In A Webcomic Where Hair Indicates Magical Ability, One Witch Hides Hers

In Witchy, you can tell a person's magical ability by looking at their hair. Long-haired witches tend to be powerful — though if you're too powerful, you'll be burned by the state. That's why this comic's protagonist pretends her hair is short, although she also has the subpar magical ability to match. » 3/04/15 8:00am 58 minutes ago

Disney's Zootopia Could Bring Back Your Furry Robin Hood Fantasies 

Disney's next animated film, Zootopia, is all about anthropomorphized animals and the wacky world they live in (where one of the main characters happens to be a fox, cough cough). And this brand-new concept art from the movie gives us a great look at that world. » 3/04/15 7:40am Today 7:40am

How To Use A Condiment To Get Away With Murder

We've all seen an intrepid investigator spray down a crime scene with luminol and turn off the light, and a seemingly innocent room glows blue, illuminated by the leftover traces of gore. This is usually a sign someone was horribly murdered in that room. But in reality it's also possible that they got into a food… » 3/04/15 6:20am Today 6:20am

Rumor: The Next Spider-Man Movie Sees Him Battling A Major Marvel Hero

One of the main stars of Arrow could be gone soon. Chris Evans and Jeremy Renner dish details from the set of Age of Ultron. Hugh Jackman talks about the chance for even more superhero crossovers. Fox has found its Frankenstein monster. Plus, hints for Orphan Black and Supergirl. To Me, My Spoilers! » 3/04/15 6:00am Today 6:00am

Tuesday Game Room: Scream If You Want To Go Faster Edition

It's another quiet week for big releases - perhps most notably Screamride, Microsoft's new rollercoaster game, but that's not stopping a veritable cavalcade of smaller titles coming out this week. Trying something new? Digging into your backlog? Tell us all about it in Tuesday Game Room! » 3/04/15 3:01am Today 3:01am

It Took 3 Instruments To Create This Image Of The Small Magellanic Cloud

When we see photos of space, the data doesn't always come from one place. This photo of the Small Magellanic Cloud comes from the European Space Agency's Herschel's Spectral and Photometric Imaging Receiver (SPIRE), Photodetector Array Camera and Spectrometer (PACS), and NASA's Spitzer's Multiband Imaging Photometer… » 3/03/15 11:00pm Yesterday 11:00pm

Slug Slime Is A Liquid Crystal And It's Actually Pretty Incredible

You do not become a forest-floor-creeping mollusk on good looks alone; to crawl effectively, you need something with which to lubricate your wriggling, slimy, slithering self. Mucus, secreted in abundance from your entire body, is just the ticket. But slug slime is good for a lot more than whole-body lubrication. » 3/03/15 7:00pm Yesterday 7:00pm