‘Wanderers’ – A short film by Erik Wernquist

Riley Sproul Ideas, Science, Space Leave a Comment

I’m not familiar with Erik Wernquist, but I’ll certainly be looking into his other projects after writing this post! This short film takes a Carl Sagan quote, from Pale Blue Dot (a book you must read) and expands it into a cinematic adventure. As the opening caption states, each location …

‘Wanderers’ – A short film by Erik Wernquist was last modified: November 30th, 2014 by Riley Sproul

Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens

David Rainsberger II Space Leave a Comment

It is finally happening. Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens is releasing next year and we could not be more excited.  Star Wars has been a cornerstone of science fiction that seems to be unique in its capacity to captivate audiences of all ages. I can think of …

Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens was last modified: November 28th, 2014 by David Rainsberger II

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Rosetta Comet sounds like something out of the movies!

Steve Ankney Science, Space 2 Comments

While perusing my Facebook feed this morning I came across this awesome sound clip from our newest ESA adventure, the Rosetta mission. Not only are the sounds incredibly unsettling but they also remind me of the many alien flicks available (Signs, Predator, Alien, etc.). Regardless I found it interesting and apparently …

Rosetta Comet sounds like something out of the movies! was last modified: November 24th, 2014 by Steve Ankney

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Isaac Asimov’s Foundation Series Adapted for Television

David Rainsberger II Science, Space Leave a Comment

One of the greatest works in science fiction is rumored to be filmed as a television adaptation. The Foundation Series written by Isaac Asimov stands the test of time as a seminal work in science fiction. So when I read they were finally thinking of working it into a television …

Isaac Asimov’s Foundation Series Adapted for Television was last modified: November 23rd, 2014 by David Rainsberger II

Rosetta mission a success!

Riley Sproul Science, Space, Technology 2 Comments

Dweebs young and old can let out a sigh of relief, the Rosetta lander has (as of 10 minutes ago) officially touched down on the surface of Comet67P! History was made this morning. More details are on the way.  And if you haven’t seen this short film, I suggest you …

Rosetta mission a success! was last modified: November 12th, 2014 by Riley Sproul