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This South African cave stone may bear the…

A red, crosshatched design adorning a rock from a South African cave may take the prize as the oldest known drawing. Ancient humans sketched the line pattern around 73,000 years ago by running a chunk…

Solo: A Star Wars Story writer’s Twitter thread…

Jon Kasdan, who co-wrote Solo: A Star Wars Story with his father — legendary screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan (The Empire Strikes Back, Raiders of the Lost Ark) — has some things he’d like to get off his chest. A grand total…

PREDATOR IS THE MOST SUBVERSIVE ACTION MOVIE OF…

The 1980s were an era of unparalleled cinematic machismo. Movie stars like Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger ruled the box office, and filmmakers were eager to exalt their macho personae for fun and profit. Muscles,…

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Nearly third of Earth’s surface must be protected…

Two leading scientists have issued a call for massive swathes of the planet’s land and sea to be protected from human interference in order to avert mass extinction. Current levels of protection “do not even come close…