Kennewick Man came from far away, says study

Scientists contributing to a recent, peer reviewed book on the 9 000 skeleton known as Kennewick man have come to some interesting conclusions about his origins. They say that he was a seal hunter who likely came from either Alaska or possibly all the way from Asia.

Kennewick Man's remains have long been the subject… » 9/01/14 12:45pm Today 12:45pm

That time Samuel R. Delany wrote a couple issues of Wonder Woman

I was researching Wonder Woman trivia on Wikipedia for another post, reminiscing about those '70s issues where WW lost her powers because the Amazons moved to another dimension, opened a "mod" clothing boutique, and fought crime as a white-pants-suited karate woman under the tutelage of her blind Chinese martial arts… » 9/01/14 1:41am Today 1:41am

The Truth Is Out There: Your Favorite X-Files Episode

My thesis is on women in the horror genre, so I'm logging in a lot of hours watching the "Monster of the Week" episodes of The X-Files.

I remember watching this show with my parents as a kid, and how integral Scully was to my childhood. Scully is a skeptic, MD, and FBI agent. Scully is still who I want to be when I… » 8/31/14 9:22pm Yesterday 9:22pm