role of Batman? Of the five actors who have played the caped crusader on the big...
17:17, 06/06/2019

A Batman v Joker movie could make Marvel's Avengers look like the Powerpuff Girls Could Warner Bros finally match Marvel’s box office might with a mini-verse featuring Robert Pattinson’s caped crusader and Joaquin Phoenix’s Arthur Fleck?Where Marvel continues to revel in an orgy of interconnectedness, the imminent launch of new su...
16:00, 09/05/2019

Batman and 'Game of Thrones' latest recipients of cold shoulder from fans Winter is over, but that lingering chill in the air comes from the winds that buffeted "Game of Thrones'" final season, illustrating an increasingly vocal and not always pretty side of fandom....
22:34, 05/20/2019

Is Robert Pattinson the new Batman? Fans delight in rumors about a new Caped Crusader Robert Pattinson whipped fans into a frenzy Thursday after reports that he'll replace Ben Affleck as the Caped Crusader in 2021's "The Batman."        ...
10:00, 05/17/2019

From Batman to Holy Land, comics artist sees heroes on all sides An American comic book illustrator once feted for a portfolio including Batman and Wonder Woman covers has found a new calling in the Holy Land - drawing the everyday good and bad guys he sees on all sides....
14:34, 06/20/2019

Best onscreen Batman to play future Bruce Wayne in The CW’s next superhero crossover The next CW superhero crossover will sound very familiar: The network announced at the Television Critics Association summer press tour that Kevin Conroy will appear as Bruce Wayne in this winter’s Crisis On Infinite Earths. The actor, who has voiced...
11:17, 08/05/2019

Popular famous person Batman to get his own star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame We can now add “Beating the ever-loving crap out of murderclowns” to the things that can get a person a star on Hollywood’s well-known Walk Of Fame. The Hollywood Chamber Of Commerce announced that popular vigilante The Batman will be among the recip...
04:00, 06/21/2019

George Clooney, Ben Affleck and Now Robert Pattinson: See Batman's Evolution On the Big Screen Robert Pattinson is saying goodbye to the small town of Forks, Washington and hello to the big city of Gotham. The Twilight star has officially been named as the man who will play Batman......
04:17, 06/01/2019

Simon Armitage is named the UK’s new Poet Laureate LONDON (AP) — Simon Armitage has been named the U.K.’s new Poet Laureate, succeeding Carol Ann Duffy in the 10-year post. Queen Elizabeth II has approved the appointment, Britain’s highest literary honor. It dates back to the 17th century...
15:00, 05/11/2019

The EU election changes nothing. May’s deal is still the only way forward | Simon Jenkins Forget these empty election results. There is only one solution to the Brexit challenge facing a new Tory prime ministerThe European elections were meaningless. They can be read any way we want. Brexit won, but with a third of the vote, against anti-...
13:51, 05/27/2019

60 Second Pro - Simon Yates explains how to tackle a big climb "Simon Yates of Mitchelton-Scott gives his top tips about how to tackle a big cycling climb in the latest edition of Eurosport\u0027s 60 Second Pro series."...
02:17, 05/29/2019

UK consular worker Simon Cheng has been freed Police in Luohu, a district of Shenzhen, confirmed Simon Cheng's release on Saturday. He was freed "upon completing his term of detention" on August 24, police said in a statement posted to social media....
14:17, 08/24/2019

Wiggins: It's Simon Yates' year for the Giro "Bradley Wiggins says Simon Yates can make up for his heartbreak last year and claim a second Grand Tour in succession at the 2019 Giro d\u0027Italia - with every stage live on Eurosport and Eurosport Player."...
02:00, 05/09/2019

A wise, broken George Clooney urged Ben Affleck to pass on playing Batman Earlier this year Ben Affleck finally achieved his dream of not playing Batman. In total, Affleck’s career as the caped crusader spanned three movies—Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, Suicide Squad, and Justice League—each of which he seemed less h...
21:00, 05/14/2019

Robert Pattinson prophesied his Batman casting in his Twilight: Eclipse commentary track In a rousing turn of events, Robert Pattinson has reportedly been cast as the newest Batman. And, while that has many people up in arms, it’s not that out of left field nor is it a particularly bad decision. At all. Has he shown that he can make spar...
03:17, 05/18/2019

Jaws, Batman, Finding Nemo, and more: Biggest summer blockbuster each year since 1975 Going to the movies is one of the best ways to beat the summer heat and cool off in a dark, air-conditioned cinema.        ...
20:00, 06/24/2019

Longtime Batman Actor, Black Lightning Characters Join The CW's Crisis Crossover Batman and Black Lightning are coming to The CW's Crisis. As revealed at the 2019 Television Critics Association summer press tour, the Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover will span......
03:17, 08/05/2019

New Blackpool owner Simon Sadler: ‘I’m doing it for the greater good’ Childhood Blackpool fan takes over after Owen Oyston’s toxic reign saying: ‘Somebody had to step up and become the custodian’If Blackpool supporters who fought the arduous campaign against Owen Oyston’s toxic ownership ever fantasised about the ideal...
23:00, 07/01/2019

Lopez beats Simon to Queen's title in thriller "Spanish veteran Feliciano Lopez won the Queen\u0027s Club grasscourt title for the second time in three editions on Sunday as he outlasted Frenchman Gilles Simon 6-2 6-7(4) 7-6(2)."...
19:00, 06/23/2019

Lou Anna Simon Is Finally Leaving Michigan State Disgraced former Michigan State president Lou Anna Simon will retire from the university at the end of August, according to a report from MSU Today. It’s been a long and ignominious slide for Simon, whose 15-year tenure as president at MSU was marked...
05:17, 07/31/2019

Oyston out: Blackpool sold to fan and financier Simon Sadler for around £10m • League One club finally draw a line under Owen Oyston years• Supporters’ trust representative to act as adviser to the boardBlackpool have been sold by their receivers to Simon Sadler, a financier based in Hong Kong, a deal which brings to a conclu...
22:00, 06/13/2019

Tracing the Fall of Simon Magus to Ariccia, Rome In the 19th canto of the Inferno in the Third Bolonia of Circle VIII, Dante Alighieri admonishes the simonians – followers of Simon the Magus, including Pope Niccola de li Orsini of Rome ...
06:34, 07/25/2019

Adele Officially Files for Divorce From Simon Konecki Adele is moving on. The 31-year-old British singer filed for divorce from Simon Konecki on Thursday, E! News can confirm. In April 2019, a rep for Adele announced she and her partner of......
03:51, 09/13/2019

Tennis: Veterans Lopez and Simon set up Queen's final Feliciano Lopez and Gilles Simon struck a blow for the old guard as they both held off two of the sport's most exciting young hustlers to reach the Queen's Club final on Saturday....
03:17, 06/23/2019

Ricky Simón Postponed His Honeymoon To Get Knocked Out In 46 Seconds It had always been a dream for Ricky Simón to fight UFC Hall of Famer Urijah Faber, so when the opportunity arose for that dream to become a reality, the 26-year-old bantamweight made sure he’d be the one to welcome “The California Kid” back into the...
16:17, 07/14/2019

Batman, Lois Lane fight for truth in Brian Michael Bendis’ 'Event Leviathan’ DC's "Event Leviathan" by Brian Michael Bendis features Batman, Lois Lane and Green Arrow trying to uncover the truth behind a far-reaching conspiracy....
11:00, 06/12/2019

Mark Hamill Shares an Unused DVD Feature For Tim Burton's Batman Featuring Himself and Kevin Conroy Making storyboards interesting for a special feature is tricky, especially when the original actors aren’t around to provide any voice-over work to make the images pop on screen. In what appears to be a cancelled special feature, the best voices ever...
03:34, 07/14/2019

Army recruiter who called himself 'Colorado batman' allegedly solicited girls as young as 10: police An Army recruiter who called himself "Colorado batman" on social media was arrested Monday on suspicion of soliciting girls as young as 10, authorities said....
07:17, 07/17/2019

John Oliver and Jane Krakowski Explain Why Medical Devices Are Like Batman on Last Week Tonight On Sunday night’s episode of Last Week Tonight, John Oliver turned his spotlight on the $156 billion medical device market. About 32 million Americans, or one in 10, have some medical device in their bodies, he said. “Turns out the robot ...
11:17, 06/03/2019

Mueller’s inaction over Trump has let the US down. Why is he holding back? | Simon Tisdall The special counsel’s reluctance to indict the president has only deepened the mystery he was hired to solveRobert Mueller has a reputation as a straight-shooting, play-it-by-the-book sort of guy. That changed this week. The special counsel’s stated ...
22:51, 05/30/2019

The Iran crisis was created in Washington. The US must be talked down | Simon Tisdall President Trump claims he doesn’t want conflict, but his actions could accidentally trigger another Middle East warIn Washington, at times of stress, international crises play out in black and white. As in a flickering newsreel from a former age, com...
05:17, 06/19/2019

China: British consulate worker Simon Cheng released The 28-year old had been in Chinese custody for more than two weeks. He had been accused of violating public security management regulations while in the city of Shenzhen, just across the bay from Hong Kong....
11:51, 08/24/2019

Simon Mignolet to leave Liverpool for Club Brugge for an initial £6.4m • Belgium international lost place to Loris Karius, then Alisson• Keeper played only two cup matches for Liverpool last seasonSimon Mignolet’s six-year spell at Liverpool is coming to an end with the goalkeeper set to return to his homeland with Club...
13:51, 08/05/2019

Opinion: Simon Pagenaud achieves the dream: Indianapolis 500 immortality Perseverance helped Simon Pagenaud pull off a historic victory at Sunday's 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500.        ...
10:00, 05/27/2019

Is Simon Cowell's surprising new face a vision of our deepfake future? In the future, we might all embark on a side-slide not into younger, prettier people, but whole new personaeThe human face, that subsection of appendages living just south of our eyebrows, has rarely been under such attack. Take the Bill Hader deepfa...
03:51, 08/25/2019

New swagger has Simon Yates looking to Giro d’Italia with total confidence • Yates lost out badly to Chris Froome in last year’s Giro• ‘If I was in my rivals’ position, I would be scared’A supremely confident Simon Yates, the winner of cycling’s last Grand Tour, the Vuelta a España, starts the Giro d’Italia in Bologna on Sa...
18:34, 05/10/2019

