Dr Erin Macdonald is an astrophysicist who teaches people about the science behind science fiction at cons and on her Youtube channel. In this episode we talk with Dr Erin and discuss the importance of science, how scientists and fandom engage each other, and inspirational figures in sci-fi. We also
JC and Rita tackle Ghost in the Shell, anime vs. live action. They also interview R. Alan Siler Co-Director of the Doctor Who Convention WHOlanta. Plus, Doctor Who Season 10 Episode 2 – Smile and more rapid fire.
The Cigar Nerds Episode 37: Groovy. This week our nerds open up the Necronomicon and raises some deadites as they discuss season one of Ash vs Evil Dead. Grab your boom stick and gas up your chain saw hand. In science we look at the real X-Files, look into Planet
No scifi news this week but in it’s place, I am reviewing the return of The X-Files Season 10 Episodes 1 & 2.
JC and Rita geek out over the return of the X-Files and Steven Moffat’s departure from Doctor Who. Plus the duo review Series 9 of Doctor Who.
We three geeks including Cary the Metal Geek, Dave and George spent the weekend of September 19 and 20, 2015 at a convention put together by the folks from Comicpalooza called Houston FanFair. This episode was recorded live from the show floor and includes interviews with Ming Chen from AMC’s
Given the recent (totally awesome!) news that the X-Files will be back, however briefly, I feel the urge to re-iterate my old idea (previously discussed here in a time travel post) given that there’s a possibility for change! When a show’s over, it’s usually over, there’s no going back, and
JC and Rita are back and we celebrate the 10th anniversary of Doctor Who emerging from the Time War and back on our televisions. On March 26th, 2005, Doctor Who “Rose” introduced the Doctor to a new audience. It began a rise of the show to heights never before seen.
I don’t mind time travel. I like it to make sense, but how would I know, exactly, what that would look like? I was once reading some reviews of Looper, which, frankly, I found to be quite a respectable depiction of time travel, as I understand it, which I don’t,
The truth is no longer out there, it is on Earth Station One! We continue the Countdown to Halloween as former cigarette-smoking host Mike Gordon is joined by skeptic Mike Faber, believer and award-winning author Bobby Nash, and lone gunman Thomas Deja, to declassify one of the most influential TV
Transmissions From Atlantis 47: Connnnnnnn! DragonCon’s Dan Carroll, San Diego Comic Con News and Pacific Rim
We go Con crazy this week with all the news from San Diego Comic Con. We let you in on all the important stuff you need to know. We also continue our preparation for DragonCon as we have an interview with DragonCon’s Director of Media Relations Dan Carroll. We give
Transmissions From Atlantis Episode 30 – Nancy A. Collins Speaks, Captain Jack and the Fall of the Eleventh for the 50th
JC and Rita are back for another fun filled episode of Transmissions From Atlantis. This week, the founder of the movement to boycott DragonCon, award winning Horror novelist Nancy A. Collins, joins the dynamic duo as well as ESO’s Mike Faber for a though-provoking discussion on Edward Kramer and DragonCon.