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Top 10s and best of list for everything science fiction.

Greatest Sci-Fi Anthologies

Brittany McSorley
in Fiction

Anthologies are published collections of poems or short stories, and while novels and long epics are firmly rooted in the science fiction tradition, some of the best sci-fi out there comes in the form...

Greatest Science Fiction One-on-One Battles Ever...and Their Spoofs!

Matt Cates
in Entertainment

When they engaged me to do a piece on Greatest Science Fiction Battles, I was not only honored but sweaty with fear. I eyeballed my anxiety meds, but knew that wasn't the answer. Rather, I asked for a...

Weirdest Characters in 'Star Wars Legends' Canon

Anthony Gramuglia
in Entertainment

With Star Wars: The Last Jedi fast approaching, it is clear that the Star Wars universe will be expanding and growing in the next years to come. However, for many growing up in the 80s and 90s in the ...

6 of the Best "Worst" Science Fiction Movies You'll Ever See

Matt Cates
in Entertainment

It's a passion we share, you and I. Low quality science fiction films, movies so bad that they're fun to watch, mock, and over time, come to love intensely. It's the reason you're here. I know. I know...

Sci-Fi Frenemies You Love to Hate

Anthony Gramuglia
in Entertainment

Science fiction is full of rivalries, of enemies, of villains, but frenemies--the sort of characters who are at once friend and foe--are less common. It is hard to find two characters who are at once ...

Weird Scientific Theories Proposed in Science Fiction

Bethany Tiamat
in Entertainment

Science fiction can be wacky, especially when weird theories about existence get thrown into the mix. Some sci-fi prides itself on its grounded adherence to scientific law. Hard sci-fi, as it is somet...

Best Dark Fantasy Books You've Never Heard Of

Riley Reese
in Buyer’s Guide

Dark fantasy is a genre that's as addictive as it gets. There's something about the dark, morbid, and twisted allure of these books that gets people hooked instantly. This genre is one filled with vam...

Coolest Sci-Fi Illustrators

Riley Reese
in Culture

If you ask me, no single genre of literature ever really comes close to the aesthetic awesomeness that science fiction does. Sci-fi illustrators seem to have an innate ability to make a book's fantast...

The Scale of Hardness in Science Fiction

M Alan Kazlev
in Humor

Some years ago, I had the idea of grading science fiction according to the degree of scientific realism. It was very obvious to me that, for example, the Discovery One spaceship in 2001 A Space Odysse...

The Most Futuristic Cars You Can Buy Right Now

James Lizowski
in Buyer’s Guide

Most gearheads will tell you that they love a car that has customized tires, top rated engines, and a suspension setup that can handle even the roughest roads. But, among car enthusiasts, there's anot...

15 Characters Han Solo Met in 'Star Wars Legends Canon' (Even if He Didn't Need to)

Anthony Gramuglia
in Entertainment

Han Solo remains the most popular character in the Star Wars saga, so much so that Disney is funding a film all about Han Solo's life before A New Hope. This isn't the first time, of course, that Han ...

Unforgettable Dinosaur Movies

Anthony Gramuglia
in Buyer’s Guide

Every child loves dinosaurs, and, after watching one, will always dive into the bargain bin DVDs in search of a dinosaur film to satisfy that itch. Sadly, there are tons of films that exploit that need for dinosaur goodness, and, often, fail to deliver something good. It is hard to find the diamonds in the rough. But they do exist. You may have to dig deep into the past to find a great one, but, over the decades, film makers have produced some pretty unforgettable dinosaur films you need to watc...

Life in 360°

Yvette Cordova
in Buyer’s Guide

Technology is growing and shaping the way we take photographs. We even capture and create memories using our cell phones, so it's not surprising that photography is still an evolving industry. Videos ...

10 Things the New 'Dune' Movie Needs to Include

Anthony Gramuglia
in Entertainment

Frank Herbert's Dune is one of the greatest science fiction novels ever written. Many say it is the Lord of the Rings of science fiction. It has inspired story tellers ever since its release over fift...

Out of This World Science TED Talks

Anthony Gramuglia
in Science

As Bill Nye (who needs to make TED Talks) once told us, "Science rules!" Everything runs on science, for it programs the universe around us to follow a set order and logic. But what if there are rules...

The Top Ten Night Sky Sights for March, 2017

Richard J. Bartlett
in Science

We've all stopped and stared at the night sky from time to time but few of us are aware of what we're looking at. Many of us are surprised to learn that our nearest neighbors, the planets, are just as...