Month: July 2012

Seal Flu Mutation Raises Fears

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i09 have uploaded an ominous article on the mutation of the H3N8 virus, a type of bird flu that has successfully mutated to seals and is causing havoc. The mutation raises fears that a similar process could occur in humans, […]

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Third Hobbit Film Confirmed

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It’s been coming.  It’s been talked about.  Now it’s been confirmed: there will be a third Hobbit film.  It appears Jackson et al. wish to ‘flesh out’ the story with additional materials to make it more ‘complete’. Cash grab?  Or an excellent […]

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Avengers TV show being discussed

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According to Nellie Andreeva over at Deadline.com, preliminary discussions are underway with regards to bringing Marvel’s Avengers to the television screen. The talks seem to be at an embryonic stage – or as Andreeva puts it, “a kernal of an idea” – and […]

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Sci-Fi’s Most Memorable Prisons

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There’s a nice little article over at Giant Freakin’ Robot, commenting on the most memorable prisons in sci-fi. Have to say, it’s hard to look past Rura Penthe, but I’d imagine the prison from The Dark Knight Rises should probably appear somewhere […]

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Matt Damon: “Why play by the rules?”

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Matt Damon, appearing in the upcoming sci-fi film Elysium, has finished filming a story about the ultra-rich leaving a dying Earth, to inhabit an orbiting platform, free of poverty and disease. In today’s recession-hit world, we don’t have the luxury of […]

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