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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - May 01, 2009

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Star Trek's original 1960s Capt Kirk, William Shatner, skipped the glittery Los Angeles premiere of the 2009 film, observers said.

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The US comic book industry says it's capitalizing on the release of the new Wolverine movie by giving away free comic books this weekend.

Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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