Spiegel reports that scientists are asking for a backup library containing the sum of human knowledge be built on the moon in order to preserve what we know in case we all are destroyed. A pleasant thought to be sure.
Author - Jerry Paxton
SlashFilm reports that Kevin Smith will not be directing an episode of Battlestar Galactica anytime soon due to scheduling conflicts! Well that is certainly a bummer, I would have loved to see the 20 minute scene where Lee Adama and Kara Thrace just expound on all the nuances of blowjobs.
Bungie is reporting that Halo 3 has gone gold and is readying to deploy on September 25th to the anticipation of gamers everywhere.
Turbine has set up 7 day free trial account of The Lord of the Rings Online for those that sign up. Engross yourself in Middle Earth like never before.
Having played it for a while I can say the game is fun.
SFX.co.uk has posted a q&a with Firefly/Slither star Nathan Fillion.
Uberreview is reporting on the latest Transformers toy creation…Darth Vader. Thats right, it seems as though the throat-crushing force-wielder was not content to sit around killing Ewoks all day. He transforms into the fricken Death Star!
CollectSpace is reporting that the original Luke Skywalker lightsabre prop will be launched with the space shuttle in October to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the films. The lightsabre will be transported to the launch center via a complicated system of parade, security, and men in latex suits.
CVG has a preview of Creative Assembly’s next game in the Total War series, Empire: Total War. This time it is set in the Napoleonic Era. Enhanced maritime warfare and artillery are going to be welcome additions to the series.
ea.com has announced that the demo for their highly-anticipated FPS Crysis will be released on September 25th. PC Gamers rejoice!
Knott’s Berry Farm has recently put up their Halloween Haunt 2007 website. There you can find date, ticket, and pricing info. Attraction and maze info coming soon.
I have very close ties with that park and love the Haunt every year. I highly recommend it for anyone 12 years of age or older.