Liverpool keen to sign Adrián to replace Simon Mignolet Former West Ham goalkeeper is a free agentMignolet joining Club Brugge for an initial £6.4mLiverpool have offered former West Ham goalkeeper Adrián the opportunity to replace Simon Mignolet as understudy to Alisson. Related: Transfer window 2019 – ev...
13:51, 08/05/2019

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage in China An unknown assailant stabbed Hong Kong actor Simon Yam on Saturday during a promotional event in mainland China but Yam's injuries were not life-threatening, Chinese state media reported....
13:34, 07/20/2019

Erin Foster Is Engaged to Simon Tikhman: See Her Gorgeous Ring Congratulations to Erin Foster! The TV personality and daughter of David Foster is engaged to beau Simon Tikhman. Erin's sister, Sara Foster, shared the exciting news with her social......
06:34, 08/21/2019

No-deal Brexit was once a sick Tory joke. Now it’s serious | Simon Jenkins Boris Johnson is stepping up planning for a stunt that analysts agree invites economic disaster. Britain is playing with fireNo-deal Brexit has suddenly gone serious. It is no longer an exercise in bombast and biceps-flexing. Boris Johnson is about t...
15:51, 07/29/2019

Sucking carbon out of the air is no magic fix for the climate emergency | Simon Lewis Negative emissions tech is important, but the idea it could replace decarbonisation is pure fantasy. Business as usual is not an optionThe Arctic is on fire, hot on the heels of the latest scorching European heatwave. As the impact of the climate cri...
13:51, 08/01/2019

Lopez beats Simon to become Queen’s Club oldest champ, again LONDON (AP) — Feliciano Lopez outlasted Gilles Simon 6-2, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (2) to win the Queen’s Club title and reaffirm his status as the grass-court tournament’s oldest winner on Sunday. The veteran Spaniard was already its oldest winner w...
18:51, 06/23/2019

Trump’s foolish Iran policy only makes war more likely | Simon Tisdall Iran’s rulers face impossible choices as a result of unrelenting US hostility, which has one aim – regime changeIt is unclear what, if anything, Iran can do to induce the United States and its regional allies to halt their escalating war of attrition...
23:00, 05/09/2019

Simon Yates puts Giro disappointment behind with Tour stage win Simon Yates put a disappointing Giro d'Italia campaign behind him when he won the 12th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday, as the main title contenders stayed quiet in the first Pyrenean climbs of this year's race....
00:51, 07/19/2019

Simon Yates Wins Tour Stage as a Competitor Vanishes For a couple of hours on an otherwise uneventful day in the mountains, nobody was able to say where Rohan Dennis, the time trial world champion, had gone....
10:17, 07/19/2019

A toast to the Guardian's Simon Ricketts, a Twitter folk hero When the Guardian journalist died recently, it triggered a torrent of grief on social media. People felt they knew him, even if they hadn’t met. Ian Martin understands whyWe lost someone special when the journalist and writer Simon Ricketts died just...
14:51, 05/14/2019

Tennis: Lopez beats Simon to Queen's title in thriller Spanish veteran Feliciano Lopez won the Queen's Club grasscourt title for the second time in three editions as he outlasted Frenchman Gilles Simon 6-2 6-7(4) 7-6(2) in an absorbing and high-quality final on Sunday....
19:17, 06/23/2019

Hunt and Johnson are wildly different, but it’s the latter who can deliver Brexit | Simon Jenkins The former foreign secretary would roar, skid, veer and cheat, but would be more likely to carry Brexiters with himNow there are two. The choice of Britain’s next prime minister devolves to the Tory faithful – to many Britons a disconcerting prospect...
23:17, 06/20/2019

From Mel Gibson as the Caped Crusader to the Bat-Nipples That (Briefly) Killed the Franchise: Inside 30 Years of Batman Films Holy anniversary, Batman! It's been 30 years since director Tim Burton teamed up with Warner Brothers to bring the Caped Crusader, who had previously brought to camp-tastic life on......
15:17, 06/23/2019

Without true friends or allies, Theresa May’s downfall was inevitable | Simon Jenkins The prime minister’s failure to embrace pragmatism sealed her fate. Her successor will have to deploy very different skillsAll political careers end in failure. Not all end in a punishment beating. The apparently imminent departure of Theresa May as ...
02:00, 05/24/2019

Lopez beats Simon to become Queen's Club oldest champ, again Feliciano Lopez outlasted Gilles Simon 6-2, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (2) to win the Queen's Club title and reaffirm his status as the grass-court tournament's oldest winner on Sunday       ...
20:34, 06/23/2019

Simon Speirs' family fear more lives could be at risk in Clipper race Amateur sailor’s widow Margaret says company has ‘failed in so many ways’The family of an amateur sailor who died after being swept overboard in a round-the-world yacht race have claimed more lives may be at risk unless the organisers implement safet...
06:00, 06/20/2019

Carly Simon writing memoir about friend Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Carly Simon is writing an "intimate, vulnerable" memoir about a very famous friend, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Paul Simon, Alice Quinn honored by Poetry Society of America NEW YORK (AP) — Paul Simon was honored by the Poetry Society of America, and he celebrated by reading a couple of poems and singing a few songs. During a dinner benefit Tuesday night at the New York Botanical Garden, Simon and poetry editor Alice Qui...
12:34, 06/19/2019

David and Victoria Beckham split from business partner Simon Fuller Couple buy ex-Spice Girls manager’s 33% stake for about $50mDavid and Victoria Beckham have bought out their business partner Simon Fuller’s 33% stake in the former England footballer’s businesses for about $50m (£38m).The deal gives the Beckhams ful...
22:34, 05/10/2019

The world ignored the warning signs – and now the Middle East is on the brink | Simon Tisdall Donald Trump’s hostility towards Iran and support for Saudi Arabia has made a delicate situation explosiveLike a furious maelstrom, roiled by opposing currents, the crisis in the Gulf gains in intensity and destructive power almost by the day. On Sun...
19:51, 09/16/2019

Outside Lands: Paul Simon gives a performance befitting of American cultural history After marking his final tour last year, the 77-year-old musician returned with his classics songbook and the Grateful Dead’s Bob WeirWhen Paul Simon arrived on stage at San Francisco’s Outside Lands festival on Sunday, he was beaming, and the mood wa...
23:17, 08/12/2019

Williams, Osaka and Kvitova feeling the strain before Wimbledon | Simon Cambers Three of the biggest names in the draw admit injuries have dampened their expectations, which is in sharp contrast to the confidence of the new world No 1 Ashleigh BartyAt Wimbledon, perhaps more than anywhere, preparation is key. The shorter than av...
00:17, 06/30/2019

Giro d’Italia: Richard Carapaz holds off Simon Yates to take overall lead • Ecuadorian leads by seven seconds after winning stage 14• British rider finishes second and now lies ninth overallEcuador’s Richard Carapaz won stage 14 of the Giro d’Italia to grab the overall race lead. Movistar’s Carapaz raced clear on the penul...
21:17, 05/25/2019

Islanders ink surprising draft pick Simon Holmstrom to three-year deal The New York Islanders’ surprising first-round pick is officially under contract. The team announced on Monday that Simon Holmstrom has agreed to a three-year, entry-level deal. Holmstrom was selected 23rd overall by the Isles in the 2019 NHL D...
01:34, 07/16/2019

Simon Cowell Hits the Golden Buzzer on America's Got Talent Season 14 Simon Cowell has made his Golden Buzzer choice for season 14 of America's Got Talent, and if you're wondering if we cried, we did. There's just something about that buzzer, man.......
14:51, 06/12/2019

Venezuela’s dead revolution shows the limitations of the crowd | Simon Jenkins From Caracas to Extinction Rebellion, the will of the masses doesn’t always triumphWhatever happened to the Venezuelan revolution? Two weeks ago, we were assured by the media it was all over, bar the shouting. Television showed crowds controlling the...
10:17, 05/17/2019

Jet.com President Simon Belsham to step down as Walmart eliminates role, further integrates with Jet Walmart also announced that Jet.com team leaders will now report to Kieran Shanahan, who's been overseeing Walmart's food, consumables and health-and-wellness divisions online....
02:00, 06/13/2019

Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Lam stabbed at event in China BEIJING — Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam has been stabbed while attending an event in southern China. Police say his injuries are not life-threatening and a suspect has been detained. The motive is unclear. His manager Lester Mo says Yam was stabb...
11:00, 07/20/2019

The Augar report pits arts against sciences – and both lose out | Simon Marginson Cutting fees for arts and humanities degrees would damage Stem subjects tooAfter days of intensive discussion, the strengths and weaknesses of the Augar report on post-18 education policy and funding are apparent. It is a solid review, refreshingly n...
09:17, 06/11/2019

Simon Taufel Claims England Were "Mistakenly" Awarded Extra Run In Final Simon Taufel claimed that umpires had made a "clear mistake", as the England batsmen had not crossed for their second run in the final over, and should have been awarded five runs and not six....
15:17, 07/15/2019

Matt White: Simon Yates is here as a super domestique to support Adam "Mitchelton–Scott sporting director Matt White has confirmed that 2018 La Vuelta winner Simon Yates will ride as a super domestique in support of his brother Adam."...
01:34, 07/06/2019

#TheBreakaway - Alberto Contador reacts to Simon Yates' brilliant stage win "Alberto Contador joins Orla Chennaoui, Brian Smith and Dan Lloyd to discuss Simon Yates\u0027 brilliant stage win. There is an interview with Geraint Thomas (10:00) and a look ahead to Friday\u0027s time trial."...
23:51, 07/18/2019

Netmarble’s Simon Sim on Hollywood licenses, mobile’s future, and cloud gaming Netmarble has a knack for coming up with mobile game hits, including titles such as Lineage 2: Revolution, Marvel Future Fight, and BTS World.Read More...
07:34, 09/01/2019

Simon Pagenaud dominates, holds off Alexander Rossi to score first Indianapolis 500 win Frenchman wins his first Indianapolis 500 title, leading over 100 laps and holding off Alexander Rossi in a 13-lap sprint to the checkered flag.        ...
00:51, 05/27/2019

Orion: Archaeoastronomy Inspiration for the Pyramids of Giza and the Pyramids of Teotihuacan As ancient Egyptian architects gazed up at the night sky and built the three pyramids of Giza based on the celestial plan of the Constellation of Orion, so millennia apart and at the other side of the world, in Mexico at Teotihuacan ...
23:34, 05/17/2019

