MARS: Valles Colony

WEYLAND MEGACORP ARCHIVES MARS: Valles[1] Colony TERRAFORMED: 2032 - 2040 POPULATION: 16,780,000 ESTABLISHED: 2040* INDUSTRY: Mining, Refining, Light and Heavy Manufacturing. NOTES: Valles was established to exploit vast deposits of rare-earth metals KEY RESOURCES: Niobium[2], Europium[3], Neodymium[4], Copper, Chromium. Mars colony at Valles Marineris The only named site with Valles in it on Mars is …

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Psycho in Alien: Covenant

The death of Callie Hernández character Upworth in Alien: Covenant (2017) visually shares similarities to Alfred Hitchcock's Marion Crane in Psycho (1960) This is one of many horror homages built into the movie. Here's a photo of the practical effects suit in the shower scene.   This vulnerable moment also mirrors Parker …

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Parker, assignment ends: Otago.

After becoming a master in the English merchant marine—and a British citizen—he spent much of the eighteen-eighties in the East, organizing steamers out of Singapore, then commanding the boat Otago.

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Parker, assignment ends: Otago. October 19, 2117: Parker completes his assignment. USCSS Otago. Refer to the TDAN calendar page.


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UI Screens by Territory Studio

"Wanting a high tech look that supported the quest lead by a super advanced scientific research facility, Ridley Scott’s art team turned to Territory for screen graphics. Prometheus was a brilliant project for us. Not only are we all Alien fans, but as graphic designers, we revere Ron Cobbs iconic design work. But Ridley was …

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David’s Drawings Reaction – Yutani Podcast Episode 19

  Today's podcast is hosted by @muthur9000 and special guest host Michael Scuderi of ASH - A Fanfiction Comic, with a guest contribution from Connor Coulson of Prometheus-By-Minute Podcast. You can subscribe to Yutani Podcast on: Spotify iTunes Podbean Soundcloud YouTube Or gain exclusive early access by becoming a Patreon supporter. For as little as $2.00 …

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Robotics: Sophia Sophia is Hanson Robotics’ latest and most advanced robot to date and a cultural icon. She has become a media darling, appearing on major media outlets around the world, igniting the interest of people regardless of age, gender, and culture, even gracing the cover of one of the top fashion magazines.  Her press coverage …

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Nostromo Mania Fred nous ramène à Shepperton … il y a 40 ans. (Part 36)

Another update from Nostromomania Fred with H R Giger’s account of working on Alien. Poor Giger, I guess was affected like anyone else who work so long on a project.

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Entry #36 in Nostromo Mania Fred’s “Retour a Shepperton…il y a 40 ans” project.

Click here for a brief introduction to the project.


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MOON: Luna Colony

WEYLAND MEGACORP ARCHIVES       MOON: LUNA [1] COLONY   TERRAFORMED: 2031 - 2039   POPULATION: 4,270,000 ESTABLISHED: 2039* INDUSTRY: Mining, Transportation, Refining, Heavy Industry. NOTES: The first extra-planetary colony established. KEY RESOURCES: Helium-3[3], Hydrogen[4], Aluminum[5], Silica[6], Water, Oxygen. Peary Crater This colony was never given a name that was trackable, but I have checked …

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Fan Creatives: e-ripley, Gif Maker

Next in our fan creatives series is e-ripley, I found her blog when I joined tumbr. She makes amazing gifs and I had always wondered what drives her to express her passion for the Alien Franchise through gif making. Clara Fei-Fei/ @muthur9000 : When did you start your Tumblr? e-ripley : I’m here since 2010. …

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