• Science
    1,284 New Places for our Alien Overlords to call home!

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – Astronomers have discovered 1,284 more planets beyond our solar system, with nine possibly in orbits suitable for surface water that could bolster the prospects of supporting life, scientists said on Tuesday. The announcement brings the total number of confirmed planets outside the solar system to 3,264. Called exoplanets, the bulk […]

  • SciFi
    The Martian

    This movie is on my list of favourites. It has a hint of action, but it is mostly about survival. The martian is an inspiring movie in many different ways. It has inspired me to think ‘above and beyond’ just like the ‘martian’ did in times of crisis. The ‘martian’ was a very brave man […]

  • Books
    Stranger in a strange land – Heinlein

    Definitely one that is a classic of the SciFi genre, Stranger in a Strange Land is actually quite a hefty and difficult book. Heinlein‘s writing style is very evident throughout this book and this is probably one of his most famous works. The story while based in the future, is definitely driven by the current […]