Ticks drank dinosaur blood before they drank ours, amber fossils show – The Verge

Ticks drank dinosaur blood before they drank ours, amber fossils show – The Verge
Photo: Peñalver et al., Nature Communications (2017) When Paul Nascimbene first spotted the tick preserved in a chunk of 99-million-year-old Burmese amber, he…

December 12, 2017 at 08:37PM
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The Last Jedi: our spoiler-free review – The Verge

The Last Jedi: our spoiler-free review – The Verge
Image: Disney / Lucasfilm When J.J. Abrams and writers Lawrence Kasdan and Michael Arndt rebooted the Star Wars film franchise in 2015 with The Force Awakens —…

December 12, 2017 at 08:32PM
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Golden Globes continue tradition by totally ignoring female directors – The Verge

Golden Globes continue tradition by totally ignoring female directors – The Verge
Image: Warner Bros. The nominations for the 2018 Golden Globes were announced this morning. Let’s see if you can spot the commonality among your options for…

December 11, 2017 at 12:39PM
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Steve Wozniak and other tech luminaries protest net neutrality vote – The Verge

Steve Wozniak and other tech luminaries protest net neutrality vote – The Verge
Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images A group of early internet and computing pioneers have called on the Senate’s FCC oversight committee to censure next week’s…

December 11, 2017 at 12:36PM
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