Art and Culture

Tomorrow’s ‘Top Gun’ Might Have Drone Wingman, Use AI

FARNBOROUGH, England —  Maverick’s next wingman could be a drone.In the movies, fighter pilots are depicted as highly trained military aviators with the skills and experience to defeat adversaries in thrilling aerial dogfights. New technologies, though, are set to redefine what it means to be a “Top Gun,” as algorithms, …

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Hit Manga Series ‘One Piece’ Celebrates 25th Birthday

PARIS —  A manga series about a treasure-hunting pirate that has captivated millions of fans worldwide celebrates its 25th birthday as the final chapter of the bestselling saga reveals its secrets. The last instalment of One Piece begins July 25 in Japanese weekly manga magazine Shonen Jump, published by Shueisha, …

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Two new ‘Avengers’ films coming to Marvel’s slate

Two new Avengers movies will reach theatres in 2025, Walt Disney Co's (DIS.N) Marvel Studios announced on Saturday at a presentation to fans highlighting parts of its upcoming slate of superhero TV shows and films. Avengers: The Kang Dynasty and Avengers: Secret Wars will wrap up phase six of the hugely successful …

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A dish that leaves much to desire

In the past five years, we’ve seen a steady rise in the ways in which food has captured global attention. During the early days of the pandemic, across the world, restaurants shut down and fearful home chefs began stocking their houses with pantry staples. Moreover, the way we think about …

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