Stefan Dziewanowski

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EmDrive Is an Engine That Breaks the Laws of Physics and Could Take Us to Mars

An experimental engine is gaining acceptance among scientists, and could introduce a new era of space travel — it only had to break a law of physics …

Massive Behind-The-Scenes Photo Gallery From Ridley Scott's Alien

Imgur member Valaquen recently posted the ultimate collection of behind-the-scenes photos from Ridley Scott’s classic sci-fi/horror flick <i>Alien</i>, …

Star War Sketch Cards 

<b>Star War Sketch Cards</b>

Darth Vader

<b>Darth Vader</b>

Song of the Vikings by Nancy Marie Brown review – a remarkable insight into a lost world

A wonderfully evocative biography of the Icelandic writer Snorri Sturluson, who created the Viking world we are familiar with today<p>JRR Tolkien thought his students should read more Snorri Sturluson than Shakespeare. The 13th-century Icelandic writer and chieftain was the author of three hugely …

Here’s A Crash Course In All The Film School, Samurai, And Race Car Influences On ‘Star Wars’

A friend sent me the video above about a week ago now and I really enjoyed the style behind it all. I’ve always been a big fan of both <i>Star Wars</i> and Kurosawa, and even though I knew most of what the video laid out before hand, it was a hell of an enjoyable experience.<p>So when I saw Slashfilm was …

No-Dollar Dungeon Crawler: Getting Into Fantasy Role-Playing With No Budget, Little Time, And A High Tolerance For Chaos - Unbound Worlds

<b>You want to get into D&D, but you don’t have the scratch for any rulebooks, adventures, dice or other such niceties? You don’t have a lot of time to</b> …

Never-Before-Seen ‘Impossible’ Images of Milky Way Captured in Singapore

Light pollution in urban skies makes it almost impossible for any aspiring astrophotographers to pursue their craft here in Singapore. Since I …

Best thrillers of all time

The Telegraph presents the greatest thrillers ever written<p><b>The Secret Agent</b><p>Joseph Conrad (1907)<p>Although written more than 100 years ago there is something timely about what is arguably Conrad’s most enduring novel, which sees his secret agent embroiled in a plot to blow up Greenwich Observatory on …

When idiot elves and sexy clerics become a class act

I am a fearful man at heart and in the flesh - one who whimpers and nibbles at the blankets when I hear creaking after dark, one who whistles on my …

Book of the Week: Mark Dery’s ‘I Must Not Think Bad Thoughts’

Every year, I’m grateful to read one or two new essay collections that truly takes a scalpel to American culture, peeling back the layers and …

Books

Dungeons, Dragons & Dyson – 28 Questions & Answers

I’ve said this a few times over on g+, so I figured I’d throw it up here – I hate those full month blogging challenges. They bug the living fuck out …

Mesmerizing Translucent Waves from 19th Century Paintings

The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters. The marine artist gained recognition for his impeccable ability to recreate the expressive …