This week, we explored mysterious ruined cities, the promise of space, and why the hell DC won't let Batwoman get married. We discussed what plot threads we'd kill to see resolved, and worried about RoboCop. And, just in case you were getting comfortable, there are some kinds of life that can't be categorized. » 9/06/13 9:13pm 9/06/13 9:13pm

Best of the Week: February 2-8, 2013

A DIY GALAXY | In a major triumph for citizen science, amateur astrophotographer Robert Gendler created this image of spiral galaxy M106 himself, combining his own ground-based photos with Hubble Space Telescope images. More details here. » 2/10/13 10:00pm 2/10/13 10:00pm

Best of the Week: November 17-23, 2012

IS THERE LIFE OUT THERE? SPRAY ONCE FOR YES | The best chance for finding life on other planets may be hoping that extraterrestrials are spraying CFCs into their atmospheres, just like we did. Artist's conception by Lynnette Cook via NASA. » 11/25/12 8:00pm 11/25/12 8:00pm

Best of the Week: November 3-9, 2012

THE FINAL CONFLAGRATION | What's happening in this picture? Only you can decide, by taking part in the final installment of our concept art writing prompt series. Can you finish the story of the Man who Stole the World, and create words that live up to our cool pictures?
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Best of the Week: October 20-26, 2012

IS IT FRIDAY YET? | Just remember, your week could have been worse. This is just one of the stunning wildlife photos from the Veolia Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. The winning entries range from the heartwarming to the thrilling... to the dreadfully upsetting. » 10/28/12 10:00pm 10/28/12 10:00pm

Best of the Week: September 22-28, 2012

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER YOU STEAL A PLANET-SIZED SPACESHIP? | Just one of the brand new images from Framestore that are waiting for you to turn them into a story. It's time to create Chapter two of our "concept art writing prompt" adventure. See more images and details here. » 9/30/12 7:00pm 9/30/12 7:00pm