Annalee and Esther share their fave and not-so-fave picks of this season's newest sci-fi TV shows including Arrow, Beauty & the Beast and more! Plus learn the secret power of invisible glass and family lessons learned in Back to the Future!
io9: We Come From the Future is a news show about science, entertainment and culture from a tomorrow that you wish you lived in today. Annalee Newitz, editor in chief of io9, and Esther Inglis Arkell, io9 writer, cover science fiction and science fact in a studio format with segments including Esther Gets Experimental, Ask a Scientist, Tragic Trailer, Doom of the Week, Trivia Quiz and This is Awesome. The show will feature field segments and interviews with scientists, experts, and authors. In a whimsical yet authentic format, Annalee and Esther will explain weird and interesting science, feature interesting material from the web, discuss popular culture in reviewing books, tv, and film, and perform fantastic experiments.
Back To The Future presented the time traveler's paradox of messing with his or her past and effecting the present. But it's also a very interesting study in what happens to interpersonal relationships when what you grew up with suddenly changes.