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Colonel Frog is a long time science fiction and fantasy fan. He loves reading novels in the field, and he also enjoys watching movies (as well as reading lots of other genre books).

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Frozen 2 (animated fantasy movie trailer).

September 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Frozen 2 (animated fantasy movie trailer).

Here comes the much anticipated Frozen 2 animated fantasy film which asks such deep questions as why was Elsa born with magical powers? And just what truths about the past do await Elsa as she ventures into enchanted forests and dark seas beyond Arendelle? Together with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven, Elsa faces a terrible […]

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Supergirl season 5 (trailer).

September 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Supergirl season 5 (trailer).

Ah yes, Supergirl’s 5th season is coming back at us with the speed of a bullet on Sunday October 6th 2019 on The CW. And the price of kryptonite creeps up on the international metals exchange!

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Actor Aron Eisenberg – Nog the Ferengi – sadly passes aged only 50 (news).

September 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Actor Aron Eisenberg – Nog the Ferengi – sadly passes aged only 50 (news).

Actor Aron Eisenberg has passed away at the too-young age of 50, we are told by his wife, Malíssa Longo (Aron was born with only one partially-functioning kidney, limiting his height, and received kidney transplants at the age of 17 and 46 – it was this that caused him to leave us so blooming early). […]

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Hey, your UFOs are stalking my U.S. carrier! (video: weird news).

September 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Hey, your UFOs are stalking my U.S. carrier! (video: weird news).

LT. Ryan Graves informs members of the US Congress about his experience with a fleet of UFOs that appeared to stalk his carrier flight group in this clip from History Channel’s Unidentified – Season 1, “UFO Fleet.” 

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El Camino (Breaking Bad followup movie: trailer).

September 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
El Camino (Breaking Bad followup movie: trailer).

Hey, what ever did happen to Jesse after he escaped Walter’s M60 massacre, freeing him from the clutches of those evil gang lords? Watch El Camino, then, Breaking Bad fans, to discover the fate of the kid. 

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What if we raided Area 51 and nobody died?

September 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
What if we raided Area 51 and nobody died?

The infamous raid on Area 51 has been and gone. Nobody died, and it looked a lot like an excuse to have multiple festivals in the desert to give Burning Man a run for its money. Talking about running, the famous ‘Naruto Run’ did indeed feature. Perhaps too fast for the ‘Men In Black’ to […]

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Google declares it has won quantum supremacy (science news).

September 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Google declares it has won quantum supremacy (science news).

Google boasts that its latest quantum super-computer can solve tasks which are otherwise unsolvable, performing complex calculations in just 3 minutes that would normally take 10,000 years to process. You want Skynet? Because this how you get Skynet! https://www.cnet.com/news/google-reportedly-attains-quantum-supremacy/ The Offworld Report – the best news ‘offworld SFcrowsnest.

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Smallville’s Tom Welling to appear as Clark Kent in Arrowverse special.

September 22, 2019 | By | Reply More
Smallville’s Tom Welling to appear as Clark Kent in Arrowverse special.

Smallville’s young Superman actor, Tom Welling, is going to guest star in The CW’s Arrowverse “Crisis on Infinite Earths” TV event. It’ll be interesting to see how his take on reporter Clark Kent has matured with time. https://ew.com/tv/2019/09/19/tom-welling-smallville-crisis-on-infinite-earths-arrowverse/ The Offworld Report – the best news ‘offworld SFcrowsnest.

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Daybreak (Netflix TV series: trailer).

September 20, 2019 | By | Reply More
Daybreak (Netflix TV series: trailer).

Daybreak is a new Netflix SF series following the story of various high school students in post-apocalyptic Glendale, California. Think Mad Max combined with Beverly Hills 90210. The world is over. So grab your swords and flamethrowers and let’s get this show on the road. Come on, you say apocalypse like it’s a bad thing? […]

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Terraforming Mars (video doc).

September 20, 2019 | By | Reply More
Terraforming Mars (video doc).

We already have the technology to bring humans safely to Mars and set up small settlements – or at least could do within a generation. But those settlements will need to be cocooned – shielded against the deadly cold, intense radiation, and the fatal lack of atmospheric pressure. Surely if we want to thrive on […]

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