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Wrap Yourself up in a Cozy Weighted Blanket for up To 58% off Today

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Tags: Amazon, Science, Technology, Equipment, Size, Blankets, Medical Equipment, Bedding, Human Interest, Weighted Blanket, Manufactured Goods

Alicia Silverstone Is Gonna Fight a Shark, Y'all

Cher Horowitz? More like Shark Gore-owitz. (I’m assuming you all already noped out after the header image, I’m playing for an audience of one here.)Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Actors, Sharks, Barney, Alicia Silverstone, Cher Horowitz, Human Interest, How I Met Your Mother, Mallrats, James Tupper, Le Van Kiet, Requin, Cinema of the United States, Brandi Svenning, Ts Quint

Steven Spielberg and the Duffer Brothers Will Take on Stephen King's The Talisman

After essentially creating a show made of pure Spielberg-King fanfic, will go from honoring their heroes to working with them.Read more...
Tags: Science, Film, Stephen King, Steven Spielberg, Stephen, Matt, Black House, Peter Straub, Human Interest, Stranger Things, Duffer, Ross Duffer, The Duffer Brothers, The Talisman, Creative Works, American Writers

Mix Your Dog's Routine up With the Best Wet Food

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Tags: Food, Science, Beef, Jack Russell, Rachael Ray, Merrick, Human Interest, Chewy, Science Diet, Hospitality Recreation, Merrick Grain Free Cowboy Cookout

The Best Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Horror Films on Paramount+

Another day, another streaming service. Yesterday marked the debut of Paramount+, the new name of the service formerly called CBS All Access. With it came a lot of new content to consume. io9 has some suggestions so you don’t have to endlessly scroll.Read more...
Tags: Science, Salma Hayek, Julianne Moore, Films, Generations, Syfy, It, Tom Hanks, David Cronenberg, Oscar, Nintendo, Katie Holmes, Ricky Gervais, Cbs, Seth Rogen, Sam Mendes

CBS All Access Is Now Paramount+, Celebrate With Copious Amounts of Free Star Trek

On the downside, we now have our 14-billionth streaming service that is just called Something+. On the upside, only one of them gets to celebrate with oodles of Star Trek goodness.Read more...
Tags: Science, Star Trek, Cbs, Whoopi Goldberg, Cbs All Access, Human Interest, Television Series, Abagail, Guinan, Star Trek The Next Generation, Star Trek Picard, Creative Works, American Television Series, Entertainment Culture, Technology Internet, Draftremembrance

Seresto Flea Collars Tied to Over 1,600 Pet Deaths in U.S. Since 2012

Seresto, a popular flea collar produced by the company Elanco Animal Health, has been tied to over 1,600 pet deaths in the U.S. alone since 2012, according to a new investigation by USA Today. But the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, which regulates flea collars and any other pet treatment containing pesticides,…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Science, Animals, Equipment, Musicians, Usa Today, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Flea, Eli Lilly, Elanco, Elanco Animal Health, Human Interest, Collar, Necklaces, Heraldry, Karen McCormack

Get a Mini Projector for $80 and Project Your Movies Onto Your Favorite Wall

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Tags: Science, Projectors, Human Interest, Display technology, Technology Internet

Get a 1080p Mini Projector for $80 and Project Your Movies Onto Your Favorite Wall

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Tags: Science, Projectors, Human Interest, Display technology, Technology Internet

Raya’s Kelly Marie Tran and Adele Lim Talk Heroes and Much Needed Representation

Disney’s Raya and the Last Dragon is a film that’s so different from most other movies of its kind, it didn’t even have to be fully formed for writers and actors to jump at the chance to be part of it.Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Disney, Dragon, Raya, Human Interest, Kelly Marie Tran, Adele Lim, Osnat Shurer, Raya And The Last Dragon, Creative Works, Entertainment Culture, Draftraya, Adele Lim Talk Heroes

What's the Best Camera for Home Security?

