This Scott Pilgrim vs. The World Live Read Is a Must Watch

This Scott Pilgrim vs. The World Live Read Is a Must Watch

During the coronavirus pandemic, we’ve seen many, many casts reunite over Zoom. And let’s be honest… it’s great every single time. There’s just something warm and lovely about getting wrapped up a blanket of nostalgia that makes these dark days a little brighter.

If You Can’t Wait For The 2021 Ford Raptor, There’s Already A Chinese Knockoff

If You Can’t Wait For The 2021 Ford Raptor, There’s Already A Chinese Knockoff

While China was once infamous for their automotive acts of, charitably, near-plagiarism, over the last decade or so the larger Chinese automakers have distanced themselves from this practice and done a lot to define a uniquely Chinese design language for their cars. That doesn’t mean that everyone is doing that,…

Study Finds That Facebook Is Full Of Transphobes, Just As We Suspected

Study Finds That Facebook Is Full Of Transphobes, Just As We Suspected

Those who identify as part of the LGBTQIA+ community are often the targets of online harassment, and those threats can have fatal consequences. The transgender community in particular faces targeted attacked that are oftentimes “inhumane” or “abusive,” according to a new study from watchdog nonprofit Media Matters for America, and, in some…

How to do Surgery in Space

How to do Surgery in Space

Earlier this year, it was reported that an astronaut in space had developed a potentially life-threatening blood clot in the neck. This was successfully treated with medication by doctors on Earth, avoiding surgery. But given that space agencies and private spaceflight companies have committed to landing humans on Mars in…

Henry, the Hedgehog Finder, Is a Very Good Boy

Henry, the Hedgehog Finder, Is a Very Good Boy

Henry isn’t your average dog. When his little black nose wiggles toward a smell, it’s not usually a snack or treat. Hell, it’s not usually a smell he even likes. Henry, a 4-year-old black and white English springer spaniel, has been trained to find hedgehogs. He’s damn good at it,…

Some Ticks Pee All Over Themselves While They Suck Blood

Some Ticks Pee All Over Themselves While They Suck Blood

Right now, as summer broils the northern hemisphere, countless animals are trying to dump heat. Dogs are panting. Burrowing animals are scurrying underground. Humans are sweating buckets (and we’re extremely good at sweating). But when ticks need to cool off, they really commit. In a blow to the sterling reputation…

McMansions Will Doom Us All

McMansions Will Doom Us All

If you needed another reason to eat the rich, here it is. A new study has concluded that high-income residents in the U.S. emit an average of 25% more greenhouse gas emissions than low-income residents through their energy use.

The U.S. Had a Record Number of Overdose Deaths Last Year

The U.S. Had a Record Number of Overdose Deaths Last Year

The covid-19 pandemic isn’t the only public health crisis the U.S. is currently dealing with, as new government data released this week illustrates. In 2019, there were nearly 71,000 deaths attributed to drug overdose, according to the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, the highest yearly number to date. And…