Brent McCluskey
Brent McCluskey

Brent McCluskey is the Hype editor at Mic. He is the former deputy social media editor at International Business Times. His work has appeared on the Atlantic, the Fix, Comic Book and the documentary Deep Web. If he's not at his keyboard, he's probably on his electric skateboard, racing from one California coffee shop to the next.

June 21, 2017

8 futuristic technologies from sci-fi movies that actually exist today

Teleporters, invisibility cloaks, tractor beams and more.

June 21, 2017

16 of the best historical documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

From the first exodus of Africa to the Vietnam War, and everything in between.
June 8, 2017

A GIF guide to 36 of the most bizarre and brutal ways to die 'Game of Thrones'

Here's how they died, who killed them and what we learned from their deaths.
May 23, 2017

This is who Derek Hough thinks will win 'Dancing With the Stars' season 24

Derek Hough gives his predictions on who will win the mirror ball.
May 23, 2017

Ariana Grande concert bombing: A timeline of the Manchester attack via Twitter posts

These Twitter users were in Manchester, England, when the bomb went off.
May 19, 2017

Emerging technology could turn these 9 sci-fi movie plots into reality within a decade

Science fiction could soon become science fact.

May 19, 2017

8 life-changing documentaries on endangered animals you should watch on Netflix right now

These are the must-watch documentaries about endangered and threatened species.
May 18, 2017

25 of the biggest movie releases still to come in 2017

This is going to be a great year for cinema.
May 17, 2017

In defense of Ridley Scott's 'Prometheus'

'Prometheus' proves big things really do come from small beginnings.
April 24, 2017

'El Chapo' crime drama reveals how the drug kingpin's reign nearly ended before it began

A $15 million bribe to the DEA goes a long way towards buying freedom.
April 22, 2017

20 of the best Earth and space documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

These documentaries take you from Earth to the moon, our solar system and the edge of the universe.

April 13, 2017

Can you watch Netflix on Nintendo Switch? Here's what hackers are doing to make it happen.

The Switch needs Netflix like Link needs Zelda — thankfully a hero has arrived.
April 4, 2017

This dominatrix book sheds light on how empowering BDSM can be

She whipped, beat and bound Hollywood’s elite — and found her own voice in the process.
March 30, 2017

How to cure a Netflix addiction: An expert reveals the remedy for excessive binge watching

Is binge watching taking over your life? You're not alone.
March 30, 2017

'Death Note' Netflix Cast: A breakdown of the live-action series' main characters

Here's a look at the actors and characters from Netflix's upcoming live-action original.
March 28, 2017

'Death Note' Boycott: Why the upcoming Netflix show is stirring controversy

Netflix's whitewashing controversy continues.

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March 22, 2017

'Iron Fist' premiere was the least-watched Marvel Netflix original to date. Here's why.

From the whitewashing controversy to terrible reviews, 'Iron Fist' was DOA.
March 21, 2017

How many episodes of 'Iron Fist' did Netflix users binge watch over the first weekend?

How many episodes of 'Iron Fist' did you get through?