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'Tanna' cast are repping Indigenous Islander culture on Oscars red carpet

'Tanna' cast are repping Indigenous Islander culture on Oscars red carpet Gowns and glamour are the norm on the red carpet, but for a brief moment on Sunday night, the Academy Awards were brought way back down to earth.A few members of the Tanna cast rocked up to the red carpet in traditional garb, representing the Yakel people of Tanna, Vanuatu, where the Best Foreign Language-nominated film is set.

Adorable quokka is either in attack mode, or it really, really wants a hug

Adorable quokka is either in attack mode, or it really, really wants a hug It'd be hard to tell if a quokka was angry at you.The fluffy marsupial's often dubbed "the world's happiest animal" thanks to its cheerful disposition and trust of humans.

Please, for the love of God, stop saying 'Hidden Fences'

Please, for the love of God, stop saying 'Hidden Fences' Have previous award show flubs taught us nothing?On Sunday's Oscars red carpet, People Editor-in-Chief Jess Cagle tossed out the first "Hidden Fences" of the night.

Here's 5 species to celebrate on International Polar Bear Day

Here's 5 species to celebrate on International Polar Bear Day Polar bears have become the poster child for all the horrible things we're doing to the planet.On Monday, conservationists will celebrate International Polar Bear Day to highlight the small but important steps people can take to help preserve the bears' homes — namely by cutting greenhouse gas emissions to slow the pace of global warming.

All the best and worst looks on the Oscars 2017 red carpet

All the best and worst looks on the Oscars 2017 red carpet Let's be honest — we're all just here to see what type of tiny bowtie Lion's Sunny Pawar selected for tonight's red carpet (classic black, FYI).SEE ALSO: Your guide to the 2017 Oscars, in highly accurate charts Elsewhere on the carpet, the film industry's A-list showed up in velvet, sequins and a surprising number of white tuxedos.

There's a really good reason why stars are wearing blue ribbons on the Oscars red carpet

There's a really good reason why stars are wearing blue ribbons on the Oscars red carpet There is no way the 89th annual Academy Awards was not going to get political.Some actors and actresses kicked things off before the show even began on Sunday night by wearing blue ribbons attached to tuxes and gowns while they strode upon the red carpet on their way into the event.

Your guide to the 2017 Oscars, in highly accurate charts

Your guide to the 2017 Oscars, in highly accurate charts If you've been meaning to catch the Oscar-nominated films of 2017 before the ceremony, you are sadly out of time.Never fear, our annual collection of highly accurate charts are here to explain what you don't know.

The brilliant way weather geeks paid tribute to 'Twister' star Bill Paxton

The brilliant way weather geeks paid tribute to 'Twister' star Bill Paxton Hundreds of storm chasers and weather geeks mourned the death of U.The actor also inspired nearly 200 storm chasers to spell out the initials "BP" using GPS coordinates on a map showing the heart of Tornado Alley, the Associated Press counted.

Chance the Rapper buys out every screening of 'Get Out' at theater so fans can watch for free

Chance the Rapper buys out every screening of 'Get Out' at theater so fans can watch for free He's got his city doing front flips.That's what happens when you buy out every showing in a movie theater for a day so your fans can see Get Out for free.

NASCAR drivers wears badass 'Star Wars' helmet

NASCAR drivers wears badass 'Star Wars' helmet While NASCAR fans will be focused on Sunday's big Daytona 500 race, a driver on Saturday got plenty of love for his badass helmet.Brennan Poole drove Saturday's Powershares QQQ 300 while wearing a helmet painted to resemble Luke Sywalker's headgear from Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope.

Half of the world's species could become extinct, biologists say

Half of the world's species could become extinct, biologists say Here's the sobering truth: Around half the species on Earth today could disappear by middle of the century, unless we humans can tackle climate change and slow our population growth.2 billion Roman Catholics — and everyone else — to protect the environment and spare communities from climate change, water and food scarcity, and toxic pollution.

Sean Spicer was once a terrifying White House Easter Bunny

Sean Spicer was once a terrifying White House Easter Bunny But there's another specter of Spicer's past circulating around the web: his tenure as a terrifying Easter Bunny.While it's been mentioned in the past, it looks like this weekend's basket full of treats began on Saturday when animated feature writer Robert Schooley unearthed this old Q&A with Spicer, when he was in the George W.

This giraffe birth livestream is driving the internet insane

This giraffe birth livestream is driving the internet insane The internet may occasionally come to your rescue, but it is not patient.Earlier this week, viewers rallied around a YouTube livestream of a pregnant giraffe named April waiting to give birth at the Animal Adventure Park in New York.

Oh hey, Nokia's releasing some underwhelming Android phones

Oh hey, Nokia's releasing some underwhelming Android phones And while the pinnacle of this nostalgia-fest was the resurrected Nokia 3310, HMD was also there to show off a portfolio of inexpensive Android phones.The company promised a global launch for its top phone, the Nokia 6, and introduced two new, cheaper Androids; the Nokia 3 and the Nokia 5.

NASA's TRAPPIST-1 discoveries were predicted by a video game

NASA's TRAPPIST-1 discoveries were predicted by a video game Unfortunately for NASA, Elite Dangerous got there first.The exploration-focused game — which has often been described as "Grand Theft Auto in space" — sets players loose in a recreation of our Milky Way galaxy.

This 30-second video teases the Samsung Galaxy S8

This 30-second video teases the Samsung Galaxy S8 Dying to see Samsung's new Galaxy S8 phone?But just because Samsung's not ready to talk official S8 details yet doesn't mean we don't already have an idea of what to expect.

Guy quits his crappy job in the best way possible

Guy quits his crappy job in the best way possible Giving two weeks is a pretty standard practice when employees move on from their current job.You never know when you may need that reference — or worse, when you may need your old job back.

'Get Out' is absolutely killing at the box office

'Get Out' is absolutely killing at the box office For a movie that director Jordan Peele thought would never get made, Get Out sure is off to a fine start.The rest of the weekend's box office chart looks familiar after that.

Legendary Nokia 3310 returns with color screen and good old Snake

Legendary Nokia 3310 returns with color screen and good old Snake This year's Mobile World Congress is all about nostalgia.Take HMD, for instance: The company showed three new Android phones, but the one that got the most attention was the rebooted Nokia 3310, which is essentially a lowly, cheap feature phone.

Samsung's new tablets are out to destroy the iPad Pro and Surface Pro 4

Samsung's new tablets are out to destroy the iPad Pro and Surface Pro 4 Despite the different operating systems, both tablets share common traits borrowed from Samsung's Galaxy phones.One look at the Galaxy Tab S3 and it's clear Samsung designed it to go head-to-head with the iPad Pro.