It’s been five years since SyFy brought the purposely stupid Sharknado to our screens. We’ve gotten a sequel each year since then, expanding the ludicrous B-movie’s mythology and bringing more and more D-list celebrities into the path of the shark infested funnel of death. But the joke has gone on too long, and the franchise […]
Enlarge (credit: Ranja Andriantsoa) It’s possible to infer many species’ origins from things like fossils and DNA sequences. But for one creature, we have a specific date: 1995. That’s when the first marbled crayfish appeared in a pet shop in Germany, mixed in with similar-looking animals that had originally come from streams in the US […]
For the first time, researchers have used the cloning method that produced Dolly the sheep to create two healthy monkeys, bringing science an important step closer to being able to do the same with humans.
For a while, Nintendo have been keeping their fans entertained with offerings from their catalogue of classic games. This has come in the shape of the Virtual Console, allowing Wii U and Nintendo 3DS owners to buy classic titles for the current hardware. But so far, the Nintendo Switch games list has not been boosted by […]
BBC America Warning: Spoilers from the first four seasons of “Orphan Black” ahead. “Orphan Black” embarks on its fifth and final season on Saturday. At the center of the show is the building mystery behind a top-secret cloning project and Emmy-winning star Tatiana Maslany’s portrayal of more than a dozen clone characters. Additionally, there are […]