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  Brainiac 5 of the Legion of Super-Heroes
Brainiac 5 re-discovered the technical process behind original Brainiac's force-shield belt, which is capable of generating a virtually impervious field of protection.
Brainiac 5 was awarded membership for "noble courage in helping Supergirl, though it could have cost [him his] own life" when he gave her his force-shield belt to protect her from a kryptonite meteorite.
Brainiac 5 resortsed to insults in an attempt to trick a Chinese guard into slugging him in the stomach and activating his force-shield belt before the gong he was chained to sounded and shook him apart.
members.shaw.ca /legion_roll_call/legionnaires/brainiac_5   (1896 words)

  
 Brainiac - Supermanica
Brainiac is an evil space mastermind and fearsome super-foe with an arsenal of awesome nightmarish scientific weapons at his command, and is perhaps the most terrible evil-doer in all the universe, a creature of superhuman intelligence, great scientific ability, and utter ruthlessness who is said to know the universe as no mere man knows it.
Brainiac is sometimes accompanied on his marauding journeys through space by his alien pet, Koko, a white extraterrestrial creature which closely resembles a small monkey except for the twin antennae protruding from its forehead.
Brainiac is a villain of such outstanding notoriety that Superman has devoted an entire room to him in his Fortress of Solitude.
supermanica.info /wiki/index.php/Brainiac   (1182 words)

  
  Celeste Rockfish
Brainiac 5 and Kono forced their way through the glow, to find Celeste fully healed, and the energy had destroyed the bed's medical equipment.
Brainiac 5 didn't have much of an opportunity to study Celeste's condition when she was sent on a mission to Earth.
Brainiac 5 considered Celeste potentially dangerous and sent Laurel Gand to bring her back to headquarters.
www.glcorps.org /celeste.html   (1960 words)

  
  Brainiac 5
Brainiac 5 is the direct descendant of Vril Dox (Brainiac 2), the adopted son of the original Brainiac, Superman's android nemesis from the 20th century.
When Brainiac 5 first laid eyes on the Girl of Steel through a monitor screen focused on the 20th century, the green-skinned boy from the future was so taken with her beauty and abilities that he initiated a quest to get to know her better.
Querl Dox (Brainiac 5), the descendant of the legendary Vril Dox, is born on the planet Colu.
members.tripod.com /four_color_world/brain5.html   (2418 words)

  
  Brainiac
Brainiac is an evil space mastermind and fearsome super-foe with an arsenal of awesome nightmarish scientific weapons at his command, and is perhaps the most terrible evil-doer in all the universe, a creature of superhuman intelligence, great scientific ability, and utter ruthlessness who is said to know the universe as no mere man knows it.
Although Brainiac - with his green eyes and light-green skin - closely resembles the humanoid native inhabitants of the far-distant planet Colu, he is actually a sinister computer spy created by the computer tyrants which had seized control of that planet as the first step in a scheme of interplanetary conquest.
Brainiac is sometimes accompanied on his marauding journeys through space by his alien pet, Koko, a white extraterrestrial creature which closely resembles a small monkey except for the twin antennae protruding from its forehead.
theages.superman.ws /Encyclopaedia/brainiac.php   (1178 words)

  
 Brainiac 5 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Brainiac 5 (Querl Dox) is a fictional character who exists in the future of the DC Comics universe.
Brainiac 5's ingenuity led to the invention of, amongst other things, the Legion flight ring (perfecting an invention of Invisible Kid based on a metal discovered by Mon-El), the anti-lead serum that allowed Mon-El to leave the Phantom Zone and the force shield belt which became the signature device of the character.
Brainiac 5 joined Stargrave to battle the sorcerer Mordru, but the android's influence would haunt him long after that (it was claimed in Superboy #225 that Stargrave was actually the original Brainiac android, but the truth of this is uncertain).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Brainiac_5   (2041 words)

