Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - July 16, 2008


The role of Batman in "The Dark Knight" suits Christian Bale better than when he played the comic book hero in "Batman Begins."


The folks at Fox think they've got a big hit in "Fringe," a spooky, sci-fi-tinged drama from celebrated producer J.J. Abrams that is already generating big buzz on the Internet and ranks as one of fall's most anticipated shows.

Word of the Day
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.