Versatile spiders can also sail across the ocean, study reveals – Times Gazette

In a new study published in Evolutionary Biology journal, researchers found that spider does not only crawl, jump, and fly. These acrobatic creatures can also sail across the ocean. Small and young spiders can travel through the wind using a technique called “ballooning”. This technique involves using their strong silks to weave a balloon-like web […]

Woolly Mammoth Genome Comprehensively Analyzed (Video) – Viral Global News

Researchers have conducted a detailed analysis of the woolly mammoth genome, after extracting DNA from two strands of preserved hair. Published in the July 2 issue of the journal Cell, the study reveals some of the evolutionary adaptations that these giant creatures went through to survive the grueling conditions of the Arctic. Describing the research […]

Penny Dreadful: Vanessa to Face Off Against…Vanessa?

By Matt Fowler *Some spoilers for Penny Dreadful‘s second season* There’s only one more episode to go in Penny Dreadful’s Season 2, and it looks like it’s going to feature a hell of a showdown. I spoke to creator/writer John Logan (Skyfall) about what fans can expect from the season finale, “And They Were Enemies,” […]

Destiny: The Iron Banner is Back! Do we care?

By Destin Legarie Download Fireteam Chat Here Destin Legarie, and Jose Otero are back discussing Skolas changes, the Iron Banner and what the community wants from The Taken King. Please let us know what you think of the show in the comments or email us at the address below. Android users, Feedburner is the way you can get the […]

Selma Director Passes on Marvel’s Black Panther

By Alex Osborn Contrary to prior reports, Ava DuVernay will not direct Marvel’s Black Panther movie. While the Selma director did in fact meet with Marvel, she ultimately passed on the project over creative differences. “I’m not signing on to direct Black Panther,” DuVernay told Essence. “I think I’ll just say we had different ideas about what the […]

Sony Reports PlayStation Network Outages [Update]

By Cassidee Moser Update: All PlayStation Network services are now back up and running, according to the PSN Status page. Original Story: Key parts of the PlayStation Network are currently down for a majority of users. The PSN Status page shows Account Management, Gaming and Social, PlayStation Video, and the PlayStation Store are all currently experiencing issues […]

Zero Escape Volume 3 Revealed

By Miranda Sanchez In the first half of 2016, Zero Escape Volume 3 will make it’s way 3DS and PlayStation Vita for North America. Zero Escape Volume 3 is a direct sequel to 999: 9 Hours, 9 Persons, 9 Doors and Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward. Unlike its predecessors, the North American version of Zero […]

Summer 2015 Anime Preview

By Miranda Sanchez, Meghan Sullivan and Alaina Yee With over 40 new shows and movies debuting in the summer 2015 anime season, we’ve picked some of the most promising based on their trailers, key art, animation studios, and synopsis. The listed premiere dates are based on the Japanese release schedule. Shows without simulcast information will […]

Fallout Shelter May Launch on Android in August

By Cassidee Moser Android users wanting to play God to a host of vault dwellers may soon be able to play Fallout Shelter. Bethesda’s Pete Hines revealed the free-to-play game will likely arrive on Android devices sometime in August. “[It’s] coming along nice. Haven’t announced a date, but should be out next month. We’ll let […]