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The Vivisected Engineer combined with David by Michelangelo Though studied for centuries in various cultures, the fields of anatomy and experimental physiology began to progress around 300 B.C. Scientific studies involving the vivisection and dissection of animals including those conducted by notable scientists such as Aristotle, Galen, and Vesalius. While Greek law prohibited the dissection […]

Ozymandias by Percy Bysshe Shelley has been part of some controversy since its creation in 1818, believed to be a moral story of the fall of rulers, but also about the inevitable fall of the “illustrious” Lord Byron. Even David had referred to his father as the illustrious Sir Peter Weyland whom he struggles to acquire […]

I was reading Aliens today on the plane and interestingly enough I came across this. “An irregular hole appeared in the right-hand wall, admitting a feeble shaft of light. Among the emotions that had been programmed into him was curiosity. He paused to peer through the acid-etched crack. It would be nice to be able […]

via Prometheus-by-Minute Episode 01 Episode 1 of Prometheus by Minute by Courtney(Now Connor) Coulson, in which he introduces himself and discusses the structure of the show and why he decided to pursue the gruelling task of analysing every aspect of Ridley Scott’s Prometheus movie. Have a listen and enjoy! – @muthur9000

All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible. – T. E. Lawrence […]

Just recently there’s been a buzz about Mr Le’s work for Alien:Covenant(more specifically before it became Alien: Covenant). But when he’s not creating concept art, he’s toiling away on his own studio project Hawken. Boss of Adhesive Games and creative director for Hawken, I have been keeping an eye on Khang Le’s work since he […]

Originally posted by Corporal Hicks of AVP Galaxy, no wording has been changed: Last week we reported on some new comments made by Ridley Scott and at the end of the article included a recent report from Omega Underground and a supporting tidbit we’d found about how Alien: Covenant 2 (aka Alien: Awakening) had initially […]

Latin for Books of Transformations, The Metamorphoses is Latin masterpiece narrative poem by the Ancient Roman poet Ovid. 250 myths contained in 15 books, it documents from creation to the rise of Julius Caesar. In the poem Ovid depicts a group of irrational gods, holding Jupiter as an example. Lycaon, a man Jupiter decides to […]