Tag: Sci-Fi

Astrophysicists Trying To Make Sci-Fi A Reality With James Webb Space Telescope

The new Webb Space Telescope will be replacing Hubble Space Telescope and will help astrophysicists look into the formation of stars happening 13 billion light years away to gain knowledge about the universe's formation.

Space March 7, 2017

Mass Effect: Andromeda Releases A 'Weapons Training' Gameplay Video

As the launch date approaches, ‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ released another video, this time focusing on weapons and mobility. This sci-fi shooter game is set for release on March 21.

Video Games February 27, 2017

'Battlestar Galactica' Series Star Richard Hatch Passes Away

Richard Hatch, star of the original 'Battlestar Galactica,' died on Feb. 7 due to pancreatic cancer. He was 71.

Movies/TV Shows February 12, 2017

Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ Becomes Most Popular Digital Original Series: Here’s Why Viewers Are Hooked

Data from the startup Parrot Analytics found that Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ was the most popular digital original series in the week after it debuted. Here’s why viewers are getting hooked on this show.

Movies/TV Shows July 25, 2016

KISS Is Returning To Comics, And They Brought Giant Robots

Legendary rock band KISS is getting a new comic book, and it's going to be a sci-fi epic unlike anything fans have ever seen.

Comic Books July 18, 2016

Happy International Museum Day: Here Are The Top Museums For The Geek In All Of Us

May 18 marks International Museum Day, which serves as a good day to visit museums and learn how they play a role in society. Here, though, are the top museums for geeks.

Life & Style May 17, 2016

Essential Sci-Fi Movies You Can Stream On Netflix And Hulu

If you want to see the evolution of sci-fi cinema, stream these classics right now on Netflix and Hulu.

Movies/TV Shows April 30, 2016

'No Man's Sky' Lore: How Star Trek And Watchmen Storytellers Helped Craft The Game's Amazing Universe [Video]

'No Man’s Sky' will not have a standard story line, and that’s a great thing. Instead, Hello Games signed a deal with 'Star Trek' and 'Watchmen' creators to add background content to the universe, enhancing the gamers’ drive for exploration.

Video Games April 29, 2016

'All Walls Must Fall' Is The New Time-Bending Indie Game Where The Cold War Rages On After 150 Years

Time-travel and tactical combat in a futuristic Berlin make up the first game from newly-formed indie studio inbetweengames.

Geek April 18, 2016

Stream These Classic '90s Sci-Fi Series On Netflix To Celebrate The Return Of 'The X-Files'

Celebrating the return of 'The X-Files' on Fox on Sunday? Here are the best sci-fi series that aired in the 1990s that are available to stream on Netflix.

Internet Culture January 23, 2016

How A Bet With George Lucas Nabbed Steven Spielberg 2.5 Percent Of Star Wars' Profits

Steven Spielberg: Master Gambler.

Movies/TV Shows December 7, 2015

Revisiting 'Hardware Wars', The First (And Best) 'Star Wars' Parody

Like 'Star Wars'? Enjoy silliness? You'll LOVE this...

Movies/TV Shows December 3, 2015

'Uncanny Valley' Is An Extremely Cool Short Film All About The Dangers Of VR

A new short film depicts a world where the line between what is real and what is make-believe isn't so easy to figure out.

Movies/TV Shows December 2, 2015

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Becomes Second Film In The Series To Get PG-13 Rating

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' gets a PG-13 rating, the second film besides 'Revenge of the Sith' to be given the same rating.

Movies/TV Shows November 25, 2015

Female Action TV Series To Stream On Netflix, Hulu And Amazon Instant Video

In celebration of the upcoming release of 'Jessica Jones,' here are the best action TV series starring female leads to stream on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Instant Video.

Feature November 19, 2015

The Movies, Literature And Video Games That Influenced The 'Fallout' Series

The post-apocalyptic RPG series has always worn its inspirations on its sleeve. Here are some of the major influences that helped define the look and feel of the 'Fallout' universe.

Geek November 6, 2015

Vanessa Helsing Syfy Series Is Basically Steampunk Buffy

Van Helsing's daughter, Vanessa, will be the new vampire slaying femme fatale who will lead humanity against a world overrun by vampires. Syfy has ordered 13 episodes for the new series 'Van Helsing.'

Movies/TV Shows November 3, 2015

Neill Blomkamp's 'Alien' Movie Officially Takes A Backseat For Ridley Scott's 'Prometheus' Sequel

Don't expect to see director Neill Blomkamp's vision for the 'Alien' franchise anytime soon.

Movies/TV Shows October 30, 2015

Josh Holloway And Carlton Cuse Talk Similarities Between 'Lost' And New Show 'Colony'

With Josh Holloway and Carlton Cuse involved, the comparisons between 'Lost' and 'Colony' are inevitable. Here are some of the ways the two series are alike and how they differ.

Movies/TV Shows October 13, 2015

9 Must-Read George R.R. Martin Stories That Aren't 'Game Of Thrones'

George R.R. Martin may be known for 'Game of Thrones,' but his work outside the world of Westeros is every bit as captivating.

Movies/TV Shows October 13, 2015

Yes, There Really Is A 'Tremors 5,' And It Releases On Blu-Ray And DVD Oct. 6

The tongue-in-cheek monster series is still going strong, with the fifth film in the franchise arriving this week.

Movies/TV Shows October 5, 2015

Review: ‘Lightless’ Is An Impressive Sci-Fi Debut From Author C.A. Higgins

Author C.A. Higgins weaves a chilling, claustrophobic sci-fi thriller in ‘Lightless,’ despite retreading some familiar ideas.

