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‘Uncharted’ movie loses yet another director

Sponsored Links Naughty Dog So much for the Uncharted movie gaining some semblance of stability. Deadline sources claim Bumblebee‘s Travis Knight has to give up the director’s chair due to the timing needed to accommodate lead actor Tom Holland. Apparently, his filming schedule for the third Spider-Man has created its share of headaches. The currently…

The 10-year challenge: Video game edition

The 10-year challenge swept social media in January, with people posting images of themselves from 2009 and 2019, usually accompanied by a cute remark about things being the same yet totally different. It’s a fun, heartwarming way to train machine learning algorithms in facial recognition. [embedded content] It’s also not just for humans. Video game…

Fires and Flood Cap Off a Decade of U.S. Disasters

Fires and Flood Cap Off a Decade of U.S. Disasters

Natural disasters in 2019 were dominated by historic spring flooding that submerged large swaths of the nation, from Louisiana to North Dakota, and by a spate of 10 separate wildfires that broke out across California in October and November. The events drew attention to two extremes of climate change: prolonged rainfall that flooded the Missouri…

Watch Out for These Science Events in 2020

Watch Out for These Science Events in 2020

2020 will see a veritable Mars invasion as several spacecraft, including three landers, head to the red planet. NASA will launch its Mars 2020 rover, which will stash rock samples that will be returned to Earth in a future mission and will also feature a small, detachable helicopter drone. China will send its first lander…