Apparently we’ve been missing all of these wand-duels on the rooftops of New York City. It’s weird because one member of the Tor.com team has a time-turner, another one is capable of turning into a wolf, and still another eats a ton of chocolate. So we were pretty sure we were aware of all the magical stuff going on around us. Oh well, back to making a patronus in the shape of Andy Samberg.
Your offsite links are full of liquid luck.
- Can creativity be scientifically measured?
- The very human affliction of some dinosaurs.
- Another, unexpected Prometheus connection to...Firefly?
Every day Stubby the Rocket jets around the internet looking for links of interest. When Stubby finds these links, they get put in our handy Links of Interest section and sometimes on our Twitter and Facebook! Here’s today’s selection:
- Star Wars Kinect caused some controversy over its dance-modes. Here’s the composers of the music!
- Steven Moffat lays down more smack about Elementary.
- Catch TNG Remastered on the big screen in July.
- Dinosaurs were just like us: suffered from arthritis.
- Is there a science to creativity? Dust-up over recently released book; Imagine.
- Which Science Fiction writers should be on the alien first contact team?
- BBC kind of crowd-sourcing a Doctor Who story.
- A heart-melting picture of Carrie Fisher as a young teenager.
- A new shot from Green Arrow shows his face.
- Nice Top 10 list from io9 about the sentiments expressed on Community.
- Did the Weyland-Yutani corporation build the Serenity? Perhaps!
- Our minds are being blown: both a Blade Runner spin-off and a sequel to Prometheus are in the works from Ridley Scott and Damon Lindelof.
Stubby the Rocket is the mascot of Tor.com. Stubby the Rocket names the NEW he-who-must-not-be-named all the time. His name is Larry.