Monthly Archives: March 2018

Science Literacy

Here is an easy to understand series on science literacy  …  i want to address today the views on conspiracy theories. Drummmmm rollllllllll………. Needless the say “conspiracy theories” while sound like great fun “what ifs”, it is when these theories … Continue reading

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The Scarlet Empress (1934)

The Scarlet Empress (Josef von Sternberg, 1934), with Marlene Dietrich, John Lodge, Sam Jaffe. This is supposed to be an American historical drama about the life of Catherine the Great. Not sure on all the historical part, what I want … Continue reading

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Silky Anteater

Absolutely adorable……… Silky anteater https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silky_anteater Six New Tiny Anteater Species Found—Hiding in Plain Sight https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2017/12/anteaters-animals-brazil-new-species/ The Silky Anteater is Just Ridiculous – io9 – Gizmodo https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-silky-anteater-is-just-ridiculous-1729369525            

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The Epic Of Gilgamesh In Sumerian

Enjoy the following few lines of the Gilgamesh as it would had sounded in Sumerian

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I Am Suzanne (1933)

This must be the week of weird “Devil” movies. First there was ‘L’inferno’, which for the date is surprising the graphics and content. One woudl think a bit more restrained but nope,  And now  “I Am Suzanne” (933) staring Lilian Harvey, Gene … Continue reading

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‘L’inferno’ (1911)

‘L’inferno’ (1911) was the first full-length Italian film. Directed by Francesco Bertolini, Adolfo Padovan and Giuseppe de Liguoro. The film also get credit for  being the first movie in gore cinema, with mutilations, demons, and varied forms of punishments.  The … Continue reading

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Faraday Bag

So I am reading this article about Christopher Steele  from the New Yorker  and see this “Faraday bag—a pouch, of military-tested double-grade fabric, designed to block signal detection” … sounds so mysterious and spy gadget perfection that is just fun … Continue reading

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