London composer makes beautiful music with gravitational waves
Gravitational waves get their first hit single.
On Feb 18, 2016 by Nia Wesley
NASA’s next space race is coming soon to a theater near you
Here's what's really inside NASA's flying saucer.
On Jun 9, 2015 by Gillian Branstetter
Retro VHS covers for your favorite modern TV shows
The retro covers without the actual hassle of VHS tapes.
On Apr 3, 2015 by Michelle Jaworski
How to make the painfully boring Oscars ceremony suck less
This year's show was like a four-hour ALS ice bucket challenge.
On Feb 23, 2015 by Nico Lang
Author of novel that may have inspired ‘Gravity’ suing for a cut of the film’s proceeds
Did the movie 'Gravity' rip off this 1999 novel by the creator of 'Rizzoli & Isles'?
On Feb 2, 2015 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Astronauts filmed the inside of a water bubble with a GoPro
Water bubbles plus zero-gravity equals science porn.
On Nov 7, 2014 by Michelle Jaworski
Intense winds sweep aside this waterfall like it’s no big deal
The Kinder Downfall is no match for a major gust of wind.
On Oct 22, 2014 by Michelle Jaworski
A female Robin isn’t just awesome—it might save Hollywood
Casting more women in lead roles just makes economic sense.
On Oct 21, 2014 by S.E. Smith
The future of Mars exploration is you
Democratizing the space race is crucial to the future of our planet.
On Oct 3, 2014 by Nico Lang
This infographic offers cold, hard evidence of ‘Doctor Who’ sexism
Combined with the less scientific criticisms we’ve seen from many other Doctor Who fans, these results are pretty damning.
On May 30, 2014 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Hugos give more nods to women, but nominations still stir controversy
The monation of author Vox Day for best novelette has left many fans furious. But there are some bright spots this year.
On Apr 21, 2014 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Someone added a surprise character to ‘Gravity’ and made it way better
The plot changed faster than a speeding bullet.
On Apr 3, 2014 by Michelle Jaworski
The Bechdel Test is a great hammer, but not every movie is a nail
The Bechdel Test is a great tool, but one tool alone isn’t capable of getting the entire job done.
On Mar 25, 2014 by [email protected]
’12 Years a Slave’ won Best Picture—and now everyone’s pirating it
Success has its price.
On Mar 4, 2014 by Miles Klee