Giant Alien Space Babes and Monsters in Macross Frontier

Giant Alien Space Babes and Monsters in Macross Frontier Macross Frontier is the third installment of the Macross franchise and it debuted in 2008.  The Macross franchise is known for its militarized use of pop music, as it is the most powerful weapon in the universe.  The franchise is also known for the giant humanoid Read More …

Miniature Senior Citizens

Miniature senior citizens in Anime It’s a rather common occurrence in anime that if a character is human and very old, they will also be extremely small.  This lack of size will be a result of their advanced age and not because they were small all their life. Young Cologne   Old Cologne   Now Read More …

Anime Body Types

Anime Body Types Anime is not known for drawing realistic body types, but some art styles stand out much more than most including Noodle People and the impossible hourglass figure.   Noodle People Noodle people is a basic character model made popular by CLAMP and Naoko Takeuchi.  The visual style involves drawing characters with thin Read More …

Full Metal Alchemist Chimeras

Chimeras The Chimera is a fictional beast from Greek mythology that first appeared in Homer’s Iliad.  The fearsome beast was the offspring of Typhon, a giant considered to be one of the deadliest monsters in Greek Mythology and Echidna, who is considered to be the mother of all monsters in Greek mythology.  In the original Read More …

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 …

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 …