Prometheus-by-Minute 48

In which @traviandesigns is joined once again by Phil from the Matrix Minute to discuss visions of the Alien franchise, from the perspectives of Ridley Scott, Dan O’Bannon, Neil Blomkamp and the fandom. We also debate the values between innovation vs familiarity. Footnotes *Correction: We should have been saying “mummified”, not “fossilised! Where to find …

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Fungi: Poisonous Fungi

Poisonous Fungi 1. Berala-Lidcombe Berala-Lidcombe is a genus of toxic fungi in the order of Hymenogastraceaed, family Agaricalesi 2. Berala-Lidcombe Berala-Lidcombe is a genus of toxic fungi in the order of Hymenogastraceaed, family Agaricalesi 3. Berala-Lidcombe Berala-Lidcombe is a genus of toxic fungi in the order of Hymenogastraceaed, family Agaricalesi David's Drawings Lidcombe is a place in Australia in the suburb of Auburn. On the …

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Prometheus-by-Minute 47

@traviandesigns returns from a hiatus and is joined by the most excellent Phillip from The Matrix Minute! Where to find Phil: https://thematrixminute.one/  Alien 5, Cameron and Scott: https://alienseries.wordpress.com/2015/03/05/ridley-scott-and-james-camerons-alien-5/ History of Space Jockeys in the Expanded Universe: https://alienseries.wordpress.com/2015/02/11/comic-jockey-warfaring-terraforming/   Gustav Hoegen: https://youtu.be/G1iVJExd5vA MarI/O: https://www.engadget.com/2015/06/17/super-mario-world-self-learning-ai/ AI Learns to Walk: https://youtu.be/gn4nRCC9TwQ

Facehugger by Joe Petagno

Facehugger art by Joe Petagno (source: https://folioart.co.uk/) Facehugger art by Joe Petagno (source: https://folioart.co.uk/) Joe Petagno, artist well known for his Motorhead album covers remembers being involved in the concept design process for the Facehugger when H R Giger was not around at Shepperton. Artwork revealed itself to be utilise the design that would be near enough be …

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Prometheus-by-Minute 46

In which @traviandesigns swears up a storm, discusses decontamination technology, and Logan Marshall-Green. Footnotes List of swears in Prometheus: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1446714/parentalguide?ref_=tt_ql_stry_5#advisory-profanityList of R rated films in Australia: https://www.imdb.com/search/title?certificates=AU:RAustralian Classification Board: http://www.classification.gov.au/Pages/Home.aspx

Fauna: Pi Pi Shells

Pi Pi Shells 1. Ancylocerapina The Ancylocerapina were a coretra suborder of ammonitea, evidently related to the sub-order Lypouatina Fig Y Half Shell Fig X Open Sleeve Fig Z Innards Cavity 2. Fig Y Half Shell 3. Fig X Open Sleeve 4. Fig Z Innards Cavity Information from Wikipedia: Paphies australis or pipi (from the …

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Insects: Mote Drawings

Re-filed into Insects from Fungi Mote Drawings1. Cilia strands for airborne transferEgg sac inline to ovipositor/drill/proboscisAlternating diagonal muscle strands for puncture and incubation2. Mote Drawing3a. Single Mote breaks from swarmImplants into hostProboscis drills into dermisPassing eggs through duel  proboscis/ovipositor to inseminate host3b. Single Mote breaks from swarmImplants into hostProboscis drills into dermisPassing eggs through duel  proboscis/ovipositor to inseminate host4. Leg Detail5. Ovipositor DetailVascular StructureDermal LayerMuscle Strands6. Egg …

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY, DAVID

https://youtu.be/HLFy7VWiUZs Transcript P.WEYLAND/PVM/CXM/LOG-CRG/2090.01.11/TRS-MARS_PKD92VIEWS: 9PRIORITY LOW ENCRYPT: HIGHLINKS: WEYLAND ROBODIV, WEYLAND ARCHIVES, W-PR, 9 OTHER PRIVATE LINKS/DICTATED BUT NOT READ/BEGINA MENTOR AND LONG-DEPARTED COMPETITOR ONCE TOLD ME THAT IT WAS TIME TO PUT AWAY CHILDISH THINGS AND ABANDON MY “TOYS.” HE ENCOURAGED ME TO COME WORK FOR HIM AND TOGETHER WE WOULD TAKE OVER THE WORLD …

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