  
 THE INTERACTIVE FLY
If Brainiac function in embryogenesis is the same as its function in oogenesis, then it is reasonable to assume that Brainiac cooperates with the Egfr in the development and maintenance of epithelial structure.
Brainiac's involvement in lateral inhibition during early neurogenesis may be related to its involvement in maintaining epithelial structure within the neurogenic ectoderm during neuroblast segregation.
It is proposed that Brainiac and Egghead function in a common biosynthetic pathway and that inactivating mutations in either lead to sufficiently early termination of glycolipid biosynthesis to inactivate essential functions mediated by glycosphingolipids (Wandall, 2003).
www.sdbonline.org /fly/newgene/brainiac.htm   (4690 words)

  
 Legion Chronology: Pre-Zero Hour   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Blok, Brainiac 5, Invisible Kid, and Sun Boy escape Superboy's time and try to return to the 30th century for reinforcements, but are instead diverted to the real universe in Superman's time.
Brainiac 5, Duo Damsel, Laurel Gand, Saturn Girl, and Valor conspire against Glorith to avenge the destruction of Daxam.
Brainiac 5 discovers that Garth and Imra Ranzz's son Garridan (Validus) is the carrier of the deadly Winathococcus Validus, the "Validus plague." Garth is crippled by the disease and Garridan is quarantined.
www.mykey3000.com /cosmicteams/legion/legion1/pre-chron7.html   (3247 words)

  
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Brainiac 5 strikes a deal with them to keep the heroes alive (albeit as hostages) in exchange for his attempting to fix the force-field that shields them from the star so that it won't collapse and save all of their lives.
Brainiac 5 explains to the others that due to the cost of quality shielding materials, old freighters such as the one they are on had two hulls with scrap metal in between.
Brainiac 5 identifies it as an Ares Series Battle Robot, a type of robot that was designed for killing, with an override to the circuit that normally prevents robots from killing.
www.eyrie.org /~brainy9/decomps/cos-bg-foo.txt   (12533 words)

  
 Superman Super Site - Brainiac
Brainiac 13 claimed to be allying himself to Earth, but this proved to be part of a complex plan to regain control.
His chief aide was "Leniac", a green-skinned teenager with "control discs" on her forehead, suggesting the diodes of earlier Brainiacs (and identical to the forehead discs of the "upgraded" Brainiac 5.1, in the Legion, and the Animated Series version of the original Brainiac).
On a humorous note, while posing as a professor, Brainiac poses the often repeated question and answer to the class "Where is the most powerful computer in the universe?" followed by several taps on his own temple, making the subtle joke that his Artificial Intelligence is more powerful than their natural intelligence.
www.supermansupersite.com /brainiac.html   (2311 words)

  
 Brainiac 5 - SCIFIPEDIA
Brainiac 5 is a fictional super-hero character who is a member of the 31st century super-hero team, The Legion of Super-Heroes and owned by DC Comics.
Brainiac's ancestor defeated the Computer Tyrants of Colu in the 20th century, inventing a mutagenic stimulator which raised his intelligence.
Also, he seems to be attracted to blonds like Supergirl, with whom, in the Silver Age of Comics, he was romantically linked.
scifipedia.scifi.com /index.php/Brainiac_5   (185 words)

  
 The Comic Treadmill: Legion Focus: Brainiac 5; Element Lad; Dream Girl (2005-06)
Brainiac 5 is the anti-social genius of the group.
Readers could see the latter part rattled Brainiac 5 who knew that all the brainpower in the world wasn’t going to help him determine if she was kidding or not.
Further, watching Brainiac 5 match wits with a worthy menace like Lemnos and watching him try to prevent a natural force like death with just his force field and the leeched powers of the defeated Lemnos have made for some compelling reading.
www.comictreadmill.com /CTMBlogarchives/2006/2006_Individual/2006_12/001281.php   (2597 words)

  
 Brainiac (comics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Brainiac is a fictional character, a DC Comics supervillain and frequent opponent of Superman.
Though at his core Brainiac is formless, most incarnations depict him as a bald, green-skinned alien android from the planet Colu, and one of the most intelligent villains in the DC universe, capable of possessing others, creating and manipulating computer systems, and exerting some control over time and space.
Brainiac was to appear in Superman III as Gus Gorman in disguise, explaining the supercomputer plot.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Brainiac_(comics)   (3729 words)

