Fact-check clip shows why S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Helicarrier's impossible
Dec 17, 2012

To be the epic, secret team that brings superheroes together to save the world—S.H.I.E.L.D. needs one of the coolest bases ever. Luckily, they have it, via the helicarrier that became a mainstream bit of awesome thanks to The Avengers. But could it work in real life?

14 computer interfaces that gave Avengers its high-tech texture
Dec 17, 2012

Like bows on top of an especially fine present, these spangly, spiffy head's-up displays and computer screens that were littered throughout The Avengers added a lush, techie texture that the movie wouldn't have been the same without. And here's a massive treasure trove of 'em.