Here’s an awesome clip from a German show featuring George R.R. Martin nerding out with Sibel Kekilli (Shae) in his hometown of Santa Fe, New Mexico. If you don’t understand German, don’t worry, the whole thing is about 99% in English. Show More Summary
Researchers from Harvard University have successfully inserted genes from a woolly mammoth into living cells from an Asian elephant, the extinct giant's closest remaining relative.Harvard geneticist George Church used DNA from Arctic...Show More Summary
Now we know why George Lucas will be doing with all that free time away from 'Star Wars.'
The Indiana Pacers began this season with some holes to fill. Both of their starting wings were gone—Paul George rehabbing from a catastrophic leg injury suffered in a Team USA scrimmage and Lance Stephenson departing as a free agent...Show More Summary
Redditor wallacemk decided to give his rabbit, Wallace, a feast fit for a king of Westeros, building an Iron Throne entirely out of carrots. While the throne in George R.R. Martin's epic was forged from the swords of thousands of a king's...Show More Summary
Vikki George has severe ME and runs a successful kids charity from her blacked-out bedroom.
Infomercials used to be a bore — but no more! Now there’s two exciting new video clips from the Animal Foundation to promote dog and cat adoption! So curl up in your Snuggie, polish your George Foreman grill with your ShamWow, Bow-Flex that dialing finger and press the play button below! As an added bonus, if you […]
Tuesday was ’80s night on American Idol. Legends, Boy George, Salt-N-Pepa, and David Hasselhoff made appearances to honor the era of electric blue eyeliner. Boy George served as guest mentor to the artists. Harry Connick, Jr welcomed...Show More Summary
Scientists have used sound to do all kinds of amazing things, from levitation to brain surgery. Now, they've shown that sound can be used to put out fires. Students Seth Robertson and Viet Tran from George Mason University have developed a way to harness sound and use it as a fire extinguisher. Show More Summary
Novelist George R. R. Martin is resisting all pressure from fans, editors and TV networks to finish up the sixth book in his popular fantasy series, "A Song of Fire and Ice."
You might have seen the news last month that two students from George Mason University developed a way to put out fires using sound. "It happens so quickly you almost don’t believe it," the Washington Post reported at the time. "Seth...Show More Summary
Christian activist Matt McLaughlin, author of the Sodomite Suppression Act, graduated from law school at Virginia's George Mason University. Today the Washington Post published their reaction: Emails to various members of the Mason community...Show More Summary
We’re rapidly approaching the point of no return when it comes to spoilers for George R.R. Martin’s series, A Song Of Ice And Fire. Beginning this season, Game Of Thrones will begin making major deviations from the books, killing off...Show More Summary
From The Rumpus, a new short (short) story by George Saunders, excerpted from Life is Short – Art is Shorter: In Praise of Brevity, with an introduction by David Shields and Elizabeth Cooperman.
Last night's American Idol was all about the 1980s - featuring David Hasselhoff, Boy George, and a stellar "Push It" performance from the one and only Salt-N-Pepa. Get up on this, AFTER THE JUMP...
Have you heard of ‘The Bridge Exchange‘? It’s a collaboration between musician/spoken word artist George Watsky, SoulPancake, and VidCon. They got spoken word poets from around the world to make videos, performing their poetry. They’re...Show More Summary
The Indiana Pacers came away with a thrilling 103-101 win Wednesday over the Washington Wizards thanks to a late layup from George Hill. After that shot, the Wizards still had one last chance, but before Rasual Butler's half-court heave, Washington coach Randy Wittman began to walk past the bench to make his exit. Show More Summary
Authorities have begun to warn “Star Wars” fans from real-life Tatooine, as ISIS activity has been spotted near the area. Tatouine, which lent it’s name to George Lucas’ desert planet Tatooine, has unfortunately become a way station for terrorists entering Libya to join the terrorist group, sources report. CNN reports that two cahces of armaments […]
For some people, the isolated pockets of downtown Los Angeles can be daunting. But for George Lewis, Jr., it’s something he relishes. Having moved to Los Angeles from Brooklyn three years ago, ahead of the release his acclaimed sophomore album, Confess, the musician known as Twin Shadow has gladly left...
Composer Allan Shearer and librettist Claudia Stevens picked up one of the story lines from George Eliot's 1872 classic to create a two-hour chamber opera that premiered last week. [ more › ]