Roscoe Tanner: ‘At 15-40 I hit it three inches wide … Borg didn’t beat me by much’ | Simon Cambers Four decades on his Wimbledon disappointment is still there but the American, who has been no stranger to controversy, has found fulfilment working with underprivileged childrenMoments before the biggest match of his life was due to begin, Roscoe Tan...
21:51, 06/25/2019

Kevin James replaces Simon Pegg as the escaped convict villain in Becky Some weird casting just got weirder: According to Deadline, Kevin James is going to replace Simon Pegg as the villain in Becky, an “action thriller” starring The Haunting Of Hill House’s Lulu Wilson and directed by Bushwick’s Jonathan Milott and Cary...
07:00, 07/10/2019

Boris Johnson should call the DUP’s bluff and create a border in the Irish Sea | Simon Jenkins Only a separate, soft-Brexit status for Northern Ireland can resolve the backstop conundrumAs Boris Johnson journeyed back from this week’s desperate trip to Germany and France, he might have reflected on his hero Churchill and those “dreary steeples...
21:34, 08/22/2019

Simon Yates sprints to fine stage 12 victory as Tour reaches Pyrenees • British rider outwits fellow escapees on first Pyrenean stage• Alaphilippe still in yellow, with leaders finishing togetherSimon Yates, winner of the 2018 Vuelta a España, sprinted to victory ahead of Gregor Mühlberger of Austria and Pello Bilbao o...
19:00, 07/18/2019

Donald Trump’s ‘peace agreement’ is a betrayal of Afghanistan and its people | Simon Tisdall This cut-and-run policy will leave the country trapped in a conflict with the Taliban and fail the casualties of warIf Donald Trump has his way a “peace agreement” in Afghanistan will be finalised in the coming days. It’s a sure bet the US president ...
22:51, 08/19/2019

RCB Appoint Mike Hesson As Director Of Cricket, Simon Katich Head Coach Mike Hesson was roped in as director of cricket and Simon Katich as head coach of Royal Challengers Bangalore as they parted ways with Gary Kirsten and Ashish Nehra....
19:51, 08/23/2019

Indy 500 winner Simon Pagenaud's dog was the real star in victory lane Simon Pagenaud won the 2019 Indianapolis 500, and his dog, Norman, was right there with him to celebrate.        ...
02:17, 05/28/2019

Watch Simon Cowell get spooked out of his mind in this weird AF America's Got Talent audition Possessions, ghosts, and actual paranormal activity are better seen in movies or TV than in real life (if you even believe in that sort of thing). But even near-convincing supernatural hunting “reality” shows can’t live up to this weird America’s Got...
21:51, 07/03/2019

Boris Johnson may be an incompetent liar, but charm is his secret weapon | Simon Jenkins His record as London mayor is farcical. Yet disillusioned Labour voters are as mesmerised by him as punch-drunk ToriesCharm is politics’ deadliest weapon. It is not charisma, the authority to lead through an electrifying presence. It is a subtler, mo...
03:51, 06/14/2019

Thomas profits from Alaphilippe’s late struggle as Simon Yates wins stage 15 • Thibaut Pinot makes attack to cut into Frenchman’s lead • Thomas happy to gain time back on Alaphilippe on final climbThibaut Pinot exploded the status quo in the Tour de France, blowing both Geraint Thomas and Julian Alaphilippe off his back wheel...
22:17, 07/21/2019

Ajax start the Champions League in the third qualifying round. Is that fair? | Simon Burnton Uefa’s calculation of coefficients penalises good teams in weak leagues and takes into account matches played six years agoAjax were one of the most entertaining and successful sides of the Champions League last season, beating Real Madrid and Juvent...
13:51, 08/06/2019

The London arms fair is an inexcusable disgrace – it’s a stain on the nation | Simon Jenkins British-made weapons fuel violence around the world – much of it perpetrated by repressive regimes. It must stopThis week’s London arms market – decorously called a “fair” – is a national disgrace and the protesters currently calling attention to it ...
23:17, 09/09/2019

Why America's Got Talent's Simon Cowell Is Comparing Julianne Hough to Paula Abdul America's Got Talent returns for another summer of fun and there are big changes afoot. Joining Simon Cowell and Howie Mandel at the judge's table are Gabrielle Union and Julianne Hough.......
00:17, 05/29/2019

Google’s Huawei ban is good news: tech giants shouldn’t always get their way | Simon Jenkins Big tech has gone unchallenged for too long. Donald Trump’s decision to blacklist the Chinese company is changing thatThe post-digital revolution starts here. Thank you, Donald Trump. The US president’s decision to blacklist Huawei, which has led to ...
12:51, 05/20/2019

Dominic West joins David Simon in condemning 'racist moron' Trump Wire star tells Guardian Trump is like serial killer Fred West‘Own up to reality’: Democrats urged to confront racial divideThe creator and star of the seminal TV series The Wire have blasted Donald Trump, after the president described Democratic con...
20:17, 07/28/2019

Simon Yates second to Primoz Roglic after opening time trial at Giro d’Italia • Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic has 19-second lead after time trial• Briton four seconds clear of third-placed Vincenzo NibaliPrimoz Roglic, the former ski jumper who has taken professional cycling by storm, blew away all his rivals with a resounding vict...
22:17, 05/11/2019

Modern football kits are stretching credibility – they're not worth the ballyhoo | Simon Burnton Gone are the days when it was enough for a new strip to look good. Designers are obsessed with spinning a complex yarnIn 1976 the groundbreaking choreographer Peter Darrell debuted Mary Queen of Scots, an attempt to tell the story of the doomed monar...
13:51, 08/05/2019

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp's emotional farewell message to Simon Mignolet Jurgen Klopp has paid a glowing tribute to Simon Mignolet after his permanent departure to Club Brugge was confirmed, declaring the goalkeeper a 'standout professional' and 'outstanding person'....
15:51, 08/05/2019

Simon Cowell weight loss: How X Factor judge dropped 20lbs by swapping diets SIMON Cowell has dropped an impressive 20lbs after having a health scare in 2017. Here is how the X Factor judge manage to slim down by swapping diets....
04:17, 08/02/2019

After a winless season, Indy 500 pole-sitter Simon Pagenaud is again among IndyCar's elite Simon Pagenaud is proving to be among IndyCar's best after securing the pole position for the 2019 Indy 500.        ...
04:17, 05/20/2019

Amazon Just Picked Up a Ghost Hunting Show Starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost There are few better acting bromances than the one between Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, and we’re going to get more of it in the near future.Read more......
18:51, 08/06/2019

Ashleigh Barty: a humble and hugely popular grand slam champion | Simon Cambers The Australian was close to individual perfection in the French Open final but as ever was keen to stress the importance of her teamEverything you need to know about Ash Barty was summed up in the immediate aftermath of her first grand slam success. ...
06:34, 06/09/2019

Rohan Dennis quits Tour de France in bizarre way; Simon Yates wins in Pyrenees Time trial world champion Rohan Dennis pulled out of the Tour de France during Thursday's Stage 12, leaving his team wondering where he had gone.       ...
00:34, 07/19/2019

Trump is provoking a nuclear arms race in the Middle East. What could go wrong? | Simon Tisdall The president is riding roughshod over international treaties to make a killing – no matter who gets killedHow grimly galling, as Donald Trump ostentatiously marks today’s 75th anniversary of one of the world’s biggest battles, that he is so ready to...
14:17, 06/06/2019

Adele Embraces Change and Self-Love in Birthday Post Amid Simon Konecki Divorce Adele is saying "hello" to 31 and she's more than ready for it. The Grammy-winning singer wrote a reflective and hopeful Instagram post on Sunday, her 31st birthday. She......
01:51, 05/06/2019

Fitness to finesse: the reasons behind Coco Gauff’s stunning Wimbledon rise | Simon Cambers The 15-year-old burst forward in her first week at Wimbledon; next a heavyweight clash with Simona Halep awaits on MondayAnyone who watched her matches in the first week will know how talented Coco Gauff is. This is a girl good enough to go toe to to...
20:51, 07/07/2019

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost jumping on the Swedehorror bandwagon with new serial killer flick Hey, what’s up with Hollywood suddenly deciding to tap into the raw, terrifying power of Swedes? We’ve already got Ari Aster’s Midsommar just weeks away from traumatizing with us whatever terrible things are about to happen to poor William Jackson Ha...
09:17, 06/07/2019

British consulate staffer Simon Cheng held in China for soliciting prostitute: report A staffer at the British Consulate General in Hong Kong has been detained in China for “solicitation of prostitution,” according to a state-backed newspaper. The Chinese Foreign Ministry confirmed Wednesday that Simon Cheng had been detained in the b...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Trump’s arch-hawk lured Britain into a dangerous trap to punish Iran | Simon Tisdall With the seizure of a supertanker off Gibraltar, distracted UK government was set up by John Bolton as collateral damageJohn Bolton, White House national security adviser and notorious Iraq-era hawk, is a man on a mission. Given broad latitude over p...
22:00, 07/20/2019

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost to bust ghosts/crack jokes for Amazon's Truth Seekers It’s been a long time since Simon Pegg and Nick Frost teamed up for a proper genre parody, and while they’re not quite working with Edgar Wright on another Cornetto movie, they are going to be making a show about ghosts for Amazon Prime. This comes f...
14:17, 08/06/2019

David Simon called Trump a ‘race-hating fraud,’ then opened a firehose of profanity at the trolls The Wire's creator is one of Baltimore's most famous writers. By Monday, he sent dozens of tweets eviscerating people who parroted Trump’s attacks on the city....
13:17, 07/30/2019

Simon Pagenaud takes Indy 500 pole as Fernando Alonso fails to qualify on thrilling bump day Pagenaud gave owner Roger Penske his 18th Indy 500 pole, while Kyle Kaiser grabbed the final spot in the field to bump two-time F1 champion Alonso.        ...
03:34, 05/20/2019

Indy 500 winner Simon Pagenaud: White House visit was honor he couldn't refuse "He was very knowledgeable about racing. He knew all about Indianapolis," Indy 500 winner Simon Pagenaud said of President Trump.       ...
09:17, 06/12/2019

