Mandalorian Recap: What Child Is This? — Episode 2 Is (Too) Short, But Sweet

RELATED STORIES The Mandalorian on Friday followed up its premiere with an episode that was even shorter — exactly 27 minutes of actual content — but also sweeter. How are this Disney+ series’ breezy running times working for you? Upon acquiring his valuable “target” — a 50-year old child of the same species as the […]

Weaver-Poje grab top spot in short dance at national figure skating championships

Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje believe they have the best of both worlds. The ice dancers soaked up the show tour environment in two gruelling months spent on the cross-country Thank You Canada Tour. And they have the technical savvy that's earned them three world championship medals in their dozen years together. On Friday night, […]

New gaming platform will debut one short game each day of the year

A new gaming platform called Meditations could be a great fit for people who love playing those random online games a few minutes a day to decompress. It promises to launch one new “tiny game” every day in 2019, each one accompanied by text to serve as a “meditation, distraction, lesson or inspiration.” According to […]

You Can Now Watch Pixar’s Bittersweet ‘Bao’ Short Online Now

Are you ready to cry? And if you’ve already seen Pixar’s heartwarming story of parental connection, are you ready to cry again? Bao, Pixar‘s acclaimed animated short that made history for being directed by the studio’s first female shorts director, is now available watch online — for one week only. So if you’re craving a good […]

The sounds of a Martian sunrise inspire short musical composition

Enlarge / The sonification process involved assigning specific pitches and melodies to such characteristics in the data as brightness, color, and the elevation of the terrain. (credit: YouTube/NASA) NASA’s Mars rover, Opportunity, fell silent earlier this year, but even if it never regains full function, it had one last gift to give. Scientists have transformed […]

‘The Conners’ premiere fell well short of ‘Roseanne’ in ratings, but it’s still a hit for ABC

ABC ABC’s “Roseanne” spin-off, “The Conners,” debuted on Tuesday to 10.5 million viewers. That’s not as high as the “Roseanne” premiere earlier this year, but on par with industry predictions. “If we can capture even half of ‘Roseanne’s’ audience from last year, we’ll be the number one new show for the season,” ABC exec Andy […]

Flight attendant reveals this secret about wearing short skirts as their uniform

Flight attendants are subject to very strict rules when it comes to getting the job. Certain restrictions are for safety, such as particular height requirements or particular fitness levels. Some airlines dictate the amount of make-up crew wear, however, or how they appear. One flight attendant has revealed what the outfit they wear really means. […]

Calgary on short list for 2026 Winter Olympics

A potential Calgary bid for the 2026 Winter Games is one of three that will be proposed as an official candidate for approval, International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach said Thursday. Stockholm and the combined Italian bid of Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo will also be proposed for approval by the IOC's full membership next week, […]