Lost Charles Darwin fossils discovered in a drawer after 165 years

Darwin Discover MadeBy Carol Pinchefsky, Source: Blastr.com

You find all sorts of strange things in drawers. Broken pencils. Bits of string. Charles Darwin’s slides. An even more broken pencil sharpener. Wait … what was that third thing?

That was likely the thought process of Dr. Howard Falcon-Lang, a palaeontologist at Royal Holloway, University of London, while he was rummaging through drawers at the British Geological Survey (BGS) and discovered slides labeled “C. Darwin Esq.” Continue reading

Total Recall’s official (and Mars-less!) synopsis revealed

No Mars for Total Recall, WHAT!?!?!By Jeff Spry, Source: Blastr.com

News from the Colin Farrell-led, mega-budget Total Recall remake camp has been kinda quiet lately, with barely a peep from the Mars-less marvel. But don’t worry—Kuato still lives! And Sony is stirring its summer beast from its slumber with an official synopsis.

Wake up and check it out … Continue reading

Robert Venditti And Cary Nord To Relaunch X-O Manowar

X-O Manowar is backby Rich Johnston, Source: Bleeding Cool.com

On May the 2nd, Valiant Entertainment will launch X-O Manowar, a revamp of the Valiant/Acclaim character, from Surrogates creator and Iron Man writer Robert Venditti and artist Cary Nord. Continue reading

AMC Expands The Walking Dead to 16 Episodes for Third Season

More Walking Dead ahead for usby Kevin Melrose, CBR.com

AMC announced over the weekend that Season 3 of The Walking Dead will consist of 16 episodes, an increase from this season’s 13. The first season of the hit drama, based on the long-running Image Comic series by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore and Charlie Adlard, contained just six episodes.

Like the current season, which returns Feb. 12, Season 3 will be split, Zap2it reports. The show will also add two new writers: Nichole Beattie (Rubicon, John from Cincinnati) and Sang Kim (Crash, Hawthorne). Continue reading