In honor of the "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" premiere, DNews takes a hard look at the science of the Death Star. Just how much energy would it take to blow up Alderaan?
Right in time for the release of the new 'Star Wars' movie, Hubble spies a young star with some very Jedi-like qualities.
A new sci-fi TV show is coming this December and it's good. Like really, REALLY good.
Science fiction literature is full of stories in which tunnels in space-time — known as wormholes — are used for time travel. How much fact lies within the fiction? The answer is, more than you might think.
DNews has a chat with actor Matt Damon, author Andy Weir, and scientist Jim Green about the film 'The Martian' and what it means for science and science fiction.
Scientists say the film shows precisely the challenges astronauts will face on a mission to Mars, even though it contains some big flaws.
As several 'Star Trek' fan projects exceed funding goals, how much of the franchise's success comes from the science?
The upcoming film The Martian tries hard to keep the fiction to a minimum in Hollywood's latest science-fiction effort. Does it succeed?
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