Astro is debuting its first set of in-ear headphones, the A03. It’s an unexpected step for the company, which traditionally makes over-ear gaming headsets, like the new A20 Gen 2 and the mainstay A40. They’re $49.99, so while not the most affordable wired option, it’s a reasonable price considering they offer punchy sound, and a…Continue Reading

A “completely new chapter in our universe”. If you’ve been wondering how Call of Duty’s long-running wave-based Zombies mode will manifest in Black Ops Cold War when it launches in November, developer Treyarch is finally ready to share some answers, and, as luck would have it, a bunch of gameplay footage too.This year’s undead narrative, introduced…Continue Reading

Timothy Ray Brown in 2012. (T. J. Kirkpatrick/Getty Images via AFP) PATRICK GALEY, AFP 1 OCTOBER 2020 The first person to be cured of HIV, Timothy Ray Brown – known as the “Berlin Patient” – has died from cancer, the International AIDS Society (IAS) announced Wednesday. Brown made medical history and became a symbol of hope…Continue Reading

The famous fossil feather. Image: Museum für NaturkundeA fossilized feather found 159 years ago in Germany has returned to the paleontological spotlight, with new research declaring the feather as having come from the bird-like Archaeopteryx, much to the chagrin of dissenting scientists.When found out of context, an isolated feather fossil presents a serious headache for…Continue Reading

Over four years after an authorized John Belushi documentary was first announced, the film will finally premiere on Showtime this November. Belushi, directed by The September Issue filmmaker R.J. Cutler, boasts the cooperation of the comedian’s widow Judy Belushi Pisano, who provided never-before-seen photos from her private collection for the documentary. In the first trailer…Continue Reading

Science|First Fossil Feather Ever Found Belonged to This DinosaurTrilobitesTo settle a lengthy debate, a team of paleontologists says the specimen unearthed in the 19th century was shed by an archaeopteryx.A close-up photograph of a  fossil feather found in 1861 in Bavaria, and originally identified as coming from an archaeopteryx.Credit…Museum für NaturkundeSept. 30, 2020, 5:00 a.m.…Continue Reading