Back in February, Lego revealed it would be turning Maia Weinstock's Women of NASA Lego Ideas submission into an official set, and this morning we have our first look at the production versions of the tiny dioramas and minifigures that will be available starting on November 1 for $US25. You may notice one rather major heroine is missing. More »
The women of NASA are finally getting the recognition they deserve. First there was Hidden Figures, then Katherine Johnson got a NASA building named after her, and now the women of NASA are getting the ultimate honor—a Lego set of their own. Show More Summary
(American Geophysical Union) Few people have heard of Hisako Koyama, but the dedicated female solar observer, born in Tokyo in 1916, created one of the most important sunspot records of the past 400 years, according to new research.
This Star Wars: The Last Jedi BB-8 EA-030 Floating Version Figure has BB-8 floating as if he is using the Force. This is a great way to display the little droid. It has a built-in LED light-emitting structure and the hidden switch design. It is [...]
“We’re here to honor the legacy of one of the most admired and inspirational people ever associated with NASA” [ more › ]
The last outdoor Movie In The Park of the year will be held on Saturday, September 30th, at Buttercup Park (Ainslie and Sheridan). It will begin at dusk (approximately 7pm). See the Oscar-nominated film Hidden Figures, the story of three...Show More Summary
Having earned over $800 million, Wonder Woman has proven itself on many levels. In a year that started, more or less, with Hidden Figures, and with a summer that had three hits featuring women (the others being Atomic Blonde and Girls Trip) the female half of the movie going audience is finally receiving their due. […]
The black girl magic continues.
In recent months, there has been a great deal of news coverage that contrasts the nation’s low unemployment figures with the “hidden unemployed” population — individuals who are working part-time but would really like to be employed full time. In June, the New York Times published a story that highlighted low unemployment, but warned the […]
Sally Hawkins is deaf, Octavia Spencer looks like she just walked over from the Hidden Figures set, Michael Shannon is yelling, and Richard Spencer is a sweet, doddering old man. Oh yeah, and there's a friendly monster who lives in....
Herc Endorses Saturday’s Chlumsky-Enhanced HALT 4.4!! HIDDEN FIGURES Hits HBO!! Saturday TV Talkback!! Read the full article on AICN Co-written and directed by Ted Melfi (“St. Vincent”) and released to cinemas Jan. 6, “Hidden Figures”...Show More Summary
SERIES Planet Earth: Life BBC America offers a marathon of its landmark environmental series: “Beyond: Challenges of Life,” noon; “Beyond: Reptiles and Amphibians,” 1:10 p.m.; “Beyond: Mammals,” 2:20 p.m.; “Beyond: Fish,” 3:30 p.m.; “Beyond: Birds,” 4:40 p.m.; “Beyond: Insects,” 5:50 p.m.; “Beyond:...
You were probably too caught up in the hype surrounding Force Friday – we certainly were with our galactic gallery of Force Friday 2 toys – to notice a little something on what, at first glance, looked like a basic Snoke figure
Doctors couldn’t figure out why she was so sick. Then a test revealed a surprising problem.
SUNDAY The special “Do Your Job, Part 2: Bill Belichick and the 2016 Patriots” celebrates the work ethic of the reigning Super Bowl champs ahead of this week’s NFL season opener. 7 p.m. NBC No one recalls inviting “Glee’s” Heather Morris in the new thriller “Psycho Wedding Crasher.” Joan Van Ark...
The L.A. Times' theater team shortlists current offerings in this new weekly feature on the city's small houses.
Dr. Jacques Vallée’s 40 years of diary entries disclose a large body of science that’s been intentionally hidden. photo by: Skeptiko Dr. Jacques Vallée is an almost mythical figure among those interested in UFOs. (movie clip from Close Encounters of the Third Kind) Who are you people? Please, one more question. Have you recently had […]
I read somewhere that it took Taraji P. Henson of Empire and Hidden Figures — who’s back, by the way, with a second MAC Viva Glam — a long time to get her big break as an actress. That’s cool. She never gave up. She persisted, and she got there. It gives me hope! Like, I still wanna write a young adult novel, and I’m no spring chicken (I’m 42). Show More Summary
Machine learning may be a path to unlock the value of a law firm's document management system.
Enjoy Star Wars: The Force Awakens at Buttercup Park on Saturday evening. Free of course! The Facebook Event Page is here. Then save the date for Hidden Figures on Saturday, September 30th. Thank you to all the event sponsors and curator Victor Herrera for a wonderful summer of movies.