What If Humanity Was a Type I Civilization? | Unveiled

What If Humanity Was a Type I Civilization? | Unveiled

What If Humanity Was A Type I Civilization? The human race has certainly advanced and developed across history, today employing sophisticated technology to propel us further and further into the future. And yet, by some measures, we’re not actually that advanced at all! This is Unveiled and today we’re answering the extraordinary question; What if […]

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HIROGEN: Cultural Index

HIROGEN: Cultural Index

Hello, welcome to the Index series where we take a look at some of Science Fiction’s species and what makes them unique. Today’s video is on the Hirogen, Star Trek’s species of delta quadrant residents whose culture simply abides to the notion of the hunt. Without delay, let’s get the rundown on this race. Biologically, […]

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United Colonies of Kobol | Battlestar Galactica

United Colonies of Kobol | Battlestar Galactica

“Life here began out there”. These are the opening words of the Sacred Scrolls, which tells of a harrowing journey undertaken countless centuries ago by twelve tribes of Man. Settling in a distant star system thousands of light years from Kobol, the birthplace of humanity, the Twelve Tribes would eventually become the Twelve Colonies and […]

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Colony: S02E11 “Lost Boy” Review

Colony: S02E11 “Lost Boy” Review

This is the Science of Sci-Fi channel. You’re about to hear a review of the USA Network TV show, Colony, season 2, episode 11, “Lost Boy”. This YouTube channel focuses on the scientific details, of which there were almost none in this episode. So I’ll try to keep it brief. The episode tells the story […]

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The Fermi Paradox — Where Are All The Aliens? (1/2)

The Fermi Paradox — Where Are All The Aliens? (1/2)

Are we the only living things in the entire universe? The observable universe is about 90 billion light years in diameter. There are at least one hundred billion galaxies, each with one hundred to one thousand billion stars. Recently, we’ve learned that planets are very common too. And, there are probably trillions and trillions of […]

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ASGARDIAN (MCU): Cultural Index

ASGARDIAN (MCU): Cultural Index

A culture that is respected across the cosmos, one that myths are based off and ballads sung. The Asgardians of Marvel have established quite a reputation for themselves as some of the galaxies fiercest warriors and most advanced civilizations. So just a quick aside here, this cultural index will focus on the Asgardians as portrayed […]

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The Handmaids Tale Part 1: Crash Course Literature #403

The Handmaids Tale Part 1: Crash Course Literature #403

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course Literature and last week we wrapped up our discussion of George Orwell’s 1984. Lately here at Crash Course, we’ve been a bit preoccupied with dystopias — which is to say, imagined futures where things have gone horribly wrong. You know, as opposed to the present. I’ve always […]

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Sci-Fi Short Film “Colony” presented by DUST

Sci-Fi Short Film “Colony” presented by DUST

(waves crashing) – Remembering my life and how things were is like trying to hold water. But some things leave a stain. The year was 2131 when we traveled to the colony. (anxious violin tones) After the war, we had nothing. So five years of labor for a home seemed like a pretty good deal. […]

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Cardassian Union | Star Trek

Cardassian Union | Star Trek

For centuries, the Hebitian civilization was admired across the Alpha Quadrant for their extraordinary artistic and cultural achievements. They were a deeply spiritual people; whose ancient burial vaults were among the greatest wonders of the galaxy, renowned for their unique sense of meticulous beauty. Yet the enlightened and peaceful Hebitians could not survive the realities […]

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The Parable of the Sower: Crash Course Literature #406

The Parable of the Sower: Crash Course Literature #406

Hi I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature and I have some bad news. Disease is devastating the planet. Soon the global food supply will be compromised, clean water will become scarce, violence will grow epidemic, dangerous new street drugs will circulate, the income gap will increase, corporate slavery will return and a strongman […]

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