Monica Hunter-Hart

I'm a freelance writer based in Brooklyn. I'm especially enthusiastic about Turkish & American politics, music, and social justice.
Entertainment
George R. R. Martin: Just Kidding, I Do Watch 'Game of Thrones'
Monica Hunter-Hart
Gaming
Elon Musk Hints SpaceX Spacesuit Was Inspired by Halo and Mass Effect
Monica Hunter-Hart
Science
It Takes Just 11 Minutes of Mindfulness to Cut Back on Your Drinking
Monica Hunter-Hart
New research bodes well for heavy drinkers who want to make a change.
Innovation
5 Questions NASA Has to Answer to Keep Mars Colonizers Alive
Monica Hunter-Hart
The red planet's brutal landscape poses problems for lightweight solar panels.
Innovation
Powerball's 2015 Rule Change Means Even More $700 Million Jackpots
Monica Hunter-Hart
But it's also harder to win now.
Science
Salmon Farm Blames 'Eclipse Tides' for Damage, But It's a Fishy Story
Monica Hunter-Hart
Thousands of potentially destructive fish are on the loose.
Culture
This Map From Dating App 'Hater' Shows the Food Each State Detests
Monica Hunter-Hart
Ohio is being unreasonable.
Entertainment
Warner Bros. is Making a "Gritty" Origin Story Film for The Joker
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Innovation
Wil LCD Soundsystem Reinvent Music Videos with Virtual Reality?
Monica Hunter-Hart
The band released a "VR experience" for its new single "Tonite."
Culture
How 15 American Cities and Towns Saw the Eclipse, in Photos
Monica Hunter-Hart
The total solar eclipse of 2017, in which Americans marveled and hopefully didn't blind themselves.
Science
What it Means if You Have a Headache After Looking at the Eclipse
Monica Hunter-Hart
Many on social media worried that they had damaged their eyesight.
Innovation
Netflix Breaks Character to Report User Data During the Eclipse
Monica Hunter-Hart
"Well played, Moon," the company wrote.
Science
Here's How the Total Solar Eclipse Looked from the ISS
Monica Hunter-Hart
Innovation
The Definitive Case That Elon Musk is Jon Snow, for A.I.
Monica Hunter-Hart
"Wintermute is coming."
Science
Why You Should Always Order a Whiskey on the Rocks
Monica Hunter-Hart
Or with a small bit of liquid water.
Innovation
Why NASA TDRS Mission is Critical for the Future of Humanity in Space
Monica Hunter-Hart
"Without any undue pressure, I definitely need this spacecraft."
Science
NASA's Stunning New Jupiter Photo Looks Like Expressionist Art
Monica Hunter-Hart
Innovation
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Batteries Recalled for Fire Risks
Monica Hunter-Hart
The batteries were counterfeit.
Entertainment
MoviePass Rejects Legal Threats from AMC Theaters
Monica Hunter-Hart
AMC is the biggest movie theater operator in the United States.
Innovation
Computers Will Stitch Together First-Ever Megamovie of Solar Eclipse
Monica Hunter-Hart
"Nothing like the Megamovie was ever possible before!"