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HTC Vive and Warner Bros. Team Up for Ready Player One

HTC Vive and Warner Bros. Team Up for Ready Player One HTC Vive and Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that they’re teaming up for Steven Spielberg’s upcoming film, Ready Player One. HTC Vive will be the exclusive virtual reality partner for all content, online and offline activations for the high-anticipated theatrical and home...

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 62: Celestial Body Swimwear Creators Rileah Vanderbilt and Jes Reaves

Legion of Leia Podcast Ep. 62: Celestial Body Swimwear Creators Rileah Vanderbilt and Jes Reaves

Hey Legion! On this week’s Legion of Leia Podcast episode 62, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington, Sabina Ibarra and I welcome Rileah Vanderbilt and Jes Reaves, creators of Celestial Body Swimwear! These suits are designed around space and NASA, and they’re amazing! Not only that, but the ladies are donating 5% of their profits to...

Scientists May Have Turned Hydrogen into a Solid Metal

Harvard researchers may have made a significant advancement in high-pressure physics. Thomas D. Cabot, Professor of the Natural Sciences Isaac Silvera, and postdoctoral fellow Ranga Dias announced last week that they may have created atomic metallic hydrogen, a feat that has only been a theory before now.  If that sounds weird, it should. It...

Brianna Wu Plans to Run For Congress in 2018

Game Developer Brianna Wu, who’s become known for being an advocate for women facing harassment in the gaming community while also becoming known for being pulled into the cluster that is Gamer Gate, has decided that she will try to run for the U.S. House of Representatives come the 2018 election season. Her running for the U.S. House of...

New Hasbro Star Wars StudioFX App Details Revealed!

As revealed in an exclusive today by Mashable, Hasbro revealed details surrounding a new app they are launching called the Star Wars Studio FX app. Why is this app so awesome? Because, instead of learning how to create 3D images and graphics or banging your head against a wall to master the green screen, you can use this app to easily create...

The Roddenberry Foundation Launches Prize Inspired By Star Trek

On the 50th anniversary of Star Trek, it seems fitting for The Roddenberry Foundation to announce an award that will help those who are inspired by the ethos of Star Trek to explore where no man has gone before. To kick off a three-day celebration of the 50th anniversary, Eugene (Rod) Roddenberry made an announcement launching the new The...

Pokémon Go Will Let You Catch ‘Em All with the Apple Watch

Niantic CEO John Hanke took the stage Wednesday at Apple‘s event to announce that Pokémon Go is coming to the Apple Watch, which will be known as Pokémon Go Plus. Pokémon Go Plus won’t allow players to check a live map and throw Pokéballs on their watches; instead, it will alert the wearers that certain Pokémon are nearby. If...