China Miéville's Embassytown makes the Duran Duran Book Club

If you like the 1980s pop group Duran Duran, you'll also love China Miéville's latest novel, Embassytown. At least, Embassytown is the latest pick from Duran Duran's Simon Le Bon, who writes a passionate (and awesome) defense of reading science fiction: » 8/10/11 9:30am 8/10/11 9:30am

15 melodious and magnificent musical fembots

Science fiction, pop music, and reality are chock full o' artificial intelligences that can carry a tune. Here's an entire roster of fantastic singing she-bots who can croon circles around The Rock-A-Fire Explosion.
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In this iconic video by music video director Chris Cunningham, Iceland's de facto ambassador goes…

The Secret Connection Between Highlander And Duran Duran

Long before directors like Spike Jonze and Michel Gondry made the jump from music videos to movies, Russell Mulcahy innovated on MTV and directed Highlander. What would movies even look like without him? » 10/27/09 11:45am 10/27/09 11:45am