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Media group: 81 Reporters Died, Threats Soared in 2017

BRUSSELS (AP) — At least 81 reporters were killed doing their jobs this year, while violence and harassment against media staff has skyrocketed, the world’s biggest journalists’ organization says. In its annual “Kill Report,” seen by The [...]

Marvel Comics to Abandon Social Justice Storylines?

The customers seem to have gotten through. Tom Knighton writes: For a lot of comics fans, Marvel just isn’t what it used to be. While the comic line that gave us Thor, Captain America, The Hulk, and the X-Men has often been tinged with a bit [...]

[VIDEO] iSpace: One Giant Leap for Japan 

Japan is leaping into space resources, agreeing to work with a robotic-exploration company to create a blueprint for an industry to extract resources from the moon that would enable more extensive space exploration.   [...]

How VR Has the Power To Make You Care

Thanksgiving Weekend Primatologist Browser Tabocalpyse ‘Across The Line‘ is the latest example of VR attempting to evoke empathy. Alice Bonasio writes: There’s an iconic scene in Blade Runner where Harrison Ford’s character [...]