How to do a panel at a convention

How to do a Panel at a Con   I’ve been going to conventions for ten years now.  I’ve seen many good panels, some bad ones, and I’ve given more than a few of my own over the years.  So I thought perhaps it’s time I give some advice on how to have a successful Read More …

Macross Frontier- Vajra and the second brain

Macross Frontier- The Vajra and the Second Brain   Ok, first off, the second brain is not the brain you are thinking of, and this is a topic that I didn’t think I would ever get to approach, but science is always discovering new things.  What I am talking about is how the Vajra, humans, Read More …

Boruto- Sarada vs. Buntan

Boruto- Sarada Uchiha vs. Buntan Kurosuki   First off, no, I do not watch Boruto, but I do occasionally catch a few scenes that have been uploaded to YouTube from time to time.  Also, spoiler alert for anyone who hasn’t seen episodes 25-32 of Boruto.  During the School Trip arc of Boruto, Sarada Uchiha ends Read More …

A Centaur’s Life- Mermaids

A Centaur’s Life- Mermaids   The Mermaids, or Merfolk, of A Centaur’s Life, had me laughing as soon as I saw them because that’s not how it works, that is not how any of this works.  If you didn’t realize it from the picture, let me spell it out for you, the Mermaids have a Read More …

A Centaur’s Life- Manami Mitama

A Centaur’s Life– Angelfolk and Imps   As promised, here is the first in my series on the monster girls of A Centuar’s Life, and we are going to start off with the winged humans, the Angelfolk (Manami Mitama) and Imps (Kyoko).  I realize that I said that Angelfolk and Imps were different species in Read More …

Fairy Tail and the Flame Test

Teaching with anime- Fairy Tail and the flame test   There is a popular chemistry lab called the flame test.  The flame test is rather simple: 1- place a small metal loop into a solution containing metal ions 2- take the solution-soaked loop and place it into a Bunsen burner flame 3- observe how the Read More …

Fairy Tail- Natsu Dragneel

Fairy Tail- Natsu Dragneel I know this might actually come as a surprise to some of you, but, yes, there is actually some chemistry in Fairy Tail.  It involves Fairy Tail’s most destructive mage, Natsu Dragneel, and the fire magic he loves to wield.  If anything, Hiro Mashima has underestimated just how strong Natsu Dragneel Read More …

Species in A Centaur’s Life

The Taxonomy of A Centaur’s Life   Before I dive into all of the different monster girl variations in A Centaur’s Life there is one last topic I wanted to address, and that is what is a species and how they are classified, taxonomy.  A species is a group of organisms that can mate and Read More …

Starting an Anime Club

Creating an Anime Club   After school activities, extracurricular activities, student activities, or whatever else your school calls them, are either the bane or joy of teachers everywhere.  If you end up with an activity you like, it’s great, and if you end up with one you don’t like, then that is a little less Read More …