(The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to...Show More Summary
Apple has three new phones coming this fall. While most of the attention has been focused on the iPhone X, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will hit stores first — and at a lower price than the iPhone X's $1,000 price tag. They go on sale Friday starting at $699 and $799, respectively. How much […]
What's so good? Indie music's very own Chance, The Rapper featured in this year's opening for the 2017 Emmys alongside Stephen Colbert. In case you missed it, an Emmy Award is a category of award that recognizes excellence in the television industry, that is why their opening act that humorously downplays television is all the more entertaining. Show More Summary
I f you’ve been to more than one Jewish wedding, you’ve probably noticed some huge differences in traditional Jewish rituals from wedding to wedding. (And if you haven’t been to a Jewish wedding yet, I hope you’ll get a chance. TheyShow More Summary
Happy Talk Like a Pirate Day, me hearties! Instructions, translators, and the Dave Barry column that started it. Is there a single food that you can survive on forever? How Grand Pianos are Made. Why Blue Is the World’s Favorite Color. The...Show More Summary
Celebrate Dolly Parton With a Look at Her 5 Best Cover Songs Dolly Parton's back in the news after her amazing Emmy appearance — so we thought we'd celebrate the legend with our favorite covers Hornet Stories - Hornet Stories bring you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
Key Words: Biomimetic, colour change, soft robotics, wearable technology, face transformation. 1. INTRODUCTION According to Witzany (Witzany, 2014) communication between organisms in all domains, from bacteria and fungi, to mammals, including humans, is necessary in... Read More
The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are Apple’s newest handsets introduced during its first event at the new Steve Jobs Theater at its also new Apple Park campus last week. But you can’t possibly consider the new phones without noting that Apple...Show More Summary
The right’s old guard faces an existential threat in populism. But it isn’t yet clear that they understand the stakes or possess the confidence to fight back.
trip report by site editor Rick McCharles One of our top 10 hikes in the world is Sunshine to Mt Assiniboine in the Canadian Rockies. Nine of us made it to the top of Nub peak for the solar eclipse. Our … Continue reading ?
In interactive architecture, kinetic performance and actuators play an important role. The first consideration is how to propel the kinetic structure and subsequently evaluate the movement once it is in motion. The aim of this thesis is to... Read More
Lately reading the news from around the world has felt like swimming in a wave pool. Every time you get over a wave and find your footing, another one comes and knocks you off your feet. It’s hard to rejoice in anything positive. Having fun seems like a betrayal. Attempting to create art feels like […]
AP Photo/Harvey Georges Steelworkers, along with then-Senator John Glenn demand assistance in Washington following the closure of Youngstown Steel and Tube in 1977. I n his 60 Minutes interview, Steve Bannon touted his form of economic...Show More Summary
Membership standards seem to be dropping over at the ol’ San Bernardino Clown Club, judging from the representative they sent to Conan to protest negative clown stereotypes in It. Butterscotch the Clown had a simple grievance with the...Show More Summary
Philadelphia, PA, Sept. 19, 2017 - About three million people have viewed the YouTube video of the death of American collegiate basketball player Frank Gathers from cardiac arrest during a game in 1990. The sequence of the events clearly shows the that for two entire minutes following his collapse, he received no form of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).
The Tomatometer is beloved and useful, but far from perfect—here are 26 films that the aggregator got wrong. Rotten Tomatoes has been catching a lot of heat lately. As Hollywood tries to make sense of its current box office slump, producers,...Show More Summary
Orion Carloto, like many other social star, is about to become a published author, but her entry into the literary world is very different from those of other digital stars. Carloto, a 20-year-old creator with about 478,000 followers...Show More Summary
Matt writes: The 2017 Toronto International Film Festival just wrapped this past weekend, and screened an enormous array of enticing titles set for release this awards season. Click here for our complete festival coverage, including dispatches from Chaz Ebert, Brian Tallerico, Tina Hassannia, Vikram Murthi and Nick Allen. Trailers Bobbi Jene (2017). Show More Summary
Lil Uzi Vert Luv Is Rage 2 [Atlantic; 2017] Rating: 3.5/5 S omeone had to take the year; why not Lil Uzi Vert? After an impossibly quick rise to prominence in 2016, Uzi’s become the de facto big-budget feature for any artist lookingShow More Summary
Cuphead will probably be equally remembered for two things: Its already-infamous punishing difficulty and its gorgeous hand-drawn look. But folks shouldn't count out its delightful big band/swing soundtrack, which pairs perfectly with the game's 1930s-esque animated style. Show More Summary