WARREN ELLIS is a graphic novelist and author of the NYT best-selling novel GUN MACHINE. His graphic novel GLOBAL FREQUENCY is being developed for television by Jerry Bruckheimer and FOX. He is the writer of the graphic novel RED, adapted into the film starring Bruce Willis and Helen Mirren. His next book is NORMAL from FSG.
Plastic antibody works in first tests in living animals "Scientists are reporting the first evidence that a plastic antibody — an artificial version of the proteins produced by the body's immune system to recognize and fight infections and foreign substances — works in the bloodstream of a living animal." (tags:med )
Transparent – Sleep Over "Austin?s SLEEP ? OVER. Endlessly lonesome and isolated but with a strange unbreakable dignity and melodic smoothness, the jam is a beguiling and languid ghost?n?b slow-dancer that brings to mind the foggy AM dance-pop transmissions of Nite Jewel et al but with the sadness and mystique cranked up to heartbursting levels and a real brain-worm of a chorus that?s been soaring around in our skulls all day. It?s an unsettling, alluring, perfect pop song…" (tags:music )