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SZA Surprise Releases Lush New ‘Saturn’ Track

The singer surprise dropped the lush new single on Thursday evening After debuting her lush new single, “Saturn,” at a Grammys commercial this year, SZA surprise released the track on Thursday evening. The ode to heartbreak begins with the lonely verse: If there’s another universe, please make some noise/Give me a sign/ This can’t be life/If there’s a point to losing love.” The chorus makes the case for teleporting to a new planet entirely as she sings, “Life’s better on Saturn/Got to break

MGMT: Loss of Life review – surprise TikTok stars play to their strengths | MGMT

In 2021, the Institute for Strategic Dialogue published a report on extremist activity on TikTok. It made for thoroughly depressing reading, spiked with moments of incredulity. Chief among the latter was the apparent popularity of the title track of MGMT’s fourth album, 2018’s Little Dark Age, with neo-Nazis: it was “by far the most popular sound among extremist creators on TikTok”, soundtracking videos about the late American white supremacist George Lincoln Rockwell and “esoteric nazism”. The report’s authors seemed…

“A Total Surprise” – Geologists Uncover New Origin Story for Deadly Seattle Fault

The Seattle fault zone, a network of shallow faults threatening the Puget Sound region, has a new origin story based on a study published in Tectonics that suggests its formation around 55 million years ago due to tectonic deformation. This study, revealing ancient volcanic island interactions with the North American plate, aims to enhance hazard modeling for the densely populated area.Magnetic evidence indicates that the dangerous Seattle fault zone may have originated from the continent’s edge splitting in half over 50…

NASA’s New Horizons Discovered a Large Surprise in The Kuiper Belt : ScienceAlert

There may be a lot more than we thought to the belt of icy debris that circles the outer Solar System.Data from the New Horizons probe as it sails serenely through the Kuiper Belt hints at unexpected levels of particles where dust ought to be thinning out, suggesting the donut-shaped field extends significantly farther from the Sun than previous estimates suggest.It's the most recent in a growing body of evidence that our understanding of the outer Solar System is lacking – but could help us better understand our…

Mondo’s Amazing Animated Rogue Figure Is Also an X-Men: Evolution Surprise

Image: MondoMondo’s line of 12" figures based on the aesthetic of the legendary ‘90s X-Men cartoon is getting a heavy hitter in everyone’s favourite southern belle/loving daughter to two lesbian terrorists, the rambunctious Rogue! But while for the most part this is a loving celebration of that ‘90s take on the character, Mondo snuck in a little something for those that loved Anna Marie’s goth phase.Revealed this week, Mondo’s X-Men: The Animated Series 1/6 scale Rogue will release with an initial limited edition run that

Foldable iPhone release date might have leaked, and it’s a surprise

Rumors about Apple’s first foldable iPhone keep popping up, with a new report from Korea providing a tentative release date for the handset. Apple will reportedly start selling the handset in September 2026, which is actually sooner than I thought. More surprising is the claim that Apple might move some of the engineers working on the Vision Pro to the foldable iPhone. The problem here is that the source doesn’t have an established track record for Apple rumors. That said, there’s been an increase in foldable…

Taylor Swift ends Eras Tour ‘surprise songs’ rule

Breadcrumb Trail LinksMusicCelebrity'I want to be able to play songs more than once if I feel like it' Get the latest from Mark Daniell straight to your inbox Sign Up Published Feb 19, 2024  •  Last updated 15 minutes ago  •  3 minute read Taylor Swift performs during her Eras Tour at Sofi stadium in Inglewood, Calif., Aug. 7, 2023. Photo by Michael Tran /Getty ImagesArticle contentTaylor Swift has surprised fans by announcing she’s switching things up for the rest of her Eras Tour concerts happening this…

Yet another report suggests iPhone 16 is being built with AI in mind with a surprise Neural Engine update

Fresh from Samsung leaning heavily into AI and amid swirling rumors that iOS 18 will bring huge upgrades to Siri via new AI tools, it appears Apple could be upgrading the iPhone's internals to help make it smarter, with a second report suggesting so this week.While generative AI remains controversial for leveraging existing assets to produce something 'new', a new report from Taiwan (thanks, GSMArena) suggests that the iPhone 16 will lean into it with a new Neural Engine that packs "significantly" more cores.The report…

DNA From Beethoven’s Hair Reveals Surprise Some 200 Years Later : ScienceAlert

One stormy Monday in March, 1827, the German composer Ludwig van Beethoven passed away after a protracted illness. Bedridden since the previous Christmas, he was attacked by jaundice, his limbs and abdomen swollen, each breath a struggle.As his associates went about the task of sorting through personal belongings, they uncovered a document Beethoven had written a quarter of a century earlier – a will beseeching his brothers make details of his condition known to the public.Today it is no secret that one of the greatest…

Anyone But You Was A Surprise Box Office Success. What Does Sydney Sweeney Think About A Sequel?

Sydney Sweeney has a surprise box office hit, which could mean a sequel. No, I’m not talking about the latest offering from Sony Pictures' Spider-Universe, Madame Web, which is currently suffering a pretty big setback at the box office. I’m talking about the Euphoria star’s recent rom-com movie Anyone But You. The final January 2024 box office weekend saw the 2023 flick remaining in the top ten, with a Valentine's Edition landing back in theaters. So, could a follow-up to the Glen Powell and Sweney comedy be in the works…