Science Fiction

Evening dedicated to the 100th birthday of Polish science fiction writer Stanislaw Lem at the Maksud Ibragimbekov Creativity Center in Baku (PHOTO)

BAKOU, Azerbaijan, September 17 Tendency: An evening dedicated to the 100th birthday of Polish philosopher, futurist and science fiction writer, winner of domestic and foreign awards, Stanislav Lem was held at the Maksud Ibragimbekov Creativity Center. The event was organized by the Maksud Ibrahimbekov Creativity Center, the Polish International Science …

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Rogue exmoons | astrobites

Title: On the detection of exomoons passing through isolated objects of planetary mass Author: Mary Anne Limbach, Johanna M. Vos, Joshua N. Winn, Rene Heller, Jeffrey C. Mason, Adam C. Schneider and Fei Dai Institution of the first author: Department of Physics and Astronomy, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, …

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Bhuj, Shershaah and more

The month of August has brought some splendid shows, films and series for all audiences that are slated to hit the digital space this week. Hot, stirring content ranges from action, romance to sci-fi, including Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Bhuj: the pride of India, modern love among others. Take note of the …

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5 sci-fi movies to stream right now

Before you jump in to one of this month’s off-the-beaten-path sci-fi picks, check out the “Trump vs. the Illuminati” trailer. The plot summary begins with “Chinese Clone of 45th US President Donald J. Trump Survives Destruction of Earth,” and that’s about all you need to know. ‘Aniara’ Stream it on …

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Why Zoe Saldana’s futuristic roles matter

[ad_1] Zoe Saldana told Time magazine in 2017 that she prefers movie roles in the future because they empower women. the guardians of the galaxy star thinks it’s a way to channel hope. We take a look at Saldana’s best futuristic and sci-fi roles. Saldana once said that roles defined …

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PlayStation Vita Resistance original title and pitch leak

[ad_1] The PlayStation Vita Resistance 2012 game was originally going to have a different name and other tweaks, according to leaked documents. Recently leaked pitch documents shed light on the 2012 Resistance game for Sony’s large handheld at the time, the PlayStation Vita. The presentation documents relate to the last …

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The world’s largest planetarium opens in Shanghai

[ad_1] 00:36 The Shanghai Astronomical Museum, the world’s largest planetarium, officially opened on Saturday and will welcome the public from Sunday. Covering approximately 58,600 square meters, the museum is located in the Lingang Special Zone of the China Pilot Free Trade Zone (Shanghai). It is a branch of the Shanghai …

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#EcoTrends: Scientists Capture Rare Images of ‘Transparent’ Glass Octopus with Transparent Body (VIDEO) | The Weather Channel – Articles de The Weather Channel

[ad_1] In a dog-eating dog world like ours, every creature must find some way or another to ensure its survival. Some achieve this by being the strongest and fittest in their environment, while others are forced to rely on tact and deception to avoid detection. Today, in a stunning capture, …

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Voyager Star Details Cut Neelix & Kes Breakup Scene

[ad_1] Star Trek: Voyager’s Ethan Philips talks about Neelix and Kes’ “beautifully written” breakup scene that was filmed, but never aired. Star Trek: Voyager Star Ethan Phillips said the Neelix and Kes breakup scene was cut. The science fiction television series aired from 1995 to 2001 over seven seasons. As …

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The 12 Cannes films that we can’t wait to see

[ad_1] After canceling in 2020, the Cannes Film Festival kicks off again today, offering a sample of some of the best international cinemas, with a touch of Hollywood glam. The festival will be weirder, perhaps quieter this year, with lots of health protocols and around fifty percent fewer attendees. But …

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What freedom can governments guarantee?

[ad_1] Through David K. Johnson, Ph.D., the college king Some philosophers, like Jean-Jacques Rousseau, have reflected on how governments can guarantee freedom. Rousseau argued that if our desires are contrary to the “common good,” they should be corrected. One should be “forced to be free”. Forced to master our lower …

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What to watch: Lovecraft Country

[ad_1] I postponed Lovecraft Country for a few months and I regret it completely. I bunged the entire first season in less than a week and I was surprised. If you’re a subscriber to HBO Max, this show is a great must-see shock that makes the monthly subscription worth every …

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Hugo’s administration team resigns – Locus Online

[ad_1] The 2021 Hugo Awards administration team – consisting of Kathy Bond, Kat Jones, Cassidy Riddlebarger, Marguerite Smith and Nicholas Whyte – posted an declaration announcing their resignation: The Hugo 2021 administration team joined on short notice earlier this year. We were committed to the words of DisCon III President …

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Author Simon Rowell’s new book “Future Perfect” is a gripping sci-fi tale set in a futuristic world where a man’s winning the lottery changes the course of humanity.

