Video reveals incredible "acrobat" and "hunter" birds in flight

Not all birds fly the same way. Hardly a revolutionary statement (you don't need a firm grasp of biomechanics to recognize that a sparrow gets around differently than an albatross). But things get more interesting when you stop to examine the differences. » 8/16/13 4:00pm 8/16/13 4:00pm

When will we see Star Trek 3? And will we ever see The Incredibles 2?

Damon Lindelof discusses the early, early status of Star Trek 3. Check out a video update from Godzilla director Gareth Edwards. Breaking Bad's Mark Margolis discusses his role as a fallen angel in Darren Aronofsky's Noah. Brad Bird won't rule out The Incredibles 2. Plus a final preview for this week's big Doctor Who » 5/17/13 6:00am 5/17/13 6:00am

A first look at the new issue of DC Comics' Phantom Stranger

Here's an exclusive sneak peek at next week's issue of The Phantom Stranger, which stars both DC Comics' enigmatic supernatural drifter and the Teen Titans' stalwart nemesis Trigon. And just who is that raven-haired woman on the fourth page? This issue hits stands next Wednesday, October 10. Here's the rundown: » 10/05/12 8:45am 10/05/12 8:45am

Artwork from scrapped Nightwing cartoon shows off DC heroes, Legend of…

Several years back, Legend of Korra director and artist Ki Hyun Ryu created character designs for an animated series starring Batman's sidekick Dick Grayson, who usually goes by the crime-fighting moniker Nightwing. Even though this series never went anywhere — and Cartoon Network went with Young Justice instead — Ryu » 8/06/12 8:35am 8/06/12 8:35am

Teen Titans Go! could be the silliest DC animated show yet

Did you enjoy the funny New Teen Titans shorts spread throughout the past few months of DC Nation on Saturday mornings? Then there's good news — they're getting their own full fledged series this fall. » 7/18/12 6:40am 7/18/12 6:40am

33 Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies that Could Rock Your Summer

This year's summer movies just won't let up. There's Joss Whedon's Avengers, Chris Nolan's third Batman film, and Ridley Scott's long-awaited return to space horror. Plus maybe a dozen other movies that look like they could be totally fantastic. Here's our complete list of 32 movies coming out between now and… » 4/23/12 2:13pm 4/23/12 2:13pm

Watch Jennifer Lawrence endure 7 hours of half-naked agony for X-Men:…

Watch as the lovely Jennifer Lawrence is transformed into the scaly blue mutant Mystique, in this exclusive behind-the-scenes video from X-Men: First Class. » 8/29/11 1:31pm 8/29/11 1:31pm

Should we create animals with human-like intelligence?

Should apes and other animals accompany humans on their path to transcending biological limitations? Many scientists and philosophers say no. But futurist George Dvorsky has published a thought-provoking article championing animal enhancement, arguing that the opportunity to do so represents a bioethical imperative. » 8/01/11 12:59pm 8/01/11 12:59pm

The Teen Titans' Raven is getting her own TV series

With Smallville wrapping up this spring, the CW is looking for a replacement for the long-running superhero drama. It looks like they've found an unlikely candidate — the spell-casting empath Raven from the Teen Titans. » 12/04/10 9:45am 12/04/10 9:45am

Viggo Mortenson As The Father Of Science Fiction?

Sylvester Stallone wants Viggo Mortensen to pick up the pen and cavort with ravens in a film he's directing about the life of Edgar Allan Poe. Long known for his dark horror, fantasy and detective tales, Poe also created the first futuristic dystopia in fiction. » 11/14/07 12:30pm 11/14/07 12:30pm