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“Science Fiction”

Mar 21, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
The latest young-adult sci-fi film projects technology and social science into the future.
Jan 25, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
The new film 'I, Frankenstein' is the latest update to a 200-year-old cautionary tale about science and technology.
Dec 30, 2013 12:02 PM ET
Anthony sits down with filmmaker & Film Riot host, Ryan Connolly to discuss the top 5 science fiction films of all time!
Oct 3, 2013 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A sting operation found that 157 open-access journals accepted a ridiculous faux scientific paper authored by a fictitious biologist. Continue reading →
Sep 30, 2011 05:07 PM ET // Alexander Davies
When you hear "suspended animation," you may think of Ted Williams, or simply dismiss whoever's talking. But that's about to change, as scientists are moving away from freezing the dead, and focusing on the dying. The Food and Drug Administration has approved human trials of a technique developed b...
Jul 3, 2012 06:26 PM ET // Alice Truong
Does the image above look familiar but a bit off? That's because David Eger has recreated a series of iconic photos, except reimagined with "Star Wars" characters -- most notably Stormtrooopers. It's fun to see Stormtroopers in a variety of historical and pop culture settings, from recreating The B...
Feb 24, 2012 08:15 PM ET // Alice Truong
Playboy is ready to take on space. The March issue of the adult magazine, already in newsstands, shows a Playboy Club orbiting in space. The sci-fi-inspired station would include a zero-gravity dance club, casino with a human roulette and upscale restaurant. The magazine worked with Virgin Galactic...
Apr 3, 2012 03:25 PM ET // Alice Truong
What has happened to the Yoda we've come to love? MechaStewart has an entertaining video "Speaking Correctly Order of Words Yoda Is" on Vimeo, composed of edited "Star Wars" footage recasting Yoda speak to conventional sentence structure. Edited I did. Word order I did change. People were intrigued...
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