[ad_1] CAPE CORAL, Florida (PRWEB) June 22, 2021 Simon Rowell, a computer scientist who has spent half his career at the European Space Agency, has completed his new book “Future Perfect”: An Adventurous Work of Science Fiction. After a three-decade career in the IT industry, Rowell has decided to look …

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You Must Watch The Best Sci-Fi Musical On HBO Max ASAP

[ad_1] Throughout the 80s, director Julien Temple has strived to update the joyous spectacle of classic Hollywood musical for the younger generations. His first love was punk music; young Englishman, he had played with the Sex Pistols and made their false documentary The great rock’n’roll scam, released in 1980. Almost …

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Rochester Public Library: PRIDE Month

[ad_1] ROCHESTER – Several of our current exhibits celebrate Pride Month and showcase films and books featuring diverse and inclusive characters. We have several Pride exhibits throughout the library, including the Teen Room, BIO Room, and a DVD exhibit in the movie theater. When you are browsing, take a look …

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Genres roundup – the best new science fiction

[ad_1] The beginnings of Susannah Wise This fragile Earth (Gollancz, £ 14.99) opens with a low-key slow-burning streak as the heroine Signy and her six-year-old son Jed realize that all of their near-world tech has suddenly and mysteriously failed. The ice in the freezer has melted. The phones do not …

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The Bible, throughout history, speaks to reality

[ad_1] For years, I’ve observed how difficult it is to communicate with people through statements of fact, but it’s only now that I understand why we struggle to make choices based entirely on facts. factual information. If you notice it, successful politicians know that most of us would rather be …

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PW talks with Alexandra Kleeman

[ad_1] At Kleeman Something new under the sun (Hogarth, August), a writer attends the film adaptation of his novel and, with a former child star, tries to unravel the secrets of WAT-R, a synthetic water-based product. What inspired Something new under the sun? I spent a formative part of my …

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How sci-fi ensemble stories humanize space

[ad_1] For May and Lam, it helped that their ensemble cast was written by an ensemble itself. “The fact that we were both working on them really helped them come to life,” says Lam. “Their voices were easier to differentiate because we often took the lead of a certain character. …

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Real-life portals connect people over 300 miles away

[ad_1] A new duo of high-tech portals has appeared in Vilnius, Lithuania, and Lublin, Poland as a sci-fi movie. Inspired (in part) by the loss of travel and human connection experienced during the pandemic, the large circular eyes contain giant screens and cameras. Remember something Star gate, this installation called …

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Drawing on familiar models, American climate fiction fuels outdated ideas about modern migration – Art-et-culture News, Firstpost

[ad_1] Highlighting the shortcomings of cli-fi does not mean undermining its important contributions to environmental activism. These are stories that want to do more than sound the alarm. California wildfires. Image via Shutterstock By Bryan Yazell Typically set in the future, climate fiction (or “cli-fi”) presents the disastrous consequences of …

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The evolution of brain-computer interface devices

[ad_1] Dr Sal Iaquinta The idea of ​​controlling something outside of your body using just your mind sounds like science fiction, but it’s slowly becoming scientific reality thanks to the brain-computer interface. This is not really new. Some of you may remember in 2005 hearing about researchers who surgically implanted …

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Lewandowski breaks Mueller’s 49-year record

[ad_1] Published on: 05/22/2021 – 20:46Amended: 05/22/2021 – 20:44 Berlin (AFP) Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski said he felt like he was in a ‘sci-fi movie‘ after scoring his 41st Bundesliga goal of the season to break the league record on Saturday Gerd Mueller, 49, in one campaign. Lewandowski hit …

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Billions of cicadas about to emerge

[ad_1] COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) – Sifting through a dirt-laden shovel in a suburban backyard, Michael Raupp and Paula Shrewsbury find their career: a cicada nymph. And then another. And another. And four more. In perhaps a third of a square foot of land, entomologists at the University of Maryland find …

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Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce: May 4

[ad_1] May 4, 2021 For many science fiction enthusiasts, today is commonly known as Star Wars Day. For Gwinnett’s bedroom, today eclipses a year of COVID-free return to work. Fourteen months ago, the world counted with a global pandemic that reinvented almost every aspect of life: family, friends, work, health, …

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HELL trailer preview number 1

[ad_1] While not directly involved in the series, John Carpenter’s style is omnipresent in these spooky comics. John Carpenter’s Science Fiction Tales: HELL released their debut issue last week, and now they’ve revealed a trailer in order to grab their readers and get new fans. The series was inspired by …

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How Hollywood Movies and TV Shows Impact Real Science

[ad_1] While the on-screen representations of expandable mutants or a dinosaur terrorizing the toilet may seem completely unrelated to actual research, film and television production crews have spent decades searching for scientists to verify scripts and special effects. Driven by the sci-fi boom from the 1970s, Hollywood has since sought …

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