Stargate Universe Preview

March 20, 2009

Today at 9/8c on SciFi there will be an exclusive first look at Stargate Universe right after the series finale of Battlestar Galactica. I don’t have cable anymore, so it is up to you guys to let me know how it goes! Here’s a little cast photo that was just released to get your mouth properly watering:

Who the heck is the guy on the right? And who the heck is that blonde chick? I recognize them both from somewhere...

Who the heck is the guy on the right? And who the heck is that blonde chick? I recognize them both from somewhere...

Oh yeah: Stargate SG-1 is now on Hulu. Rejoice!


Screw Stars, Name a Spaceship!

March 11, 2009

Actually, not technically a spaceship, but NASA is now taking an online vote to see what to call its latest addition to the International Space Station (ISS). The winning choice (by a very wide margin) is “Serenity”, but write-ins are being accepted too.

node-3So far, the #1 write-in choice is “Colbert”, as in Stephen T. Colbert, host of The Colbert Report on Comedy Central. And if you didn’t already know that, you should shoot yourself, as that is vital information for every professing nerd.