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Microsoft's Mind-blowing HoloLens Needs Work, But Is No Google Glass

Daryl Deino | Posted 05.04.2016 | Technology
Daryl Deino

I have been reviewing tech products since 2006, but nothing that has ever come across my desk has excited me as much as Microsoft's HoloLens augmented reality glasses.

The Makings of the Mega-Blockbuster: Big Money and Impact

Robert Rippberger | Posted 02.24.2017 | Entertainment
Robert Rippberger

Films that try to positively impact the world and films that entertain may not be so disconnected after all. In fact, to hit it out of the park with audiences the two may be inextricably linked.

T-Rex On A Horse Playing Soccer Is Your Freakiest Dream Come True

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.17.2016 | Weird News

Why is someone in a Tyrannosaurus Rex costume riding a horse that is kicking a giant soccer ball? We probably all have different answers -- some too w...

It's Awards Season, Where Are the People of Color, Where Is the Syncretism?

Tonya Pinkins | Posted 01.24.2017 | Arts
Tonya Pinkins

My personal experience working in theater, film and television is that evolution and integration are happening, are ongoing. I experienced this on a greater level this past year in film and television than in theater.

Stormtroopers and Dinosaurs: Why George Lucas and Steven Spielberg Still Ruled the Box Office in 2015

Jason Apuzzo | Posted 01.08.2017 | Entertainment
Jason Apuzzo

It should come as no surprise, then, that stormtroopers and dinosaurs -- fairy tale visions conjured decades ago, and at great effort, by George Lucas and Steven Spielberg -- are still ruling the box office today.

The 2016 Movie Blockbuster Calendar You Know You Need

Sofia Katsali | Posted 12.28.2016 | Entertainment
Sofia Katsali

One would say "It's not possible to sneak in any more huge-budget films in one year." 2016 laughs. We haven't yet realized how crowded with blockbusters the next year is going to be.

The Dyson Sphere -- Not Just Science Fiction

Xaque Gruber | Posted 11.01.2016 | Science
Xaque Gruber

The concept of a Dyson Sphere is not a new one. It was first described by futurist writer Olaf Stapledon in his 1937 science fiction novel, Star Maker.

RIGHT NEXT DOOR: Hannah Betts, World Champion Skydiver and Stuntwoman

Ian Spanier | Posted 10.29.2016 | Los Angeles
Ian Spanier

Four-way formation skydiving is a competitive sport in which teams of divers have 35 seconds to produce as many "formations" -- touching hands to make...

Everyone's Watching The Deleted Dino Poop Scene In 'Jurassic World'

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.21.2015 | Entertainment

Dung you very much, "Jurassic World." Now that the DVD is out, fans are treating themselves to one bonus feature that truly stinks: the dinosaur poop ...

No Running From Dinosaurs In Heels In The 'Jurassic World' Sequel

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 10.21.2015 | Entertainment

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Not long after "Jurassic World" debuted in theaters this summer did audiences sniff out something weird a...

Bryce Dallas Howard On the Future of Jurassic World

Aaron Sagers | Posted 10.20.2016 | Entertainment
Aaron Sagers

Howard, who saw Jurassic Park opening weekend as a 12 year-old -- and was told by her father, director Ron Howard, that she was watching "cinema history" -- was offered the job of Claire by Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow while he was atop a Hawaiian mountain.

Prehistoric Tourism: Jurassic World's Impact on Hawaii

Aaron Sagers | Posted 10.20.2016 | Hawaii
Aaron Sagers

It is never a good idea to toy with science, bring back extinct dinosaurs, and load them into a theme park with a lot of tasty humans. Watching it all go so very wrong is the appeal of the Jurassic Park franchise.

Don't Wear Green and Gold to Universal Orlando's Jurassic Park Unless You Want the Raptors There to See Red

Jim Hill | Posted 09.14.2016 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

And based on the number of YouTube videos, Vines, Tweets and pictures that have been emailed and/or been popping up on Tumblr since the Raptor Encounter officially opened back on May 22, it's clear that all of Braillard's hard work and ingenuity has paid off.

Steven Spielberg Says Superhero Movies Will Die

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.03.2015 | Entertainment

You know why E.T. tells Elliott, "I'll be right here"? It's so Steven Spielberg can always be around to reach out and rip our hearts out. The legenda...

Surprise and the Summer Genre Picture

William Bradley | Posted 08.25.2015 | Entertainment
William Bradley

There's no one in the non-Arnold Terminator cast who is as strong as any of Cruise's compatriots and adversaries in Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation.

Chris Pratt Wants You To Help Design His Facebook Page

The Huffington Post | Madeline Kaplan | Posted 07.31.2015 | Entertainment

At first glance, Chris Pratt seems to have it all. A wildly successful career. A charming family. The adoration of millions. But there's one thing the...

Omar Sy

Yvonna Russell | Posted 07.22.2016 | Entertainment
Yvonna Russell

Oscar winner Sidney Poitier proclaimed, "I am the me I choose to be." Cesar winning actor Omar Sy has chosen well.

Here's When The 'Jurassic World' Sequel Will Come Out

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 07.23.2015 | Entertainment

The "Jurassic World" sequel now has a release date. Universal Pictures will unleash another set of dinos on June 22, 2018. The untitled sequel will al...

Now Everyone In 'Jurassic Park' Can Wear High Heels

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.23.2015 | Comedy

Sure, we saw Bryce Dallas Howard absurdly running in high heels from dinosaurs in "Jurassic World." But XVP Comedy took it a step further (get it?) by...

Omar Sy and Samba: Fine French imports

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.22.2016 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Americans may not be familiar with him yet but, at this moment in time, Omar Sy is the biggest movie star in France.

'On the Beach': On the Brink, the Fallout From a Permissive Nuke Deal With Iran

Joseph Cooper | Posted 07.14.2016 | Politics
Joseph Cooper

With disbelief and faint hope she goes on to ask, "Why must it come to us? Can't anything be done to stop it?"

Chris Pratt Took His 'Jurassic World' Lego Character On A Global Tour Because He's Chris Pratt

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.15.2015 | Good News

A tiny friend joined Chris Pratt on the star's global press tour. While promoting his movie "Jurassic World," Chris Pratt -- in true Chris Pratt fash...

Jurassic World -- The Park Is Open -- Breathtaking, Dramatic, Fearful

KIDS FIRST! | Posted 07.13.2016 | Teen
KIDS FIRST!

Jurassic World is appropriate for ages 12 to 18. It is surprisingly gory and scary, so parents should accompany younger kids. The film may not be appropriate for all kids under 13. I give the film 4 out of 5 stars.

Avengers 2: There May Just Be a Pop Epic Somewhere Inside Marvel's 'Disappointing' Age of Ultron Mega-Hit

William Bradley | Posted 07.08.2016 | Entertainment
William Bradley

For what's turned out to be one of the biggest hits of all-time, the not especially felicitously titled Avengers: Age of Ultron has gotten a lot less love and devotion than the numbers would suggest.

Why Were Dinosaurs So Big?

Quora | Posted 07.07.2016 | Science
Quora

There is actually no uncontroversial explanation for the as-of-yet unparalleled size of dinosaurs. If you look at the distribution of large sizes in dinosaurs, one distinction becomes clear: the only dinos that were small (less than 1m) were carnivorous theropods. Except for the 70 cm Fruitadens Haagarorum, no herbivorous ornithischians were small.