Category Archives: TV shows

Pi Day – March 14th

It’s that special time of year again. It’s Pi Day! To celebrate, here are a few interesting bits and pieces related to this day. First up, Alex Bellos, resident mathematician at the Guardian, has two really interesting articles on Pi. … Continue reading

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The Night Of The Doctor

The Night of the Doctor: A Mini Episode – Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor Prequel. “The Bringer of Darkness, the Oncoming Storm, the Doctor, the Warrior – A Time Lord! The 50th Anniversary features Matt Smith, David Tennant … Continue reading

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Medieval Land Fun-Time World

This… This is brilliant. It’s a Bad Lip Reading of Game of Thrones, where “Theme park manager Eddie Stark has one week to whip his lackluster group of employees into shape before the park’s grand opening.” (YouTube) If you manage … Continue reading

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Treehouse Of Horror XXIV Couch Gag By Guillermo del Toro

This opening credits scene / couch gag for The Simpsons is nothing short of epic. Directed by Guillermo del Toro, it is bursting with so many film references that it’s hard to keep track. Guillermo has snuck in several of … Continue reading

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COSMOS: A Spacetime Odyssey

COSMOS: A Spacetime Odyssey. Neil deGrasse Tyson updates and re-imagines the classic Carl Sagan programme for a new generation. It’s time to get going again. Onwards!

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Evolution In Science Fiction

Evolution in science fiction is both brilliant and ridiculous in equal measures. Over at io9, they have two great articles about evolution in science fiction. The first, “The 10 totally awesome rules of evolution in science fiction“, explains exactly what … Continue reading

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Melodysheep – ‘Keep Rolling’ – Falling Skies Remix

Melodysheep – ‘Keep Rolling‘ – Falling Skies Remix. Another random yet great remix by Melodysheep. I hadn’t heard of Falling Skies before, but I’m very tempted to check it out now. Keep rolling. Onwards!

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SuperScholars: Taking Comics Seriously

“What would Batman say to his therapist, and why do we care so much about him? What do soldiers have in common with Superman? What about body builders? To find the answers, Alex Lockwood takes us to the Comic Arts … Continue reading

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Weekly Ramblings – Scientists Paint Inception Swing

Another random Weekly Ramblings of randomness! First up, Inception Explained! I love the film Inception, and have already posted a few things about it (here and here). This website does a decent job of showing whose dream you’re in and … Continue reading

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Star Wars vs. Star Trek

The age old question of which is better, Star Wars or Star Trek, has been boiled down and analysed over at Science Dump using science. Or, well, stats. The winner? Star Wars, of course! Do you agree with the analysis? … Continue reading

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