A new TV series wants to entertain kids with space-faring adventures while teaching them real scientific concepts—and it needs some crowdfunding help to get off the ground. You can also fund a reprint of the lost adventures of a golden age comics hero, a comic about the dismal future of immigration, and a short film…
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You've seen him around already, but now Alasdair Wilkins is officially wired into our collective cortex and has been given the designation "reporter." So who is this guy?