Kyah Simon fitness concerns open door to Mary Fowler in Matildas' World Cup squad Sixteen-year-old Fowler in Australia’s 23-player squadSimon and Alex Chidiac miss out; Amy Harrison inAnte Milicic has settled on the 23 women who will fly the flag for Australia at the upcoming World Cup, but there is no place for the experienced Ky...
02:00, 05/14/2019

Simon Pagenaud Wins Incredible Late-Race Battle Against Alexander Rossi to Take Indy 500 Victory In an Indianapolis 500 that saw pole sitter Simon Pagenaud lead more than half of the recorded laps, only to trade the top spot with Alexander Rossi for the last 13 laps leading to the checkered flag, Pagenaud pulled a late-race pass in order to win ...
04:34, 05/27/2019

Ashleigh Barty rides momentum heading into maiden grand slam final | Simon Cambers Australia’s No 1 plans to go out and simply enjoy French Open decider against Markéta Vondroušová There have been a couple of near-misses in the 46 years since the last Australian champion at Roland Garros, with Wendy Turnbull, in 1979, and Sam Stosu...
01:51, 06/08/2019

President Trump issues White House invitation to Indy 500 winner Simon Pagenaud, Roger Penske From Japan, President Trump congratulates Simon Pagenaud on his Indianapolis 500 win, announces Team Penske will visit White House.        ...
10:00, 05/27/2019

Robert Pattinson was 'absolutely relieved' to get the call to play Batman In his first comments since signing on to play Batman, Robert Pattinson talks about trying on the Batsuit and seeking hints from Christopher Nolan.        ...
22:34, 09/03/2019

Simon Yates takes Stage 12 win to complete Grand Tour grand slam "Britain\u0027s Simon Yates produced a technically perfect finish after a day in the breakaway in the Pyrenees to win Stage 12 of the Tour de France in a three-up sprint to complete a Grand Tour grand slam."...
23:51, 07/18/2019

How Michael Keaton's 1989 blockbuster 'Batman' changed superhero movies forever Back in 1989, superheroes weren't in vogue. But everything changed when Michael Keaton donned cape and cowl for Tim Burton's big-screen 'Batman.'        ...
13:51, 06/21/2019

'AGT': Musician nails second chance after Simon Cowell said he was ‘getting on my nerves’ Musician Lamont Landers didn't let his second chance on "America's Got Talent" go to waste after getting off to a very rocky start with Simon Cowell.        ...
08:51, 06/26/2019

'Gotham' finale: Fox show's legacy hinged on cops and crooks, not Batman Unsurprisingly, Batman finally showed up on the final episode of Fox's 'Gotham,' though the show hinged more on its cops and crooks.        ...
22:00, 04/28/2019

Michael Keaton's 'Batman' blew up pop culture in 1989, and Hollywood was never the same 1989's "Batman," starring Michael Keaton, helped usher in how comic-book blockbusters would be made, marketed and merchandised in the 2000s.        ...
13:51, 06/21/2019

'AGT': Simon Cowell helps cancer survivor, 11, send message to bullies with golden buzzer Tyler Butler-Figueroa, 11, started playing the violin because he didn't want to be bullied for having cancer anymore.        ...
04:34, 06/12/2019

Simon Cheng missing: China says Foreign Office worker detained in country arrested over 'solicitation of prostitution' China has said it detained a Foreign Office worker employed in Hong Kong for "solicitation of prostitution", according to a state-backed paper in the nation....
12:34, 08/22/2019

England incorrectly awarded extra run in Cricket World Cup final after umpire 'error', claims Simon Taufel England were the beneficiaries of a "clear mistake" when they were awarded a vital extra run as they won the World Cup, according to former leading umpire Simon Taufel....
13:34, 07/15/2019

Simon Cowell says he's feeling 'much better' after losing 20 pounds on vegan diet During an interview with Extra, "America's Got Talent" judge Simon Cowell, 59, revealed he's lost "about 20 pounds" on his new vegan diet.        ...
07:00, 05/25/2019

Here’s how the Earth got so wet, according to scientists Water is essential for life on Earth and is one of our most precious natural resources. But considering how our planet formed, it is quite surprising how much water we still have. The Earth aggregated from a cloud of gas and dust – a protoplanetary d...
14:51, 05/09/2019

Do you think there is life beyond Earth? Scientists searching the universe for aliens to conduct survey of the public for views on first contactScientists wrestling with the delicate issue of how to respond should humanity ever be contacted by an alien civilisation have hit on a radical ide...
10:17, 07/01/2019

This Is Hell on Earth While the White House and conservative media continue trying to spin the abhorrent conditions in migrant detention centers after a visit from Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other members of Congress, new reports shed further light on the dire cond...
10:00, 07/03/2019

Samsung, What on Earth Are You Doing? The Galaxy Fold still hasn’t gone on sale, and yet, it seems Samsung has caught a full-on case of foldable fever because based on a number of reports and rumors, Samsung might already have as many as three more foldable phones in the works.Read more...
20:17, 06/27/2019

When aliens spot Earth, what will they see? Researchers have made incredible advancements in the detection and study of exoplanets in recent years, spotting literally thousands of new planets and learning tantalizing details about them. Scientists can often tell how warm a planet’s surfa...
18:17, 08/25/2019

100 best places on Earth for 2020 Rough Guide has picked its 100 best places on Earth to visit in 2020, and the senior editor who oversees the list shares her personal wish list with CNN Travel....
15:17, 09/06/2019

Most beautiful places on Earth The world's a spectacular place, full of hidden and overt beauty in every corner. But beauty's also subjective. It'd be impossible to get a unanimous decision on the most beautiful places around the world -- but we think this list is a good start to ...
14:00, 05/06/2019

Earth might not be the best place for life after all In the ongoing search for worlds outside of our solar system, scientists often compare newly-discovered planets with our own as they offer educated guesses about their potential to support life. It makes sense since Earth is the only planet we know o...
22:17, 08/23/2019

What would the Earth be like without the Amazon rainforest? Fires that have been ravaging the Amazon rainforest have raised questions about whether the world could survive with a devastated Amazon.        ...
22:17, 08/28/2019

This Could Be the Most Earth-Like Exoplanet Discovered Yet Scientists have discovered a pair of temperate, Earth-sized exoplanet candidates around a nearby star, according to a new paper. What makes this planetary system stand out from all the others discovered in recent years is just how similar one of its ...
22:34, 06/19/2019

The most remote hotel on Earth Residents of Ittoqqortoormiit in Eastern Greenland are hoping this guest house will spark a fragile tourism industry in an isolated corner of the emptiest country on Earth....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Gizmodo Samsung, What on Earth Are You Doing? Gizmodo Samsung, What on Earth Are You Doing? | Kotaku Valve Changes Steam Sale After Widespread Complaints From Developers And Players | Jalopnik I Have $200,000 to Spend on Something Faster Than My Audi RS7! What Car Should I Buy? | Skillet I’m You...
01:51, 06/28/2019

Can we protect Earth from asteroids? What should we do if at some point a giant asteroid or comet comes hurtling toward Earth? This week, experts in Maryland are discussing the dangers of meteorites and possible defense strategies....
18:17, 05/01/2019

Planet Fitness Must Come Down to Earth Our third annual Summer Stock Picking Contest begins. Fast-growing gym chain Planet Fitness depends on a constant supply of flabby customers and is priced for unit growth that could take a hit in a downturn....
11:51, 08/12/2019

'America's Got Talent': Comedian Ryan Niemiller snaps Simon Cowell's brutal mean streak Simon Cowell lived up to his grouchy reputation during Tuesday's episode of "America's Got Talent" by slamming many acts for not upping the ante.        ...
07:34, 08/21/2019

Stand-up comedian breaks Simon Cowell's mean streak on 'America's Got Talent' Stand-up comedian Ryan Niemiller broke Simon Cowell's mean streak on "America's Got Talent." Niemiller had the judges laughing with his jokes.        ...
00:34, 08/22/2019

'The Man Who Fell to Earth' will get a TV remake on CBS All Access CBS is continuing its habit of reviving classic franchises as streaming shows. The broadcaster has ordered a series version of The Man Who Fell to Earth based on both Walter Tevis' novel and the legendary movie starring David Bowie. The premis...
02:17, 08/03/2019

Half the Earth's oceans may have come from asteroids Arizona State University recently found water in fragments of an asteroid known as Itokawa, a finding that suggests as much as half the Earth's ocean water originally came from asteroids....
21:34, 05/02/2019

Mar-a-Lago Is the Least Secure Place on Earth Last November, a college freshman illegally gained entry to President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, sometimes called the “Winter White House,” WPTV reports. The man, a University of Wisconsin freshman named Mark Slattery Lindblom, pleaded guilty to ente...
07:00, 05/29/2019

Just How Big Is Bag End? Let These Middle-earth Cross Sections Lay It Out Bag End, the home of both Bilbo and Frodo Baggins, is where The Lord of the Rings Saga begins and ends. It’s there the dwarves come to meet about traveling to the Lonely Mountain and where Samwise Gamgee settled after the Baggins leave Middle-earth. ...
03:34, 07/26/2019

Minecraft Earth Gameplay Looks Adorable Minecraft Earth, an augmented reality mobile game based on the hugely popular series, is coming to a closed beta later this summer. To tide you over, Mojang released a short video yesterday on that shows off some gameplay. It’s incredibly charming....
18:51, 07/12/2019

The beloved iced tea that only comes from one place on Earth South African brand BOS has achieved international success making iced tea from rooibos, a traditional remedy plant that only grows in one place on Earth....
09:17, 06/05/2019

How to Track the LightSail 2 as It 'Sails' Around Earth Last week, the LightSail 2 officially made its first contact with Earth. The solar-powered spacecraft will be sailing around Earth’s orbit for the next year, all part of a mission to prove that solar sailing is a viable mode of space exploration....
20:51, 07/06/2019

It's Hard to Believe How Close This Asteroid Is Going to Get to Earth While space agencies simulate an asteroid impact this week at the 2019 Planetary Defense Conference, there’s a real asteroid they’re monitoring that will make a close appearance in just 10 years.Read more......
20:17, 05/01/2019

Massive asteroid with its own moon set to fly by Earth Most space rocks that pass nearby Earth are solo travelers making their way around the sun and slipping past our planet as they do so. Asteroid 1999 KW4, which will make a distant pass of Earth on May 25th, is quite a bit different. The large primary...
19:00, 05/23/2019

