Science & Tech

  • NASA Begins Year-Long Isolation Experiment To Prepare For Life On Mars

    Posted Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -4

    This is a true story of six strangers sent to live in a dome to find out what happens when people stop being polite… and start getting ready to live on Mars. NASA has begun a yearlong experiment to see what life would be like for humans on Mars. Six recruits will inhabit a dome […]

  • Green Lighting The Season: New ‘Arrow’ Production Art Hints At Green Lantern

    Posted Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 06:17 pm GMT -4

    Ever since ‘Arrow’ Season 3 ended there has been much speculation about what the show’s producers would have in store for Season 4, especially if they are trying to make up for what some consider a sub-par season and a very dark series of storylines. And with the rumors that David Ramsey had spoken to […]

  • Stark Resources: New Theory On Enhancements Tony Stark Will Give Spider-Man In ‘Captain America: Civil War’

    Posted Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 03:12 pm GMT -4

    So rumors have been out that during the course of ‘Captain America: Civil War,’ Spider-Man was going to be donning two different costumes, which led to much speculation about whether or not that meant Tony Stark would be giving him the Iron-Spider suit he famously gave the wall-crawler during the original ‘Civil War’ in the […]

  • Canadian Tech Company Wins Patent To Make An Inflatable Space Elevator

    Posted Sunday, August 30th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4

    Canadian tech company Thoth Technology wants to get in on creating a space elevator. The company was just awarded a patent to create a 12-mile high inflatable space elevator, which could completely change space travel as we know it. Arthur C. Clarke popularized the concept of the space elevator in 1979 in ‘The Birds of […]

  • Jurassic Clips: Check Out These 8 Blu-Ray Featurettes For ‘Jurassic World’

    Posted Friday, August 28th, 2015 08:00 pm GMT -4

    The monster hit of the summer, ‘Jurassic World,’ is coming to Blu-Ray on October 13th, and to prep the fans and audiences for that experience, Universal has released 8 making of clips from the film, which delve into the filmmaking process. With interviews with director Colin Trevorrow and executive producer Steven Spielberg talking about the […]

  • Don’t Ride Your Hoverboard At LAX! Wiz Khalifa Subdued And Cuffed For Living In The Future

    Posted Monday, August 24th, 2015 01:00 pm GMT -4

    Marty McFly is lucky to have the Delorean to get around in.  If he had to rely on commercial airlines, he might have a problem, as rapper Wiz Khalifa discovered on Saturday when he was forcibly wrestled to the ground and handcuffed at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) for what is surely the first time […]

  • The Devil in the Details: Check Out The First Look At The ‘Daredevil’ Costume From Season 2

    Posted Friday, August 21st, 2015 12:54 am GMT -4

    While Matt Murdock, aka Daredevil, spent most of Season 1 of ‘Daredevil‘ running around in black with a bandana covering the upper half of his face, fans and viewers spent a good amount of time waiting for the moment when he would don a costume closer to his comic-book counterpart, and were rewarded in the […]

  • Future Proof: Check Out The ‘Minority Report’ Featurette Which Helps Set Up The New TV Show

    Posted Thursday, August 20th, 2015 10:00 am GMT -4

    Fox has begun the marketing campaign to prepare audiences for their ‘Minority Report’ TV series, starting with a featurette introducing the current state of affairs for the Pre-Cogs last seen in Steven Spielberg’s ‘Minority Report’ film, and give us an idea of how the future has changed in the 10 years since the events depicted […]

  • Birth of a Franchise: James McAvoy And Daniel Radcliffe Introduce The New Trailer For ‘Victor Frankenstein’

    Posted Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 04:00 pm GMT -4

    It seems Daniel Radcliffe has gotten himself mixed up in a different kind of magic these days, while James McAvoy has gone from saving lives as Professor X to creating his own. I, of course, am speaking of the pair starring in Fox’s ‘Victor Frankenstein,’ which is set to open this fall on November 25th. […]

  • Needing More Space: ‘Prometheus 2′ Holding Up Production on Neil Blomkamp’s ‘Alien’ Movie

    Posted Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 08:54 pm GMT -4

    Recently it was revealed that while Neil Blomkamp is actively working on his ‘Alien 5′ project, releasing concept art on the internet, and courting his actors to return, he cannot actually produce the film he is working on until Ridley Scott completes ‘Prometheus 2,’ as the elder director has made it clear his film needs […]

  • Astronauts Get A Green Thumb, Grow And Eat Veggies On The ISS

    Posted Sunday, August 16th, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4

    It’s about time astronauts eat their vegetables! After probably many packages of Tang and freeze-dried ice cream, astronauts aboard the International Space Station are beginning the process of growing and consuming their own food. Last week, astronauts enjoyed their own homegrown romaine lettuce. Yum… I think. NASA started this program, called Veg-01, in May 2014. […]

  • Networking Opportunities: CW Still Open to ‘Supergirl’ Cross-Over

    Posted Thursday, August 13th, 2015 11:00 am GMT -4

    So despite the news that CBS does not at this point in time want to cross-over ‘Supergirl’ with the ‘Arrow’ and ‘The Flash’ series’ over on the CW, it seems the president of the CW, Mark Pedowitz, is secretly hoping that she will change her mind. In a recent interview discussing ‘Supergirl‘ and the possibility […]

  • Lexus Unveils Its Hoverboard

    Posted Thursday, August 6th, 2015 07:30 am GMT -4

    The past year or so has been quite interesting for the development of hoverboards. After years of speculation, rumors and even hoaxes, Lexus has announced that they too have been working on developing a hoverboard. After releasing a teaser in June, Lexus is finally exhibiting their hoverboard with professional skateboarder Ross McGouran taking on the […]

  • Mediating the Midi-Chlorians: Abrams Says ‘The Force Awakens’ Will Avoid Controversial Canon

    Posted Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 03:00 pm GMT -4

    Back in 1999, amidst the complaints about Jake Lloyd’s acting, the stilted dialogue, and Jar Jar Binks in ‘Star Wars: The Phantom Menace,’ there was one other bit of controversy that sprung from the first of the prequels, being George Lucas’s attempt to explain the biological nature of a Jedi’s connection to the Force. I’m […]

  • NASA Looks to Sci-Fi for Naming Features On Pluto And Charon

    Posted Sunday, August 2nd, 2015 09:00 am GMT -4

    As we explore the surface of Pluto and its biggest moon Charon, the New Horizons Team has now encountered a very exciting dilemma. What do we name these geographic features? The International Astronomical Union is in charge of naming celestial objects. Their general rule is that the names should revolve around a specific theme. In […]