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Where does space begin?
The Inverse Interview
Akiva Goldsman and Henry Alonso Myers talk about Captain Kirk, that season finale time jump, and just how far the show can go into Trek canon.
The Viking Issue
“It was the most prominent board game in Northern Europe for hundreds of years, so however it was played, it was engaging.”
“They’re very underrated and incredibly creative,” Troy Alders, art director for Lucasfilm, tells Inverse.
Opinion: Psychedelic therapy via video calls could expand accessibility to emerging treatments for depression.
“At a certain point, it went from a good vibe to thinking that this movie was cursed from the beginning.”
The Future is here
How a young upstart (George Lucas) and his crew united to innovate Hollywood
“The team was scared.”
How Jurassic Park led to (and then ruined) the director’s chance to have a dinosaur named after him.
The first in a series about Shang-Chi’s origins, rise, fall, and rebirth.
“It tasted like nothing.”
Super fans think you're amazing. Others will think you don't actually exist.
“Maybe my work is too bizarre”
Twenty years ago, it changed animation forever. Here's the unlikely true story.
NTA or YTA?
Future Earth 2121
And one bonus prize.
A thriving shadow economy is run on unsuspecting buyers and predatory sellers.
#21: The first scene of Terminator 2, in which the nuclear apocalypse is depicted, cost more than the entire first film.
A rotten ecosystem of science social media accounts is pushing hoax content to gin up audience numbers and sell low-rent affiliate ads. The Mars rover is the latest victim.
Zelda 35 Week
“There’s something pretty twisted and poetic about trying to use calming breaths for fire anxiety when the air quality is bad.”
Drive only happened thanks to a bizarre confluence of events that included Harrison Ford, flu medicine, and REO Speedwagon.
One Dead. 41 To Go.
Two contestants look back at the toils and triumphs of the controversial cult classic.
“Shakespeare’s meter of iambic pentameter mimics the human heartbeat.”
“It was exhilarating, because you felt you were a part of something really, really important.”
One Year Later
“The pandemic really made me choose what I want, instead of what fits with what people expect.”
The final story in a series on Shang-Chi’s origins, rise, fall, and rebirth.
“I’m always the outsider,” the Snake Eyes star says.
“Our team is advancing science, but those who oppose us are anti-science.”
Would Hollywood be a better place without Marvel?
“I don’t even know what a Substack is.”
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Psychedelic-assisted therapy is bigger than ever, but it’s at risk of being compromised by alleged abuse.
Future of Medicine
Psilocybin liberates the mind from constant thoughts of death that often consume the terminally ill. But its usage is being blocked, despite the Right to Try Law.
“We are sick, we are here, and we need help.”
Illustration: Dewey Saunders
30 years ago, Marvel redefined comics and superheroes forever. Here’s how.
“We did The Avengers a year before The Avengers came out.”
During the height of “Turtle Mania,” red-eared sliders were shipped all over the world as pets, but a lot of them didn’t stay in their tanks.
The merch is the message.
Red Dead Week
The constant threat of consequences makes its violent sandbox uniquely memorable.
Ogres are like onions
Inverse speaks with the director, writers, and voices behind the 2001 DreamWorks masterpiece.
If you’re looking to kick depression, psychedelic drugs could help, but not everyone wants to trip. A new study in mice could help.
"I’m really excited about the future."
"I had this idea but didn’t know if I could keep it going for 11 minutes..."
The Tiangong station represents the third phase of China’s crewed space program
Inverse catches up with the writers and actors behind the beloved CGI Transformers cartoon ahead of its 2022 big-screen debut.
For many players, a cultural reckoning about police violence hasn't dimmed the shine of the venerable shooter.
Video Games Issue 2021
The dream factory: Banjo-Kazooie creators relive Rare's golden age.
“It’s a terrible time to be a hater.”
“This is a question NASA does not want asked.”
The Cybertruck is bold, but one of America's leading brutalism experts says that's not enough to earn the term.
A viral image and a series of intertwining online groups are winning over policymakers.