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Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (fantasy film: trailer).

May 19, 2019 | By | Reply More
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (fantasy film: trailer).

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is a fantasy movie picking up years after the events of Maleficent, in which audiences learned of the events that hardened the heart of one of Disney’s more notorious villain and drove her to curse a baby Princess Aurora. The film continues to explore the complex relationship between the horned fairy […]

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Room For Rent (2019) (a psychological thriller film review by Mark R. Leeper).

May 18, 2019 | By | Reply More
Room For Rent (2019) (a psychological thriller film review by Mark R. Leeper).

Joyce, a woman recently widowed, finds she has been left deeply in debt by her late husband. Desperate for a source of income, she rents out her house as a bed and breakfast. She finds herself getting involved in the private lives of her guests. In some cases, she likes what her snooping finds but, […]

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NASA going to the Moon by 2024.

May 18, 2019 | By | Reply More
NASA going to the Moon by 2024.

NASA is, they say, going back to the Moon by 2024. In this short video, William Shatner explains the hows and whys of our return to that funny little chunk of rock in the sky. 

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His Dark Materials (HBO TV series: season 1 trailer).

May 17, 2019 | By | Reply More
His Dark Materials (HBO TV series: season 1 trailer).

Here’s the trailer for the exciting new TV series from HBO, His Dark Materials, based on Philip Pullman’s steampunk trilogy of the same name, and starring James McAvoy, Clarke Peters, and Ruth Wilson. This first season follows Lyra, an ordinary but brave woman from an alternative world. Her search for a kidnapped friend uncovers a […]

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Ytterbium: EasterCon 2019 (convention report).

May 17, 2019 | By | Reply More
Ytterbium: EasterCon 2019 (convention report).

Despite initial appearances this is not a report on a rare metal but a personal perspective of the 2019 Eastercon held in the Park Inn at Heathrow, London from 19th to 22nd April. Ytterbium is element 70 in the periodic table and this Eastercon was the 70th post-war Eastercon, hence the name. Typically, this was […]

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Angel Has Fallen (action thriller: trailer).

May 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
Angel Has Fallen (action thriller: trailer).

Angel Has Fallen (2019) is a new action movie starring Gerard Butler, Morgan Freeman and Tim Blake Nelson. Secret Service Agent Mike Banning is framed for the attempted assassination of the President and must evade his own agency and the FBI as he tries to uncover the real threat. 

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Debunking the Philadelphia Experiment (video).

May 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
Debunking the Philadelphia Experiment (video).

Joe has a look at debunking the strange story of the infamous Philadelphia Experiment. Supposedly, an advanced military tech experiment gone wrong in October 1943, when as part of an invisibility cloak system developed by Einstein, the US warship USS Eldridge was teleported from the shipyards of Philadelphia to Norfolk, Virginia, with some disastrous results […]

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The Future of Humanity (Michio Kaku interview: video).

May 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Future of Humanity (Michio Kaku interview: video).

Japanese-American physicist/futurist Michio Kaku discusses the first image of a black hole as well topics from his new book, The Future of Humanity, in which he explores how we humans might actually develop a long-term sustainable civilisation in the solar system and then the rest of the galaxy. You can find his new book over […]

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Pawn (A Chronicle Of Sibyl’s War book 1 of 3) by Timothy Zahn (book review).

May 16, 2019 | By | Reply More
Pawn (A Chronicle Of Sibyl’s War book 1 of 3) by Timothy Zahn (book review).

Drunkard and petty crook Nicole Hammon, along with injured thug Howard…sorry Bungie and a doctor, Sam McNair, about to be forced to stitch him up, are captured by aliens. They don’t really want Bungie or McNair because the prize is Nicole, but take as a group lot. With the help of a mouth spray, she […]

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Black Mirror (season five: trailer).

May 15, 2019 | By | Reply More
Black Mirror (season five: trailer).

Here’s the trailer for the 5th season of Black Mirror, coming to Netflix on June 5th 2019. You know, like the old Tales of the Unexpected. But with technology. And better, I dreamt that Charlie Brooker whispered in my ear that Black Mirror was going to be streamed on Netflix in June. I woke up […]

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