We’ve rounded up 19 surprising facts about the filming of Raiders of the Lost Ark, so that next time you watch it you'll love it even more. Let’s get cracking!
Finding a good sci-fi film about space exploration can be a tough job. It needs to walk that perfect line between realism and imagination, all while taking you to fantastic new places and presenting you with captivating circumstances. Luckily for sci-fi fans, not only have the past few years seen a boon in good flicks like Interstellar, Sunshine, and Moon, but there are also quite a few old school gems just waiting to be watched or even rewatched, in many cases.
Rock and roll legends live life hard and they live life fast. In the good old days, before everyone went to concerts smartphones held aloft, this made catching them on camera all the more tricky. Yet this never stopped talented photographers giving it a go.
When most of us picture the past we imagine it in black and white. Hardly surprising when you consider the history of colour photography. Although the first colour photograph was taken way back in 1861 by Thomas Sutton (the Englishman choose a tartan ribbon as his subject), it wasn't until the 1970s that colour snaps became everyday. Consequently, colourizing photos is the only way we can closer to our fantastic ancestors.
Our world can be a tough place, and it’s easy to get dragged down by depressing facts and statistics. But it’s not all bad!
Dystopia, or the inverse of Utopia, the ideal society, is often thought of as a relatively modern literary genre, but in fact it has a long and fascinating history. Here's a quick run-through of some of the most significant volumes that have made us think long and hard about the societies we live in.
Iceland is a wonderful and friendly country that’s perhaps best known for volcanos and vikings, but one of their best-kept secrets is their amazing police..
Although you'd never know it to look at him, Keanu Reeves turns fifty today. In a career spanning nearly 30 years he's played an eclectic mix of characters. Yet unlike many Hollywood actors, Keanu is as loved as a person as he is for his acting. Here's why.
If you want some advice on how to win at life, you’ll find it in these 22 motivating quotes from the people that do motivation best. Read on to win!