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  1. [UPDATED] DC Comics’ Vixen is Getting Her Own Animated Series on The CW Seed

    And Arrow and The Flash have been renewed!

    The Television Critics Association press tour has been chugging along talking to some of our favorite creators and actors, but perhaps the most exciting news to come out of it so far is that DC Comics superhero/model Vixen is getting her own animated digital series.

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  2. Today in Adorable Science: Disney Has Created a L’il Turtle Robot to Draw Doodles in the Sand

    CAROLYN + BEACHBOT FOREVER

    Beachbot was developed by a team from Disney Research Zurich with the aim to create art on a massive scale: according to principal research scientist Paul Beardsley, "The dream is to create huge amazing drawings like the Nazca Lines.” Massive cuteness is just a bonus!

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  3. Agent Peggy Carter’s Toughest Mission: Dealing With Misogynist Jerks

    A new video from Leigh Lahav!

    Boy, times sure were tough for women in the 1940s! It's so great that now in modern times we live in a completely equal society where women are treated the same way as men are and—oh. Oh.

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  4. Very First Animation Tests Of Mass Effect Were Of FemShep, Says Lead Animator

    HELL yeah!

    One of the best things about many Bioware games is that you can select the gender of the character you play. Despite that, the marketing for Mass Effect tended to focus almost exclusively on the male avatars for a super long time, until criticism of this practice finally led to a trailer for FemShep in 2011. Which is odd, because if Lead ME cinematic animator Jonathan Cooper is to be believed, FemShep technically came first.

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  5. Watch the Midseason Finale of Bee and Puppycat Right Here!

    I'm coming for you, Pretty Patrick!

    We feel that if you're a regular reader of The Mary Sue, Bee and Puppycat's latest temp job will be exceedingly, superbly relevant to your interests. Then again, so is Bee and Puppycat in general, right? Hard to believe the latest season's already halfway over!

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  6. Studio Ghibli Doc The Kingdom of Dreams And Madness Is A Total Delight. Watch It Right Now!

    Brb, pretending to work for MIyazaki.

    I'll preface this review by saying that if you think a documentary about the inner workings of Studio Ghibli might appeal to you, stop wasting your time with me and start streaming The Kingdom of Dreams and Madness, stat.

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  7. How Dare This 2-Second Firefly Animation Make Me Feel All These Feelings

    No no that's okay, I didn't need my heart.

    Animator Stephen Byrne recently released a 2-second teaser for an Animated Adventures of Firefly series, and it's a gorram doozy. Hit the jump for the GIF's full effect.

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  8. Thoughts on The Legend of Korra‘s “Remembrances” and What it Means For Nickelodeon & the Future of the Show

    Nickelodeon, ya dun goofed!

    My dear readers. I regret to inform you that I am not doing a favorites slide show this week. You see, I'm a little ticked off. Allow me to explain.

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  9. There’s No Reason Why a Guardians/The Land Before Time Mashup Should Work, But It Does

    I give you Tree Star-Lord, the vegetarian outlaw.

    Why... how... what? OH MY GOD I FORGOT HOW AWESOME THE LAND BEFORE TIME WAS!

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  10. Pixar Explains How Animators Use Math to Make Movie Magic

    Okay, but then why don't you guys know that 4 is too many?

    Sure, high school Carolyn, you don't need math for anything in the "real world." But what if you don't want to live in the real world? What if you want a rad career at Pixar? What then, you dilly-dally!? In this fascinating video from Numberphile, Pixar animators explain the math behind their movies and prove they really know their stuff.

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