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Falcon and Winter Soldier Easter egg calls back to Marvel comics in 1 painful way

That John Walker scene is very reminiscent of another Marvel comics moment.

A surprisingly quiet and contemplative hour of television, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier Episode 5 does a lot to set the stage for its finale.

The episode seemingly wraps up both its Isaiah Bradley and Baron Zemo storylines in fairly economic fashion and ends right when Anthony Mackie’s Sam Wilson is preparing to go face off with Karli Morgenthau and the Flag-Smashers in New York.

The episode also sees Mackie’s Sam and Sebastian Stan’s Bucky reclaiming the Captain America shield from Wyatt Russell’s John Walker — in a manner that very specifically (and painfully) connects to a memorable moment from the Marvel comics.

frickin' laser beams

Airbus will use lasers to improve the worst part of flying

If The Graduate were made today, they’d say there’s a great future in lasers. Airbus seems to think so.

Airbus

Airbus wants to take a page out of the Dr. Evil playbook and improve in-flight wifi with frickin’ laser beams.

OK, so it’s not quite to make your in-flight Fortnite dreams come true. Instead, the French aerospace company wants to use lasers to connect aircraft to geostationary satellites thousands of miles away to improve in-flight connectivity in a secure, reliable way.

The project is called UltraAir. Airbus hopes it will enable aircraft and satellites to communicate without using the radio frequency (RF) bands currently used by satellite systems. Those RF bands are becoming increasingly crowded. Instead, UltraAir will use data-encoded lasers to create faster transmission rates that have a direct line to the far-away sats.

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Everything we know about HBO's The Last of Us TV series

Will The Last of Us become HBO's next big hit?

Naughty Dog

The Last of Us Part II is a critical darling. It currently holds the record for attaining the most Game of the Year awards in history with 261 total accolades. If you’ve got that much of a hit on your hands, there’s no way you’ll decide to slow down. It’s possible that the sequel will be the last we see Joel and Ellie, but we’re certainly not done with their apocalyptic world. A new game could follow a number of characters. While we await a follow-up, HBO making a prestige television show based on Naughty Dog's hit franchise.

Here's everything we about The Last of Us' upcoming television series.

Health XY
Essay

It's time for men to start talking about male infertility. I'll go first.

Runny nose

The weird connection between exercise and antihistamines

Blocking one process in your body can dampen the benefits of exercise.

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Male brains show a chaotic aging process compared to females

Animal brains reveal aging differences in male and female brains.

Longevity hacks

Longevity hack: Study supports an extra workout perk from coffee

Coffee before exercise helps you feel the burn (literally).

'roid age

Weight lifters’ brains reveal one unexpected side effect of steroids

Long-term use of performance-boosting substances can make brains look old beyond their years.

man snacks

6 foods that boost men’s health

Leg Day Observer

Need to take a weight lifting break? Use these ‘eccentric’ exercises instead

All exercises contain three phases of movements.

fresh shave

A condition thought only to affect women may cause male-pattern baldness

No ovaries needed.

Stress less

Managing ADHD at work: Symptoms, tips, and is it a disability?

We asked the experts.

Leg Day Observer

Can you lift weights too much? How to get stronger, sustainably

In a technical sense, it’s impossible to lift too much. But over time it’s unavoidable.

Money Mind

Does testosterone make you selfish? New study illuminates the brain’s role

Brain scans reveal a novel explanation.

Bad boost

Performance-boosting steroids are even worse than scientists realized

Steroids have one long-term downside.

Gaming is good
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Everything we know about HBO's The Last of Us TV series

Will The Last of Us become HBO's next big hit?

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Everything you need to know about Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness

Netflix's upcoming animated series functions as a sequel to Resident Evil 4.

Launch Guide

Everything you need to know about MLB The Show 21’s launch

MLB The Show 21 is almost here!

It's here

Exclusive: 6 gorgeous pieces of Genshin Impact Inazuma concept art

A sneak peek at the upcoming region.

Fez

You need to play the trippiest indie platformer on Nintendo Switch ASAP

Change your perspective.

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You need to watch the most ambitious sci-fi movie on Amazon Prime ASAP

One studio wanted to change computer animation. It failed, but the results are fascinating.

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Everything you need to know about Resident Evil 4 VR on Oculus Quest 2

Yet another version of Resident Evil 4 is on the way.

Demo

How to play the limited-time Resident Evil Village demo

Here’s when you can play with Lady Dimitrescu.

Frozen grave

Everything we know about Resident Evil Village

Also known as Lady Dimitrescu: The Game.

Oh Snap!

Everything you need to know about New Pokémon Snap

The wait is almost over.

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Everything you need to know about Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge

TMNT is back!

Game Guides

'Marvel's Spider-Man' PS4 best suit powers: Unlock these 6 costumes ASAP

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Everything you need to know about Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness

Netflix's upcoming animated series functions as a sequel to Resident Evil 4.

Resident Evil is coming to Netflix. The iconic horror series is getting a new media adaptation with Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness. The CG animated series is a new TV show set in the game’s universe. It features some familiar faces and tie-ins with some of the series’ most beloved games.

Fans won’t have to wait too long to catch it, either. The show drops on Netflix later this year and we already know quite a bit about it. Here’s everything we know so far, from its planned release date to all the gory story details.