Matthew Foster

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Eyes and teeth transform ordinary objects into Muppety street art

Terminator 2 reenacted entirely with lines from Shakespeare

The Star Trek: TNG crew looks amazing in Original Series uniforms

Okay, this is just <i>awesome</i>. One Redditor photoshopped the cast of <i>Star Trek: The Next Generation</i> into the original series uniforms, and the results are …

Science Fiction

The world's largest robot is a 51-foot, fire-breathing DRAGON

Robotics

All the things that make us nervous (and excited) in the new RoboCop

Yesterday we saw the trailer for José Padilha brand new <i>RoboCop</i> Reboot. And it made us feel a lot of things. Some excitement, but mostly dread. Here …

Gene Roddenberry's 1968 memo on improving Star Trek's characters

As <i>Star Trek</i> embarked on its final season, creator Gene Roddenberry issued a memo directing the writers on how to approach the characters of Kirk, …

Mythological creatures are cooler when they're anatomically correct

From the wickedly creative mind of artist and author E.B. Hudspeth comes a series of illustrations depicting mythological beasts in the meticulously …

Textbooks

Don't miss this engrossing novel about the science of dragons

With <i>A Natural History of Dragons</i>, Marie Brennan has done something that I didn't think was possible. She's written an adventure about dragons in an …

This is not why you are fat

People are getting fatter because they lack willpower and eat lots of sugary, fatty foods. Right? Actually, according to many scientists, it's wrong. …

Primates

A new age of science-fantasy RPGs dawns with Numenera

In the far, far future of Earth, the Ninth World is built on the technological bones of countless fallen civilizations. There are mutants, aliens, …

Science Fiction

The Forgotten Cold War Plan That Put a Ring of Copper Around the Earth

During the summer of 1963, Earth looked a tiny bit like Saturn.<p>The same year that Martin Luther King, Jr. marched on Washington and Beatlemania was …

The Greatest Star Trek Cosplay of the Year

9 Questions We Have About the Wool Trilogy’s Epic Finale, Dust

Trilogies

Arrested Development’s 20 Most Meta Meta-Moments

The unveiling of the fourth season of <i>Arrested Development</i> is less than a week away. It’s easy to picture the first episode starting off with a wink …

The Most Fourth Wall-Breaking Moments in Television History

Television has always been a medium that broke the walls of reality. From its earliest days, television shows "came into your living room." So it's …

TV

The 11 Most Important Political Science Fiction Movies

Science fiction looks to the future — but it also reflects the time when it was created. And the best science fiction often holds up a distorting …

Science Fiction

Researchers make alcohol from coffee, change everything

A team of<p>goddamn heroesscientists has gone and found a way to make booze out of used coffee grounds, finally bridging the gap between two of the most …

Coffee

Pixar's Good Dinosaur is an alt-history where the asteroid never hit

Ever since we spied early concept art of a little boy palling around with a dinosaur, we've been curious how Pixar was going to spin its new movie <i>The</i> …

Animation

Two-Sentence Horror Stories are actually pretty chilling

Reddit recently asked their users, "What's the best horror story you can come up with in two sentences?" And their responses were terrifying! Who …

A boy's evil action figures get their just deserts in this short film

Lauren Davis

Your Ultimate Guide to August's Science Fiction!

Is Continuum really the story of two brothers who take dark paths?

Kiera Cameron is ostensibly the main character of Continuum, but A) she's less and less sympathetic lately, and B) it's less and less clear what her …

What would happen if you were swallowed by a whale?

Star Trek is much sillier when voiced by the cast of Archer

10 Tyrants Who Are a Better Choice Than the Rebels

Science Fiction

A Chronological Presentation of Fucks I Give. — My sister asked if the events of “The Labyrinth”...

NASA photo, meant to inspire, sparks useless government investigation

NASA

Throng of Theremin Players Performs Beethoven's Ninth Symphony