The true story of life at Marvel Comics in the glory days of Jack Kirby…

In this excerpt from Sean Howe's new book Marvel Comics: The Untold Story, we delve deep into the glory days of Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in the mid-1960s. » 10/17/12 4:30pm 10/17/12 4:30pm

In 1977, Captain Marvel was going to be assistant director of New…

Back in 1977, Scott Edelman had big plans for Captain Marvel's career as a scientist. Apparently the hero was going to become assistant director of New York's famed Hayden Planetarium, which is currently under the directorship of real-life science hero Neil deGrasse Tyson. For some reason, however, by the time the… » 7/23/12 7:30am 7/23/12 7:30am