DVD Review: Extant: The First Season

DVD Review: Extant: The First Season

Genre: Sci-Fi | Action | DramaCreator: Mickey FisherOriginal Broadcast Network: CBSDiscs: 4Run time: Approximately 540 minutes (13 episodes)Synopsis:Extant is a serialized mystery thriller about a female astronaut (Halle Berry) trying to reconnect with her family after returning from a year in [...]

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Book Review: The Art of the Brick: A Life in LEGO

Book Review: The Art of the Brick: A Life in LEGO

Author: Nathan SawayaHardcover: 248 pagesPublisher: No Starch PressISBN-10: 1593275889 ISBN-13: 978-1593275884Synopsis: Nathan Sawaya is renowned for his incredible, sometimes surreal, sculptures and portraits—all made from LEGO bricks.The Art of the Brick is a stunning, full-color showcase of the work that has made [...]

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Book Review: The Art of LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Programming

Book Review: The Art of LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Programming

Author: Terry GriffinPaperback: 276 pagesPublisher: No Starch PressISBN-10: 1593275684 ISBN-13: 978-1593275686Synopsis: With its colorful, block-based interface, The LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 programming language is designed to allow anyone to program intelligent robots, but its powerful features can be intimidating at first. The Art [...]

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TV Review: Ascension, Night One

TV Review: Ascension, Night One

Genre: Drama | Sci-FiWriter: Adrian CruzNetwork: SyfyAir Date/Time: December 15, 2014, 9/8 (1st 2 hours of 6, 3 consecutive nights)Synopsis:Ascension is an ambitious original drama following a covert U.S. space mission launched in the 1960’s that sent hundreds of men, [...]

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