After a tragedy strikes, it’s only natural to wonder if something could have been done to prevent it. But in the case of James Holmes and the Aurora theater shooting,
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Aurora Suit / Courtesy of the artist In 1989, a year before the artist Keith Haring died of AIDS, he painted Silence = Death—a work that depicts a large pink triangle surrounded by figures covering their mouths—as a way to make visible both the generation of gay men who were dying of the disease all around him and the community fighting the virus. Show More Summary
A 23-year-old man from Aurora, Illinois, followed up on a job interview in the worst way possible. After the man received a preliminary job offer with the St. Charles-based company, he sent the human resources manager two nude photos of himself between Aug. Show More Summary
When nominations for the 11th annual Suzi Bass Awards were announced Monday night at the Horizon Theatre, a set of musicals dominated. Aurora Theatre and
Astrophotographer Göran Strand was out on the night of Aug. 26, 2015 in Östersund, Sweden, when the sky erupted in auroral flames! He caught the whole thing in both time-lapse and real-time video, and it’s stunning. Wow! Aurorae are formed when subatomic particles from the Sun are funneled down into our atmosphere by the Earth’s magnetic field. Show More Summary
DENVER (AP) — More than a month before James Holmes' rampage on a Colorado movie theater, the head of his neuroscience graduate program called a campus police officer with alarming information: Holmes had told his psychiatrist that he...Show More Summary
Welcome to the monthly meeting of the io9 Book Club. This month, we’ve read Aurora by Kim Stanley Robinson. Jump into comments to get started talking about it! Read more...
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In a move that will likely lengthen his quest for gainful employment, a 23-year-old Aurora man sent naked selfies to the human resources manager of a St. Charles company where he had just been offered a job earlier this month, according to police.
Just a quick reminder—the io9 book club is meeting on Tuesday to talk about Kim Stanley Robinson’s novel Aurora. In the meantime, here’s a video of Robinson talking about the ideas behind the book.http://www.amazon.com/Aurora-Kim-Sta... Read more...
The disappearance of six-year-old Timmothy Pitzen from suburban Aurora has baffled investigators since he went missing in 2011. [ more › ]
When Kathleen Larimer, who lost her son, John, in the Aurora Theatre shooting, made her victim impact statement in the final days of the trial, she began by telling the judge, "I am so tired of crying." She and her husband, Scott, had...Show More Summary
"Certain clientele" will no longer be able to buy alcohol in Aurora, Ill.
Square Enix have sent us over a brand new story trailer for Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below. The new trailer shows captains of the Royal Guard, Luceus and Aurora join forces with franchise favourites including...Show More Summary
Here’s what the current geomagnetic storm looks like right now, data-wise: The visuals are in the sky, in the form of brilliant auroras, visible all over Canada and as far south as Michigan. The near-full moon doesn’t help, but the show is there to see. (Alas, I’m in North Carolina, so it’s a longer shot.)
The moderate, G2 geomagnetic storm was caused by a solar eruption from sunspot Region 2403.
On Wednesday, James Holmes, the perpetrator of the horrific 2012 Aurora shooting, was given 12 life sentences without the possibility of parole,...
This Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below trailer gives players a deeper look at the game’s cast and world. Characters in the trailer include the Royal Guard, Luceus and Aurora including Dragon Quest 4’s Alena and Dragon Quest 8’s reformed bandit Yangus. Those attending PAX Prime this weekend can try […]
James Holmes, who killed 12 people and wounded dozens of others in a massacre at a Colorado movie theater in 2012, was sentenced to 12 life prison terms without parole, plus an additional 3,318 years on Wednesday, CNN reports. The numbers represent one life sentence for each person who was murdered,... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com The Dark Knight Rises