The Martian

The Cast of The Martian Asks NASA Astronauts About Life in Space

The cast and director of The Martian ask about the ISS Wi-fi, space poop, and more.

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 30 September 2015 - 2:07PM

Outer Places Announces New 'Supply Pod' Mystery Box for 'The Martian'

Here at Outer Places, we're always looking for new ways to take our love of science and sci-fi to a new level. With more sci-fi movies...

Kieran Dickson

Ridley Scott Knew About Water on Mars, Almost Worked It Into The Martian

When NASA announced yesterday that they've confirmed the presence of liquid water on Mars, many cynical onlookers noted the suspicious...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 29 September 2015 - 11:50AM

What to Watch This Week: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Season 3, The Martian and More

Following last week's bevy of season premieres, fall season is picking up steam. In addition to our weekly science fiction regulars,...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 28 September 2015 - 2:11PM

The Martian: Watch a New Clip, Promo, and Interview with Ridley Scott and the Cast

Astronauts on the ISS have already been treated to an early screening of The Martian, but the rest of us have to wait until next...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 24 September 2015 - 11:03AM

Astronauts Treated to Early Screening of The Martian on the International Space Station

If you're spending a whole year in the cramped, exhausting environment of the International Space Station, getting some...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 21 September 2015 - 4:03AM

New Clip from The Martian: Donald Glover Explains the Slingshot Trajectory to Get Back to Mars

In this new clip from The Martian, Donald Glover's astrophysicist Rich Purnell explains the risky plan to get the Hermes and the Ares...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 11 September 2015 - 11:17AM

ISS Astronauts Read The Martian, Want to See the Movie on Opening Night

The Martian is 100% Astronaut approved.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 - 4:33PM

Watch as the Mission to Mars Goes South in the First Clip from The Martian

The Martian is one of the most anticipated movies of the year in any genre, and although we've seen footage from the film in multiple...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 - 1:08PM

Mark Watney is Wall-E in this Brilliant The Martian Trailer Mash-Up

When it's released next month, Ridley Scott's The Martian looks set to be one of the best sci-fi movies of the year. The tale of...

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 03 September 2015 - 1:42PM

A Guide to the Best Sci-Fi Movies in Theaters This Fall

This year has seen its ups and downs in the sci-fi genre, with small indies mostly killing the game. Ex Machina and Z for Zachariah...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 - 7:32PM

Neil deGrasse Tyson is the Star of This New Viral Video for Ridley Scott's The Martian

Neil deGrasse Tyson adds even more science street cred to Ridley Scott's The Martian

Kieran Dickson
Thursday, 27 August 2015 - 10:18AM

Ridley Scott Is Working on Prometheus 2 Right After The Martian

The Alien franchise is alive and well, as the next few years will see the release of both Prometheus 2, helmed by Ridley Scott, and...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 27 August 2015 - 10:01AM

Mark Watney is Alive in New TV Spot and Images from The Martian


Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 - 5:03PM

Matt Damon: Drew Goddard Wanted The Martian to Be a 'Love Letter to Science'

Plus, new images show Mark Watney learning to live on the Red Planet.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 20 August 2015 - 11:32AM

New Trailer for The Martian Features Glorious Shots of Mars and Space, Best Soundtrack Ever

This new trailer for The Martian proves we need more Jimi Hendrix sci-fi soundtracks.

Kieran Dickson
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 - 9:55AM

Space Advocates Hope to Use The Martian Movie to Encourage Political Support for Future Mars Missions

Can Ridley Scott's The Martian really encourage the Government to increase spending on planetary sciences?

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 5:49PM

Mark Watney Is Skeptical of Aquaman's Powers in New Featurette for The Martian

"How come Aquaman can control whales?"

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 04 August 2015 - 9:39AM

Matt Damon is Stranded on Mars in New Images from The Martian

We've loved everything we've seen from The Martian so far, and fully expect it to be an exciting, visually spectacular space...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 - 4:23PM

Andy Weir: The Deadpool Writers Were Moved to Tears By Comic Con Trailer Reaction

The Martian author sung Deadpool's praises in a sweetly written Facebook post.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 14 July 2015 - 11:31AM