Current CO2 emissions will heat up the Earth by more than 1.5˚C Even if we stop building power plants, factories, vehicles and home appliances immediately, we're on track to increase the global temperature by more than 1.5˚C -- the goal limit proposed by the Paris Agreement. Those existing, CO2-spewing offen...
01:34, 07/02/2019

Why the tech gods are coming down to earth As Apple boss Tim Cook steps into the breach with a donation for the Amazon and Google puts climate change at the top of the agenda, Silicon CEOs are getting political, says Philip Delves Broughton...
17:34, 09/04/2019

GMC's new pickup focus: Luxury that's down to earth The customer feedback "really led to the way I describe AT4, and that's premium off-road," say GMC designer Carl Zipfel. "And it's something that really doesn't exist in the segment."...
20:17, 08/31/2019

There Are More Fires Burning in Africa Than Anywhere Else on Earth (DAKAR, Senegal) — As the world has watched with fear and fascination the fires burning in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest, satellite images show a far greater number of blazes on the African continent. NASA has called Africa the “fire c...
22:51, 08/31/2019

Richest Man on Earth Wants to Do Space Colonies This is the richest man in the world. The market has assigned Jeff Bezos a value of more than everyone else ever. And this is what he spends his time dreaming up....
02:51, 05/10/2019

Where on Earth Did All the Lexus RX300s Vanish To? In the year 2000, my mother traded in the family’s much-despised Audi A6 wagon (the thing was in the shop every month for some electrical gremlin or another) for a Lexus RX300. Ours was white, not champagne, and today I found myself thinking about wh...
21:00, 07/18/2019

There Are More Fires Burning in Africa Than Anywhere on Earth (DAKAR, Senegal) — As the world has watched with fear and fascination the fires burning in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest, satellite images show a far greater number of blazes on the African continent. NASA has called Africa the “fire c...
23:51, 09/01/2019

San Francisco Has More Billionaires Per Capita Than Anywhere Else on Earth Have you ever been to billionaire’s row in San Francisco? It’s an exceptionally rich part of San Francisco filled with enormous tech wealth, the kind of place where you can make a living out of digging through the trash of the rich.Read more......
03:51, 05/10/2019

Transmission: from the Sea of Tranquility to planet Earth This month sees the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, landing the first man on the moon. As the Observer’s science editor Robin McKie looks ahead to the future of manned spaceflight, we look back at how, in 1969, mankind viewed that giant le...
16:18, 07/06/2019

LightSail 2 has used sunlight alone to steer around Earth The Planetary Society’s LightSail 2 spacecraft has fulfilled its mission, demonstrating controlled solar sailing in orbit around Earth for the first time...
15:51, 08/01/2019

Don’t give up, we can survive even a Hothouse Earth Bad news on the climate should lead neither to despair nor unfounded optimism. Instead, we need to roll up our sleeves and prepare for life on a drastically changing planet...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Amazing photos of what Earth looks like from other planets The Earth is beautiful in its own right but seeing it from the perspective of other planets is next level!        ...
16:34, 05/30/2019

What Would Happen to Earth if our Moon Were Obliterated? One of the most fascinating things about the evolution of life on Earth is its connection to the sky above. Only under the most precise conditions could tiny molecules have burst forth into life, and those conditions would not have been the same if o...
03:51, 08/02/2019

What’s Next for the X-Men After Dark Phoenix? Warning: This post contains spoilers for Dark Phoenix, Avengers: Endgame and Logan. The fate of the X-Men is unclear, but Dark Phoenix is likely the last time audiences will see actors like Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Jennifer Lawrence in th...
18:00, 06/07/2019

All You Need to Know About X-Men: Dark Phoenix X-Men: Dark Phoenix release date in India, cast, review, trailer 2 and 3, poster, timeline, and more - here's everything you need to know about the latest X-Men movie....
10:17, 05/28/2019

Now We Know Why YTMND Went Dark You’re The Man Now Dog, one of the earliest sites associated with web 2.0 internet culture, went dark sometime in the past few days, though exactly when or why was a mystery until just about an hour ago.Read more......
03:51, 05/17/2019

iOS Could Finally Be Going Dark Is it a little shameful that one of the most exciting elements of macOS Mojave was the dark mode option it presented? Probably! Is it as equally shameful that one of the elements of iOS 13 that I’m most excited for is a proper dark mode? Sure! Will t...
04:51, 05/29/2019

Will UK PM Johnson bring 'first girlfriend' into No.10? When Boris Johnson entered the famous black door of No. 10 Downing Street as Britain's new prime minister, he was the first for nearly half a century to do so unaccompanied by a spouse....
18:51, 07/24/2019

What to Bring to Your Summer Rental A vacation rental should come equipped with everything you’ll need, but here are five items that Wirecutter editors have learned to bring — just in case....
10:34, 07/20/2019

iOS 13 could bring our robocall nightmare to an end Among the scores of new features and updates that await iOS users when the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system arrives this fall is one that didn’t really get much of the spotlight yesterday at WWDC, but which may end up bei...
00:34, 06/05/2019

Never Bring Fireworks Onto a Plane Never fly with fireworks (or anything even close to fireworks). Fireworks are considered explosive devices that could ignite mid-flight, and the TSA will confiscate them from any carry-ons or checked luggage....
23:51, 07/03/2019

Is it rude to ask to bring a plus one to a wedding? 'Do I get a plus one?', the dreaded question we've all wanted to ask a bride. So, is it rude to ask for a plus-one? See what experts say.       ...
17:51, 06/18/2019

Why I always bring my Glock to Shabbat As an Orthodox Jew, every Shabbat morning it’s the same routine: wake up at 8 a.m., get dressed in my suit and tie, and head out the door with my wife and children for our 10-minute walk to synagogue. But not before I open my safe and strap on my Glo...
19:34, 05/05/2019

How neo-Nazis bring up their children A new documentary dives deep into the far-right scene: "Kleine Germanen" explores how parents indoctrinate their children with their extremist ideology. There are some 20,000 kids affected by the phenomenon....
12:34, 05/08/2019

Should F1 bring back refuelling? Our F1 team talks about the biggest issues in the sport right now -- Vettel's uncertain future, Helmut Marko's buyers' remorse and whether Valtteri Bottas has any chance of making 2019 a genuine fight....
18:51, 07/17/2019

How to bring AI to industries that have no data At Transform 2019, Western Digital chief data officer Janet George and AgShift CEO Miku Jha talk about industries with little or no data to train AI.Read More...
06:00, 07/11/2019

Don’t believe the myths — 5G will bring AR and VR to the masses 5G offers extraordinary applications -- telesurgery, assistance to pilots, and aiding first-responders, that recently would have sounded like a pipe dream.Read More...
12:17, 06/19/2019

Earth’s water came from a collision 4 billion years ago Water arrived on Earth at exactly the same time that the moon was created over 4 billion years ago, according to a new study. This phenomenon is thought to have happened when an “ancient planet” called Theia smashed into Earth. Planetolog...
20:34, 05/23/2019

Earth's water could have interstellar origin, study says Water is one of the major building blocks of life and Earth has an abundance of it, as 71 percent of its surface is covered by water, largely due to its expansive oceans. Now a new study theorizes that Earth's water may have been carried to our plane...
21:34, 05/28/2019

| Population of Earth to reach 9.7 billion in 2050: UN The world population is expected to climb to 9.7 billion in 2050 from 7.7 billion today, with the population of sub-Saharan Africa doubling, a United Nations report released Monday said....
09:17, 06/19/2019

Easy 'Nudges' Aren't Enough to Save the Earth We all love to do our part to fix big problems, especially when our part is something easy and feel-good. But nudges can backfire, leading us to believe that our small actions were basically good enough when they’re not....
23:51, 05/23/2019

Earth Photo 2019 – the shortlisted artists Contenders for prizes in the competition developed jointly by Forestry England and the Royal Geographical Society. The photographs will be displayed at the RGS, London, from 6 July-22 August Continue reading......
09:00, 06/25/2019

Could you be charged on Earth for killing someone in outer space? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsCould you be charged on Earth for killing someone in outer space? There is no sovereignty up the...
15:51, 08/06/2019

Sand on Mars moves in ways not seen on Earth A University of Arizona team created the most detailed analysis of sand movement on Mars with NASA Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter data, finding it’s out of this world.        ...
20:34, 05/23/2019

July was the hottest month ever recorded on Earth It’s official: July 2019 was the warmest month worldwide on record, narrowing beating July 2016, a European climate agency announced on Monday. Global temperatures last month eclipsed those in July 2016 by 0.07 degrees and were 1.01 degrees hotter th...
18:51, 08/05/2019

Mars may have hosted life before Earth: study A new study suggests that life may have existed on Mars hundreds of millions of years prior to its emergence on Earth. The Red Planet may have been ripe for life as early as 4.48 billion years ago, after “life-inhibiting meteorites stopped stri...
04:17, 06/27/2019

Continents on early Earth rose from the sea, then disappeared According to a new model, Earth's first continents emerged much earlier than previously thought. After emerging from the planet's primordial oceans, the continents disappeared without a trace....
08:00, 07/02/2019

Earth's magnetic poles probably won't flip within our lifetime Contrary to recent reports, new research suggests the next reversal of Earth’s magnetic pole won’t happen in a human lifetime and could take tens of thousands of years...
22:17, 08/07/2019

Population Of Earth To Reach 9.7 Billion In 2050: UN The world population is expected to climb to 9.7 billion in 2050 from 7.7 billion today, with the population of sub-Saharan Africa doubling, a United Nations report released Monday said....
11:00, 06/18/2019

Another asteroid is hurtling toward Earth, but astronomers say it’ll miss us If you’ve been wringing your hands and saying your goodbyes in advance of the visit from asteroid 2006 QV89 later this year, you can relax. The space rock, which had a very, very tiny chance of posing a threat to Earth, has been under close obs...
20:34, 07/17/2019

The coldest places on Earth in the dead of summer Yes, it’s hot out there, but not everywhere. There are plenty of places in the world where you need a sweater and gloves, even in summer.       ...
03:17, 08/01/2019

Jupiter's moons will be visible from Earth this month: Here's what you need to know The largest planet in the solar system will be on full display in June – and stargazers won’t need a high-powered telescope to get a good view, NASA said last week....
02:51, 06/07/2019

