A New History (And Calendar!) for Humanity [Video]

We need a new year 0 for humanity. But which one should we choose and why? It is time to reframe how we think about our past. [Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell]

Like Fantasy Books? You’ll Love Jeff Wheeler’s “The Kingfountain Series” – Book 1 to 3: Just $2 Each! (87% Off)

For today’s cheap eBook, Amazon has the first three books (Kindle Editions) of “The Kingfountain Series” from Wall Street Journal bestselling author Jeff Wheeler, currently priced at just $2 each on Amazon.com (87% Off!) King Severn Argentine’s fearsome reputation precedes him: usurper of the throne, killer of rightful heirs, ruthless punisher of traitors. Attempting to […]

The R-rated Oregon Trail [Video]

Note: This is safe for work, the video talk about a true to history version of the Oregon Trail game. We all loved The Oregon Trail as kids — and the gameplay was pretty accurate. But there were a few things about pioneer life that weren’t fit for that precious hour in the computer room. […]

Must Read Post-Apocalyptic Thriller: Bird Box: A Novel – $1.99 (88% Off!)

Imagine a world where when people go outside, they’re somehow driven to deadly violence (to themselves or others) as soon as they get a glimpse of something that no one has ever seen and lived to tell about it. This is the premise of Bird Box. Written with the narrative tension of The Road and […]

AMAZING DEAL: Get Futuristic Masterpiece “The Forever War” For Just $0.25 Today! 98% OFF!

“The Forever War” is a book that many thinks is one of the best Sci-Fi novels of all time. The novel won both the Hugo and Nebual awards, and for those who’ve never read it, can be yours today (Kindle edition) for just $0.25. In this novel, a landmark of science fiction that began as […]

Top 10 Biggest Differences Between Marvel and DC

Since I was a comic collecting kid, there were always two schools of comic fandom. DC or Marvel (with the wisest and geekiest of us collecting both, and IMAGE, and more) but there was a clear line drawn in the sand between those two major companies, with Marvel coming out ahead sometimes (X-Men) and DC […]

The Story of How the Fahrenheit Temperature Scale Came to Be [Video]

The crazy story of the arbitrary temperature scale used in a tiny minority of countries. [Veritasium]

Final Fantasy: The Story of The Game That Saved Square [Video]

With the release of Final Fantasy XV, now is the perfect time to tell the story of Final Fantasy, the game that saved Square from a certain doom. A popular story is told about how the Final Fantasy series got its name. While working at Square, one employee, Hironobu Sakaguchi, decided on the name as […]

Virtual Reality Film Aims To Deter Drunk Drivers [360° Video]

An alcoholic drinks company has produced a virtual reality video that lets users experience a car crash from a 360 degree perspective. It’s designed to highlight the dangers of drunk driving. The video from Diageo is compatible with most of the major VR headsets on the market. It also works on the Facebook and YouTube […]

7 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know About Harry Potter

Watch as the folks from Cinefix list 7 things you probably did not know about the Harry Potter franchise, starting with the beds in the Gryffindor dorm room, which never grew in size as the kids became older (and bigger!) from one movie to the other. Alas, the hidden chambers of the wizarding world are […]

An American’s Guide to the Canadian Provinces

For any Americans considering visiting Canada, here is “An American’s Guide to the Canadian Provinces (and territories)“ by Jamie Shaw . We hope it will be very useful to you during your stay. Editor’s note: As a proud Canadian and resident of the province of Quebec, the description you’ll read of our province (below) is […]

Hayao Miyazaki’s (Studio Ghibli) Influence vs. His Movies [Video]

In case you haven’t heard yet, Hayao Miyazaki is coming out of retirement for one last movie, and what better way to pass time than to watch some of the references he used while creating his films: Movies included in this compilation: Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, Castle in the Sky, My Neighbor […]