Archaeologists recreated three frequent sorts of Paleolithic cave lighting

Enlarge / Spanish archaeologists recreated three frequent forms of Paleolithic lighting programs.

Medina-Alcaide et al, 2021, PLOS ONE

In 1993, a media research professor at Fordham College named Edward Wachtel visited a number of well-known caves in southern France, together with Lascaux, Font-de-Gaume, Les Combarelles, and La Mouthe. His goal: to review the cave artwork that has justly made these caves well-known.  Wachtel was puzzled by what he known as “spaghetti traces” on the drawings, partially obscuring them. There have been additionally photographs of, say, an ibex with two heads, a mammal with three trunks, or a bull drawing superimposed

Pornhub hosted rape, revenge porn, and baby intercourse abuse movies, lawsuit alleges

Enlarge / A Pornhub brand on the firm’s sales space in the course of the 2018 AVN Grownup Expo on January 25, 2018, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Pornhub was sued yesterday by 34 ladies alleging that the positioning hosted movies with out their consent and profited from different nonconsensual content material involving rape, baby sexual abuse, and human trafficking.

Of the victims concerned within the lawsuit, 14 stated they have been victims of individuals charged with or convicted of intercourse crimes, and 14 stated they have been underage within the movies served on Pornhub.

“It’s time for the businesses and

Newly found Vigilante malware outs software program pirates and blocks them


A researcher has uncovered one of many extra uncommon finds within the annals of malware: booby-trapped recordsdata that rat out downloaders and attempt to forestall unauthorized downloading sooner or later. The recordsdata can be found on websites frequented by software program pirates.

Vigilante, as SophosLabs Principal Researcher Andrew Brandt is looking the malware, will get put in when victims obtain and execute what they suppose is pirated software program or video games. Behind the scenes, the malware reviews the file title that was executed to an attacker-controlled server, together with the IP handle of the victims’ computer systems. As a

New Picard S2 teaser taunts us with return of Q, time shenanigans


Patrick Stewart returns as Jean-Luc Picard within the second season of Picard, coming to Paramount+ in 2022.

We don’t get a second season of Picard till subsequent 12 months as a result of pandemic delaying manufacturing, however Paramount+ has been dribbling out pictures and brief teasers within the meantime. The most recent teaser offers us our first have a look at the return of fan-favorite Q (John de Lancie), an extradimensional being with energy over time, house, the legal guidelines of physics, and actuality itself.

(Spoilers for S1 under.)

As I wrote in my evaluation final 12 months, the

Starlink dishes go into “thermal shutdown” as soon as they hit 122° Fahrenheit

Enlarge / Starlink satellite tv for pc dish and gear within the Idaho panhandle’s Coeur d’Alene Nationwide Forest.

A Starlink beta consumer in Arizona stated he misplaced Web service for over seven hours yesterday when the satellite tv for pc dish overheated, demonstrating one of many drawbacks of SpaceX’s broadband service. When the consumer’s Web service was disrupted, the Starlink app supplied an error message saying, “Offline: Thermal shutdown.” The dish “overheated” and “Starlink will reconnect after cooling down,” the error message stated.

The consumer, named Martin, posted a screenshot of the error message on Reddit. He contacted Starlink assist,

Halo Infinite multiplayer information: Bots, split-screen, free-to-play clarified


Each trailer and announcement from Microsoft and Bethesda’s E3 showcase


Ubisoft at E3: Mario Rabbids sequel, Rainbow Six: Extraction, extra


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