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The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies Trailer

The teaser trailer for The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is here!

And be sure to watch for Dwarves riding war-goats.

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Leaked Star Wars Footage!

New leaked Star Wars footage from the Frankfurt airport in Germany. And before you ask, of course it’s a joke. But it demonstrates some really good CGI work by the creators of this little film. Thumbs up!

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Elon Musk Donates to Tesla Museum

Awesome news from Matthew Inman, creator of the Oatmeal webcomic – tech billionaire Tony Stark Elon Musk has just promised to donate $1 million dollars to the Tesla Museum at Wardenclyff! ABC News also has some information about Elon Musk’s donation as well. Hurrah!

Oh, and don’t forget to checkout the Oatmeal’s brilliant info-comic on Tesla: the Greatest Geek Who Ever Lived.


Interstellar Trailer

Here’s the trailer for the upcoming Christopher Nolan film, Interstellar, which comes out this November. It’s hard to tell much about the movie itself, but this could very well be a great sci-fi drama, assuming it’s done right. We’ll just have to see!

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Star Wars Trailer Mash-up

While most of us are just waiting for the new Star Wars films to come out, some fans are still hard at work coming up with brilliant new ways to showcase the original films. One such fan-made trailer is this brilliant mash-up of the original trilogy footage to the Guardians of the Galaxy trailer track. What results is pure awesomeness! You have to see it to believe it.

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Warp Drive, Mr. Sulu

Looks like the folk at NASA’s Eagleworks are still hard at work on a possibly plausible faster-than-light system, generally known as an Alcubbierre drive, which is sort-of similar to the warp drive of Star Trek fame.

If you have an hour to kill, take a look at this informative talk by NASA’s Advanced Propulsion Lead, Dr. Harold White. (It starts off a little rocky, as they seem to be having some technical difficulties, so just be patient for the first few minutes).

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