Early 'Rogue One' Scripts Suggest Chirrut Imwe Was Supposed to Be Jedi Master Rahm Kota

Throw a rock into the Star Wars extended universe and you'll hit a character with a backstory interesting enough to build a feature...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 02 October 2017 - 11:16AM

'Star Wars: Battlefront 2' Unveils a Darth Sidious Robot in a New Trailer

Emperor Palpatine just won't stay dead.A new cinematic trailer for the upcoming Star Wars: Battlefront 2 has teased the return of...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 02 October 2017 - 10:06AM

Unlucky Robot is Designed to Stand Up After Getting Knocked Over

It's a sure sign of progress when robots learn how to adjust and fix themselves after falling down on the job. But it must be terrible...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 01 October 2017 - 6:20PM

The 'Avatar' Sequels Have a Reported Budget of One Billion Dollars

Considering James Cameron has a knack for making absurdly expensive movies, it shouldn't come as too big a surprise that he's keeping...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 01 October 2017 - 4:14PM

An Artificially Intelligent Hologram Could Become Your Hotel Concierge

As artificial intelligence continues to spread into more and more jobs, it's very likely that at some point in the near future, it'll...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 01 October 2017 - 1:06PM

A 'Men in Black' Spinoff Movie is Coming From the 'Iron Man' Writers

1997's Men in Black was such a huge cultural phenomenon when it first came out, it's almost easy to forget that Columbia...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 30 September 2017 - 4:52PM

'Biosensitive' Ink Can Create Tattoos Which Monitor Your Health

Modern tattoos are typically seen as artwork that exists on your body, with little functional purpose beyond self-expression....

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 30 September 2017 - 12:40PM

Elon Musk Plans to Launch a Mission to Mars in Just Five Years' Time

Earlier this week, Elon Musk made a lot of noise about having a big announcement on the horizon that he was particularly pleased to...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 29 September 2017 - 8:44PM

Lockheed Martin Unveils 'Mars Base Camp' Spacecraft for Future Missions

There are a lot of missions to Mars currently in the works, but not all prioritize comfort for travelers.The 68th International...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 29 September 2017 - 7:34PM

Dr. Janina Scarlet Talks About Using Superhero Comics With Psychology

Just in time for New York Comic-Con, we interviewed psychologist Janina Scarlet about her book, Superhero Therapy! Dr. Scarlet...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 29 September 2017 - 4:03PM

We're Giving Away 15 Free Steam Keys for the New Mecha Game, 'Project Nimbus!'

We're giving away fifteen Steam keys for the new mecha game Project Nimbus, which just released this week! We can describe the game...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 29 September 2017 - 3:00PM

'The Last Jedi' Script Is Unlike Any Other 'Star Wars' Film, Says General Hux Actor

Hate it or love it, one thing that most people can agree on is that as the opener to a new trilogy, Star Wars: The Force...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 29 September 2017 - 11:10AM

Amazon TV Is Adapting Three Classic Sci-Fi Stories, Including 'Snow Crash' and 'Ringworld'

Amazon's television wing is looking to bring three cult classic sci-fi stories into the fold, and they're not afraid to get weird. The...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 29 September 2017 - 10:31AM

Renault Plans to Make Self-Driving Cars That Know When They Need Repairs

The future of car maintenance is a lot like the future of driving - it's unlikely that humans will find themselves making any of the...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 8:50PM

The UAE is Building a Simulated Mars City to Prepare Future Colonists

Despite The Martian showing us all just how crummy life on Mars would actually be, plenty of people around the world still have a...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 7:44PM

Check Out an Exclusive Clip From the Indie Sci-Fi Film 'The Infinity Chamber'

There's a certain genre of sci-fi that takes a perverse joy in looking down a long list of techno-nightmares and saying "Yeah, let's...

Chris Mahon
Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 2:36PM

Industrial Light & Magic Shows How They Recreated Classic 'Star Wars' Spaceships in a New VFX Reel

Bringing dudes back from the dead is not something that movie studios can do yet, even with the kind of bank that Disney and...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 11:20AM

'Terminator 6' Will Be a Direct Sequel to 'Terminator 2', Will Ignore All the Bad Movies

The Terminator franchise hasn't had a solid win in a long time, and as more bad movies enter the canon, things get more and more...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 10:27AM

Early 'Blade Runner 2049' Reactions Call It a Worthy Sequel to the Classic Film

Understandably, there's been a lot of apprehension over next month's Blade Runner 2049, a distant sequel to the beloved and very...

Jonathan Kesh
Wednesday, 27 September 2017 - 8:02PM

First 'Annihilation' Trailer Shows Natalie Portman Embarking on a Surreal Journey

With Annihilation, director Alex Garland has a challenge. Having proven his sci-fi storytelling mettle with Ex Machina, Garland now...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 27 September 2017 - 7:22PM