For appreciation of those who think outside the box WAY outside the box. The tricksters of scientific theory be they weird, eccentric, outré, or yes, mad scientists, as well as misguided researchers, wildly independent theoreticians, or even moderately disgruntled grad students. We’re not picky. It’s the science, the weird science, that matters.
Yes, this is exactly how science worked in the 50’s, a guy tries to showoff for his girlfriend and then science stuff happens.
Or the government shovels tons O money at you to devise new ways to kill loads of people, one or the other.
Australian behind futuristic Iron Man-style Meta SpaceGlasses says they’re the future of the PC
"The easiest way to think of it is if you’ve seen the movie Iron Man,” says Sand. “He walks around the room and there are holograms and he can pick them up and grab them and manipulate them. That’s what we’re building. And it’s all in a pair of glasses.”
Running for only three issues in 1935 from Dell Publishing Doctor Death was Dr. Rance Mandarin, formerly a professor at YaleUniversity and now a master of the occult with an insane hatred of scientific progress and industrialization. He believes it is his mission to return the world to a blissful primitive state, which he attempts to do with the aid of madness inducing machines, zombies, dissolution rays and communist heavies. His first opponents were 12 super capitalists who were planning to profit from the war they saw coming in a year or two and later the President and a hand picked “supernatural” detective. For the prose to have been any more purple it would have go over into ultraviolet.
Google can’t stop buying robotics companies. In the past two months, eight of the 12 companies the search giant has acquired have “robotics” in their name or descriptions. Here’s your complete breakdown of the robot army presently at Google’s command.
All these second rate super villains we have today, and not a single super hero on the ground… What’s up with that?