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IMAGE: The newly developed magnetic objective-lens system is installed. Combined with a higher-order aberration corrector (shown above in the objective-lens system), this system can focus an electron beam to the atomic… view more  Credit: JST Under the JST-SENTAN program (Development of System and Technology for Advanced Measurement and Analysis, Japan Science and Technology Agency), the joint
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The Power Rangers comic is going in bold new directions by introducing the White Ranger into the main comic, especially after its univere altering “Shattered Grid” arc. While the comic has veered away from Power Rangers TV stories since the beginning, having the White Ranger around without any of the “Green Candle” episodes is still
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Click here to see full size. What is it with these art posters for Legion Season 3? They’re almost as stunning as the show itself. Legion stars Dan Stevens as David Haller/Legion, Rachel Keller as Syd Barrett, Aubrey Plaza as Lenny Busker, Bill Irwin as Carey Loudermilk, Jeremie Harris as Ptonomy Wallace, Amber Midthunder as Kerry Loudermilk, Katie
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IMAGE: Using a box built from stacked atomically thin layers of the material tungsten disulphide (see the atomic model), Chalmers researchers have succeeded in creating a type of feedback loop in… view more  Credit: Denis Baranov/Yen Strandqvist/Chalmers University of Technology Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, have discovered a completely new way of capturing, amplifying
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While beloved old Nickelodeon series are being brought back to life and others are spawning spinoffs, the network has its eye on the future of animation as well. To help develop the next generation of talent (who knows, maybe there’s an untapped talent just sitting on the next series destined to run for 20 years), Nick is launching their new Intergalactic
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This post is sponsored by Tor Books. All opinions expressed in this post are based on the writer’s personal views. Ivy Gamble’s life as a Bay Area private detective isn’t particularly glamorous. Most of her cases involve philandering spouses or insurance fraud so, when she is presented with the opportunity to solve a murder, she
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343 Industries had re-iterated that Halo Infinite will be a spiritual reboot of the Halo series.  “While we plan to introduce important new characters — like the resilient Pilot you already met in the video — this story is the Master Chief’s,” said 343 Industries in a recent blog post. “The universe will continue the
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Bad news from The Good Place: the NBC comedy series is officially set to end after Season 4. The news was announced by series creator Michael Schur in a statement tweeted from The Good Place‘s official Twitter account: Dear Residents of #TheGoodPlace Neighborhood 12358W… pic.twitter.com/UVsm5x704p — The Good Place (@nbcthegoodplace) June 8, 2019 “After The Good Place was picked
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IMAGE: These are plasmonic properties of daguerreotypes. view more  Credit: The Metropolitan Museum of Art The Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met) and The University of New Mexico (UNM) today announced the groundbreaking findings of a two-year study of the plasmonic properties of daguerreotypes. Using atomic force microscopy and scanning electron microscopy, together with numerical calculations,
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IMAGE: Metal-free antennas made of thin, strong, flexible carbon nanotube films are as efficient as common copper antennas, according to a new study by Rice University researchers. view more  Credit: Jeff Fitlow/Rice University Antennas made of carbon nanotube films are just as efficient as copper for wireless applications, according to researchers at Rice University’s Brown School
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IMAGE: Artist’s rendering of a 2D material undergoing phase change using a transistor-scale platform developed in the lab of Stephen Wu, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering and physics at… view more  Credit: University of Rochester illustration / Michael Osadciw Two-dimensional (2D) materials – as thin as a single layer of atoms – have intrigued
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IMAGE: This is a schematic illustration of MEGNet models. view more  Credit: Chi Chen/Materials Virtual Lab Nanoengineers at the University of California San Diego have developed new deep learning models that can accurately predict the properties of molecules and crystals. By enabling almost instantaneous property predictions, these deep learning models provide researchers the means to rapidly
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Released: 14 June Certificate: 15 Creator: Melissa Rosenberg Cast: Krysten Ritter, Rachael Taylor, Eka Darville, Carrie-Anne Moss Distributor: Netflix If you like this, try… Daredevil Re-watch Season 3 of Daredevil and pretend that it was Marvel Netflix’s final triumphant bow. The days of Jessica Jones’ compelling, radical season one seem like a long way away.
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Researchers have developed a new technique that uses microneedle patches to collect DNA from plant tissues in one minute, rather than the hours needed for conventional techniques. DNA extraction is the first step in identifying plant diseases, and the new method holds promise for the development of on-site plant disease detection tools. “When farmers detect
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This Jessica Jones season 3 review is based on the first eight episodes and contains NO spoilers. “You still a hero if nobody thinks you are?” Trish asks Jessica in the first half of Marvel’s Jessica Jones season 3. After years of ambivalence about her special powers, and after having lost her mother to her
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You know what I didn’t even know I really wanted until it arrived in my inbox? A Swamp Thing live-action TV series that boasts James Wan (The Conjuring, Aquaman…oh, you know who he is) as one of its executive producers. And yes, we’re getting a Swamp Thing TV series on the DC Universe streaming service.
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In one of the more surprising and welcome moments of Xbox’s E3 2019 presentation, Microsoft confirmed that they are working on a new Microsoft Flight Simulator game.  Simply titled Microsoft Flight Simulator, we’d call this a reboot of the franchise, but it’s not like there were any complex plot threads tying the series to its roots.
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Click here to see full size. Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman had an excellent track record with poster design when the film was released in 2017, and Wonder Woman 1984 seems to be pulling out all the stops in an attempt to keep the ball rolling. And it looks like it’s working: the first poster for the film is
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From Jordan Peele, writer and director of Get Out, comes Us — a new horror film following Adelaide Wilson (Lupita Nyong’o), her husband Gabe (Winston Duke), and their two children Zora (Shahadi Wright Joseph) and Jason (Evan Alex) as the family vacations in Santa Cruz CA, where something terrible had happened to Adelaide as a