REVIEW: The Black Cloud

REVIEW: The Black Cloud

Fred Hoyle’s sci-fi debut continues to transport readers to places science cannot yet take us.

Theory of Everything: The Mini-Review

Theory of Everything: The Mini-Review

A pair of electrifying performances from the film’s leads creates an emotional tour de force and one of the most memorable films to grace the big screen this year.

David Barton’s Monument of Lies

David Barton’s Monument of Lies

A scholarly review of David Barton’s pseudo-history is now available online.

REVIEW: The Hot Zone

REVIEW: The Hot Zone

Richard Preston’s fan favorite promises high-octane thrills but comes up short on the science.

Is Mars One at Odds With Reality?

Is Mars One at Odds With Reality?

A new report on Mars One casts doubt on the outfit’s heady plans for colonizing space.


SCIENCE

REVIEW: The Black Cloud

REVIEW: The Black Cloud

Fred Hoyle’s sci-fi debut continues to transport readers to places science cannot yet take us.

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MOBILE

Google Goes Vertical in Street View Update

Google Goes Vertical in Street View Update

Google scales the steepest climbs on earth with its latest major update to Street View. Everest, Kilimanjaro and other peaks of the Seven Summits are now available in full panoramic detail.

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HD

Xbox 360 HDMI Display Settings Guide

Xbox 360 HDMI Display Settings Guide

If you’ve ever wondered how to properly configure your Xbox 360 for HDMI output, this is the guide for you.

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SOCIAL MEDIA

Boost Your Focus with a Digital Detox

Boost Your Focus with a Digital Detox

Our digital-obsessed culture tends to obscure just how rigid a stranglehold technology has on our time. Try out these tools and tips to better balance your online and offline life.

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REVIEW: The Black Cloud

REVIEW: The Black Cloud

Fred Hoyle’s sci-fi debut continues to transport readers to places science cannot yet take us.

read more

Theory of Everything: The Mini-Review

Theory of Everything: The Mini-Review

A pair of electrifying performances from the film’s leads creates an emotional tour de force and one of the most memorable films to grace the big screen this year.

read more

David Barton’s Monument of Lies

David Barton’s Monument of Lies

A scholarly review of David Barton’s pseudo-history is now available online.

read more

REVIEW: The Hot Zone

REVIEW: The Hot Zone

Richard Preston’s fan favorite promises high-octane thrills but comes up short on the science.

read more

Is Mars One at Odds With Reality?

Is Mars One at Odds With Reality?

A new report on Mars One casts doubt on the outfit’s heady plans for colonizing space.

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Don’t Miss: Comet Landing Tomorrow

Don’t Miss: Comet Landing Tomorrow

The comet landing tomorrow will be a defining event for space exploration and for our species. Stay tuned to the live streams to ensure you don’t miss a second of coverage.

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New Study Sheds Much-Needed Light on Norovirus

New Study Sheds Much-Needed Light on Norovirus

A recent breakthrough in the study of norovirus may lead to new treatments.

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8 Web Creations That Bring Science to Life

8 Web Creations That Bring Science to Life

When science and art collaborate, we all benefit. Fire up your imagination with these creative presentations of science.

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Why Sam Harris Is Wrong On Islam

Why Sam Harris Is Wrong On Islam

The recent brawl on Bill Maher is an indication of how badly we need other voices in the conversation about Islam.

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REVIEW: The Martian

REVIEW: The Martian

Andy Weir invites us into a world where bottomless ingenuity, basic NASA provisions and copious amounts of duct tape are all you need to survive a death sentence on Mars.

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Xbox 360 HDMI Display Settings Guide

Xbox 360 HDMI Display Settings Guide

If you’ve ever wondered how to properly configure your Xbox 360 for HDMI output, this is the guide for you.

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REVIEW: The Secret

REVIEW: The Secret

Don’t be alarmed. I read this so you don’t have to. Oh and this is the first review in which I’ve actually used a curse word. So there’s that.

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