Simon Pegg and Nick Frost reveal their greatest creation: scifi writer …

The funniest character from Simon Pegg and Nick Frost's Paul isn't the little gray alien — it's Jeffrey Tambor's Adam Shadowchild. We interviewed Pegg and Frost and got the backstory on Tambor's arrogant science fiction author. [io9] » 3/18/11 5:20pm 3/18/11 5:20pm

A Psychoactive Drug That’s Spread Through Unprotected Sex with Men

You're a nefarious supervillian and you want to transform this city into a hive of mind-controlled minions. But you also need the element of surprise. Two new scientific studies offer a possible solution: behavior-changing proteins in sperm! [io9] » 3/17/11 1:20pm 3/17/11 1:20pm