New On Netflix In October, Including ‘The Midnight Club’

Fall is upon us, finally. It’s been one hell of a boiling hot summer, but relief is on the way, and with it, the spooky season. Netflix is ​​fully into the seasonal mood with multiple new shows to thrill and care the bejesus out of you. Haunting of Hill House Helmer Mike Flanagan returns with … Read more

A New Kind of Liquid Biopsy

Published 20 hours ago Submitted by Illumina Photo: Community members sample the Skeena sub-watershed in Smithers, British Columbia. Originally published on Illumina News Center Rivers and streams are vital to communities everywhere, for drinking water, transportation, and leisure. But pollution, drought, and climate change are taking their toll, making watershed monitoring more important every year. … Read more

Laid-Off HBO Max Execs Reveal Warner Bros. Discovery Is Killing Off Diversity and Courting ‘Middle America’

fOrmer HBO Max executives say the streaming service has been left with few people of color to oversee its diverse slate of programming as Warner Bros. Discovery continues its ongoing corporate reshuffling. The platform reportedly laid off close to 70 people this month. That includes the entire teams overseeing unscripted, kids and family, and international … Read more

Netflix’s ‘The Carter’ Makes ‘The Gray Man’ Look Like Child’s Play

There are upon thousands thousands of action movies and yet virtually none deliver the sheer, gonzo pandemonium of The Carter, a film of such bravura showmanship that, with each successive set piece, it feels like it’s actively shaming its genre brethren. South Korean director Jung Byung-gil’s prior The Villainess was its own masterpiece of brutality, … Read more

‘I Am Groot’ Is a Delightful Marvel Superhero Kids Snack

Disney+ hasn’t just allowed Marvel to expand its interconnected universe—it’s afforded the studio an opportunity to both branch out into diverse genres and styles, such as the recent Ms. Marvel, which took a Disney Channel tween-sitcom approach to the MCU’s trademark formula, as well as to integrate animation into its fold. The latter is a … Read more