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15 Top Scientists Share Their Science Fiction Favorites

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 08.14.2014 | Science

There's a big difference between science and science fiction, but there's abundant evidence to suggest that sci-fi books and movies can spark a lifelo...

Enjoy the Show: Learn More After 'Sharknado 2'

Dr. Ellen Prager | Posted 07.28.2014 | Science
Dr. Ellen Prager

Hollywood blockbusters are not science documentaries nor do they pretend to be, they are pure entertainment that recognizes the interest and fascination people have with nature, natural disasters, and the Earth.

JJ Abrams' Tacky Trek

Ken Gruberman | Posted 08.05.2013 | Entertainment
Ken Gruberman

The truth is, I love Trek so much I'll watch anything I can get. I'd just like to not feel so embarassed afterward.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: 2012 Roundup

Dan Persons | Posted 03.02.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

2012 is over, a year that, as with many before it, failed to keep all its promises but in compensation offered up enough surprises to remind us why we so love the films of science fiction, fantasy, and horror.

Why Do So Many People Hate 2001: A Space Odyssey?

Quora | Posted 10.06.2012 | Entertainment
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Jason Thibodeau, Software developer, science geek I can understand someone not liking it. I think I...

2001: A Space Odyssey: Art vs. 2012 Reality

David H. Bailey | Posted 05.09.2012 | Science
David H. Bailey

What is missing is a sales pitch -- like the arms race but ideally less grim -- that made possible the Apollo program. Time will tell when and how the 2001 vision will be realized, and if it will be human or robotic. In the meantime, we all can dream.

WATCH: One Guy Does Every Sci-Fi Movie Cliché Ever

Posted 05.03.2012 | Comedy

Jacob Fleisher is not an actor, but he could have fooled us. Whatever big-budget science fiction feature Hollywood comes up with next, Jacob, a scr...

The Hunger Games' Hopeful Vision for the Future

Joan Williams | Posted 05.22.2012 | Entertainment
Joan Williams

There's not a whole lot about the world of The Hunger Games that I'd like to see carried into the future. But it's truly refreshing to see a world where gender isn't a restrictive category.

Amy Lee

WATCH: 'Melancholia' And Eight More Contemplative Sci-Fi Films

HuffingtonPost.com | Amy Lee | Posted 01.11.2012 | Home

Lars von Trier uses the tagline, "A beautiful movie about the end of the world" to describe his newest film, "Melancholia." And "Melancholia" really ...

Am I Dreaming, or Is Christopher Nolan's Inception Overrated?

John Farr | Posted 06.12.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

One interesting aspect of waiting to see certain Hollywood blockbusters on DVD is that you hear a lot in advance from the people who plunk down the bi...