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Author: 0 "New Earth": NASA found water-rich exoplanets

Now, the scientists from NASA have found an exoplanet with a lot of water. In fact, the exoplanet has three times more water than Saturn . Although such planets are not found in our solar system, WASP-39b can provide new insights into how and where planets form around a star.

Culture&Arts Get Out gets Oscar boost, triumphing at Spirit Awards
Author: 0 Get Out gets Oscar boost, triumphing at Spirit Awards

Asked if his film could win big tonight (March 4) after its success at the Spirit Awards, Peele said: "It's Saturday". He is the first black filmmaker to be nominated for best picture, best director and best screenwriting. The prize for best actor went to Timothee Chalamet , whose performance as a lovelorn teen in Call Me By Your Name has seen him win numerous awards.

Culture&Arts First 'House of Cards' trailer post-Kevin Spacey drops during Oscars
Author: 0 First 'House of Cards' trailer post-Kevin Spacey drops during Oscars

The reason for the delay in the final season airing (it is now set for fall) is simply due to the rewriting that needed to be done in order to shape the new story. What did you think about the first House of Cards season 6 promo? Netflix's investigation in November followed a report from Buzzfeed in late October, which detailed accusations of Spacey sexually harassing Star Trek: Discovery actor Anthony Rapp when Rapp was 14.

Culture&Arts Allison Janney wins Best Supporting Actress at 90th Academy Awards
Author: 0 Allison Janney wins Best Supporting Actress at 90th Academy Awards

The 27-year-old wore a Chanel Haute Couture gown with beaded straps, however once she got inside the venue, one of the straps snapped off. Janney added. To make sure there wasn't an envelope snafu, the font on the envelopes was so large you could see it in Iowa. The statuesque star adorned her look with a diamond necklace, bangles and a glittering ring.

Culture&Arts Gary Oldman Wins Best Actor at 2018 Oscars for 'Darkest Hour'
Author: 0 Gary Oldman Wins Best Actor at 2018 Oscars for 'Darkest Hour'

Oldman and McDormand's win were also no surprise, as both were favorites in the leading actors category. It took one additional visit to the Academy Awards, but an Oscar is an Oscar. Put the kettle on. With outstanding filmmaker pedigree, Darkest Hour is directed by BAFTA Award victor Joe Wright (Atonement, Pride and Prejudice), written by Academy Award nominee Anthony McCarten (The Theory of Everything) and stars Academy Award nominee Gary Oldman ( Harry Potter , Tinker Tailor ...

Culture&Arts A Fantastic Woman a 'simmering, elegant knockout of a film'
Author: 0 A Fantastic Woman a 'simmering, elegant knockout of a film'

Marina contends with even more painful encounters with the man's family and ex-wife, who threaten, cajole and insult Marina in an effort to keep her away from the memorial service. Marina, for her part, bears the weight of this historical pain with a level of awareness - never is she shocked by the actions of others, but rather takes the knocks with a kind of tired composure, as someone who has been taught by life that people fear what they don't understand.

Culture&Arts Rita Moreno wears same dress she wore in 1962 to 2018 Oscars
Author: 0 Rita Moreno wears same dress she wore in 1962 to 2018 Oscars

She told reporters that she never expected to win an Oscar in 1962, and her speech clocked in at just 15 seconds because she didn't have anything to say. Moreno re-wore the dress she originally wore to the 1962 Oscars to accept the award for West Side Story . Rita, whose born name is Rosa Dolores Alverio, has started her career since she was 11 years old.

Culture&Arts Black Panther Box Office Now Top 10 All-Time Domestically
Author: 0 Black Panther Box Office Now Top 10 All-Time Domestically

It's the third best third weekend of all time behind the Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Avatar with $90.2 million and $68.5 million respectively. Its global total has hit $69 million with six additional market releases coming up including China on March 16. Predictably holding well as family films should, it gets a little bit of competition for family dollars with next weekend's A Wrinkle in Time , but it's still pretty smooth sailing to $100 million for the Beatrix Potter adaptation.

Culture&Arts Khloe Kardashian formally announces gender of her baby
Author: 0 Khloe Kardashian formally announces gender of her baby

The mom-to-be was busy on a trip to San Francisco with Kim and Kourtney , and was actually shocked by the news. "It's a." written in gold. Little sister Kylie called to deliver the news from Khloe's doctor. "I'm so excited for you Khloe!" "To enjoy our first precious moments just us Thank you all for understanding". Khloe, who was previously married to Lemar Odom, has always been open about her desire to become a mum and admitted on an episode of KUWTKs she was no longer on birth ...

