Over 100 Geysers On Enceladus May Be Spouting Water Onto Its Surface

Scientists working on NASA's Cassini mission have discovered no less than 101 distinct geysers on Saturn's small icy moon Enceladus. Just as exciting is the possibility that liquid water may be reaching the surface — making Enceladus a major target for future exploration. » 7/29/14 8:00am 9 minutes ago

What Movies and Shows Count As Soft Reboots?

Over the past few decades we've gotten used to the idea of movie, TV, and other media franchises undergoing total reboots, with the creators breaking continuity with the original series to create new stories using the same core concepts and characters. It's pretty much taken for granted that whenever a new team takes… » 7/29/14 10:41am 28 minutes ago

Are There Star Wars and Avengers Characters We Don't Know About Yet?

Benedict Cumberbatch and Zack Snyder both add to Star Wars speculation, while Joss Whedon teases a character for Avengers: Age of Ultron. Plus, details about the cast of characters populating American Horror Story: Freakshow. Get a look at concept art for Sleepy Hollow's villains. And USA picks up a show set in… » 7/29/14 6:00am Today 6:00am

Chris Pratt Stops an Interview to Show Off His French-Braiding Skills

Here are the pros and cons for this video: Pro - Chris Pratt continues his charm offensive and proves he is a treasure of a human being. Con - Entertainment Tonight is still having trouble figuring out what do with Guardians of the Galaxy. » 7/29/14 4:30am Today 4:30am

New King Kong Movie Skull Island Gets Ready For 2016

On Saturday, Legendary announced a new King Kong movie called Skull Island. At the time, that was all we knew. But now, it looks like the studio isn't going to waste any time getting this out there. » 7/28/14 11:00pm Yesterday 11:00pm

Amuse Yourself with This Vintage Pseudoscience Personality Test

The internet is filled to the brim with personality tests like, "What kind of flavored potato chip are you?" In the old days, we had to get our pseudoscience personality tests the hard way, through literature and word-of-mouth. I finally tracked down one test that made the rounds at my school for years. » 7/28/14 7:00pm Yesterday 7:00pm

This Danish School Teaches Through LARPing... And It Works

While America keeps trying to devise a more standard standardized test system, the Osterskov Efterskole in Hobro, Denmark, is busy using live-action role-playing to teach its students while they're having fun. I know, it sounds insane, but watch this documentary and tell me you don't wish you'd gone there for school » 7/28/14 6:00pm Yesterday 6:00pm

X-Rays From the Universe Are Simply Stunning

The Chandra X-ray observatory has been observing the universe in X-ray wavelengths for fifteen years. The space telescope's scientific highlights gallery has so much gorgeous X-ray goodness that it's hard to pick favourites. Need to be swept away by the sheer beauty of space? We've got you covered. » 7/28/14 8:41pm Yesterday 8:41pm

Meet Three Modern Explorers Who Completely Dodged the 9-to-5

Explorers in the old days wore odd hats and did things for their countries, like discover new lands and sea routes. But nowadays, innovative chefs and daring filmmakers are just as likely to explore and make new discoveries in their fields. National Geographic's Expedition Granted competition seeks to fund one budding… » 7/28/14 12:00pm Yesterday 12:00pm