A Fantastic Voyage - The Into the Dalek Megathread

The new Doctor whisks Clara from Coal Hill School into a deadly war between humanity and the Daleks. But all is not as it seems with one unit of the Skarosian Empire, as as The Doctor delves into the mysteries within, he discovers new answers about his latest Regeneration... spoilers, of course, beyond the cut! » 8/30/14 3:29pm Yesterday 3:29pm

Saturday Opinion Poll: What series was better, Buffy or Angel?

I'm gonna just state here that I unequivocally enjoyed Angel more than Buffy. Now I loved Buffy but I thought Angel had more compelling characters (Lorne especially), better plotlines (I thought that Buffy got bogged down in weird shit in the later seasons) and overall, was better paced and more interesting. I can… » 8/30/14 2:55pm Yesterday 2:55pm

Awesome Home-Built Elysium Exoskeleton Lifts 170 Pounds Like Nothing

YouTuber The Hacksmith has been working on his Elysium-inspired exoskeleton for a long time. Now it's finally paid off: The pneumatic-powered cyborg arms let him curl more than 170 pounds like it's an empty pillow sack, complete with exactly the sort of robotic sounds you'd expect. » 8/30/14 12:06pm Yesterday 12:06pm

Do you listen to music while you study / write?

Often times people like myself will use music to help study or write a paper. Currently I'm writing a paper in a new format - APA, whereas I'm used to writing in MLA format. Right now I'm in the mood for djent style music and I'm switching back and forth between Cloudkicker and Animals as Leaders while I hammer away… » 8/30/14 11:57am Yesterday 11:57am

Saga #17, or Killing Your Darlings (Spoilers)

Well, damn. I want to go on record saying I'm reviewing this issue under duress. I'm not happy about it. Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples have done their usual bang-up job of introducing characters we like, only to rip 'em out of our hands. The Vaughan giveth, the Vaughan taketh away. Damn. (Spoilers, explicit… » 8/30/14 11:56am Yesterday 11:56am