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European VC firm Pale Blue Dot plans to fund 40 ‘planet-positive’ startups

Pale Blue Dot, a newly outed European venture capital firm focused on climate tech, announced this week the first closing of its debut fund at €53 million. Targeting pre-seed and seed stage startups, the firm says it will consider software and technology investments with a strong positive climate impact. Current areas of focus include food/agriculture, industry, fashion/apparel, energy and transportation, with plans to back up to 40 companies out of fund one. Founding partners Hampus Jakobsson, ...
Tags: Startups, TC, Europe, Sweden, Entrepreneurship, Tech, Fundraising, Venture Capital, GreenTech, Agtech, Business Incubators, Larsson, BlueYard Capital, Tat, Jakobsson, Hampus Jakobsson

NASA Releases Remixed Version of Iconic ‘Pale Blue Dot’ Photo

A humbling photo of Earth taken by the Voyager 1 probe from a distance of 3.7 billion miles has been reprocessed by NASA to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the image. Read more...
Tags: Science, Nasa, Space Exploration, Carl Sagan, Space Photography, Pale Blue Dot, Hey I Can See My House From Here

The Director of Godzilla: King of Monsters Hints at the Film's Connection to Kong: Skull Island

Disney’s live-action Mulan, and the Child’s Play and Charlie’s Angels reboots all pick up familiar faces. The CW’s superhero stars all hang out and answer burning questions. And our minds are reeling over Godzilla: King of Monsters’ connection to Kong: Skull Island in Legendary’s “Monsterverse.” Spoilers stomping this…Read more...
Tags: Science, Disney, Childs Play, Mulan, Cw, The Flash, The Lottery, Aquaman, Skull Island, Legends Of Tomorrow, Supergirl, Fixed, Kong, Black Knight, Kong Skull Island, Charlie 's Angels

‘Pale Blue Dot’ First Look: Natalie Portman Looks Almost Unrecognizable in Noah Hawley’s Astronaut Drama

Natalie Portman plays an astronaut who loses touch with reality in Noah Hawley‘s upcoming drama Pale Blue Dot. And in our first look at the film, perhaps that first starts with her haircut. Fox Searchlight has released a first image of Portman in character as a married NASA astronaut who returns home and begins an affair with a fellow astronaut (Jon Hamm), only to steadily spiral out of control. Pale Blue Dot First Look The Pale Blue Dot first look shows Portman in character as Lucy Cola,...
Tags: Images, Movies, Drama, Reese Witherspoon, Nasa, Jon Hamm, Fox Searchlight, Noah Hawley, Natalie-Portman, Dan Stevens, Lucy, Legion, Portman, Nowak, Hamm, Hawley

Wonder Woman 1984 Set Footage Gives Us a Look at Cheetah in Action

Henry Cavill is still pondering what could’ve been with Man of Steel 2. Another Rob Liefeld comic hero could be coming to the big screen. Dwayne Johnson says his Black Adam won’t appear in Shazam! Plus, what’s to come on The Originals, and a tiny sneak peek at the next season of The Expanse. Spoilers, go! Read more...
Tags: Science, Dwayne Johnson, US, Game Of Thrones, The Expanse, Henry Cavill, The Simpsons, Prophet, Antlers, The Originals, Fear The Walking Dead, Adam, Captain Marvel, Rob Liefeld, Black Adam, Man of Steel 2

Updates on Wonder Woman 2, Star Trek: Discovery, and More

It: Chapter 2 casts another adult incarnation of the original cast. Kevin Feige is just waiting to hear when Marvel can finally use the X-Men and Fantastic Four again. Ram Bergman says it’s going to be a while before we hear about Rian Johnson’s Star Wars trilogy. Plus, what’s to come on Westworld and Wynonna Earp.…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Fantastic Four, Agent Carter, Westworld, Rian Johnson, People Of Earth, Titans, Kevin Feige, Castle Rock, Ram Bergman, Wynonna Earp, KaOS, X Men, Star Trek Discovery, Pale Blue Dot

Ellen Burstyn Joins ‘Pale Blue Dot’ Cast Alongside Natalie Portman

Noah Hawley‘s sci-fi film Pale Blue Dot (which may not be called Pale Blue Dot anymore) just landed a great new cast member: Exorcist and Requiem for a Dream actress Ellen Burstyn. Other Pale Blue Dot cast members include Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm and Dan Stevens. Legion and Fargo creator Noah Hawley is lining-up his first feature film, and he’s attracting a killer cast int he process. Per Variety, the film, a sci-fi drama that used to go under the name Pale Blue Dot but is apparently now un...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Reese Witherspoon, Casting, Sci-fi, Earth, Jon Hamm, Fox Searchlight, Noah Hawley, Natalie-Portman, Dan Stevens, Portman, Ellen-Burstyn, Burstyn, Alice Doesn, Hamm

