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This Little Kitten Is A Serious Super Smash Bros. Gamer

5 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

SuperSmashBros.isbackandnooneismoreexcitedthanthistinykitten.WiiUreleasedtheirlatestversionofthepopulargamethisweekandit’sbeengettingsomeprettydarngoodreviews sofar,butapparentlyit’snotjustgamingnerdsandninetieskidsthatarelovingthenewandimprovededitionoftheNintendo64classic.

You'll Want To Give Up On This Week's Puzzle. Don't.

6 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The key to cracking this week's puzzle is the same as it is for most good brain teasers: If you want to solve it, you're going to have to get organized. Read more...

A Halo Of Young Stars Rings This Galaxy In Bright Infrared Light

6 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

An outer ring of baby stars glows brightly in infrared around a core of cooler, older stars. A faint S-bar in the middle identifies NGC 1291 as a barred galaxy. Read more...

November 23, 2014: News of Note!

Why do Japanese people hate root beer? But, on the other hand, they do seem to LOVE their tomato/cherry and carrot/orange ice creams: More Summary

Who Are Some Of Your Favorite Non-Horror Villains?

Watching a good horror movie (or even a terrible one, so long as we enjoy it) is a great experience and one that we obviously love on this site. But sometimes we want to watch a movie that is outside of the horror genre. Sometimes we want to watch an uproarious comedy, be moved by […]

Kensal Green Cemetery

During a recent visit to London, a friend and I decided to explore Kensal Green Cemetery in the west of the city. Founded as the General Cemetery of All Souls by barrister George Frederick Carden in 1833, Kensal Green was inspired by the garden-style cemetery of Pere-Lachaises in Paris. Show More Summary

All of Marvel's Secret Wars, in one handy box

8 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Secret Wars is back next year, and it's bringing everything with it - even the damn action figures. Not read the mid-eighties classic and want to catch up ready for next year? Marvel will have you covered with this slipcase filled with everything you need to know about one of their most famous crossovers. Read more...

Someone Made Daenerys Targaryen in Dragon Age, and she looks Amazing

9 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Holy crap, this is fantastic. Dragon Age Inquistion's character creator is pretty excellent, but I didn't know it was quite so capable as this. Behold Daenerys Stormborn, Mother of Dragon Age! Read more...

It Takes A Makeup Company To Tell Us Science Needs Women

9 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Should I be disturbed that the most compelling, diverse, women in science outreach video I've seen was produced by a makeup company? Read more...

Ominous New Jurassic World Teaser Gives Us Chills And DINOSAURS

10 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

It's only a taste (the first full trailer is due out Thursday), but it's got footage of the park! And dinosaurs! And dramatic Bryce Dallas Howard! And vest-wearing Chris Pratt! Read more...

Some People Use Urine (And Chemistry) to Whiten Their Teeth

10 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

There are people out there who use urine to whiten their teeth. I can tell you how it works. Only you can decide whether you think it's worth it. Read more...

The teaser for Colin Trevorrow's Jurassic World trailer is here!

The trailer for Colin Trevorrow's JURASSIC WORLD will hit the web on Thursday November 27 at 6PM PST | 9PM EST and to wet your Dino appetite you can feast your eyes on the teaser of the trailer (yes, they still do those) below!I got a good feeling about it... Show More Summary

Town Bans Winnie The Pooh For Lack of Genitals, "Dubious Sexuality"

10 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Council members in the Polish town of Tuszyn have deemed Winnie the Pooh too depraved to feature as the public face of a local playground, on account of the honey-fetishizing cubby's "dubious sexuality," "inappropriate dress," and lack of genitals due to castration by razor. Read more...

The Park Is Open: Check Out The Teaser For The ‘Jurassic World’ Trailer

11 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

UniversaljustdroppedtheteaserfortheJurassicWorld teasertrailerthatwillhitonBlackFridayanditlooksgreat.ChrisPrattlooksstonefaced,BryceDallasHowardlooksworried,andeveryonehasaniceplastictourbubblethatwon’tfactorintoanyscarysequencesatall.I’msureofit.Alsowegotrunningdinosaurs!

All this animated Firefly clip needs is 2 Seconds to break your heart

11 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

It's funny how two seconds of animation about a 9-year-old plot point can be so emotional, but I guess that's just Firefly's MO at this point. Excellent work, Stephen Byrne! Read more...

New 'Jurassic World' Teaser Teases Full Trailer

Its all fun and games until the T-Rex starts rolling around that futuristic hamster wheel looking for its next meal! Thanks to Universal Pictures UK, there's a new teaser trailer for next summer's "Jurassic World" and the footage reveals some serious-looking employees. Show More Summary

NASA’s 'Remastered' View of Europa Is The Best Yet

12 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Europa, Jupiter's sixth-closest moon, has long been a source of fascination and wonder for astronomers. Not only is it unique amongst its Jovian peers for having a smooth, ice-covered surface, but it is believed that warm, ocean waters exist beneath that crust – which also makes it a strong candidate for extra-terrestrial life. Read more...

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