Category Archives: Television

The Cryptography of SG:U “Human”

My apologies for the long hiatus — my thesis took over for a while, as did splitting off a new, science-only site GeoMika. It’s time to finish off posts that have languished for far too long in the “Drafts” folder. … Continue reading

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The Geology of SG:U, “Air”

As promised, this is a look at the chemistry and geology presented in the pilot episode of Stargate: Universe, “Air” (part 1, 2, 3). Our heroes are on a spaceship with a life support system with a non-functional filtration system, … Continue reading

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Stargate: Universe, “Air”

Did you see the premiere last night? No? If you’re stateside, SyFy is streaming episodes, and for others in northern lands of snow & Stargates, Space has our backs. Once you decide you love the series, iTunes will let you … Continue reading

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Stargate: Universe is coming!

I’ve finally figured out how to watch the premiere of Stargate: Universe despite my lack of both T.V. and cable. Sure, I’ll be a bit delayed and watching in lower-resolution, but I’ll still get to watch!

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I remember watching a series of commercials for the SciFi T.V. network back in the day that featured the word “if” having “scifi” fade in around it. It was compelling for me, both for its graphic simplicity and for being … Continue reading

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New show: “Science of Scifi”

The science of scifi game is getting popular — a new tv series using a hybridized format of “Mythbusters”-meets-“How It Works” will explore the science behind various scifi gizmos.

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