  
 Monitor Duty: Alan Kistler's Profile On: BRAINIAC!
Brainiac agreed and Luthor enhanced him (and also implanted a tiny bomb to ensure the android didn’t turn on him) and then the two villains had the first of many dozens of team-ups over the decades.
Brainiac said he too was from Krypton and that he had made it his mission to go to planets all over the universe and collect their knowledge.
Brainiac himself had his body rendered inert by B-13’s attack and was forced to possess the body of Lena Luthor, Lex Luthor’s infant daughter.
www.monitorduty.com /mdarchives/2005/11/kistlers_profil_1.shtml   (8269 words)

  
 Superman Homepage
Brainiac reveals that he has conquered Colu and is using a thought amplification machine to contact them.
Brainiac's role is that of the generic alien conqueror (albeit with powers of mental domination).
Brainiac claims that he only appeared to be in a coma -- he was actually in a trance to grow and change; to become stronger and more powerful.
www.supermanhomepage.com /comics/comics.php?topic=special-reports/brainiac2   (1482 words)

  
 A Murine Homologue of the Drosophila brainiac Gene Shows Homology to Glycosyltransferases and Is Required for ...
Isolation of a mouse homologue of the Drosophila brainiac gene.
Brainiac and fringe are similar pioneer proteins that impart specificity to notch signaling during Drosophila development.
The neurogenic locus brainiac cooperates with the Drosophila EGF receptor to establish the ovarian follicle and to determine its dorsal-ventral polarity.
mcb.asm.org /cgi/content/full/21/16/5688   (5347 words)

  
 UGO Superman Hub - Superman Enemies: Brainiac - SUPERMAN.UGO.COM
In his first appearance, Brainiac was a green-skinned space tyrant, a "thief of cities" who with the use of a powerful shrinking ray (watch out, Harvey Birdman) could literally collect the greatest urban centers of the galaxy and keep them aboard his spaceship.
Brainiac's initial plan was to fill his world of Bryak with an intergalactic collection of cities, making it a composite world, a kind of diasporic urban menagerie.
It was in battle with Brainiac that Superman learned of the city of Kandor (unnamed at first), a Kryptonian city that Brainiac had taken before the planet's destruction, and which the villain had kept aboard his ship until it was liberated by the Man of Steel.
superman.ugo.com /enemies/brainiac/default.asp   (1096 words)

  
 legion5
Brainiac 5 paused in his cannibalization of the lady robot.
Brainiac 5 sat down on the floor outside her prison.
The head of Old Brainiac ricocheted off the chest of one of the robots, hit one wall, then another, bounced on the floor several times, and finally came to rest.
dark_mark.tripod.com /legion5.html   (2582 words)

  
 "Far From Home" Talkback (Spoilers) - Animation Insider
When she met Brainiac 5, and later they came to a meeting of the minds (the discussion on psionic devices and rigging a quantum RF tracker), Supergirl finally met someone she could relate to.
Brainiac 5 who is supposed be a very logical character and emotionally distant falls in love with Supergirl way too quickly.
Brainiac 5 had shown attraction after talking with Supergirl about a strategy to fight the bad guys then it would have been more believable.
www.animationinsider.net /forums/showthread.php?t=18065   (1979 words)

  
 TOMORROW'S LESSON by SAMUEL HAWKINS - Chapter 12
As Brainiac 5 and Lightning Lad repeated their efforts, an exhausted Cosmic Boy climbed to his feet and looked at Saturn Girl.
The only sounds were the hum of Lightning Lad intermittently charging the ancient device, Brainiac 5’s occasional whispered curses, and the other Legionnaires shuffling to stay out of the way as the two pivoted to fire the projector at every surrounding area.
As the Legion gathered around, Brainiac 5 dropped to his knees and began to examine Superboy.
superman.ws /superboy-lives/tomorrows-lesson/chapters/?chapter=12   (1651 words)

