SGU Season 2, Episode 10: “Resurgence”. This episode is the mid season finale of Stargate Universe. I absolutely hate mid season breaks in my favorite television programs, but at least SGU has proven to be an interesting and entertaining series. This episode promises to be “The battle that changes everything”. When the Destiny drops out […]
Fringe Season 3, Episode 7: “The Abducted”. The real Olivia Dunham has been stranded in the alternate universe where she has been conditioned to believe she is actually her counterpart. Meanwhile, said counterpart is actually undercover in our universe. The real Olivia Dunham is working as part of the alternate Universe Fringe division so solve […]
The Battlestar Galactica prequel series”caprica” has officially been canceled by SyFy networks. The series set in the capital city of the colonial planet Caprica follows the troubled path of two families (the Graystones and the Adamas) and the creation of the first cylons. I’ll be honest with you, Caprica is boring. The series presents a […]
Fringe Season 3, Episode 4: Do Shapeshifters Dream of Electric Sheep? US Senator Van Horn has secretly been replaced by a shape-shifter from the alternate universe. The the artificial senator’s true identity is revealed after a traffic collision. Fringe division must discover what intelligence the imposer had collected. if they succeed, the information could reveal […]
SGU Season 2, Episode 2: “Aftermath”. In the most recent episode, “Aftermath”, it is revealed that Dr. Rush has secretly gained control over Desinty’s various systems and can now direct the ship to drop out of faster-than-light (ftl) travel at will. Realizing that essential supplies are running dangerously low on board the vessel Rush directs […]
You might ask why Professor Fermi is relevant to this blog. The short answer is particle shock acceleration or diffused shock acceleration are terms which often refer to Fermi Acceleration, which describes “the acceleration that charged particles undergo when reflected by a magnetic mirror”. This is thought to be the primary mechanism by which particles gain energy beyond the thermal energy in astrophysical shock waves.
+Rec is a 2007 Spanish language horror movie which was remade in 2008 as the English language Quarantine. The two films are remarkably similar. In both the original Spanish version and the US English version, the film follows TV reporter Angela Vidal and her camera man as they document day to day (or night to night) activities of a local fire department.
You know I can’t resist an awesomely bad science fiction movie. I haven’t seen this one in a few years so I thought it was about time to suffer though it reflect upon its urgent warning one more time. Damnation Alley capitalizes on cold war era fears of global nuclear war and features both Jan-Michael Vincent(Air Wolf) and George Peppard (The A-team). Despite the fact that both of these actors were big in 80’s TV action shows, this movie isn’t as awesome as Air wolf or the A-team.
There is a new trailer out for the scifi film Skyline. The basic premise is that NASA sent a message deep into space, where aliens live. And they got the message: Delicious humans still available on Earth? Yum! I don’t actually know that the aliens in this film eat people but really, what else are […]