You've consumed enough science fiction to know something the average red shirt doesn't: Never take your space helmet off on a foreign planet. But if you're still tempted to breathe deep the gathering gloom, how about five compelling scientific reasons not to? Join Robert and Joe as they discuss "Alien: Covenant" and explore some very compelling biological and radiological reasons to remain helmeted on an alien hell world.
‘Alien: Covenant’ and the Entrance of the Gods (Robert's review)
How the 'Alien' Xenomorph Works (HowStuffWorks)
H. R. Giger and the Biomechanical Soul (podcast)
The Quest for Hollywood Acid (podcast)
Nude Space Walk (podcast)
The Science of 'Prometheus' (podcast)