Each Episode of Lovecraft Country Now Comes With a Syllabus

Each Episode of Lovecraft Country Now Comes With a Syllabus

Lovecraft Country has as lot of powerful, distinct intersections with Black history, looking at the Black experience in the United States during the time in which it’s set through the lens of horror. It sure would be nice if someone put together a list of resources and reading materials to…

Scientists Flag ‘Inconsistencies’ in Russian Vaccine Study

Scientists Flag ‘Inconsistencies’ in Russian Vaccine Study

A group of scientists is questioning the only available study so far supporting a controversial vaccine candidate for the coronavirus that causes covid-19, which is being developed by the Russian government. The group is claiming to have found “potential data inconsistencies” that make some of the findings highly unlikely to…

Astronomers Create 40% More Carbon Emissions Than the Average Australian, Here’s How They Can Be More Environmentally Friendly

Astronomers Create 40% More Carbon Emissions Than the Average Australian, Here’s How They Can Be More Environmentally Friendly

Astronomers know all too well how precious and unique the environment of our planet is. Yet the size of our carbon footprint might surprise you. Our study, released today in Nature Astronomy, estimated the field produces 25,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide-equivalent emissions per year in Australia. With fewer than 700…

A Look At Some Awesome Classic Cars Destroyed In The California Wildfires

A Look At Some Awesome Classic Cars Destroyed In The California Wildfires

Wildfires have recently been roaring along the west coast, so far burning 900,000 acres of forest in Oregon, 2.5 million acres in California, and 480,000 acres in Washington according to the New York Times. Many of those forests were the stomping grounds of some awesome old cars, which are now…

5 Cheap SIM Only Plans Worth Throwing Your Phone At

5 Cheap SIM Only Plans Worth Throwing Your Phone At

If you’ve got a phone you love and aren’t thinking about upgrading anytime soon, you may want to consider getting a new plan for it anyway. You could save yourself some money, nab a bit of extra data, or potentially both. Owning your own phone also means you consider plans…

Tesla Is Finally Falling Back To Earth

Tesla Is Finally Falling Back To Earth

Tesla’s stock has been on an absurd streak that began roughly around this time last year and culminated with the company opting for a 5-to-1 stock split that was all possibly a way to engineer a stock price of $US420 ($577). But steep losses in recent days mean Tesla would…

Bluetooth Unveils Its Latest Security Issue, With No Security Solution

Bluetooth Unveils Its Latest Security Issue, With No Security Solution

Bluetooth technology has amassed its fair share of diehard stans over the years, despite some pretty gnarly bugs that open devices up to a bevy of bad actors. Now, the organisation behind the namesake technology has put out a statement about the latest threat facing those of us with Bluetooth-enabled…

Dune’s Cast Is Extremely Proud and Incredibly Close

Dune’s Cast Is Extremely Proud and Incredibly Close

Denis Villeneuve’s Dune has amassed one of the biggest, most talented film casts in years. Many of them are bona fide superstars. You might expect that putting them in glorified wetsuits in the middle of the desert would cause one of them to complain — at least a little. However,…

Portland Just Passed The U.S.’s Broadest Ban On Facial Recognition

Portland Just Passed The U.S.’s Broadest Ban On Facial Recognition

Portland, Oregon might be best known as the home of bohemian stereotypes a- plenty and some of the wildest doughnuts you can find in the state. Now it’s also earned the reputation for ambitious privacy legislation after passing the country’s broadest ban on facial recognition technology to date.

Microsoft’s Surface Duo Is a Revolution in the Making

Microsoft’s Surface Duo Is a Revolution in the Making

Between its price, specs, and most notably its design, Microsoft’s Surface Duo is one of the most divisive phones in recent memory. But after getting the chance to use one, I can’t help but find the amount of vitriol, incredulity, and straight-up hate that gets lobbed the Surface Duo’s way…

The 2022 Genesis G70 Looks So Damn Good

The 2022 Genesis G70 Looks So Damn Good

When cars get a mid-generation style refresh it’s typically something cost-effective, like a light here, a vent there, maybe a new spoiler in the back. But Genesis is desperate for growth, and it needs attention for that to happen. Enter the incredible 2022 Genesis G70.

The Gorillaz Go to the Moon

The Gorillaz Go to the Moon

The Gorillaz obviously have a penchant for pop culture. The fact that the band’s members primarily like to be seen as animated characters should have tipped that off. In their latest music video, though, things go a step further. Well, maybe more than one step.

Updates From Shazam 2, and the Future of Alien

Updates From Shazam 2, and the Future of Alien

Bill Skarsgård has had to exit Robert Egger’s mysterious next movie. Get a look at Netflix’s gorgeous new sci-fi family movie, Over the Moon, Chris McQuarrie teases another wild stunt for Mission Impossible 7. Plus, what’s to come on Lovecraft Country, and how much longer Lucifer has left going into…

This Robotic Backpack Takes the Load Off

This Robotic Backpack Takes the Load Off

As we enter the fall hiking season, we may find ourselves carrying the bare necessities in a heavy backpack: a sleeping bag, a can of bug spray, a small stove, or even a case of White Claw. Until now, you and your muscles would have to lug all this junk…

Here’s What We Know So Far About the AstraZeneca Vaccine Trial Halt

Here’s What We Know So Far About the AstraZeneca Vaccine Trial Halt

Pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca formally announced on Wednesday that its Phase III trial in the UK testing out a vaccine for the coronavirus that causes covid-19 was put on pause, following a report of a serious adverse event among its participants. More details concerning the report have since emerged, but there…