Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - June 27, 2008


No, no, no, says "WALL-E," creator Andrew Stanton -- Pixar's new movie is not sending an environmental message.

Word of the Day
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.