• "The film is a feature-length expansion of Acker's short film of the same name and is produced by Tim Burton, Timur Bekmambetov.and Jim Lemley. The surreal tale takes place in a post-apocalyptic fantasy world in which a band of courageous rag dolls battles for the survival of civilization."
  • "If there’s one thing we should learn from the Battlestar Galactica finale (other than angels exist and like to curse, smoke and fly spaceships) it’s that robots can be dangerous. One day they’re building your cars and picking up your garbage, the next they’re nuking you from orbit."
  • "If you're looking for a job, here's a list of successful, influential corporations you might want to work for. That is, as long as you don't ask too many questions."
  • "The author JG Ballard, famed for novels such as Crash and Empire of the Sun, has died aged 78 after a long illness."
  • "Am kommenden Dienstag, den 21.04, veröffentlichen alle, die darauf Lust haben, einen Beitrag mit dem Titel “Ein ♥ für Blogs” in dem sie ihre lesenswerten deutschsprachige Blogs vorstellen – das darf dann auch mal über den eigenen Blogtellerrand hinausgehen."
  • "Our desire to walk a landscape that basks in the light of another star, to hear the whistle of an alien planet’s wind and feel its sting on our faces, will not — any century soon — be sated by hurling massive, human-filled starships into space. Instead, we will extend our senses light-years beyond Earth with these telepresence proxies and data collectors. That’s a far more realistic version of the “Star Trek” future: to explore distant worlds, under alien suns, without leaving the familiar surroundings of our terrestrial home."