The Cylons' Secret Weakness: Microwave Ovens!

Galactica 1980 is full of ridiculous things, including the Battlestar Galactica crew giving a small child a mind-control device. And trying to team up with the Nazis. But nothing is as ludicrous as this scene, where a Cylon centurion comes too close to its most deadly nemesis: a microwave oven. » 7/27/12 8:29pm 7/27/12 8:29pm

What Science Fiction Characters Wear for Halloween

Still stumped on a Halloween costume idea? Maybe you can take your cue from these Halloween-loving characters from science fiction and fantasy. Check out what these folks wear to celebrate the season of horror. » 10/15/09 4:03pm 10/15/09 4:03pm

We Love The 80s With Galactica 1980

It's the revival you never thought you'd see: Galactica 1980, the short-lived disco-era revamp of the original Battlestar Galactica, is back in a new comic by Marc Guggenheim and Cesar Rezik. Click through for a preview of the opening pages. » 9/15/09 3:30pm 9/15/09 3:30pm

Why Can't We Let Go Of Our Past?

Looking through a copy of the comic catalog Previews recently, I realized how many canceled TV shows have been spun off into ongoing comic series: Buffy, Farscape, Jericho, even Galactica 1980... Why can't we say goodbye to things we love? » 8/23/09 12:00pm 8/23/09 12:00pm

The Battlestar Galactica Revival You Never Saw Coming (1)

Galactica: 1980 is coming back from the television grave - or, at least, from almost 30 years ago - courtesy of Green Lantern movie writer Marc Guggenheim and comic publisher Dynamite Entertainment. » 6/21/09 7:00am 6/21/09 7:00am

Our Alien Origins: 21 Panspermia Tales

Planet Earth might be home sweet home, but is it really humanity's birthplace? We explore science fiction stories where humans come from everywhere but Earth, be it by colonization, alien experiments, or good old-fashioned panspermia. » 2/01/09 2:00pm 2/01/09 2:00pm

Look What Happened The Last Time Galactica Found Earth

This scene from Galactica 1980 gave me some weird nightmares when I was a kid, and it still creeps me out now. Every time people discuss what will happen when the new Battlestar Galactica finally reaches Earth, this scene flashes before my eyes, and I shudder. So I thought I would share it with you. Seriously: what… » 5/13/08 5:00pm 5/13/08 5:00pm