Atmospheric Reentry in Gundam and Macross

Atmospheric Reentry in Mecha Anime   In Gundam and many other mecha anime the plot often takes place in two places, Earth and space.  In the original Gundam, and the spiritual reboot of the series Gundam Seed, the action starts in space before heading to Earth, only to return to space again.  A key issue Read More …

The Drake Equation- Was Beerus Right

The Drake Equation Does alien life exist?  Are there other intelligent beings somewhere in the universe?  Are we truly alone in the universe?  These seemingly existential questions and thought experiments have been mathematically quantified in the Drake equation which was created in 1961 by Dr. Frank Drake.  The original intent was to try and stimulate Read More …

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 …