Neither bird nor plane: Captain Marvel blasts into space in new trailer

Enlarge / Captain Marvel (Brie Larson) in all her iconic glory. (credit: Marvel Studios) Captain Marvel took off into space Monday night, delivering knock-down punches and lots of adrenaline-fueled action in the character’s first starring film this coming March. We learn a bit more about her backstory, and get more hints about the mysterious character […]

Can cities ban e-scooters in the name of public safety? Bird says no way

Enlarge / People ride shared electric scooters in Santa Monica, California, on July 13, 2018. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images) The transportation startup Bird has sued the city of Beverly Hills over its temporary, six-month e-scooter ban. The suit argues that state law, which explicitly allows for “motorized scooters,” actually preempts any municipal prohibitions. The lawsuit, […]

Theme Park Bits: ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Wizard Wands, Meet Captain Marvel and Wreck-It Ralph, Tiki Bird Flies Solo

In this edition of Theme Park Bits: Double-time it to Universal if you want to add some new Fantastic Beasts wands to your collection. Soon we’ll all be nursing a Halloween Horror Nights hangover as this year’s event comes to a close. There’s no better time than a 25th anniversary to ride the Haunted Mansion Holiday […]

It's a Bird! It's a Plant! Millions Turn to A.I. to Discover New Species

Imagine you’re a biologist with camera traps in the savanna or samples of algae from a bloom in Florida waterways. If you pinpoint endangered species’ migration corridors, your research could draw the boundaries of a new preserve. Determining which algae are blooming — and why — could have massive public health implications. Either way, the […]

Best automotive early bird Amazon Lightning deals – 10/25/18

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Videos,Autoblog Minute,Original Video Here are the best deals of the morning. Continue reading Best automotive early bird Amazon Lightning deals – 10/25/18 Best automotive early bird Amazon Lightning deals – 10/25/18 originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 25 Oct 2018 10:25:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use […]

Leap And Dash With Style In Vivid Platformer The King’s Bird

Upon graceful wings, The King’s Bird unleashes your agile hero across challenging gauntlets, combining fast-paced platforming with a wordless narrative. Through skillful traversal, you attempt to escape a ruined world held in a tyrant’s iron grip, running, leaping, and flying through increasingly dangerous worlds. Reminiscent of the smooth navigation of Dustforce, The King’s Bird is […]

Shattered’s Bird Hero Dispels Evil With A Magical Bell

In the platforming, puzzling adventure of Shattered, an adorable blue bird seeks answers about nightmare creatures and missing siblings. You’ll be tasked with searching for the bird’s brother across some beautiful landscapes and vanquishing some terrifying creatures using your magical bell. While venturing out to look for his brother, a little blue bird finds himself […]

Ethan Hawke is Adapting ‘The Good Lord Bird’ For Blumhouse TV

In the era of the flashy McConaissance and the Keanussance, second acts are all the rage in Hollywood. But while no one has dubbed Ethan Hawke one of these Renaissance Men, Hawke has been quietly building one of the most interesting second acts in Hollywood. After a brief brush with leading man roles in the ’90s and early […]

Valve’s confusing Steam policy is about Flappy Bird, not bigotry

OPINION: A fact I think about a lot is that the human brain runs on about 20 watts of power. That’s a tiny number for such a capable computational processor, but your brain makes due with that supply through the use of tricks and shortcuts. An example of this is that it will make predictions […]