There are plenty of uses for a camera system in your home. First and most importantly, they’re powerful tools for home security. That’s especially useful in the work from home era when we’re cooped up inside all day. If anything suspicious is happening, you’ll want to know right away. But home cameras can also be used…Read more...
Tags: Security, Video, Science, Articles, Surveillance, Camera, National Security, Human Interest, Crime Prevention, Closed Circuit Television, Virtual Camera System, Optical Devices

Cats Are Just as Disloyal as You Suspected, New Study Suggests

New research points to an important distinction between cats and dogs when it comes to reading certain social cues. It found that cats, unlike dogs, won’t necessarily avoid people who have wronged their owners.Read more...
Tags: Pet, Science, Dogs, Animals, Cat, Animal Welfare, Wolves, Human Interest, Organisms, Taxa, Shock Collar, Animal Models, Human Interaction With Cats

The Flatcat Can't Even Walk, but It's Instantly the Creepiest Robot I've Ever Seen

Some deeply disturbing robots have made appearances on this site over the years, from alien-like swimming creatures to back-flipping androids. And yet none have been as unsettling as this interactive animatronic piece of roadkill called the Flatcat.Read more...
Tags: Android, Science, Robots, Sony, Robotics, Animatronics, Human Interest, Aibo, Flatcat, Anima Age Of The Robots

Spider-Man Tom Holland Discusses His Post-No Way Home Future With Marvel

The Shazam sequel adds to its cast. One of the Titans’ new antagonists gets a shiny new costume. Plus updates from Doctor Who, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Superman & Lois, and more. Friday spoilers dropping in 3...2...1...Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Superman, Harry, Oxygen, Tom Cruise, Melanie Laurent, Entertainment Weekly, Mark Strong, Mission Impossible, Shazam, Max, Vivarium, Spider Man, Josh Ruben, West Side Story

We Should All Be More Like Los Espookys' Inner Demon

In Los Espookys—an HBO comedy from Fred Armisen, Julio Torres, and Ana Fabrega—a group of horror movie-obsessed friends come to the realization that all the time they spend waiting around for life to happen could be better used turning their passion for jump scares into money-making opportunities.Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Christopher Nolan, Science, Oscar, Comedians, Ursula, Fred Armisen, Tom Hooper, Colin Firth, Entertainers, Julio Torres, Andres, Andre, Juan Carlos, Zack Snyder, George VI

'Hey Facebook,' How About Not?

Chances are you’re probably familiar with using a command like, “OK Google,” “Hey Siri,” or “Alexa” to summon a voice assistant. But now, the company that brought you pokes and likes—and who could forget fake news?— is trying to add, “Hey Facebook” to your rotation.Read more...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Science, Technology, Social Media, Siri, Software, Computing, Oculus, Alexa, Human Interest, Social Information Processing, Technology Internet

Gonzo Puppeteer Dave Goelz on Why We Need the Muppets More Than Ever

Have you been binging the classic Muppet Show now that it’s available on Disney+? Instant mood boost! In celebration of the beloved series’ arrival on Disney’s streaming platform, io9 hopped on a video call to talk to the Great Gonzo himself—in the form of his veteran performer, Dave Goelz.Read more...
Tags: Science, Entertainment, Films, Disney, Charles Dickens, Darth Vader, The Muppets, Carol, Cheryl Eddy, Jim Henson, Peter Sellers, Art Carney, Human Interest, Dr Teeth and the Electric Mayhem, Fraggle Rock, Gonzo

Kathryn Hahn's Amazing WandaVision Faces: A Celebration

There are a lot of things to love about Disney+ and Marvel’s WandaVision, but the top of the list has to be Kathryn Hahn as Agnes. The actor/national treasure has been stealing WandaVision’s shows-within-a-show long before last week’s not-so-secret reveal about who her character has been “all along.” Every time she’s…Read more...
Tags: Science, Disney, Agnes, Kathryn Hahn, Television Shows, Human Interest, Scarlet Witch, Television Series, Mockumentaries, Breaking the fourth wall, Agatha Harkness, Creative Works, Entertainment Culture, Now In Color, Filmed Before A Live Studio Audience, On A Very Special Episode

Relax Your Muscles With a TaoTronics Massage Gun, Down to $76

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Tags: Amazon, Science, Medicine, Therapy, Massage, Coupon, Human Interest, Clinical Medicine, Manual Therapy

Start Your Day off With the Freshest Beverage and Save 25% on This Cold-Press Juicer

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Tags: Cooking, Science, Food And Drink, Juice, Liquids, Juicer, Human Interest, Bed Bath Beyond, Cashew, PULP, Kitchenware

Start Your Vlogging Career With 40% off a Taotronics 12" Ring Light

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Tags: Amazon, Photography, Science, Technology, Bluetooth, Selfie, Narcissism, Internet Culture, Science and Technology, Tripod, Portrait Photography, Coupon, Human Interest, Ring Flash, Technology Internet, KJXNAZRK