Jupiter will soon be so close to Earth you’ll be able to see its moons without a telescope Jupiter, the mighty “king” of the planets in our solar system, is regularly visible for those who know where and when to look for it, but next week will be a particularly special time for anyone who wants to catch a glimpse of the gas gia...
23:17, 06/06/2019

Earth's mantle is magnetic, researchers find Scientists assumed Earth's mantle, the layer stretching from the crust to a depth of 255 miles, was magnetically dead. New research suggests they were mistaken....
21:51, 06/06/2019

We’ve surrounded the Earth with surveillance satellites, but who is that good for? It was only on the fourth orbit, when the spacecraft’s orientation had changed, that they had the vision for which their mission will always be remembered. Shortly after they had swept from night to day, a bright, colorful complexity came past the li...
13:00, 07/20/2019

The Deep-Sea Dragonfish Has One of the Most Terrifying Smiles on Earth Scientists have shined a light on one of the creepier denizens of the deep sea, a pitch-black creature that can turn itself into a living lamp called the dragonfish. New research helps explain one of the dragonfish’s more disturbing qualities: its re...
08:00, 06/06/2019

Let’s sort the Earth out first before reaching for other planets | Letters Readers respond to the 50th anniversary of the moon landings and the future of space explorationMy husband and I felt a little discombobulated when we read “The moon was once a frontier. But new worlds now beckon” (Journal, 20 July).On the TV and in ...
19:34, 07/21/2019

Robert Downey Jr. wants to clean up Earth using nanotech Robert Downey Jr. took to the stage at Amazon's Re:MARS conference to talk about his goals for the future of the environment. The actor said that he was launching a new foundation that would harness robotics and nanotechnology to clean up the pl...
12:34, 06/05/2019

‘He'd like to see peace on Earth’: how a dog became mayor of a California town Idyllwild’s highest-ranking official may not have political power, but he has the tiny town’s heart in his pawsThe mayor of Idyllwild, California, was “born into public service”, according to his top aide. He took office at just 11 weeks old and spen...
08:51, 06/05/2019

Scientists look for answers to earth's beginning under the moonscape As countries and companies rush to build infrastructure on the moon, some researchers are planning to dig under its rocky soil to unlock mysteries about Earth that have eluded scientists since astronauts first stepped foot on its surface a half centu...
14:00, 07/15/2019

CBS All Access announces The Man Who Fell To Earth series Director Nicolas Roeg’s the Man Who Fell To Earth from 1976 isn’t a perfect film, but it is a David Bowie film. That alone has made it worthy of being reexamined in the decades since, both critically and artistically, with the film now regarded as a ...
07:17, 08/02/2019

LightSail 2 sends its first signals back to Earth So far, it's been smooth sailing for the LightSail 2. The solar spacecraft is orbiting on its own after being delivered to space last week aboard Space X's Falcon Heavy. The mission team of the Planetary Society confirmed on Wednesday that ...
15:51, 07/05/2019

New Campaign Is Asking Every Country on Earth to Name Distant Worlds A new campaign headed by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) called IAU100 NameExoWorlds will allow each country in the world to name a star and its exoplanet, the IAU announced yesterday.Read more......
03:00, 06/08/2019

Earth is still rumbling, but worst should be over for California quakes The Mojave Desert shuddered and rumbled Sunday, but experts tried to ease fears that another massive quake would soon slam south-central California.        ...
02:34, 07/08/2019

Ancient Origins of the Moon: Was it Once Part of Earth? The origin of the Moon has been a subject of research for many years and theories about its creation abound. Hypotheses vary from non-scientific proposals, such as that the Moon is a spaceship, to the currently favored idea that it was formed more th...
14:17, 06/14/2019

NASA says now is a great time to leave Earth When you’re planning on taking a trip it pays to plan ahead, and one of the first things you should do is check the weather forecast. The same is true for space travelers, and with so many missions in the works, NASA is now gazing ahead to see ...
12:34, 06/13/2019

Earth As Seen By Chandrayaan 2: ISRO Releases First Set Of Pics Indian space agency ISRO has released a set of four stunning images of Earth that were taken by Chandrayaan 2 between 10.58 pm and 11.07 pm yesterday, and were snapped with the LI4 camera onboard...
11:51, 08/04/2019

Walking Around Minecraft Earth Feels Amazing I’ve been a casual player of both Minecraft and of the augmented reality game Pokémon Go, so when Minecraft Earth was announced as an augmented reality version of Minecraft, I was curious. There’s a lot to Minecraft, so I was skeptical that the entir...
19:34, 06/12/2019

Astronomers warn of solar ‘superflare’ that could hit Earth Like all life on Earth, we owe a lot to the Sun. Without it, we wouldn’t be here, but it also has the power to make things pretty rough on us if it begins to act out. Solar flares — energetic outbursts which are often paired with mass eje...
18:51, 06/12/2019

Stop saying 'Minecraft Earth' is essentially 'Pokémon Go' Minecraft Earth is a mobile AR game, but that doesn't mean it's Pokémon Go. Yes, it uses a mobile device. Yes, it superimposes digital objects on the physical landscape -- but that's just the definition of AR. Many stories and ...
07:00, 06/12/2019

World marks earliest 'Earth Overshoot Day' By the end of Monday, humanity's allotment of natural resources for 2019 will be all used up, according to a report. Over the past 20 years, Earth Overshoot Day has moved up three months to July 29....
00:17, 07/30/2019

‘Double asteroid’ snapped zooming by Earth at 43,000 mph A unique “double asteroid” was photographed by a powerful telescope as it whizzed by Earth last month at over 43,000 mph. The asteroid, classified as 1999 KW4, is made up of two components — a larger body orbited by a smaller one separated by about 1...
23:17, 06/04/2019

Earth may be partly made of rocks from elsewhere in the galaxy We’ve only seen one interstellar object, a rock called ‘Oumuamua that passed by in 2017, but they may be crucial to speeding up the planet-building process...
21:51, 04/28/2019

The greatest threat to life on Earth may come from space Asteroids and space debris could wreak untold devastation on the planetNext year, Nasa will launch what all involved hope will be the most impactful space mission to date. The Double Asteroid Redirection Test (Dart) is designed to smash headlong into...
19:17, 08/31/2019

Scientists say this massive asteroid definitely won’t destroy Earth… yet If the thought of an asteroid careening toward Earth keeps you up at night you can breathe a little easier today, as scientists have now ruled out a potential impact from the space rock known as 2006 QV89. The rock, which was discovered in 2006, was ...
20:51, 08/15/2019

There Is Nothing on Earth We Want to See Less Than Jerry Falwell Jr.'s 'Personal' Photos Former Trump lawyer and current prison inmate Michael Cohen said in a recording earlier this year that he helped conservative scumbag Jerry Falwell Jr. cover up “personal” photographs of the sort that would generally be kept “between husband and wife...
11:00, 05/08/2019

If Silicon Valley were a country, it would be among the richest on Earth With $128,308 per capita in annual gross domestic product, Silicon Valley residents out-produce almost every nation on the planetWere it real, the Sultanate of Silicon Valley would be among the world’s richest countries.Cranking out $128,308 per capi...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Children’s Art Answers the Question: What Will Earth Look Like in 30 Years? “We humans need to do better.” That’s the sentiment Nahzeer Sandets, 12, shared in response to the question above. His drawing illustrates his bleak outlook on earth’s future, and he’s not alone—the environment, th...
12:51, 09/13/2019

A huge asteroid hurtling toward Earth will fly by us next month Some astronomers have suggested that Earth is overdue for a large asteroid impact, and that we’re living on borrowed time until we can shore up our planetary defenses to protect us from a true “planet-killer” space rock. With a pote...
11:17, 08/23/2019

What If An Asteroid Was About To Hit Earth? Scientists Ponder Question Here's a hypothetical: a telescope detects an asteroid between 100 and 300 meters in diameter racing through our solar system at 14 kilometers per second, 57 million kilometers from Earth....
07:34, 04/30/2019

Asteroid Ryugu is so dry we may have to rethink how Earth got water The first results from Japan’s Hayabusa-2 mission show that the asteroid Ryugu is surprisingly dry, which may have implications for how life began on Earth...
21:51, 04/28/2019

We may have spotted an interstellar comet flying toward Earth Astronomers have found a comet that seems to have come from beyond our solar system, which would make it the second interstellar object that we’ve ever spotted...
20:51, 09/11/2019

EU nations are living far beyond the Earth's means: report The European Union's 28 countries consume the Earth's resources faster than they can be renewed and none of them has sustainable consumption policies, a report released on Thursday said, as EU leaders met to discuss priorities for the next five years...
19:51, 05/09/2019

Here’s how we can change the Earth’s orbit to escape the expanding sun In the Chinese science fiction film The Wandering Earth, recently released on Netflix, humanity attempts to change the Earth’s orbit using enormous thrusters in order to escape the expanding sun – and prevent a collision with Jupiter. The scenario ma...
18:34, 05/17/2019

Learn More About Earth's Ecology and Weather With NOAA's New App The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is a scientific government agency that focuses on the conditions of things like our oceans and waterways as well as Earth’s atmosphere....
08:00, 08/11/2019

An interstellar rock may have hit Earth in 2014 but nobody noticed In 2017 astronomers spotted the first interstellar object in our solar system, ‘Oumuamua, but our planet may have been hit by a meteor from another star in 2014...
18:51, 04/28/2019

Microsoft unveils Minecraft Earth, the new AR hotness In celebration of Minecraft‘s tenth anniversary, Microsoft played its Pokemon GO card and released an augmented reality phone app that shows the game pasted over the real world, called Minecraft Earth. This is perhaps the most novel way of incorporat...
21:17, 05/17/2019

Planet Earth has 9 safety limits and we’ve already exceeded 4 of them A decade ago, Johan Rockström identified the limits to Earth's life support systems. From chemical pollution to climate change, we're veering into the danger zone - so why is he (cautiously) optimistic about the future?...
06:34, 09/14/2019

US and Europe team up to protect Earth from asteroids Asteroids can pose a big risk if they were to collide with Earth. NASA and the European Space Agency have set up a mission to try to protect the planet from such impacts....
22:34, 09/04/2019

