Tag: Science

Prometheus: The Questions

Posted 13 Jul 2012 in Aliens, Featured Movie, Fiction
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Ridley Scott’s “Prometheus” is filled with mythology and asks some of the biggest questions man has ever pondered. To it’s credit, it does not offer neatly packaged answers. Instead, it leaves most of the backstories unexplained. Why did the Engineers change their minds and decide to destroy life on earth? Why did the android David poison Holloway? What is going on in the beginning when the Engineer drinks the black goo? Tell us your theories and check out this interesting collection of fan sites that think they have the answers. Enjoy!

Awake

Posted 26 Feb 2012 in Featured Television, Fiction, Science, Unexplained
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“Awake” is an intriguing drama about a detective (Jason Isaacs, “Harry Potter,” “Brotherhood”) who finds he is leading an arduous double life that defies reality. Helping Michael to navigate his two realities are his bureau-assigned therapists Dr. Evans (Emmy Award-winner Cherry Jones, “24”) and Dr. Lee (BD Wong, NBC’s “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”). While both therapists work to untangle his two worlds, Michael has no interest in proving either one is false. But when memories of the accident begin to haunt him, he is forced to confront the truth about what really happened the night of the crash.

Have We Discovered Alien Life?

Posted 07 Mar 2011 in Aliens, Featured Blog, Science
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Yes! says NASA scientist Richard B. Hoover, in a paper published in the online Journal of Cosmology. But don’t pop that champaign cork yet. “Richard Hoover has discovered evidence of microfossils,” according to the journal “in freshly fractured slices of the interior surfaces of the Alais, Ivuna, and Orgueil CI1 carbonaceous meteorites.”

Kepler Finds Earth-Size Planet Candidates in Habitable Zone

Posted 09 Feb 2011 in Featured Video, Science
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NASA’s Kepler mission has discovered its first Earth-size planet candidates and its first candidates in the habitable zone, a region where liquid water could exist on a planet’s surface. Five of the potential planets are near Earth-size and orbit in the habitable zone of smaller, cooler stars than our sun.

The WOW Signal

Posted 06 Feb 2011 in Aliens, Science, Videos
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Where is everybody? We’ve been listening to space for over 40 years — and in all that time we’ve picked up nothing. Well, except for one mysterious occasion.

Cowboys & Aliens

Posted 06 Feb 2011 in Fiction, Movies, UFO
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Joined by an arsenal of top moviemakers-Steven Spielberg, Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci-he brings an all-new action thriller that will take audiences into the Old West, where a lone cowboy leads an uprising against a terror from beyond our world.

Source Code

Posted 05 Feb 2011 in Fiction, Movies, Science
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When decorated soldier Captain Colter Stevens (Jake Gyllenhaal) wakes up in the body of an unknown man, he discovers he’s part of a mission to find the bomber of a Chicago commuter train. In an assignment unlike any he’s ever known, he learns he’s part of a government experiment called the Source Code, a program that enables him to cross over into another man’s identity in the last 8 minutes of his life.

Traveling to a Parallel Universe

Posted 02 Feb 2011 in Featured Video, Science, Theory
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Dr. Michio Kaku reveals his theory on how to create a gateway or portal that leads to a parallel universe. “Perhaps one of the most fantastic schemes that push the very boundaries of physics.”