  
 BRAINIAC 5   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Las habilidades científicas de Brainiac 5 lo han llevado a desarrollar su propio cinturón de campo de fuerza, junto con muchos artefactos usados por la Legion.
Brainiac 5.1 posee una inteligencia de nivel 12 (el doble del estándar universal).
Un encuentro con su madre perdida amenazó con regresar a Brainiac 5.1 a su antiguo modo de vida, pero el Legionario decidió enfrentar el desafío de retener sentimientos humanos en vez de volver a su estado frío y lógico.
dreamers.com /dcsecretfiles/brainiac5.1.htm   (388 words)

  
 Brainiac Five from Superman: The Animated Series
Which is why I think it's somewhat ironic that I've made a custom figure of a character who was in the background of one episode of Superman: The Animated Series for about half a second of screen time.
Brainiac 5 is based on the episode "New Kids in Town," which featured the Legion of Super-Heroes, DC's super teen team of the future, as reimagined by the creative team of Paul Dini, Bruce Timm, et al.
The regular version of Brainiac 5 was always my favorite Legionnaire, so I pretty much had to make a custom after he appeared, however briefly, in the animated continuity.
hometown.aol.com /brainiacfive/brainytas.html   (313 words)

  
 Brainiac Five from Superman: The Animated Series   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Which is why I think it's somewhat ironic that I've made a custom figure of a character who was in the background of one episode of Superman: The Animated Series for about half a second of screen time.
Brainiac 5 is based on the episode "New Kids in Town," which featured the Legion of Super-Heroes, DC's super teen team of the future, as reimagined by the creative team of Paul Dini, Bruce Timm, et al.
The regular version of Brainiac 5 was always my favorite Legionnaire, so I pretty much had to make a custom after he appeared, however briefly, in the animated continuity.
members.aol.com /brainiacfive/brainytas.html   (313 words)

  
 Just for the "L" of it... - Comic Book Resources Forums
Brainiacs 5 and 6 have developed a test to determine which of each group is "prime," or "clone." No one group is totally comprised of either.
Brainiac 5, is a prime, while Brainiac's 6 and 7 are clones.
Garth brushed past Brainiac 5, exited, turning his back on the sister, the woman who was a complete stranger to him.
forums.comicbookresources.com /showthread.php?p=3778268#post3778268   (2498 words)

  
 The Drosophila Gene brainiac Encodes a Glycosyltransferase Putatively Involved in Glycosphingolipid Synthesis -- ...
Expression of Brainiac in Insect Cells-- An expression construct of the full coding region of brainiac was prepared by PCR using D.
5 (corresponding to lanes 6, 4, and 5, respectively).
(8), and brainiac was shown to have activity with this glycolipid.
www.jbc.org /cgi/content/full/277/36/32421   (4476 words)

  
 Sunday Slugfest - Outsiders #24 Review - Silver Bullet Comics
Although Jeph Loeb made the logical connection that, if there is a Brainiac in the present and a Brainiac 5 in the thirtieth century, there might be more heroes and villains carrying the name, not much has been done with the concept since Loeb’s run on Superman.
There, Brainiac evolved into Brainiac 2.0, even as his far-future descendent (mark 13) was reshaping Metropolis.
After a recap of her origin (which led to the death of Donna Troy), Brainiac 8 proceeds to thrash the entire team in rapid succession.
www.silverbulletcomicbooks.com /reviews/111736520367879.htm   (1611 words)

  
 Legion of Super Heroes: Brain Drain Recap - TV.com
Brainiac 5 explains that the Coluan Collective goes through an Alignment every so often, but since he's cut off from the Collective, he'll suffer bouts of insanity since he has to go through it on his own for 10 hours.
Back on Earth, the now-normal Brainiac 5 is reunited with his body.
When Superman wonders what else Brainiac 5 hasn't told him, the genius points out there are some things he must learn on his own.
www.tv.com /legion-of-super-heroes/brain-drain/episode/833141/recap.html   (560 words)

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