Ellen Burstyn Joins Natalie Portman in Noah Hawley’s Astronaut Drama

Ellen Burstyn has joined Natalie Portman and Jon Hamm in Noah Hawley’s new film from Fox Searchlight. Burstyn will play Portman’s character’s grandmother. Dan Stevens is also on board to star in the film, which used to titled “Pale Blue Dot.” “Fargo” and “Legion” creator Noah Hawley is directing from a script by Brian C. Brown […]
Tags: News, Jon Hamm, Noah Hawley, Natalie Portman, Dan Stevens, Portman, Ellen Burstyn, Pale Blue Dot, Brian C Brown, Fox Searchlight Burstyn

Dan Stevens Reunites with ‘Legion’ Creator for ‘Pale Blue Dot’

Ever since he managed to do the impossible and adapt the Coen Brother’s Oscar-winning movie Fargo into a terrific TV series for FX, I’ve been patiently waiting to see what Noah Hawley would do in the world of movies. After a brief flirtation with Universal’s Dark Universe (RIP, we barely knew ye) and creating the brain-melting series Legion, Hawley lined up his feature directing debut, an astronaut drama called Pale Blue Dot. Now he’s bringing his Legion star along for the ride – Dan Stevens ha...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Drama, Reese Witherspoon, Casting, Jon Hamm, Oscar, Fox Searchlight, Noah Hawley, Dan Stevens, Elliott, Stevens, Portman, Hamm, Hawley, Zazie Beetz

More Wild Rumors Hint the Obi-Wan Movie Could Be Closer Than We Thought

More rumors tease a wild story for Hawkeye in Avengers 4. The Punisher and American Gods offer some intriguing casting for their second seasons. Han Solo screws up in a new clip from Solo: A Star Wars Story. Plus, what’s to come in the season finale of Arrow, and another wild Deadpool 2 promo. Spoilers, away!Read more...
Tags: Science, Supernatural, Deadpool, Hereditary, Avengers, Arrow, Hawkeye, Supergirl, Killjoys, Shadowhunters, Iron Fist, Obi Wan Kenobi, Deadpool 2, The Punisher, American Gods, Wynonna Earp

Dan Stevens Joins Natalie Portman in Astronaut Drama ‘Pale Blue Dot’

Dan Stevens will play Natalie Portman’s on-screen spouse in Fox Searchlight’s astronaut drama “Pale Blue Dot.” Portman will portray a married astronaut who returns to Earth after a mission and begins an affair with a fellow astronaut, played by Jon Hamm. The film explores the theory that astronauts who spend long periods of time in […]
Tags: News, Earth, Jon Hamm, Fox Searchlight, Natalie Portman, Dan Stevens, Portman, Pale Blue Dot

Zachary Quinto Hints at the Future of the Star Trek Movieverse

There’s more rumors about a major villain in Venom. The Russo brothers tease a reason to fear Avengers 4. Joaquin Phoenix talks about the prospect of joining the standalone Joker movie. Plus, what’s to come on Legion and The Expanse, and new footage from Avengers: Infinity War and the Legends of Tomorrow season…Read more...
Tags: Science, Star Trek, Gotham, Supernatural, The Expanse, Avengers, The Joker, Joaquin Phoenix, Legends Of Tomorrow, Legion, Zachary Quinto, Russo, Venom, The Predator, Paradise Hills, Avengers Infinity War

‘Pale Blue Dot’ Enlists Jon Hamm to Star Opposite Natalie Portman in Astronaut Drama

Jon Hamm will soon descend from the heavens as an angel in Good Omens, but he will also be heading skywards once again — this time into outer space. The Baby Driver actor is in negotiations to star opposite Natalie Portman in Pale Blue Dot, an astronaut drama directed by Legion and Fargo showrunner Noah Hawley. Variety reported that Jon Hamm is in talks with Fox Searchlight to join the cast of Pale Blue Dot. The project already stars Portman in the lead role as a successful female astronaut ...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Reese Witherspoon, Casting, Earth, Jon Hamm, Fox Searchlight, Fargo, Noah Hawley, Natalie-Portman, Kimmy Schmidt, Portman, Hamm, Hawley, Witherspoon, Pale Blue Dot

Jon Hamm Will Join Natalie Portman in Pale Blue Dot, an Astronaut Drama From the Creator of Legion

Noah Hawley’s next project isn’t quite as mindbending as his work on Legion, but its intriguing premise just got a shot in the arm with the addition of Jon Hamm, who’ll play another astronaut alongside main character Natalie Portman.Read more...
Tags: Science, Jon Hamm, Noah Hawley, Natalie Portman, Pale Blue Dot, Jon Hamm Will Join Natalie Portman

Jon Hamm to Star With Natalie Portman in Astronaut Drama ‘Pale Blue Dot’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Jon Hamm is in negotiations to star opposite Natalie Portman in Fox Searchlight’s “Pale Blue Dot,” sources tell Variety. “Fargo” and “Legion” creator Noah Hawley is directing from a script by Brian C. Brown and Elliott DiGuiseppi. Reese Witherspoon, who was attached to star at one point, will produce with Bruna Papandrea. “Pale Blue Dot” […]
Tags: News, Jon Hamm, Bruna Papandrea, Noah Hawley, Natalie Portman, Legion, Pale Blue Dot, Brian C Brown, Variety Fargo, Elliott DiGuiseppi Reese Witherspoon