Keep a Close Eye On Your Home With This Eufy 2K Security Camera for $30

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Tags: Amazon, Publishing, Science, Companies, Retailers, Human Interest, 2K, 3d Publishing

WandaVision's Catchy New Agatha Song Is a Vintage Bop [Updated]

If you haven’t seen the latest episode of WandaVision yet, you might want to click away. Heck, even if you have seen it you might want to be careful. If you don’t, a certain song is about to be stuck in your head for the rest of the day.Read more...
Tags: Science, Monster, Robert Lopez, Kathryn Hahn, Television Shows, Human Interest, Scarlet Witch, Television Series, Mockumentaries, Breaking the fourth wall, WandaVision, Agatha Harkness, Creative Works, Entertainment Culture

Meet the First Endangered Animal to Be Cloned in North America

Elizabeth Ann is the first clone of a black-footed ferret, but more importantly, she’s the first endangered species to be cloned in the United States. Her birth represents an important milestone in the ongoing effort to increase the genetic diversity of this threatened species.Read more...
Tags: Science, Biology, Zoos, Environment, United States, Zoology, Cloning, North America, Ferret, Cryobiology, Conservation Biology, Human Interest, Elizabeth Ann, Weasels, Frozen Zoo, Branches Of Biology

This Self-Oscillating Hair Dryer Is as Effective as It Is Absurd

When you have long, thick hair, drying it is tedious and time-consuming. I’m a busy gal, so I’ll admittedly try anything that promises to shorten the process—hence why I agreed to test this ridiculous, self-oscillating Panasonic hair dryer that also supposedly reduces frizz by shooting “tiny, moisture-rich particles”…Read more...
Tags: Science, Culture, Panasonic, Dyson, Hair Care, Human Interest, Hair Straightening, Hairstyle, Aesthetics, Frizz, Hair Dryer, Hairdressing, Compressed Air Dryer

Padmé Amidala's Literary Star Wars Trilogy Will Conclude With Queen's Hope

Originally, author E.K. Johnson wanted to call the third book in her Star Wars Padmé trilogy Queen’s Gambit. You can probably guess why she had to change it, settling on Queen’s Hope as her second choice.Read more...
Tags: Science, Darth Vader, Palpatine, Padmé Amidala, Human Interest, Fictional Characters, Del Rey Books, Star Wars Episode Iii Revenge Of The Sith, Star Wars Episode Ii Attack Of The Clones, Qui Gon Jinn, E K Johnson, Skywalker Family, Star Wars Prequel Trilogy, 20th Century Fox Films, Ek Johnson

‘Never Gonna Give You Up’ in 4K Is an Eye-Melting Way to Rickroll Someone

As powerful workstations slowly but surely work to remaster all the world’s old film and video footage to higher resolutions and frame rates using machine learning techniques, you’d assume that one piece of footage would have been a top priority. But apparently Rick Astley’s “Never Gonna Give You Up” music video has…Read more...
Tags: Science, Viral Videos, Internet Culture, Songs, Consumer Electronics, Rick Astley, Human Interest, Rickrolling, Mass Media, 4K resolution, Ultra High Definition Television, Never Gonna Give You up, Entertainment Culture, Technology Internet, Rick Astley Songs, Betacam

20 Must-Watch Muppet Show Episodes on Disney+

Jim Henson’s The Muppet Show—the one and only—is finally going to be more easily accessible to fans with its arrival on Disney+ this week. You might be so excited you’re just going to dive in headfirst, but if you’re down to skip around a bit, we have some suggestions for the best of the best. Read more...
Tags: Science, Television, Entertainment, Disney, The Muppets, Miss Piggy, Jim Henson, Kermit The Frog, Human Interest, Gonzo, The Muppet Show, Creative Works, English Language Films, Statler And Waldorf, Entertainment Culture, Fozzie Bear

Resisting the Urge to Pet Panasonic's Farting Robot Sock Cat Might Be Impossible

In a time when even basic human interactions are discouraged for safety reasons, there’s an even greater demand for alternate sources of companionship. But if you’re not ready for the responsibilities of a dog or a cat, Panasonic has introduced yet another companion robot that dutifully pays attention to you through…Read more...
Tags: Science, Companies, Panasonic, Manufacturing, Home Appliances, Human Interest, Tail Wagging By Dogs, Kadoma Osaka, Pet Panasonic

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