of dragons and starships – Episode 36 – You Are My Sunshine…

is-it-just-me-or-is-sunshine-the-best-sci-fi-flick-of-the-century-113419-470-75of dragons and starships – Episode 36 – You Are My Sunshine…

Angus follows a UFO to it’s logical path and goes on a drinking binge with Straker. CJ reminisces about hot blonde yeomans in space. And together, we’re the super twins!

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In the News

With sadness

Nigel Terry has departed.

http://www.theguardian.com/stage/2015/may/03/nigel-terry

Trek veteran Janice Rand played by Grace Whitney has also passed into the void.

http://www.yourcentralvalley.com/story/d/story/breaking-news-grace-lee-whitney-janice-rand-of-sta/59006/FOK2_p3fKUezOgKbksZ8_A#.VUaxrBQWwMo.facebook

X-Men:  Apocalypse_Nightcrawler

http://www.comicbookmovie.com/fansites/markcassidycbm/news/?a=119699

Assassin’s Creed to start shooting in September with Fassbender.

http://www.ew.com/article/2015/05/01/assassins-creed-michael-fassbender-september

Hmm?  ISS to get laser weapon…tool to remove orbital debris.  Interesting.  Who sold this one?

http://www.space.com/29271-space-station-laser-cannon-orbital-debris.html?adbid=10152789940936466&adbpl=fb&adbpr=17610706465&cmpid=514630_20150501_44971916&short_code=2wn6j

How Joss Whedon feels about the Hulking Marvel movement.

http://www.newsarama.com/24256-joss-whedon-why-the-hulk-is-a-werewolf-why-marvel-shouldn-t-do-planet-hulk.html

Just when you think people have given up on how to make a really cool technology into a reality, something like this pops up.  I want to go all the way to the top with a stop at lingerie.

http://copernicus.exosphe.re/

EmEngine.

Another revolutionary design being ”leaked” as in development from NASA.  The Inventor pull the rug out from them by stating that private industry is significantly ahead of NASA.  Wow.  Makes you wonder why we are not looking at new Dodges, Fords, Audis, Subarus…Sikorskys, Bells,…, Boeings,…with EmEngines.  Who stands to gain by squashing energy efficiency?  Grrrrrrrrrrr!

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/nasa-validates-emdrive-roger-shawyer-says-aerospace-industry-needs-watch-out-1499141

Human 3.0?

http://www.physics-astronomy.com/2014/12/10-technologies-that-could-make-humans.html#.VT-5sZNUX-c
Questions of the week

What is your favorite super power from comics?

 

Books, Comic books, Audiobooks, TV, Vintage SciFi TV, Movies

 

Comic books

Aquaman:  Vol. 2 The Others

https://angus48.wordpress.com/2015/05/02/comic-book-review-under-the-sea/

 

Audiobooks

The Mark of Koban

by Stephen W. Bennett

https://angus48.wordpress.com/2015/05/03/audiobook-review-bring-on-the-gene-mods/

 

Vintage SciFi TV

I had a mini-marathon of UFO

Reason?  My 21 year old son actually put down his iPhone and was sitting up enjoying watching these, with much snark.

 

S1E14 – Confetti Check A OK https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUmN_ihKsiU&index=14&list=PLiaQGDce_8bVp12e4lqlZyFO1enQSaBWq
S1E15 – ESP https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXT2S2vdJsk&list=PLiaQGDce_8bVp12e4lqlZyFO1enQSaBWq&index=15
S1E16 – Kill Straker https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qnFRqsw52q8&list=PLiaQGDce_8bVp12e4lqlZyFO1enQSaBWq&index=16

 

Movie of the Week

Sunshine  Get your tan on!

Indie SciFi Film, Oohrah!

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0448134/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YZ2-xR54UDU

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