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Ridley Scott Still Wants to Make His Alien: Covenant Sequel

Neil Jackson discusses his villainous turn on Stargirl. Legends of Tomorrow confirms that one departing hero is gone for good. Greg Daniels is hoping for more seasons of Space Force. Plus, what’s to come on The 100, and Godzilla vs. Kong gets rated for Kaiju calamity. Spoilers now!

Korra, Bolin, Asami, and Mako form a new Team Avatar. (Image: Nickelodeon )

The Essential Episodes of Avatar: The Legend of Korra

Thanks to its recent release on Netflix, fans new and old alike have rejoined Aang on his journey to bring balance to the world in Avatar: The Last Airbender. Finished your watch through and are itching for where to go next? The answer is pretty easy, thankfully, and we’re here…

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Signal’s Proving Why It’s The Protestor’s App Of Choice

To put it bluntly, there are plenty of folks with good reason to be scared right now. As more and more of us continue to peacefully protest the murders of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, uniformed officers are turning literal weapons of war against us, leaving an untold number of…

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Read Creatures of Charm and Hunger: Chapter 3

Two years ago, Gizmodo shared author Molly Tanzer’s Victorian fantasy novel Creatures of Will & Temper in serialised excerpts. And now we’ve got good news for fans of the author, not to mention fans of free books: We’re doing it again, with her newest title! Check out chapter three today. Here’s the…

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How to Dispose of Live Ammo Left by Police

On Tuesday, Washington, DC, resident Ed Felten tweeted an image of a black bulb resembling a Christmas ornament, lying in a patch of spring grass. “Very relieved that the unexploded flash-bang grenade that my daughter found and innocently picked up this morning didn’t explode in her face,” Felten, former White…

Easy Tips For Understanding An Auto Repair Manual

So you’ve been wanting to work on your own car more and heard “one of the best tools is a repair manual.” True, but they’re never as easy as Lego instructions. Today I’ve got some tips on getting the most out of a dense, boring car manual so you can…

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Best Encrypted Message Apps For iPhone And Android

If you’re looking for a little extra privacy when it comes to messages, you might want to consider an encrypted messaging app. There can be a lot of reasons to do this, none of which are criminal. Maybe you don’t want your messages used for marketing purposes or perhaps you…

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I Miss My Japanese Flip Phone

In the fall of 2006, I was a wide-eyed nerd who had just landed in Tokyo for my freshman year of college. There’s a lot of bureaucratic nonsense you have to do when you decide to study abroad long-term, but at the top of my list was getting myself a…

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Even Sega Thinks the New Game Gear Micro’s Screen Is Too Small

Finally acknowledging that the original Game Gear was a hefty beast as far as handhelds go, Sega has just released details on its latest throwback console: a miniature version of the Game Gear that’s reminiscent of Nintendo’s Game Boy Micro. It’s tiny, but even Sega wonders if it’s too tiny,…

This German Hodge-Podge Motorcycle Is The Stuff Dreams Are Made Of

There have been a number of bike-engined cars to grace these fair pages from time to time, but what if you wanted a car-engined bike? Back in the 1960s and 70s it wasn’t all that uncommon to power a BMW R-series motorcycle with an aircooled Volkswagen engine, which is exactly…

The Formula One Machine Won’t Stop For A Broken Cog

On Tuesday, Formula One announced a plan to return to racing next month. The plan involves eight rounds at six tracks in continental Europe and the UK taking place over July, August, and September. The races will happen without fans in the stands, and the series says it will operate…

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New Leak Reveals How Google’s Next Android TV Dongle Will Work

Earlier this year, clues indicated that Google was working on a new streaming video dongle that would both replace the Chromecast Ultra and run Android TV. But now, thanks a new round of leaks, we suddenly have a much better look of what that device could actually be.

The very odd, updated box art for the 1985 film My Science Project. (Photo: All Images: Disney, For Real! It Owns the Rights)

My Science Project, a Big Middle Finger, and Me

A middle finger coming out of the trunk of a car. That was literally my only memory of the 1985 sci-fi comedy My Science Project. For some reason — probably because I was very young when I first saw it — that image burned itself into my brain and for…

Police officers wearing riot gear push back demonstrators outside the White House June 1, 2020, during a protest over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died after a police officer kneeled on his neck for several minutes. (Photo: Jose Luis Magana, Getty Images)

Tear Gas Is Dangerous and Should Be Illegal

Tear gas is a chemical weapon that is banned for use in warfare, yet U.S. police have repeatedly deployed it against people protesting police brutality and anti-black violence this week. Though it’s considered a non-lethal weapon, tear gas is actually far more dangerous than advertised, and is often used without…

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Blackout Tuesday Is Backfiring

A seemingly well-intentioned gesture of posting black boxes for Blackout Tuesday has backfired spectacularly, unintentionally — or perhaps even purposefully, depending on who’s doing the posting — drowning out information related to the Black Lives Matter movement and its associated hashtags.

Elon Musk Will Have To Wait To Cash In On Tesla, If He Ever Does

Elon Musk’s compensation package at Tesla is based entirely on various benchmarks tied to revenue and the company’s stock price. Put in place in 2018, Musk in theory could earn up to $US55 ($81) billion in the form of stock options by 2028. Today, Tesla said the first tranche of…