This Gallery Of Supernatural Fan Art Reveals A Behind-The-Scenes Story

We lost a member of our community today, io9-commenter and O-deck mainstay, §erenada. As we looked through her commenting and posting history, we uncovered this lovely gallery of artwork she did detailing one of Supernatural's offscreen stories which we're sharing with you now. » 1/13/15 4:20pm 1/13/15 4:20pm

If You Read One Thing About Peter Matthiessen Today, Let it be This

Esteemed writer and naturalist Peter Matthiessen, hailed by paleontologist Stephen Jay Gould as "our greatest modern nature writer in the lyrical tradition," died yesterday at his home in Sagaponack, N.Y. He was 86. » 4/06/14 3:00pm 4/06/14 3:00pm

In memory of the men and women who lost their lives in the quest for space exploration. NASA Administrator Charles Bolden participates in a wreath laying ceremony as part of NASA's Day of Remembrance, Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at Arlington National Cemetery. » 2/01/14 7:00pm 2/01/14 7:00pm

Lost Girl's fourth season starts with an "Ohhhhhh my!"

Lost Girl has returned! And oh what a delirious mess it continues to be, now with 100 percent more George Takei (and roughly the same amount of overacting). » 1/14/14 9:54am 1/14/14 9:54am

Remembering the Crew of Space Shuttle Columbia

Ten years ago today, we lost Space Shuttle Columbia and her crew. Here, Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin salutes as NASA Administrator Charles Bolden looks on, during a wreath laying ceremony held in the crew's memory today at Arlington National Cemetery. A public memorial service was also held at Kennedy Space Center… » 2/01/13 1:20pm 2/01/13 1:20pm

The final blog post of Satoshi Kon

Paprika and Paranoia Agent director Satoshi Kon passed away this week, but before he died, he wrote a final blog post to his friends, family, and anime colleagues. » 8/29/10 8:10am 8/29/10 8:10am

Famed underground comic scribe Harvey Pekar dead at 70

Indie comics king Harvey Pekar died today in his Cleveland home. Pekar was famous for his long-running autobiographical series American Splendor, in which he critiqued the doldrums of life. In 2003, American Splendor became an acclaimed film starring Paul Giamatti. » 7/12/10 9:30am 7/12/10 9:30am

Remembering Golden Age Science Fiction Author William Tenn

Phllip Klass, who wrote under the pseudonym William Tenn, was the author of off-kilter, humorous Golden Age stories like "On Venus, Have We Got a Rabbi" and "Venus and the Seven Sexes." He died Sunday at the age of 89. » 2/08/10 1:30pm 2/08/10 1:30pm

Why Kirby Will Always Be The King

92 years ago today, Jack Kirby was born, and the worlds of sci-fi, fantasy and entertainment would never be the same. Here are just some of the characters he created, and reasons why he was called the King of Comics. » 8/28/09 10:27am 8/28/09 10:27am