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The Martian Cast & ISS Crew Chat

File 770 has a nice roundup of ten clips from and about The Martian, ranging from teasers and trailers to interviews and talks. The coolest is perhaps a 20-some minute call between two The Martian actors and two of six members of the International Space Station crew: 71 more words

Ooh, Shiny!

Battle of the n armies (where n is a number greater than five)

(Warning: contains spoilers, but not about The Hobbit.)

So. I have, at long last, watched the final one of Peter Jackson’s Hobbit films. Now, I am not going to bother listing differences between the film and the book: that is a pointless exercise in misunderstanding, nor am I going to make an interminable list of grievances (actually, I am going to put a short list in the final paragraph, where no one has to read them), but I do want to reflect on the nature of the film. 713 more words


October 2015 Movie Preview: Happy Days Are Here Again

E: I don’t want to sound too dewy eyed, but thank heaven for October. And not just any October, but this beautiful, Oscar contender-filled October. 6,073 more words


Moby, Master of Multimedia

 Moby Dick is everywhere these days: movies, comic strips, even opera! Now that you’ve got a few chapters under your belt, take a study break in the company of some wildly clever and talented… 209 more words


Whitewashing Epidemic

Hi everyone,

So I was going to start posting things and introducing myself after my exams to avoid procrastinating. But after hearing the news of a Hollywood adaptation of popular anime and manga “Death Note” I couldn’t stop myself. 158 more words


Science Lessons

I have added science lessons for grades K-1 for adaptations on my Science Lessons page. Click here to view the page!