Constantine Should Team Up With Papa Midnite More Often

We had a glimmer of a more interesting, more bastardly John Constantine this week, but this week, it was his rival Papa Midnite who got to be the morally complex character. There is something fun about watching these two characters work together to solve a supernatural problem and insult each other all the way. » 11/24/14 11:30am 47 minutes ago

Computers Wrote the Caption for This Photograph, and Changed Everything

Computers at Google now have a machine-learning system that can analyze images like the one above and generate captions for them. The phrase used to caption this image? "A person riding a motorcycle on a dirt road." It might not seem like much, but it's actually one hell of an accomplishment. » 11/24/14 11:09am Today 11:09am

Nickelodeon Comes To Its Senses, Brings Legend Of Korra Back To TV

Well, this is good, if somewhat baffling news: just days after Nickelodeon released The Legend of Korra clip show episode (thanks to Nickelodeon slashing the show's budget mid-season), the network has announced that Book 4 of The Legend of Korra will be airing on TV starting this week. Uh, yay, I guess? » 11/24/14 10:45am Today 10:45am

Why Enrico Colantoni Hopes They Never Make A Galaxy Quest Sequel

Before Enrico Colantoni played Veronica Mars' dad and Elias on Person of Interest, he was the alien Mathesar in the classiccomedy Galaxy Quest. So when we were interviewing him about tomorrow night's earth-shattering Person of Interest episode, we had to ask him if he thought Galaxy Quest would ever get a continuation. » 11/24/14 9:30am Today 9:30am

This Week's TV: Drug-Enhanced Zombies Defend The Fort Knox Of Oxycontin

American Thanksgiving means a somewhat lighter week for television, but we've still got some big things happening with the the mid-season finales of Gotham and The Walking Dead. Plus, The Flash's Barry loses his powers and Person of Interest gets involved in power struggle for control of the city's gangs. » 11/24/14 9:00am Today 9:00am

​The Streets Are Paved With Half-Melted Zombies In A Tense Walking Dead

Not a lot of things happened in "Crossed," the episode before next week's mid-season finale; it's clear that most of it is setting the stage, especially since it checks in with everybody in the group for the first time in a long time to see how things are about to go horribly, horribly wrong for each of them. Fun! » 11/24/14 8:40am Today 8:40am

Why Geoscientists Use Spaceships To Measure Underground

We all rely on our senses to make sense of the world around us – but our senses can only take us so far. To better understand the Earth and its processes, geoscientists rely on a host of strange tools and bizarre research methods to expand the powers of their usual senses. » 11/24/14 8:30am Today 8:30am

Get 41% Off SKEYE's Nano Quadcopter Drone (Limited Units Available)

As with most new technologies, drones are rapidly evolving to become smaller and lighter. The SKEYE Nano Drone, for instance, can fit in the palm of your hand, but can still pull off impressive tiny aerobatics — and io9 readers can grab one for $34.99 – that's 41% off. At $34.99, this is great for the holidays. » 11/21/14 3:31pm Friday 3:31pm