Muse warps to the Dark Side in their latest music video. Off the upcoming album Simulation Theory, the retro visuals for the lead single give off major 80s vibes with its Tron-like neons and period correct Lamborghini. The styling mimics the album's cover art, designed by Stranger Things visual artist Kyle Lambert.
Bend, Oregon is home to the last Blockbuster store in the United States. At one time, Blockbuster was a household name and over 8,000 stores across the globe — but the rise of streaming TV and movies conspired to kill the chain. The Verge went to Oregon to check the last Blockbuster and find out what it offers that online competitors don't.
In 2019, the iconic blue and red striped livery of the Jacksonville, Florida-based Brumos was brought out of retirement. This shot of the rear of the Porsche 911 was taken at the Sebring International Raceway by Ted Gushue before the classic 12 Hours race. Printed to order on Fuji crystal archive paper, numbered and certified, and comes encased inside a hand-made solid wood white or black frame that's ready to hang. Limited edition of 495.
Medium / 16" x 20"
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Developed with Jonnie Boer — the best chef in the Netherlands and named for his restaurant, which is located in an old prison — this dutch oven is made from 100% recycled iron from old prison bars and doors. The Dutch invented the cast iron manufacturing technique, and Combekk is the only brand that continues to cast in the Netherlands. This dutch oven is made using enameled cast iron that retains and creates consistent heat, with no hot spots, making it an ideal option for braising or cooking long-simmering soups, stews, or chili. Limited to 500 pieces, each De Librije dutch oven is finished with a bronze knob that is individually numbered.
Beneath a mountain in Italy, an international team of scientists called SABRE is preparing a new way to hunt for the most elusive substance that may or may not exist in the universe: dark matter. The Italian lab will work with another lab built in a gold mine in Australia, in order to filter out as much cosmic interference as possible. Geomicrobiologist Jennifer Macalady got to take an early tour of the facility with physicist Davide D'Angelo to learn how close we are to understanding one of the biggest mysteries of the universe.
The Predator returns for a fourth installment in the franchise. Taking place sometime between the 1990 and 2010 films, the alien hunters to return to Earth, but of course, this time they're even stronger, smarter, and deadlier. The fate of humanity is left in the hands of Boyd Holbrook, Olivia Munn, Keegan-Michael Key, and Sterling K. Brown when the movie premieres September 14, 2018.
Actress and filmmaker Natalie Portman has graced stages and screens from most of the past two decades, winning a variety of awards including an Academy Award for best actress. This portrait was taken by Jake Chessum in 2001 during a shoot for Nylon magazine. The photographer captured this timeless pic of Portman on a windy roof in New York City on a hazy day facing into perfect light. Printed to order on Fuji crystal archive paper, numbered and certified, and comes encased inside a hand-made solid wood black or white frame that's ready to hang. Limited edition of 495.
Medium / 20" x 16"
Large / 24" x 20"
The history of NASA and the Charles Schultz's Peanuts dates back to 1968 when Snoopy was named the aerospace agency's safety mascot — a distinction held to this day through the Silver Snoopy Award program. The connection led to another partnership a year later, when the crew of Apollo 10 chose to nickname their command and lunar modules Charlie Brown and Snoopy. The dress rehearsal for the lunar landing was a success and is celebrated 50 years later with this limited edition t-shirt. Available in grey and white, the shirt features a space-ready Snoopy walking above the year 1969.
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In the history of wristwatches, one name stands out above all others — Rolex. Immediately recognizable and with a history of being on some of the toughest record-breaking-explorations and journeys in the 20th century, Rolex has been the bottom of the ocean, outer space, and everywhere in between. The Infographics Show looks at the history of Rolex and how they command the respect and price they've earned since their founding over 100 years ago.
There are 15,000 nuclear bombs in nine countries across the world — a devastating amount of destruction. Thankfully, very few people have witnessed firsthand the power of a nuclear explosion. But for those that have, it's an unforgettable experience. Motherboard talked to former British soldiers who were subjected to nuclear tests and what it was like to see the most destructive force on the planet up close.