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'The Divergent Series: Insurgent'

Dwight Brown | Posted 03.20.2015 | Black Voices
Dwight Brown

The Divergent Series: Insurgent doesn't change that dynamic much, but during its final minutes, it ups the visuals to a level that almost compensates for a weak beginning.

Book Review: Pulp Macabre: The Art of Lee Brown Coye's Final and Darkest Era

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 03.12.2015 | Arts
Michael Nirenberg

Coye was a key figure in the "weird fiction" genre. This was a generation of writers and illustrators working in the specific world of horror, sci-fi and bizarre pulp books and magazines. We look at them now as masters of a disappearing craft.

Parents-To-Be Announce Pregnancy With Thrilling Sci-Fi Trailer

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 02.04.2015 | Parents

This sci-fi-themed pregnancy announcement is quite ... otherworldly. Excited announcers: Indiana parents-to-be Dustin and Rheann Lowman Due date...

What Is 'Hard' Science Fiction?

Ben Bova | Posted 02.02.2015 | Books
Ben Bova

The rule of thumb for a writer of "hard" science fiction is that the writer is free to use anything his or her imagination can invent and depict -- so long as no one can show that it contradicts the tenets of known science.

If You Upload Your Mind To A Computer, Are You Still You?

Singularity University | Jason Dorrier | Posted 02.04.2015 | World

One of the most mind-bending far future predictions you'll hear from some futurists is this: Eventually, the technology will exist to copy your brain ...

WATCH: A Century Of Sci-Fi Film In Just Four Minutes

Singularity University | Jason Dorrier | Posted 01.20.2015 | World

I just watched over a hundred years of sci-fi crunched into four minutes. And beyond a fun trip down memory lane, I noticed a few things. The effects ...

Anne Serling Shares Memories of Her Iconic Father

Jill Rachel Jacobs | Posted 02.22.2015 | Entertainment
Jill Rachel Jacobs

For fans of "The Twilight Zone," Rod Serling was the cool, dark-haired, tight-jawed narrator with the distinctive voice, who took viewers on a suspenseful guided tour into another dimension, during the Golden Age of television. To Anne Serling, he was "Dad."

From 3D Printers to Self-Replicating Machines

Tim Ward | Posted 01.18.2015 | Impact
Tim Ward

I've seen the future. It looks like a microwave oven, but inside, a small robot arm is zipping away, making things. As I watched this working three-D printer on display at the main in BHV department store in Paris, I remembered seeing my first fax machine in the 1980s.

The Producer's Work: An Interview With Park Chan-wook

Marcin J. Sobczak | Posted 01.14.2015 | Entertainment
Marcin J. Sobczak

The Producers' Work is an experiment created for the sole purposes of this blog. We want to take a closer look at the producers working in different areas of the art and entertainment industry.

Irina Dvalidze

Well, That Was SUPER Depressing.

HuffingtonPost.com | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 11.10.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 12: Death in Heaven After last week's disappointingly shocking ...

Irina Dvalidze

That Was Disappointingly Obvious...

HuffingtonPost.com | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 11.03.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 11: Dark Water With all the shade I've thrown at Steven Moffat ...

Cli-Fi Is Real

Scott Thill | Posted 12.30.2014 | Green
Scott Thill

That we have been sleepwalking through such massive destabilization for decades proves that we are much better at consensually hallucinating than we are at separating our sciences and fictions.

Irina Dvalidze

Has A Friend Been A Villain All Along?

HuffingtonPost.com | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 10.27.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 10: In the Forest of the Night If we're being completely honest...

Welcome To The Clara Oswald Show

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 10.20.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 9: Flatline I'll admit my love of graffiti and digital art make...

ReThink Review: Young Ones -- Praying for Rain in the Sci-Fi West

Jonathan Kim | Posted 12.17.2014 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Young Ones is one of my favorite movies of 2014, combining aspects of science fiction and Westerns with Greek and Shakespearean tragedy in a beautifully realized, utterly realistic, lived-in world with age-old themes that continue to echo throughout the human experience.

It's Time to End The Cliché of the 'Strong Female Character,' and Just Write Women

Bustle | Posted 12.13.2014 | Women
Bustle

What does the "strong female character" imply? It gives a special category to women who are nuanced, who are capable of embodying contradictions. But that is the human condition, and to imply that such a woman is not the norm strips all females of their essential humanity

The Last Hurrah?

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 10.12.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 8: Mummy On The Orient Express Last week's episode of Doctor Wh...

New York Comic Con -- It's Like an Early Halloween

Tom Falco | Posted 12.09.2014 | New York
Tom Falco

Comic Con is a bunch of giddy geeks all walking around in circles tripping over each other. And I do mean that in the best way possible.

There's Nothing Weird About Being A Comic Con Geek

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 10.09.2014 | Science

Comic Con will descend on New York this weekend, and we're here to set the record straight about the sci-fi geeks who will show up for the event. I...

10 Twilight Zone Episodes That Will Give You Chills

Alexandra Rosas | Posted 12.06.2014 | Entertainment
Alexandra Rosas

This week marks the 55th anniversary of The Twilight Zone series. It's not easy to pick from my favorite TZ episodes, but if carnivorous Martians landed on earth and forced me to choose under threat of human extinction, I'd have to name these.

Spoilers! The Moon Is Not Made of Cheese.

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 10.09.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 7: Kill The Moon Welcome to the seventh week of The Doctor acti...

The Doctor Shows Us His Narcissistic Side, And It's Wearing A Bow Tie

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 09.29.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 6: The Caretaker In 'The Caretaker' The Doctor goes under "deep...

R.L. Stine Doesn't Understand The Craze Around Dystopian Novels

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 09.24.2014 | Books

Few books are as beloved among young readers as dystopian novels like The Giver, The Hunger Games and Divergent. However, one of the most iconic child...

No Bank Is Secure With The Doctor Around

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 09.27.2014 | Entertainment

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 5: Time Heist 'Time Heist' takes us into the world's most secur...

Well, We Didn't See This Doctor Who Monster Coming

The Huffington Post | Irina Dvalidze | Posted 09.21.2014 | TV

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, Episode 4: Listen At last! Steven Moffat gives us a Doctor Who storylin...