New ‘Judge Dredd’ Movie Concept Art

Judge Dredd concept art
It was reported about three weeks ago that Rebellion and 2000 AD are in development on a new “Judge Dredd” movie, based on the 2000 AD comics and not the 1995 Sylvester Stallone film also named "Judge Dredd."

Thanks to io9 we have three great concept art pictures from the new movie, drawn by Jock, who also worked on “Green Arrow: Year One” and the “Hellblazer” comics. The pictures feature shots of a Judge, Mega-City and Riot Judges.

‘Atlantis Rising’ Comic coming to Big Screen

Atlantis RisingWell with so many comic books being adapted for the big screen it seems everyone is wanting to get on board and have a try at it but at least this time it’s a bit more science fiction. Writer-director Joby Harold (Awake) is in negotians to write the adaptation of the comic book "Atlantis Rising" for DreamWorks. Len Wiseman (Underworld, Live Free or Die Hard) is also attached to direct this apocalyptic science fiction project.

‘Angels & Demons’ Teaser Has a Hidden Message

Angels and Demons
The teaser trailer for the upcoming Tom Hanks film "Angels & Demons," which is a sequel to "Da Vinci Code," is out. As we watched the teaser we found that it contains a secret message. How fitting!

About fifty one seconds into the teaser, the word "Illuminati" appears. If you look in middle of each letter, you will see other letters that spell out "Alters of Science."

‘The Dark Knight’ Racks Up On ‘Scream Awards’

The Dark Knight
Saturday night Spike TV presented the third annual “Scream” awards, where good ole George Lucas won the Comic-Con Icon Award, Anthony Hopkins received the Legend Award, Wes Craven collected the Scream Mastermind Award and Tim Burton received the Scream Immortal Award.

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Physics agency instigates review

Physics agency instigates review The body overseeing UK astronomy and physics is to commission an independent review of its operations.

The probe into the effectiveness of the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) follows widespread concern over the status of its budget.

The council says its settlement from government has left it no choice but to find £80m of savings through to 2011.

This puts at risk a number of current science…