Space Disaster Movies

Danielle Banner
in Buyer’s Guide

Astronomy compels the soul to look upward, and leads us from this world to another." Plato's quote from The Republic is certainly becoming a reality. The Martian, a film released on October 2nd, 2015,...

Neil deGrasse Tyson's StarTalk

OMNI Staff
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“The good thing about science is that it's true whether or not you believe in it.” Neil deGrasse Tyson doesn’t care if what he says upsets you; it’s all based in science and science is fact. The astro...

Sci-Fi TV Series to Watch Right Now

Isaac Shapiro
in Entertainment

Cerebral sci-fi TV series were a welcome addition to a decade of questionable fanfare. From AMC's Into the Badlands to Syfy's hit Dominion, sci-fi series explored the post-apocalyptic future that seem...

History of Deadly Diseases

OMNI Staff
in Science

Humans have been dealing and living with the realities of deadly diseases for thousands of years. For the majority of this time period, there were little to no effective methods for controlling the di...

Best Star Trek Books

Isaac Shapiro
in Buyer’s Guide

"Boldly go where no man has gone before...." Actually, many people have gone to the bookstore to buy Star Trek books, but in case you don't feel like leaving the comfort of the Starship Enterprise, OM...

Best Netflix Sci-Fi

Jeremy Frommer
in Entertainment

Move over Syfy channel, Netflix is moving at light speed. For science fiction fans, Netflix is a destination point for great content. Whether you are watching your favorite film for the 100th time or ...

Best Sci-Fi Art Books

OMNI Staff
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Sci-fi art doesn't just tell a story. It takes you into a story, often of your own making. Science fiction art inspires a creative process in the mind. Your intellect is forced to wrap a tale of other...

Quantum Physics Books for Beginners

Natasha Sydor
in Buyer’s Guide

Quantum physics is like a blind man in a dark room looking for a black cat that isn’t there. This, of course, refers to Erwin Schrodinger’s experiment which revealed that putting a cat in a box with a...

They're Made Out of Meat

OMNI Staff
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"They're Made Out of Meat," by Terry Bisson, is one of the most influential stories in science fiction, and is regularly discussed in college classes about cognitive science, cosmology, and philosophy...

Sci-Fi Anime Robots

Isaac Shapiro
in Entertainment

Anime and giant robots are to Japan what baseball and warm apple pie are to America. They're an institution, a national export that has managed to captivate people all over the world. Japan may not be...

Space Conspiracy Theories

OMNI Staff
in Science

Everything you know about space is a lie. We’ve never been to the moon, Pluto is a hologram, and Obama visited Mars twice. Conspiracy theorists believe all of this and so much more. NASA is one of the...