21 Pictures that Sum Up the Whole History of Science Fiction

Science fiction is the genre of ideas — but it's also given us some unforgettable pictures along the way. Every era in science fiction's history has shown us a new vision of the strange and futuristic, and one image can spawn a million reflections in your mind's eye. » 11/20/12 10:29am 11/20/12 10:29am

3 awesome depictions of the golem in art

Halloween is here, and although Frankenstein get all the press, we're going to showcase a lesser known (but no less distinguished) manmade man: the golem! Here are some portrayals of this Hebrew homunculus in film, comics, and music. » 10/31/10 9:55am 10/31/10 9:55am

A Story About Computer Failure Came Before The First Robot Conquest…

This year is the 100th anniversary of the first story about the Internet going wrong. E.M. Forster (better known for A Passage To India) wrote "The Machine Stops" in 1909, and you can read it online. » 11/18/09 8:30am 11/18/09 8:30am