Tag Archive: Video

Apr 30 2009

World Builder

This short video is pretty much sheer genius. The filmmaker really gets VR; as well as the extra dimensions which VR can add to human angles. World Builder from Bruce Branit on Vimeo.

Jun 03 2008

Manta Ray Blimp

Yeah… It flaps it’s ‘wings’.

Mar 25 2008

Songs for after the Singularity: The Humans are Dead

Aug 04 2007

Masters of Science Fiction

Apparently ABC is producing a new four part SF Anthology series based on short stories by some of the genre greats. The first episode appears tonight, from a story by John Kessel. Upcoming episodes adapt stories by Howard Fast, Robert Heinlein, and Harlan Ellison. There isn’t any more information on the official ABC Masters of …

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Jun 12 2007

RIP Mr. Wizard

Mr. Wizard, aka Don Herbert has passed away from multiple myeloma. Dang… Over at the Makezine Blog, Phillip Torrone is soliciting comments and rememberences of Mr. Wizard.

May 08 2007

Afterworld

Afterworld is: A fully-immersive, interactive science fiction series including 130 (2-1/2 minute) daily episodes. A new kind of computer-animated entertainment that goes deeper, blending video games, graphic novels and anime into one dynamic experience. Translated from sales-speak: Afterworld is a computer animated (machinima) episodic video designed to be consumed in tiny bits. (Therefore, perfect for …

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May 05 2007

Richard Feynman speaks of beauty

Richard Feynman – Ode on a Flower There are more clips from the same interview.

Jan 25 2007

A girl like me

This is going to make some waves I think… Back in 1954 psychologists Kenneth and Mamie Clark conducted a test with black children using dolls; one white, one black. The test showed that the children preferred the white dolls and ascribed more positive qualities to them. This finding was so explosive that it helped to …

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Jan 16 2007

Stephenson’s ‘The Diamond Age’ to be a Sci Fi Channel minseries

According to Sci Fi Wire, among other new shows in development for the Sci Fi channel is a six-hour miniseries based on ‘The Diamond Age’ by Neal Stephenson. Produced by, of all people, George Clooney: When a prominent member of society concludes that the futuristic civilization in which he lives is stifling creativity, he commissions …

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Jan 13 2007

Gollum and Smeagol sing Barry White

This mashup is absolutely brilliant!

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