Culture&Arts Henson Shaded Ryan Seacrest on the Oscars Red Carpet
Author: 0 Henson Shaded Ryan Seacrest on the Oscars Red Carpet

A number of musicians dropped by to share the mike, including Common and Oscar-nominated songwriters Diane Warren and Mary J. Blige . Grabbing Ryan's chin and staring meaningfully into his eyes, she made an oh-so-pointed comment. With Seacrest publicly accused of sexual harassment by a former stylist, and with the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements having a profound impact on the conversation in Hollywood, the E! It says nothing about the allegations against Seacrest to suggest that his ...

Culture&Arts What Is The Inclusion Rider Frances McDormand Championed At The Oscars?
Author: 0 What Is The Inclusion Rider Frances McDormand Championed At The Oscars?

Jordan Peele did become the first African-American to win for Best Original Screenplay, but otherwise there were few surprises. According to The Hollywood Reporter , "An inclusion rider is a reference to the belief by some that there should be requirements in contracts that provide for gender and racial diversity".

Culture&Arts 'Shape of Water' wins Best Picture Award of 90th Oscar
Author: 0 'Shape of Water' wins Best Picture Award of 90th Oscar

Guillermo del Toro won the award for Best Director thanks to the film, picking up his first Academy Award along the way. "The Shape of Water " starring Sally Hawkins , Michael Shannon , Richard Jenkins and Octavia Spencer among others leads the nominations with 13, followed by " Dunkirk " with eight.

Culture&Arts Jennifer Lawrence's drunk alter-ego Gail will be the death of her
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence's drunk alter-ego Gail will be the death of her

She completed her look with a pair of strappy heels, smokey eyes, and bright red lips. The Oscar victor reveals she had been drinking wine and shots on TV shows immediately before the screening, and was "hammered" as she faced the media. When DeGeneres asked the star why she named her alter ego Gail, Lawrence replied, "I didn't". Truth be told, we don't know how many she had - but it certainly seems like Lawrence was enjoying herself at the show.

Culture&Arts Jordan Peele (and the Internet) react to 'Get Out''s big win
Author: 0 Jordan Peele (and the Internet) react to 'Get Out''s big win

Satirical horror flick Get Out was honoured on Saturday at the Spirit Awards - the latest in a string of prizes the film has picked up, with the Oscars just one day away (Monday morning, Singapore time). He said: "To the cast and crew, I love you, thank you so much". Raised by his single mother on Manhattan's Upper West Side, Peele has an eight-month-old son of his own with the comedian Chelsea Peretti , whom he married in 2016.

Culture&Arts Oscars: Tiffany Haddish Wears UGG Slippers to Present an Award
Author: 0 Oscars: Tiffany Haddish Wears UGG Slippers to Present an Award

Tiffany Haddish's 2018 Academy Awards dress is both attractive and meaningful. "We all have stories to tell", McDormand proclaimed. In addition to being, y'know, Maya Rudolph and Tiffany Haddish , they fired off a couple of cool potshots at the pervasive whiteness of the ceremony.

Culture&Arts Meghan Markle to be baptised this month - details revealed
Author: 0 Meghan Markle to be baptised this month - details revealed

The 36-year-old, who was raised as a Protestant Christian in California, will formally embrace the Anglican faith in a private service at the palace's 19th-century chapel by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby. offshoot of the Anglican church ¿ and her mother belonged to another Protestant sect. " Prince Harry and Ms Meghan Markle have said they want their wedding day to be shaped so as to allow members of the public to feel part of the celebrations too", the Kensington Palace said ...

Culture&Arts Michelle Wie bounces back from injury to lift Women's World Championship
Author: 0 Michelle Wie bounces back from injury to lift Women's World Championship

The 28-year-old from Honolulu, who led the tournament after three rounds a year ago before fading on the last day, leaped into the air and clenched her fist in celebration as the ball disappeared into the bottom of the cup. Wie's approach shot on 18 came up a little short, leaving her with a 35-foot putt from the fringe for birdie. "I heard it from a hole back". From the par-4 11th, Shin made four consecutive birdies and with another birdie on par-5 16th, Shin took a sole lead.

Culture&Arts Transformers: The Last Knight Fails to Win a Single Golden Razzie Reward
Author: 0 Transformers: The Last Knight Fails to Win a Single Golden Razzie Reward

The animated film beat other dud 2017 films such as Baywatch , Fifty Shades Darker , The Mummy and Transformers: The Last Knight to win an infamous Golden Rasberry award. The rest of the Razzie Awards are determined by what the organization says is over 1,000 voting Razzie members 27 countries and from every USA state except Montana.

Culture&Arts M*A*S*H star David Ogden Stiers passes away age 75
Author: 0 M*A*S*H star David Ogden Stiers passes away age 75

In 1977, Stiers joined the cast of M*A*S*H after the departure of Larry Linville, who played Frank Burns. Born in Peoria, Ill., Stiers moved to Eugene, where he graduated from high school and attended the University of OR before quitting to pursue acting in San Francisco.