Month: September 2020

DC’s Milestone revival kicked off at FanDome earlier this month, with the promise of new and old material returning the beloved characters to comics. And at the second stage of FanDome, they followed through, with the release of Milestone Returns #0, free to read only during the digital convention. Now, they’re fulfilling another stage of
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Batwoman Season 2 is already in for some pretty big changes, with Javicia Leslie taking up the mantle of the Bat. Now, she’s got a villain to face, as well. Alex Morf will be joining the cast of Batwoman as the vicious serial killer Victor Zsasz for the show’s second outing, according to reporting from
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IMAGE: Schematics of the device, which consists of a graphene Josephson junction, which is integrated into a microwave circuit. view more  Credit: harvard-icfo-mit-bbntechnologies-nims Bolometers are devices that measure the power of incident electromagnetic radiation thru the heating of materials, which exhibit a temperature-electric resistance dependence. These instruments are among the most sensitive detectors so far used
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Firestarter, the Stephen King novel-turned-film, is already cemented in pop culture history with the iconic 1984 poster image of child star Drew Barrymore, who’s seen ominously emotionless in front of a blaze caused by her unbridled pyrokinetic powers; an image that was a clear inspiration for Stranger Things’ Eleven. However, the current crop of King-adapting
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With Lovecraft Country still providing HBO and HBO Max with its horror content through October, the streamer is looking elsewhere for its spooky season offerings. HBO Max’s new releases for October 2020 feature some truly awesome horror library titles. Jordan Peele’s Us, John Carpenter’s The Thing, and David Fincher’s Se7en all arrive on Oct. 1.
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A dystopian sci-fi drama directed and starring George Clooney alongside Felicity Jones? We’re in! Check out the first-look images of The Midnight Sky, due out on Netflix this December… Based on the book by Lily Brooks-Dalton, Good Morning, Midnight, this post-apocalyptic tale follows Augustine (George Clooney), a lonely scientist in the Arctic, as he races
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Amazon’s The Lord of the Rings television series is, at long last, making its post-COVID comeback, with production having reportedly resumed after the purportedly billion-dollar-budgeted small screen project became just another name on the list of pandemic-pushed shutdowns this past March. The currently-untitled Amazon series, based on the mythology of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle Earth literary
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Cobra Kai Never Dies!  After Netflix acquired Cobra Kai from YouTube Red, it quickly became the #1 streaming show in America. The renewed interest has fans wondering what styles of Karate are portrayed in the series, just like they did back in the 80s when The Karate Kid first came out. Cobra Kai takes plenty
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IMAGE: Similarities Emerging from Disorder: Disordered molecular structures of artificial light-harvesting complexes produce well-defined optical properties view more  Credit: Ilias Patmanidis and Misha Pchenitchnikov Scientists typically prefer to work with ordered systems. However, a diverse team of physicists and biophysicists from the University of Groningen found that individual light-harvesting nanotubes with disordered molecular structures still transport
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It’s a marathon, not a sprint. That’s what WWE writers need to keep reminding themselves. The downward trend in WWE’s ratings and viewership have continued over the span of two decades, and the audience isn’t going to be built back up overnight. Let’s be honest, the days of six million people watching wrestling on a
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IMAGE: An international team led by researchers at McMaster University has developed an artificial lung to support pre-term and other newborn babies in respiratory distress. view more  Credit: McMaster University HAMILTON, ON, Sept. 29, 2020 — An international team led by current and former McMaster University researchers has developed an artificial lung to support pre-term and
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IMAGE: Seamus Curran, a physics professor at the University of Houston, has developed a coating designed designed to be used on air filters, capable of capturing airborne virus particles and trapping… view more  Credit: University of Houston A physics professor from the University of Houston has developed a nanotech coating designed to allow air filters to
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Produced and directed by Ravi Ajit Chopra, Cognition is a short British dystopian sci-fi drama about a son confronting his past trauma. Journeying through the symbolic landscape of the subconscious mind, the story follows an unbreakable bond between father and son. Check out the trailer here… <span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height:
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For fans of Dune and especially of the new Dune movie trailer, check out these new science fiction novels. “When the official Dune trailer finally dropped, I (like many others, I’m sure) was blown away by the sheer magnificence of the world being introduced in this latest film adaptation. Frank Herbert’s sci-fi epic richly imagined
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We know that DNA molecules express heredity through genetic information. However, in the past few years, scientists have discovered that DNA can conduct electrical currents. This makes it an interesting candidate for roles that nature did not intend for this molecule, such as smaller, faster and cheaper electric circuits in electronic devices, and to detect
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IMAGE: From left to right: image of a healthy backbone (control); image of an injured backbone without an implant; image of an injured backbone in which the biocompatible nanomaterial has been… view more  Credit: Author: Pedro Ramos / CIC biomaGUNE Research conducted by two groups at the Center for Cooperative Research in Biomaterials CIC biomaGUNE and
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