A few weeks back I got a chance to try out a pre-production model of Canon’s new 100-400mm f/4.5 – f/5.6 USM II lens shooting on the sidelines for an NFL game (Eagles vs. Titans) up at Lincoln Financial Field in Philly, and I thought I’d deliver a field report here in a quick Q&A format.Continue...
I am loving these posters for non-existent movie sequels, but the names might be even better. A sampling: Fight Club: The 2nd Rule Bigger Trouble in Little China Spaceballs III: The Search for Spaceballs II Titanic 2: Above Zero Prints are available for all of these. (via @cabel) Tags: design movies
After last helming 2009's Red Cliff II, veteran director John Woo returns to the big screen in December with The Crossing. A passion project for Woo who came to Cannes in May to talk up the Beijing Galloping Horse production, it's been dubbed by local media as the Chinese Titanic. Show More Summary
The recent book about atomic weapons Command and Control has some terrific Gothic passages, as one might expect. Here are two. First, a spooky silo: One [Titan II missile] launch complex, however, stood apart them the rest: 373-4 was known...
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StarCraft is of immense importance to the world of online gaming. It's one of the franchises responsible for establishing Blizzard Entertainment as a titan (get it!?) of the games industry. It serves, for many, as the ideal example of what an RTS game should aspire to be. Show More Summary
Even the Queen of England can't resist the draw of "Game of Thrones." During her three-day tour of Northern Ireland, 88-year-old Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip took a tour of the HBO series' Belfast set in the Titanic Quarter,...Show More Summary
Queen Elizabeth II visits the set of Game of Thrones and views some of the props including the Iron Throne in Belfast’s Titanic Quarter on Tuesday (June 24) in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The Queen of England, joined by Prince Philip, met with cast members including Kit Harington, Lena Headey, Maisie Williams, Sophie Turner, and Conleth [...]
During a three-day trip to Northern Ireland, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip visited HBO’s “Game of Thrones” set in Belfast’s Titanic Quarter.
So much for all those Starks and Targaryens muddling up the blue (and red) blood on the sets of Game of Thrones. Now, the hit HBO show is getting a real queen, England’s Elizabeth II, who will sail onto the set in Belfast’s Titanic Quarter next week as part of a three-day visit to Northern Ireleand, her official Twitter feed announced this morning. Show More Summary
By Wall Street Titan: On April 28, 2014 Athersys (ATHX) reported the preliminary results of its Phase II Clinical Trial in Ulcerative Colitis. The double blinded, placebo controlled study is being financed by Pfizer, through a joint development agreement signed with Athersys in December 2009. Show More Summary
No investigation is too intrusive to insure that NCAA players aren’t receiving voluntary payments from third parties: Former Oklahoma center Gabe Ikard signed as an undrafted free agent with the Titans this weekend, and it sounds like he’s ready to get out of college. On a radio show last week, Ikard revealed that OU made […]
Aussie Billionaire Clive Palmer set out for an ambitious goal when he announced plans to build a replica of the RMS Titanic, now it seems the Titanic II project, at least as planned, may be headed towards a similar fate as its predecessor: sunk. The post Is the ‘Titanic II’ Cruise Ship Already Sunk? appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Jump into a bonfire, see the world Review I knew there was something eerily familiar about the dead-eyed shuffle of my enemies in Dark Souls II and now I realise they remind me of the huge cannibal giants of Attack on Titan. Shambling to my recurrent death, I am now convinced the less forgiving the game, the greater the elation, sense of achievement and immersion.…
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When last we checked in with Australian billionaire MP Clive Palmer and his plans to build a perfect replica of the Titanic (but with more lifeboats), applications for staff were flooding in. Now, he wants to sell you on the pleasures of roughing it in steerage. Read more...
In 1999, Blizzard Entertainment was well on its way to becoming something of a titan in the PC gaming space. Riding high on hits like Diablo, Warcraft II, and the barely-a-year-old StarCraft, Blizzard had established itself as a purveyor...Show More Summary
BY: NICK RUSSELL In 1980, a propellant technician dropped the cap from the second stage oxidizer tank of a Titan II Intercontinental Ballistic Missile buried underneath Damascus, Arkansas. After falling seventy feet, the cap bounced off of a stabilizing ring, pierced the skin of the...
Last year Australian billionaire Clive Palmer announced plans to build the Titanic II, a full-scale replica of the famed sunken ocean liner that would stand as testimony to man’s indomitable spirit in the face of overwhelming symbolism, and the timeless determination of the proud to die ironically. Show More Summary