Childhood amnesia in The Promised Neverland

The Promised Neverland- Childhood Amnesia   The Promised Neverland is a new Shonen Jump series written by Shirai Kaiu and drawn by Demizu Posuka.  It was first released in August, 2016, and 29 chapters have been translated into English.  You can find the most recent chapters here http://mangastream.com.  It is an ontological mystery and survival Read More …

Anime Eyes

Anime eyes First off sorry for the lack of posting lack week, but I went to Lake Khuvsgul and came down with the flu and it took me a while to recover.  Anyway I’m back to full health and lets get on with the science, specifically anime eyes. Even the most casual observer of anime Read More …

Yaoi Hands

Yaoi hands I know that some of you are cringing right now, but this was a question I got at one of my first Anime Biology 101 panels, so I thought it was about time I give a more expanded answer to the question of are Yaoi hands possible.  For those of you who do Read More …

Gundam Seed Coordinators

Coordinators First, I have to confess that this is one that I have wanted to do for a long time, and it is one of the topics that created the idea of Anime Science 101.  Gundam Seed also happens to be one of my favorite mecha anime.  Gundam Seed premiered in October 2002 and ran Read More …

Human Evolution in Gundam

Human Evolution in Gundam   It goes without saying that any anime fan worth his salt knows about the Gundam multimedia franchise.  It first began in 1979 with the original Mobile Suit Gundam, and continues to this day with Iron Blooded Orphans.  The series has several key elements that combine to give the series its Read More …

The Genetics of Super Saiyans

Super Saiyan Genetics If you haven’t heard of the multimedia franchise of Dragon Ball, then you are either extremely young or living under a rock.  Dragon Ball along with Sailor Moon was one of the anime that put Japanese animation on the map in the United States and around the world.  For many older millennials, Read More …

Evolution in Anime

Sorry for being away for so long everyone, but I had some back end issues on the website followed by 3 week in Sri Lanka.  However we are back to the regularly scheduled weekly postings.   Evolution in Anime I’ve been on a bit of a biology kick this week as today’s lesson will be Read More …

Hot Alien Girlfriend

Human Alien Romance A classic staple of many harem anime and anime in general is the hot other worldly girlfriend, whether it be an alien or supernatural.  Given that this is anime science 101, we are going leave any sort of magical answer to the question of can you have that hot alien girl as Read More …

Rurouni Kenshin- Shishio Makoto

Rurouni Kenshin- Shishio Makoto Shishio Makoto is the penultimate villain of the Kyoto arc of Rurouni Kenshin and is probably the best villain out of the entire series.  We will be discussing him today because there are some interesting tidbits of his character that we can examine.  So who is Shishio Makoto for those of Read More …

Law of Extreme Anger

Law of Extreme Anger             Law of Extreme Anger– Whenever a female character gets mad, such as seeing the male character with another girl, she becomes extremely strong (despite her usually helpless look) so that she can lift a 1000-pound object to hurt the guy. She can sometimes perform other Read More …

Melee Luminescence

Melee Luminescence               Law of Melee Luminescence- Any being displaying extremely high levels of martial arts prowess and/or violent emotions emits light in the form of a glowing aura. This aura is usually blue for ‘good guys’ and red for ‘bad guys’. This is attributed to Good being higher in the electromagnetic spectrum than Read More …

Liquid Breathing

Liquid Breathing Last week I covered how the EVA pilots would die if they actually had to sit in, let alone pilot, their EVA’s while immersed in LCL or the primordial soup.  I also mentioned last week that it was possible for mammals to breathe a liquid as seen in the video below.  This process Read More …

LCL- Link Connection Liquid

What the heck LCL Before we can begin today’s lesson we have to actually explain what LCL is, for the non Evangelion fans out there.  LCL stands for link connection liquid, angel blood, the primordial soup, or orange tang.  As for what it does, it is the method by which the children are able to Read More …

Law of Hemoglobin Capacity

Blood Loss in Anime             Law of Hemoglobin Capacity– The human body contains over 12 gallons of blood, sometimes more, under high pressure. (Darrin Bright and Ryan Shellito) Ah yes the classic anime trope of giant rivers of blood gushing out of the body to signify a grievous injury that doesn’t actually manage to slow Read More …

Motion Sickness and Sword Art Online

Sword Art Online Sword Art online or SAO has a number of different scientific and technological issues that I can explore.  The most popular of these topics, specifically the possibility of having a real life version of SAO, will not be explored today.  My reason for this is because I am not an expert on Read More …