scifi

January 6, 2020

The Hubble Telescope Turns 30 This Year. Here’s How Astronomers Will Celebrate.

HONOLULU — Astronomers kicked off 2020 by welcoming the 30th anniversary year of NASA’s venerable Hubble Space Telescope here at their largest annual gathering. During the first full […]
October 22, 2019

The End is Here in the Final Trailer For ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’

The final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is here and it promises an epic fight between good and evil. Disney unveiled the final glimpse at […]
October 6, 2019

It’s just one big ST:TNG reunion in latest trailer for Star Trek: Picard

New spinoff series will bring Jean-Luc Picard out of a 20-year retirement. Star Trek fans have been eagerly awaiting the debut of new series Star Trek: Picard, slated to […]
September 21, 2018

Who’s Out There?— Us!

It’s a tough call–how do we balance our crying needs here on Earth for peace and enough water to drink with our need to enrich our human […]
September 8, 2018

Life After Planet Earth

It seems that the more interesting space gets and the bigger our ambitions get, the farther away we are from just reaching the baseline level of […]
July 15, 2018

Star Trek technobabble: The science behind the science fiction

Star Wars is all action. You know, X-wings and lightsabers and fully armed and operational battle stations. Star Trek — at least, the original series, The Next […]
December 9, 2017

Asgardia Becomes the First ‘Nation’ to Have All of Its Territory In Space

A growing kingdom has to start somewhere—in this case, low Earth orbit works. Asgardia, the little space nation that could, placed a tiny satellite into low Earth orbit […]
October 8, 2017

‘Blade Runner 2049’ Is More Human Than ‘Blade Runner’

What is love? Do memories define us? What does it mean to be human? These questions are core to both Blade Runner and Blade Runner 2049, but the sequel […]
June 20, 2017

Made in Space Talks ‘Teleporting’ and the Future of Space-Borne 3D Printing

NEW YORK — The California company Made In Space, known for providing the first 3D printer on the International Space Station, has big goals for space-borne […]