This Is Us Beth's Backstory Recap: Dance, Dance Evolution

Need to catch up? Check out the previous This Is Us recap here.  Beth Pearson is ready to (teach) dance like nobody’s watching — and it’s a gorgeous thing to watch her get her groove back in this week’s This Is Us. Tuesday’s episode delves deep into Beth’s past, showing us how her childhood love of/affinity […]

Pokemon Go Sinnoh evolution UPDATE: New Gen 4 reveals and Sinnoh Stone expansion

Niantic has announced a big Pokemon Go Sinnoh Stone update for Android and iOS. Trainers will now find that they have new options when it comes to Gen 4 evolutions. When the Sinnoh Stone first launched it came with a confirmed list of Gen 4 evolutions. And today Niantic has officially expanded that list to […]

There’s a type of spider that produces milk for its babies because evolution is wild

portioid/iNaturalist CC BY-SA 4.0 Researchers in China studied Toxeus magnus, a species of jumping spider, and discovered that its mothers nursed babies with their own secreted “milk.” The milk has about four times the amount of protein typically found in cow’s milk. Scientists believe the female spiders developed this ability in response to food shortages […]

Amazon Go is the inevitable evolution of supermarket retail

Amazon’s cashierless “Go” markets have popped up in San Francisco, Seattle and Chicago, promising patrons the “future of shopping”: a frictionless grocery buying experience that relies on high-tech tracking technology instead of human interaction to get products off the shelves and into your canvas totes. This indeed may be the supermarket of the future, at […]

Arizona superintendent fails in last attempt to limit evolution teaching

Enlarge (credit: Steven Brewer / Flickr) Earlier this year, we covered an attempt by Arizona’s superintendent of Public Instruction to alter the state’s science education standards. Superintendent Diane Douglas seemingly directed her staff to edit a set of standards prepared by educators so that numerous mentions of the word “evolution” were eliminated. Climate change was […]

Cannabis infusions are the latest evolution in beer’s 10,000 year history

Archaeologists suspect that humans have been brewing beer for more than 10,000 years, which would indicate that we developed fermentation technology prior to the agricultural revolution. The oldest known beer sample dates from more than 8,000 years ago, made in China using a mix of rice, grapes, hawthorn tree fruit and honey. In the millennia […]

Pokemon Go Eevee Evolution: How to get Vaporeon, Flareon, Jolteon, Umbreon and Espeon

Pokemon Go allows players to collect pokemon when they are out and about, catching everything from Eevee to Charizard.  Similar to previous Pokemon games, you can evolve your Pokemon to bigger, more powerful characters, though the evolution process is slightly different to what you may be used to.  For example, the popular Pokemon Eevee is […]

Jurassic World Evolution review: Genetic dead ends

Enlarge / She does, in fact, eat the goat. (credit: Frontier Developments) Jurassic World might just be the worst movie I ever paid money to see. It wasted a perfectly fine premise (rich people doubling down on past mistakes for profit) on a soulless, oddly sadistic “adventure” that wiped out whatever hope I had left […]

NBA Playoffs: LeBron James has learned to do THIS – Kobe Bryant on Cavs star’s evolution

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar James is averaging 34.8 points, 9.5 rebounds and 8.8 assists in the post-season this season. His latest highlight reel moment came with a buzzer-beater off the glass in a Game 3 win over the Toronto Raptors which puts Cleveland all-but into the Eastern Conference Finals. They lead the Raptors 3-0 with four-time MVP James […]