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Entertainment
'Indiana Jones 5' trailer hints at a wild time-travel rumor
Dais Johnston
Entertainment
'Indiana Jones 5' trailer reveals title, release date, and one controversial decision
Dais Johnston
Culture
You need to watch the most important thriller on Amazon Prime ASAP
Alex Welch
Culture
5 years ago, Guillermo del Toro turned his love of cinema into a sci-fi masterpiece
Alex Welch
Culture
25 years ago, a great sci-fi franchise gave its hero a disappointing ending
Josh Bell
Mind and Body
Review: Siddartha Mukherjee's new book reveals the body's building blocks in a new light
Sara Harrison and Undark
Culture
7 years ago, 'Doctor Who' quietly dropped its best episode — and changed sci-fi forever
Ryan Britt
Culture
You need to watch the most underrated crossover ever on HBO Max ASAP
Chrishaun Baker
Mind and Body
Massive sex study disproves a common assumption about human mating habits
The Conversation, Richard Border and Noah Zaitlen
Culture
You need to watch the most extreme spy thriller on HBO Max before it leaves this week
David Grossman
Culture
20 years ago, one sci-fi cult classic changed the course of Disney history
Laura Kelly
Culture
20 years ago, Steven Soderbergh made a dark sci-fi remake — and conquered the genre
Josh Bell
Science
If Neanderthals had survived, this is what the world might look like now
Penny Spikins and The Conversation
Gaming
Nintendo needs to treat its older games with more respect
Jon Irwin
Culture
You need to watch the smartest slasher on HBO Max ASAP
Chrishaun Baker
Science
How Newtonian physics can help make the perfect mashed potatoes
Madeline Muzzi
Entertainment
'Indiana Jones 5' could bring back a major theme that 'Crystal Skull' ignored
Dais Johnston
Culture
You need to watch Steven Spielberg's scariest movie before it leaves HBO MAX next week
Laura Kelly
Science
DNA study debunks a long-held theory about how ancient Britons lived
The Conversation and Duncan Sayer
Culture
You need to watch the best heist thriller on HBO Max before it leaves next week
Alex Welch
Science
A 2000-year-old artifact rewrites what we know about one of Europe’s most mysterious languages
Kiona Smith
Culture
5 years ago, The DCEU self-destructed before it even began
Chrishaun Baker
Culture
15 years ago, Neil Gaiman wrote the most preposterous monster movie ever
Jon O'Brien
Gaming
You need to play the most stunning murder mystery on Xbox Game Pass ASAP
Willa Rowe
Science
160 years ago, the father of microbiology changed how we make food forever
The Conversation and Rodney E. Rohde
Science
100 years later, scientists still haven’t solved the mystery of King Tut
Jenefer Metcalfe and The Conversation
Culture
You need to watch Christopher Nolan’s best action-thriller before it leaves HBO Max this week
Alex Welch
Science
Look: Ancient jellyfish ancestor was one of the first to grow an exoskeleton
Jennifer Walter
Culture
Science debunks a misleading myth about the paleo diet
Knowable Magazine and Diana Kwon
Culture
40 years ago, James Cameron made his worst movie ever — and launched an unstoppable career
Jon O'Brien
Science
105 years ago, a savvy candy company created the most divisive holiday dish ever
Becca Caddy
Culture
You need to watch the most successful sci-fi movie of the century on Amazon Prime ASAP
Jake Kleinman
Gaming
26 years ago, a cult-classic PS1 game helped launch a Japanese cultural takeover
Jen Glennon
Science
Researchers find a hidden fragment of a lost Ancient Greek star catalog
Universe Today and Brian Koberlein
Science
Why do we eat candy on Halloween? A historian indulges in the surprising answer
Elana Spivack
Culture
You need to watch the best apocalypse movie of the century on HBO Max ASAP
Chrishaun Baker
Gaming
'Victoria 3' is 2022's most promising world-building sim — with a few caveats
Mark Hill
Entertainment
House of the Dragon Episode 10 release date, time, plot, cast and trailer for HBO’s Game of Thrones prequel
Jeff Spry
Entertainment
How to kill a superhero: The secret stories behind iconic Marvel and DC deaths
Brian VanHooker
Science
Apollo 9 and more: Astronaut Jim McDivitt's legacy in 10 images
Jennifer Walter
Culture
You need to watch the most important sci-fi thriller of the 1980s on HBO Max ASAP
Chrishaun Baker
Culture
How a Canadian rock band predicted Superman’s death
Zack Kotzer
Culture
40 years ago, one sci-fi thriller beat The Twilight Zone at its own game
Jon O'Brien
Entertainment
'House of the Dragon' Episode 9 release date, time, plot, cast, and trailer for HBO’s Game of Thrones show
Jeff Spry
Culture
You need to watch the most underrated sci-fi thriller on HBO Max ASAP
Laura Kelly
Culture
You need to watch the strangest sci-fi movie on HBO Max ASAP
David Grossman
Culture
5 years ago, the best time-loop thriller redefined two genres at once
Eric Francisco
Culture
You need to watch the bloodiest Viking thriller on Amazon Prime ASAP
Mónica Marie Zorrilla
Entertainment
'Rings of Power' Episode 8 release date, time, plot, cast, and trailer for Amazon’s LOTR finale
Jeff Spry
Entertainment
30 years later, Star Trek is about to prove its worst captain wasn't that bad
Ryan Britt