Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Essays , Commentary, and Insights

**WARNING: This article contains spoilers for the Secret Empire storyline. Proceed at your own risk** Captain America, Marvel Comics’ stalwart sentinel of liberty, has been at the center of controversy since he was revealed to have been a lifelong agent of the terrorist organization Hydra on the final page of ...

Editor’s Note: This article contains spoilers for the movie The Love Witch. Read at your own peril. Witches have been part of literature from the very beginning. Female connection to supernatural powers can be drawn directly from Medea all the way to modern stories such as The Witch and Charmed. ...

Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from the author’s master’s thesis. It has been edited for style and length. To read the full work, go here. At the beginning of “The Thing on the Doorstep,” Daniel Upton, the story’s narrator, has murdered his friend Edward Derby. Years before, Derby ...

Speculative Insights from the Web...

View all “Comics and Superheroes” feeds…

  • textsfromsuperheroes: Andrew: One of the points of this movie…
    textsfromsuperheroes: Andrew: One of the points of this movie that I would have liked them to lean harder on is the fact that Joel and Clementine are both the worst for each other. For example, on your first date, don’t do a B&E! How about that? In their first meeting they go to that beach house that she breaks into and she starts stealing wine and stuff. Later he’s like, I left, I shouldn’t have, ... Read more...
    Source: Texts from SuperheroesPublished on Friday, July 21st, 2017
  • The 13th Doctor is here!
    And she looks badass.   Meet the Thirteenth Doctor #DoctorWho #Doctor13 pic.twitter.com/txHGz9tJEe GARD Pro Not Registered — Doctor Who Official (@bbcdoctorwho) July 16, 2017 Jodie Whittaker is an wonderful English actress who has appeared in television and film since (at least) 2006. We became aware of her during her heart-wrenching performance as Beth Latimer on [...] The post The 13th Doctor is here! appeared first on What'cha Reading?. ... Read more...
    Source: Whatcha ReadingPublished on Sunday, July 16th, 2017By Chuck Suffel
  • Alicia Vikander Talks Playing Lara Croft in 2018’s “Tomb Raider.”
    Alicia Vikander talks playing Lara Croft in “Tomb Raider” reboot. While we still have just under a year until Tomb Raider opens in theaters next March, actress Alicia Vikander has spoken to EW about playing the iconic adventurer in their San Diego Comic Con special. “She has all the fierce, tough, curious, intelligent traits, but we’ve stripped [...] The post Alicia Vikander Talks Playing Lara Croft in 2018’s “Tomb Raider.” appeared first on What'cha Reading?. ... Read more...
    Source: Whatcha ReadingPublished on Thursday, July 13th, 2017By Steven Biscotti
1 8 9 10 11

View all “Comics and Superheroes” feeds…

View all “Space and The Cosmos” feeds…

  • From Mars Rover: Panorama Above ‘Perseverance Valley’
    NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity recorded a panoramic view before entering the upper end of a fluid-carved valley that descends the inner slope of a crater's rim. ... Read more...
    Source: NASA – JPLPublished on Thursday, July 20th, 2017
  • Smallest particles and the vastness of the universe connected
    Are density distributions of the vast universe and the nature of smallest particles related? Scientists have now revealed the connection between those two aspects, and argued that our universe could be used as a particle physics 'collider' to study the high energy particle physics. Their findings mark the first step of cosmological collider phenomenology and pave the way for future discovery of new physics unknown yet to humankind. ... Read more...
    Source: Science Daily – Fringe – SpacePublished on Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
  • Space sound waves around Earth: Electrons whistle while they work?
    NASA's Van Allen Probes have observed a new population of space sound waves, called plasmaspheric hiss, which are important in removing high-energy particles from around Earth that can damage satellites. ... Read more...
    Source: Science Daily – Fringe – SpacePublished on Monday, July 17th, 2017
1 8 9 10 11 12

View all “Space and The Cosmos” feeds…