Philip Gips, Creator of Celebrated Film Posters, Dies at 88 – The New York Times

In the imagery he devised to promote “Alien,” “Rosemary’s Baby” and other movies, he strove to capture their essence without giving too much away.

How a Chicago Woman Fell Victim to Candida Auris, a Drug-Resistant Fungus – The New York Times

The Borg-like disease evolves resistance to anything used within each patient.  Whatever survives each treatment passes on the survival trait.

The mysterious infection has appeared at hospitals around the world, but few institutions or families have discussed their experience.

Jack Parsons (rocket engineer) – Wikipedia

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After reading about CBS All Access’s upcoming Strange Angel series, I looked up Jack Parsons and learned about NASA’s little-known true connections with dark magic and Scientology.

Source: Jack Parsons (rocket engineer) – Wikipedia

Marvel Announces Immortal Hulk Comic by Al Ewing & Joe Bennett

EXCLUSIVE: Ewing & Bennett Unleash Marvel’s Immortal Hulk

Al Ewing & Joe Bennett will resurrect Bruce Banner for Marvel’s new horror-themed Hulk series.

Source: Marvel Announces Immortal Hulk Comic by Al Ewing & Joe Bennett

Storyteller

Storyteller

Most people would shine a flashlight under their chin when telling scary stories around a campfire, but Tigress thinks she looks spookier lit from the side.

Technical notes: I lowered the contrast to reduce the glare and make her face look a little darker. She’s holding the keychain flashlight herself in her right hand, which is steadier than me holding it and trying to take the photo with one hand.