Posts tagged "science fiction"

6 Reasons Life In Space Sucks (That Sci-Fi Doesn’t Show You)

Obviously, life in outer space would be no vacation — you’re out there braving the final frontier, battling meteors and malfunctioning airlocks, and knowing you’ll die horribly in the abyss…

Cracked | October 3, 2013 - 10:50 am

Politician Introduces Bill To Make Science Fiction Required Public School Reading

West Virginia Republican legislator Ryan Canterbury’s bill to make sci-fi a mandatory part of public school required reading just landed him on our Awesome People list.
The idea behind the bill is that…

The Mary Sue | April 20, 2013 - 11:30 am

In The World Of The Future, Geeks Will Get All The Hot Girls

So says this hilarious magazine cover from 1954. It envisions the evolution of the geeky guy, as he slowly takes over the role of alpha male of the future. See…

Julie Gerstein | May 29, 2012 - 12:40 pm

How Do The Women Of Sci Fiction Compare To The Rest Of Women On TV?

This charticle isn’t perfect, but it makes a fair enough point: the women of science fiction TV shows like “Firefly,” “Star Trek” and “Xena: Warrior Princess,” taken as an aggregate,…

Jessica Wakeman | August 14, 2011 - 10:00 am

Sci-Fi Primer For Newbies: 12 Essential Sci-Fi Movies You Should See

Science-fiction movies aren’t for everyone — or at least it may seem that way if you happen to be a film fan who’s never really considered yourself a fan of…

Moviefone | March 13, 2011 - 12:00 pm

The Top 5 Space Studs Of Sci-Fi Films

Science Fiction is full of freaks, but the heroes make us want to get freaky. From spandex spacesuits to alien armor, just looking at these guys makes us sweat. So,…

Simcha | May 8, 2008 - 5:30 pm