Come on George, you're missing a perfect opportunity to tie together science and science fiction. In 2010 Odyssey Two, the sequel to Kubrick's classic, Jupiter becomes a second sun, with its own miniature solar system of moons now warmed by the burning gas giant. It's a gift from benign aliens. But they leave clear…
Nested threads alienate people who aren't that web-savvy. But one level of indentation, such as that we use to display replies, might be okay.
Ha. A man after my own heart.
Either you're going to have to scroll or you're going to have to click. Some people say the first thread is so long that the second gets buried. But then others complain they have to click in to see what's going on. We think we have a decent compromise, but it will take a few more days to work through.
Annalee, io9 had better be right this time! Robocop will be our Valentine's Day outing. (Yeah, we're a bit dudey like that.) Charlie Jane's generous coverage of Prometheus led us astray. It was only after the movie was released that you admitted that it was one of the worst SF movies of the year. Read more
The first European settlers of the Americas weren't competent either. They didn't know where they were going. The maps and navigation were primitive. The ships were tiny and unsuited to oceanic voyages. European crops weren't suited to the climate or soil. Early settlements failed. Read more