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Ridley Scott to start work on 'Alien: Covenant' sequel soon

Ridley Scott to start work on 'Alien: Covenant' sequel soon

It may have confounded most upon its release but the sublime mind-bender has gained a cult and eventually popular following over the years. In a bid to make amends to fans alienated by Prometheus' barely-there link to the series, director/producer Scott has included a more familiar creature design and plot beats that are obvious nods to other series entries.


Massive lava waves spotted on Jupiter's moon Io

Massive lava waves spotted on Jupiter's moon Io

In stark contrast to Io, Europa is covered in ice, which reflects very little sunlight when viewed through infrared wavelengths. One possibility was the lava was the result of regular eruptions spewing out of Loki Patera itself. The map showed temperatures varied across the lake from 270 Kelvin (minus 3.1 Celsius) in the west to 330 Kelvin (56 degrees Celsius) in the southeast.


Syfy Orders Superman Prequel KRYPTON To Series

Syfy Orders Superman Prequel KRYPTON To Series

The Syfy TV channel has announced several new upcoming shows, and is planning a "reboot" for mid-June, when it will refresh its look and officially launch a new website aimed at fans of science-fiction shows. Goyer and Ian Goldberg ( Once Upon a Time ) wrote the pilot which was directed by McCarthy. However, as the ship closes in on its destination, it becomes apparent that the Nightflyer's onboard AI and its elusive captain - with mysterious motivations - may be leading the crew on a ...


Steve Harvey Told Staff in Email to Never Approach Him

Steve Harvey Told Staff in Email to Never Approach Him

He notes that if anyone would like to speak with him, they must schedule an appointment, and that his new rules are due to being "taken advantage of by my lenient policy in the past". Later, he described the daily interruptions to ET: "Look, man, I'm in my makeup chair, they walk in the room". Harvey is moving his syndicated program to Los Angeles, and the new series will premiere September 12.


More than a year later, Fox finally confirms NEW MUTANTS stars

More than a year later, Fox finally confirms NEW MUTANTS stars

New Mutants will follow Magik and Wolfsbane, with the yet-to-be-cast mutants Cannonball, Moonstar, and Sunspot. As was previously rumoured, and all but confirmed, both Maisie Williams and Anya Taylor-Joy have snagged roles in the spinoff, playing Wolfsbane (who has the ability to turn into a wolf, as the name implies) and Magik (who can teleport, among other things), respectively.



Keep the faith, former PM Brown tells Labour activists as defeat looms

Firstly, we shouldn't forget that plenty of "right wing" populist policies are also popular (on immigration, law and order, welfare and so on) and secondly, popular policies are not enough to win elections. How can they represent the people of Sunderland when they are still of the same mind. Polling suggests that the brand of left-wing populism that Corbyn represents could have broad appeal and translate to an electoral surge, similar to the surprise grassroots support for Bernie Sanders in ...