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Google Doodles are a regular source of unexpected joy, and Earth Day is no exception, with the search giant crafting a special, children’s book style message of love for our planet. SEE ALSO: Bill Nye shuts down flat Earth theories The new doodle tells the story of a fox that has a nightmare about fish…

via Google Doodle uses furry animals to deliver an Earth Day message — Mashable

You’ve read about the Holocaust in books and seen it portrayed in films. But it’s another experience entirely to walk through the site of a concentration camp in virtual reality, led by a survivor who lost his entire family there. The Last Goodbye, w…

via ‘The Last Goodbye’ is the VR Holocaust memorial we need today — Engadget RSS Feed

Earlier this year, I was surprised to learn just how many details of 20th Century Women came from writer/director Mike Mills’ own life. It’s always fascinating when films intersect with the real world in ways that color our view of them. But the one that really messes with my understanding of the picture is White…

via New trailers: Sophia Coppola’s Civil War thriller, American Assassin, and more — The Verge – All Posts

Enlarge / The new Audi R8 LMS GT4 car. (credit: Jonathan Gitlin) Video shot and edited by Jennifer Hahn. (video link) NEW YORK—Audi Sport is to Audi what M is to BMW or AMG to Mercedes—the tuning arm, the skunk works where cars go to lose weight, gain power and find extra speed for the…

via Audi Sport’s new GT4 race car was star of its NY International Auto Show — Ars Technica

The penultimate Season 2 episode of Fox’s Rosewood this Friday drew 2.8 million total viewers and a 0.6 rating, ticking up on both counts to marking the bubble drama’s best audience since Feb. 10 and a 4-week demo high. Over on NBC, First Dates (3.5 mil/0.7) was steady, while Dateline (5 mil/1.0) tied Shark Tank…

via Ratings: Rosewood Hits 4-Week High on Quiet Friday, Dateline Ties Shark Tank — TVLine

BOSTON (CBS) — We’ve got ourselves a series. The Celtics handled the Bulls 104-87 in Game 3 in Chicago to pull within a game of an even set behind balanced offensive contributions, surprise performances from the bench, an avalanche of 3-pointers, and sensational ball-movement. “Celtics @ 7” host Adam Kaufman recapped the first three games of…

via Celtics @ 7: What To Expect Going Into Game 4 — CBS Boston

People with signs attend a rally before the march for Science April 22 in New York.(Bryan R. Smith/Getty) Hundreds of marches were planned around the world Saturday to coincide with Earth Day in an effort to promote science-based public policy. Dubbed the “March for Science,” the demonstrations come at a time when President Donald Trump…

via March for Science: Photos & Videos From the Demonstrations — Heavy.com

(WASHINGTON) — Young immigrants brought to the U.S. as children and now in the country illegally can “rest easy,” President Donald Trump says, telling the “dreamers” they will not be targets for deportation under his immigration policies. Trump, in an interview Friday with The Associated Press, said his administration is “not after the dreamers, we…

via President Trump Says ‘Dreamers’ Can ‘Rest Easy’ Because His Administration Is ‘After the Criminals’ — TIME

When Bill Gates recently suggested robots should pay income tax like any other employee, I didn’t immediately disagree. I applaud Gates’ bold thinking to help solve one of society’s biggest upcoming challenges: embracing automation in a way that “lifts all boats” instead of leaving large swaths of society behind. A robot tax would help offset…

via Is a “robot tax” really an “innovation penalty”? — TechCrunch

Late Friday evening, the White House made a mysterious decision to ask for Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy’s resignation. He was quickly replaced by Rear Adm. Sylvia Trent-Adams and all social media accounts were scrubbed of Dr. Murthy’s presence. It’s unclear what prompted Murthy’s sudden dismissal but one clue could…Read more…

via Anti-Vaping Surgeon General Has Been Abruptly Replaced — Gizmodo

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