Early TV and Human Performance

"The luminous screen in the home carries fantastic authority," radio and TV historian Erik Barnouw writes. "Viewers everywhere tend to accept it as a window on the world... It has tended to displace or overwhelm other influences such as newspapers,…

UFOlogy: It’s Weather Balloons All the Way Down

We're constantly being treated to new or newly reexamined evidence of UFOs–now called UAPs–and the Pentagon's commitment to taking them seriously has accompanied additional (contentious) evidence such as video and FOIA documents floating around the…

Cooperation and Deception in the Hail HYDRA Game

Cooperative board and card games have come a long way, and the idea of collaboration is almost normal in gaming now. Marvel's Hail HYDRA Board Game is collaborative, but with a twist — there are traitors in the midst. Everyone is supposed to be on…