Why Low-Earth Orbit Satellites Are the New Space Race Elon Musk made headlines in 2018 when he launched his old car toward Mars aboard one of his Space Exploration Technologies Corp. rockets. He got less attention in May for his first step toward a potentially far more lucrative venture, when SpaceX lau...
12:17, 08/09/2019

A sky-scraper-sized asteroid will fly by Earth in September NASA's Center for Near Earth Object Studies says colossal asteroid 2000 QW7 will zip by Earth in September going 14,361 mph.        ...
20:34, 09/05/2019

'Minecraft Earth' beta is available on Android -- in five cities Right on time, the beta test for Microsoft's augmented reality Minecraft game is ready for Android users to give it a try. Just like the beta iOS users have had access to, Minecraft Earth is still invite-only for registered testers and available...
14:51, 08/30/2019

We need to rediscover the wonder of space exploration to save Earth Going into space invites us to consider our position as the dominant species on a fragile planet, and how hard we must fight for it, says Richard Webb...
00:00, 05/16/2019

The ISS' spherical robot helper has returned to Earth Humans are one step closer to having robot assistants in space. The IBM- and Airbus-made CIMON (Crew Interactive Mobile Companion) robot returned to Earth on August 27th after successful testing aboard the International Space Station. The spherical...
07:34, 09/02/2019

‘God of Chaos’ asteroid to buzz Earth in 2029 A 1,110-foot-wide asteroid named for the Egyptian god of chaos will fly past Earth in 2029 within the distance of some orbiting spacecraft, according to reports. The asteroid, 99942 Apophis, will come within 19,000 miles of Earth on April 13, a decad...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Did a Jurassic magma plume burst through the Earth? About 180 million years ago, when dinosaurs still roamed the planet, a giant plume of molten rock may have punched its way through Earth, knocking the continents aside and incinerating everything in its path....
04:34, 09/05/2019

Here's what iOS 13 Dark Mode reportedly looks like Ready to tone down your iPhone and iPad brightness with the iOS 13 beta update next week? That's exactly what Dark Mode will do, according to the latest Apple leak.The first screenshot of iOS 13 Dark Mode has surfaced on 9to5Mac, and it shows a ...
02:17, 05/29/2019

Here's a first look at 'dark mode' on the iPhone Apple announced a new dark mode is coming in iOS 13 to iPhones this fall, here's what it looks like in the iOS 13 developer beta right now in apps like Apple TV, Notes, Reminders, Mail and Messages....
18:17, 06/07/2019

CBS Goes Dark on AT&T Amid a Dispute Programming from CBS went dark for about 6.6 million viewers of AT&T’s DirecTV, DirecTV Now and U-verse packages Saturday morning after the two companies couldn’t come to terms on a new distribution agreement....
10:34, 07/20/2019

The Case Against Dark Mode The main advantage of apps with a dark mode is that they don’t shine so brightly in our eyes late at night. But there’s a disadvantage, too: dark mode can actually be harder to read, and possibly contribute to eyestrain....
22:17, 05/01/2019

What to know about bruises on dark skin Bruises develop in the same way on all skin tones, though they can be less easy to see on dark skin tones. This article looks at the symptoms and treatments for bruises on dark skin....
11:00, 09/06/2019

The dark side of DevOps Dismall test automation rates (around 25% for DevOps adopters) will undeniably prevent companies from maximizing the potential speed gains of DevOps.Read More...
15:17, 05/03/2019

Key fob mystery: devices go dark (WKYC) There’s a mystery that’s leaving some residents in a North Olmsted, Ohio neighborhood scratching their heads. Cory Branchick says it began about two weeks ago when she noticed her key fob stopped working for her car. At first, she ...
12:17, 05/03/2019

Here's What Android Q's New Dark Theme Looks Like There are two kinds of people in the world: people who want dark mode everything, and people who for some reason don’t care about being blinded by apps with white backgrounds at night. As you’ve probably guessed, I fall into the first camp, which is ...
02:34, 05/08/2019

Novichok victim: ‘We’re being kept in the dark’ Charlie Rowley speaks of anger and frustration as mystery still surrounds death of his partnerThe partner of the woman who died in the Wiltshire nerve agent poisonings a year ago has told of his anger and frustration that mystery still surrounds the ...
18:34, 06/21/2019

Dark Souls 3 Gets A Gay Marriage Mod It’s not a central part of the story, but off to the sides of Dark Souls 3 the player could get hitched. By default you’d be paired with an NPC of the opposite gender, but this mod for the PC version of the game by Matt Gruen flips all that....
02:00, 06/27/2019

iOS 13 first look: Dark mode, Maps and more A dark mode. A swipe-friendly keyboard. A slew of redesigned apps. These are just a few of the things you'll find in Apple's new iOS 13 release, but here's the rub: unless you're a developer, you can't actually try any of the...
19:17, 06/04/2019

iOS 13 Dark Mode: all the details iOS 13 introduces a host of new features, but probably the most anticipated one is Dark Mode, which turns backgrounds dark and makes for an experience that is much easier on the eyes and that helps with battery life on the iPhones that use an OLED sc...
22:34, 06/03/2019

Is 'dark tourism' on the rise? It's the site of the world's worst nuclear disaster, responsible for causing an incalculable number of deaths and exposing millions to dangerous radiation....
14:51, 06/25/2019

It's Time To Bring Back Suikoden Fire Emblem: Three Houses is full of political intrigue, massive wars, and multiple perspectives on the same conflict. As the narrative unfolds, I can’t help being reminded of one of the best JRPG series: the fantastic and long-absent Suikoden....
16:17, 07/31/2019

4 the Weekend: Bring your dog to the Botanical Gardens MUSIC Concert Series  Steam Pump Ranch  7 p.m. Friday The City of Oro Valley will host a free live music event at Steam Pump Ranch Saturday Night. The Band ‘River River Road Ramblers’ will host a show. There will be an ice cream truck, fo...
20:17, 06/06/2019

How to Bring Home the Best Vacation Memories Memories are some of the best travel souvenirs: they’re free, for one thing, and they stay with you for a lifetime. It’s actually possible to set yourself up for the best possible vacation memories, if you plan ahead a little bit....
21:17, 06/06/2019

Marvel might bring Deadpool to the MCU with Spider-Man’s help Avengers: Endgame is history and Spider-Man: Far From Home will conclude the third phase of Marvel Cinematic Universe films. Marvel and Disney will soon announce their plans for Phase 4 — we already know the dates of several upcoming MCU movies...
00:00, 05/28/2019

El Chapo’s mom: I’m cleared to see my son, and I want to bring enchiladas Convicted drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman could be getting a taste of home-cooking — his elderly mother says she’s been cleared to travel to the US to visit him and that she’d like to come bearing enchiladas. Cons...
00:00, 06/03/2019

iOS 13 may bring a calculator app to your iPad for the very first time You may not have ever noticed, but your iPad didn't come with a calculator app installed on it when you first got it out of the box.Instead, you have to download a third-party calculator app to be able to do calculations on your Apple tablet, bu...
11:17, 06/03/2019

'House of Cards' actress: 'I had to bring it' Editor's note: The UN estimates that around 17 million people born in India live outside its borders. The group is considered the world's largest migrant population. From the NBA's first Indian-origin player to the descendant of an indentured laborer...
18:00, 05/21/2019

How metamaterials could one day bring the impossible to life Metamaterials is one of the newest, most dynamic and exciting areas of science.  They enable scientists to change the natural properties of materials, pushing the boundaries of possibility to achieve what has never been done before. Dr Irina Khr...
12:34, 05/09/2019

Fit in my 40s: will Shaolin training bring me calm? I’m sitting in a carpeted temple-ish space, with three Buddhas looking down peaceably• Fitness tips: three key Shaolin movesI wasn’t sure I’d recognise the whereabouts of the Shaolin monk in north London, but the martial arts temple was bedecked with...
10:51, 06/01/2019

Sonic to bring Mini to BMW stores The nation's fifth-largest dealership group is believed to be among the first companies to integrate Mini sales into a BMW dealership after BMW of North America last year gave its Mini retailers who also had BMW stores that option....
07:00, 06/29/2019

The Foods You Can Bring Through Airport Security Ever since TSA really tightened their restrictions on liquids, pastes and gels, enacting the “3-1-1" rule, there has been some confusion over whether or not certain food items are permitted to pass through airport security....
23:00, 07/17/2019

Geely Wants To Bring Air Taxis To China Thanks to a partnership between Geely and German startup Volocopter, air taxis will apparently be coming to China in the near future so that we can live all of our Blade Runner hovercar dreams. Maybe....
02:17, 09/10/2019

'AGT': Kodi Lee moves judges to tears in 'Bridge Over Troubled Water' with Paul Simon's OK Kodi Lee, a blind singer with autism, performed a moving rendition of Simon and Garfunkel's "Bridge Over Troubled Water."        ...
08:00, 08/14/2019

New Batman Arkham game confirmed? New DC Game confirmed by WB Montreal It looks like WB Montreal is definitely working on a game in the DC Universe - but what could it be? Is it the long-teased Court of Owls, or something else entirely?...
14:51, 07/27/2019

Simon Cowell teases 'America's Got Talent' Season 14: 'I was one inch away from being killed' Simon Cowell discusses major casting changes and teases audition acts for Season 14 of NBC's 'America's Got Talent,' summer's top-rated TV show.        ...
22:00, 05/27/2019

A meteorite came crashing down to Earth in India and it… didn’t do much damage Debris from a fireball that streaked across the sky on the East Coast of the United States earlier this week has yet to be found, but a separate meteor over India made its eventual landing sight far easier to discover. Villagers found a massive, mudd...
03:51, 07/28/2019

Humans Dominated Earth Earlier Than Previously Thought Archaeologists worldwide pooled their knowledge of past land use — and pushed back the date when human farming and other practices began altering the planet....
19:17, 08/30/2019

Earth’s future is being written in fast-melting Greenland Scientists studying the melting of the ice in Greenland this summer are finding themselves working in shirtsleeve weather without the need for gloves...
23:34, 08/20/2019

A surprisingly large asteroid just sneaked up on Earth, and the Sun is to blame Thanks to powerful telescopes that can detect large objects at extreme distances, we earthlings have a pretty good idea of the space rocks that pose threats to Earth. However, every once in a while nature reminds us that it still has some potentially...
09:34, 07/27/2019

