Perovskites, a ‘filth low cost’ alternative to silicon, just got a lot more efficient

Journal Reference: Kwang Jin Lee, Ran Wei, Ye Wang, Jihua Zhang, Wenchi Kong, Sandeep Kumar Chamoli, Tao Huang, Weili Yu, Mohamed ElKabbash, Chunlei Guo. Gigantic suppression of recombination rate in 3D lead-halide perovskites for enhanced photodetector performance. Nature Photonics, 2023; DOI: 10.1038/s41566-022-01151-3 Perovskites — a family of materials nicknamed for their crystalline structure — have … Read more

Tiger 3 writer Shridhar Raghavan opens up on the Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif film; says, “We have brought in a lot of new elements” : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Tiger 3 writer Shridhar Raghavan opens up on the Salman

Salman Khan fans cannot wait for Tiger 3, especially after catching a glimpse of their favourite Bhaijaan in Pathaan. Readers would be aware that YRF head honcho, Aditya Chopra is creating an ambitious spy universe and superstars like Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, and Hrithik Roshan are a part of this world. Talking about the … Read more

Her new thriller takes on the male ego. She hopes it starts fights in the parking lot

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One emerging sub-theme at this year’s Sundance Film Festival is piercing examinations of the dynamics between men and women. Susanna Fogel’s “Cat Person” is an adaptation of Kristen Roupenian’s New Yorker short story on differing perspectives on a date gone wrong. Nicole Newnham’s documentary “The Disappearance of Shere Hite” looks at the responses to the … Read more

Salem’s Lot: Here’s what we know about the new Stephen King movie

Salem’s Lot Stephen King’s 1975 novel Salem’s Lot was previously adapted as a TV miniseries by Tobe Hooper in 1979 and if you have seen that adaptation, you will know how scary it was. From the scene of vampire boy Danny Glick floating outside Mark Petrie’s bedroom window to the jump scare featuring the terrifying … Read more

Today’s heat waves feel a lot hotter than heat index implies

Journal Reference: David M. Romps, Yi-Chuan Lu. Chronically underestimated: A reassessment of US heat waves using the extended heat index. Environmental Research Letters, 2022; DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ac8945 An analysis by climate scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, finds that the apparent temperature, or heat index, calculated by meteorologists and the National Weather Service (NWS) to … Read more

Woody Allen says next movie may be his last: ‘A lot of the thrill is gone’

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LOS ANGELES — In a rare interview on Tuesday, filmmaker Woody Allen did not rule out Tuesday that his next movie, to be shot in Paris, will be his last, saying that “a lot of the thrill is gone.” The 86-year-old director and comedian, who fell from grace in the United States after his adopted … Read more

‘Salem’s Lot’ – Tie-In Edition of Stephen King’s Novel Gives Us First Tease of Upcoming Remake

Salems Lot – Tie In Edition of Stephen Kings Novel Gives

The 1980s was a pivotal time for horror fiction, especially for young adults. As Grady Hendrix wrote in Paperbacks From Hell, this was the decade where “horror hit its stride with a hungry teenage audience.” Dell Publishing’s own part in the prevailing trend included Twilight: Where Darkness Begins, a collection of self-contained books that helped … Read more

Photonics: Quest for elusive monolayers just got a lot simpler

Journal Reference: Jesus Sanchez-Juarez, Marissa Granados-Baez, Alberto A. Aguilar-Lasserre, Jaime Cardenas. Automated system for the detection of 2D materials using digital image processing and deep learning. Optical Materials Express, 2022; 12 (5): 1856 DOI: 10.1364/OME.454314 These two-dimensional materials — less than 1/100,000th the width of a human hair — are highly sought for use in … Read more

Evan Neal film study: A lot to be excited about, and one concern

Evan Neal film study A lot to be excited about

The New York Giants selected Alabama offensive tackle Evan Neal with their second first-round pick at No. 7. There was no secret that the Giants were in the tackle market after the decade-long rotating door on the right side of the Giants offense. Neal was the only tackle of the big three – Ikem Ekownu … Read more

A lot of material from this John Waters interview couldn’t be published

1651320166 A lot of material from this John Waters interview couldnt

Filmmaker and author John Waters at his home in Baltimore. This year marks the 50th anniversary of his landmark film, Pink Flamingos, and he’s releasing his first novel, Liarmouth: A Feel-Bad Romance. Jared Soares for NPR hide caption toggle caption Jared Soares for NPR Filmmaker and author John Waters at his home in Baltimore. This … Read more