Movies/TV Shows September 25, 2015

'Prometheus' May Get Three Sequels Instead Of One

If Ridley Scott gets his way, there might be a lot more 'Prometheus' to come.

Movies/TV Shows September 23, 2015

Here's Your Fall TV Guide For Sci-Fi Fans

The fall television season sees a lot of new shows arriving and old shows returning, but if you're a sci-fi fan, this season offers a lot of variety in that genre.

Movies/TV Shows September 16, 2015

The New 'X-Files' Will Premiere At NYCC

Our first look at the upcoming 'X-Files' event series will come this October.

Movies/TV Shows September 11, 2015

Upcoming Sci-Fi Auction Puts Spock's Uniform, A Stormtrooper Helmet And More Up For Bid

Here's your chance to take part of movie and TV history home with you. An upcoming auction in London will put some of the most iconic sci-fi costumes, props and production materials up for bid.

Movies/TV Shows August 28, 2015

Amazon Studios Is Officially Developing Spin-off TV Series Based On 'Galaxy Quest'

Amazon Studios is reportedly developing the spin-off series to the 1999 satirical movie 'Galaxy Quest,' which pokes fun at the 'Star Trek' culture.

Movies/TV Shows August 27, 2015

Working 'Star Trek' Communicator To Debut At Comic-Con 2015

The Communicator is an iconic part of the original 'Star Trek' series. Now fans will be able to get a hold of a real-live working one when the device debuts at Comic-Con 2015.

Gadgets July 7, 2015

Interview: 'Virtual Revolution' Director Guy-Roger Duvert Talks About Our Future Cyberpunk Reality

The film 'Virtual Revolution' takes a peek into a society constantly plugged into virtual reality. We spoke with film director Guy-Roger Duvert about the movie and its accompanying IndieGogo campaign.

Movies/TV Shows July 1, 2015

'Jurassic World' vs. 'Jurassic Park': Which Movie Had The Best Action?

Both 'Jurassic Park' and 'Jurassic World' are action-packed movies. Check out the best nail-biting scenes from both, and see which one out-chomps and stomps the other.

Movies/TV Shows June 15, 2015

The Best Sci-Fi Movies And TV Shows To Stream On Netflix, Hulu, And Amazon Instant Video

Here are the best science-fiction movies and TV shows to stream now on Netlfix, Hulu and Amazon Instant Video while you wait for this summer's latest blockbusters.

Movies/TV Shows May 6, 2015

'Orphan Black' Season 3: How To Watch The Premiere On TV, Online And On Your Phone

'Orphan Black' returns for Season 3 on BBC America on April 18. Here's how you can watch the premiere, even if you don't have a clone or six around.

Movies/TV Shows April 18, 2015

Leonard Nimoy's Memory Will Live On In Upcoming Spock Documentary

The world is still mourning the loss of Leonard Nimoy on Feb. 27, 2015. However, his memory will 'live long and prosper' in an upcoming documentary about Spock.

Geek March 28, 2015

BitTorrent To Debut Original Video Content Starting With 'Children Of The Machine'

BitTorrent, more known for peer-to-peer file sharing software, announces a partnership with Rapid Eye Studios to release BitTorrent Originals. Its debut show: 'Children of the Machine,' a post-apocalyptic sci-fi series.

Business February 12, 2015

Former Star Wars Director George Lucas Claims He's No Longer Interested In Science Fiction

What happened here? George Lucas shocked everyone when he says he is no longer interested in the science fiction genre. After that, he attacked Hollywood for spawning too many films without substance.

Movies/TV Shows February 4, 2015

'The X-Files' Reboot Might Actually Happen, Thanks To #XFiles2015

'The X-Files' might be making a comeback thanks to the support of fans on social media, as Fox now says it is in the logistical phase of rebooting the series.

Movies/TV Shows January 22, 2015

Is This A Redesigned Tie Fighter For 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'?

Leaked concept art may have revealed a new Tie Fighter design for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and it is all kinds of cool.

Movies/TV Shows January 3, 2015

'Orphan Black' Season 3 Teaser Declares 'This Is War'

The third season of the BBC America show will debut in April of 2015.

Movies/TV Shows December 18, 2014

5 Sci-Fi Shows To Stream On Netflix After You Finish 'Black Mirror'

The British sci-fi series 'Black Mirror' is now streaming on Netflix, but with only six episodes it won't last you long. Check out some of these other great sci-fi series once you're done.

Movies/TV Shows December 5, 2014

Interstellar: Bridging science and art

The movie Interstellar, out November 7, features black holes heavily in its plot. Director Christopher Nolan worked closely with physicist Kip Thorne to create stunningly realistic depictions of black holes.

Life November 3, 2014

'2001: A Space Odyssey' gets a fancy new trailer to celebrate limited theatrical run

More than 40 years after it first hit theaters, Stanley Kubrick's '2001: A Space Odyssey' gets a brand new trailer that makes it seem as if you are seeing the film for the first time.

Movies/TV Shows October 21, 2014

Sci-Fi at Comic Con

New York Comic Con runs Oct. 9-12. Here are some cool things to check out this weekend at NYCC.

Society October 12, 2014

The new 'Jupiter Ascending' trailer has landed, and it's pretty ridiculous

The trailer for the Wachowskis' highly-anticipated interplanetary adventure 'Jupiter Ascending' is here, and it looks goofy. At least we have plenty of pretty people to look at.

Geek September 26, 2014

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