Sci-Fi TV Shows

New CBS Show 'Evil' Raises Questions About the Limits of Science and Religion

The answers that come from science are often less interesting than the questions that engender them. Part of the sheer joy of science...

K.S. Anthony
Tuesday, 10 September 2019 - 11:37AM

CBS All-Access Debuts 'Star Trek: Picard' Preview at SDCC... And it Looks Incredible

While the East Coast was bathed in a searing, record-breaking heat wave, science-fiction, fantasy, and comic book lovers out west were...

K.S. Anthony
Monday, 22 July 2019 - 11:00AM

Fire Teams and Ice: Green Berets Discuss How They'd Take Down House Lannister in 'Game of Thrones'

From the very start, House Lannister has been the villains of the TV version of Game of Thrones. They’ve murdered some of our...

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Friday, 12 April 2019 - 11:49AM

Stationery Company Builds 42-Foot Long Dragon Out of Paper in Preparation for 'Game of Thrones'

PRESS RELEASEViking Direct Office Faces Dragon Invasion: Office stationery suppliers build a 13-metre-long dragon, entirely from...

Press Release
Wednesday, 10 April 2019 - 9:56AM

How the Bleak New 'Game of Thrones' Teaser Relates to the Destruction of the Great Sept and the Wall

As we approach its 8th and final season, we've re-examined our coverage of Game of Thrones over the last four years, partly in...

K.S. Anthony
Tuesday, 02 April 2019 - 1:52PM

Stranger Things 3 Trailer Goes Full '80s With an 'E.T.' Meets Fast Times at Lovecraft High Vibe

First things first: if you're gonna make a trailer for a series set in 1985, you could do worse than opening it with Mötley Crüe's...

K.S. Anthony
Wednesday, 20 March 2019 - 8:45AM

'Twilight Zone' Trailer Gave Super Bowl Fans a Scare

Football fans watching Super Bowl LIII may have thought they had a few too many when the game's broadcast was seemingly interrupted by...

Gart Williams
Monday, 04 February 2019 - 11:27AM

'Project Blue Book' Is a New Series Based on Real US Air Force UFO Investigations

Dramas about alien encounters are hit and miss, but most fall into the miss column. The X-Files set the bar pretty high, and many...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 07 January 2019 - 10:38AM

Here's What the Internet Has Figured Out About the Cryptic New 'Stranger Things' Trailer

Just before the big ball dropped in New York City, Netflix dropped the new trailer for Stranger Things Season 3, which has since...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 02 January 2019 - 11:40AM

Here's What it Would Cost to Build the Death Star, Hogwarts, and the Starship Enterprise For Real

There are lots of reasons why we love getting lost in fictional stories, and world-building is a major one. The environments and...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 24 September 2018 - 10:30AM

Sean Penn Chooses Between Family and Mars In New Hulu Original Series "The First"

While NASA has its heart set on sending astronauts to Mars by the mid-2030s, art is imitating life via an upcoming Hulu Original...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 31 August 2018 - 11:51AM

Duolingo Just Made It Possible For You To Learn Klingon

Baktag! Any diehard Trekkie worth their salt knows what that word means. (But please don't take it personally.) For the rest of us,...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 16 March 2018 - 9:58AM

'Westworld' Reveals a First Look at Shogun World During SXSW

At HBO's Westworld panel during the South by Southwest festival this weekend, by far the biggest surprise was an appearance from Elon...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 11 March 2018 - 7:13PM

You Will Soon Be Able To Visit A Real-Life 'Westworld'

HBO is opening a real-life "Westworld."

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 23 February 2018 - 11:57AM

Popular Mechanics' Infographic on Robot Sizes Shows the Biggest Bot of All

The Singularity is getting closer, which means it's important for humans to know which robots we can take in a fair (or not-so-fair)...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 11:04AM

Fake Study Based on 'Star Trek: Voyager' is Published in a Scientific Journal

There's two things to always keep in mind: don't believe everything you read, and never attempt to exceed warp 10 while flying a...

Jonathan Kesh
Thursday, 15 February 2018 - 9:06PM

'Black Mirror' Creates a Real Version of Their Infamous Dating App

While Netflix's near-future sci-fi horror anthology Black Mirror had a pretty strong fourth season overall, one of its best showings...

Jonathan Kesh
Wednesday, 14 February 2018 - 8:22PM

'The X-Files' Trolls Us All to Explain Why We Believe UFO Conspiracies

The 11th season of Fox's seminal sci-fi classic The X-Files premiered on January 3, and four episodes in, it's already playing out as...

Justin Joffe
Monday, 29 January 2018 - 12:30PM

'Altered Carbon' Teaser Shows a Body-Hopping Cyberpunk Mystery

Up until recently, the marketing for the upcoming Netflix show Altered Carbon has been light on plot details, sticking mainly to the...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 24 December 2017 - 11:14AM

New Yorkers Fall Victim To Hilarious 'X-Files' Alien Prank

A promotional team in New York City pulled off an alien prank to tease the return of The X-Files on FOX... and it was glorious.

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 21 December 2017 - 12:05PM