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2019 Gaming Review Guide: PDP Gaming Products
But at least it does a faster job than just using the USB port. Credit: PDD Gaming Finally, the awesome one we haven't been able to put down is the MARS Lightcon & IR Station This is basically VR without the headset, as you use the camera attachment on your Xbox One to read where these special[...]
NASA Finds "Star Trek" Image On Mars, Your Move Lucasfilm
Their HiRISE camera (part of the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter) took a picture of "dune casts" on the surface of Mars that look remarkably similar to the Starfleet logo from Star Trek. While the scientists claim that the phenomena is naturally occurring and any similarity to the Starfleet badge a "coincidence," the CBS All Access public relations[...]
Revisiting the MARS Arcade Shooter From PDP at PX East 2019
Clear back at E3, PDP (Performance Designed Products) introduced us to their new MARS system This time around at PAX East, we wanted to see where it was at If you're not familiar with this system, the company has made a camera that monitors your television while you use up to four pistol-like guns to[...]
'Resident Alien': Doom Patrol's Alan Tudyk to Star in SYFY's Dark Horse Adapt
His experiences ultimately lead him to ask the question, "Are human beings worth saving?" Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com Joining Tudyk on the series will be regulars Sara Tomko (Once Upon A Time), Corey Reynolds (The Closer), Alice Wetterlund (People of Earth) and Levi Fiehler (Mars) David Dobkin directed the pilot, with production on the series set to[...]
Mission Control Live: NASA InSight Mars Landing
We love NASA, we love space, we love JPL and all those wonderful men and women who are working towards exploration and understanding our universe. Here's what you need to know about NASA InSight ahead of the landing which should begin via the JPL livefeed around 11am PST: In mere hours, NASA's InSight spacecraft will complete its[...]
Hulu's 'The First' Trailer: Sean Penn Heads to Mars in Beau Willimon's Sci-Fi Drama
How ordinary, imperfect people band together and overcome a myriad of obstacles to grasp the extraordinary." – Beau Willimon Set in New Orleans in 2031, The First examines the first human mission to Mars, exploring the triumphs and challenges that come with taking the first steps toward interplanetary colonization While previous looks at the series emphasized[...]
The First: Hulu Launches First Teaser for Sean Penn/Natascha McElhone Sci-Fi Series
How ordinary, imperfect people band together and overcome a myriad of obstacles to grasp the extraordinary." – Beau Willimon Credit: Paul Schrimaldi/Hulu Set in New Orleans in 2031, The First examines the first human mission to Mars, exploring the triumphs and challenges that come with taking the first steps toward interplanetary colonization The focus of the series[...]
Possible Stable Body of Water Detected on Mars
According to a study published in the periodical Science, Italian researchers believe they have detected a stable body of water on Mars. The red planet, photo courtesy of NASA The abstract of the body of the study via Science reads: The presence of liquid water at the base of the martian polar caps has long been suspected but[...]
NatGeo's MARS: Chat About Space, Exploration, and Red During SDCC
NatGeo's MARS series is based on the 2015 book How We'll Live on Mars by Dr. Stephen Petranek and blends drama with real-life interviews from experts across various areas to explain events unfolding in the story If you haven't seen the first season of the show (and you really should), here are some of the basics: It's the year[...]
Trailer for Season 2 of NatGeo's 'MARS' Debuted at SDCC
Season 2 of the NatGeo original series MARS got an official trailer during the show's San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) panel in the Indigo Ballroom during the 2018 convention. MARS is based on the 2015 book How We'll Live on Mars by Stephen Petranek and blends drama with real-life interviews from experts across various areas to explain events unfolding[...]
Sean Penn Series 'The First' Gets Launch Date, First-Look Images from Hulu
How ordinary, imperfect people band together and overcome a myriad of obstacles to grasp the extraordinary." – Beau Willimon Written by Willimon and set in New Orleans in 2031, The First examines the first human mission to Mars, exploring the triumphs and challenges that come with taking the first steps toward interplanetary colonization The focus of[...]
PDP MARS Gun E3 2018-1
We were introduced to their new interactive item called MARS, which is a new arcade gun for home use I say arcade gun because we can't really call it a light gun A light gun uses the light from the monitor you're using to determine where you're shooting and if you pegged the target or[...]