Lego Washing up on Beaches in Southwest England

In 1997, 62 shipping containers including one full of nearly 5 million pieces of Lego were washed overboard off the coast of Southwest England. Ever since, people have been finding lego pieces on the beach. One local resident has started a Facebook page for people to record their discoveries.

Ironically, a good part… » 7/23/14 8:59am 11 minutes ago

Corpore Metal's Delusions of Grandeur #1: Quantum Entanglement

Because Dave Goldberg and Flowergirl Physicist are never around when the Internet vomits up all kinds of misconceptions about physics and what it can do. I, as an aging, lowly, ex-physics major with delusions of grandeur, have elected to step up and build an FAQ to give succinct answers to questions that are… » 7/23/14 1:01am Today 1:01am

New Aussie film basen oh Heinlein's All You Zombies

I haven't seen it mentioned here but there's a new trailer for a film called Predestination, Starring Ethan Hawke. It's based on Heinlein's All You Zombies, which is happily not a zombie story (we have enough of those) but instead a mindbending time travel tale, possibly the loopiest time-loop story ever told. » 7/22/14 7:00pm Yesterday 7:00pm

Looking for female point of view and honest comments.

In major local news, the Johns Hopkins Hospital has agreed to a 190 million dollar settlement in a class action in the largest lawsuit of its kind. A male GYN Doctor secretly recorded the exams of at least 8,000 women. Once he was found out, he committed suicide. According to broadcast interviews, the women would be… » 7/22/14 6:27pm Yesterday 6:27pm

How *Exactly* Does Thor Lose His Worth? [Possible Spoilers]

We're not that far away from a major shift for Marvel's Thor. A passing of the mantle (and the hammer that goes with it). So I have to ask, what exactly does Thor do that makes him unworthy to lift Mjolnir? [Spoilers below.] » 7/22/14 5:19pm Yesterday 5:19pm