Symbolic Analysis: The Covenant and Nostromo Patch

By Benjamin West - 1QFKub9RpoHOHg at Google Cultural Institute maximum zoom level, Public Domain ARK OF THE COVENANT (Heb. €aroôn, the common name for a “chest” or “coffer”). It was called the “ark of the covenant” (Numbers 10:33; Deuteronomy 31:26; Hebrews 9:4; etc.), because stored the Ten Commandments, and other holy artifacts; “the ark of …

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Brett’s Death Scene Hat, with Nostromo Patch.

Wow, Brett’s hat is still around!

The Nostromo Files


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Here is a cool ALIEN costume relic, with photos that will be of interest to collectors, cosplayers, and comic book artists alike.

Sadly, it has already been sold, but just knowing that it exists is pretty cool. The photo gallery includes shots that show you where it was used in the film.

Source: Online Auctions


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Project Prometheus: Mission Video transcription: Hello, I am Andrea Bishop, Testing and Training specialist for Project Prometheus. A Weyland Industries special initiative. I have been authorised by the company to divulge more about this mission. You see the latest space exploration vehicle enabling this project is not named Prometheus without reason. Our founder Sir Peter Weyland has always been …

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Advent: Transmission D964ZB

CASE FILE ADVENT // COVENANT TRANSMISSION LOGS d.8 D964ZB Outpost Coordinate Relay Signal boost Gliese 581g.02/delay modification Origin: Covenant Colonization Vessel RA 3h 17m 8.0s | Dec -62° 37′ 41.1″ Bounce Trajectory Amplification Source KG-348 >>>HD 10180 designate HEX-5 >>>Nu Octantis designate X-1, LV-138 >>>Plutonian Outpost H-3 Processed: Suborbital Research Platform J Secured: WY–Kyoto Protocol Sequence Initiated…Commence transmission… David: I come to you …

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Quiet Eye Posted by Joe Mount, Sound Designer and SFX editor The quiet eye (QE) is a term first proposed by Professor Joan Vickers of Calgary University. It refers a gaze behaviour observed immediately prior to movement in aiming tasks. Quiet Eye a viral video for Prometheus published on May 17, 2012, introduces us to Dr Elizabeth Shaw, …

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David as Satan

Satan in Hebrew: שָּׂטָן‎‎ satan, means “enemy” or “adversary”; Arabic: شيطان‎‎ shaitan, means; “astray”, “distant”, or sometimes “devil.” In the meet Walter website one of the models is called Adversary(which is also a legal term for Lawyer) and when Daniels asks Walter what is was like meeting David he replied “It’s like meeting a distant …

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