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The movie "Interstellar" came out exactly 5 years ago. Since then, new discoveries have changed our understanding of black holes.

Paramount Pictures Director Christopher Nolan's Hollywood blockbuster "Interstellar" just celebrated its fifth anniversary. In the movie, Matthew McConaughey plays an .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 9th, 2019

Economic disparities in the "Black Mecca"

The disparity in incomes has widened as Atlanta's demographics have changed over the past few years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2020

The Conversation: Why blacks have less land than they did 100 years ago — and what can be done about it

The lack of ownership is crucial to understanding the crippling economic disparity that has hollowed out the black middle class and continues to plague black America — making it harder to accrue wealth and pass it on to future generations......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 18th, 2020

Aunt Jemima"s logo has changed 6 times, and its history is rooted in racial stereotypes and slavery — check out how the brand started and evolved over 130 years

REUTERS/Brendan McDermid PepsiCo's pancake brand, Aunt Jemima, will no longer continue using the picture of a Black woman or the name "Aunt Jemima......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 17th, 2020

Grammy shake-up muddles message that music industry has changed

This year’s Grammy Awards were supposed to be a celebration of the next generation of pop stars: a genre-busting female singer, a gay black rapper and an 18-year-old sensation. After years of... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 26th, 2020

A look back at how much Black Friday has changed over the years

ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty Images Black Friday has been a significant shop.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 29th, 2019

Marvel just announced all of its movies for the next 2 years — here they all are

Marvel Studios Marvel Studios announced its movies for the next two years at San Diego Comic-Con Saturday night. "Black Widow" is the next Marvel movie. "Doctor Strange" and "Thor: Love and Thunder" are also among the upcoming movies.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 21st, 2019

First Saudi Movie Theater in Decades Opens With "Black Panther"

Saudi Arabia opens its first new cinema in 35 years this week, ushering in a historic change in a country where movie theaters were until recently widely seen as immoral and un-Islamic......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 19th, 2018

Saudi Arabia just screened ‘Black Panther,’ its first movie in 35 years — but a crucial 40 seconds of it were censored

Center for International Communication Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia screened Marvel blockbuster "Black Panther" on Wednesday night, the first film to be shown in more than three decades.   But crucial sc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 19th, 2018

Saudi Arabia just screened ‘Black Panther,’ its first movie in 35 years — but 40 seconds of it were censored

Center for International Communication Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia screened Marvel blockbuster "Black Panther" on Wednesday night, the first film to be shown in more than three decades.   But crucial scenes in the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 19th, 2018

Black Panther in Saudi Arabia? Hollywood sweeps in

When moviegoers in Riyadh take their seats to watch a screening of Walt Disney’s “Black Panther” on Wednesday it will be the first time a Hollywood movie has played in a theater in Saudi Arabia in 35 years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 16th, 2018

Black Panther in Saudi Arabia? Hollywood sweeps into Islamic kingdom

When moviegoers in Riyadh take their seats to watch a screening of Walt Disney’s “Black Panther” on Wednesday it will be the first time a Hollywood movie has played in a theater in Saudi Arabia in 35 years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 16th, 2018

"Black Panther" in Saudi Arabia? Hollywood Sweeps Into Islamic Kingdom

When moviegoers in Riyadh take their seats to watch a screening of Walt Disney’s “Black Panther” on Wednesday it will be the first time a Hollywood movie has played in a theater in Saudi Arabia in 35 years......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 16th, 2018

Hums In Interstellar Space Could Reveal Hidden Black Holes

Scientists have been studying hums in interstellar space that have revealed that every few minutes a pair of black holes collide against each other. The collisions between two black holes create ripples in space w.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 12th, 2018

‘Black Panther’ Will Be the First Publicly Screened Movie in Saudi Arabia in 35 Years

Since the cinema ban has been lifted. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is getting its first permanent cinema in 35 years later this month and, sticking.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 6th, 2018

Amazon Echo is the perfect cooking assistant — here are 5 ways it can help you live your best life in the kitchen (AMZN)

AmazonI've owned an Amazon Echo since December 2015. For almost three years, that little black smart speaker has changed the way I.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

Photos show how much holiday shopping has changed in America over the years

Library of Congress Black Friday has come and gone, and now the holiday-shopping season is in full swing......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 2nd, 2018

"Black Panther" and "A Star Is Born" Lead Soundtrack Resurgence

For the first time in nearly 20 years, a movie soundtrack is nominated for album of the year Grammy Award......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 11th, 2019

Boeing will reportedly stop making its iconic 747 Jumbo Jet after 50 years of passenger flight — here"s the history of how the iconic plane changed the world

REUTERS/Daniel Munoz Boeing's most iconic aircraft — the 747 — celebrated 50 years of passenger service in January having first flown passengers in 1970 after its first flight in 1969. Despite over 50 years in the air, most airline.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 7th, 2020

Seattle council OKs historic $214M a year tax on corporate payrolls

Times have changed since two years ago when the council approved and then rescinded a head tax. Council President González said people across Seattle want action now......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 7th, 2020

Editor"s Briefing: Black Archives shares stories of local history you didn"t learn in school

More than 120 years before George Floyd died beneath the knee of a Minneapolis police officer, Erastus Brown died at the end of a lynch mob’s rope in Union, Missouri. Brown was going to get medicine for his sick young daughter when accused of hi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2020