Google’s CEO tells workers they don’t need money to have fun

It’s easy to tell the workers that fun doesn’t have to cost money when you have a lot of money, I daresay.Photo: Jerod Harris (Getty Images) Google CEO Sundar Pichai, who heads one of the the world’s richest companiesvery likely does not want to talk about money to its employees, while the Big Tech giant … Read more

A cancer-fighting version of herpes shows promise in early human trials

An illustration of a herpes simplex virus. Illustration: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) Scientists may be able to turn a longtime bacterial enemy into a cancer-fighting ally, new research suggests this week. In preliminary data from a phase I trial, a genetically modified version of the herpes virus has shown promise in treating difficult-to-eradicate tumors, with one patient … Read more

Grandmaster Carlsen breaks his silence on the chess cheating debacle

Grandmaster Magnus Carlsen keeps making veiled remarks to suggest that rival Hans Niemann is cheating in his games.Photo: ARUN SANKAR/AFP (Getty Images) The ongoing chess cheating scandal won’t die down, and it’s starting to seem like the rest of us are just pawns being shuffled from one accusation to another. Earlier this week, during a … Read more

Black Panther Wakanda Forever Toy Reveals Ironheart Final Suit

Screenshot: Marvel Studios Producer Barbara Broccoli wants the next James Bond to last a while. The lightning‘s final season has found a new Captain Boomerang. Plus, get another look at Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor Who exit and what happens The Handmaid’s Tale and Rick & Morty. Spoilers, away! Evil Collider reports Bridgerton and Final Fantasy XIV‘s … Read more

Air Taxi Company Kittyhawk resigns

Photo: Kittyhawk Kittyhawk, the company named after the green hills where the Wright brothers made their first controlled wing flight, has struggled to get off the ground. Now it seems the folks behind the air taxi company are ready to throw in the towel and offer some fanfare as they dive with their little bird … Read more

Teens get into vapes and weed, lose interest in booze and other drugs

Photo: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) Teenagers have been using less and less drugs over the past few decades, with two important exceptions, new research suggests this week. Reported levels of drug use have declined for most drugs since the early 1990s, the study found, but rates of cannabis use and vaping have increased. The findings also indicate … Read more

Marvel Studios Announces Fantastic Four Screenwriters

Photo: Marvel Studios The highly anticipated debut of Marvel’s first family in MCU did not do get off with major news at D23 Expo 2022—however, Deadline reports to Fantastic four have already had writers hard at work on a script. Authors Jeff Kaplan and Ian Springer has been officially announced as Marvel Studios’ choice for … Read more

Beyond Meat’s COO (allegedly) bit a guy’s nose

Thoughts and prayers for Beyond Meat during this difficult time. The plant-based burger replacement company is currently swimming in battle sauce. Doug Ramsey, Beyond’s COO, has been suspended from the company after being arrested for allegedly biting a man’s nose in a fight. Then there are the growing financial problems of the food disruptor. Ramsey … Read more

Director and Pinhead Cast Interview

Jamie Clayton as a new version of a horror icon.Picture: Spyglass Media Group That new Hellraiser arrives on Hulu next month, and fans of Clive Barker’s horror franchise are anxiously waiting to see what director David Bruckner does to separate his film from the many series entries that have come before. A big change that … Read more

You’ve never seen Neptune look like this

The image was taken with the Webb Space Telescope’s NIRCam and is the first time Neptune has been seen in infrared.Picture: NASA, ESA, CSA and STScI The Webb Space Telescope has produced another image of one solar system planetand you may not be able to guess the world from the picture alone. The new portrait … Read more