Marvel Releases Full Map of SECRET WARS’ BATTLEWORLD

“Every story, every book is leading to Secret Wars.” A convention answer has become Marvel Comics’ credo of late, and a new teaser, accompanied by one heck of a map, shows how true that is: Secret Wars Battleworld map CREDIT: Marvel Comics View full size image “When everything ends, there is only Secret Wars” says…

Why These Kids Love Kale

by Cory Turner from NPR A question for all you parents out there: Are your kids still working their way through a pile of Halloween candy? Maybe you’ve even confiscated some, to give back as a reward for eating the healthy, green things they don’t like. Things like … kale. Well, imagine an alternate universe,…

The Four Types of Sleep Schedules

by OLGA KHAZAN from The Atlantic Erwin Schrödinger, the Nobel-prize-winning Austrian physicist, was able to make major contributions to the fields of quantum mechanics, general relativity, and color theory during his lifetime. There was only one caveat: He was not able to make those contributions … in the morning. “He couldn’t work in the mornings at…

Voter Suppression, by Incompetence or Design

by Lisa Wade from Pacific Standard Compared to other democracies, the U.S. has a strange penchant for passing laws that suppress voting instead of encourage it. We are one of the few democracies, for example, that requires people to register to vote. Most elsewhere, writes Eric Black for the Minnesota Post: [G]overnments know the names,…