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Star Wars is a science fiction franchise set in a universe far far away.

Signals From Aliens?

Sarah McDaniel
in Science

For years, scientists have studied the possibility of extraterrestrial life with no success, but has proof just fallen into our laps? Newly published research suggests we just may not be alone out her...

'Star Wars The Force Awakens' Put Me to Sleep

Rich Monetti
in Entertainment

When I went to see Star Wars 7 last year, the reviews and commentary on Facebook overwhelmingly positive. Nonetheless, I still entered with a significant degree of restraint given the catastrophe of t...

Most Unnecessary 'Star Wars' Gifts Every Fan Needs

James Lizowski
in Buyer’s Guide

These are the gifts you're looking for. Some Star Wars gifts may seem unnecessary to those who aren't true fans, but every real Jedi needs these items. The best unnecessary Star Wars gifts will please...

'Star Wars' Inspired Winter Clothing

Stephen Hamilton
in Buyer’s Guide

Why wear the same old thing when you can deck yourself out in Star Wars inspired winter clothing? Ditch the gray scarf, itchy sweater, and that old, ratty long sleeve shirt for something Luke and Leia...

10 Top Sci-Fi Film Firearms

Scott Snowden
in Entertainment

Regardless of whether you're chasing zombies or xenomorphs, replicants or rebel scum, you'll benefit from a good blaster at your side.

Best 'Star Wars' Board Games

James Lizowski
in Buyer’s Guide

Whether you’re a die-hard fan of the original trilogy, have caught the Star Wars bug after the release of A New Hope and Rogue One, or even have a soft spot for the prequels, we’re sure that the best ...

Best 'Star Wars' LEGO Sets

Stephen Hamilton
in Buyer’s Guide

Star Wars and LEGO go together like Han Solo and Chewbacca. For years, fans have enjoyed bringing their favorite ships and characters to life with the help of LEGO’s detailed sets. Some are intricate ...

Why Rogue One Was A Missed Opportunity

BJ "Bunneh3000" Brown
in Entertainment

As a lifelong Star Wars fan, I've been flooded with movies, TV shows, comics, books, and video games that have fleshed out various parts of the Star Wars Universe. When Disney (and Marvel) absorbed St...

Best Carrie Fisher Tribute Art

Justin Maury
in Beauty

Since Carrie Fisher’s unexpected passing, fans have been taking to social media to pay tribute to a beloved actress, woman, and intergalactic savior. Old photos, videos and quotes have resurfaced of t...

The Career of Carrie Fisher, Sci-Fi Princess (Part 2: 1985-2016)

Zach Foster
in Culture

Continued from Part 1: 1969-1984 Star Wars catapulted the young Carrie Fisher into stardom overnight, which led to wild partying and drug use. Since her recovery from those days, she always took respo...

The Career of Carrie Fisher, Sci-fi Princess (Part 1: 1969-1984)

Zach Foster
in Culture

Carrie Fisher passed away this morning, and her passing leaves tens of millions of sci-fi and Star Wars fanatics stunned. Already, the obituaries and Facebook tribute artwork are flowing freely as peo...

'Rogue One,' Take Two for 'Star Wars'

Zach Foster
in Entertainment

***This article contains major spoilers. If you haven’t seen the movie yet, this is your only warning.*** Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is a movie that gets it right! For the first time in more years t...

OMNI's Early Review of Star Wars Rogue One

Matt Cates
in Entertainment

Of all the things Turkey is known for, early theatrical releases of international blockbusters isn't one. And yet--Turkey debuted Rogue One on December 14th, 2016...two days ahead of the U.S. release ...

Garrett Brown's SkyCam History

Eddie Wong
in Science

You've seen the view from high above a football stadium before. But have you ever flown through the goalposts like a football? With SkyCam, a computerized camera originated in the 1980s, that soars th...

Thrilling 'Star Wars' Audio Books

James Lizowski
in Buyer’s Guide

Travel to a galaxy far, far away and never leave the comfort of your sedan. Any commute can be improved with a little help from the soothing sounds of a Wookiee. Audio books are a great way to immerse...

Best 'Star Wars' Han Solo And Chewbacca Books

James Lizowski
in Buyer’s Guide

Every Star Wars fan knows the famous duo of Han Solo and Chewbacca well. While Han Solo was a human smuggler known for being a member of the Rebel Alliance and later the New Republic, he originates fr...