https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zi4LMpSDccc   Released: 22 November 2019 Certificate: U Director: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee Cast: Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Josh Gad, Jonathan Groff, Evan Rachel Wood, Stirling K Brown Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures If you like this, try… Moana Another Disney tale that sees a brave young woman embark on a perilous journey to a faraway
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This RUN review contains spoilers. Run Season 1 Episode 7 “Trick” is the season finale of Run, but you’d be forgiven if you didn’t realize that. Personally, after the episode aired, I had to check HBO’s schedule to be sure that another episode wasn’t coming next Sunday. The half-hour concluded with Ruby walking away from
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IMAGE: Silicon carbide after irradiation, in which loose carbon atoms (green) move toward the boundary (dashed line) between grains of the crystalline ceramic. view more  Credit: Images courtesy Hongliang Zhang MADISON — When most people think of ceramics, they might envision their favorite mug or a flowerpot. But modern technology is full of advanced ceramics, from
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IMAGE: A new technique developed by researchers at UC Davis offers a significant advance in using magnetic resonance imaging to pick out even very small tumors from normal tissue. The team… view more  Credit: Xiandoing Xue, UC Davis researchers at the University of California, Davis offers a significant advance in using magnetic resonance imaging to pick
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Varennes, May 25 2020 – Australian and Canadian researchers led by Prof David J. Moss at Swinburne University of Technology and honorary professor at the Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS) was able to achieve world record-high data transmission over 75 km of standard optical fibre using a powerful class of micro-comb called soliton
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This Siren review contains spoilers. Siren Season 3, Episode 9 In the world of Siren, the military is cartoonishly incompetent and somehow always ill-equipped, despite being the catalyst for the entire plot of the show. In last week’s episode, Xander answers a call, hears a song, then collapses with blood trickling from his ear. Tia’s
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Score another victory to the undead! FX has renewed its superb vampire mockumentary series What We Do in the Shadows for a third season. Nandor the Relentless (Kayvan Novak), Nadja (Natasia Demetriou), Laszlo Cravensworth (Matt Berry), and Colin Robinson (Mark Proksch) are set to terrorize (or mildly inconvenience) Staten Island for at least one more
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Following recent reports of the game’s troubled development, it now seems that Otherside Entertainment has passed the rights to System Shock 3 (and potentially the System Shock series) to publisher Tencent. “Tencent will be taking the [System Shock] franchise forward,” says Otherside Entertainment via Twitter. “As a smaller Indie studio, it had been challenging for
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Season two of History’s Project Blue Book is over, and unless the show is picked up elsewhere, this could be the end of our UFO hunting dynamic duo. We caught up with Project Blue Book creator/writer/executive producer David O’Leary and showrunner/executive Producer Sean Jablonski to talk about what’s next in an interview Den of Geek
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Kerbal Space Program 2 has been delayed due to complications caused by the coronavirus. “We are making a big, expansive game loaded with new features, but doing so will take longer than we previously anticipated,” says the Kerbal Space Program 2 development team via Twitter. “With everything going on in the world today due to
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As you probably guessed from our quarantine binge reading guides, I’ve spent my social distancing digging through some utterly fantastic older books. It’s made evident the stark differences in tone between eras of comics. One thing I’ve noticed is the really good creators knew what the dominant tone of the era was, and knew how
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Most technologies today rely on devices that transport energy in the form of light, radio, or mechanical waves. However, these wave-guiding channels are susceptible to disorder and damage, either in manufacturing or after they are deployed in harsh environments. Researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Grainger College of Engineering have experimentally demonstrated a
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Louisiana State University is leading an innovative $20 million project that will introduce new technologies and materials to boost a range of manufacturing industries, with federal support from the National Science Foundation, or NSF. 3-D printing technology holds the potential to reinvent the manufacturing industry, but the materials currently available do not meet the needs
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IMAGE: Professor Anita Ho-Baillie with an earlier prototype perovskite solar cell. view more  Credit: UNSW Australian scientists have for the first time produced a new generation of experimental solar energy cells that pass strict International Electrotechnical Commission testing standards for heat and humidity. The research findings, an important step towards commercial viability of perovskite solar cells,
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Those lovely folks at Arrow Video really know how to treat us! Not only are they releasing a limited edition two-disc Blu-ray of twisted horrors The Woman and Offspring with brand new 4K restorations (supervised and approved by directors Lucky McKee and Andrew van den Houten no less!) but they have also given us SciFiNow readers
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IMAGE: A replaceable nanoporous membrane, illustrated above, attached to an N95 mask filters out particles the size of SARS-CoV-2 (purple circles), allowing only clean air (blue circles) through. view more  Credit: ACS Nano 2020, DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.0c03976 Since the outbreak of COVID-19, there’s been a worldwide shortage of face masks — particularly, the N95 ones worn by
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As the cell’s protein factory, the ribosome is the only natural machine that manufactures its own parts. That is why understanding how the machine, itself, is made, could unlock the door to everything from understanding how life develops to designing new methods of drug production. An intensive, long research effort at the Weizmann Institute of
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IMAGE: Antibacterial technologies are being developed to stop the spread of viral diseases. view more  Credit: Image by Arek Socha from Pixabay Next-gen nano technologies that can prevent infection and diagnose disease are set to transform the medical industry as this important UniSA research is awarded more than $2 million dollars under the National Health and
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Timothy Olyphant is joining The Mandalorian season 2 and reports suggest that he’s playing a very minor character from the Star Wars Expanded Universe that no one ever expected to see in live-action. The character in question is Cobb Vanth, a mysterious figure who was first introduced in the Aftermath series of novels that take
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As the summer begins to roll in it’s a time of endings for Netflix. No, Netflix isn’t going anywhere anytime soon obviously. The streamer continues to claim that its set up to churn out content through the rest of the year despite the coronavirus pandemic freeze on TV and movie production. Netflix’s new releases for
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