Everything you need to know about spotting (and not frakking) a Cylon

Life in the Colonial Space Fleet is tough. Supplies are low, child-trafficking is rampant, and the Cylons bent on destroying all of humanity are somehow able to disguise themselves as human. They could be anybody! Thus, the Caprica Colonial Fleet Training Series is proud to offer the above PSA to help you, the regular … » 2/27/13 2:40pm 2/27/13 2:40pm

If this robot is any indicator, the Cylons' first steps were extremely…

Researchers at Japan's Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology recently released footage of their HRP-4C humanoid (which is best known for its forays into pop stardom) enjoying an experimental test stroll last year. They walk shuffle among us! » 6/11/11 11:00am 6/11/11 11:00am

"Tonight I'm Frakking You" is your new scifi dance single

This video is just plain adorkable. It's like a Ke$ha song for scifi fans, complete with rapping from Big Bang Theory's Raj and Caprica's Zoe doing Princess Leia cosplay. Admittedly it's not quite as great as "Fuck Me Ray Bradbury," but then pretty much nothing is. [via Break Originals] » 2/17/11 10:33pm 2/17/11 10:33pm

Cosplay on acid — the weirdly redundant art of dimestore scifi costumes

Vintage department store costumes followed a strangely predictable formula: soulless plastic mask + psychedelic torso art with the character's face again (for absolutely no reason). Here are some of your favorite scifi characters looking like narcissistic lunatics. First off, we have the Alien. It's like he was his own … » 8/18/10 2:55pm 8/18/10 2:55pm