‘I want my daughter to have a future’: Returning Syrian refugees explain urge to come back home

As the Syrian Army moves closer to regaining control over the last remaining militant-occupied areas, a growing number of refugees are returning to begin rebuilding their lives. RT asked some of them why they are coming home. Between January and October of last year, 700,000 Syrians returned home from abroad, according to UN data. One […]

Experts explain why Michael Cohen would make the surprising decision to break up with his lawyers — and if he’s signaling he may be ready to flip

AP Photo/Seth Wenig Experts reacted to news that President Donald Trump’s longtime lawyer Michael Cohen was breaking up with his legal team. They explained what rationale could be behind the surprise parting of ways, and if the split means it is more likely Cohen will soon agree to cooperate with prosecutors. Cohen is under criminal […]

Could dark matter atoms explain a recent observation?

Early this year, a project called EDGES managed to take the Universe’s temperature at a time when the very first stars were forming. The results were somewhat confusing in that the Universe’s regular matter seemed to be much cooler than we’d expect, based on the energy it had shortly after the Big Bang. If the […]

Watch Christopher Nolan Explain the Structure of ‘Memento’

Memento wasn’t Christopher Nolan‘s first film, but it was the film that put him on the map. In a vintage interview, Nolan breaks out the chalkboard to break down the complex narrative structure of Memento. Christopher Nolan Memento Video Just in case you need a refresher, Memento is Christopher Nolan’s 2001 mystery film starring Guy Pearce. Pearce […]

Avengers Infinity War: Writers explain THAT Captain Marvel scene ‘The best chance of hope’

WARNING: Spoilers ahead for Avengers: Infinity War. The character, played by Brie Larson, will make her debut in next year’s Captain Marvel solo movie, before popping up in Avengers 4. The post-credits tag on Infinity War saw Nick Fury using a communication device to make contact with the hero – real name Carol Danvers – […]

How to Explain Anything to Anyone Easily: 8 Spontaneous Speaking Structures

Do you get in your own way during a job interview or while giving a presentation? If so, you might be wondering: “What can I do to quickly explain something when in the moment?” Thankfully, there are ways to do this and they are very simple ways. Author of Speaking Up without Freaking Out: 50 […]

No one knows Putin’s exact net worth, but many speculate he’s the wealthiest person on the planet — his $1 billion palace and $500 million yacht explain why

Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo / AP Images • Vladimir Putin — who is expected to win his fourth presidential term in Russia’s upcoming spring election — may be the wealthiest man in the world. • Forbes won’t even estimate his net worth, because it can’t verify his financial assets, Newsweek reported. • The […]

Avengers Infinity War directors explain WHERE Hawkeye is – Do fans CARE? Top comments

Poor old Hawkeye. After rumours that Jeremy Renner was dissatisfied with his minor role in Avengers 1, he was given an entire storyline to himself in Avengers 2. Unfortunately, that involved a completely uninvolving rustic scene with his picture perfect family that did absolutely nothing to make him remotely interesting. Even though he is one […]

‘Star Wars’ Novelist Tries to Explain the Illogical Plan to Rescue Han Solo in ‘Return of the Jedi’

Most of you Star Wars fans out there have seen Return of the Jedi dozens of times. You can quote your favorite lines, you know the action scenes beat-for-beat, and you can explain exactly what happens to all your friends who haven’t seen it. But have you ever stopped to consider how the plan to […]