Alex Silady

June 4, 2015

The 4 most oddball theories once accepted as science fact!

In our era, most people are pretty confident that when science is correctly applied, it should come up with plausible conclusions. The scientific method, after all, […]
January 20, 2015

The Five Oddest Kaiju Ever Committed To Celluloid

Once upon a time, I wanted to honor my favorite creatures from Japanese-style giant monster movies – kaiju, in other words–and picked an all-time top five. […]
November 21, 2014

Four Sci-Fi and Fantasy Films That Should Be Holiday Classics

Many people watch the great holiday films around the winter solstice season – “Miracle on 34th Street,” “A Christmas Carol,” “It’s a Wonderful Life,” and all […]
November 18, 2014

Four Bizarre Prototypes of Cold War Weapons

The Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union took place at the same time as the so-called “Space Age” or “Atomic Age,” a […]
November 5, 2014

Four More Weird Cryptids

The number of undiscovered species on Earth is estimated to be in the millions, if not the billions. For all of the biodiversity that our planet […]
October 24, 2014

Four Great Scientists and Their Obvious Mistakes

The great scientists of history are some of the smartest and wisest people who ever lived. These individuals are sometimes singlehandedly responsible for bringing massive progress […]
October 22, 2014

Thoughts on Bionicle

For the better part of a decade, Lego fans the world over followed the toys and storyline of an intricate sci-fi universe set on a planet […]
June 23, 2014

Sci-fi Toys First Impressions – Lego Ultra Agents (Part II)

Last time, I considered a new sci-fi/secret agent themed Lego line that appeared in the company’s latest catalogue. The first wave of Ultra Agents consists of […]
June 11, 2014

Sci-Fi Toys First Impressions – Lego Ultra Agents (Part One)

I’ve been a fan of Lego all my life, as a sci-fi and fantasy nut who likes customization, creativity, and epic battles, and, having gotten a […]