15 Reasons To Live For The Next 10 Years

The 2000s left us feeling battered, but the 2010s are looking awesome. Thanks to recent scientific research and an explosion of cultural interest in science fiction, there are at least 15 brilliant reasons to stick around for another decade. » 12/30/09 6:35pm 12/30/09 6:35pm

Chrome Logo Inspired by Cheesy Scifi Movie Sequel?

Sure the new Google Chrome browser is cool, but it turns out that the Chrome logo comes from the lamest place possible: The cheesy sequel to 2001: A Space Odyssey » 9/05/08 3:51pm 9/05/08 3:51pm. We've told you before how we feel about , and now the folks at Neatorama that the Chrome logo is in fact based on the worst part of the film. That's…

Crappiest Ending to Any Science Fiction Movie Ever

I think we can all agree that Stanley Kubrick's mindbending space opera 2001 is a classic, even if we're a little divided on whether it's a masterpiece. Not so with 2010, the 1984 sequel (also based on an Arthur C. Clarke novel) featuring Roy Scheider as the man with a plan and Helen Mirren (Helen!) as the captain of… » 5/22/08 6:15pm 5/22/08 6:15pm