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The Invasion (2007)

Previous adaptations of Jack Finney’s novel The Body Snatchers (1954) had cannily reflected something of the times in which they’d been made. Don Siegal’s 1956… 770 more words

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Science Sunday

VX Explained

Following the assassination of Kim Jung-Nam, half brother to North Korea’s current dictator Kim Jung-Un, last month at Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur airport, I thought it might be worthwhile to explore what VX nerve gas, Mr. 218 more words

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Why Technology Can't Save Us From An Alien Invasion!

Technology can’t save us from an alien invasion. There, I said it. Technology has brought us closer together by letting us access information a million miles away in a second. 323 more words

2012: The War for Souls

2012: The War for Souls by Whitley Streiber.

Horrifying multiverse demon apocalypse. Twisty, violent, confused metaphor for faithlessness.

October 30, 1938: Just Me and My Radio

It’s easy from the comfort of our 21st century recliners to dismiss the mass hysteria of an earlier generation as so many Chicken Littles or Turkey Lurkeys, afraid of their own shadows. 544 more words

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October 24, 1886: Aliens, the South American Way

It was a dark and stormy night — “rainy ;and tempestuous” as one observer would describe it. Of course, rain and tempest would not be that unusual for a place like Maracaibo, Venezuela. 300 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac