Monthly Archives: April 2013

Pacific Rim – Con Footage

Soooo… giant robots vs giant alien sea creatures? It can only mean one thing! Evangeli… I mean, Pacific Rim! The above trailer was originally aired at WonderCon, but after much fan begging, has been released to the general public. “When legions … Continue reading

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Watch Dogs

Watch Dogs is a next-gen game from Ubisoft (creators of the fantastic Assassin’s Creed series) coming this November, and it looks amazing. You play as Aiden Pearce, a hacker extraordinaire, whose ability to hack pretty much everything in the city allows … Continue reading

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Ph.Detours Ep. 7: In Search Of Shakespeare

“Will Shakespeare turns 449 years young this week, and the Ph.Detours gang travels to London to find out why he’s still so fascinating after all these years.” (YouTube) Ph.Detours episode 7 is all about searching for Shakespeare. It’s an insightful piece, and taught … Continue reading

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Frank Turner – Plain Sailing Weather

Frank Turner – Plain Sailing Weather. Frank Turner‘s new album Tape Deck Heart is a thing of beauty, and this track from it is pure brilliance. Powerful, heartfelt, punchy, and raw. Amazing. Onwards!

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Three Years Of Sun In Three Minutes

“In the three years since it first provided images of the sun in the spring of 2010, NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) has had virtually unbroken coverage of the sun’s rise toward solar maximum, the peak of solar activity in … Continue reading

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30 Beautiful Abandoned Places

There are some structures and buildings in the world that once experienced a wealth of activity but, for one reason or another, have fallen into disrepair and been abandoned. Over at My Science Academy, they have a collection of 30 … Continue reading

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Melodysheep – Mr. Willie – BAM! Wal-Mart Greeter Remix

Melodysheep – Mr. Willie – BAM! Wal-Mart Greeter Remix. Melodysheep strikes gold again. BAM! Onwards!

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Size Of Spaceships

I love seeing things compared in size and scale. So much so, I’ve made many, many posts on the scale of various things. So it’s no wonder that I love this little page, merzo.net, which shows several star ships all … Continue reading

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Chris Hadfield’s Snapshots From Space

This is too good and interesting not to post. Following on from yesterday’s videos of science aboard the ISS, today we have Commander Chris Hadfield talk about how he takes photos of the Earth from the ISS. If you follow … Continue reading

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Wringing Out Water On The ISS – For Science!

“CSA Astronaut Chris Hadfield performed a simple science experiment designed by grade 10 Lockview High School students Kendra Lemke and Meredith Faulkner. The students from Fall River, Nova Scotia won a national science contest held by the Canadian Space Agency … Continue reading

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