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What Part of a Character's Origin Story Really Matters?
Greetings, denizens of the pre-apocalypse! My apologies that your mail is a little late today, but rest assured it’s just as non-existent as ever. This week: The new Who, if trailers can be spoiled, and what part of an origin story is completely essential.
How does water change the Moon’s origin story?
The Moon formed when an object collided with the proto-Earth. For years, scientists thought that in the aftermath, hydrogen and other so-called “volatile elements” escaped and were lost to space. This would have led to a dry and volatile element-depleted Moon, which seemed to be consistent with previous analyses of lunar samples. But ongoing research about the Moon’s chemistry is revealing that it may be wetter than initially thought, raising questions about this origin story.
These Are The Origin Stories Of Sayings You Probably Didn't Know
Origin Stories: How Fritz and Stockholm came to us
Rescue Dog He was just a pup. A ball of black fur, hardly bigger than my hand. But he knew his way around Kabul, and way better than we did. "No
10 Great Punk Band Name Origin Stories
Do you ever wonder how bands come up with their names? What does MxPx stand for? What the hell is a Mustard Plug? What was the inspiration behind the moniker Hot Water Music? Below are 10 interesti…
The Order of the Dolphin: SETI’s Secret Origin Story
In 1961, when UFOs were all the rage, a group of top scientific minds met in secret at a rural observatory in West Virginia. At the time, the Green Bank Observatory was the biggest, baddest telescope in the burgeoning practice of radio astronomy. While the list of meeting attendees now reads like a who’s who …
Venom’s origin story is not what you think
Toy plans, retconned mythology, and a $220 check brought the latest big-screen antihero to life
10 fascinating origin stories of iconic American foods
Every local dish has a history, and those histories are heaping helpings of innovation, triumph and – sometimes – drama.
The Origin Stories of 10 Cool Cosplay Terms
It’s that time of year again when fanboys and girls from around the world transform into superheroes, aliens, or maybe just George Lucas. That’s right: It’s New York Comic Con.
Why The Joker's Origin Story Doesn't Need to Be Told
In an insightful video essay about the upcoming film Joker starring Joaquin Phoenix, host Jared Bauer of Wisecrack opines on the need for The Joker, a
What Is This Place? My GHY Origin Story.
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Why Shazam! Is a Unique DCEU Origin Story
We are about to be seven movies into the ongoing and ever-expanding DC Extended Universe, an on-screen world that launched with MAN OF STEEL back in 2013 and has seen the introduction of multiple...
Leadership Is Hard; Crafting Origin Stories Shouldn't Be
After all, “How did it all begin?” is one of the most ancient human questions; virtually all religions embed stories about the start of humanity. To crave an origin story is to be human. For leaders, this means that everyone wants to know how your movement, cause or company got started.
Why the Term “Redneck” Defies Simplistic Origin Stories
Dolly Parton’s America provided the most recent example of a mistake that sacrifices complexity for a good leftist yarn.
The Origin Stories of 20 Fast-Food Restaurants
How well do you really know your favorite chains? These fast-food origin stories are almost as good as the food itself. (Almost.)
Bryan Cranston Says Zordon's Origin Story Will Be Revealed in 'Power Rangers' Reboot
Top 10 Crazy Pharmaceutical Drug Origin Stories
The estimated value of the US pharmaceutical industry was $446 billion in 2016. In fact, the research and development spending per employee is unparalleled
“The Nutcracker’s” disturbing origin story: Why this was once the world’s creepiest ballet
From pedophilic godfathers to gruesome seven-headed mice, the first versions of the classic ballet were — different