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Science Lessons We Learned from Pop Culture

Science Lessons We Learned from Pop Culture

Even sci-fi, fantasy, and action-adventure movies include grains of truth. Let’s look at some science lessons from Jurassic Park, Alien, and more!


February 7, 2022   Alien Back to the Future Jurassic Park Labyrinth Terminator

Ellen Ripley: From Jumpsuit to Flamethrower

Ellen Ripley: From Jumpsuit to Flamethrower

In this Suit Yourself, Shannon O’Toole explores the style and character development of Ellen Ripley, the courageous protagonist of the Alien film franchise.


November 9, 2021   Alien Ellen Ripley

Creature Feature: Why Are We Scared of Monsters and What Do They Represent?

Creature Feature: Why Are We Scared of Monsters and What Do They Represent?

Creature features provide some of the best scares around, but what do these monsters say about us? Take a deep dive into fear, one creature at a time.


October 18, 2021   Alien Dracula Harry Potter The Walking Dead Halloween Horror Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021

Sideshow’s Spine-Tingling Halloween Reading Guide

Sideshow’s Spine-Tingling Halloween Reading Guide

From creepy comics to terrifying tomes, our best ghouls and goblins have put together a list of the most horrifying October reads.


October 12, 2021   Alien Court of the Dead Game of Thrones Ghostbusters Harry Potter Insight Editions Book Halloween Horror Spooktacular Spooktacular 2021