Covenant Minute 23

In which I am joined by Rob of the Great Escape Minute, and we discuss how futuristic technology in science fiction isn’t so futuristic anymore, spooky hidden details, and do Engineers see in sound?

Find Rob at the Great Escape Minute, he’s doing good work over there. I love this movie and he’s finding all sorts of details I never noticed:

Covenant Minute 22

In which I get biblical, and interrogate a few cultural biases in culture and fashion.


Bible gateway passage: 1 Corinthians 11-14 – New international version. (n.d.). Bible Gateway.

Britt, R. (2016, June 15). Why is the sci-fi in movies so much dumber and less political than in books? Inverse.

Pixie cut hairstyle origins | History of | Racked [Video]. (2018, January 27). YouTube.

Covenant Minute 20

In which I discuss meteoric cadavers, ponder the place for religion in the future, and learn the term “cybernetic can” from Alan Dean Foster. 


If an astronaut died in space, would he decompose? (no bacteria but what about radiation?). (2007, December 11). UCSB Science Line.

Phobos – An alien: Covenant story | official trailer (2017) [Video]. (2017, July 20). YouTube.

Raised by wolves. (2021, January 1). STUDIO YUTANI.