Michael B. Jordan Is Turning Marlon James's Epic African Fantasy into a Movie

He's adapting the author's new novel 'Black Leopard, Red Wolf.'


Jean-Claude Van Damme Was 'Coked Out of His Mind' During 'Street Fighter,' Director Says

Director Steven de Souza described filming the 90s action flick as a total shit show.


Climate Change Is Making It Harder to Grow Rice

Malaysian farmers are watching changing weather patterns threaten their staple crops, and switching to other crops might be the only answer.


Sea Level Rise Will Completely Reshape Canada by 2100

Vancouver, Halifax, and Tuktoyaktuk are on the front lines.


Ron Howard Is Giving 'Hillbilly Elegy' the Hollywood Treatment

The Oscar-winning director is adapting J.D. Vance's best-selling memoir about white, working-class America into a feature film.


Vancouver Considers Abandoning Parts of the Coast Because of Climate Change

The city’s new report on sea level rise looks at many options to protect coastal areas from flooding. For the first time, moving people away from the coast altogether is one of them.


My Lunch with the 'God of Story'

We caught up with screenwriting guru Robert McKee, whose new book, 'Dialogue,' proves he should be required reading for storytellers of any kind.


What Woolly Mammoth Extinction Tells Us About Our Rapidly-Changing Future

They died of thirst on a remote Alaskan island.


Some Cities Are Falling Behind in Preparing For the Effects of Climate Change

Less than one in five cities around the globe is taking action. Congratulations New York, sorry Philadelphia.


Neuroscientists Hack the Brain's Circuitry for Winning and Losing

Nature's already figured out if you're going to win that fight or not, at least if you're a zebrafish.


Jamaica, Gangs, Guns, and Black Hobbits: A Talk with Booker Prize Winner Marlon James

Filmmaker Storm Saulter talks with the author about his new book 'A Brief History of Seven Killings,' which adapts true stores of the island's underworld.


This Robot Mom Builds Kids and Judges Which Is Best

It’s survival of the fittest, robo-style.