Computer powered by a colony of blue-green algae for 6 months

Computer powered by a colony of blue-green algae for 6 months

There is “green energy” and then there is really GREEN energy, or rather blue-green energy. A colorful colony of photosynthetic cyanobacteria, known as blue-green algae, successfully powered a computer microprocessor for more than six months, according to a published study Thursday in the journal Energy & Environmental Science. The small bio-based battery alternative could serve … Read more

Norwegian Superpowered Kids Horror Movie Review

Norwegian Superpowered Kids Horror Movie Review

Picture: IFC Midnight After moving to a new home—a cluster of apartment towers surrounded by forests, quieter than usual thanks to the summer holidays—bored young Ida (Rakel Lenora Fløttum) welcomes friendship with a similarly aged neighbor, Ben (Sam Ashraf). Goal The Innocentsa brutal yet elegant investigation into the extremes of psychopathy and empathyis hardly your … Read more

Boeing seeks redemption as it readies Starliner for another launch attempt

Boeing seeks redemption as it readies Starliner for another launch attempt

The Boeing CST-100 Starliner is lifted at Space Launch Complex-41 Vertical Integration Facility at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida.Photo: NASA/Frank Michaux Hard to believe, but it’s been almost two and a six months since Boeing’s first failed test of its Starliner CST-100 spacecraft. Yeah, it’s been a minute, so here’s a recap of … Read more

Doctor Strange 2’s Wanda Twist Plays On Her Worst Comics Tropes

Doctor Strange 2’s Wanda Twist Plays On Her Worst Comics Tropes

What is the Scarlet Witch’s sanity, if not tropes persevering?Picture: John Byrne, Terry Austin, and Gaspar Saladino/Marvel Comics In a medium where long-lasting superhero characters have rollercoaster ups and downs over their careers, it’s a rare few that have had some downs quite like Scarlet Witch. Even ascending as part of the vanguard in the … Read more

Crypto Investor Who Lost Money Visits Home of Luna Founder

Do Kwon, the founder of the cryptocurrency Luna and the stablecoin TerraUSD, has reportedly been in contact with police after a possible investor in the coin “trespassed” at his home, according to a new report from South Korea’s largest newspaper, The Chosun Ilbo. Crypto News reports the investor lost roughly $1.56 million in the collapse … Read more

Dan Stevens Joins Godzilla vs. Kong 2

Picture: Legendary/Warner Bros. It’s not all bad news at the CW, however, as the supernatural prequel and Gotham Knights get series pick ups. Tea Company has transport trouble in a new clip from Star Trek: Strange New Worlds. More, Alan Wake is heading to AMC, and get a new look at a poster for Stranger … Read more

Another Familiar Face Will Return for Scream 6

He just wants to say hi.Picture: Universal The Boys‘ spinoff adds a couple more supes. Jeff Goldblum promised scary dinos in Jurassic World: Dominion. More, what’s coming on The Flash and Kung Fu. To me, my spoilers! Scream 6 THR reports Hayden Panettiere will cover her Scream 4 role of Kirby Reed in Scream 6. … Read more

Tether Sinks Below $1 in Nightmare Scenario for Bitcoin

A bitcoin sign is seen on a Coinstar ATM during the Bitcoin 2022 Conference at Miami Beach Convention Center on April 8, 2022 in Miami, Florida. Photo: Marco Bello (Getty Images) The cryptocurrency market continued to hemorrhage money Thursday, with the most popular coins down double-digit percentages over the past 24 hours. And absolutely no … Read more

Avatar’s Aliens Use Tentacles for Sex and Controlling Animals

screenshot: 20th Century Thanks to a recent re-releaseJames Cameron’s 2009 CG megahit Avatar has toppled Avengers: Endgame to regain the #1 spot as the greatest-grossing movie of all time. Chances are Endgame will get a revival eventually, and then Avatar will have another, and the two films will trade places back and forth for years, … Read more

The MCU’s Phase 4 Doesn’t Have a Big Connection, and That’s Great

In its first 10 years of moviemakingMarvel Studios established something of a myth that persists to this very day: “In Feige We Trust,” fans would exult, as if a prayer to ward against evil rather than a parasocial relationship with a man worth hundreds of millions of dollars. The idea that marvel’s movies were all … Read more