10 mind control clichés (and how to avoid them)

Mind control yarns are a staple of science fiction, but they tend to fall back on the same tropes. Fortunately for you, I've developed a character that blows all those tried-and-true formulas to smithereens. Join us as we reinvent the mind control tale. » 8/31/11 10:15am 8/31/11 10:15am

10 Greatest Mentally Ill Superheroes

You don't have to be crazy to put on a shiny costume and battle evil - but it doesn't hurt. Here's our list of the ten most awesomely insane superheroes. Ever. » 7/12/11 10:00am 7/12/11 10:00am

What is the most scientifically plausible superpower?

We all know that superheroes like Superman or Thor are completely impossible. But just for the sake of argument, are there any superpowers that could actually exist in the real world? We assembled a panel of experts to find out. » 6/13/11 4:23pm 6/13/11 4:23pm

James McAvoy Cast As Charles Xavier In X-Men First Class

It's official: James McAvoy has signed on to play Professor X in the new X-Men prequel, directed by Kick-Ass' Matthew Vaughn. Which means we'll be getting to know a much, much younger Charles Xavier. » 5/28/10 7:00am 5/28/10 7:00am

Top 10 Greatest Mentally Ill Superheroes

You don't have to be crazy to put on a shiny costume and battle evil - but it doesn't hurt. Here's our list of the ten most awesomely insane superheroes. Ever. » 4/28/09 3:00pm 4/28/09 3:00pm