After Iron Man, Robert Downey Jr. aims to clean up the earth NEW YORK (AP) — After playing Iron Man for more than a decade, Robert Downey Jr. has found a real-life villain he wants to defeat: pollution. The movie star says he plans to start an organization next year called the Footprint Coalition. He didn̵...
19:51, 06/05/2019

3 astronauts head to Earth from International Space Station MOSCOW (AP) — A Soyuz spacecraft carrying astronauts from Canada, Russia and the United States has undocked from the International Space Station and is headed back to Earth. The Soyuz separated without incident from the orbiting laboratory at 2325 GM...
02:00, 06/25/2019

'Iron Man' Unveils Tech Initiative to Save Earth Robert Downey Jr. has announced a new initiative called The Footprint Coalition that would help clean up the planet using advanced technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and......
20:17, 06/05/2019

NY’s Earth Day ‘trash blitz’ hauled in 8,600 bags of garbage ALBANY, N.Y. — State officials say last month’s Earth Day “trash blitz” conducted by transportation department employees resulted in thousands of bags of garbage being picked up along New York roads and highways. Department of Trans...
12:00, 05/10/2019

Google Wants to Use AI to Track Pollution from Every Power Plant on Earth Satellites are our eyes in the sky or, er, in space. Now, a coalition of groups is turning to satellites and AI technology to help monitor emissions from all the world’s power plants. Read more......
21:34, 05/10/2019

Alien planets could be better suited for life than Earth: study Earth's oceans have made it the perfect environment for biodiversity, but a new study suggests that it may not have the best conditions in the galaxy....
03:51, 08/27/2019

Godzilla grew 30 times faster than any organism on Earth. Here's why. If Godzilla were a real creature, his incredibly rapid growth spurt on the big screen would be off the charts, even setting evolutionary records, a new report finds....
02:00, 06/05/2019

Nuking asteroids could save the Earth — but we need to make it legal first The schlocky 1998 Bruce Willis movie Armageddon was the highest grossing film of that year. The blockbuster saw a master oil driller (Willis) and an unlikely crew of misfits place a nuclear bomb inside a giant asteroid heading for Earth, blow it up –...
20:17, 05/12/2019

Britain's Cuadrilla pauses gas fracking after earth tremor British shale gas company Cuadrilla has paused fracking at its Preston New Road site in Lancashire, northwest England, due to an earth tremor late on Wednesday....
13:00, 08/22/2019

Minecraft Earth gets first live demo, coming to iOS “this summer” "Look, ma, I'm in Minecraft!" Play Minecraft Earth at a real-world scale... [credit: Apple / Mojang ] Mojang, the Microsoft-owned studio be...
03:00, 06/04/2019

Football field-sized asteroid could hit Earth this year An enormous asteroid with a diameter wider than a football field has a roughly one in 7,000 chance of hitting the Earth later this year. However, it’s nothing to lose sleep over. Known as asteroid 2006 QV89, the space rock, which has a diameter...
23:51, 06/06/2019

Microsoft announces new Minecraft Earth AR game for Android and iOS Microsoft teased a brand new Minecraft-related AR (augmented reality) mobile game about two weeks ago and confirmed it recently. It's called Minecraft Earth and it will launched on Android and iOS devices at some point this summer.Besides announcing ...
08:00, 05/19/2019

Look up! China’s Tiangong-2 space lab is about to fall back to Earth Today is an important day for China’s space agency. No, the country isn’t launching anything new into space, and in fact, it’s sort of the opposite. The Tiangong-2 space station is coming back down to Earth, and it’s going to ...
23:17, 07/19/2019

Do You Remember? The Message in Earth, Wind & Fire's 'September' The 21st day has special significance in the 1978 hit inspired by the group’s founder Maurice White. And that famous refrain is really just ‘ba-dee-ya.’...
16:34, 09/03/2019

Behind the scenes at Earth’s most beautiful rocket launch site Enlarge / Whatever angle you'd prefer, New Zealand offers some pretty good views... (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) MAHIA PENINSULA, New Zealand—Not a blade of grass longer than the rest, a red “Remove Before Flight” tag unchecked, or a single Kiwi (be i...
14:51, 08/25/2019

The secrets of how sharks survived so many of Earth's mass extinctions Vegetarianism and liking underwater volcanoes have helped sharks survive for half a billion years. But can they use their skills to cope with climate change?...
18:34, 06/28/2019

DNA Sequencing Microchip Could Detect Earth-Like Life on Mars Conditions on Mars are harsh. Its atmosphere is made up mostly of carbon dioxide and is 100 times thinner than Earth’s. Temperatures on the surface can plummet to minus-126 degrees Celsius. But the environment below the Martian surface may be similar...
23:00, 06/19/2019

How to find life beyond Earth - Science Weekly podcast As scientists at University College London announce the discovery of water in the atmosphere of a potentially habitable ‘super Earth’, Ian Sample explores our prospects for finding life beyond our own planet Continue reading......
20:37, 09/13/2019

Stop Asking Cory Booker If Everyone Should Be Vegan to Save Earth Houston, Texas, served as the backdrop of the third Democratic presidential debates held on Thursday night. It’s the perfect place to talk about sea level rise, the United States’ role as the second-largest oil exporter, frontline communities, a just...
21:34, 09/13/2019

AI for Earth: How Microsoft is using Azure to build a more sustainable world Microsoft's Azure machine learning tech is being put to good use in a grant program designed to give computing resources to scientists working on environmental sustainability programs....
19:00, 04/28/2019

BBC climate doc adviser: Earth is sending us really powerful messages Chris Rapley, scientific advisor on the BBC's new climate change documentary, talks rising temperatures, hammering home the message, and David Attenborough...
18:51, 04/28/2019

Physics indicates some of Earth’s earliest animals helped each other feed Enlarge / The result of a fluid mechanics simulation with multiple Erniettas. (credit: Dave Mazierski) What drove the evolution of the earliest animal life? In modern animals, it's easy to infer a lot about an organism's lifestyle based on its anat...
20:00, 06/21/2019

Trio of space travelers safely returns to Earth Being chosen to spend time aboard the International Space Station is a privilege that only the tiniest fraction of people will ever experience. But all good things must come to an end, and this week marked the end of Expedition 59 aboard the ISS, and...
06:34, 06/26/2019

| GALLERY: Astronaut trio back on Earth after 6 months NASA astronaut Anne McClain, veteran cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko of Roscosmos, and Canadian Space Agency record-holder David Saint-Jacques touch down near the Kazakh city of Dzhezkazgan on Tuesday....
06:00, 06/26/2019

| Russian, North American astronauts return to earth The first crew to blast off to the International Space Station following a launch accident that deepened doubts over Russia's space programme returned to earth safely....
14:00, 06/25/2019

How Earth's changing ecosystems may have driven human evolution The most detailed ever look at Earth's prehistoric climate suggests many habitats changed in the past 800,000 years – and this may be why we evolved big brains...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Don't panic about The Uninhabitable Earth, a new book predicting chaos If you read a book painting the very worst-case scenarios about what global warming means for human life you could easily panic. Here’s why you shouldn’t...
18:34, 04/28/2019

The ancestor of all creatures on Earth lived a lukewarm lifestyle We thought that the Last Universal Common Ancestor of all living things was adapted to live in scorching heat, but a new study suggests it was missing a key gene...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Decades-old Florida mystery solved with help from Google Earth William Moldt was last seen in Lake Worth, Florida back in 1997. A man who used to live in his gated community was looking at his old house on Google Earth when he zoomed in and saw what appeared to be a car submerged in a pond....
00:34, 09/15/2019

The forgotten riches of the most densely biodiverse country on Earth Colombia is home to more birds, amphibians and butterflies than anywhere else. Human conflict preserved them – and in peace they now face new threats...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Temperatures In Kuwait, Pak Third And Fourth Hottest Measured On Earth Following years of tireless investigation, the World Meteorological Organization on Tuesday announced that two recent temperature readings have been accepted among the hottest recorded on Earth....
11:00, 06/19/2019

The moon’s violent birth may have given Earth the ingredients of life We think the moon formed when a Mars-sized object crashed into the young Earth. The same object could also have brought the carbon and other elements we need for life...
21:51, 04/28/2019

Spring cleaning: Tidy up your tech before Earth Month is over Since e-waste is the world's fastest-growing trash stream and April is Earth Month, there’s a renewed responsibility to declutter your e-clutter.        ...
22:00, 04/28/2019

NASA and ESA will team up to deflect Earth-bound asteroids If humanity is going to stop dangerous asteroids, countries will likely have to work together -- thankfully, that might just happen. NASA and ESA teams are meeting in Rome next week to discuss progress on on the Asteroid Impact Deflection Assessment...
13:00, 09/04/2019

Apollo 11: The songs astronauts listen to above Earth may surprise you The 50th anniversary of the moon landing on July 20, 1969 is approaching. Celebrate with this Spotify tracklist.       ...
18:00, 07/15/2019

Starwatch: Earth's shadow takes a bite out of the moon Most of us will get a chance this week to see a partial lunar eclipse. Though not if you live in North America, Greenland or northern RussiaA partial lunar eclipse is visible from much of the world this week. Only North America, Greenland and norther...
23:17, 07/14/2019

A huge asteroid will squeak by Earth in 2029, and you’ll be able to see it without a telescope Roughly a decade from now, a rather sizable space rock is going to have a very close encounter with Earth — on Friday the 13th, no less. On April 13th, 2029, the asteroid known as Apophis will pass by Earth at a distance of just 19,000 miles. F...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Mother Earth Opens Up and Greedily Gulps Down a Delicious Car Just in case you’ve been doubting the powerful and prodigious hunger of Mother Earth, our planet, devourer of cars, please take a moment to inspect this video, shot on an ordinary street in Dale City, Virginia. That was a 2009 or so Dodge Grand Carav...
07:51, 07/11/2019

Earth's helium is running out and it has dire consequences for science Helium's essential for party balloons, but also for MRI scanners, physics experiments and space rockets. But supplies on Earth are getting dangerously low, warns Chanda Prescod-Weinstein...
19:51, 07/10/2019

A Startup Says It Can Automate Perfect Weed Even as the Earth Burns Over the years, a number of companies have claimed to make “the first” smartphone-controlled, automated home grow system. But I have thus far been only pitched by one that positions itself as a solution to growing herbs and marijuana in the age of cl...
00:00, 06/13/2019