Corey Stoll Tells Us How Ant-Man's Foe, Yellowjacket, Gets His Powers

In Ant-Man, Hank Pym invents a material that allows him to shrink to the size of an ant — but how does Ant-Man's nemesis, Yellowjacket, get his own superpowers? Turns out it's way different than the comics. Actor Corey Stoll told us the costume's backstory, along with some details about Yellowjacket's arsenal.
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Get A First Look at Fantastic Four's Thing and Once Upon a Time's Elsa!

And there are new photos from Jurassic World, Gotham, and Mad Max. Joss Whedon explains why he wanted Avengers 2 to be "harder" to make. James Gunn reveals more details about Guardians of the Galaxy 2. And a ton of info about the two teachers joining the new Doctor on Doctor Who. Spoilers now! » 8/01/14 6:00am Today 6:00am

Q: What Color Is This? A: The Bane of My Existence.

There's little more annoying as a colorblind person than being asked what color something is. Children love this game, and I like the little weirdos enough that when they ask me I play along. I can't tell you colors of crayons without reading the crayon - and if you rip off the label, I'm lost. If the brand of… » 8/01/14 5:40am Today 5:40am

Let's All Play "Snoop Dogg or Real Dog?"

We love shows that teach things, are very in to the esoteric, and are funny. So our new favorite is "You're the Expert," which has three comedians trying to figure out the field of a guest expert. A few months ago, an episode featuring Dr. Alexandra Horowitz, an expert in dog cognition, gave us "Snoop Dogg or… » 8/01/14 1:30am Today 1:30am

Russia's Space Agency Is Helping Geckos Get It On In Microgravity

Animals in space just can't get a break. First, everything from kittens to snakes were sent on the vomit comet to confusedly tumble around in zero-gravity. Then, mice were recruited to live aboard the International Space Station. Now, Russia sent a harem of geckos to get lucky in orbit. » 8/01/14 1:01am Today 1:01am

Back In 1937, People Worried That Science Fiction Was Going Downhill

Most of us have been seeing convention panels about the "Death of Science Fiction" for years now — it's become sort of a jolly cliche. Everybody laments the loss of some earlier, greater age for the genre. But back in 1937, British fans were pretty worried that SF was in permanent decline. » 7/31/14 8:00pm Yesterday 8:00pm

This Is Probably The Weirdest Binary Star System Ever Discovered

There's some strange things floating around in our galaxy, but this has to be one of the weirdest. A double star system with misaligned protoplanetary disks around 450 light-years from Earth has been discovered, potentially explaining why some exoplanet orbits can be wildly eccentric. » 7/31/14 4:40pm Yesterday 4:40pm