Pale Blue Dot

The original Pale Blue Dot photograph of planet Earth was taken by Voyager 1, 28 years ago today, as part of the Solar System family portrait. Its purpose as a semantic denotation, or what what Jonassen would call "an object to think with" inevitably leads to Carl Sagan's famous discourse. Continue Reading → The post Pale Blue Dot appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.
Tags: Earth, Space Exploration, Voyager 1, Carl Sagan, eLearning, E-learning, Semantics, Cosmos, Popular Science, Jonassen, Mindtools, Pale Blue Dot

New Shazam Rumors Tease Changes to the Big Villain

The Cyborg solo movie will revisit the hero’s origins. Get an even better look at Iron Man’s Avengers: Infinity War armor. Another familiar face could return for the John Wick TV series. Plus, behind the scenes on A Wrinkle in Time, and Phoebe Waller-Bridge on Ron Howard’s take on Solo: A Star Wars Story. Spoilers get!Read more...
Tags: Halloween, Science, Doctor Who, Twin Peaks, Monsters, The Flash, Ron Howard, Shazam, Phoebe Waller Bridge, John Wick, A Wrinkle in Time, The Terror, Edge of Tomorrow 2, Avengers Infinity War, The Jungle Book 2, John Wick 3

Natalie Portman Replaces Reese Witherspoon in ‘Pale Blue Dot’

Oscar-winning actress Natalie Portman is so frustrated at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for not nominating any female directors that she’s decided to leave this planet entirely. Fresh off her Golden Globes zinger about the all-male nominees in the Best Director category, Portman is now in talks to star in Pale Blue Dot, a film in which she’ll play a female astronaut for director Noah Hawley, the showrunner of shows like Fargo and Legion. Noah Hawley has been looking to make the lea...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Reese Witherspoon, Casting, Fox Searchlight, Noah Hawley, Natalie-Portman, Variety, Portman, Hollywood Foreign Press Association, Hawley, Witherspoon, Pale Blue Dot, Legion Noah Hawley, Lake Pleasant Bodies, Jackie Based

Reese Witherspoon Bails on ‘Pale Blue Dot’ as ‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2 Ramps Up

Big Little Lies is one of the best things I saw on television this year, and Emmy voters agreed with that assessment: the show won eight trophies at the most recent ceremony, taking home prizes for Outstanding Limited Series and Outstanding Lead Actress for Nicole Kidman (who did some of the best work of her career in the show). Whispers of a second season began almost immediately after the first season ended, leaving many viewers conflicted: the first season wrapped up so well…could they possi...
Tags: Apple, Hbo, Movies, Drama, Reese-Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Aniston, San Diego, Emmy, Fox Searchlight, Monterey, Noah Hawley, Jean Marc Vallee, David E Kelley, Hawley, Witherspoon

‘Big Little Lies’: Reese Witherspoon Clears Way for Season 2, Exits ‘Pale Blue Dot’

Reese Witherspoon has dropped out of Noah Hawley’s Fox Searchlight film “Pale Blue Dot,” clearing the way for a second installment of HBO’s “Big Little Lies.” A spokesperson for HBO did not confirm any information regarding “Big Little Lies” season 2. Witherspoon had been attached to star in and produce “Pale Blue Dot” since 2015. […]
Tags: Hbo, News, Reese Witherspoon, Noah Hawley, Witherspoon, Big Little Lies, Pale Blue Dot, Reese Witherspoon Clears Way

A New VR Experience Explores the Pale Blue Dot

Following the success of her VR debut, Fistful of Stars, creative powerhouse Eliza McNitt is preparing audiences for a new trip to the cosmos, adding depth to Carl Sagan’s Pale Blue Dot. Eliza McNitt’s first experience with virtual reality (VR) consisted of wearing the newly minted Oculus Rift DK1 headset for a stomach-churning rollercoaster ride. Suspended high above the Earth, looking out over the metal tracks, McNitt almost fell over. She couldn’t feel her feet. “I was so fascinated by the id...
Tags: Uncategorized, Intel, Ces, Earth, Washington Dc, Virtual Reality, Orion, Las Vegas, Kennedy Center, Council, Carl Sagan, Southwest, Watts, Austin Texas, Prospect Park Bandshell, Consumer Electronics Show CES

Noah Hawley to Produce Reese Witherspoon’s Astronaut Drama ‘Pale Blue Dot’

Noah Hawley, creator of the FX series “Legion” and “Fargo,” has come on board Reese Witherspoon’s astronaut drama “Pale Blue Dot” at Fox Searchlight. Variety reported in 2015 that Witherspoon was attached to star and produce, based on the original spec script by Brian C. Brown and Elliott DiGuiseppi. The story follows a successful female astronaut... Read more »
Tags: News, Film, Reese Witherspoon, Fargo, Noah Hawley, Elliott, Witherspoon, Pale Blue Dot, Fox Searchlight Variety, Brian C Brown