HBO Doesn’t Trust Its Reviewers Anymore

You can’t stop internet piracy—it’s like a force of nature—but that isn’t stopping HBO from trying. The company just instituted a new anti-piracy measure that won’t affect you at all: it’s not giving TV reviewers DVDs anymore. » 5/05/15 12:13am 25 minutes ago

Clive Barker, Bob Orci, And RoboCop Are All Getting New Web Series

Online urban legends like Jeff the Killer, the Slender Man and Ben Drowned are all getting their own web series thanks to horror guru Clive Barker! Plus there’s new a new season of Bruce Timm’s Justice League: Gods and Monsters Chronicles to get excited about! Here’s what we know. » 5/04/15 5:10pm Today 5:10pm

Deepen Your Appreciation Of Scifi Cinema With These Movie Supercuts


There are so many things to appreciate about individual movies — the acting, the sound, the character designs. Sometimes supercuts focusing on a very specific aspect of a movie, a genre, or a director’s catalogue helps us better study and appreciate the small decisions that go into making a film great. » 5/04/15 4:00pm Today 4:00pm

Which Classic Literary Story Deserves A Comeback In SF And Fantasy?

Science fiction and fantasy stories borrow from great works of literature all the time. But sometimes, a classic tale will fall from favor, and we’ll stop seeing it as much. For example, the Phantom of the Opera used to be everywhere, and now he’s just vanished. Which literary trope deserves more exposure in science… » 5/04/15 3:30pm Today 3:30pm

Last Man On Earth's Season Came To A Very Sweet End—Then Added A Twist

Over the course of 13 episodes, we’ve watched The Last Man on Earth’s Phil Miller go from a man crazed by loneliness to a man crazed by other people. But the season’s final episode brings us somewhere close to full circle, giving us a Phil we can root for again — and then twists its concept one last time. » 5/04/15 3:00pm Today 3:00pm

Some Of Comics' Best Artists Have Drawn Covers For The Fight Club Sequel

On May 27th, Chuck Palahniuk unleashes the long-awaited comic sequel to his best-selling book and its hit movie adaptation, courtesy of Dark Horse. We’re excited to bring you this collection of the first issue’s many covers — including a few exclusive reveals! — as we get the artists to break the first rule of Fight… » 5/04/15 2:10pm Today 2:10pm

How Do Testicles Know When To Stop Making More Sperm?

Every time someone ejaculates, it produces millions of sperm. But the average pair of testicles produces billions of sperm cells over an entire lifetime. Why don’t they create all of their sperm in one go? Answer: Because testicles have a complicated process to avoid running out of sperm and endangering future… » 5/04/15 4:31pm Yesterday 4:31pm

Why Zack Kopplin Is Losing Ground In The War Against Creationists

For the past eight years, 21-year-old Zack Kopplin has been fighting to keep creationism out of Louisiana’s science classrooms. Despite a series of setbacks and the feeling that he’s continually losing battles, Kopplin still feels he’ll win the war. We spoke with him to learn more. » 5/04/15 12:20pm Today 12:20pm

Last Night’s Game Of Thrones Was Actually Pretty Hard To Watch

Two different groups of scary fanatics went on a rampage in the latest Game of Thrones episode, and it was pretty upsetting to watch, even by Thrones standards. The Sons of the Harpy and the Sparrows both want to restore old traditions, and they both build on the weaknesses of two very different queens.Spoilers… » 5/04/15 8:00am Today 8:00am