FTL in the Alien Universe

In a conversation with Dr Brad Tucker, consultant Astrophysicist and Cosmologist for Alien: Covenant; we discussed how we'd measure FTL travel. In Aliens(1986) LV426 is 39 lightyears from Earth, making it 11.9575 parsecs or 229266389554160.7mi (1203414349800000km). For the sake of measurement in the Alien Universe using imperial I will continue in miles. It takes the … Continue reading FTL in the Alien Universe

Questions about Black Hole Photography

A bit late to the post party but I wanted to clarify some information before going ahead, I asked Dr Brad Tucker some questions in regards to the information I have been reading about the Black Hole Photograph. There's been a bit of lazy journalism in the articles I have read, so I wanted to … Continue reading Questions about Black Hole Photography

Brad Tucker, Astrophysicist and Cosmologist for Alien: Covenant | Studio Yutani

There are close to 100 emails between Brad and I. Things just kept happening and we just had to keep postponing. One of the events which prevented us from the recording was the Soyuz rocket failure. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tyoKg9wL1g and then a fire which came quite close to his observatory https://www.canberratimes.com.au/national/act/fire-continues-to-burn-out-of-control-near-stromlo-20181102-p50diq.html Finally, tonight I sit down with Dr … Continue reading Brad Tucker, Astrophysicist and Cosmologist for Alien: Covenant | Studio Yutani